Thursday Quotes to Make Your Day Awesome

Sometimes, it’s hard to make it to Thursday. It’s the day before the last day of the work week, and it can feel like the last day before a vacation—exciting and exhaustedly monotonous all at the same time. Luckily, Thursday quotes can help you make it through the day with a refreshed, inspired attitude.

From empowerment mantras to laughter-inducing one-liners, here are some of the best Thursday quotes to help get you in the spirit—and maybe even make you feel a little eager to take on the day.

Words of Empowerment

“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.” — Bill Keane

“Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain.” — Vivian Greene

“On a scale from 1 to 10, give yourself an 11.” — Unknown

“There is no better day than today to get started on something, even if it is small.” — Unknown

“Stop waiting for Friday, for summer, for someone to fall in love with you, for life. Happiness is achieved when you stop waiting for it and make the most of the moment you are in now.” — Unknown

Uplifting Quotes

“Every morning you have two choices: continue to sleep with your dreams or wake up and chase them.” — Unknown

“Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.” — Anne Frank

“F.R.I.D.A.Y: Finally take some time for Yourself And Dream a little every day.” — Unknown

“Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow.” — Mary Anne Radmacher

“You can start right where you are and with what you have to create something extraordinary.” — Unknown

Quotes that Will Make You Laugh

“Funny thing about Thursdays, you can’t even use the excuses ‘It’s still early’ or ‘It’s almost the weekend’.” — Unknown

“Thursday is the day I look forward to the least, but when it finally comes it’s like ‘Finally, it’s Thursday!’” — Unknown

“Life was going great until Thursday happened.” — Unknown

“Good morning Thursday! I see you’ve brought that Monday feeling with you again.” — Unknown

Thought-Provoking Quotes

“If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done.” — Bruce Lee

“Don’t get stuck in the planning stage. The universe will reward action takers.” — Unknown

“Thursday is about not just counting down the hours until the weekend, but celebrating the possibility of completing something you’ve been mulling over for some time.” — Unknown

“Celebrate the small opportunities you have to push yourself in the right direction.” — Unknown

“You get what you concentrate on—so concentrate on what you want.” — Unknown

Motivational Quotes

“You can still make something of Thursday, if you focus.” — Unknown

“Live your best life today, and you’ll get your best tomorrow.” — Unknown

“This Thursday I’m choosing to believe in the beauty of new possibilities.” — Unknown

“Thursday is the perfect time to turn over a new leaf and make small mindful changes to the way you live.” — Unknown

“Thursday vibe: great attitude, illuminated perspective, positive outlook.” — Unknown

Words of Wisdom

“You cannot stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” — John Kabat-Zinn

“An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.” — Brian Tracy

“Embrace uncertainty. Some of the most beautiful chapters in our lives won’t have a title until much later.” — Bob Goff

“Rather than wishing this day away, focus on the opportunity it presents.” — Unknown

“Stop wishing it was tomorrow. Thursday can still be amazing!” — Unknown

No matter how strenuous Thursday might seem, these quotes can help you push past the feeling and take the day back. What you focus on expands—so try to focus on the power you have to make something out of today, no matter what kind of mood you’re in.