Breakthrough Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old breakthrough quotes, breakthrough sayings, and breakthrough proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

All personal breakthroughs begin with a change in beliefs. Anthony Robbins
Breakthrough is how to distinguish a leader and who followed. Steve Jobs
Brokenness is often the road to breakthrough. Be encouraged. Tony Evans
Great breakthroughs are always followed by great catastrophes. Rosalia de Castro
You have to push through every difficulty to have a breakthrough. Lailah Gifty Akita
All significant breakthroughs are break -"withs" old ways of thinking. Thomas Kuhn
A breakthrough occurs when you recognize, you are more energy than matter. Caroline Myss
Breakthroughs, in art, in culture, in personality, come when tackling the unexpected. Lynda Obst
Sometimes our breakthrough begins when we refuse to be impressed with the size of our problem. Bill Johnson
The emotion at the point of technical breakthrough is better than wine, women and song put together. Richard Hamming
Almost every significant breakthrough is the result of a courageous break with traditional ways of thinking. Stephen Covey
My breakthrough came very late in life, really only starting when I was 50...I had the strength for new deeds and ideas. Edvard Munch
Sometimes when you are the closest to your breakthrough the pressure is the greatest. You have come too far to give up now! Joyce Meyer
Launching a breakthrough idea is like shooting skeet. People's needs change, so you must aim well ahead of the target to hit it. Ray Kurzweil
The most exciting breakthroughs of the 21st century will not occur because of technology but because of an expanding concept of what it means to be human. John Naisbitt
To have a breakthrough, you must consciously connect with the invisible forces that are everywhere around you, urging you to go beyond your old conditioning. Deepak Chopra
The biggest breakthroughs in consciousness occur when things are difficult; when we have a choice to fall to the worst of ourselves or rise to the best of ourselves. Yehuda Berg
We all hope for breakthrough rebirth moments. When you're headed for a breakthrough moment, it's kind of scary because you say, 'If I break through then I have to make great change in my life.' Dane Cook
We can be creative and generate new breakthroughs, if we're willing to work with ideas from the pool of history - both distant and more recent - despite the potential for our experiments to fail. Doug Dawson
Every time you have a major breakthrough in self-knowledge, and see the way the divine works within your own psyche, external events, and interior experiences of the divine, you are transformed in some degree. Thomas Keating
When you realize that the real breakthroughs come from levels of higher consciousness, then you also realize that the achievement of maturity and wisdom is the most powerful generator of new beginnings possible. Marianne Williamson
The great breakthrough in your life comes when you realize that you can learn anything you need to learn to accomplish any goal that you set for yourself. This means there are no limits on what you can be, have or do. Brian Tracy
When there's ever a breakthrough, a true breakthrough, you can go back and find a time period when the consensus was 'well, that's nonsense!' so what that means is that a true creative researcher has to have confidence in nonsense. Burt Rutan
The nature of a breakthrough is for you to stand on what you've gotten, what you've loved, what's been important to you, what's touched you, what's inspired you, what's turned your life on; to stand on the value you've already created for yourself and look out at the possibility for being alive that opens up, like a freedom, in front of you. Werner Erhard
Any breakdown is a breakthrough. Marshall McLuhan
There is no breakthrough without a breakdown. Tony Robbins
Breakthrough happened around me when breakup happened within me. Jack W. Hayford
The longevity of success depends on how well you manage your breakthroughs Constance Chuks Friday
Breakthrough ideas usually come from guys who look like they're hallucinating Ben Horowitz
To have a major breakthrough in policy, you have to be able to stop and think. Newt Gingrich
When you are tempted to give up, your breakthrough is probably just around the corner. Joyce Meyer
Big breakthroughs happen when what is suddenly possible meets what is desperately needed Thomas Friedman
You never know how close you are to a breakthrough. It may be right around the corner. Don't quit! Joyce Meyer
When will we make the same breakthroughs in the way we treat each other as we have made in technology? Theodore Zeldin
Nearly every major breakthrough innovation has been preceded by a string of failed or misguided executions. Frans Johansson
For anyone that's ever had a musical breakthrough in their career, it's always followed by the departure period right after. Questlove
Real breakthroughs are not found because you want to develop some new technology, but because you are curious and want to find out how the world is. Anton Zeilinger
The actual breakthrough in the privacy of the studio, when one dares to apply paint in a new manner, is a solitary thrill, dependent upon no one else. Mary Carroll Nelson
All personal breakthroughs being with a change in beliefs. So how do we change? The most effective way is to get your brain to associate massive pain to the old belief. Tony Robbins
Even in the dark times between experimental breakthroughs, there always continues a steady evolution of theoretical ideas, leading almost imperceptibly to changes in previous beliefs. Steven Weinberg
There is not ultimate breakthrough; what we find in the development of a creative life is an open-ended series of provisional breakthroughs. In this journey there is no endpoint, because it is the journey into the soul. Stephen Nachmanovitch
This is what happens with a breakthrough. The first ones through the door often get bruised if not broken. Eventually, with a little political acumen and racial sensitivity and a lot of hard work, a smooth new place can emerge. Gwen Ifill