Almost everyone has dreams, but there are two kinds of people – the ones who chase their dreams and the ones who chase other people’s dreams.

Are you scared of chasing your dreams? These 17 quotes will spur you on:

1.  “What’s the purpose of living if you don’t go after your dreams?” – Samson Reiny

2. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain

3.  “To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.” – Anatole France

4. “Pay attention to your dreams. They could be telling you things that you need to know.” – Brigitte Nicole

5. “I have had dreams, and I’ve had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.” – Jonas Salk

6. “Any dream worth dreaming, is worth the effort to make it some true.” – Evan Gourley

7. “A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.”  – Lao Tzu

8. “If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.” – Marcel Proust

9. “If you can’t stop thinking about it. Don’t stop working for it.” – Anonymous

10. “Believe in your dreams. There were given to you for a reason.” – Katrina Mayer

11. “If your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big enough.” – Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

12. “Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.” – Napoleon Hill

13. “If you can imagine it, You can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.” – William Arthur Ward

14. “Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.” – Life’s Little Instructions

15. “Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” – Anonymous

16. “If I can dream, I can act. And if I can act, I can become.” – Poh Yu Khing

17. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt