Source of Motivations
Each and every one of us has dealt with the struggle to find motivation at some point in our lives, whether it is regarding our job, education, or personal relationships. If we observe closely, we will see that the motivation which we seek is actually all around us, and comes in many different shapes and forms. Motivation can come through something as simple as a famous inspirational quote, a movie we have watched, an inspiring song, or a book. However, if we think about it, the biggest form of motivation which we can receive are the uplifting words of encouragement from someone else, especially someone who has already experienced what we are currently going through in life.
Personal Life Experiences
Most motivational speakers connect with their audiences by sharing their personal life experiences with them, which include valuable lessons about overcoming hardships and challenges, and staying true to your dreams throughout your journey to success. Listening to how the speaker has experienced difficult times, yet has managed to find the strength to achieve success, may actually give hope to others to pursue their goals with the same passion and dedication. Motivational speakers inspire listeners to find purpose and meaning in their life, which helps them take action and see the world from a new perspective.
Great Motivational Speakers in World
There are numerous great motivational speakers throughout the world, who have managed to inspire audiences into finding a purpose and direction for their lives. The top 10 motivational speakers who should be mentioned in this context are as follows:
1- Nick Vujicic
Nick Vujicic is an Australian motivational speaker, with a rare disorder called Phocomelia, basically meaning that he was born without limbs. Despite this adversity, he was able to become a motivational speaker and act as a source of inspiration for millions of people worldwide, start a non-profit organization “Life without Limbs”, and his own motivational speaking company. In his seminars, Vujicic teaches the importance of determination and never giving up. He stresses the value of not focusing on what you cannot do, instead focus in life on what you can control and what you can do.
2- Eric Thomas
Eric Thomas is another motivational speaker who is a true source of inspiration and someone who has managed to work their way to the top from humble origins. Despite being a high school dropout and a homeless man for some time, Eric was not discouraged and continued to struggle, until he had climbed to the pinnacle of success. He is probably one of the most passionate motivational speakers ever. In his speeches, Eric talks about how accomplishing your definition of success may take several years. But if you are truly committed to your goals and willing to make the necessary sacrifices, ultimately one day you will emerge successful.
3- Jim Rohn
Jim Rohn has helped many people achieve success, including his fellow motivational speaker Anthony Robbins. Jim initially led a mediocre life as a clerk, however after attending a lecture on entrepreneurship, he decided to start his own business. After once speaking at a Rotary Club, he turned out to be quite good at public speaking, so he decided to pursue motivational speaking as a career. Jim is known for his powerful speeches, which are so inspiring that after listening to them, you are more than ready to get out there and make your dreams come true.
4- Tony Robbins
Anthony Robbins is a highly passionate motivational speaker, who loves helping people achieve their goals and getting more fulfillment out of their lives. He once stated: “Long ago, I realized that success leaves clues, and that people who produce outstanding results do specific things to create those results.” He begins his speeches by starting with what to you want to accomplish in your life and why do you want to achieve that goal. Then, Robbins goes into more detail about techniques and concepts that can help you accomplish those goals.
5- Les Brown
Les Brown is renowned among the best keynote speakers of the world. In his motivational speeches, he focuses on the importance of having a strong belief in yourself. He also stresses on the need to be bold and having supreme self-confidence. Brown also believes many people that set goals are setting their bar too low. In one of his speeches, he stated: “Most people fail in life not because they aim to high and miss. But, because they aim to low and hit.” Nowadays, Les is a huge success and is highly dedicated to helping others overcome the hardships in their lives.
6- Brian Tracy
Brian Tracy is the CEO of Brian Tracy International, a company that aims to help individuals and organizations develop, train and grow. Brian’s ultimate goal is to help other people achieve their goals more efficiently and be able to utilize their full potential. His speeches are informative, enjoyable, and entertaining, and he has a wonderful ability to customize each talk for his particular audience. Brian presents a variety of great ideas and strategies, blended with facts, humor, insights and practical concepts, which audience members can immediately relate to and apply to get better results.
7- Jack Canfield
Jack Canfield is an American author, motivational speaker, seminar leader, corporate trainer, and entrepreneur. From shaping the young minds of tomorrow as a teacher, to being one of the greatest motivational speakers and best-selling authors of all time, Jack has really attained the highest level of progress during his career. His most famous publication, “Chicken Soup for the Soul” has sold millions, and he is also the Guinness World Record holder for simultaneously having seven books on the New York Times list of best-sellers. With his personal guidance, he aims to help people from different walks of life discover their life purpose, prioritize their goals, and discover the proven steps to achieving anything they want.
8- Wayne Dyer
Wayne Walter Dyer was an American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. His first book, Your Erroneous Zones, is one of the best-selling books of all time, with an estimated 35 million copies sold to date. Despite having a difficult childhood, spent in orphanages and foster homes, he overcame various challenges to make his dream come true and spent most of his life showing others how to do the same. The main message which he presented in his motivational speeches was that every person has the potential to live an extraordinary life, and it is possible for every person to achieve their deepest desires, if they honor their inner divinity and make a conscious choice to live from their “Highest Self.”
9- Chris Gardner
Chris Gardner is an American businessman, investor, stockbroker, motivational speaker, author, and philanthropist. Chris has the extraordinary ability to motivate, inspire, and engage his audience. In his motivational speeches, he encourages his audiences to see the good and beauty in this world, as he guides them to use his life journey to gain an insight into their own. He has passed through several difficult stages in his life, as he was homeless and unemployed at one point, and had to live on the street with his young son. His continuous struggle and unparalleled determination to achieve success serves as an example for his audiences, and a movie called “The Pursuit of Happiness” has also been made to portray his life story.
10- Zig Ziglar
Zig Ziglar was another amazing speaker, who has passed away, but has left a huge following behind him. He was an American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. He started his career in sales but at the urging of a mentor, he turned his charismatic speaking, as well as inspirational and humorous story telling abilities into a full time motivational public speaking and corporate sales training career. He made an indelible mark on the hearts and minds of countless business and sales professionals during his motivational speeches.
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