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Looking for inspirational quotes on finding the right balance in life? We have rounded up the best collection of balance quotes, sayings, captions, status. (with images and pictures) to encourage you to maintain equilibrium in all aspects of life.


  1. “Balance. The Ultimate Goal.”- Ricky Lankford
  2. “Extremes are easy. Strive for balance.” — Colin Wright
  3. “Everything in life… has to have balance.” — Donna Karan
  4. “Life is a balance between holding on and letting go.” – Rumi
  5. “Balance isn’t something you achieve “someday”.” – Nick Vujicic
  6. “Moderate in order to taste the joys of life in abundance.” – Epicurus
  7. “Live a life that is well balanced; don’t do things in excess.” – Daniel Smith
  8. “Balance is not something you find, it’s something you create.” – Jana Kingsford
  9. “The secret to life is finding the right balance to everything you do…” – Unknown
  10. “It is not the weight of things that matters. It is all about our balance within.” – Unknown
  11. “Work, love and play are the great balance wheels of man’s being.” – Orison Swett Marden
  12. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” — Albert Einstein
  13. “Achieve balance through the combined conscious states of the heart and mind.” – Steven Redhead
  14. “There is no such thing as work-life balance – it is all life. The balance has to be within you.” – Sadhguru
  15. “Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony.” – Thomas Merton
  16. “We come into this world head first and go out feet first; in between, it is all a matter of balance.” – Paul Boese
  17. “Live a life that is well balanced; don’t do things in excess.” – Daniel Smith, Banned Subconscious Mind Secrets
  18. “The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.” – Zig Ziglar
  19. “The calm and balanced mind is the strong and great mind; the hurried and agitated mind is the weak one.” – Wallace D.
  20. “Balance is key, without balance there’s conflict , a battle between positivity and negativity.” – Brian Benjamin Sotomayor
  21. “A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your step as you walk the tightrope of life.” – William A Ward
  22. “Happiness depends on how you balance your life’s equations between positive and negative experiences and attitudes.” –Kall
  23. “Balance your thoughts with action. If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done.” – Bruce Lee
  24. “A good relationship requires Balance. Two people who equal other out and are there for each other no matter what.” – Unknown
  25. “Time and balance the two most difficult things to have control over, yet they are both the things that we do control.” – Catherine Pulsifer
  26. “You need a balance in life between dealing with what’s going on inside and not being so absorbed in yourself that it takes over.” – Nigella Lawson
  27. “Balance is the key to everything. What we do, think, say, eat, feel, they all require awareness and through this awareness we can grow.” – Koi Fresco
  28. “So divinely is the world organized that every one of us, in our place and time, is in balance with everything else.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  29. Life is about balance. Be kind, but don’t let people abuse you. Trust, but don’t be deceived. Be content, but never stop improving yourself.” – Unknown
  30. “Balance is not better time management, but better boundary management. Balance means making choices and en
    joying those choices.” – Betsy Jacobson
  31. “Nature is about balance. All the world comes in pairs – Yin and Yang, right and wrong, men and women; what’s pleasure without pain?” – Angelina Jolie
  32. “Balance, peace, and joy are the fruit of a successful life. It starts with recognizing your talents and finding ways to serve others by using them.” – Thomas Kinkade
  33. “Joy lifts us up into the heavens, while grief pulls us down into the earth, and in this way they both help us maintain our emotional balance.” – Jessica Moore
  34. “Be aware of wonder. Live a balanced life – learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some.” – Robert Fulgham
  35. “But you do have choices about how you spend your time. Balancing what you need to do with what you want to do can lead to happiness and success.” – Stephen Hall
  36. “Fortunate, indeed, is the man who takes exactly the right measure of himself and holds a just balance between what he can acquire and what he can use.” – Peter Latham
  37. “Self-esteem is a matter of balance. Too much can tip over into haughtiness, arrogance, and the inability to admit when we have gone wrong.” – Alan Schmidt, Confidence
  38. “He felt that there is a loose balance of good and evil, and that the art of living consists in getting the greatest good out of the greatest evil.” – Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
  39. “In all aspects of our lives balance is key. Doing one thing too much can cause upset, like the old saying goes, everything in moderation is the secret!” – Catherine Pulsifer, Balance of Life
  40. “The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.” – Euripides
  41. “Self-care is, fundamentally, about bringing balance back to a life that has grown imbalanced from too many commitments or responsibilities.” – Robyn L. Gobin, The self-care prescription
  42. “Balance is a feeling derived from being whole and complete; it’s a sense of harmony. It is essential to maintaining quality in life and work.” – Joshua Osenga, 12 years a Cubicle Slave
  43. “Pursuing your goal is in a sense, fired by internal motivation. Hence, you need a source of external motivation to keep things in balance.” – Ben Robinson, How To Become And Stay Motivated
  44. “We need to introduce a little balance into your life. Part of this balance means not missing out on some of the marvels of life around you, the fun, some excitement, or other challenges in life.” – Catherine Pulsifer
  45. “Too much of one thing can end up creating stress; this is something that no one needs in their life. But living a life in balance can provide harmony and peace.” – Catherine Pulsifer, Birthday Wishes For A Best Friend
  46. “Understand that building self-confidence is all about striking a balance in your life. The right amount of confidence can help a great deal in achieving what you want.” – Angel Graff, Self Esteem: Self Confidence
  47. “The more often you decline invitations to spend time with friends or family because you are too busy with either work or other activities, the more you should realize that your life is not in balance.” – Byron Pulsifer, Balanced Life
  48. “What I dream of is an art of balance.” – Henri Matisse
  49. “Next to love, balance is the most important thing.” – John Wooden
  50. “Don’t work so hard that you forget to enjoy your life.” – Akiroq Brost
  51. “Don’t get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.” – Dolly Parton
  52. “I see a world on the edge of a blade. Without balance, it will fall.” – Victoria Aveyard
  53. “Balancing goals with inner peace is hard to achieve, but worth pursuing.” – Trupti Patil
  54. “Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.” – Donny Kaye
  55. “We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own ‘to do’ list.” – Michelle Obama
  56. “I’ve learned that you can’t have everything and do everything at the same time.” – Oprah Winfrey
  57. “When in doubt, choose the kids. There will be plenty of time later to choose work.” – Anna Quindlen
  58. “The key is not to prioritize what’s on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.” – Stephen R. Covey
  59. “I have the feeling that in a balanced life one should die penniless. The trick is dismantling.” – Art Garfunkel
  60. “It’s all about quality of life and finding a happy balance between work and friends and family.” — Philip Green
  61. “Most of us spend too much time on what is urgent and not enough time on what is important.” — Stephen R. Covey
  62. “You will never feel truly satisfied by work until you are satisfied by life.” — Heather Schuck, ‘The Working Mom Manifesto’, 2013
  63. “If we are stressed out, we won’t be ‘joyful mothers of children.’ Balance is key.” – Katherine Leigh, 3 Weeks to an Organized Homeschool
  64. “A good method of juggling different tasks is to always balance the short and long term tasks.” – Gretchen Pilar, Overcoming Laziness
  65. “Problems arise in that one has to find a balance between what people need from you and what you need for yourself.” – Jessye Norman
  66. “There’s no such thing as work-life balance. There are work-life choices, and you make them, and they have consequences.” – Jack Welch
  67. “We can be sure that the greatest hope for maintaining equilibrium in the face of any situation rests within ourselves.” – Francis J. Braceland
  68. “So divinely is the world organized that every one of us, in our place and time, is in balance with everything else.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  69. “Rest and self-care are so important. When you take time to replenish your spirit, it allows you to serve others from the overflow.” – Eleanor Brownn
  70. “We think, mistakenly, that success is the result of the amount of time we put in at work, instead of the quality of time we put in.” – Arianna Huffington
  71. “I’m not suggesting you deny or suppress your emotions, but just discover for yourself what it takes for you to handle your emotions and stay balanced.” – Wendy Hearn
  72. “Wisdom is your perspective on life, your sense of balance, your understanding of how the various parts and principles apply and relate to each other.” – Steven R. Covey
  73. “Invest in your work-life balance. Time with friends and family is as important as times at work. Getting that out of balance is a path toward unhappiness.” – Stephen Gillett
  74. “The critical part of a balance in life is choosing priorities. If you are trying to balance a family and a career, the choices are complex because both are important.” – Byron Pulsifer
  75. “As parents we often struggle with balancing our desire to make our children happy and setting boundaries.” – Ellen Trump, Frugal Kids: Teach Your Kids To Save, Invest and Spend Wisely
  76. “It’s not about balance, it’s about designing a work-home-family life that makes you feel good. A life you don’t need a vacation from.” – Jacqueline Fisch, Unfussy Mom: simplifying your life
  77. “We have overstretched our personal boundaries and forgotten that true happiness comes from living an authentic life fueled with a sense of purpose and balance.” – Kathleen Hall
  78. “There is no limit to what great and beautiful things the human being can create with the power of a balanced mind that is open to the inspiration of GOD.” – Paul Odafe Akpomukai, Life without Stress and Pain
  79. “I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can’t truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles.” – Zig Ziglar
  80. “Work is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. The other four balls – family, health, friends, integrity – are made of glass. If you drop one of these, it will be irrevocably scuffed, nicked, perhaps even shattered.” – Gary Keller
  81. “Work-life balance, work-life effectiveness, personal and professional satisfaction—or whatever you choose to call it—is not an entitlement or benefit. Your company cannot give it to you. You have to create it for yourself.” – Matthew Kelly
  82. “The consistency in your person from home to work is vitally important so that you are in total balance at all times. Being out of balance means that your true self will start to be confused with what you pretend to be.” – Catherine Pulsifer
  83. “The workplace today is very demanding, and you really can’t have your life as a working mom the way it was before baby. So work-life balance for you should be about trade-offs at one time or the other.” – Grace Essen, Successful Working Mom
  84. “The response through relaxation puts a stop to the overwhelming state of eagerness and brings our body, along with mind into a state of balance. Nervous systems can be brought.” – Mike Mitchell, Mindfulness: Mindfulness For Anxiety Relief
  85. “While it is important to love others unselfishly, it is crucial to find a balance. When we compromise our needs and martyr ourselves to the point of depleting ourselves and neglecting our needs, we become out of balance.” – Jessica Minty, Codependency: Self Confidence
  86. “One of the major issues plaguing human potential in the corporate world today is work-life balance. The term itself diminishes our ability to make the case that work can be a richly rewarding part of a person’s life and should in many ways be personal.” – Matthew Kelly, Off Balanc
  87. “… having a healthy balance is what I strive for, and I can say with confidence that I have been successfully working toward it. It’s been a bit of a rocky road, but without those challenging times, I wouldn’t have been able to learn from it and improve.” – Apryl Zarate Schlueter, Finding Success in Balance
  88. “What most people don’t realize is that marriage is a union of not only to people in regard to the ceremony, the tradition, but also the legality of being married, but also interacting with this other human being in a way that is going to bring balance to both of your lives.” – Cathy Pearson, How To Keep Your Man, And Be His ‘One And Only’
  89. “Perfectly balanced, as all things should be.” – Thanos (Avengers)
  90. “Find balance in life.” ― Unknown
  91. “Self-care is how you take your power back.” ― Lalah Delia
  92. “Be moderate in order to taste the joys of life in abundance.” – Epicurus
  93. “Guide me into wholeness, harmony and balance.” – Psalm 70 (Bible Verses)
  94. “The key to finding a happy balance in modern life is simplicity.” – Unknown
  95. “Balance is the perfect state of still water. Let that be our model.” – Confucius
  96. “The goal is serenity. Balance. Truly finding peace in your own skin.” – Rachel Brathen
  97. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi
  98. “Nature does not take sides, it is just maintaining or restoring the balance.” ― Mihail Militaru
  99. “Faith gives you an inner strength and a sense of balance and perspective in life.” — Gregory Peck
  100. “They are sick that surfeit with too much, as they that starve with nothing.” – William Shakespeare
  101. “It takes balanced life and a firm trust in God to ride the waves of life.” – Martin Uzochukwu Ugwu
  102. “Man maintains his balance, poise, and sense of security only as he is moving forward.” – Maxwell Maltz
  103. “There is no decision that we can make that doesn’t come with some sort of balance or sacrifice.” — Simon Sinek
  104. “Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work.” — Gustave Flaubert
  105. “Anything that’s too much turns adverse. Shift your traits to their neutrality and they become your power.” — Alyaa Sadek
  106. “To know your purpose is to live a life of direction, and in that direction is found peace and tranquility.” — Byron Pulsifer
  107. “When we focus on our blessings it creates an appreciative heart and adds a strong sense of balance to our lives.” – Senora Roy
  108. “The Universe is about maintaining balance, not fairness. It is by means of balance that true fairness exists in the Universe.” – Unknown
  109. “Some days you have salads and go to the gym, some days you eat cupcakes and refuse to put on pants. It’s called balance.” – Unknown

  110. “Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves we give away.” — Barbara De Angelis
  111. “Life is a balance between what we can control and what we cannot. I am learning to live between effort and surrender.” – Danielle Orner
  112. “Justice is balance in human affairs. Balance is wider than justice, since it includes justice and more than justice.” — Orlando Jay Smith
  113. “It’s always about finding the right balance between answering some questions and raising new ones to keep your story going.” – Oren Peli
  114. “Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.” — Helen Keller
  115. “Examples of balance can be found everywhere, even in those places where you least expect them.” – Patrizia Collard, The Mindfulness Bible
  116. “Create a healthy balance, it’s no different than indulging in some cake here and there. Moderation, moderation, moderation!” – Curt Hinson
  117. “Always having to find a balance between the amount of social contact you need to be happy and the amount that makes you stressed out.” – Unknown
  118. “When I am in balance with the vibration of the sun, the moon, the stars and the planets I am ultimately connected to the Universe.” – Debbie A. Anderson
  119. “I balanced all, brought all to mind, The years to come seemed waste of breath, A waste of breath the years behind In balance with this life, this death.” – B. Yeats
  120. “In addition to helping me feel better, healthier and more balanced, psychotherapy brought some unforeseen extra perks I would have never expected.” – Andrew Carley, Know ThySelf
  121. “Life is all about balance. You don’t always need to be getting stuff done. Sometimes it’s perfectly okay, and absolutely necessary, to shut down, kick back, and do nothing.” – Lori Deschene
  122. “At the same time, the work of cultivating mindfulness is also play. It is far too serious to take too seriously — and I say this in all seriousness!” – John Kabat-Zinn, Mindfulness For Beginners
  123. “Sometimes in our relationship to another human being the proper balance of friendship is restored when we put a few grains of impropriety onto our own side of the scale.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
  124. “Our lives are a mixture of different roles. Most of us are doing the best we can to find whatever the right balance is . . . For me, that balance is family, work, and service.” – Hillary Rodham Clinton
  125. “The Buddha taught that we’re not actually in control, which is a pretty scary idea. But when you let things be as they are, you will be much happier, more balanced, compassionate person.” – Pema Chodron
  126. “Spiritual balance is the principle that allows the mind to be still. You cannot expect the world to settle down, everything to work out, in order for you to be happy. You have to get control of your mind.” – Frederick Lenz
  127. “Take some time to learn which opinions you need to value and which ones you simply need to stop listening to. Once you find the balance, you are one step closer to finding that confidence that you long for.” – Frankie Robinson
  128. “Imagine what it would mean if you added positive levels of loyalty, communication, play, forgiveness, unconditional love, a positive attitude, and balance in your life!” – Garry McDaniel, The Dog’s Guide to Your Happiness
  129. “Your beliefs should knock the scale way off balance leaning to the side of love. If the other side is weighed down with worry, guilt, shame, anger or frustration, choose right now to change that!” – Debbie Dixon, Over The Rainbow
  130. “The problem is that technology has become an extra limb for some of us. It’s important to utilize this technology, but at the same time it’s important to know when to take a break from it.” – Alex Broches, Start Living…Now!
  131. “A wise woman recognizes when her life is out of balance and summons the courage to act to correct it, she knows the meaning of true generosity, happiness is the reward for a life lived in harmony, with a courage and grace.” – Suze Orman
  132. “Through substitute activities, therapy, and hard work, grieving individuals can work through their anger and progress to live more balanced lives.” – Valerie Orr, Picking Up the Pieces: Learning to Live Through Grief After the Loss of a Loved One
  133. “The hero is a mind of such balance that no disturbances can shake his will, but pleasantly, and, as it were, merrily, he advances to his own music, alike in frightful alarms and in the tipsy mirth of universal dissoluteness.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  134. “Balance doesn’t mean that you both agree to do things that you hate, or give up things that you love, so that you can co-exist. It means that, while there is always some give and take, achieving balance should not require huge foundational trade-offs.” – Unknown
  135. “You wonder if it is truly possible to enjoy a life where you can ‘Play Longer.’ You wonder if the rat race our society seems to be in is all that there is, and would love to find another way to enjoy life with your family and friends.” – Tara Ross, Work Smarter, Play Longer
  136. “As time progresses, increase the amount of time spent for self-improvement, and less time on the mental junk food. Create a healthy balance, it’s no different than indulging in some cake here and there. Moderation, moderation, moderation!” – Curt Hinson, Sleeping Giant No More
  137. “Getting in balance is not so much about adopting new strategies to change your behaviors, as it is about realigning yourself in all of your thoughts so as to create a balance between what you desire and how you conduct your life on a daily basis.” – Wayne Dyer, Being in Balance
  138. “Like with anything in life, find the balance between too much work and being too lazy; between spending too much and being a scrooge; between being gone all the time and being in each other’s way; between talking each other’s ears off and dead silence.” – Christian Olsen, Marriage Tips
  139. “Balancing on a rope requires skill, steady feet, a steady mind and a sense of weight control. As you can see, the act of balancing consists of several things. Some of these things may be small but at the same time necessary to put the act together. A lot of people find it hard to balance work.” – Unknown
  140. “However, it is one thing to be consumed by your future financial goals, and another thing to be making progress and enjoying the process with a more balanced life by doing what brings you joy.” – Maggie Thompson, Codepency: You’re Codependent – How To Stop Worrying and Love Yourself
  141. “The body benefits from movement and the mind benefits from stillness.” – Sakyong Mipham
  142. “Yoga is about rising to a new level of balance and competence in all aspects of life.” – Sadhguru
  143. “Moderate activity can return us to fitness and continuous training will bring all the forces back in balance.” – Lorena Katz, Productivity: How To Be Productive
  144. “It’s also important to give attention to your health and hygiene. Keep yourself healthy by exercising, eating a balanced diet, and sleeping right.” – Kathleen Rao, Self-Confidence
  145. “In movement there is balance. In balance there is movement. Yoga is all about balance. Within and without. Above, below. Front, behind. Male, female. In, out.” – Mark Whitwell
  146. “One reason I practice meditation is to maintain my own balance and clarity of mind in the face of such huge challenges, and to be able to stay more or less on course through all the weather changes that, as a parent, I encounter day in and day out on this journey.” – Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn, Everyday Blessings


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