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Top 30 Motivational Real Estate Quotes Will Change Your Life

This list of 30 real estate quotes will inspire, encourage and motivate you to quit procrastinating and start working on your aspirations. Let's get started.

January 4, 2022

Sometimes all you need is a jolt of confidence or inspiration. It is difficult to sell and acquire real estate. But if it’s something you’re passionate about, you can’t fathom doing anything else. Still, a few things will refuel your enthusiasm like a good motivational real estate quotation, so RealEstate-Prep compiled a list of 30 real estate quotes to keep you motivated.

First Words

Everybody has ideas and aspirations, but most of us have no idea how to make them a reality. Or, at least, we don’t believe we do. For some reason, we can’t believe that the voice within our heads knows what it’s talking about.

The irony is that most of us spend more time daydreaming about how to attain our objectives (and what it will feel like once we’ve accomplished them) than we do thinking about or doing anything else. BUT WE RARELY (IF AT ALL) TAKE ACTION TO MAKE OUR THOUGHTS AND DREAMS COME TRUE. So nothing ever changes, and we wonder why we are never satisfied… What exactly are we doing!?

The moral of the story is that if you want to alter your life, you must take action. If you want to invest in real estate, you’ve come to the perfect place. Here are 30 positive real estate inspirational quotes that (hopefully) motivate you to quit procrastinating and start working on your aspirations. Save real estate quote that inspires you, encourages you, or makes you laugh.

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Top 30 Motivational Real Estate Quotes Will Change Your Life


“Real estate cannot be lost or stolen, nor can it be carried away. Purchased with common sense, paid for in full, and managed with reasonable care, it is about the safest investment in the world.”

Franklin D. Roosevelt


“Owning a home is a keystone of wealth…both financial affluence and emotional security.”

Suze Orman


“Landlords grow rich in their sleep.”

John Stuart Mill


“Ninety percent of all millionaires become so through owning real estate.”

Andrew Carnegie


“The major fortunes in America have been made inland.”

John D. Rockefeller


“Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.”

John Rohn


“The way we see it, real wealth means having the money and the freedom to live life on your terms.”

Rich Fettke, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of RealWealth


“I would give a thousand furlongs of sea for an acre of barren ground.”



“Buying real estate is not only the best way, the quickest way, the safest way but the only way to become wealthy.”

Marshall Field

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“The best investment on Earth is earth.”

Louis Glickman, American Business Executive


“Real estate is an imperishable asset, ever-increasing in value. It is the most solid security that human ingenuity has devised. It is the basis of all security and about the only indestructible security.”

Russell Sage (August 4, 1816 – July 22, 1906), financier, railroad executive, and Whig politician from New York, United States.


“It’s tangible, it’s solid, it’s beautiful. It’s artistic, from my standpoint, and I just love real estate.”

Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States of America


“He is not a full man who does not own a piece of land.”



“Buy land, they’re not making it anymore.”

Mark Twain


“Success in real estate starts when you believe you are worthy of it.”

Michael Ferrara


“[Real estate] is like Jack and the Beanstalk’s goose that lays golden eggs. It’s something that pays you month after month, whether you are working or not.”

Kathy Fettke, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of RealWealth


“If you don’t like where you are, move. You are not a tree.”

Jim Rohn, American entrepreneur, author, and motivational speaker


“The bottom line: investing in real estate is smart because property is tangible. People always have, and always will need shelter. This means it is very unlikely that our need for shelter (ie: buying or renting homes) will ever go away.”

Kathy Fettke, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of RealWealth


“If you can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.”

Stephen King


“When one door closes, buy another one and open it yourself.”


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“The most important quality for an investor is temperament, not intellect… You need a temperament that neither derives great pleasure from being with the crowd nor against the crowd.”

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Warren Buffett


“But land is land, and it’s safer than the stocks and bonds of Wall Street swindlers”

Eugene O’Neill


“Buy on the fringe and wait. Buy land near a growing city! Buy real estate when other people want to sell. Hold what you buy!”

John Jacob Astor


“Land monopoly is not only monopoly, but it is by far the greatest of monopolies; it is a perpetual monopoly, and it is the mother of all other forms of monopoly.”

Winston Churchill


“What we call real estate – the solid ground to build a house on – is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests.”

Nathaniel Hawthorne


“When you invest, you are buying a day that you don’t have to work.”

Aya Laraya


“You cannot afford to live in potential for the rest of your life, at some point, you have to unleash the potential and make your move.”

Eric Thomas


“Don’t wait to buy real estate, buy real estate and wait.”

Will Rogers, actor


“In the real estate business you learn more about people and you learn more about community issues, you learn more about life, you learn more about the impact of government, probably than any other profession that I know of.”

Jhonny Isakson


And last, but not least real estate quote…

“You are not buying a house, you are buying a lifestyle.”



Final Words

Use these 30 motivational real estate quotes to stay inspired and focused on your long-term goals. Discover why so many individuals continue to invest in real estate. Check out the finest real estate investment books and podcasts for 2021 as well. Check to see if real estate investment is a good fit for you!

We hope you loved those quotes as much as we did. Hopefully, you will be able to return to this article throughout the year to re-inspire yourself, or better yet, memorize them so that you will always have them as a source of inspiration inside you.

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