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29 Reaping and Sowing Quotes For Life

You can only reap what you say. Similarly, they say that you need to make hay while the sun shines. If you’re needing some inspiration, then these quotes can help you to keep pushing forward.

Best Reaping and Sowing Quotes

1. Life is like a garden, you reap what you sow.

Paulo Coelho

2. Before the reward there must be labor. You plant before you harvest. You sow in tears before you reap joy.

Ralph Ransom

3. You always reap what you sow; there is no shortcut.

Stephen Covey

4. You reap what you sow: Life is like a boomerang. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy.

Grant M. Bright

5. What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action.

Meister Eckhart

6. Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.

Robert Louis Stevenson

7. Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.

Soren Kierkegaard

8. As a man sow, shall he reap.

Bob Marley

9. When you assess your own life, consider it with the eye of a gardener. Underneath the surface lies rich, fertile soil waiting to nurture the seeds you sow. Even more than you can imagine will grow there if given a chance.

Steve Goodier

10. You’re frustrated because you keep waiting for the blooming of flowers of which you have yet to sow the seeds.

Steve Maraboli

11. What you give you get, ten times over.

Yoruba proverb

12. You’ll never change your life until you change your choices.

Nishan Panwar

13. There would be no advantage to be gained by sowing a field of wheat if the harvest did not return more than was sown.

Napoleon Hill

14. God wants to use you to make other people happy. And the happier you make others, the happier you will be because you reap what you sow.

Joyce Meyer

15. You can’t sow an apple seed and expect to get an avocado tree. The consequences of your life are sown in what you do and how you behave.

Tom Shadyac

16. “If you don’t like what you are reaping, you had better change what you have been sowing.

Jim Rohn

17. Your friend is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving.

Kahlil Gibran

18. As you sow in your subconscious mind, so shall you reap in your body and environment.

Joseph Murphy

19. I inherited that calm from my father, who was a farmer. You sow, you wait for good or bad weather, you harvest, but working is something you always need to do.

Miguel Indurain

20. You must give to get. You must sow the seed, before you can reap the harvest.

Scott Reed

21. In this earth, in this soil, in this pure field let’s not plant any seed other than seeds of compassion and love.


22. He who puts off the light of another had sown the seed of darkness into his own future.

Bamigboye Olurotimi

23. Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson

24. A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.

Proverbs 11:25

25. Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don’t go well.

Jim Rohn

26. We will reap what we sow. When you do good for other people, that’s when God is going to make sure that his abundant blessings overtake you.

Joel Osteen

27. The point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.

Corinthians 9:6

28. My experience shows that those who plant trouble and cultivate evil will harvest the same. A breath from God destroys them. They vanish in a blast of his anger.

Job 4:8-9

29. The law of harvest is to reap more than you sow.

James Allen

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