60 Best Jordan Peterson Quotes on Life And Success

Who Is Jordan Peterson

Jordan Peterson is a Canadian born of psychology teacher, clinical psychologist, YouTube personality. He is best known for his self-help book, 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos. The book had sold over 2 million copies. Peterson started his career as an assistant professor in the psychology department, at Harvard University. He has written numerous books on psychology and self-help. Peterson has characterized himself politically as a "classic British liberal".

Jordan Peterson started his own YouTube channel In 2013. The channel gathered more than 1.8 million subscribers and his videos received more than 65 million views as of August 2018. In 2018, Kelefa Sanneh wrote in the New Yorker that Peterson "is now one of the most influential—and polarizing—public intellectuals in the English-speaking world."

List Of Jordan Peterson Books

  • 12 Rules for Life
  • Beyond Order
  • Maps of Meaning
  • Political Correctness Gone Mad? (Co Author)
  • Peacemaking Among Higher Order Primate
  • Political Correctness: The Munk Debates (Co Author)
  • Summary of 12 Rules For Life: Antidote to Chaos
  • Jordan Peterson Quotes

    Jordan Peterson is considered “the most influential public intellectual in the Western world right now.” Here we have created a collection of 60 motivational quotes of Jordan Peterson on life, responsibility, and success.

    The first: limit the rules. The second: Use the least force necessary to enforce those rules. Jordan Peterson
    Make friends with people who want the best for you. Jordan Peterson
    If you fulfill your obligations everyday you don't need to worry about the future. Jordan Peterson
    What you aim at determines what you see. Jordan Peterson
    Compare yourself to who you were yesterday, not to who someone else is today. Jordan Peterson
    You don't get to choose not to pay a price, you only get to choose which price you pay. Jordan Peterson
    The successful among us delay gratification. The successful among us bargain with the future. Jordan Peterson
    It is better, proverbially, to rule your own spirit than to rule a city. Jordan Peterson
    If you are not willing to be a fool, you can't become a master. Jordan Peterson
    To suffer terribly and to know yourself as the cause: that is Hell. Jordan Peterson
    Perhaps you are overvaluing what you don’t have and undervaluing what you do. Jordan Peterson
    In order to be able to think, you have to risk being offensive. Jordan Peterson
    Always place your becoming above your current being. Jordan Peterson
    The things that pose the greatest threats to your survival are the most real things. Jordan Peterson
    There’s a worthy and noble ambition: strength in the face of adversity. That is very different from the wish for a life free of trouble. Jordan Peterson
    You have to be willing to be a fool to advance. Jordan Peterson
    You should never sacrifice what you could be for what you are. Jordan Peterson
    It's a luxury to pursue what makes you happy; it's a moral obligation to pursue what you find meaningful. Jordan Peterson
    It is far better to render Beings in your care competent than to protect them. Jordan Peterson
    We cannot navigate, without something to aim at and, while we are in this world, we must always navigate. Jordan Peterson
    Dreams shed light on the dim places where reason itself has yet to voyage. Jordan Peterson
    There are some games you don't get to play unless you are all in. Jordan Peterson
    Life is indistinguishable from effortful maintenance. Jordan Peterson
    In Paradise, everyone speaks the truth. That is what makes it Paradise. Tell the truth. Or, at least, don’t lie. Jordan Peterson
    True thinking is rare—just like true listening. Jordan Peterson
    Alongside our wish to be free of rules, we all search for structure. Jordan Peterson
    Experience is the best teacher, and the worst experiences teach the best lessons. Jordan Peterson
    It took untold generations to get you where you are. A little gratitude might be in order. If you're going to insist on bending the world to your way, you better have your reasons. Jordan Peterson
    When you have something to say, silence is a lie. Jordan Peterson
    Treat yourself like you would someone you're responsible for helping. Jordan Peterson
    Violence, after all, is no mystery. It’s peace that’s the mystery. Violence is the default. It’s easy. It’s peace that is difficult: learned, inculcated, earned. Jordan Peterson
    People who know what to expect from one another can act together to tame the world. Jordan Peterson
    And if you think tough men are dangerous, wait until you see what weak men are capable of. Jordan Peterson
    You're not perfect just the way you are. You could be better! Jordan Peterson
    Taking the easy way out or telling the truth—those are not merely two different choices. They are different pathways through life. They are utterly different ways of existing. Jordan Peterson
    You can only find out what you actually believe (rather than what you think you believe) by watching how you act. Jordan Peterson
    Beauty shames the ugly. Strength shames the weak. Death shames the living - and the Ideal shames us all. Jordan Peterson
    Truth reduces the terrible complexity of a man to the simplicity of his word. Jordan Peterson
    The way that you set the world straight is by constraining the malevolence in your own heart. Jordan Peterson
    Worthlessness is the default condition. Jordan Peterson
    Much of happiness is hope. Jordan Peterson
    If you don’t believe in brick walls, you will still be injured when you run headlong into one. Jordan Peterson
    Chaos is mater, origin, source, mother; materia, the substance from which all things are made. Jordan Peterson
    You're much better off to confront your fears head on than you are to wait and let them find you. Jordan Peterson
    If you start with little you start with more possibility. Jordan Peterson
    That which you most need to find will be found where you least wish to look. Jordan Peterson
    Failure is the price we pay for standards and, because mediocrity has consequences both real and harsh, standards are necessary. Jordan Peterson
    Human health is a matter of moral action, perhaps more than it is a matter of anything else. Jordan Peterson
    Evil is the force that believes its knowledge is complete. Jordan Peterson
    Assume that the person you are listening to might know something you don’t. Jordan Peterson
    Do what is meaningful, not what is expedient. Jordan Peterson
    Don’t reorganize the state until you have ordered your own experience. Jordan Peterson
    The best way to learn about something is to talk about it. Jordan Peterson
    Set your house in perfect order before you criticize the world. Jordan Peterson
    You can be pretty smart if you can just shut up. Jordan Peterson
    If you don't say what you think then you kill your unborn self. Jordan Peterson
    Maybe you are a loser. And maybe you’re not—but if you are, you don’t have to continue in that mode. Jordan Peterson
    The line dividing good and evil cuts through the heart of every human being. Jordan Peterson
    People are better at filling and properly administering prescription medication to their pets than to themselves. Jordan Peterson
    An artist constantly risks falling fully into chaos, instead of transforming it. Jordan Peterson
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