51+ Best Door Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational door quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

Famous Door Quotes

When a door closes you have two choices: give up, or keep going. – Rihanna

Nothing in life has happened to you. It’s happened for you. Every disappointment. Every wrong. Even every closed door has helped make you into who you are. – Joel Osteen

Leave the door open for the unknown, the door into the dark. That’s where the most important things come from, where you yourself came from, and where you will go. – Rebecca Solnit

Every door is another passage, another boundary we have to go beyond. – Rumi

Hard work opens doors and shows the world that you are serious about being one of those rare – and special – human beings who use the fullness of their talents to do their very best. – Robin S. Sharma

The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live. – Flora Whittemore

The man who comes back through the Door in the Wall will never be quite the same as the man who went out. He will be wiser but less sure, happier but less self-satisfied, humbler in acknowledging his ignorance yet better equipped to understand the relationship of words to things, of systematic reasoning to the unfathomable mystery which it tries, forever vainly, to comprehend – Aldous Huxley

Traveling is not just seeing the new; it is also leaving behind. Not just opening doors; also closing them behind you, never to return. But the place you have left forever is always there for you to see whenever you shut your eyes. – Jan Myrdal

The human ego is the ugliest part of man. We lift up men who only show us darkness, and put down those brave enough to show us the light. Likewise, people engage in darkness when it is light outside, and acknowledge the light only when it is dark. We abandon those fighting for us to cheer behind those fighting against us. And, we only remember good people and God when it is convenient for us, and take them for granted because their doors are always open – only to chase after closed doors and personalities void of substance and truth. – Suzy Kassem

When a man opens a car door for his wife, it’s either a new car or a new wife. – Prince Philip

Once the doors close there can be no lie or deception and the lights will tell all! – Walel Watson

When the doors of opportunity swing open, we must make sure that we are not too drunk or too indifferent to walk through. – Jesse Jackson

Doors are going to open-doors you can’t even imagine exist. – Julie Powell

Open the doors of opportunity to talent and virtue and they will do themselves justice, and property will not be in bad hands. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

When one door closes another opens but all too often there is a long hallway in between. – Rick Jarow

Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door. – Kyle Chandler

The door of the human heart, can only be opened from the inside. – William Holman Hunt

The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence. – Confucius

The Doors are perfect paintings; a relief from the picture world I’ve created for myself. – Gary Hume

All the doors you ignored or refused to enter represents your uncreated fates! – Mehmet Murat ildan

Doors open because you’re beautiful, but I wouldn’t cultivate beauty to the exclusion of brains. – Tia Carrere

Doors open up for you when you work hard. Doors also open up for you when you walk with a limp and act gimpy. – Jarod Kintz

Closed doors simply means God is protecting us from having not the best. – Bo Sanchez

Out of doors one becomes abstract and impersonal. One’s individuality absolutely leaves one. – Oscar Wilde

The door on which we have been knocking all our lives will open at last. – C. S. Lewis

If the door is locked, try the window. – Lynn Caine

Love opens the doors into everything, as far as I can see, including and perhaps most of all, the door into one’s own secret, and often terrible and frightening, real self. – May Sarton

When one door closes, fortune will usually open another. – Fernando De Rojas

You suppose that you are the lock on the door. But you are the key that opens it. – Rumi

If you feel you have to open a particular door, open it, otherwise all your life that door will haunt your mind! – Mehmet Murat ildan

A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that’s unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur to him to pull rather than push. – Ludwig Wittgenstein

The door is closed to prayer unless it is opened with the key of trust. – John Calvin

The door can never be closed for good to any player. – Zinedine Zidane

Just because a door appears closed it does not mean that it is locked – nor that it will not open with the right heart, call or touch. – Rasheed Ogunlaru

The doors of opportunity swing on the hinges of opposition! – Adrian Rogers

Look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else. – Tom Stoppard

There is no key to happiness; the door is always open. – Mother Teresa

That door had a lot to say, people entered and people left but never the same! – Jasleen Kaur Gumber

If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. – Milton Berle

The doors will be opened to those who are bold enough to knock. – Tony Gaskins

The door that nobody else will go in at, seems always to swing open widely for me. – Clara Barton

Every time I close the door on reality it comes in through the windows. – Jennifer Yane

Opportunity knocks once at every man’s door and then keeps on knocking. – George Ade

So many people enter and leave your life! Hundreds of thousands of people! You have to keep the door open so they can come in! But it also means you have to let them go! – Jonathan Safran Foer

You can’t knock on opportunity’s door and not be ready. – Bruno Mars

The door of illumination is open to those for whom other doors are closed. – Idries Shah

A door that seems to stand open must be of a man’s size, or it is not the door that providence means for him. – Henry Ward Beecher

If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite. – William Blake

Behind each door we shake is a reality. – Akiane Kramarik

One door closes and another one opens. – Boy George

When one door is closed, don’t you know, another is open. – Bob Marley

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