20 Powerful Quotes That Capture the Spirit of Capricorn Season

Capricorn season arrives as one year ends and rolls into the next, giving this special time of year a sense of tradition, dedication and the chance for reinvention.

While those born under the sign are especially known for their practicality and work ethic, that energy truly extends to all of us during the dates between Dec. 22 and Jan. 19. If you're feeling those Cap vibes, just keep scrolling for the best quotes that exemplify the spirit of the season to use as your next Instagram caption.

For when you're motivated to go after everything you ever wanted:

"I never dreamed about success. I worked for it."

-Estée Lauder

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For when you're never too knowledgeable to learn more:

"Never let your persistence and passion turn into stubbornness and ignorance."

-Anthony J. D'Angelo


For sharing the success of a win with the team who got you there:

"Achievement has no value if you leave behind the people to celebrate with."



For when you reach your dreams, and then raise the bar:

"It takes true strength of character to redefine your limits by pushing past them."

-Katherine Reutter


For the pic of the person who inspires you daily:

"A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way."

-John Maxwell


Also read about: The Best Gifts for Your Capricorn Bestie


For when acting with purpose makes all the difference:

"Until you take charge of your own life, things don't happen."

-Suzanne Braun Levine

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For when you know what it takes to achieve your dreams:

"Set realistic goals, keep re-evaluating and be consistent."

-Venus Williams


For when you're challenging yourself to be better:

"Be gentle to all and stern with yourself."

-Saint Teresa of Avila


For when you don't leave anything to chance:

"If you don't create your reality, your reality will create you."

-Lizzie West


For deciding you're going to be a lot more hands-on with manifesting your ideal life:

"It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project."

-Napoleon Hill


For demonstrating you're one-of-a-kind:

"I am the one thing in life I can control. I am inimitable. I am an original."

-Lin-Manuel Miranda


For setting out precisely what you intend to do:

"Make your intentions clear. The universe does not respond so well to uncertainty."

-Joe Duncan


For when you reunite with old friends:

"Human connections are deeply nurtured in the field of shared story."

-Jean Houston


Also read about: These Signs Are the Most (and Least) Compatible With Capricorn


For when the path you carve is entirely your own:

"I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone."

-Henry Rollins

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For ignoring the doubters and getting on with it:

"People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it."

-George Bernard Shaw


For seeking a deeper understanding of the world:

"The most reliable way to forecast the future is to try to understand the present."

-John Naisbitt


For remaining even-headed, in spite of it all:

"To be practical in life means to take everything seriously and nothing tragically."

-Arthur Schnitzler


For refusing to settle for less:

"Big results require big ambitions."


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For making a lot out of a little:

"When you don't have resources, you become resourceful."

-KR Sridhar


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For when focus and hard work gets you everywhere:

"Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment."

-Jim Rohn


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