80 Take The High Road Quotes To Inspire You Positively

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Looking for some inspirational quotes about taking the high road? We’ve have got the best collection of high road quotes, sayings, messages, captions for Instagram, (with images and pictures) to inspire you to be positive and rise above all the negative feelings and emotions.

Take the High Road Meaning: The phrase means to take a morally superior approach towards something.

In life there will be many situations which will instigate you to be vindictive or take revenge. But it’s always advisable to be a person of high values and principle and do what is morally right. Taking the high road may seem hard in the beginning, but its the right thing to do.

These high road quotes will motivate you to take the high road and be the bigger person. Don’t give in to your anger, ego, insults, and walk away from the situation with self-respect.

Don’t forget to also read our collection of rise above quotes that will inspire you to let go and act with strength and courage.

High Road Quotes

  1. “Silence is the best response to a fool.”

  2. “No one ever regrets taking the high road.”

  3. “Don’t let one cloud obliterate the whole sky.”

  4. “When they go low, we go high.” – Michelle Obama
    Inspiring Quotes About Taking The High Road
    Inspiring Quotes About Taking The High Road

  5. “Take the high road. The view is much better.”
    High Road Quotes
    High Road Quotes

  6. “Always take the high road.” ― John C Maxwell

  7. “Sometimes it is better to react with no reaction…”

  8. “Walking away is the best way to stand up for yourself.”

  9. “When in doubt, take the high road. There’s less traffic.”
    Positive High Road Quotes Images
    Positive High Road Quotes Images

  10. “Whoever is trying to bring you down is already below you.”

  11. “Take the high road; it’s far less crowded.” ― Warren Buffet
    Take The High Road Quotes
    Take The High Road Quotes

  12. “Conflict cannot survive when only one person participates.”

  13. “Take the high road, there’s a lot less traffic up there.” ― Phil McGraw

  14. “You ask the path when the high road is before your eyes.” ― Proverbs

  15. “I’m sick of taking the high road. This time I’m getting down and dirty.”

  16. “Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent people ignore.”

  17. “They choose high road for the beautiful view and complete peace of mind.”
    Inspirational High Road Quotes
    Inspirational High Road Quotes

  18. “How beautiful it is to stay silent when someone expects you to be enraged.”

  19. “Keep putting out good. It will come back to you tenfold in unexpected ways.”

  20. “How people treat you is their karma. How you react is yours.” ― Wayne Dyer

  21. “Take the high road when you can. Small roads lead to more stop signs!” ― DRS

  22. “I’m going to take the high road. And not just because I’m high.” ― Karen Walker

  23. “Just because someone invites you to the drama does not mean you need to RSVP.”

  24. “I’m going to take the high road because the low road is so crowded.” ― Mia Farrow

  25. “The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.” ― Marcus Aurelius

  26. “Do not get upset with people or situations, both are powerless without your reaction.”

  27. “The high road can be narrow and bumpy, but the view is magnificent.” ― Dean Jackson

  28. “Never argue with a fool; onlookers may not be able to tell the difference.” ― Mark Twain

  29. “Follow the high road of love and compassion and leave a trail of happy hearts behind you.”
    Always Take The High Road Quotes
    Always Take The High Road Quotes

  30. “People will throw stones at you, don’t throw them back, collect them and build an empire.”

  31. “Take the high road. People will rise up to join you or fall out of sight.” ― Shannon L. Alder

  32. “Love is a helium-based emotion; Love always takes the high road.” ― Augusten Burroughs

  33. “The first rule of taking the high road is do not talk about how you are taking the high road.”

  34. “The high road and positivity is never the easy way but always the best way.” ― Nancy Wilson
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    Taking High Road Sayings

  35. “When you take the high road you will see things that some people can’t.” ― Shannon L. Alder

  36. “Those who travel the high road of humility are not troubled by heavy traffic.” ― Alan Simpson

  37. “Whoever established the high road, and how high it should be, should be fired.” ― Sandra Bullock

  38. “The high road is always respected. Honestly and integrity are always rewarded.” ― Scott Hamilton

  39. “I always try to take the high road, because I refuse to go down to your level. You know who you are!”

  40. “Some of us should receive medals for being able to bite our tongues so hard without biting them off.”

  41. “The high road of grace will get you somewhere a whole faster than the freeway of spite.” ― Aaron Lauritsen

  42. “Don’t sacrifice your peace trying to point out someone’s true colors lack of character always reveals itself in the end.”

  43. “Never sacrifice your class to get even with someone who has none. Let them have the gutter. You take the high road.”
    Funny High Road Memes
    Funny High Road Memes

  44. “When you take the high road it is difficult for anyone to object without sounding like a complete fool.” ― Anita Roddick

  45. “Integrity is always taking the high road, even it means you have to drive a little slower.” ― Charles F. Glassman

  46. “If you find yourself the victim of other people’s bitterness, don’t sacrifice your class to get even. Always take the high road.”

  47. “Use social media for good and lift others up, not tear them down. Stay on the high road. Keep your peace.” ― Germany Kent

  48. “”Which will you take, the high road or the low road?” “Which one is longer?” “They’re both short.”” ― Yasutaka Tsutsui

  49. “If you are on the right path, it will always be uphill. To choose the Lord’s way is to choose higher ground.” ― Henry B. Eyring

  50. “Show respect even to people who don’t deserve it; not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours.” ― Dave Wills

  51. “Do what you know is right and importance, it is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.” ― Margaret Thatcher

  52. “Sometimes being a bigger person means smiling and nodding while fantasizing about punching the other person in the throat.”

  53. “When you take the high road some people may mistake that for weakness, but the truth is that’s a sign of strength.” ― Joel Osteen

  54. “Taking the high road is always the best way to go. You feel better about yourself, and the world feels better about you.” ― Tim Gunn

  55. “I will say that the high road can get so high that you can get a nose bleed, in which case you have to get off the high road.” ― Tim Gunn

  56. “Experience is definitely the high road once driven. It actually enhances the songwriting and song sourcing process.” ― Billy Gibbons

  57. “Note to self: Within your imperfections and flaws lies the choice to take the high road or succumb to your lower self. Choose wisely.”

  58. “Maturity is when you have the power to destroy someone who did you wrong but you just breathe, walk away and let life take care of them.”

  59. “I suggest taking the high road and have a little sense of humor and let things roll off your back. I think that’s very important.” ― Sally Ride

  60. “The high road might be lonely and frustrating and unfair… but you’ll never regret walking it. Walk nobly, beloved. It’s a happy way to live.”

  61. “When someone is rude, keep a smile on your face. When you stay on the high road and keep your joy, you take away their power.” ― Joel Osteen

  62. “People can dislike you without a cause. These are tests you have to pass. Stay on the high road. They don’t control your destiny.” ― Joel Osteen

  63. “Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.” ― Thomas Jefferson

  64. “Should you ever find yourself the victim of other people’s bitterness, smallness or insecurities, remember things could be worse… you could be them.”

  65. “Taking the high road is hard work – walking uphill requires strength and effort. Anyone can take the low road – walking downhill is easy.” ― Rachel St. John Gilbert

  66. “All my life I have been taught to take the high road and never to dignify salacious or false accusations and I have been taught never, never to lie.” ― Paula Abdul

  67. “If you ever get a chance to treat them the way they treated you, no matter how painful it was, I hope that you choose to walk away and do better.” ― Najwa Zebian

  68. “Take the high road. No matter how much strife, and consternation, frustration and anger you might be confronted with – don’t go to that level.” ― Tim Gunn

  69. “Action is a high road to self-confidence and self-esteem. Where it is open, all energies flow forward it. It comes readily to most people, and its rewards are tangible.” ― Bruce Lee

  70. “Someone who finds excuse to attack your character is extremely jealous of what you possess that they don’t and the more aggressive they are the higher they are validating your worth.”

  71. “Always take the high road. You may be stepped on and crushed, and even heart broken, but at least you can look yourself in the mirror everyday and say I did the right thing.” ― Ammy

  72. “If we insist on a high road to mortality that forbids us to have anything to do with dirty fingers, we won’t get stuff scholars need to understand the background of the Bible.” ― Hershel Shanks

  73. “It took a lot of courage to take the high road, but I would rather be significant with six million people watching a show with meaning, than everyone watching a show with no meaning.” ― Oprah Winfrey

  74. “When faced with senseless drama, spiteful criticisms and misguided opinions, walking away is the best way to stand up for yourself. To respond with anger is an endorsement of their attitude.” ― Dodinsky

  75. “Sometimes – this is a tough one – not everyone can handle the truth. Sometimes you have to take the beat. But if you can take the beat, and take the high road, it’ll serve you in the long run.” ― Jeremy Piven

  76. “Sometimes we have to take the high road and say we’re wrong though in our heart of hearts we know we’re right! When ego is out of the way wonders do happen in our relationship with others!” ― T shezulu

  77. “When a toxic person can no longer control you, they will try to control how others see you. The misinformation will feel unfair, but stay above it, trusting that other people will eventually see the truth just like you did.”

  78. “Be respectful to all people, and be respectful in all situations. Do what is right, do what is best, and never accept anything less. Always be yourself, always take the high road, and always show class. Take pride in the way you act.”

  79. “Stay on the high road, you don’t have to convince people to like you, some people can’t handle your success, and if they walk away let them walk, you didn’t need them if they left you, they’re not a part of your destiny, don’t waste your valuable time with people that won’t celebrate the blessings that God put on your life. Don’t apologize for it, don’t try to downplay it. You didn’t choose it, God choose you.” ― Nana Idris

  80. “Every battle you come across is not a battle you’re supposed to fight… Don’t engage in conflicts that aren’t worth your time. There are some people who are always looking for a fight. Stay clear of them and if you can’t avoid them, just don’t engage. Many battles are distractions to lure you off course to keep you from being your best. Ignore these distractions. Stay on the high road. It is very liberating once you realize that you don’t have to fight every battle that comes your way.” ― Joel Osteen


Which of these high road quotes and sayings inspired you the most? Do you have any other quotes to add? Let us know in the comment section below.

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