Stephen “Steve" Maraboli was born on 18, April 1975 in Port Washington, New York where he was also raised. His parents were Italian/Chilean and they had moved to the United States in the late 1960s to have a better life. He has 2 siblings.
Steve graduated from high school in 1993. In his early school years, Steve always had poor grades and he was classified with a learning disability. This made the school put him in an alternate high school for his senior year. He decided to join the United States Air Force after graduation.
Steve went on to serve as Military Police from 1993 to 1997. He received various awards and commendations during his time in the military. These accolades led him to be chosen to serve as a liaison to the Department of Defense.
Steve had studied Business and Behavioral Science which made him sharpen his consultancy and speaking skills. He has gradually grown to become a voice to reckon with in matters of business, peak performance mindset, and human behavior. He has been featured, quoted, and referenced severally in magazines like Inc, Fortune, Success, Forbes, and Entrepreneur.
His work has garnered the attention of media and entertainment outlets from The Huffington Post and Psychology Today to CNN and Readers Digest. His unique speaking style has gained him international attention and followers.
Steve was chosen by Inc Magazine as a “Top Leader to Follow" and named “The Most Quoted Man Alive" (2016). Google facts show Maraboli referenced and quoted in more than 4,000 books in their database. He was featured in the 2016 behavior experiment documentary film, “_Free Advice_”.
Steve is also a coach, counselor, and the creator of “The Maraboli Method” which helps in behavior modification, habit reconstruction, and mindset enhancement. Here is a curated collection of Steve Maraboli's most sensational quotes.