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Quotes to keep you inspired all week long
  • 02 October 2018
  • Rebecca Delaney

Quotes to keep you inspired all week long

If you’re like most people these days, it feels like we’re spinning our wheels faster trying to get more done with less. So why not take a moment to read through a few inspiring quotes from leaders, business owners, artists and influencers. Call it our dose of #TuesdayThoughts or a fine #TuesdayTreat – your pick. We hope they help keep you motivated to keep driving your business to the next level.


"Always deliver more than expected." — Larry Page, co-founder of Google

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act but a habit." – Aristotle

"If you can't feed a team with two pizzas, it's too large." — Jeff Bezos, Founder and CEO of Amazon

"It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities." ― J.K. Rowling, Author

"Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning." — Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft

"Careers are a jungle gym, not a ladder." - Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook

"When someone tells me 'no,' it doesn't mean I can't do it, it simply means I can't do it with them." --Karen E. Quinones Miller, Author

"Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts."-- Winston S. Churchill

"You create opportunities by performing, not complaining." - Muriel Siebert, first female member of the New York Stock Exchange

"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have."-- Thomas Jefferson

"The most successful entrepreneurs I know are optimistic. It's part of the job description." ― Caterina Fake, Founder of Flickr

"The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing."-- Walt Disney

"Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down."- Charles F. Kettering, American inventor, engineer, businessman

"Security is mostly a superstition. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing." – Helen Keller

"There's no shortage of remarkable ideas, what's missing is the will to execute them." Seth Godin

"I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity." Oprah Winfrey

"Yesterday's home runs don't win today's games." Babe Ruth

"You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take." Wayne Gretzky

"All good businesses are personal. The best businesses are very personal." Mark Cuban

"Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement." -Golda Meir, Prime Minister of Israel


"The stars will never align, and the traffic lights of life will never all be green at the same time. The universe doesn't conspire against you, but it doesn't go out of its way to line up the pins either. Conditions are never perfect. 'Someday' is a disease that will take your dreams to the grave with you. Pro and con lists are just as bad. If it's important to you and you want to do it 'eventually,' just do it and correct course along the way." -Tim Ferris

"Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it." - Maya Angelou

"To stay ahead, you must have your next idea waiting in the wings." - Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Ernest L. Arbuckle Professor at Harvard Business School and Chair and Director of the Harvard University Advanced Leadership Initiative

"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time." --Thomas Edison

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