In business, we sometimes hit road blocks that we’re not sure how to overcome. We become tired, complacent, and struggle with motivation. In those times, we often simply need a pick-me-up. Words from the wise are a great way to remember why we do what we do and why we started. Here are some fantastic quotes to help get you moving again and to kick those road blocks out of the way.
“If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.” – Steve Jobs
“Opportunities don’t happen. You create them.” – Chris Grosser
“Play by the rules, but be ferocious.” – Phil Knight
“Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do.” – Jim Rohn
“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers
“If people like you, they’ll listen to you, but if they trust you, they’ll do business with you.” – Zig Ziglar
“Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” – Robert Kiyosaki
“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” – Albert Schweitzer
“The fastest way to change yourself is to hang out with people who are already the way you want to be.” – Reid Hoffman
“The value of a good idea lies in the using of it.” – Thomas Edison
“The secret of success is to do the common thing uncommonly well.” – John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
“Don’t be cocky. Don’t be flashy. There’s always someone better than you.” – Tony Hseih
“Always deliver more than expected.” – Larry Page
“Don’t try to be original, just try to be good.” – Paul Rand
“I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” – Estee Lauder