We all get stuck, hit the wall, get frustrated at some point in our lives.
At times, it feels like we are not making any progress, let alone of having success.
So many questions running through our mind but no one to convey them to.
How about being an Entrepreneur?
Hmmm! Just don’t go there!
Being an entrepreneur is rewarding but I can’t just ignore the disappointments, challenges, headaches, frustrations, fear and sleepless nights we come across as one.
What if you are just starting up your own business?
So many hard-to-swallow facts that most entrepreneurs and startups experience throughout their incredible entrepreneurial journey. INC did some justice to them. You can read it here!
When I first started online, at times I ask myself if all of these am passing through really worth it?
Maybe I should stop or start something afresh?
I felt like quitting most times.
I got bored, felt like turning back but the passion just has its way of keeping me going.
The truth is this: We all get tired, hooked and tied up at some stages but this shouldn’t be a setback in our entrepreneurial journey.
One of my favourite proven ways I get myself inspired is reading some motivating quotes and videos from top entrepreneurs in the industry relating to business, entrepreneurship and lifestyles.
It just has a way of helping me through all the ups and downs in a business. It gives me a lens through which I should properly view a difficult and ugly situation in front of me.
Instead of giving up just like most will do. I recommend you keep your head up and read motivational entrepreneur quotes everytime.
And here below is a compilation of awesome inspiring quotes for entrepreneurs which I’ve carefully selected for you. Enjoy reading them and tell me that one that sparks you up most in the comment section below.50 Best Motivational Quotes to Inspire Your Entrepreneurial JourneyClick To Tweet
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“Think big and don’t listen to people who tell you it can’t be done. Life’s too short to think small.” – Tim Ferris
“Fear is the disease. Hustle is the antidote.” – Travis Kalanick
“Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success.” – Biz Stone
“If you just work on stuff that you like and you’re passionate about, you don’t have to have a master plan with how things will play out.” – Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO.
Honesty and integrity are by far the most important assets of an entrepreneur – Zig Ziglar
“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Abraham Lincoln
“Don’t build links. Build relationships.” – Rand Fishkin, Moz
“Success will never come to you by luck or by magic but only through determination, hard work, and learning” – Iyanuoluwa Taiwo, founder of Internet Cash Archive
“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” – Steve Jobs
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua Marine
You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame.” – Erica Jong
“From my very first day as an entrepreneur, I’ve felt the only mission worth pursuing in business is to make people’s lives better.” – Richard Branson
Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.” – M. Scott Peck
“The thing most people don’t pick up when they become an entrepreneur is that it never ends. It’s 24/7.” – 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 key to being a good manager or a good entrepreneur is to pick the right people. Pick the right people, and they’ll make you look good.” – Joe Gibbs
“Dream big. Start small. But most of all, start.” – Simon Sinek
“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou
“Passion gets an entrepreneur through the startup days and the enormous efforts it takes to build a business.” – Peter Diamandis
“There’s lots of bad reasons to start a company. But there’s only one good, legitimate reason, and I think you know what it is: it’s to change the world.” – Phil Libin, CEO of Evernote.
“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein
“Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential.” – John Maxwell
“Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work, one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.” – Scott Belsky, Behance
The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” –Socrates, Greek Philosopher
“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it. And what you do simply proves what you believe” – Simon Sinek
“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius
“To escape fear, you have to go through it, not around.” – Richie Norton
“Everyone has an idea, but it’s really about executing the idea and attracting other people to help you with the idea.” -Jack Dorsey, Entrepreneur, Co-Founder of Twitter
“Waiting for perfect is never as smart as making progress.” – Seth Godin, Author
“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” – Beverly Sills
“I can honestly say that I have never gone into any business purely to make money. If that is the sole motive then I believe you are better off not doing it. A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” – Richard Branson,
“The secret to successful hiring is this: look for the people who want to change the world.” – Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce.
“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” – Vince Lombardi, head coach of the Green Bay Packers (1959-1967).
“Many people have serious academic degrees but cannot find a job, and sadly their degrees are so limited that they cannot even think about how to create a job for themselves.” – Haki R. Madhubuti
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work, one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson.
“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” Henry Ford, founder of Ford Motor Company.
“If you’re not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business.” – Ray Kroc, founder of McDonald’s.
“Always deliver more than expected.” – Larry Page, co-founder of Google.
“No matter what the industry you choose to ultimately invest all your time and energy in, be sure you’re the owner, founder, and CEO. Remember, if you don’t own it, you can’t control it nor can you depend on it.” – Brandi L. Bates,
“If you can’t admit a failure, you’re not an entrepreneur. You are not a good business person. There’s nothing brilliant about what you are doing.” – Mark Cuban
“You shouldn’t focus on why you can’t do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can, and be one of the exceptions.” – Steve Case, co-founder of AOL.
“I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.” – Steve Jobs, co-founder and CEO of Apple.
“Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.” – Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group.
“In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative, original thinker unless you can also sell what you create.” – David Ogilvy, co-founder of Ogilvy & Mather.
“Success and failure come and go, but don’t let them define you. It’s who you are that matters.” – Kamal Ravikant,
“Every morning there are flowers of potentials. Your thoughts and interactions give them shape and reality.” – Amit Ray, Peace Bliss Beauty and Truth: Living with Positivity
“The type of person you are is usually reflected in your business. To improve your business, first improve yourself.” – Idowu Koyenikan,
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