Words of Advice and Inspiraiton

Kyra Deprez

I have said it before and I will say it again, as a small business owner you will wear many hats. You have already taken the first step, perhaps quite some time ago, but you are striking out on your own. You will face many challenges both now and into the future. In celebration of your successes, as well as your failures I wanted to share some really great quotes from some folks who know a little something about what it means to reach for the stars.

 

“The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.” – Thomas Paine

“Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” – Og Mandino

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

“Become the person who would attract the results you seek.” – Jim Cathcart

“Fall down seven times and stand up eight.” – Proverb

“Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.” – Sam Levenson

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” – George Addair

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain

“Quality performance starts with a positive attitude.” – Jeffrey Gitomer

“Become the person who would attract the results you seek.” – Jim Cathcart

“Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.” -Thomas Jefferson

“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” – Tony Robbins

“We herd sheep, we drive cattle, we lead people. Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.” – George S. Patton

“I got lucky because I never gave up the search. Are you quitting too soon? Or are you willing to pursue luck with a vengeance?” – Jill Konrath

“Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.” – Norman Ralph Augustine

“Change before you have to.” – Jack Welch

“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.” – Sheryl Sandberg

“Human beings have an innate inner drive to be autonomous, self-determined, and connected to one another. And when that drive is liberated, people achieve more and live richer lives.” – Daniel Pink

“Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.” – Zig Ziglar

“A goal is a dream with a deadline.” – Napolean Hill

“Well done is better than well said.” – Benjamin Franklin

“There is always room at the top.” – Daniel Webster

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James

“It’s not about having the right opportunities. It’s about handling the opportunities right.” -Mark Hunter

“Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.” – Christopher Morley

“You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.” – Henry Ford

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John R. Wooden

“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve Jobs

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer

“Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It is courage that counts.” – Winston Churchill

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller

“High expectations are the key to everything.” – Sam Walton

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” -Albert Einstein

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John R. Wooden

“You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

“There is little success where there is little laughter.” – Andrew Carnegie

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” -Albert Einstein

“It is not necessary to do extraordinary things to get extraordinary results.” – Warren Buffett

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” Bruce Lee

“Whatever you are, be a good one.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller

 

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