MOTIVATIONAL TIPS FOR BUSINESS

  1. “Life is a daring adventure or nothing at all.” -Helen Keller
  2. “Don’t take life too seriously. You’ll never get out of it alive.” -Elbert Hubbard
  3. “Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” -Soren Kierkegaard
  4. “What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds.” -Wayne Dyer
  5. “Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.” -Lou Holtz
  6. “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” -William James
  7. “The only disability in life is a bad attitude.” -Scott Hamilton
  8. “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” -Albert Einstein
  9. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” -Winston Churchill
  10. “All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
  11. “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” -Maya Angelou
  12. “Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life.” -John F. Kennedy
  13. “There is no passion to be found playing small-in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” -Nelson Mandela
  14. “If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.” -Jim Rohn
  15. “I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” -Michael Jordan
  16. “The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” -Oprah Winfrey
  17. “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” -Leo Buscaglia
  18. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” -George Bernard Shaw
  19. “There is more to life than increasing its speed.” -Mahatma Gandhi
  20. “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” -Confucius
  21. “There are three constants in life…change, choice and principles.” -Stephen Covey
  22. “Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them-that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” -Lao Tzu
  23. “Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.” -Billy Graham
  24. “Each person must live their life as a model for others.” -Rosa Parks
  25. “My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose-somehow we win out.” -Ronald Reagan
  26. “Life is not about how fast you run or how high you climb, but how well you bounce.” -Vivian Komori
  27. “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.” -Amelia Earhart
  28. “Remember your dreams and fight for them. You must know what you want from life. There is just one thing that makes your dream become impossible: the fear of failure.” -Paulo Coelho
  29. “Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.” -Thomas Jefferson
  30. “The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.” -Vince Lombardi
  31. “Communication is a skill that you can learn. It’s like riding a bicycle or typing. If you’re willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of every part of your life.” -Brian Tracy
  32. “Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.” -Dale Carnegie
  33. “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” -Abraham Lincoln
  34. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” -Thomas A. Edison
  35. “The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you’re in control of your life. If you don’t, life controls you.” -Tony Robbins
  36. “Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It’s a journey of discovery-there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair.” -Rick Warren
  37. “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” -Warren Buffett
  38. The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.-Alice Walker

Our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.-M. Scott Peck

If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.-Latin Proverb

Find out what you like doing best, and get someone to pay you for it.-Katharine Whitehorn

  1. “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” (Confucius)
  2. “It’s not what you achieve, it’s what you overcome. That’s what defines your career.” (Carlton Fisk)
  3. “Work to become, not to acquire.” (Elbert Hubbard)
  4. “Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.” (Katherine Whitehorn)
  5. “I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” (Michael Jordan)
  6. “Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” (Robert H. Schuller)
  7. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” (Abraham Lincoln)
  8. “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” (Thomas A. Edison)
  9. “I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it.” (Lou Holtz)
  10. “I want to look back on my career and be proud of the work, and be proud that I tried everything.” (Jon Stewart)
  11. “Dreams are extremely important. You can’t do it unless you imagine it.” (George Lucas)
  12. “If you can DREAM it, you can DO it.” (Walt Disney)
  13. “Desire! That’s the one secret of every man’s career. Not education. Not being born with hidden talents. Desire.” (Johnny Carson)
  14. “I can not do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do.” (Helen Keller)
  15. “A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory.” (Arthur Golden)
  16. “It’s not the days in your life, but the life in your days that counts.” (Brian White)
  17. “Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.” (General George Patton)
  18. “Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” (Albert Einstein)
  19. “Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.” (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
  20. “All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.” (Mark Twain)
  21. “You can’t build a reputation on what you’re going to do.” (Confucius)
  1. Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.-Marilyn Monroe
  2. The future depends on what you do today.-Mahatma Gandhi
  3. You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.-Mae West