My Favourite Motivational Quotes for Business!

I have to admit; I do enjoy a good motivational quote that makes me think and captures my imagination.  For this week’s coffee break, I’ve decided to share some of my favourite motivational quotes for business below.  Okay, disclaimer time!  Some motivational quotes can come across as a bit cliché and corny and while I love myself some good ole corny, cheesy goodness, I know others may cringe!  Shhhh, I say!  These quotes are well-known and well-loved for good reason.  So, lower that crusty worldliness, take a sip of your coffee, and have a read through the quotes below.  May their inspiration just wash over you!


You must be the change you wish to see in the world. – Mahatma Gandhi


You are not your resume, you are your work. – Seth Godin


The only way around is through. – Robert Frost


Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing. – Theodore Roosevelt


Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier – Charles F. Kettering


Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right! – Henry Ford


You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills. – Jim Rohn


To think creatively, we must be able to look afresh at what we normally take for granted. – George Kneller


To think is easy. To act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult. – Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week. – Spanish Proverb


Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming. – Richard Branson


The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same. – Carlos Castaneda


Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there! – Will Rogers


Your time is precious, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. – Steve Jobs


And there you have it, a couple of my favourite quotes that get me all fired up for my business.  How about you?  Do you have any favourite motivational quotes?  I would love to hear them, so please share in the comments below!