Your startup is a go, and then begins the journey.
Below are 20 motivational quotes for entrepreneurs and business startups, to give you the inspiration to remember why you’re on this journey. Read, enjoy and share!
1 – “Remember to celebrate milestones as you prepare for the road ahead.” –Nelson Mandela, South African Leader
2 – “As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.” –Donald Trump, The Trump Organization President
3 – “Always deliver more than expected.” –Larry Page, Co-Founder, Google
4 – “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, Apple
5 – “Every worthwhile accomplishment, big or little, has its stages of drudgery and triumph: a beginning, a struggle and a victory.” –Mahatma Gandhi, Political and Spiritual Leader
6 – “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 Founder and CEO
7- “Trust your instincts.” –Estee Lauder, Founder, Estee Lauder
8 – “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and falling over.” –Richard Branson, Virgin Group Founder
9 – “Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic.” –Dale Carnegie, Author and Motivational Speaker
10 – “Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes playing a poor hand well.” –Jack London, Author
11 – “What do you need to start a business? Three simple things: know your product better than anyone, know your customer, and have a burning desire to succeed.” –Dave Thomas, Founder, Wendy’s
12 – “Whether you think you can, or think you can’t — you’re right.” –Henry Ford, Ford Motor Company Founder
13 – “High expectations are the key to everything.” –Sam Walton, Walmart Founder
14 – “Make your team feel respected, empowered and genuinely excited about the company’s mission.” –Tim Westergen, Pandora Founder
15 – “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” –Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister
16 – “Projections are just bullshit. They’re just guesses.” –Jason Fried, Founder, 37Signals
17 – “Any time is a good time to start a company.” –Ron Conway, Noted Startup Investor, SV Angel
18 – “Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.” –Steve Jobs, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO, Apple
19 – “Chase the vision, not the money; the money will end up following you.” –Tony Hsieh, Zappos CEO
And my favorite quote of all time..
20 – “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, NBA Legendary Basketball MVP