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1,000 Inspirational Corporate Life Quotes (2023)

1. “The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.”


2. There's no business like show business, but there are several businesses like accounting.​ — David Letterman


3. “If we did all the things we were capable of, we would astound ourselves” – Thomas Edison, inventor


4. “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”


5. “Someday is not a day of the week.” – Janet Dailey


6. People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily. – Zig Ziglar


7. If a man smiles all the time, he’s probably selling something that doesn’t work. — Woody Allen


8. “Successful people wants to achieve the peaks to keep them open to any choice of life. It's not easy at all.”


9. It's not the days in your life, but the life in your days that counts. —Brian White


10. “If you can dream it, you can do it.” ―Walt Disney


11. The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you’ve got it. — Groucho Marx


12. “Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.” —William Feather, publisher and author


13. “If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.”


14. “Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it." —Katherine Whitehorn


15. “One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” – Benjamin Disraeli


16. “Lean in, speak out, have a voice in your organization, and never use the word, ‘sorry’.” ―Trish Bertuzzi


17. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” —John D. Rockefeller, oil industry business magnate


18. “All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.” – Aristotle


19. “Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.” — Henry Ford


20. “Do not wait for the perfect time and place to enter, for you are already onstage.” —Unknown


21. “After a while, you learn to ignore the names people call you and just trust who you are.” —Shrek, Shrek the Third


22. “Good ideas come from bad ideas, but only if there are enough of them.” – Seth Godin


23. “Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.” — Dalai Lama


24. “I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” — Estée Lauder


25. “When you serve the customer better, they always return on your investment.”


26. “See things in the present, even if they are in the future.” — Larry Ellison, co-founder of Oracle


27. “What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.”


28. “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”


29. “If you push through that feeling of being scared, that feeling of taking risk, really amazing things can happen.”


30. “Fortunes are built during the down market and collected in the upmarket.” — Jason Calacanis


31. An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a very narrow field. — Niels Bohr


32. “Success is survival.” – Leonard Cohen


33. “Early to bed and early to rise probably indicates unskilled labor.” – John Ciardi


34. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill


35. I am a friend of the workingman, and I would rather be his friend, than be one. — Clarence Darrow


36. “Bad companies are destroyed by crisis. Good companies survive them. Great companies are improved by them.”


37. “Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward toward success.” – C. S. Lewis


38. “Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.” —Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos


39. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.”


40. “You don’t need to have a 100-person company to develop that idea.”


41. “Business is all about relationships, how well you build them determines how well they build your business.”


42. “A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.” – Henry Ford


43. “Death offers freedoms that do not exist in modern corporate societies.”


44. “If it makes you nervous, you’re doing it right.” —Childish Gambino


45. “Small opportunities are often beginning of great achievements.”


46. “The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” —Steve Jobs


47. “Goal setting is the secret to a compelling future.” — Tony Robbins


48. “Don’t be evil” – Larry Page


49. “Fortune befriends the bold.” – Emily Dickinson


50. Getting paid to sleep... that's my dream job.​ –Unknown


51. “And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anaïs Nin


52. “It always seems impossible, until it is done.”


53. “Beware of any enterprise requiring new clothes.” – Henry David Thoreau


54. “Every company’s greatest assets are its customers because without customers there is no company.”


55. “A surplus of effort could overcome a deficit of confidence.” —Sonia Sotomayor


56. “Customer don’t expect you to be perfect. They do expect you to fix things when they go wrong.”


57. I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it. —Lou Holtz


58. Failure doesn't mean you are a failure it just means you haven't succeeded yet. —Robert H. Schuller


59. “The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.” —Henry Ford, founder of the Ford Motor Company


60. “A year from now you may wish you had started today.” – Karen Lamb


61. “In order to attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.” – Miguel de Cervantes


62. “The goal as a company is to have customer service that is not just the best, but legendary.”


63. Sometimes I spend the whole meeting wondering how they got the big meeting table through the door. — Anonymous


64. Walt Disney: “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.”


65. “The most successful entrepreneurs I know are optimistic. It’s part of the job description.” ― Caterina Fake


66. “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” – John Lennon


67. “Try not to become a man of success. Rather, become a man of value.” —Albert Einstein, theoretical physicist


68. “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” —Estée Lauder


69. “There’s nothing wrong with staying small. You can do big things with a small team.” – Jason Fried


70. “I think I'm a critic of corporate power, whether locally or globally.”


71. “Formal education will make you a living; self education will make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn


72. “Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.” —Charles R. Swindoll, author, educator, and radio preacher


73. “Great men are not born great, they grow great.” —Vito Corleone, The Godfather


74. “There’s no luck in business. There’s only drive, determination and more drive.”


75. “Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.”


76. “In the end, a vision without the ability to execute it is probably a hallucination.” — Steve Case, co-founder of AOL


77. Time is an illusion. Lunchtime is doubly so. – Douglas Adams


78. “Inspiration does exist, but it must find you working.” —Pablo Picasso


79. “​​Success isn’t about the end result, it’s about what you learn along the way.” – Vera Wang


80. I've got all the money I'll ever need, if I die by four o'clock. — Henny Youngman


81. “I choose to make the rest of my life the best of my life.” —Louise Hay


82. “They succeed, because they think they can.” – Virgil


83. Early to bed and early to rise probably indicates unskilled labor. – John Ciardi


84. “The corporate myth is over. If you’ve spent years climbing the corporate ladder,


85. “Teamwork is not just working with each other, it is trusting each other.”


86. “If you can’t feed a team with two pizzas, it’s too large” – Jeff Bezos


87. “Modern corporate controlled governments are making Adolf Hitler look like an amateur.”


88. Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work. – Earl Nightingale


89. “Stopping advertising to save money is like stopping your watch to save time.” – Henry Ford


90. “No one changes the world who isn’t obsessed.” —Billie Jean King


91. “You must not only aim right but draw the bow with all your might.”


92. “The beauty of the business is, you don’t need to think about the eligibility.” – Zahirul M Islam


93. “”You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.” – Warren Buffett


94. “Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki


95. “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, you’re right.”


96. “Play by the rules, but be ferocious.” – Phil Knight


97. “True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline.” ―Mortimer J. Adler


98. “Don’t feel sorry for yourself, only assholes do that.” —Haruki Murakami


99. “However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.” – Stephen Hawking


100. “It’s not about how to get started; it’s about how to get noticed.” – Steve Case, former CEO of America Online


101. “Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.” – Oscar Wilde


102. “Corporate vandalism of Space is well underway.”


103. “Some people can’t believe in themselves until someone else believes in them first.” —Sean Maguire, Good Will Hunting


104. “A witty woman is a treasure; a witty beauty is a power.” ― George Meredith


105. “A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” – Richard Branson


106. “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.” – Elon Musk


107. “The secret of my success is a two word answer: Know people.” – Harvey S. Firestone


108. “I like to say it’s an attitude of not just thinking outside the box, but not even seeing the box.”― Safra A. Catz


109. If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving definitely isn't for you. – Steven Wright


110. If you think your boss is stupid, remember: you wouldn't have a job if he was any smarter. — John Gotti


111. “Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” – Suzy Kassem


112. I choose a lazy person to do a hard job, because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it. — Bill Gates


113. “One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it is worth watching.” – Unknown


114. “Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” —Og Mandino, author


115. “No man can be successful, unless he first loves his work.” – David Sarnoff, late CEO of RCA


116. “If your business is not on the internet then your business will be out of business.”


117. “I do not know the word ‘quit.’ Either I never did, or I have abolished it.” – Susan Butcher, sled dog racer


118. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”


119. “Perfection is not attainable. But if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” —Vince Lombardi


120. “To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.”


121. “The more I want to get something done ,the less I call it work.” —Richard Bach, writer


122. “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot


123. “It’s not about better time management. It’s about better life management” — Alexandra of The Productivity Zone


124. “If you can't yet do great things, do small things in a great way.” ―Napoleon Hill


125. “One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.” -Arnold H. Glasgow


126. “Do what you love and success will follow. Passion is the fuel behind a successful career.”


127. “Any time is a good time to start a company.” – Ron Conway, Founder and Co-Managing Partner of SV Angel


128. Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard. – Tim Notke


129. “Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions.” – Tony Robbin


130. “Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.” – J. Paul Getty


131. “Never Give up. Today is hard and tomorrow will be Worse, but the day after Tomorrow will be Sunshine.”


132. ”It’s fine to celebrate success, but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.”


133. “The secret of success is to do the common thing uncommonly well.”


134. “Always deliver more than expected.” – Larry Page, Co-Founder of Google


135. “When in doubt, choose the kids. There will be plenty of time later to choose work.” —Anna Quindlen, Author


136. “Small is not just a stepping-stone. Small is a great destination itself.” ―Jason Fried


137. “Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.” – Earl Nightingale


138. “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” – Henry David Thoreau


139. “A company is only as good as the people it keeps.” -Mary Kay Ash


140. “There are no working hours for leaders.”


141. “I have stood on a mountain of no’s for one yes.” —Barbara Elaine Smith


142. “You only have to do a few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.” – Warren Buffett


143. “You can go into any big corporation with clarity and confidence of your skills and knowledge and get job without degree.”


144. “When you change your thoughts, remember to also change your world.”—Norman Vincent Peale


145. “Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” – Truman Capote


146. “Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.”


147. “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” — Thomas Edison


148. Hear no evil, see no evil, and speak no evil—and you’ll never get a job working for a tabloid. – Phil Pastoret


149. “I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” —Estee Lauder, founder of Estee Lauder Cosmetics (Click to tweet)


150. “A person who is quietly confident makes the best leader.” – Fred Wilson, co-founder of Union Square Ventures


151. “You can’t be successful in business without taking risks. It’s really that simple.”


152. The only thing that ever sat its way to success was a hen. — Sarah Brown


153. “In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.” — Warren Buffett


154. “Great customer service is a critical competitive advantage for a business.”


155. “Live out of your imagination, not your history.” —Stephen Covey


156. “Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.”


157. “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


158. “Resources are hired to give results, not reasons.”


159. “Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.” —Gore Vidal


160. “Value those people who keep value & respect of organization's product.”


161. “Anything can make me stop and look and wonder, and sometimes learn.” —Kurt Vonnegut


162. “Success is best when it’s shared.” – Howard Schultz


163. “Failure is success in progress.” – Albert Einstein


164. “Make the customer the hero of your story.”


165. “If you don’t drive your business, you will be driven out of business.”


166. “Responsibility’ precedes ‘Success”


167. Oprah Winfrey: “Don’t worry about being successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow.”


168. Leaders who don’t listen will eventually be surrounded by people who have nothing to say. – Andy Stanley


169. “Get big quietly so you don’t tip off potential competitors.” —Chris Dixon, investor at Andreessen Horowitz (Click to tweet)


170. “In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”


171. “Business in a combination of War and sport.” – Andre Maurois


172. “They were looking to climb the corporate ladder, whereas I wanted to build and own corporate ladders.”


173. “Find out what you like doing best, and get someone to pay you for doing it.” —Katharine Whitehorn


174. “Get a mentor in the applicable field if you’re at all unsure of what you’re looking for.” — Kyle Bragger


175. “Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.” – Mahatma Gandhi


176. “A winner never stops trying.”


177. “Stay self-funded as long as possible.” – Garrett Camp, Founder of Expa, Uber and StumbleUpon


178. “You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction.” — George Lorimer


179. “Anything that is measured and watched improves.” – Bob Parsons, Founder of GoDaddy and CEO of Parsons Xtreme Golf


180. “Change is not a threat, it’s an opportunity. Survival is not the goal, trans-formative success is.” – Seth Godin


181. “Don't look at your feet to see if you are doing it right. Just dance.” ―Anne Lamott


182. “If you can’t feed a team with two pizzas, it’s too large.” —Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon (Click to tweet)


183. “My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people’s.” – Oscar Wilde


184. “The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.” ―Epicurus


185. I want to look back on my career and be proud of the work, and be proud that I tried everything. —Jon Stewart


186. “Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” – Dwight Eisenhower


187. “Stay self-funded as long as possible.” — Garrett Camp


188. “You should not be surprised that a toxic corporate controlled government runs a fraudulent disability system.”


189. “Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” – Robert Kiyosaki


190. “Diligence is the mother of good luck.” —Benjamin Franklin, a Founding Father of the United States (Click to tweet)


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


192. “Do what you love and success will follow. Passion is the fuel behind a successful career.”―Meg Whitman


193. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”


194. “I kept an open mind to the possibility that the doctors were just as corrupt as the corporate controlled medical system.”


195. “You will never be completely ready. Start from wherever you are.”


196. “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” —Stephen Covey, educator, author, and businessman


197. “I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.” – Lily Tomlin


198. “I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realise I should have been more specific.” — Lily Tomlin


199. “Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” —Les Brown


200. Thomas Edison: “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”


201. My son is now an 'entrepreneur.' That's what you're called when you don't have a job. – Ted Turner


202. “Responsibility precedes Success”


203. “The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.”— Colin R. Davis


204. “Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” Dale Carnegie


205. Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. – Thomas Edison


206. “If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.” – Margaret Thatcher


207. “Play by the rules, but be ferocious.” – Phil Knight, founder, Nike


208. “If you really want to do something, you'll find a way. If you don't, you'll find an excuse.” ―Jim Rohn


209. “The first one gets the oyster the second gets the shell.” – Andrew Carnegie


210. “The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas of enthusiasm.” – Thomas Watson


211. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas A. Edison


212. “In the journey of entrepreneurship, tenacity of purpose is supreme.”


213. “There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas, what’s missing is the will to execute them.” – Seth Godin


214. “If you see a bandwagon, it’s too late.” – James Goldsmith


215. “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” — Walt Disney


216. “You don’t need to have a 100–person company to develop that idea.” – Larry Page, co-founder of Google


217. “There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart. Pursue these.” —Michael Nolan


218. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”


219. “Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” — Golda Meir


220. “If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got.”


221. “Success is the sum of small efforts—repeated day in and day out.” —Robert Collier, author


222. “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” — Will Rogers


223. Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. —Ralph Waldo Emerson


224. “Listen, smile, agree, and then do whatever you were gonna do anyway.“ —Robert Downey Jr., actor


225. “Growth and comfort do not coexist.” ― Ginni Rometty


226. “The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop


227. “Showing a profit means touching something and leaving it better than you found it.” — Jim Rohn


228. Unknown: “You have to believe it before you see it.”


229. A baseball game is twice as much fun if you're seeing it on the company's time. — William C. Feather


230. “Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.” – Napoleon Hill


231. “Data beats emotions.” —Sean Rad, founder of Tinder (Click to tweet)


232. “When I hear somebody sigh, ‘Life is hard,’ I am always tempted to ask, ‘Compared to what?’” —Sydney Harris, journalist


233. “Courteous treatment will make a customer a walking advertisement.”


234. “I failed my way to success.”


235. “Stop chasing the money and start chasing the passion.”— Tony Hsieh


236. “The purpose of business is to create and keep a customer.”


237. “The only way you are going to have success is to have lots of failures first.” – Sergey Brin, co-founder, Google


238. “I couldn’t wait for success, so I went ahead without it.” – Jonathan Winters


239. “In most things success depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.” – Montesquieu


240. “Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.” – Drew Houston, Co-Founder and CEO of Dropbox


241. “You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.” —Zig Ziglar


242. It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.- Muhammad Ali


243. “Fascism should more appropriately be called Corporatism because it is a merger of state and corporate power”


244. “You don’t need to have a 100-person company to develop that idea.” —Larry Page, co-founder of Google (Click to tweet)


245. “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work and learning from failure.” – Colin Powell


246. “Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller


247. “Don’t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.” — Madam C.J. Walker


248. “If you want to achieve greatness, stop asking for permission.” —Eddie Colla


249. A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B. - Fats Domino


250. “People's passion and desire for authenticity is strong.” —Constance Wu


251. “The purpose of business is to create and keep a customer.” – Peter Drucker


252. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” ―George Bernard Shaw, playwrighter


253. “Sometimes a noble failure serves the world as faithfully as a distinguished success.” – Edward Dowden


254. “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” ―Winston Churchill


255. “Every man dies, but not every man really lives.” —William Wallace, Braveheart


256. “Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.” – Bill Gates


257. “You will be defined not just by what you achieve, but by how you survive.”―Sheryl Sandberg


258. “Do what you can, with what you’ve got, where you are.” – Teddy Roosevelt


259. “You don’t build a business. You build people and people build the business.” — Zig Ziglar


260. “In partnership disputes, most of the partners will leave the alliance but not their arrogance”


261. “Details create the big picture.” -Sanford I. Weill


262. Work is against human nature. The proof is that it makes us tired. - Michel Tournier


263. Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. —General George Patton


264. “There is no such thing as failure. Failure is just life trying to move us in another direction.” – Oprah Winfrey


265. “The heart and soul of a company is creativity and innovation.” – Robert Iger, CEO of The Walt Disney Company


266. “The well-satisfied customer will bring the repeat sale that counts.”


267. Delegate your work. Stop spending dollar time on penny jobs. — Mary Kay Ash


268. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” —Eleanor Roosevelt


269. “Start by doing what is necessary, then do what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” —Francis of Assisi


270. “If you support a corrupt corporate controlled government, please go ahead and pledge allegiance.”


271. “Success in management requires learning as fast as the world is changing.” – Warren Bennis


272. “Setting Goal is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.”


273. Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done. — Peter Drucker


274. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” —Winston Churchill


275. “Impatience never commanded success.” – Edwin H. Chapin


276. “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.” – Napoleon Hill, author


277. “To think is easy, to act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth


278. “A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.”


279. I always give 100% at Work: 10% Monday, 23% Tuesday, 40% Wednesday, 22% Thursday, and 5% Friday.​ –Anonymous


280. Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. – Scott Adams


281. “If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs.”


282. “You never achieve real success unless you like what you are doing.”


283. “Opportunities don't happen, you create them.” — Chris Grosser


284. “Where do you put the fear when you choose to innovate? The fear is there, but you have to find a place to put it.”


285. The best way to predict the future is to create it. —Abraham Lincoln


286. “Word of mouth is the best medium of all.” – William Bernbach


287. “Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.” – John Wayne


288. “The Golden Rule for Every Business is this: Put Yourself in your Customer’s Place.”


289. “The only way around is through.” – Robert Frost


290. “The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.” – Ayn Rand


291. “Corporate world has dirtiest cooks; serving cleanest ever politics.”


292. “Ideas are commodity. Execution of them is not.” — Michael Dell


293. “The secret of success is to do the common thing uncommonly well.” – John D. Rockefeller Jr.


294. “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” – Albert Einstein


295. “Corporate irony; you will see the best of machines and worst of people ever.”


296. “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” — Nelson Mandela


297. “Make every detail perfect and limit the number of details to perfect.” — Jack Dorsey


298. “The future depends on what you do today.” —Mahatma Gandhi


299. “The value of an idea lies in the using of it.” — Thomas Edison


300. “There’s nothing wrong with staying small. You can do big things with a small team.”


301. “It’s a common misconception that money is every entrepreneur’s metric for success. It’s not, and nor should it be.”


302. “I think it’s intoxicating when somebody is so unapologetically who they are.” —Don Cheadle


303. “Corporate controlled governments are in the business of organized corruption.”


304. “Don’t worry about failure. You only have to be right once.” — Drew Houston


305. “You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute.” —Tina Fey


306. “Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.” – Zig Ziglar


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


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


309. “Your children get only one childhood. Make it memorable.” —Regina Brett, Author


310. “Every problem is a gift—without problems we would not grow.” – Anthony Robbins


311. “Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” — Bill Gates


312. “Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” —Bo Jackson


313. “Always deliver more than expected.” — Larry Page, co-founder of Google


314. “The way a team plays as a whole determines its success.” – Babe Ruth


315. People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up. - Ogden Nash


316. “Advertising is only evil when it advertises evil things” – David Ogilvy


317. “Make sure your own worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” —Laird Hamilton


318. “Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.”


319. “Mistakes are the growing pains of wisdom.” – William George Jordan, writer/editor


320. “In business 'professionalism' is not a tactic but a moral value.”


321. The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one. — Oscar Wilde


322. “If you’re not positive energy, you’re negative energy.” Mark Cuban


323. “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot, author


324. “You are living in a rigged system of corporate controlled government.”


325. “Get closer than ever to your customers. So close that you tell them what they need well before they realize it themselves.”


326. “Get five or six of your smartest friends in a room and ask them to rate your idea.” – Mark Pincus, CEO of Zynga


327. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty." — Winston Churchill


328. “Only those who are asleep make no mistakes.”


329. “Success is the child of audacity.” – Benjamin Disraeli


330. “Don’t be addicted to money. Work to learn. don’t work for money. Work for knowledge.” – Robert Kiyosaki


331. “Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.” – Sigmund Freud


332. “A minute’s success pays the failure of years.” – Robert Browning


333. “Make each day your masterpiece.” —John Wooden, basketball player


334. People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day! — Anonymous


335. “He who never makes an effort, never risks a failure.” —Anonymous


336. “My time in Florida was an education in corporate and government corruption.”


337. “There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there — you must go beyond them.” – Bruce Lee


338. “If you don’t feel it, flee from it. Go where you are celebrated, not merely tolerated.” —Paul F. Davis


339. “Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical.” — Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks


340. “Action is the foundational key to all success.”


341. “A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.” —Henry Ford, founder of the Ford Motor Company (Click to tweet)


342. “Hire character. Train skill.” – Peter Schutz


343. “A person who is quietly confident makes the best leader.” — Fred Wilson


344. “There is no substitute for hard work.” — Thomas Edison


345. “If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs.” — Dhirubhai Ambani


346. “Get big quietly so you don’t tip off potential competitors.” – Chris Dixon, Co-Founder of Hunch


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


348. “Don’t be cocky. Don’t be flashy. There’s always someone better than you.” —Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos (Click to tweet)


349. “Observe the people and you will notice many abnormal personalities in modern corporate controlled society.”


350. “The road to success is always under construction.”


351. The elevator to success is out of order. You'll have to use the stairs... one step at a time. — Joe Girard


352. “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” — Jim Rohn


353. “Work hard in silence, let your success be your noise.” – Frank Ocean


354. “The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.” – Dale Carnegie


355. “Men are born to succeed, not to fail.” – Henry David Thoreau


356. “The hippies became another corporate avatar, another mascot selling sugary cereal instead of free love.”


357. “The only one who can tell you “you can’t win” is you and you don’t have to listen.” —Jessica Ennis


358. “Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.” – Confucius


359. “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vince Lombardi


360. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot


361. The Backroads Bosslady: “Don’t risk more than you can afford to lose!”


362. “One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals.”


363. “Longevity is a fleeting moment that lasts forever.”


364. “Success is never accidental.” – Jack Dorsey


365. “I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan


366. A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure. — Henry Kissenger


367. “Paying attention to simple little things that most men neglect makes a few men rich.” – Henry Ford


368. “Our lives are defined by opportunities, even the ones we miss.” —Benjamin Button, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button


369. “Success is the sum of small efforts – repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier


370. “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.”


371. “If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” – Henry Ford


372. Unknown: “Life’s too short to learn from your own mistakes. So learn from others”


373. “Failure is success if we learn from it.” —Malcolm Forbes, entrepreneur and former publisher of Forbes magazine


374. Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy. – Charlie McCarthy


375. “Make every detail perfect and limit the number of details to perfect.” – Jack Dorsey, Co-Founder and former CEO of Twitter


376. “Business has only two functions – marketing and Innovation.”


377. “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: The fear of failure.”


378. I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours. — Jerome K. Jerome


379. “Tara has such passion for what she does!”


380. “Make a Customer, Not a sale.”


381. “Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.” – Julia Child


382. “Being denied disability payments shatters your faith in corporate government.”


383. “It is difficult, but not impossible, to conduct strictly honest business.” – Mahatma Gandhi


384. “It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.”


385. “If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.” —Seth Godin


386. “Don’t find customers for your products, find products for your customers.”


387. “The standard you walk past, is the standard you accept.” —David Hurley


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


389. “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.”


390. “Your value will be not what you know; it will be what you share.”― Ginni Rometty


391. “Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.” — Oprah Winfrey


392. John A. Shedd: “A ship in the harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.”


393. “Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.”


394. “See things in the present, even if they are in the future.” —Larry Ellison, co-founder of Oracle (Click to tweet)


395. It takes less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why you did it wrong. — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


396. “He that can have patience can have what he will.” ―Benjamin Franklin


397. “The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.” – Vince Lombardi


398. “What we do in life echoes in eternity.” —Maximus, Gladiator


399. “Poor people have big TV. Rich people have big library.” – Jim Rohn


400. “Nothing works better than just improving your product.” —Joel Spolsky, co-founder of Stack Overflow (Click to tweet)


401. “Bosses care to be in charge, leaders try to take care of those in their charge.”


402. “Election season is always a good time to openly discuss government and corporate corruption.”


403. “Women must learn to play the game as men do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


404. “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.”


405. “Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark. Aim for the company of immortals.” ―David Ogilvy


406. “Be an amateur. Not everything you do has to be good, especially at first.”― Ann Handley


407. “Great companies are built on great products.” – Elon Musk


408. “Customers may forget what you said but they’ll never forget how you made them feel.”


409. “Great experience is made up of challenges.” – Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel


410. “I don’t know the word ‘quit.’ Either I never did, or I have abolished it.” – Susan Butcher


411. “The continuation of success depends on greediness, patience, and dissatisfaction.” – Dhirendra Pandey


412. “Every problem is a gift — without problems we would not grow.” – Anthony Robbins


413. “When I’m old and dying, I plan to look back on my life and say ‘wow, that was an adventure,’ not ‘wow, I sure felt safe.’”


414. “I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.” – Oprah Winfrey


415. “One man with courage makes a majority.” – Andrew Jackson


416. “If people like you they’ll listen to you, but if they trust you they’ll do business with you.” — Zig Ziglar


417. “Consistent and limitless learning is the minimum requirement for being a money-making entrepreneur.”


418. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act but a habit.” – Aristotle


419. “Latecomer deserves little, latecomer gets losses and leftovers.”


420. “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” —Mark Twain


421. “Success is how high you bounce after you hit bottom.”


422. “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” —Amelia Earhart


423. “For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.” – Walter Scott


424. “To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.” – Thomas Watson


425. If you can DREAM it, you can DO it. —Walt Disney


426. “Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.” ―W. P. Kinsella


427. “Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.” —Michael Jordan


428. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.”


429. Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance? — Edgar Bergen


430. “Love your family, work super hard, live your passion.” — Gary Vaynerchuk


431. There's no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn't tell you about it?​ -​Kin Hubbard


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


433. “Only those deals get closed which you deserve.”


434. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. Don’t complain.” – Maya Angelou


435. “Plan for what it is difficult while it is easy, Do what is great while it is small.”


436. “It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.” — Herman Melville


437. “Always forgive your enemies. Nothing annoys them more.” – Oscar Wilde


438. What I don’t like about office Christmas parties is looking for a job the next day. – Phyllis Diller


439. People who never do any more than they get paid for, never get paid for any more than they do." — Elbert Hubbard


440. “The American government keeps their citizens clueless to boost corporate profits.”


441. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” —Mae West


442. “Carpe per diem – seize the check.” – Robin Williams


443. “You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.” ―Oprah Winfrey, media proprietor


444. “No woman wants to be in submission to a man who isn’t in submission to God!” ― T D Jakes


445. “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.” – Jim Rohn


446. “Capital isn’t scarce. Vision is.”


447. “Your Customer doesn’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”


448. “Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.”


449. “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” – Estée Lauder


450. “I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.” —Benjamin Franklin, Founding Father of the United States


451. “Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.


452. “Dear Corrupt Corporate Controlled Government, We know when you are blatantly lying to us. Sincerely, Concerned Citizens.”


453. “Businesses built upon an idea of providing service will run longer than businesses built upon an idea of earning profit.”


454. “Never put off until tomorrow what you can avoid altogether.” – Unknown


455. “I watch the news to keep a check on the latest corporate propaganda the masses are being fed.”


456. “Always deliver more than expected.” —Larry Page, co-founder of Google (Click to tweet)


457. “Days are expensive. When you spend a day you have one less day to spend. So make sure you spend each one wisely.”


458. “If you want to grow you have to do something different from the majority of people.” — Lakshmi Mittal


459. “You reach a point where you don’t work for money.” – Walt Disney


460. “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”


461. “The work environment is the collection of situational factors that form the corporate atmosphere.” ― glassdoor.com


462. “The secret of your success is determined by your daily agenda.”


463. “Nothing works better than just improving your product.” — Joel Spolsky


464. “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” — Stephen R. Covey


465. “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.”


466. “I think I’m a critic of corporate power, whether locally or globally.” – Naomi Klein


467. “High expectations are the key to absolutely everything.” – Sam Walton, late Founder of Walmart and Sam’s Club


468. Steve Martin: “Be so good they can’t ignore you.”


469. “Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.” – Thomas A. Edison


470. “In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.”


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


472. “Every problem is a gift — without problems we would not grow.” – Tony Robbins, motivational speaker and writer


473. If you think you are too small to be effective, you have never been in the dark with a mosquito.” – Betty Reese


474. “To promote one deserving & brilliant lady is itself a side of one open culture.”


475. “The sheepish will vote for Joe Biden and those against government and corporate corruption will vote for Bernie Sanders.”


476. The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.​ — Stanley J. Randall


477. “A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.” -Jeff Bezos


478. “Bosses care to be in charge, leaders take care of those in their charge.”


479. “To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them.” – John H. Patterson


480. “Success is only meaningful and enjoyable if it feels like your own.” – Michelle Obama


481. “The best customer service is if the customer doesn’t need to call you, doesn’t need to talk to you. It just works.”


482. “Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat.” – Malcolm S. Forbes


483. “Wonder what your customer really wants? Ask. Don’t tell.” – Lisa Stone


484. “This question unmasks motives. Eventually, corporate mission will conflict with personal ambition.”


485. “A business becomes successful when it becomes mutually beneficial for you and your customers.” – Pooja Agnihotri


486. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston S. Churchill


487. “Success is finding satisfaction in giving a little more than you take.” – Christopher Reeve


488. “Don’t worry about people stealing your design work. Worry about the day they stop.”


489. “Outstanding people have one thing in common: An absolute sense of mission.” – Zig Ziglar


490. “Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.”— Robert Kiyosaki


491. “Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.”


492. “The more customers you keep, the fewer customers you have to find.”


493. “The blatant lies that the corporate government engages in with the common people is obscene.”


494. “It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.” —Herman Melville, novelist


495. “We cannot solve problems with the kind of thinking we employed when we came up with them.” — Albert Einstein


496. Why do people say they wish every day was Friday? If it was always Friday, we'd be here every freakin' day. — Ed Bernard


497. “The farmer and manufacturer can no more live without profit than the labourer without wages.” — David Ricardo


498. “Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.” —Kurt Cobain


499. “I invite everyone to choose forgiveness rather than division, teamwork over personal ambition.” — Jean-Francois Cope


500. “A mind that is stretched by new experiences can never go back to its old dimensions.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.


501. “It’s very easy to be different but very difficult to be better.” – Jonathan Ive, former chief design officer, Apple


502. “The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey


503. “Take your victories, whatever they may be, cherish them, use them, but don’t settle for them.” —Mia Hamm


504. “I would not have believed how bad the modern corporate healthcare system was had I not used it and saw it with my own eyes.”


505. “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”


506. “Patience: This is the greatest business asset. Wait for the right time to make your moves.”


507. Nothing is so embarrassing as watching someone do something that you said couldn’t be done. – Sam Ewing


508. “Business is the salt of life.”


509. “Education costs money. But then so does ignorance.” —Sir Claus Moser, statistician


510. “Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” — Joshua J. Marine


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


512. “Wow! So beautiful. Which star? Planet, not star; It WAS called Earth.”


513. “The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.”


514. “Be a positive energy trampoline – absorb what you need and rebound more back.” — Dave Carolan


515. Be like a postage stamp. Stick to a thing till you get there. — Josh Billings


516. “If you believe the government and corporate propaganda about 5G being harmless, you are easily misled.”


517. Drew Houston: “Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.”


518. “You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job, and not be paid for it.” – Oprah Winfrey


519. “By failing to prepare you are preparing to fail.”


520. “It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.” — Edmund Burke


521. My keyboard must be broken, I keep hitting the escape key, but I'm still at work. — Author Unknown


522. “A cover-up is my expectation when interacting with the government regarding illegal corporate activities.”


523. “Chase the vision, not the money. The money will end up following you.” —Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos (Click to tweet)


524. “We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own ‘to-do’ list.” —Michelle Obama, former First Lady


525. “Don’t bunt. Aim out of the ballpark. Aim for the company of immortals.” – David Ogilvy, Founder of Ogilvy & Mather


526. “The biggest mistake a small business can make is to think like a small business.”


527. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” – David Brinkley


528. “Much effort, much prosperity.” – Euripides


529. “It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” – Madeleine Albright


530. “He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.” — Confucius


531. “Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success.” — Biz Stone


532. “There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” —Beverly Sills


533. A lot of people quit looking for work as soon as they find a job. — Zig Ziglar


534. “No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.” —John Keating, Dead Poets Society


535. “There is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others.” – George Shinn


536. “Wonder what your customer really wants? Ask. Don’t tell.” —Lisa Stone, co-founder and CEO of BlogHer (Click to tweet)


537. “Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” —George Addair, real-estate developer


538. “I find that the harder I work the more luck I seem to have.”


539. “Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” – Bill Gates


540. “A company must cultivate more creators than consultants.”


541. “The successful man is the one who finds out what is the matter with his business before his competitors do.”


542. “Make every detail perfect and limit the number of details to perfect.” —Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter (Click to tweet)


543. “There is no substitute for victory.” – Douglas MacArthur


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


545. “In meetings philosophy might work,


546. “I cannot discover that anyone knows enough to say what is and what is definitely not possible.” – Henry Ford


547. "The world is being run by savages wearing corporate business suits.” – Steven Magee


548. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that other throw at him.”


549. “Good order is the foundation of all things.”


550. “Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality” — Les Brown


551. “The first one gets the oyster, the second gets the shell.” – Andrew Carnegie


552. “To be successful, you must act big, think big and talk big.”


553. “Do not be embarrassed by your failures; learn from them and start again.” —Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group


554. “Action is the foundational key to all success.” – Pablo Picasso


555. “We must intertwine business and ethics in a very fundamental way.” — Robert Bruner


556. “An organization, no matter how well designed, is only as good as the people who live and work in it.” -Dee Hock


557. You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do. —Confucius


558. “As you move from job seeker to job creator, you move from wages to wealth.”


559. The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary. - Vince Lombardi


560. “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” — Zig Ziglar


561. “If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.” —Mother Teresa, Nun and Missionary


562. “It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” – Theodore Roosevelt


563. “In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” —Coco Chanel


564. “This is a book the corporate monopolies did not want you to read.”


565. “Every accomplishment starts with a decision to try.” – Unknown


566. “It's not what you achieve, it's what you overcome. That's what defines your career." —Carlton Fisk


567. “Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.”


568. “The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.” —Harry Golden, writer


569. “Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.” – John F. Kennedy


570. “If you are going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill


571. “Keep a little fire burning; however small, however hidden.” ―Cormac McCarthy


572. “Take risks. Failure is a stepping stone to success.”


573. Bo Schembechler: “The Team! The Team! The Team!”


574. “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” ―Theodore Roosevelt


575. “Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen.” – Wayne Huizenga


576. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” —Oscar Wilde


577. “Unless you dream, you’re not going to achieve anything.” – Richard Branson


578. “In order to succeed. We must first believe that we can.”


579. “Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.”


580. “If you have no critics you’ll likely have no success.” – Malcolm X


581. “What we fear of doing most is usually what we most need to do.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson, essayist, philosopher, and poet


582. “To win big, you sometimes have to take big risks.”


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


584. “When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love…” – Marcus Aurelius


585. “Keep an eye on the idiot in your team, if you don't see one, its you.”


586. “The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt


587. “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford


588. “Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble.” – Shah Rukh Khan


589. “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” —Alice Walker


590. “Whether it’s the best of times or the worst of times, it’s the only time we’ve got.” —Art Buchwald, Humorist


591. “When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” —Paulo Coelho, lyricist and novelist


592. “If you can build a business up big enough, it’s respectable.” — Will Rogers


593. “You have to believe in yourself when no one else does – that makes you a winner right there.”


594. “It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” – Napoleon Hill


595. Work is the greatest thing in the world, so we should always save some of it for tomorrow. — Don Herold


596. “Anything that is measured and watched improves.” —Bob Parsons, founder of GoDaddy (Click to tweet)


597. “My son is now an ‘entrepreneur’. That’s what you’re called when you don’t have a job.” – Ted Turner


598. “Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.” – Napoleon Bonaparte


599. “The only way you are going to have success is to have lots of failures first.” – Sergey Brin


600. “Building a brand means knowing your story and building and sharing that story”—Tamara McCleary


601. “Achievement is talent plus preparation.” – Malcolm Gladwell


602. “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela


603. “Strength shows not only in the ability to persist, but in the ability to start over.” —F. Scott Fitzgerald, fiction writer


604. “Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” —Will Rogers, performer


605. “Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” – Coco Chanel (see more Coco Chanel quotes)


606. “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”


607. “If everything is a priority, nothing is.” – Yuri van der Sluis


608. “The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs, one step at a time.” — Joe Girard


609. “True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.” – Paul Sweeney


610. “Creative without strategy is called art. Creative with strategy is called advertising.” – Jeff I. Richards


611. “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” —Helen Keller


612. “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker


613. Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit. — George Carlin


614. “Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” – Robert H. Schuller


615. “If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.” —Dolly Parton


616. “While many people call it ‘The Military’, I call it “Corporate Government Cannon Fodder’.”


617. Walt Disney: “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.”


618. All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure. — Mark Twain


619. “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vidal Sassoon


620. “There is simply no substitute for hard work when it comes to achieving success.” —Heather Bresch, CEO of Mylan


621. “Every time we launch a feature, people yell at us.” —Angelo Sotira, co-founder of deviantART (Click to tweet)


622. “If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got.” — Henry Ford


623. “Work to become, not to acquire." —Elbert Hubbard


624. “Do what you love and success will follow. Passion is the fuel behind a successful career.” — Meg Whitman


625. “Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.” ―Abraham Lincoln


626. “Nothing will work unless you do.” —Maya Angelou


627. “The road to success is always under construction.” — Lily Tomlin


628. “You can’t make anything viral, but you can make something good.” —Peter Shankman, founder of HARO (Click to tweet)


629. “Every prosperous business was first a courageous decision to begin and then a constant determination to continue.”


630. “Micro-managing bosses have micro-mini-mindset.”


631. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” —Albert Einstein


632. “Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right!” – Henry Ford


633. “You have to believe in yourself when no one else does – that makes you a winner right there.” — Venus Williams


634. “You have to work on the business first before it works for you.” ― Idowu Koyenikan


635. “Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” —Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft (Click to tweet)


636. “If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes.”


637. Behind every successful man is a woman, behind her is his wife. — Groucho Marx


638. “A year from now you may wish you had started today.” —Karen Lamb, author


639. “I venture into research areas that corporate controlled scientists are forbidden from.”


640. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle


641. “Be content to act, and leave the talking t