A few quotes about success may be all you need to get motivated, take the initiative, and start down the path to reaching your small business goals.
Remember this: many people before you have tried and failed. While some give up after a setback, others continue forward. They realize that hard work and dedication will pay off in the long run.
When you read a quote from somebody famous, somebody with a lot of money, it is easy to toss aside what he or she is saying. After all, this person is already at the top. However, 99 percent of people start the same place as you.
Below are 27 quotes about success that should inspire you throughout this crazy small business adventure:
You and you alone are responsible for making your dreams come true. You can either take the bull by the horns, or sit back and help somebody else reach their dream. Which sounds better to you?
When you are willing to risk it all, despite the potential of great failure, the reward can be even greater.
The word “quit” should never enter your mind.
You are going to fail as an entrepreneur. It is how you deal with these failures that will determine your final outcome.
Money may be on your mind, but this thought alone won’t get you anywhere. The money will eventually follow once you begin to chase your passion.
It takes extreme amounts of courage to make your dreams come true. Without courage, you may always come up short.
It is easy to give up when everything is going against you, but those who continue forward will eventually have the most success.
As you know, life will throw you many curve balls. Your strength and intelligence doesn’t matter. What matters is your ability to change with the times.
When you do your best right now, you will find yourself in a position to do your best in the future.
You make your own breaks. Period.
If you want to get revenge on somebody who has done you wrong, do so through the success you achieve.
A failure is not a failure if you learn something from it. Don’t let this word enter your vocabulary. Just because something didn’t work doesn’t mean you failed.
Once you know your destiny, once you know your passion, there is nothing stopping you from a life of success.
When things get tough, when you don’t know if you can keep going, never look back. You will eventually make your way out the other side.
Some people are ready for anything that comes their way. Others are not. Where do you fit in?
There is nothing wrong with being in a comfort zone, but stepping outside of this may be all it takes to reach extraordinary heights.
It is hard to give up a good thing in search of something great. But remember, you will never know what is out there unless you risk it all for greatness.
Don’t wish you were somebody else. Instead, use what you have to make as much of a difference as you can.
Don’t rely on luck to get you through life. Work hard and luck will eventually show up. In other words, make your own luck.
You may not be able to change the past, but you can definitely dictate what happens in the future. The future you want starts today.
When you start a business, you must be “all in.” Furthermore, you must be passionate about your endeavor. It should fill your heart.
Just remember these three words: Explore. Dream. Discover.
You can only control so much in business and life. You have to work with what you have, doing whatever it takes to turn your circumstances into a life you can be proud of.
Don’t spend all your time and effort thinking about becoming a success. Instead, stay busy, day after day, and you will eventually reach your goal.
Don’t shoot low when the stars are within reach. If you go big, even a failure will put you well above the success of others.
Do you have the self-discipline needed to reach your goals? Start with this and everything else will fall into place.
Success doesn’t come without failures. Never forget that.