The Best Inspirational Quotes for Business

A journey of an entrepreneur is full of surprises, and some of them are not so positive.

Whether we’re managing a startup or a big company, there will always be some problems that require immediate solutions and effective crisis management.

Sometimes, the solution to the problem or motivation to go forward can be as simple as a little piece of wisdom. Many entrepreneurs, philosophers, and politicians have discussed helpful advice to aid success, and have been quoted doing.

Of course, a quote can’t solve all our problems, but they can inspire us to continue our work and avoid giving up.

In this article, we’ll review some of the best inspirational quotes of all time, used by entrepreneurs when times get tough.

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.” – Steve Jobs, previous CEO of Apple Inc

“The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.” – Nolan Bushnell, founder of Atari Inc. and Chuck E. Cheese’s.

“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill, previous British Prime Minister

“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’s winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that’s why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan, basketball player

“Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.” – Albert Einstein, Scientist

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain, writer

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney, entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer

“I hate how many people think, “glass half-empty” when their glass is really four-fifths full. I’m grateful when I have one drop in the glass because I know exactly what to do with it.” – Gary Vaynerchuk, Entrepreneur and author

“When you cease to dream you cease to live” – Malcolm Forbes, owner-publisher of Forbes magazine

“An entrepreneur is someone who jumps off a cliff and builds a plane on the way down.” – Reid Hoffman, entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain, writer

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain, writer

“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe the mind can achieve.” – Napoleon Hill, author

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” – Vince Lombardi, Head Coach and General Manager of the Green Bay Packers

“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve.” – Napoleon Hill, author

“It doesn’t matter how many times you fail. It doesn’t matter how many times you almost get it right. No one is going to know or care about your failures, and neither should you. All you have to do is learn from them and those around you because all that matters in business is that you get it right once. Then everyone can tell you how lucky you are.” – Mark Cuban, entrepreneur

“The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake- you can’t learn anything from being perfect.” –Adam Osborne, entrepreneur

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

“Choose a job that you like, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” – Confucius, teacher

“Timing, perseverance, and ten years of trying will eventually make you look like an overnight success.” – Biz Stone, co-founder of Twitter

Are you feeling inspired already? All people mentioned in this article have gone through some rough times but eventually, they succeeded because of their perseverance and desire to be the best.  Use these inspirational quotes to join their club!

About the author:

Tom Jager is a professional blogger. He works at Proessaywriting. He has degree in Law and English literature. Tom has written numerous articles/online journals. You can reach him at G+ or Facebook.