Management December 4, 2009 Last updated September 18th, 2018 870 Reads share

Don’t Quote Me, Quote Them! 20 Inspirational Quotations That Motivate

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Your top quotes do not have come from famous or successful people. I will always remember a quote that my mum used to say to me – “Never turn your back on a passion”.

Some people have found great benefit in writing and reading their top 10 inspirational quotes on a daily basis. “What you focus on is what manifests in your life and business”.

Here are 20 Inspirational Quotes that motivate me

# 1. If you can dream it, you can do it -Walt Disney

# 2. The only place where dreams are impossible is in your own mind– Emalie

# 3. The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary -Vidal Sassoon

# 4. I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work – Thomas Edison

# 5. Minds are like parachutes – they only function when open – Thomas Dewar

# 6. Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value – Albert Einstein

# 7. Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So… get on your way! – Dr Seuss

# 8. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

# 9. Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm – Ralph Waldo Emerson

# 10. Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning – Bill Gates

# 11. Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination – Oscar Wilde

# 12. Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first – Mark Twain

# 13. Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something – Plato

# 14. Listen to Everyone. Ideas come from everywhere – Tom Peters

# 15. The past doesn’t equal the future – Anthony Robbins

# 16. Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate, and doubt to offer a solution everybody can understand – Colin Powell

# 17. Be the change that you want to see in the world –  Mohandas Gandhi

# 18. Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, “What’s in it for me?” – Brian Tracy

# 19. To have more, become more – Jim Rohn

# 20. Failures do what is tension relieving, while winners do what is goal achieving – Dennis Waitley

Related: Become A Better Manager: 10 Inspirational Management And Leadership Blogs

Okay now it is your turn to share. Do you think inspirational quotes could assist in keeping you motivated in challenging times? What are your favorite inspirational quotes?

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Greg Fry

Greg Fry

Greg is a Social Media trainer and workshop facilitator with the Digital Marketing Institute. He has also delivered lectures and short courses for leading organisations including SureSkills, Socialmedia.ie and The Michael Smurfit Business School. Greg also works with the Ahain Group as a Social Business Consultant. He believes that in order to make social media work for your business you must have a clear business goal, a clearly defined strategy and make sure that everything you do is measureable. Specialities include: Social Media Training | Personal Branding |Social Business Consultancy | Social Strategy Workshops | Interview Techniques | Psychometric Profiling | LinkedIn Training | Facebook Training | Twitter Training | Blogging | Online Video and You Tube Training | Emerging Social Media (Pinterest, Foursquare, Instagram, Google+ etc.) More information at: www.ahaingroup.com and www.careerscoach.ie

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