44 of My Favorite Entrepreneur, Leadership & Business Success #Quotes

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Did you know that quotes are among the highest shared type of content on Twitter? Do you have a favorite author? Business, leadership, brand or life leader who inspires you? If yes, then dig into what they say, what they do that defines who and what they are.

Often times a quote can make someone’s day, week or change the direction of their life. We have many clients who we met via Twitter and a simple quote.

Here are 44 of my favorite quotes. I had these on a page on our agency, Marketing Nutz web site. I have received numerous requests to write them up into a blog post that can be shared more easily. Well, you ask and you shall receive so here ya’ go friends !

Thanks to all who have inspired me the past few years on Twitter, Facebook & all the other social networks that have come along. Your tweets, quotes, words of inspiration and wisdom inspire me daily!

44 of My Favorite Entrepreneur & Business Success Quotes:

  1. “The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.”  ~Nolan Bushnell
  2. “There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.” ~Zig Ziglar
  3. “One can get anything if he is willing to help enough others get what they want. ~Zig Ziglar
  4. “If you’re not living life on the edge, you’re taking up too much space.”Anonymous
  5. iStock 000005952276Small 44 of My Favorite Entrepreneur, Leadership & Business Success #Quotes“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” ~Dr Seuss
  6. “Today is your day, your mountain is waiting… SO get on your way!” ~Dr Seuss
  7. “When the goin’ gets tough the tough pick themselves up off the ground, wipe off their knees and get goin turbo! “~ @PamMktgNut
  8. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” ~Peter Drucker
  9. “If you think education is expensive, try ignorance” ~ Derek Bok
  10. “Will you succeed yes you will indeed. 98 and 3/4 percent guaranteed! ~ Dr Seuss
  11. “It’s better to own the racecourse than the race horse!” ~ Unknown
  12. “Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.” ~Napoleon Hill
  13. “You don’t buy a nice car and get rich you get rich and buy a nice car.” ~ Unknown
  14. “If you ain’t making waves, you ain’t kickin’ hard enough.” ~ Unknown
  15. “To unpathed waters, undreamed shores.” ~William Shakepeare
  16. “When you cease to dream you cease to live.” ~ Malcolm Forbes
  17. “There is a light at the end of the tunnel, but the way out is through.” ~ David Allen
  18. “Dreams are the touchstones of our character.” ~Henry David Thoreau
  19. “The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.” ~Paul Valery
  20. “Hope is the dream of the waking man.” ~French Proverb
  21. “Failure is an event, not a person.” ~Zig Ziglar
  22. “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” ~Zig Ziglar
  23.  “Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  24. “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing–that’s why we recommend it daily.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  25. “You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great” ~ Zig Ziglar
  26.  “You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  27.  “Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  28. “Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  29.  “Optimists are those who go after Moby dick in a row boat with a bucket of tarter sauce.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  30. “A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  31. “The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.” ~ Zig Ziglar
  32. “Sometimes crazy just isn’t enough.” ~ Dr Seuss
  33. “Well done is better than well said.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
  34. “Success is not in what you have, but who you are.” ~ Bo Bennet
  35. “The number of times I succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times I can fail & keep on trying.” ~Tom Hopkins
  36. “You have everything you need to build something far bigger than yourself.” ~Seth Godin
  37. “Health = wealth. Take time to focus on your WHY of business & life. Rejuvenate to reinvigorate! ~@PamMktgNut
  38. They can copy, plagiarize, & mimic you but no matter what, there is only one you! Be You! ~@PamMktgNut
  39. “If you can dream it you can build it. If you can build it, you can live it. ~@PamMktgNut
  40. “Dream it, plan it, do it, love it, live it!” ~@PamMktgNut
  41. “Tweet like nobody is watchin’ except yo’ mama!” ~@PamMktgNut
  42. “Impossible is not a word in the vocabulary of successful entrepreneurs. It’s only an excuse not to try. Delete.” ~@PamMktgNut
  43. “Pleasant words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.” ~Proverbs 16:24
  44. “If you can dream it, you can do it.” ~Walt Disney

What You Say?

What is your favorite quote? Author? Would love to see everyone add them in the comments. I’ll update this post in the future with others if there is an interest.

 

About the Author

Pam Moore

*Forbes Top 10 Social Media Women, Forbes top 50 Social Media Power Influencer - CEO / founder of Marketing Nutz, full service social brand, digital marketing agency. Social media marketing speaker, author, strategist, consultant, coach, & trainer. I help businesses of all size integrate social media into the DNA of their business, connect with target audiences to nurture authentic customer relationships. 15+ years experience working with Fortune 500, Franchised corporations with 4000+ local franchises to entrepreneurs and startups!

  • http://twitter.com/Bpack_Diplomacy Andy

    I love 2 and 12. “There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.” ~Zig Ziglar Thanks for the inspiring thoughts!

  • http://twitter.com/GroTraffic Mark Harai

    These are some awesome, inspiring quotes, Pam! Thanks for sharing them this AM… I needed some inspiration : )

  • http://qwikr.me/qrkim Kimberly Reynolds

    I love that you mix it up: Zig Ziglar and Dr. Seuss. Awesome! :)

  • http://twitter.com/sks_success75 Sherman Smith

    Great quotes here.. Love number 35! Thanks for sharing Pam!

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