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