15 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Your Little Business’ Success

I love quotes. I find they are a great way to put things in perspective and are great to prompt lightbulb moments! Here is a collection of some of my favourites that I’ve come across along the way.

  1. “Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because you want them to do it.” – Dwight David Elsenhower
  2. “Formal education will make you a living; self education will make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn
  3. “Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it. “ – Debbi Fields
  4. “100% of the shots you don’t take, don’t go it.” – Wayne Gretsky
  5. “Somewhere someone is looking for exactly what you have to offer.” – Unknown
  6. “Success doesn’t just happen because you ‘try’. If you want something awesome to happen you have to be awesome.” – Karen Gunton, Build a Little Biz
  7. “The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.” – Confucius
  8. “Your brand must mean something to someone, or it risks meaning nothing to anyone.” – Peter Rix
  9. “The aim of marketing is to make selling superfluous.” – Peter Drucker
  10. “Marketing is too important to be left to the marketing department.” – David Packard
  11. “Don’t do it if you don’t enjoy it.” – Richard Branson
  12. “The greatest failure is to not try.” – Debbi Fields
  13. “The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can’t do.” – Dennis Waitley
  14. “Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” – Bill Gates
  15. “If you did not look after today’s business then you might as well forget about tomorrow.” – Isaac Mophatlane