“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese proverb

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” – Amelia Earhart

“If you live for weekends or vacations, your shit is broken.” – Gary Vaynerchuk

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” — Robert Kiyosaki

“If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.” — Steve Jobs

“The secret of change is to focus all your energy not on fighting the old but on building the new.” — Socrates

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs

“Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.” — Napoleon Hill

“Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen.” — Wayne Huizenga

“The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.” – Peter F. Drucker

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow….Learn as if you were to live forever.” –  Mahatma Gandhi

“Whatever you and your team decide your new brand will stand for, deliver on that promise. That’s the only way you’ll ever control your brand. And beware: brands always mean something. If you don’t define what the brand means, your competitors will.” – Richard Branson

“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.” – Mark Twain

“For all of its faults, it gives most hardworking people a chance to improve themselves economically, even as the deck is stacked in favor of the privileged few. Here are the choices most of us face in such a system: Get bitter or get busy.” – Bill O’ Reilly

“A brand is the most valuable real estate in the world, a corner of the consumer’s mind.” – Colin Bates

“A man should never neglect his family for business.” – Walt Disney

“The only limits are, as always, those of vision.” – James Broughton

“To think is easy. To act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth

“Nobody talks about entrepreneurship as survival, but that’s exactly what it is and what nurtures creative thinking. Running that first shop taught me business is not financial science; it’s about trading: buying and selling.” – Anita Roddick

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“To any entrepreneur: if you want to do it, do it now. If you don’t, you’re going to regret it.” – Catherine Cook

“I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that’s why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan

“There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.” – Aristotle

“If you’re not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business.” – Ray Kroc

“The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” — Barack Obama

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” — Helen Keller

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt

“If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to meet it!” – Jonathan Winters

“To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.” —Thomas Watson Sr.

“I may be over the top on this, but I just don’t want to like my competitors. I want my people to believe that whenever he and our other competitors succeed, we will be less able to do all the things we want to do.” —Phil Knight

“Business is a combination of war and sport.”  – Andre Maurois

“The road to someday leads to a town of nowhere.” – Tony Robbins

“Learn to listen. Opportunity could be knocking at your door very softly.” – Frank Tyger

“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” – Albert Einstein

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is no royal, flower-strewn path to success. And if there is, I have not found it. For if I have accomplished anything in life, it is because I have been willing to work hard.” – C.J. Walker

“Business is more exciting than any game.” – Lord Beaverbrook

“Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.” – Albert Einstein

“We are currently not planning on conquering the world.” – Sergey Brin

“If it really was a no-brainer to make it on your own in business, there’d be millions of no-brained, harebrained, and otherwise dubiously brained individuals quitting their day jobs and hanging out their own shingles. Nobody would be left to round out the workforce and execute the business plan.” – Bill Rancic

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“The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.” – Carlos Castaneda

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Even if you are on the right track, You’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers

“If you just work on stuff that you like and you’re passionate about, you don’t have to have a master plan with how things will play out.” – Mark Zuckerberg

“The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.” – Chinese proverb

“Stick with it, even on the bad days.” – Vivienne Harr

“Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier.” –  Charles F. Kettering

“Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right!” – Henry Ford

“My son is now an ‘entrepreneur’. That’s what you’re called when you don’t have a job.” – Ted Turner

“Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.” – Norman Schwarzkopf

“For all of its faults, it gives most hardworking people a chance to improve themselves economically, even as the deck is stacked in favor of the privileged few. Here are the choices most of us face in such a system: Get bitter or get busy.” – Bill O’ Reilly

“You can’t fall if you don’t climb. But there’s no joy in living your whole life on the ground.” – Unknown

“Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy.” – Jimmy Spithill

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” – Stephen Covey

“Do what you can, where you are, with what you have.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” – George Addair

“We generate fears while we sit. We overcome them by action. Fear is nature’s way of warning us to get busy.” – Dr. Henry Link

“If you see a bandwagon, it’s too late.” – James Goldsmith

“One finds limits by pushing them.” – Herbert Simon

One day your life will flash before your eyes

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“To think is easy, to act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth

“Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.” – Babe Ruth

“The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vidal Sassoon

“You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills.” – Jim Rohn

“Who likes not his business, his business likes not him.” – William Hazlitt

“The new source of power is not money in the hands of a few, but information in the hands of many.” – John Naisbitt

“The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.” – Henry Ford

“It’s through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we’ve always mapped our path at Dell. There’s always an opportunity to make a difference.” – Michael Dell

“If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.” – Ray Kroc

““Business in a combination of War and sport.” – Andre Maurois

“Surviving a failure gives you more self–confidence. Failures are great learning tools… but they must be kept to a minimum.” – Jeffrey Immelt

“If you are going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill

“One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it is worth watching.” – Mooie

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot

“I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” – Thomas Jefferson 

“Look well to this day. Yesterday is but a dream and tomorrow is only a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well therefore to this day.” – Francis Gray

“Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” – Dwight Eisenhower

“Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

“The first one gets the oyster the second gets the shell.” – Andrew Carnegie

“Early to bed and early to rise probably indicates unskilled labor.” – John Ciardi

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“Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.” – Peter F. Drucker

“Winners never quit and quitters never win.” – Vince Lombardi

“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

“Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical.” – Howard Schultz

“All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” — Michael John Bobak

 

“People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed, and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy.” — Tony Robbins

“Always deliver more than expected.” — Larry Page

“Business has only two functions – marketing and innovation.” – Peter Drucker

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently… A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.” —Henry Ford

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” —Thomas Edison

 

“There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.”  – Sam Walton

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

“Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill.

“The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.” – Henry Ford

“It’s through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we’ve always mapped our path at Dell. There’s always an opportunity to make a difference.” – Michael Dell.”

 

“To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.” – Tryon Edwards

“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” – Bill Gates

“Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” – Coco Chanel

“The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.” – Henry Ford

“The good or ill of a man lies within his own will.” – Epictetus

 

“The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas of enthusiasm.” – Thomas Watson

“To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.” – Thomas Watson

“Change is not a threat, it’s an opportunity. Survival is not the goal, trans-formative success is.” – Seth Godin

“You are not your resume, you are your work.” – Seth Godin

“There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas, what’s missing is the will to execute them.” – Seth Godin

 

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford

“Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical.” – Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks.

“Creativity, as has been said, consists largely of rearranging what we know in order to find out what we do not know. Hence, to think creatively, we must be able to look afresh at what we normally take for granted.” – George Kneller

“It’s easy to come up with new ideas; the hard part is letting go of what worked for you two years ago, but will soon be out of date.” –  Roger von Oech

“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 Atari and Chuck-E-Cheese’s

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