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Inspirational Quotes for Success in Business and Life

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Lacking Inspiration? Sometimes all it takes are some words of wisdom from the greats. Here are our top business success quotes. We hope these motivate you as much as they do for us!

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.”

– Winston Churchill


“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.”

-John D. Rockefeller


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

– Steve Jobs


“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.”

– Colin Powell


“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”

– Albert Schweitzer


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

– Vidal Sassoon


“Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.”

-Steve Jobs


“Details create the big picture”

-Stanford I. Weill


“Ideas are easy. Implementation is hard.”

– Guy Kawasaki


“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.”

-Michael Jordan


“If there is no struggle, there is no progress.”

-Frederick Douglass

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.”

-Martin Luther King, Jr.


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

-Thomas A. Edison


“I believe every human has a finite number of heartbeats. I don’t intend to waste any of mine.”

-Neil Armstrong


“If you are going through hell, keep going.”

-Winston Churchill


“Don’t count the days, make the days count.”

-Muhammad Ali


“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

-Maya Angelou


“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

-George Bernard Shaw


“People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it”



“If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it.”

-Elon Musk


“Everything started as nothing.”

-Ben Weissenstein


“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”

-Robert Frost

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