Being a small business owner can be rewarding, but it can also be a challenge. Are you feeling a little overwhelmed or stressed? Why not take a look through these inspiring quotes that highlight what it means to be successful. You may be able to relate to one or two and it may be just enough to relieve a little stress as you realize that other entrepreneurs experience some of the same things you do !
“If you’re going to run a small business, you need to know what everyone is doing, be the first one in and the last one out.” – Glen Mazzara
“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative efforts.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt
“Ideas in secret die. They need light and air or they starve to death.” – Seth Godin
“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
“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.” – Vince Lombardi
“Strive not to be a success, but rather be of value.” – Albert Einstein
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself, any direction you choose.” – Dr. Seuss
“Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.” – Edward de Bono
“The only place success comes before work, is in the dictionary.” – unknown
“The Golden Rule for every business is this: put yourself in your customers place.” – Orison Swett Marden
“The only way to do great work, is to love what you do.” – Steve Jobs
“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle
“Handle your business without people knowing your business.” – unknown
“Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.” – Henry Ford
Feeling more inspired? Good. Now you can get back to building your bigger, stronger, more successful small business!