Inspirational Quotes All the below quotes have been published in Investor Business Daily Newspaper, they moved me so much that I wanted to share them.


If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
Simon Sinek, author

Don't be intimidated by what you don't know. This can be your greatest strengths and ensure you do things differently from everyone else.
Sara Blakely, Spanx Founder

We do not have to become heroes overnight. Just a step at a time.
Eleanor Roosevelt, diplomat

You learn more from failing than you do from succeeding. It's important to befriend failure: it's not pleasant, and it's painful, but it's necessary to grow.
Laura Linney, actress

Do not go where the path may lead, Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

You can control two things: your work ethic and your attitude about anything.
Ali Krieger, soccer player

Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination and dedication.
Gail Devers, track star

If you don't know where you're going, you might not get there.
Yogi Berra, baseball player

It has long come to my attention that people of accomplishment realty sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Elinor Smith, pilot

If you have the courage to begin, you have the courage to succeed.
David Viscott, psychiatrist

Never pay attention to what critics say. Remember, a statue has never been set up in honor. Sibelius Worthwhile things are not built in short periods of time. They come from consistent series of actions.
Angela Kelly, soccer player/ couch

My father used to say, "Don't raise your voice, improve your agreement.:
Desmond Tutu, theologian

Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what make you come alive and go do it, because what the world needs is people who come alive
Howard Thruman, author

I'm convinced that about half of what separated the successful entrepreneurs from the no successful ones is pure perseverance.
Steve Jobs, Apple co-founder

Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power to win the match is even.
Muhammad Ali, boxer

Do not wait; the time will never be "just right." Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you so along.
George Herbert, poet

I am not afraid of an army of lions let by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.
Alexander the Great, king of Macedonia

The most important thing I learned is that soldiers watch what their leaders do. You can give them classes and lecture them forever, but it is your personal example they will follow.
Colin Powell, U.S. Army general

If you make a mistake, admit it, and do it right now. And if you didn't make a mistake, don't admit it.
Eric Schmidt, Alphabet executive chairman

If life designed to humble us in the face of time, there is joy in that humility.
Jorma Kaukonen, rock musician

Creativity requires something more than the processing of information. It requires human thought, spontaneous intuition and a lot of courage.
Akio Morita, businessman

Don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs, but by how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George Patton, U.S. Army general

How we spend our days is, is of course, how we spend our lives.
Annie Dillard, author

You can't always control the circumstances - only how you react to those circumstances; you can always control your attitude and your effort.
Jennie Finch, softball pitcher

Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.
Jim Rohn, motivational speaker

A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.
Michael LeBoef, author

Nothing is really work unless you'd rather be doing something else.
J.M. Barrie, author

is an investment in the energy you need to be effective tomorrow.
Tom Rath, consultant