1. “The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is to not try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.” – Debbi Field
  2. “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford
  3. “The longer you’re not taking action the more money you’re losing.” – Carrie Wilkerson
  4. “The secret to successful hiring is this: look for the people who want to change the world.” – Marc Benioff
  5. “Be nice to geek’s, you’ll probably end up working for one.” – Bill Gates
  6. “Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy.” – Jimmy Spithill
  7. Work so hard that EXPENSIVE becomes “pocket money” – Unknown
  8. “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”
    Thomas Edison
  9. “My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself. I see life almost like one long University education that I never had — every day I’m learning something new.” – Richard Branson
  10. “Fearlessness is like a muscle. I know from my own life that the more I exercise it the more natural it becomes to not let my fears run me.”
    Arianna Huffington
  11. “Fall seven times and stand up eight.” – Japanese proverb
  12. “To any entrepreneur: If you want to do it, do it NOW. If you don’t you’re going to regret it” – Catherine Cook
  13. “Rule number one; Never Lose money – Rule number two; Don’t forget rule number one” –Warren Buffett
  14. “You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” – Maya Angelou
  15. “The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” – SteveJobs
  16. “Ideas are easy. Implementation is hard.” – Guy Kawasaki
  17. “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
  18. “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” – StephenCovey
  19. “Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover.” – Mark Twain
  20. “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker
  21. “You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky
  22. “Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele
  23. “What is not started will never get finished.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  24. “Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.” – Leah LaBelle
  25. “Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come.” – Dwayne Johnson


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