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25 Quotes That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

I have often heard that just a few words can inspire more thoughts than a few pages can. Well, maybe that’s because we are often too lazy to read whole pages when we can always opt for a shorter synopsis. Or, the more likely reason, it’s because we are drawn in by key words that inspire us to take action.

Anyhow, whatever your reasoning, here is a list of some unique quotes that will just maybe make you a little livelier when it comes to being an entrepreneur. Enjoy, they are some of my favorites.

1. “Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t, so that you can spend the rest of your life like most people can’t.” Anonymous

2. “You miss a 100% of the shots you don’t take.” Wayne Gretzky

3. “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” Abraham Lincoln

 4. “I am more afraid of an army of one hundred sheep led by a lion than an army of one hundred lions led by a sheep.” Charles Maurice

5. “You’re most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” Bill Gates

6. “I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful.”  Warren Buffet

7. “Find a job you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.” Confucius

8. “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” Thomas Edison

9. “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 the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”  Mark Twain

10. “The only real training for leadership is leadership.” Anthony Jay

11. “Whenever an individual or a business decides that success has been attained, progress stops.” Thomas J. Watson

12. “Whether you think you can or you can’t, you’re right.” Henry Ford

13. “Make it happen now, not tomorrow. Tomorrow is a loser’s excuse.” Andrew Fashion

14. “A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.”  James Crook

15. “The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a millionaire in the first place.” Jim Rohn

16. “The ability to keep cool head in an emergency, maintain poise in the midst of excitement, and to refuse to be stampeded are true marks of leadership.”  R. Shannon

17. “Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.” Sandra Carey

18. “When the teacher tells you to leave the classroom, you know you’ve won the argument.” Anonymous

19. “A man’s worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions.” Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

20. “Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.” Mark Twain

21. “I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.” Michael Jordan

22. “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” Walt Disney

23. “Don’t just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.” Jim Rohn

24. “If you’re not learning while you’re earning, you’re cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.” Napoleon Hill

25. “I shall be telling this with a sigh, Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.”  Robert Frost

Which quotes do you like the best?  Feel free to share!

[Quelle/Source (Link): EpicLaunch]