10 Motivational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

By Yvelette Stines on January 26th, 2017 / Comments


Entrepreneurship is a rewarding journey. There are times as you are going along this path, that discouragement and doubt will set in. This is normal, but it is also important that you don’t stay in this space. The moment you decided to become an entrepreneur or pursue your dreams, is the moment that you realized that you had the confidence and faith in yourself to make it happen. Be proud. This decision takes a lot of courage, discipline and resilience. It also takes a specific mindset that will help you get through the times that are not so easy. It is important to practice self-care, surround yourself around like minded, supportive, and trusting people, and stay positive.

It is also important to keep the faith and know that you chose this path for a reason. Difficult times are meant to help you learn, grow, and become stronger. Throughout this journey it is essential that you don’t give up. Be sure to take breaks, remember your why, and keep going.

We at Michiprenuer want you to stay encouraged. Here are 10 quotes on entrepreneurship that we hope will keep you inspired and motivated to continue to do the great work you are called to do.

“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve.” – Napoleon Hill

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”– Arthur Ashe

“An entrepreneur is someone who jumps off a cliff and builds a plane on the way down.” – Reid Hoffman

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” – Epicurus

“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

“It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” – Bill Gates

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain

“No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.” – Lupita Nyong’o

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius.

“Don’t sit and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.” – Madam C.J. Walker

About the Author

Yvelette Stines

Yvelette is an author and freelance writer. Her blog Calming Corners helps readers stay calm and healthy. Follow her at @YveletteStines + @CalmingCorners.