Inspiring Quotes That Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Need

03/01/2022 10:39:37 +0000
We are, after all, living in a time when stress is practically around every turn. No matter how hard you try to avoid them. Therefore, we all look for new and creative methods to escape or cope with it.

We frequently feel alone in dealing with our problems or complex situations because friends or relatives are often unavailable when we need them. This is usually not due to a lack of concern or affection, but rather because their lives are also full of or disrupted by similar dramas.


When the business gets rough, many aspiring entrepreneurs turn to read a motivational or inspiring phrase to keep us going. The unlimited potential of these witty quotations has since become a prominent part of society's lexicon. It is believed that there are times in their lives that some require motivation to keep moving forward. Motivational quotes provide us a rapid burst of wisdom to refocus our attention and deliver the inspiration we need for the day or event. A quote can often inspire the week and motivate us when our usual motivation has waned. A quote can serve as a reminder to help us focus on a specific goal or plan of action.


Starting a business is a thrilling roller coaster of emotions, with incredible highs and challenging lows. But one thing that has always helped us get through the ups and downs is connecting with some of the best brains in the world. The following are some of the most inspiring statements for aspiring entrepreneurs out there:

  • Catharina Bruns, Founder WorkIsNotaJob

    "Empower yourself and realize the importance of contributing to the world by living your talent. Work on what you love. You are responsible for the talent that has been entrusted to you."
  • Steve Jobs, Co-founder, CEO, Chairman Apple Inc.

    "Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do."
  • Jeff Bezos, founder, and CEO of Amazon

    "I knew that if I failed, I wouldn't regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying."
  • Henry Ford, Founder Ford Motor Company

    "Whether you think you can, or think you can't — you're right."
  • Mary Kay Ash, Founder Mary Kay Cosmetics

    "Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve."
  • Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group

    "You don't learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and falling over."
  • Josh James, co-founder and CEO Omniture, founder and CEO Domo

    "When you find an idea that you just can't stop thinking about, that's probably a good one to pursue."
  • Scott Belsky, co-founder Behance

    "It's not about ideas. It's about making ideas happen."
  • David Karp, founder and CEO Tumblr

    "Entrepreneur is someone who has a vision for something and a want to create."
  • Steve Case, co-founder of AOL

    "You shouldn't focus on why you can't do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can and be one of the exceptions."
  • Walt Disney, founder Disney

    "The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing."
  • Ben Weissenstein, founder and CEO of The Entitled Group

    "Everything started as nothing."
  • Seth Godin, founder Squidoo

    "The only thing worse than starting something and failing... is not starting something."
  • Oprah Winfrey, media proprietor

    "Every time you state what you want or believe, you're the first to hear it. It's a message to both you and others about what you think is possible. Don't put a ceiling on yourself."
  • Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn

    "The fastest way to change yourself is to hang out with people who are already the way you want to be."
  • Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO Berkshire Hathaway

    "I don't look to jump over 7-foot bars — I look for 1-foot bars that I can step over."
  • Steve Case, co-founder of AOL

    "In the end, a vision without the ability to execute it is probably a hallucination."
  • Steve Jobs, Co-founder, CEO, Chairman Apple Inc.

    "Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary."
  • Arianna Huffington, president and editor in chief The Huffington Post Media Group

    "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."
  • Sara Blakely, founder of SPANX

    "Embrace what you don't know, especially in the beginning, because what you don't know can become your greatest asset. It ensures that you will absolutely be doing things different from everybody else."
  • Howard Schultz, Starbucks CEO

    "Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical."
  • Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group

    "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."
  • Sam Walton, founder of Walmart

    "High expectations are the key to everything."
  • Michael Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg L.P.

    "Don't be afraid to assert yourself, have confidence in your abilities, and don't let the bastards get you down."
  • Phil Libin, CEO Evernote

    "There are lots of bad reasons to start a company. But there's only one good, legitimate reason, and I think you know what it is: it's to change the world."
  • Debbi Fields found Mrs. Fields Cookies

    "The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is not to try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it."
  • Bill Gates, founder, and CEO of Microsoft

    "Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning."
  • Dave Thomas, founder of Wendy's

    "What do you need to start a business? Three simple things: know your product better than anyone, know your customer, and have a burning desire to succeed."
  • Marc Benioff, CEO Salesforce

    "The secret to successful hiring is this: look for the people who want to change the world."
Final Takeaway
Everyone, especially entrepreneurs, may benefit from inspirational quotes, regardless of their business process. Quotes can aid in generating ideas during brainstorming sessions, which can impact the content of the work. By embodying the thoughts of others, they can lead you in new ways. Finally, quotes can be a quick approach to motivate the unlimited potential of aspiring entrepreneurs while they work together. And ultimately, they won't keep them from thinking for too long.
A Little Bit of Advice to our Aspiring Entrepreneurs
Starting a business is a continuous process of learning and growth. It's critical to develop both practical and emotional abilities. Check out Aspiring Entrepreneurs today. Blogs, podcasts, courses, and books are offered by our very own business expert Sophie Howard.
About the Host
Sophie Howard is the founder of Aspiring Entrepreneurs, a community designed to help people develop the skills and confidence to build a business and a life that serves them. Sophie began online in 2013 with an Amazon firm, which she sold for more than $1 million in 2015.

Sophie has lectured on stages all around the world, encouraging and teaching other ambitious entrepreneurs. She has established instructional programs educating thousands of students how to sell online, in addition to releasing over 1000 products.

Sophie has also written a book titled "Aspiring Entrepreneurs: A Guide to Finding Your Best Path to Financial Freedom."
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