Entrepreneur Quotes to Inspire and Motivate StartUps

Every business needs time and money to grow. Starting a new business is like planting a seed. At the beginning your patience and hard work blossoms the Startup. However, similar to Sprouting, numerous Startups fail to achieve success – and several dissolves one-to-three years after launch. The main reason is the lack of expert advice.

Experience taught you precious lessons than theoretical rules you study, you really can’t replace the experience you earned by doing the work, succeeding, and failing. Here are 11 pieces of inspirational entrepreneur quotes to keep you motivated for growing your businesses toward success.

Inspirational Entrepreneurs Quotes to Motivate Startups:

“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning” – Bill Gates (Microsoft supremo)

Bill Gates quotes

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.”
– Walt Disney

“You have to have the courage to follow your dreams because there will always be obstacles you have to face before you reach your dream.”
– April Williams, Owner of Peach Blossom

“Instead of freaking out about these constraints, embrace them. Let them guide you. Constraints drive innovation and force focus. Instead of trying to remove them, use them to your advantage.”
– 37 Signals now Basecamp

“To any entrepreneur: if you want to do it, do it now. If you don’t, you’re going to regret it.” – Catherine Cook, (Co-founder MyYearbook)

Catherine Cook Quotes

“Our chief want in life, is someone who shall make us do what we can. This is the service of a friend. With him, we are easily great.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Tough times never last, but tough people do.” – Robert H. Schuller

“Don’t worry about being successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Whatever The Mind Can Conceive And Believe, The Mind Can Achieve” – Napoleon Hill

Dr.-Napoleon Hill quotes

“There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others.” – Mandy Hale

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

“Risk more than others think is safe, dream more than others think is practical.” – Howard Schulz

Howard Schultz quotes

“The Team! The Team! The Team!” – Bo Schembechler

“The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred with dust and sweat; who strives valiantly, who errs and may fall again and again, because there is no effort without error or shortcoming.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“The secret to successful hiring is this: look for the people who want to change the world” -Marc Benioff (CEO of Salesforce)

Marc Benioff quotes

“You have to believe it before you see it.” – Unknown

“Be so good they can’t ignore you.” – Steve Martin

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

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“Don’t worry about funding if you don’t need it. Today it’s cheaper to start a business than ever.” – Noah Everett (Twitpic founder)

Noah Everett quotes


“An entrepreneur tends to bite off a little more than he can chew hoping he’ll quickly learn how to chew it.” – Roy Ash

“Dear entrepreneurs, you can start a thousand businesses, launch 100 projects, and take dozens of companies public, but you only have one shot at being part of your kid’s childhood. Your kid doesn’t care about your platform, they care about your presence.” – Jon Acuff

“Don’t try to be original. Just try to be good.” – Paul Rand 

Paul Rand quotes

“A ship in the harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” – John A. Shedd

“Because, you know, resilience – if you think of it in terms of the Gold Rush, then you’d be pretty depressed right now because the last nugget of gold would be gone. But the good thing is, with innovation, there isn’t a last nugget. Every new thing creates two new questions and two new opportunities.” – Jeff Bezos

“If you’re not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business” – Ray Kroc

Ray Kroc quotes

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison

“Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.” – Drew Houston

“In carrying out e-commerce, the most important thing is to keep doing what you are doing right now with passion, to keep it up.” – Jack Ma

“Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.” – Richard Branson 

Richard Branson quotes

Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it.” – Unknown

“Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.” – Marian Wright Edelman

“Life’s too short to learn from your own mistakes. So learn from others” – Unknown

“It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.” ― Scott Belsky

Scott Belsky quotes

“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” – Warren Buffett

“Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.” – Albert Einstein

“Don’t risk more than you can afford to lose!” – The Backroads Bosslady
“Knowledge without action is meaningless” – Abu Bakr

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs quotes

Sometimes, all you require to move by the tough times is a little motivation with inspirational quotes and a lot of advice by entrepreneur experience.

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