Jan 25

More Than 1,000 Great Quotes To Inspire Entrepreneurs


“If you don’t ask, you don’t get,” Mahatma Gandhi.

“Some men see things as they are and say, why? I dream things that never were and say, why not?” Bobby Kennedy.

 “Chase your passion, not your pension,” Denis Waitley.

“Make each day count,” Jack Dawson.

“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius—and a lot of courage—to move in the opposite direction,” Albert Einstein.

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go,” TS Eliot.


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“Your theory is crazy, but it’s not crazy enough to be true,” Bertolt Brecht.

“An engineer is someone who can do for a dollar what any fool could do for two,” Anon.

“All people are entrepreneurs, but many don’t have the opportunity to find that out,” Dr Muhammad Yunus.

“Everything that can be invented has been invented,” Commissioner, US Office of Patents, 1899.

“Entrepreneurs would rather ask for forgiveness than beg for permission,” Anon.

“It takes at least 10,000 hours to master a craft, any craft,” Malcolm Gladwell.

“You can think your way to wealth a lot faster than you can work your way there,” Bruce M Firestone.

“I am the world’s worst salesman, therefore, I must make it easy for people to buy,” FW Woolworth.

“We live in a cynical world and we work in a business of tough competitors,” Jerry Maguire.

“Standing is more tiring that walking,” Paradox.

“Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure,” Earl Wilson.

“Today each of us lives several hundred years in a decade,” Marshall McLuhan.

“Steve Jobs believes that the most important decisions you make are not the things you do, but the things that you decide not to do,” John Sculley.

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

“For startups, SM is now crucial: it has never been cheaper and easier to reach one’s customers. Entrepreneurs should thank God for Twitter, Facebook…,” Guy Kawasaki.

“Don’t kid yourself. Entrepreneurship is an absolutely brutal lifestyle that will demand everything you think you’ve got to give and more,” Geoff Livingston.

 “Good judgment comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgment,” Randy Pausch.

“The thing I ask myself almost every day is—am I doing the most important thing I could be doing?” Mark Zuckerberg.

“A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing,” George Bernard Shaw.

“Never drink and think,” Bruce M Firestone.

“A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in on the experience,” Elbert Hubbard.

“I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying,” Nelson Mandela and Aung San Suu Kyi.

“Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that,” Norman Vincent Peale.

“The greatest gift you can give others is to show them what they can do for themselves,” Larry Bravar.

“No one who can rise before dawn three hundred sixty days a year fails to make his family rich,” Malcolm Gladwell.

“The only way to do great work is to love the work you do,” Steve Jobs.

“Money isn’t everything, you know, but you can buy freedom with it and freedom is everything,” Arian Foster.

@ profbruce

ps. the journey started here: https://www.dramatispersonae.org/?p=338

New Quotes:

“It’s not that I’m always at home, it’s I’m always at work,” Scott Williams, home-office user.

“Never turn a hobby you’re passionate about into a business because you’ll end up with neither hobby, business or passion,” Bruce M Firestone.

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Bruce is an entrepreneur/real estate broker/developer/coach/urban guru/keynote speaker/Sens founder/novelist/columnist/peerless husband/dad.