One quality of entrepreneurship is just persistence, not giving up because you have road blocks and also not giving in because other people tell you that you’re nuts. You are nuts and you should be proud of it. Stick with what you believe in. – Trip Hawkins –
Whatever you do, don’t ever use a crutch, and don’t ever think of having an excuse for not having said, ‘Yeah, I did my best.’ – Isadore Sharp –
I was relentless, even in the face of total lack of encouragement, because much more often than you’d think, sheer persistence is the difference between success and failure. – Donald Trump –
Find something that you love. Something that gets you so excited you can’t wait to get out of bed in the morning. Forget about money. Be happy. – Chris Gardner –
For changes to be of any true value, they’ve got to be lasting and consistent. Any time you sincerely want to make a change, the first thing you must do is to raise your standards. If you don’t set a baseline standard for what you’ll accept in life, you’ll find it’s easy to slip into ...
Whatever you do, be different – that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can’t think of better advice for an entrepreneur. If you’re different, you will stand out. – Anita Roddick –
All my life people have said that I wasn’t going to make it. You can never quit. Winners never quit, and quitters never win. – Ted Turner –
A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.The most important thing you can do to achieve your goals is to make sure that as soon as you set them, you immediately begin to create momentum. The most important rules that I ...
What I know for sure is that if you want to have success, you can’t make success your goal. The key is not to worry about being successful, but to instead work toward being significant – and the success will naturally follow. If you do work that you love, and work that fulfills you, the ...
When you think everything is someone else’s fault, you will suffer a lot. When you realize that everything springs only from yourself, you will learn both peace and joy. – Dalai Lama –