Top 20 Motivational Quotes for Work


Motivational Quotes for Work


1. Henry Ford

Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right.

Henry Ford

2. Patrick Suskind

Talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.

Patrick Suskind

3. Ayn Rand

The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me?

Ayn Rand

4. Calvin Coolidge

All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.

Calvin Coolidge

5. Paulo Coelho

When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.

Paulo Coelho

6. Paul Coffey

Nobody’s a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It’s hard to stay on top.

Paul Coffey

7. Daniel H. Pink

For artists, scientists, inventors, schoolchildren, and the rest of us, intrinsic motivation—the drive to do something because it is interesting, challenging, and absorbing—is essential for high levels of creativity.

Daniel H. Pink

8. John Ruskin

The highest reward for man’s toil is not what he gets for it, but what he becomes by it.

John Ruskin

9. Mark Twain

Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.

Mark Twain

10. Jonathan Sacks

No great achiever – even those who made it seem easy – ever succeeded without hard work.

Jonathan Sacks

11. Harper Lee

Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.

Harper Lee

12. Joseph Barbara

Happiness is the real sense of fulfillment that comes from hard work.

Joseph Barbara

13. Joseph Campbell

It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasures of life. Where you stumble, there lies your treasure.

Joseph Campbell

14. Colin Powell

A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.

Colin Powell

15. Seneca

Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity.


16. Sanjo Jendayi

Greatness is sifted through the grind, therefore don’t despise the hard work now for surely it will be worth it in the end.

Sanjo Jendayi

17. Stephen Covey

I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.

Stephen Covey

18. Richard Evans

I have learned that real angels don’t have gossamer white robes and Cherubic skin, they have calloused hands and smell of the days’ sweat.

Richard Evans

19. Mahatma Gandhi

You can’t change how people treat you or what they say about you. All you can do is change how you react to it.

Mahatma Gandhi

20. Thomas Jefferson

I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson