Be inspired and motivated by these motivational quotes for work. Motivational quotes aren't just to help you make the most out of the start of each workday, but they also present a simple but powerful tool for leaders and managers.
All of these inspiring and beneficial work sayings provide the impetus to those brain juices to help better focus on meeting or exceeding the challenges of the day or in the work week.4
We have searched through many books and articles so you have at your fingertips some of the best and most amazing motivational quotes for and about work.
The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.
Work becomes hard when it is mentally challenged by those who elevate pleasure first.
Theodore W. Higgingsworth
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Hard Work Quotes
Too many self-impose the cross of daily working for a boss,
Forgetting that in failing him - it is their own stars that they dim.
Author Unknown, Who Is Your Boss?
Poems About Work
Mentors do not have to be in a superior power position. One might easily be mentored by someone who possesses the needed skill or competence
but is several levels below in the pecking order.
Chip R. Bell, Managers As Mentors
Successful transformations, the president, division general manager, or department head plus another five, fifteen, or fifty people with a commitment to improved performance pull together as a team.
John P. Kotter
If it’s not education, then what is it that makes some people successful and not others? For one, a positive mindset.
Sandra Leon, Supercharge Your Life
Short Positive Quotes
Fear-based, or else– style motivation does not develop loyal self-starters with positive attitudes.
Harriet Diamond, Perfect Phrases for Motivating and Rewarding Employees
Every time we interact with another person at work, we have a choice to make: do we try to claim as much value as we can, or contribute value without worrying about what we receive in return?
Adam M. Grant
When you find the right thing to do, and people to work with, invest deeply into that, and stick with it for decades.
The easiest way to prepare to accomplish the goals of the week is hinged upon bringing the vitality of dedication to bear the moment the work day begins - the joy of the morning awakening.
Good Morning Quotes
If the urgency of cleaning up outstanding tasks before beginning a vacation was the norm, there wouldn't be a need to spend time on the weekends catching up.
Byron R. Pulsifer
It doesn’t matter how great your shoes are if you don’t accomplish anything in them.
The difference between try and triumph is just a little umph!
Just For Today
Everybody wants to be famous but nobody wants to do the work!
Success is dependent upon the glands – sweat glands.
We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.
Poems About Failure
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained in sudden flight but, they while their companions slept, they were toiling upwards in the night.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow