52 Motivational Quotes For Work
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.
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
All good work requires self-revelation.
Work Ethics Quotes
"Problems" don’t exist unless we imbue them with a sense of importance.
When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.
Work harder than you think you did yesterday.
Poems of Encouragement
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
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
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
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
Fear-based, or else– style motivation does not develop loyal self-starters with positive attitudes.
Harriet Diamond, Perfect Phrases for Motivating and Rewarding Employees
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
Innovation distinguishes from a leader and a follower.
You will never plough a field if you only turn it over in your mind.
Irish Blessing Quotes
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
Go and get your things. Dreams mean work.
Work incessantly, but be not attached to it.
Those who say it can’t be done are usually interrupted by others doing it.
Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.
William A. Ward
When you find the right thing to do, and people to work with, invest deeply into that, and stick with it for decades.
Dare to be honest and fear no labor.
Light tomorrow with today.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Poems About Life
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.
Quotes To Live By
Destiny is for losers. It’s just a stupid excuse to wait for things to happen instead of making them happen.
Follow Your Own Path
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.
The highest reward for man’s toil is not what he gets for it, but what he becomes by it.
Ordinary or Extraordinary
Nobody’s a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It’s hard to stay on top.
Don’t wish it were easier. Wish you were better.
All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.
It’s not about money or connections – it’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone.
Nothing in life that’s worth anything is easy
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
Henry David Thoreau
To achieve what 1% of the world’s population has, you must be willing to do what only 1% dares to do.
Dare To Be
Talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.
Good Morning Poems
There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.
Greatness is sifted through the grind, therefore don’t despise the hard work now for surely it will be worth it in the end.
High School Graduation
Without hustle, talent will only carry you so far.
Poems About Winning
Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.
The more I want to get something done the less I call it work.
If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.
When writing the story of your life, don't let anyone else hold the pen.
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