Top 10 Inspirational Quotes Every Business Owner Must Read

Quotes help to keep you motivated. Here are the top 10 inspirational quotes that every businessman should read.

The quotes about life lessons help you to achieve your business goals.

Quote 1:

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain, author

The famous author Mark Twain says that you should never delay what you wish to do. Because there is no tomorrow! Leave your safe place and start entering into a territory that you are hesitant to enter. Twenty years down the line you will repent not doing something that you should have done.


Look at failures like the obstacles in a hurdle race. No matter how many times you fail, you know you have to get past it.

Failures are a part of every business. These should not be looked upon as a defeat and even if you fail many times you have to get over it.

Quote 3:

Whether I retire to bed early or late, I rise with the sun.” – Thomas Jefferson

This quote says that it does not matter if the previous day was a good or a bad one. The next day needs to start fresh and all motivated.

Quote 4:

The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake – you can’t learn anything from being perfect.” – Adam Osborne

Mistakes are your biggest teacher and if you were totally perfect in everything that you do then you would not learn anything

Quote 5

The secret of change is to focus all your energy not on fighting the old but on building the new.”

Pay attention to what you can do new if your old business is not working out as expected. There is no sense in sticking to the business that has failed.

Quote 6:

When you innovate, you’ve got to be prepared for people telling you that you are nuts.”

The society is going to put you down even if you have the best innovation. You need to be ready to accept that.

Quote 7


Learn to say ‘no’ to the good so you can say ‘yes’ to the best.” – John C Maxwell

You want the best and not the good. So know when to say a no and do not hesitate.

Quote 8:

What would you do if you knew you could not fail?” – Robert H Schuller

What is it that you would do if you were assured that you will never fail. Write down the answer and do it.

Quote 9:

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison

Failure is a way to learn a better method of getting the same thing done. So do not give up when you fail.

Quote 10:

Start a business while you are young. You have few commitments and are used to living off Ramen Noodles.” —Dr. Sebora

If you have to start a business, start is now. This is when you have no responsibilities because you are still young and have no commitments.