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20 Insightful Quotes About Starting A Business

Starting a business can be challenging. You know how it is - it seems like there’s so many hurdles and reasons why you can’t make it.

But hey, that’s all the more reason to reach for the stars. So here’s 20 insightful quotes about starting a business. Whether you recognise the names or not, they’ve all got something to contribute:


“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.”
- Walt Disney


“Tough times never last, but tough people do.”
- Robert H. Schuller


“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.”
- Walt Disney


“The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred with dust and sweat; who strives valiantly, who errs and may fall again and again, because there is no effort without error or shortcoming.”
- Theodore Roosevelt


“Be so good they can’t ignore you.”
- Steve Martin (Actor)


“Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
- Mahatma Gandhi


“An entrepreneur tends to bite off a little more than he can chew hoping he’ll quickly learn how to chew it.”
- Roy Ash


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


“Every new thing creates two new questions and two new opportunities.”
- Jeff Bezos


“Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.”
- Jeff Houston


“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”
- Jeff Houston


“Dear entrepreneurs, you can start a thousand businesses, launch 100 projects, and take dozens of companies public, but you only have one shot at being part of your kid’s childhood. Your kid doesn’t care about your platform, they care about your presence.”
- Jon Acuff


“There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others.”
- Mandy Hale


“In carrying out e-commerce, the most important thing is to keep doing what you are doing right now with passion, to keep it up.”
- Jack Ma


“I looked out at the sea of people all struggling to fit into a world that doesn’t care and realised instantly that my path would be different”
- Unknown


“Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.”
- Marian Wright Edelman


“Who do you want to be?”
- Unknown


“Don’t worry about being successful but work toward being significant and success will naturally follow.”
- Oprah Winfrey


“Wonderful dreams and ideals give you the power to change the world! If anyone can, it's you!”
- Unknown


“See, here’s the thing. You can go out there, and you can rise all the way to the top… but if you have to give up who you are in the process, what’s the point? I don’t want to have to change my beliefs or ideals for success… if I work hard and believe, then I can shine without compromise.”
- Unknown


If you would like to get support and help in your business, have you considered a Business Coach?  Business coaches keep you motivated through the tough times and hold you accountable for the results you are achieving in your business.  Our clients achieve more because they have regular contact with a professional business coach who drives them to success, setting goals and helping break down mindset challenges, so that you can achieve the business of your dreams. 



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