10 Most Inspirational Quotes That Have Power To Transform Your Life
Mark Twain was certainly right when he said, “ The two most important days in your life, are the day when you are born and the day you find out why” There are days that go by and there are those moments that are etched in eternity where the actual transformation happens. The effect of the rightly said quotes has a profound effect on us.
An entrepreneur’s life is a boat sailing through angry waves and bad weather with the sole goal of surviving it. And mind you the risks will never stop even after you reach the shore. So what are those quotes the captains have left in the sands of time…look no further..
- 1 “Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish”
- 2 “I knew that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying”
- 3 As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think BIG”
- 4 “Whether you think you can, or think you can’t – You’re right”
- 5 “Always deliver more than expected”
- 6 “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and falling over”
- 7 “If you are born poor, it’s not your mistake. But if you die poor, it’s your mistake”
- 8 “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and 5 minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently”
- 9 “Be so busy improving yourself, you have no time to criticize others”
- 10 “If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way”
“Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish”
Steve Jobs spoke those immortal words. In his speech at Stanford University, he spoke about a message his favorite magazine closed with. It said “Stay Hungry, Stay foolish” Jobs emphasizes the importance of not settling and being ignorant to criticism. Jobs being a visionary has innumerable quotes but this one undoubtedly tops the list.
“I knew that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying”
Jeff Bezos uttered those great words in an interview. All of us are fighting the fear of failure even when it’s only in our head.
As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think BIG”
Donald Trump’s one of the greatest quotes. He’s one story of rags to riches. Thinking BIG is one way of telling life, that you’re not here to settle for anything below your standards.
“Whether you think you can, or think you can’t – You’re right”
Such a powerful quote from a man who revolutionized the transport industry. Henry Ford is a pioneer who first proved that crazy things are no more crazy when you make it happen.
“Always deliver more than expected”
Larry Page said those words and it’s probably why Google still leading the internet market with no signs of slowing down. The way to get more clients is to under promise and over deliver. Works all the time!
“You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and falling over”
In his book, Screw it Let’s do it, Richard Branson spells out how he’s tackled failure and losses. This is a classic Branson quote who had no idea why he was knighted when all he did was show how to get back even after life hits you hard.
“If you are born poor, it’s not your mistake. But if you die poor, it’s your mistake”
This is one such quote that questions the roads we choose to get somewhere in life. Bill Gates is an example. Dedicated to philanthropy now, has made the biggest impact on the computer world. From being the richest man in the world to philanthropy- he sure has grand plans for his life!
“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and 5 minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently”
Some strong yet very important words to be jotted down in your mind. When Warren Buffet says, you know it’s the experience in him that’s talking.
“Be so busy improving yourself, you have no time to criticize others”
An entrepreneur in his own right, what Chetan Bhagat says makes absolute sense. The one sure way of being above all the lowly matters is to actually not give it time.
“If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way”
A quote that is sure to inspire you. Big or small tasks are in our mind, if you look at it everything is big enough to do your best and small enough to worry about failure. Napoleon Hill was right. If it’s coming from an author or “Think and Grow Rich”, you know you’ve all the advice you need to succeed.
Some quotes make you chuckle, and some make you thoughtful, but only few of them, like the ones above, have the power to transform your life.