30 Quotes to Inspire Your Career

No matter if you are on the hunt for a new position, tackling a difficult project at work, or just stuck in a rut, we could all use a little career inspiration from time to time. Luckily, some of the great leaders that paved the path of success before us have shared their wisdom to give you just the push you need to reignite your career.

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“And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.”
– Steve Jobs

“My advice is, never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time.”
-David Copperfield by Charles Dickens

“Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls.”
-Joseph Campbell

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“You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.”
George Lorimer

“We avoid the things that we’re afraid of because we think there will be dire consequences if we confront them. But the truly dire consequences in our lives come from avoiding things that we need to learn about or discover.”
– Shakti Gawain

“Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.”
-Robert Collier


“Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.”
-Henry Ford

“Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less than perfect condition. So what? Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident, and more and more successful.”
– Mark Victor Hansen

“A mind that is stretched by new experiences can never go back to its old dimensions.”
Oliver Wendell Homes Jr.

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“Risk something or forever sit with your dreams.”
– Herb Brooks

“Our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.”
-M. Scott Peck

“Obsessed is just a word the lazy use to describe the dedicated.”
-Russell Warren

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“Do one thing everyday that scares you.”
– Eleanor Roosevelt

“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.”
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When someone tells me no, it doesn’t mean I can’t do it. It just mean I can’t do it with them.”
-Karen E. Quinones Miller

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“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.”
-Alice Walker

 “If you are insecure, guess what? The rest of the world is too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.”
– T. Harv Eker

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.”
-Henry David Thoreau

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“The individual who says it is not possible should move out of the way of those doing it.”
-Tricia Cunningham

“I find that the harder I work, the less I call it work.”
– Thomas Jefferson

“If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan, and guess what they have planned for you? Not much.”
-Jim Rohn

“Make yourself indispensable. The more valuable you are, the more responsibility you will be asked to take on.”
-Fran Hauser