15 Life Changing Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Here are 15 inspiring quotes about entrepreneurship and the courage to start on a new path:


1. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.”

 Peter Drucker

2. “Chase the vision, not the money; the money will end up following you.”  

Tony Hsieh, Zappos CEO

 3. “Winners never quit and quitters never win.”

 Vince Lombardi

4. “Every time you state what you want or believe, you’re the first to hear it. It’s a message to both you and others about what you think is possible. Don’t put a ceiling on yourself.”

 Oprah Winfrey

 5. “It is fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.”

Bill Gates

6. “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.”

Warren Buffett

7. “One of the huge mistakes people make is that they try to force an interest on themselves. You don’t choose your passions; your passions choose you.”

Jeff Bezos

8. “As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.”

 Donald Trump

9. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”

 Winston Churchill

10. “Genius is 1% inspiration, and 99% perspiration.”

Thomas Edison

 11. “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

 12. “Success is not what you have, but who you are.”

Bo Bennet

13. “Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve.”

Napoleon Hill

14. “The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake- you can’t learn anything from being perfect.”

Adam Osborne

15. “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