Top 11 Best Small Business Quotes

steve-jobs-quotesTo prosper in your small business, you must be strong-minded and ambitious. Motivation is more or less like a psychological call to action, or that instinctive drive for victory. You must be motivated for you to succeed. Therefore, we’ve decided to put together a collection of inspirational, humorous small business quotes from a variety of sources.

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.”

  • Steve Jobs, Co-founder, CEO, Chairman Apple Inc.

 “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, founder and CEO Amazon

“Whether you think you can’t, or think you can — you’re right.”

  • Henry Ford, Founder Ford Motor Company

“Your time is limited, please don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of another people’s thinking. Don’t let noises of other’s opinions drown out your inner voice. And most importantly, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.”

  • Steve Jobs, Co-founder, CEO, Chairman Apple Inc.

“My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself. To me, life is like one long University education that I never had – every day I’m learning something new.”

  • Richard Branson, founder Virgin Group

“Every time you mention whatever 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, media proprietor

“In the end, a vision without the power to execute it is probably a hallucination.”

  • Steve Case, co-founder AOL

 “Fearlessness is like a muscle. I know from my life that the more I exercise it, the more natural it becomes not to let my fears run me.”

  • Arianna Huffington, President and Editor, the Huffington Post Media Group

“Embrace what you don’t know, especially in the beginning, because what you don’t know can become your greatest asset. It ensures that you do things different from everybody else.”

  • Sara Blakely, founder SPANX

“Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to only what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.”

  • Mary Kay Ash, Founder Mary Kay Cosmetics

“You don’t learn how to walk by following a set of rules. You learn by doing and falling over.”

  • Richard Branson, founder Virgin Group

All said the rest depends on your personal choices, At First American Merchant we believe a decision you make today will greatly influence your tomorrow.