Our Most Powerful Quotes of the Year for Business Owners

By Jake Wharton, Marketing Assistant


With less than a month before the new year, we thought we would share some motivation to complete the last lap.

These inspiring quotes consist of the ones we have discovered in 2016, and have had the best engagement on social media.

We will be displaying our quotes in the following categories:

  1. Leadership
  2. Perception
  3. Motivation
  4. Success

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 “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”

– John Quincy Adams

“You don’t lead by pointing and telling people some place to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case.”

-Ken Kesey

“Leadership is the ability to hide your panic from others”

-Lao Tuz


These quotes were also included in our blog on Leadership.

Leadership isn’t about how successful the leader is, it’s about how successful their team is, how motivated their team is, and how loyal their team is.


“You can never go too far wrong by thinking like a customer who’s new to the business.”

-Richard Branson

“Where the head goes, the body follows. Perception precedes action. Right action follows the right perspective.”

– Ryan Holiday

“Brand is just a perception, and perception will match reality over time. Sometimes it will be ahead, other times it will be behind. But brand is simply a collective impression some have about a product.”

-Elon Musk

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

-Henry Ford


“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!”

-Audrey Hepburn

“If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.”

-Thomas A. Edison

“Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.”

-Henry Ford


“Flaming enthusiasm, backed by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.”

-Dale Carnegie

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.”

-Maya Angelou

“Success is the sum of small efforts – repeated day in and day out.”

-Robert Collier

“Don’t worry about failure, you only have to be right once.”

-Drew Houston


There you have it. The best quotes for business owners we’ve discovered this year. If you have any quotes to share, follow us on twitter and tag us in a post. We’d love to hear from you!