When you’re having a rough day or don’t get the results you were looking for, know that you’re not alone. New endeavors often take lots of trial and error before they become successful. It’s also nice to know that you are not alone in your uphill battle. Take a few minutes to gain a little inspiration from others who have persevered!


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Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.
~John Wooden

All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.
~Walt Disney

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
~Mark Twain

Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.
~George Bernard Shaw


Good things come to people who wait, but better things come to those who go out and get them. 

If you do what you always did, you will get what you always got.

I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. 
~Thomas Jefferson

The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.
~Colin R. Davis

Successful entrepreneurs

Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
~Winston Churchill

Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.
~Chris Grosser


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Whenever you see a successful person you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them.
~Vaibhav Shah

I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
~Thomas A. Edison

People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.
~Zig Ziglar

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.
~Vince Lombardi


Don’t raise your voice, improve your argument.

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. 
~Ralph Nader

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
~Margaret Thatcher


If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.
~Albert Einstein

Knowledge is being aware of what you can do. Wisdom is knowing when not to do it.

You can do anything, but not everything.

There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: those who are afraid to try and those who are afraid you will succeed.
~Ray Goforth

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