Don’t Stop Believing – 25 Inspirational Career Quotes to Light Your Inner Fire!

On the job search and feeling blue? Stuck in a career you hate? Not sure what success means to you? We can help! Light your inner fire with these inspirational 25 career quotes —

  1. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ― Oscar Wilde
  2. “When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.” ― Napoleon Hill
  3. “Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.” ― Criss Jami
  4. “Fortune does favor the bold and you’ll never know what you’re capable of if you don’t try.” ― Sheryl Sandberg
  5. “Begin somewhere. You cannot build a reputation on what you intend to do.” ― Liz Smith
  6. “It is not as much about who you used to be, as it is about who you choose to be.” ― Sanhita Baruah
  7. “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.” ― Bill Keane
  8. “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…” ― Dr. Seuss
  9. “Everything you can imagine is real.” ― Pablo Picasso
  10. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston S. Churchill
  11. “And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” ― Paulo Coelho
  12. “In times of stress, the best thing we can do for each other is to listen with our ears and our hearts and to be assured that our questions are just as important as our answers.” ― Fred Rogers
  13. “I am the captain of my soul.” ― Nelson Mandela
  14. “Most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in ten years.” ― Bill Gates
  15. “The trick is to enjoy life. Don’t wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead.” ― Marjorie Pay Hinckley
  16. “Focus on making yourself better, not on thinking that you are better.” ― Bohdi Sanders
  17. “Fault always lies in the same place: with him weak enough to lay blame.” ― Stephen King
  18. “The adventure of life is to learn. The purpose of life is to grow. The nature of life is to change. The challenge of life is to overcome. The essence of life is to care. The opportunity of like is to serve. The secret of life is to dare. The spice of life is to befriend. The beauty of life is to give.” ― William Arthur Ward
  19. “Instead of worrying about what could go wrong, change your thoughts to what could go right. When you change the negative thought into a positive one, it eliminates the negative one.” ― Roy T. Bennett
  20. “Do not wait: the time will never be ‘just right’. Start where you stand, and work whatever tools you may have at your command and better tools will be found as you go along.” ― Napoleon Hill
  21. “Sometimes we place faith in the wrong people for the right reasons. We’re too blind to their faults, and they’re too blind to appreciate us.” — Brighton Hayes
  22. “Why wait? So precious is this life — this gift — this temporary blindness. Burn and drown and embrace the false dark, then grasp the unthinkable height of resulting joy. For in the end, in the light of truth when the flesh is cast off, there is nothing but this.” ― Jennifer DeLucy
  23. “You never know who you’re inspiring or uninspiring. People notice more than you think.” ― Amaka Imani Nkosazana
  24. “Goals are the road maps that guide you to your destination.
    Cultivate the habit of setting clearly-defined written goals; they are the road maps that guide you to your destination.” ― Roy T. Bennett
  25. “Always Remember to take your Vitamins: Take your Vitamin A for ACTION, Vitamin B for Belief, Vitamin C for Confidence ,Vitamin D for Discipline, Vitamin E for Enthusiasm!!” ― Pablo

We hope these quotes motivated you. Please share with someone you know who needs a little inspiration.


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