You’re going to have moments when you feel like the sky is falling on your head and there’s nothing you can do right. All successful people think about quitting at least once in their career.
But just because you’re feeling down doesn’t mean you can’t turn your situation around. So if you feel like quitting, here are some inspirational quotes to help you keep going:
Money is like gasoline during a road trip. You don’t want to run out of gas on your trip, but you’re not doing a tour of gas stations.
– Tim O’Reilly, CEO of O’Reilly Media
Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.
– Drew Houston, CEO of Dropbox
When I’m old and dying, I plan to look back on my life and say ‘Wow, that was an adventure,’ not ‘Wow, I sure felt safe.’
– Tom Preston-Werner, founder of Github
See things in the present, even if they are in the future.
– Larry Ellison, co-founder of Oracle
If you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you’ve launched too late.
– Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn
Don’t take too much advice. Most people who have a lot of advice to give — with a few exceptions — generalize whatever they did. Don’t over-analyze everything. I myself have been guilty of over-thinking problems. Just build things and find out if they work.
– Ben Silbermann, founder of Pinterest
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
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas of enthusiasm.
– Thomas J. Watson
Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
– Will Rogers
The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.
– Colin R. Davis
What words of wisdom have really spoken to you when you felt like quitting the most?