As an entrepreneur, ringing in the new year means ringing in new goals. From student entrepreneurs to startups, everyone can use a bit of help and motivation when reaching for their goals in 2015. To help with the encouragement this time of year, we put together a list of our favourite inspirational quotes.
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Here are twenty of our favourite startup quotes.
1) “Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – Unknown
2) “Entrepreneurship is a team sport, don’t go it alone.” – KahootsHQ
3) “Be undeniably good. No marketing effort or social media buzzword can be a substitute for that.” – Anthony Volodkin
4) “Failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.” – Arianna Huffington
5) “Don’t let someone who gave up on their dreams talk you out of yours.” – Unknown
6) “Stop saying I wish, start saying I will.” – Unknown
7) “Don’t follow your dreams, chase them.” – KahootsHQ
8) “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney Company
9) “When you can’t change the direction of the wind – adjust your sails.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr.
10) “Whenever you fall pick something up.” – Oswald Avery
11) “I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.” – Douglas Adams
12) “We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” – Oscar Wilde
13) “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
14) “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou
15) “You’re already poor as an entrepreneur, don’t be lonely too.” – KahootsHQ
16) “The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.” – Maya Angelou
17) “I just want you to know that you’re very special… and the only reason I’m telling you is that I don’t know if anyone else ever has.” – Stephen Chbosky
18) “I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.” – Dr. Seuss
19) “When life is tough, remember you are tougher.” – Unknown
20) “Your reputation is more important than your paycheck, and your integrity is worth more than your career.” – Ryan Freitas
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Allison Rhodes | Director of Creative Innovation at KahootsHQ
Allison is a graduate of the Entrepreneurship program at Ryerson University, is a Masters of Digital Media candidate and one of the cofounders of KahootsHQ.com.