50 Motivational Quotes for Job Seekers


“Anything is possible, if you’ve got enough nerve.” – J.K. Rowling


“Don’t confuse your path with your destination. Just because it’s stormy now doesn’t mean that you aren’t headed for sunshine.” – Unknown author


“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” – Thoreau


“Go where you are celebrated—not tolerated. If they can’t see the real value of you, it’s time for a new start.” – Unknown


“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” – Stephen Covey


“If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.” – Nora Roberts


“If you don’t try, there’s no opportunity to succeed.” – Katie Lime


“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius


“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot


“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great ones make you feel that you too can become great.” – Mark Twain


“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your two ears.” – Laird Hamilton


“Once a person is determined to help themselves, there is nothing that can stop them.” – Nelson Mandela


“Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.” – Chris Grosser


“Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith.” – Margaret Shepard


“The best revenge is massive success.” – Frank Sinatra


“The future depends on what you do today.” – Mahatma Gandhi


“The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” – Steve Jobs


“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” – Beverly Sills


“There is no passion to be found in playing small—in settling for a life that is less than you are capable of living.” – Nelson Mandela


“Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” – Les Brown


“Whatever you are, be a good one.” – Abraham Lincoln


“Whatever you decide to do, make sure it makes you happy.” – Unknown


“When the grass looks greener on the other side of the fence, it may be that they take better care of it there.” – Cecil Selig


“Worrying does not empty tomorrow of its troubles. It empties today of its strength.” – Corrie Ten Boom


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


“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” – Norman Vincent Peale


“Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” – Confucius


“Don’t be afraid to fail. Don’t waste energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It’s OK to fail. If you’re not failing, you’re not growing.” – H. Stanley Judd


“Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.” – Katherine Whitehorn


“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou


“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot


“Never put off til tomorrow what you can do today.” – Thomas Jefferson


“Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.” – Brian Tracy


“Never tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.” – Author Unknown


“One important key to success is self– confidence. An important key to self– confidence is preparation.” – Arthur Ashe


“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy


“Opportunities don’t often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them.” – Audrey Hepburn


“People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.” – Andrew Carnegie


“Success doesn’t come to you, you go to it.” – Marva Collins


“Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise.” – Author Unknown


“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


“When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell


“Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell ‘em, ‘Certainly I can!’ Then get busy and find out how to do it.” – Theodore Roosevelt


“You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.” – William Faulkner


“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

Last Updated: June 27, 2017
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