Sometimes feeling inspired at work falls a bit by the wayside. We get caught up in our to-do lists and our day-to-day tasks and our work becomes mundane. It’s pretty easy to feel bored, burnt out and even like it just doesn’t matter if we try. But, here’s the catch – doing your best, working harder and trying to reach for the stars always feels great. You’ll never regret working harder and smarter. If you’re feeling frustrated, lost or a little caught in the mundane, here are some quotes to remind you that kicking things up a notch will always have positive results.

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



“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

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

“I do not care about happiness simply because I believe that joy is something worth fighting for.” – Criss Jami

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” – Alan Kay

“If I had six hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend the first four hours sharpening the axe.” – Abraham Lincoln

“When people go to work, they shouldn’t leave their hearts at home.” – Betty Bender

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”– Nelson Mandela

“Insist on yourself. Never imitate.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Don’t wish it were easier. Wish you were better.” – Jim Rohn

Do you have any favorite quotes or sayings that help you do your best at work?


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