Favorite Quotes to Bolster Your Job Search and Business


“If you don’t know why you’d hire you, neither will they.” – Frank Sonnenberg


“Never continue in a job you don’t enjoy.  If you’re happy in what you’re doing, you’ll like yourself, you’ll have inner peace.  And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possible have imagined. – Johnny Carson


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


“Bad boss? Fire him/her. When you’re interviewing for a job, Your job is to interview them. You are an equal.” – Richie Norton


“Don’t wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less than perfect conditions. So what? Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident, and more and more successful.” – Mark Victor Hansen


“You have two choices in life, to accept things as they are, or accept the responsibility for changing them.” – Denis Waitley


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


“In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.” – Albert Einstein


“Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure.” – Norman Vincent Peale


“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.” – Benjamin Franklin


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


“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


“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.  Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.  Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts.  Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.” – Calvin Coolidge


“In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.” – Theodore Roosevelt


“Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden