35 Inspirational Quotes About Productivity



Inspirational Quotes About Productivity


1. “No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time. You can’t produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant.” ~ Warren Buffett

2. “To think is easy. To act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult.” ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth

3. “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing” ~ George Bernard Shaw

4. “He that rises late must trot all day” ~ Benjamin Franklin

5. “There is no waste in the world that equals the waste from needless, ill-directed, and ineffective motions.” ~ Frank Bunker Gilbreth, Sr.

6. “Action is the foundational key to all success.” ~ Picasso

7. “It is not enough to be busy… The question is: what are we busy about?” ~ Henry David Thoreau

8. “Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right things.” ~ Peter Drucker

9. “Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly. Taste the relish to be found in competition – in having put forth the best within you.” ~ Henry J. Kaiser

10. “I would have it inscribed on the curtains of your bed and the walls of your chamber: “If you do not rise early you can make progress in nothing.” ~ William Pitt Chatham

11. “Focus on being productive instead of busy.” ~ Tim Ferriss

12. “You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.” ~ Warren Buffett

13. “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” ~ Charles Darwin

14. “Life is too complicated not to be orderly.” ~ Martha Stewart

15. “If you are interested in balancing work and pleasure, stop trying to balance them. Instead make your work more pleasurable.” ~ Donald Trump

16. “When one has much to put into them, a day has a hundred pockets.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche

17. “Surviving a failure gives you more self-confidence. Failures are great learning tools.. but they must be kept to a minimum.” ~ Jeffrey Immelt

18. “My goal is no longer to get more done, but rather to have less to do.” ~ Francine Jay

19. “Long-range planning works best in the short term.” ~ Doug Evelyn

20. “Whoever has tasted the breath of morning knows that the most invigorating and most delightful hours of then day are commonly spent in bed; though it is the evident intention of nature that we should enjoy and profit by them.” ~ Robert Southey

21. “Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” ~ Paul J. Meyer

22. “It’s not always that we need to do more but rather that we need to focus on less.” ~ Nathan W. Morris

23. “Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.” ~ Franz Kafka

24. “If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” ~ Bruce Lee

25. “Don’t be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. One man gets only a week’s value out of a year while another man gets a full year’s value out of a week.” ~ Charles Richards

26. “Efficiency is doing better what is already being done.” ~ Peter Drucker

27. “Winning is not a sometime thing; it’s an all time thing. You don’t win once in a while, you don’t do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.” ~ Vince Lombardi

28. “Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Thoughts are things! And powerful things at that, when mixed with definiteness of purpose, and burning desire, can be translated into riches.” ~ Napoleon Hill

29. “If there are nine rabbits on the ground, if you want to catch one, just focus on one.” ~ Jack Ma

30. “To the degree we’re not living our dreams; our comfort zone has more control of us than we have over ourselves.” ~ Peter McWilliams

31. “Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that’s more productive.” ~ Donald Trump

32. “Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. ~ Aristotle

33. “Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed” ~ Peter Drucker

34. “While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.” ~ Henry Link

35. “Early rising not only gives us more life in the same number of years, but adds, likewise, to their number; and not only enables us to enjoy more of existence in the same time, but increases also the measure.” ~ Caleb C. Colton



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