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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

By: Andrea Karr
17 inspirational quotes about success

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Money & Career

17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

By: Andrea Karr
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Starting over? Whether or not this year holds a new job, new city or new relationship, it certainly holds new challenges. These inspirational quotes will have you rethinking your approach.

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On making a fresh start

"Isn't it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?" - L.M. Montgomery

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On getting what you want

"The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: Decide what you want." - Ben Stein

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On getting started

"Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect." - Alan Cohen

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On personal growth

"We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves, otherwise we harden." - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On self-discovery

"Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself." - George Bernard Shaw

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On reaching for the stars

"The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me." - Ayn Rand

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On weathering the storm

"Tough times never last, but tough people do." - Dr. Robert Schuller

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On listening

"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk." - Doug Larson

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On making mistakes

"The chief beauty about time is that you cannot waste it in advance. The next year, the next day, the next hour are lying ready for you, as perfect, as unspoiled, as if you had never wasted or misapplied a single moment in all your life. You can turn over a new leaf every hour if you choose." - Arnold Bennett

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On optimism

"Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm." - Winston Churchill

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On failure

"You may have a fresh start at any moment you choose, for this thing that we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down." - Mary Pickford

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On standing out

"There are no traffic jams along the extra mile." - Roger Staubach

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On leadership

"As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others." - Bill Gates

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On doing the right thing

"Do what you feel in your heart to be right—for you'll be criticized anyway." - Eleanor Roosevelt

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On persistence

"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

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On picking back up

"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: It goes on." - Robert Frost

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17 inspirational quotes about success, perseverance and starting over

On perspective

"Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change." - Wayne W. Dyer

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