75+ Motivational Quotes for Work

What are the best motivational quotes for work?

A human spirit and mood are like a roller coaster. It is high on some days, really low on the other and sometimes it's purely static. We don’t feel like working when we’re down so here we’re providing motivational quotes for work which will boost your morale and passion to get up and get going even on your darkest days. Work is something nobody can exempt from and therefore, putting your heart and soul into your work demands your full dedication and motivation and that power dose will be provided to you at this site.

There is a famous saying that “if you do what you love, you will love doing it". And that stance can only be attained if you feel vigor and deep enthusiasm for your work. You can turn your love and passion into bare reality by working on it and for that you need motivation. Each one of us falls and stumbles on our way, but a complete work done at the right is the only work regarded respectfully.

Therefore respect your work and keep carving the path no matter what comes in the way. This is the attitude that will be filled in you with our amazing motivational quotes for work. So get today’s jewel of motivation from us and start your work :)


What can you say to encourage someone at work?


motivational quotes for work
  • Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.
great motivational quotes for work
  • It's a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together.
best motivational quotes for work
  • You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated. - Maya Angelou
quotes about work life balance
  • There is no such thing as work-life balance. Everything worth fighting for unbalances your life. - Alain de Botton
quotes about work ethic
  • The only way to build a strong work ethic is getting your hands dirty. - Alex Spanos
sayings about work
  • My father thought me to work; he did not teach me to love it. - Abraham Lincoln
quotes for working hard
  • Don't blame others as an excuse for your not working hard enough.
inspirational hard work quotes
  • The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful to appear favored by the gods. - Maxine Hong Kingston
inspirational sayings
  • There is no substitute for hard work. - Thomas Edison
hard work beats talent sayings
  • Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard. - Kevin Durant
motivational sayings about life
  • Plans are only good intensions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work. - Peter Drucker
great motivational quotes
  • The best people want to work the big challenges. - Larry Page
quotes about strenght and perseverance
  • Great works are performed, not by strenght, but by perseverance. - Samuel Johnson
Sister Mary Lauretta quote about work
  • To be successful, the first thing to do is fall in love with your work. - Sister Mary Lauretta
famous Henry Ford quotes
  • Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice. - Henry Ford
quotes about unfinished work
  • Can anything be sadder than work left unfinished? Yes; work never begun. - Christina Rossetti
motivational quotes about work
  • Good things come to those who wait. But better things come to those who work for it.
work moves mountains quotes
  • It's important to know that words don't move mountains. Work, exacting work moves mountains. - Danilo Dolci
quotes about work ethic
  • The best way to learn is by doing. The only way to build a strong work ethic is getting your hands dirty. - Alex spanos
Thoreau quotes
  • Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. - Henry David Thoreau
George Carlin motivational quotes
  • The caterpillar does all the work, but the butterfly gets all the publicity - George Carlin
working from 9 to 5 quotes
  • I'd rather hustle 24/7 than slave 9 to 5.
quotes about meaningful work
  • Worh isn't meaningful just because you spend your life doing it. - Anthony Marra
Harry Vested Jr. quotes
  • So many things could happen with a hard work. - Harry Vested Jr.
get what you work for quotes
  • You don't get what you wish for. You get what you work for.
quotes about concentrating on work
  • Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus. - Alexander Graham Bell
quotes about characters
  • Character is the indelible mark that determines the only true value of all people and all their work. - Orison SwettMarden
quotes about working harder
  • Work and you'll get what you need; work harder and you'll get what you want. - Prabakaran Thirumalai
sayings on million dollar
  • You can't have a million dollar dream with a minimum wage work ethic.
obsession quotes
  • There's no talent here, this is hard work. This is an obsession. - Conor McGregor
work hard on yourself sayings


  • Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right. - Henry Ford

  • My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition. – Indira Gandhi

  • A company doesn’t exist to serve its own people; a company exists to serve the needs of the people who use its products or services. - Richard Sheridan, Joy, Inc.: How We Built a Workplace People Love

  • Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. - G.K. Nielson

  • I found that the men and women who got to the top were those who did the jobs they had in hand, with everything they had of energy and enthusiasm and hard work. – Harry S. Truman

  • Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change. - Stephen Hawking

  • If I had nine hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend the first six sharpening my axe. - Abraham Lincoln

  • It’s not about money or connections – it’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone. - Mark Cuban

  • Think training is hard? Try losing. - Nike

  • A sign of a hard worker is one who works without complaint. - Sarah Price

  • The only one who can tell you ‘you can’t’ is you. And you don’t have to listen. - Nike

  • When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too. - Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

  • 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

  • My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it. - Abraham Lincoln

  • No struggle, no progress, no success. - Maxime Lagacé

  • Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action. — Benjamin Desraeli

  • Look in the mirror – that’s your competition.

  • Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. - Michael Jordan

  • Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. - Robert Half

  • I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works. - Oscar Wilde

  • Fill the day with enthusiasm. Give the day all you’ve got and it will give you all it’s got, which will be plenty. - Norman Vincent Peale

  • Work while you have the light. You are responsible for the talent that has been entrusted to you. - Henri-Frederic Amiel

  • Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right
    results. – James Allen

  • Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment. Full effort is full victory. - Mahatma Gandhi

  • If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. - John Quincy Adams

famous motivational quotes
  • If you care about what you do and work hard at it, there isn't anything you can't do if you want to. - Jim Henson
Sidney Lumet quotes on work
  • All good work requires self-reveletion. - Sidney Lumet
life and work quotes
  • My life will be the best illustration of all my work. - Hans Christian Andersen
Dr. Seuss sayings on work
  • When he worked, he really worked. But when he played, he really played. - Dr. Seuss
Larry Page quotes about work
  • If you're changing the world, you're working on important things, you're excited to get up in the morning. - Larry Page
quotes about working hard
  • No matter how hard you work, someone else is working harder. - Elon Musk
quotes about hard work
  • Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. - Robert Half
yiddish saying about work
  • If hard work was so wonderful, the rich would keep it all for themselves. - Yiddish saying
Walt Disney on hard work
  • To succeed, work hard, never give up and above all, cherish a magnificent obsession. - Walt Disney
Gustave Flaubert quotes
  • Be steady and well-oriented in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work. - Gustave Flaubert
Frederick Douglass quote on work
  • People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get. - Frederick Douglass
Emile Zola quotes about work
  • The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work. - Emile Zola
quotes about work and complaint
  • A sign of a hard worker is one who works without complaint. - Sarah Price
Vincetn van  Gogh about work
  • One must work and dare if one really wants to live. - Vincent van Gogh
quotes about hard work
  • When you live for a strong purpose, then hard work isn't an option. It's a necessity. - Steve Pavlina
great quotes about work
  • A year from now...we'll see who was really working.
Colin Powell quotes on work
  • A dream does not become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work. - Colin Powell
sayings about working hard
  • Work so hard that one day your signature will be called an autograph.
beautiful sayings
  • I don't care how long it takes me, but I'm going somewhere beautiful.
motivational quotes for work
  • You don't always get what you wish for. But you always get what you work for.
Dwayne Johnson on hard work
  • There is no substitute for hard work. Always be humble and hungry. - Dwayne Johnson