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45 New Business Ideas To Live By

Have you ever think of the new business ideas that every entrepreneur like you or small business should think of? I found a fantastic article for you to check out. Enjoy!

Ideas and thoughts are the currency of change — in life and business. What better way to reflect on this past year by kicking your thoughts into high gear? Here are 45 quotes that every entrepreneur and small business owner can live, work and play by: Live Definition: to be alive. 1. “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anaïs Nin 2. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs 3. “The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey 4. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw 5. “A man should never neglect his family for business.” – Walt Disney 6. “You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.” – Les Brown 7. “Don’t take life too seriously. You’ll never get out of it alive.” – Elbert Hubbard 8. “When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” – Paulo Coelho 9. “A public-opinion poll is no substitute for thought.” – Warren Buffett 10. “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” – Albert Einstein 11. “Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present.” – Alice Morse Earle 12. “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 13. “Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves.” – E. Joseph Cossman 14. “Drive thy business, let not that drive thee.” – Benjamin Franklin 15. “Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.” – Warren Buffett Work Definition:sustained physical or mental effort to overcome obstacles and achieve an objective or result. 16. “Do or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda 17. “People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.” – George Bernard Shaw 18. “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas Alva Edison 19. “If you don’t do it excellently, don’t do it at all. Because if it’s not excellent, it won’t be profitable or fun, and if you’re not in business for fun or profit, what the hell are you doing there?” – Robert Townsend 20. “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford 21. “Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves — to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today.” – Stewart B. Johnson 22. “Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.” – Peter F. Drucker 23. “Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.” – Zig Ziglar 24. “In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product and profits. Unless you’ve got a good team, you can’t do much with the other two.” – Lee Iacocca 25. “The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is to not try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.” – Debbi Fields 26. “If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.” – Ray Kroc 27. “To open a shop is easy, to keep it open is an art.” – Chinese Proverb 28. “The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.” – Henry Ford 29. “Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.” – Warren Buffett 30. “You can’t do today’s job with yesterday’s methods and be in business tomorrow.” – Author Unknown Play Definition: recreational activity. 31. “The first rule is not to lose. The second rule is not to forget the first rule.” – Warren Buffett 32. “A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” – Richard Branson 33. “It’s better to hang out with people better than you, … Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.” – Warren Buffett 34. “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein 35. “Roll with the punches. Tomorrow is another day.” – Jerry Maguire 36. “Happiness depends upon ourselves.” – Aristotle 37. “The average person living to age 70 has 613, 000 hours of life. This is too long a period not to have fun.” – Author Unknown 38. “I built the business exactly the way my mother built and ran her family. I wanted a replication of the big, happy family I grew up in. I wanted happy people having fun.” – Barbara Corcoran 39. “People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. – Dale Carnegie 40. “Live life fully while you’re here. Experience everything. Take care of yourself and your friends. Have fun, be crazy, be weird. Go out and screw up! You’re going to anyway, so you might as well enjoy the process.” – Anthony Robbins 41. “It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.” – Dale Carnegie 42. “The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” – Marcus Aurelius 43. “We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.” – Anne Frank 44. “Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest; make the most of what you have. It is later than you think.” – Horace 45. “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you’ve imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau Bonus: “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain Source: http://yfsentrepreneur.com/2012/11/24/45-business-quotes-to-live-work-and-play-by/

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