Are you having trouble staying productive this week? It happens to the best of us, but the important thing is to continually remind yourself why you started. If you need a little pick me up today, these productivity quotes from inspirational men and women should help give you the boost you need to carry on.

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1. Love Your Work Every Day

Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.

– Steve Jobs

2. Keep Up The Effort

Sometimes, things may not go your way, but the effort should be there every single night.

– Michael Jordan

3. It’s Not Always About Luck

People often remark that I’m pretty lucky. Luck is only important in so far as getting the chance to sell yourself at the right moment. After that, you’ve got to have talent and know how to use it.

– Frank Sinatra

4. Never Stop Learning

Learning never exhausts the mind.

– Leonardo da Vinci

5. Take That Leap Into The Unknown

You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

– Martin Luther King, Jr.

6. Start Making A Change Today

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.

– Anne Frank

7. Don’t Be Afraid To Do Things Differently

Whatever you do, be different – that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can’t think of better advice for an entrepreneur. If you’re different, you will stand out.

– Anita Roddick

8. Take That Risk

There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long range risks of comfortable inaction.

– John F. Kennedy

9. Stop Trying To Do Everything At Once

It’s not always that we need to do more but rather that we need to focus on less.

– Nathan W. Morris

10. Don’t Feel Guilty About Taking A Break

If you commit to giving more time than you have to spend, you will constantly be running from time debt collectors.

– Elizabeth Grace Saunders

 

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