When you’re a project manager, people don’t just look to you for direction. They look to you for guidance and sometimes, even inspiration.
Not just project managers, all of us all need inspiration, especially when things don’t go our way. But waiting for it isn’t ideal as you never know when it will strike.
This means we need to be able to summon it when we require it the most.
The best thing about inspiration is that it spreads. So when you’re inspired, everyone around you is inspired too!
Here are a few of our favourite quotes that can inspire you when you’re in need of a pep up, or as motivational speaker Zig Ziglar used to say – “a check-up from the neck-up.” Stick them on your wall or refer to them when you feel you need that extra bit of motivation and you’ll be back on track!
Success is not final; Failure is not fatal; It is the courage
to continue that counts.
– Winston Churchill
Work hard in silence. Let success be your noise.
– Frank Ocean
Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress: Working hard for something we love is called passion.
Mastery is great, but even that is not enough. You have to be able to change course without a bead of sweat, or remorse.
– Tom Peters
Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re
– Henry Ford
When we really get serious about our insecurities, we usually find that three specific fears emerge: the fear of failure, the fear of success, and the fear of change.
– Chris Guillebeau
Success doesn’t come from what you do occasionally, it comes from what you do consistently.
– Marie Forleo
Change is inevitable, and when it happens, the wisest response is not to wail or whine but to suck it up and deal with it.
– Dan Pink
person’s success in life can usually be measured by the number of uncomfortable
conversations he or she is willing to have.
– Timothy Ferriss
If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a
– Steve Jobs