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33 Workplace Quotes to Make an Impact on your Business

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Last Updated on 01 March, 2021
33 Workplace Quotes to Make an Impact on your Business

Today's corporate business environment is hotbed for cut-through competition. Conflicts, successes and failures, professional ups and downs are part and parcel of the business world.

To keep your employees motivated and engaged at work, a positive frame of mind in the workplace is paramount.

Inspirational Quotes help in focusing on the positives and giving us a healthy perception of life. In the workplace, positive words can help in inspiring great work and nurturing a great company culture.

Presenting a list of 33 hand-picked Workplace Quotes to spread optimism and goodwill in the workplace.

  1. "People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude. ~John C. Maxwell

  2. "The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” ~Phil Jackson

  3. “You were hired because you met expectations, you will be promoted if you can exceed them.” ~Saji Ijiyemi

  4. “A team is not a group of people that work together. A team is a group of people that trust each other.” ~Simon Sinek


  1. “It is better to disappoint people with the truth than to appease them with a lie.” ~Simon Sinek

  2. "Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower." ~Steve Jobs

  3. "When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier." ~Roy E. Disney

  4. “All conflicts are rooted in emotions. If you can satiate the emotions, you can resolve the conflicts.” ~Krishna Saagar Rao

Related: Top 40 Employee Motivational Quotes To Inspire Your Workforce

  1. "Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work." ~Aristotle

10. "Hard work doesn't guarantee success but improves its chances." ~B. J. Gupta

  1. "Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort." ~Paul J. Meyer

  2. “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.” ~Robert Collier

  3. “If you are working on something exciting that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.” ~Steve Jobs


  1. “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” ~John Quincy Adams

  2. “Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” ~Bill Gates

  3. "If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself." ~Henry Ford

  4. "If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way. ~Napoleon Hill


  1. Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." ~Benjamin Franklin

  2. "We must all learn not only to not fear change, but to embrace it enthusiastically and, perhaps even more important, encourage and drive it." ~Tony Hsieh

  3. "Everyone talks about building a relationship with your customer. I think you build one with your employees first." ~Angela Ahrendts

  4. "If you want something to happen, you have to make people able and you have to make them want to." ~Dr. Steve Kerr

  5. "It's kind of fun to do the impossible." ~Walter Disney

  6. "It’s easy to solve a problem that everyone sees, but it’s hard to solve a problem that almost no one sees." ~Tony Fadell


  1. "You can’t change how people treat you or what they say about you. All you can do is change how you react to it." ~Mahatma Gandhi

  2. “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” ~Wayne Gretzky

  3. “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” ~Jim Rohn

  4. “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” ~Robert Louis Stevenson

  5. “Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.” ~Zig Ziglar


  1. “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” ~Stephen Covey

  2. “People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.” ~Dale Carnegie

  3. “Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” ~Conrad Hilton

  4. "To improve is to change; to be perfect is to have changed often." ~Winston Churchill

  5. "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power." ~Abraham Lincoln

This article is written by Darshana Dutta. She works as a Content Creator and Digital Marketer at Vantage Circle. She writes extensively on trends around employee engagement and transforming company culture. For any related queries, contact