Has this happened to you –you wait too long to start acting on your great idea, just to wake up one day and see that somebody else has turned it into reality? It is so disappointing to watch somebody else succeed in something that you’ve thought about long before them, but never acted on it.
What held you back from acting on your idea? The reasons can be many – the fear of failure, the lack of support, the belief that you aren’t ready or good enough. Having the wrong mindset is what holds most of the people back. But our thoughts create our reality. So, the first step to success is to believe that you can do it.
You may need help with that, which is why here we’ve collected 10 special quotes that will inspire you to spring into action with confidence.
Great things are born by courageous actions:
“In every success story, you will find someone who has made a courageous decision.” Peter F. Drucker
The fear of making a mistake is holding you back:
“My best advice to entrepreneurs is this: Forget about making mistakes, just do it.” Ajaero Tony Martins
It is all about moving forward:
“Achievement seems to be connected with action. Successful men and women keep moving. They make mistakes but they don’t quit.” Conrad Hilton
Don’t wait for the perfect moment to start:
“Progressive improvement beats delayed perfection.” Mark Twain
Acting with urgency takes you one step ahead than everybody else:
“I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough. We must apply. Being willing is not enough. We must do.” Leonardo da Vinci
“You must take action now that will move you towards your goals. Develop a sense of urgency in your life.” H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
“Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.” Jim Rohn
Silencing the voice of doubt will help you get started:
“If you hear a voice within you saying ‘you are not a painter’ then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” Vincent Van Gogh
If you can visualize it, you can achieve it:
“The entrepreneur is essentially a visualizer and actualizer. He can visualize something, and when he visualizes it he sees exactly how to make it happen.” Robert L. Schwartz
If you have an idea that keeps you excited and makes you feel enthusiastic, just go for it:
“Enthusiasm is the sparkle in your eyes, the swing in your gait, the grip of your hand and the irresistible surge of will and energy to execute your ideas.” Henry Ford