Inspirational Quotes that Every Creative Entrepreneur Can Appreciate

Hey you. If you’re here, it’s probably because you identify as a creative entrepreneur in some way, shape or form. I find that reading an inspirational quote every morning the moment I wake up is a great way to fuel my mind and encourage me to do great things. I hope the same thing for you!

Do you agree that hearing some successful people can help inspire you?

I’ve been collecting a library of inspirational quotes, if you will. Here, I’m sharing some of my favorite quotes with you. You’re welcome to share the graphics on social media too!

If you’re here, it’s probably because you identify as a creative entrepreneur in some way, shape or form. I find that reading an inspirational quote every morning the moment I wake up is a great way to fuel my mind and encourage me to do great things. I hope the same thing for you!

When you need a boost in creativity:

Staying creative on a daily basis can be tough to do sometimes. I believe that these quotes remind me why I do I love creating in the first place.

Creativity is intelligence having fun. — Albert Einstein

Creativity is intelligence having fun. - Albert Einstein

You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. — Maya Angelou

You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. - Maya Angelou

Life is not about finding yourself, it’s about creating yourself. — Lilly Daskal

Life is not about finding yourself, it’s about creating yourself. — Lilly Daskal

Creativity is not a competition. — Amy Sky Hall

Creativity is not a competition. - Amy Sky Hall

When you need to some motivation:

You can do anything but not everything. — David Allen

If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. — Steve Jobs

If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse. — Jim Rohn

There are far, far better ahead than any we leave behind. — C.S. Lewis


Be happy with what you have while working for what you want. — Helen Keller

Be happy with what you have while working for what you want. — Helen Keller

When you’re looking for clarity:

Do less with more focus. — Unknown

Do less with more focus. — Unknown

Your only limit is your mind. — Unknown

Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it. — Katharine Whitehorn

Beautiful things happen when you separate yourself from negativity. — Unknown

Beautiful things happen when you separate yourself from negativity. — Unknown

Do what you love and success will follow. Passion is the fuel behind a successful career. — Meg Whitman


When you’re doubting your self-worth:

Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will. — Suzy Kassem

Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will. — Suzy Kassem



Nothing worth having comes without a cost. — Louie Giglio

You can measure your worth by your dedication to your path, not by your successes or failures. — Elizabeth Gilbert

Choose your attitude every day until eventually it chooses you right back. — Jon Acuff

An entrepreneur sees things not only for what they are, but also for what they could be. — Idowu Koyenikan


When you’re feeling alone:

When women support each other, incredible things happen. — Unknown

The most successful entrepreneurs I know are optimistic. It's part of the job description. ― Caterina Fake


When you don’t really feel like an entrepreneur:

You become what you envision yourself being. — Lewis Howes

It’s okay to not have it figured out yet. — Unknown

Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly. — John F. Kennedy

Be so good, they can’t ignore you. — Steve Martin


When you’re desiring success:

But first, coffee. — Every single entrepreneur that’s ever lived.

Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. — Winston S. Churchill

Some people spend their entire lives waiting for the time to be right to make an improvement. — James Clear


When you need to hear words of wisdom from a rockstar woman:

Great people do things before they’re ready. — Amy Poehler

You’ll turn out ordinary if you’re not careful. — Ann Brashares

You’ll turn out ordinary if you’re not careful. — Ann Brashares

It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent. — Madeleine Albright

You, and only you, are ultimately responsible for who you become and how happy you are. — Rachel Hollis

More was never the answer. The answer, it turned out, was always less. — Cait Flanders

Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway. — Eleanor Roosevelt

Humans are allergic to change. They love to say, 'We've always done it this way.' I try to fight that. That's why I have a clock on my wall that runs counter-clockwise. ― Chien-Shiung Wu


You don't write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say. — F. Scott Fitzgerald

You don't write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say. — F. Scott Fitzgerald

We've all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That's who we really are. — Sirius Black, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

We've all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That's who we really are. — Sirius Black, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban #HarryPotter #HarryPotterQuotes

Are you feeling inspired yet? Let me know what inspires you in the comments below!

Miranda Hassen