Top Quotes By Dr. John C. Maxwell

In my opinion, inspiration is the backbone of entrepeneurship. You can have a rough day in your business, read several inspiring quotes and be ready to suit up get get back on the battlefield.

In this episode of the Grow Your Business Bodcast, I share 10 quotes most used by John C. Maxwell. I expound upon these quotes and hope that it ads value to your life and helps you in your efforts to grow your business. Below is a longer list of 25 quotes used by Maxwell.

Put these quotes in a place where you can review them regularly. I promise they will give you insiration to help you through your day!

“Learn to say ‘no’ to the good so you can say ‘yes’ to the best.”

“People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.”

“The secret of your success is determined by your daily agenda.”

“The greatest mistake we make is living in constant fear that we will make one.”

“Success is due to our stretching to the challenges of life. Failure comes when we shrink from them.”

“Have the humility to learn from those around you.”

“As a leader, the first person I need to lead is me. The first person that I should try to change is me.”

“When your dream is bigger than you are, you only have two choices: give up or get help.”

“Live to learn, and you will really learn to live.”

“It seems the older you get, the more life comes into focus.”

“A minute of thought is greater than an hour of talk.”

 
“The experience of pain or loss can be a formidably motivating force.”
 
“Leaders who fail to prune their pride will meet demise. That’s not a guess, it’s a guarantee. With pride, it’s not a matter of ‘if’ we will fall, but ‘when.’ There are no exceptions.”
“Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.”
 
“Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.”

“To Stay Focused in Life:
You can’t know everyone
You can’t do everything
You can’t go everywhere
We have to pick and choose between good and a little bit better.”

“The only guarantee for failure is to stop trying”
“Stay focused instead of getting offended or off track by others.”
“To add value to others, one must first value others.”
“If you don’t change the direction you are going, then you’re likely to end up where you’re heading”
“There are two paths people can take. They can either play now and pay later, or pay now and play later. Regardless of the choice, one thing is certain. Life will demand a payment.”
“You don’t overcome challenges by making them smaller but by making yourself bigger.”
“Do not take the agenda that someone else has mapped out for your life.”
Life is 10% of what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.”
“A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit.”