50 Tweetable Quotes for Entrepreneurs to Share

Want to get re-tweeted on Twitter?  Simple.  Tweet stuff people like!

Some of my most re-tweeted tweets are the inspirational, motivational, or thought-provoking quotes I share.

I’ve put 50 of my favorite tweetable quotes for entrepreneurs into one list and added “Tweet It!” links so they’re super-easy for you to share.

P.S.  Feel free to bookmark this page so anytime you want to share a quote on Twitter, it’s as easy as one click. 

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50 Tweetable Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Obstacles are the things we see when we take our eyes off our goals. -Zig Ziglar (Tweet It!)

How am I going to live today in order to create the tomorrow I’m committed to? -Tony Robbins (Tweet It!)

Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later. -Og Mandino (Tweet It!)

Successful people are simply those with successful habits. -Brian Tracy (Tweet It!)

You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you. -Brian Tracy (Tweet It!)

People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going. -E. Nightingale (Tweet It!)

Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better. -Jim Rohn (Tweet It!)

Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on. -Les Brown (Tweet It!)

You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing. -Dale Carnegie (Tweet It!)

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. -Walt Disney (Tweet It!)

The greatest failure is the failure to try. -William Arthur Ward (Tweet It!)

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. -Jim Rohn (Tweet It!)

If what you are doing is not moving you towards your goals, then it’s moving you away from your goals. -Brian Tracy (Tweet It!)

If you don’t like how things are, change it! You’re not a tree. -Jim Rohn (Tweet It!)

If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy. -Dale Carnegie (Tweet It!)

The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply. -Denis Waitley (Tweet It!)

Don’t let someone else’s opinion of you become your reality. -Les Brown (Tweet It!)

Don’t wait. The time will never be just right. -Napoleon Hill (Tweet It!)

Life is a big canvas, throw all the paint on it you can. -Danny Kaye (Tweet It!)

You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. -Dale Carnegie (Tweet It!)

Failure is an event, not a person. Yesterday ended last night. -Zig Ziglar (Tweet It!)

Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. -Confucius (Tweet It!)

Energy and persistence conquer all things. -Benjamin Franklin (Tweet It!)

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way. -Napoleon Hill (Tweet It!)

Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else. -Les Brown (Tweet It!)

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars. -Les Brown (Tweet It!)

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit. -Aristotle (Tweet It!)

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. -Ralph Waldo Emerson (Tweet It!)

A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. -Lao-Tsu (Tweet It!)

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. -Winston Churchill (Tweet It!)

If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to it. -Jonathan Winters (Tweet It!)

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. -Eleanor Roosevelt (Tweet It!)

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. -Emerson (Tweet It!)

Dreams are free, so free your dreams. -Astrid Alauda (Tweet It!)

You were born an original. Don’t die a copy. -John Mason (Tweet It!)

I am not afraid…I was born to do this. -Joan of Arc (Tweet It!)

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. -Eleanor Roosevelt (Tweet It!)

Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are right. -Henry Ford (Tweet It!)

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. -Dr. Seuss (Tweet It!)

What a man thinks of himself, that is which determines, or rather indicates, his fate. -Thoreau (Tweet It!)

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. -George Bernard Shaw (Tweet It!)

A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. -Einstein (Tweet It!)

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it. -Margaret Fuller (Tweet It!)

Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable. -Wendy Wasserstein (Tweet It!)

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it. -Colin Powell (Tweet It!)

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. -Vidal Sassoon (Tweet It!)

Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire. -Arnold H. Glasow (Tweet It!)

When it is dark enough, you can see the stars. -Ralph Waldo Emerson (Tweet It!)

To achieve greatness, start where you are, use what you have, do what you can. -Arthur Ashe (Tweet It!)

You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore. -Columbus (Tweet It!)

What are your favorite short quotes for Twitter?  What do you share on Twitter that gets retweeted?

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  1. Love it! Perfect for those days when my brain has taken the day off!
    Dena Hamilton recently posted… A Chorus of HopeMy Profile

    1. Glad I’m not the only one who has those “days off” with my brain. :)
      Michelle Shaeffer recently posted… 41 Tips to Tweet for BloggersMy Profile

  2. Thanks for sharing, Michelle…tweeted several of them. Great reminders,all!
    Steve Rice recently posted… How to Create MomentumMy Profile

    1. Aren’t they? I love how a good quote can really make us stop and think.

  3. This is a great collection, thank you!

    1. You’re welcome, Caroline. Thanks for stopping by and commenting.

  4. I’m bookmarking this one! Thanks for sharing!
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    1. Thanks for bookmarking, Anna. Glad to be of help.
      Michelle Shaeffer recently posted… 41 Tips to Tweet for BloggersMy Profile

  5. Really true, People re-tweet your tweets when they find it valuable or informative. Your collection of quotes is really amazing.
    Aanchal recently posted… Website Design in IndiaMy Profile

    1. Thanks Aanchal, it’s an interesting challenge to find the ones short enough for Twitter! :)

  6. Thanks for sharing!This is a great collection..Keep it up!
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    1. I’ll do my best, Celestine! Thanks for stopping by.
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  7. Michele, such a cool idea to add the tweet it button at the end of each quote!
    Traci Lehman recently posted… How to Enjoy A Walk AnywhereMy Profile

    1. I thought it was fun. :) Makes them easy to share.

  8. Love the quotes and it is a nice idea to add the Tweet button at the end of each quote. Thanks for the effort to putting up these Michelle :)
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    1. You’re welcome, Harleena, great to see you here again–and on Twitter. I’m enjoying getting to know you. :)
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  9. Hi Michele,

    Spot on list. You know these quotes are right up my alley ;)

    Thanks for sharing!

    Ryan Biddulph recently posted… Erupt Your Home Based Opportunity with 1 Simple Twitter TipMy Profile

    1. We need a tweetable list of your quotes, Ryan! Maybe a good blog post idea for you? :)
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  10. Great list…Thanks !
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    1. You’re welcome, Serdar, thanks for stopping by.
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  11. This saves me so much effort! I had several of these listed already, but I keep a running list of quotes I like to schedule for my different Twitter accounts … thanks so much for sharing Michelle!
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    1. Awesome, glad this is a time saver for you. Saving time is a very good thing. :)
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  12. This is a very interesting words to tweet.. Thanks for sharing! Keep up the good work.. I will surely be back for more..
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    1. Thanks Wendy, and you’re welcome back anytime. ;)
      Michelle Shaeffer recently posted… 41 Tips to Tweet for BloggersMy Profile

  13. Awesome motivational quotes to pick up my mood :D

    My fave quote of all time is “the harder I work, the luckier I get’
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    1. Love that one — it’s so true! We can wait to get “lucky” or we can create our own good luck by working hard and making our own opportunities happen.
      Michelle Shaeffer recently posted… Get Inspired to Blog!My Profile

  14. Wow – some gems in here! Thank you! :)
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    1. There sure are. It’s amazing what powerful thoughts can be packed into just a few words (or, in this case, 140 characters or less).
      Michelle Shaeffer recently posted… Party in Your Business!My Profile

  15. Excellent collection Michelle, I have habit of tweeting quotes in twitter and this list is a good resource for me.

    Thanks for sharing.
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    1. You’re welcome, Rojish, thanks for commenting.
      Michelle Shaeffer recently posted… 41 Tips to Tweet for BloggersMy Profile

  16. I absolutely love this one by Oscar Wilde: “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
    Thanks for the awesome list, Michelle!

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    1. That’s one of my favorites, too, Delia. :)
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  17. I love this from Confucius “Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.” Thank you for sharing…
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  18. Hello Michelle,
    I’m lurking on your blog. My first time seeing this quote, Dreams are free, so free your dreams. -Astrid Alauda – I’m drawn to it because I interpret dreams. In a literal sense, our dreams are powerful tools we can use to answer pressing questions and resolve troubling issues. It’s why we go to sleep.
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  19. This is really great! I always wonder what to tweet.. Great collection of quotes.. Love to tweet this! Keep up the good work!

  20. Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. -Jim Rohn

    have to show this one to a certain self-employment coach.
    he believes that you can only be successful with formal education and the proof in for of certificates for that formal education – not caring what your real skills are.

    great stuff
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  21. Thank you so much for sharing these! I’m just getting into using Hootsuite to make my life easier. So awesome so have tons of work done ahead of time :)
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