Even the most dedicated, hardest working professionals get sidetracked sometimes. If you’ve been feeling a bit distracted and sluggish at work lately, you’ll be relieved to know you’re not alone. Whether you’re going through something in your personal life or feeling a bit discouraged about a situation at the office, you can break through your rut — and now is a great time to do so!

It’s possible that well-meaning friends and family have already tried to offer you advice, which may not have resonated. Sometimes the words of complete strangers — especially those who have achieved monumental success — are the most beneficial. Reading motivational quotes might seem a bit cheesy, but they absolutely have the power to make you feel better.

7 Uplifting Quotes to Boost Your On-the-Job Inspiration

Success doesn’t come easy to most people — even some of the most well-known athletes, actors and business professionals who’ve ever lived. Facing obstacles along your path can feel discouraging in the short-term, but ultimately, working past these issues makes achieving your goals even sweeter.

From Conrad Hilton to Lebron James, read the empowering words of your favorite luminaries and use them to get out of your funk at work.


“Don’t Let Yesterday Take Up Too Much of Today.” — Will Rogers



“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” — Winston Churchill



“You don’t inspire your teammates by showing them how amazing you are. You inspire them by showing them how amazing they are.” — Robyn Benincasa



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



“I like criticism. It makes you strong.” — LeBron James



“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m possible”! — Audrey Hepburn



“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.” — Robert Frost


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