1. “Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.” Steve Jobs, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO, Apple

“I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.” –Steve Jobs, Co-Founder and CEO, Apple

2. “Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.” –Drew Houston, Dropbox Co-Founder and CEO

3. “Ideas are easy. Implementation is hard.” –Guy Kawasaki, Alltop Co-Founder and Entrepreneur

4. “The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.” –Nolan Bushnell, Entrepreneur

5. “I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan, NBA Legendary Basketball MVP.

6. “Chase the vision, not the money; the money will end up following you.” –Tony Hsieh, Zappos CEO

7. “Any time is a good time to start a company.” –Ron Conway, Noted Startup Investor, SV Angel

8. “Ideas are commodity. Execution of them is not.” –Michael Dell, Dell Chairman and CEO

9. “I knew that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.” –Jeff Bezos, Amazon Founder and CEO

10. “If you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you’ve launched too late.” –Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn Co-Founder and Venture Capitalist

11. “The secret to successful hiring is this: look for the people who want to change the world.” –Marc Benioff, Salesforce CEO

12. “I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.” –Wayne Gretzy, Hockey Star

13. “User experience is everything. It always has been, but it’s undervalued and underinvested in. If you don’t know user-centered design, study it. Hire people who know it. Obsess over it. Live and breathe it. Get your whole company on board.” –Evan Williams, Co-Founder, Twitter

14. “Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes playing a poor hand well.” –Jack London, Author

15. “Remember to celebrate milestones as you prepare for the road ahead.” –Nelson Mandela, South African Leader

16. “What do you need to start a business? Three simple things: know your product better than anyone, know your customer, and have a burning desire to succeed.” –Dave Thomas, Founder, Wendy’s

17. “As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.” –Donald Trump, The Trump Organization President

18. “You shouldn’t focus on why you can’t do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can, and be one of the exceptions.” –Steve Case, AOL Co-Founder and CEO

19. “Always deliver more than expected.” –Larry Page, Co-Founder, Google

20. “If you’re not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business.” –Ray Kroc, McDonald’s Founder

21. “The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into smaller manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.” –Mark Twain, American Humorist and Author

22. “Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” Bill Gates, Microsoft Founder and former CEO

23. “High expectations are the key to everything.” –Sam Walton, Walmart Founder

24. “Don’t be afraid to assert yourself, have confidence in your abilities, and don’t let the bastards get you down.” –Michael Bloomberg, Former Mayor of New York and Founder of Bloomberg L.P.

25. “If you just work on stuff that you like and you’re passionate about, you don’t have to have a master plan with how things will play out.” –Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook Founder and CEO

26. “If you want to grow, find a good opportunity. Today, if you want to be a great company, think about what social problem you could solve.”Jack Ma” , Alibaba Group.