Best Productivity Quotes
Looking for some productivity inspiration? We’ve found the best quotes on productivity and compiled them here. Having a quote or a mantra that reminds us to stay focused on the important things can be extremely helpful. Productivity quotes can be used to fire up your team or just to motivate yourself.
Productivity quotes relating to prioritization
The main thing, is to keep the main thing, the main thing.
— Stephen Covey
You always have time for the things you put first.
Nobody is too busy. It’s just a matter of priorities.
Good things happen when you set your priorities straight.
— Scott Caan
If you don’t have time, the truth is, you don’t have priorities. Think harder, don’t work harder.
— Tim Ferris
Set your priorities right, because if you chase two rabbits, you will lose them both.
You don’t need more time in your day. You need to decide.
— Seth Godin
Don’t be busy. Be productive.
Productivity quotes relating to taking action
The way to get started is to quit talking, and begin doing.
— Walt Disney
What we think or what we know or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.
— John Ruskin
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
— Tony Robbins
Action is the foundational key to all success.
— Pablo Picasso
You are what you do. Not what you say you’ll do.
— Carl Gustav Jung
There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long range risks of comfortable inaction.
— John F. Kennedy
Take action! An inch of movement will bring you closer to your goals than a mile of intention.
— Steve Maraboli
Productivity quotes relating to perseverance and persistence
With ordinary talent and extraordinary perseverance, all things are possible.
— Thomas Fowell Buxton
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
— Benjamin Franklin
Persistence guarantees that results are inevitable.
— Paramahansa Yogananda
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
— Thomas Edison
A river cuts through rock, not because of its power, but because of its persistence.
— Jim Watkins
Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.
— Robert Collier
It’s not that I’m smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.
— Albert Einstein
Other great productivity quotes
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.
— Oprah Winfrey