Quotes for Small Business Owners

Get motivated and move forward with inspiring words from some wicked smart people.

January 11, 2021

We know owning and running your business can be hard. But, it can also be very rewarding, exciting and fulfilling. We get it. At Roots Digital by Trebletree, we are small business owners too. Each morning we wake up and face the challenges of the day so that we can continue working towards our mission of helping local businesses compete in a digital-first world.

When the morning coffee just isn’t enough, here are some thoughtful words that get us started on the right foot.

Quotes to Help You Be All You Can Be

No matter what your business is, it matters to someone. Your customers, your clients – people depend on you. Show them that they matter to you and make your products and services the best they can be.

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”  – Albert Einstein

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“You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.” – Henry Ford

“What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.” – Ralph Marston

Quotes to Get You Working

Building, growing and maintaining a business is hard work. Don’t let the challenges get you down. When you have even the slightest twinge of giving up, these quotes will get you back on track.

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“Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.”  – Farrah Gray

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain

“The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.” – Socrates

Quotes to Make You Dream Big

Whether your business is still just a great idea or you’ve been running your business for many years, it’s the dreams for a better future that start it all. Don’t stop dreaming. Don’t stop working towards those dreams.

“Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical.” – Howard Schultz, Starbucks CEO

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“You can have it all. Just not all at once.” — Oprah Winfrey

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney

“If your dream only includes you, it’s too small.” — Ava DuVernay

And on that note, we want you to know that we’re here for you if you need a little help making your dreams a reality. Whether you need a new website or just someone to help you figure out digital, helping you helps us fulfill our business dreams.