Quotes About Entrepreneurship

There are many definitions of entrepreneurship out there. Mostly 'entrepreneurship' is defined and understood as 'action'. It is a synonim for 'action'. Entrepreneur is someone who undertakes action in order to create economic benefits. That's it. Well, if you ask me, a little bit of 'risk' should be added too. Therefore, entrepreneurship should be defined as a mixture of 'action' and 'risk'.

There are not too many quotes and sayings about entrepreneurship on the web. Mostly because the majority of relevant quotes usually fit in other categories as well, such as quotes about action or quotes about hard work. However, there are many good book on entrepreneurship and I am sure that the number of quotes and sayings below will continue to grow over time. Enjoy the quotes!

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"Entrepreneurship is the last refuge of the trouble making individual." Natalie Clifford Barney

"An enterprising person is one who comes across a pile of scrap metal and sees the making of a wonderful sculpture. An enterprising person is one who drives through an old decrepit part of town and sees a new housing development. An enterprising person is one who sees opportunity in all areas of life." Jim Rohn

"There is only one way to make a great deal of money; and that is in a business of your own." Paul Getty

"Entrepreneurship is neither a science nor an art. It is a practice." Peter Drucker

"Most new jobs wonít come from our biggest employers. They will come from our smallest. Weíve got to do everything we can to make entrepreneurial dreams a reality." Ross Perot

"The entrepreneur in us is more concerned with discriminating between opportunities than he or she is with failing to see the opportunities." Michael Gerber

"The hardest part about being an entrepreneur is that youíll fail ten times for every success." Adam Horwitz

"My son is now an Ďentrepreneurí. Thatís what youíre called when you donít have a job." Ted Turner

"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

"There is no retirement for artists and entrepreneurs." Nicholas Hayek

"Entrepreneurs average 3.8 failures before final success. What sets the successful ones apart is their amazing persistence." Lisa M. Amos

"To any entrepreneur: if you want to do it, do it now. If you donít, youíre going to regret it." Catherine Cook

"Nobody talks about entrepreneurship as survival, but thatís exactly what it is and what nurtures creative thinking." Anita Roddick

"Being enterprising also means feeling good enough about yourself, having enough self worth to want to seek advantages and opportunities that will make a difference in your future. And by doing so you will increase your confidence, your courage, your creativity and your self-worth, your enterprising nature." Jim Rohn

"A real entrepreneur is somebody who has no safety net underneath them." Henry Kravis

"To be enterprising is to keep your eyes open and your mind active. It's to be skilled enough, confident enough, creative enough and disciplined enough to seize opportunities that present themselves... regardless of the economy." Jim Rohn

"Enterprising people always see the future in the present. Enterprising people always find a way to take advantage of a situation, not be burdened by it. And enterprising people aren't lazy. They don't wait for opportunities to come to them, they go after the opportunities. Enterprise means always finding a way to keep yourself actively working toward your ambition." Jim Rohn

"The entrepreneur builds an enterprise; the technician builds a job." Michael Gerber

"An entrepreneur tends to bite off a little more than he can chew hoping he'll quickly learn how to chew it." Roy Ash

"A person with an enterprising attitude says, 'Find out what you can before action is taken.' Do your homework. Do the research. Be prepared. Be resourceful. Do all you can in preparation of what's to come." Jim Rohn


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