Need to get things done? Looking for a little motivation to grind it out? Well, it’s time to work hard! Get inspired with these hustle quotes and get more done, so when you look back, you’ll be proud of how your hard work paid off.

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  1. “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vidal Sassoon
  2. “Without hustle, talent will only carry you so far.” – Gary Vaynerchuk
  3. “Hustle until your haters ask if you’re hiring.” – Unknown
  4. “The dream is free, the hustle is sold separately.” – Unknown
  5. “Hustle beats talent when talent doesn’t hustle.” – Ross Simmonds
  6. “Success is never owned; it is only rented, and the rent is due every day.” – Rory Vaden
  7. “The dream is not the destination, it’s the journey.” – Unknown
  8. “Your hustle determines your salary.” – Unknown
  9. “Greatness only comes before hustle in the dictionary.” – Ross Simmonds
  10. “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” – Tim Notke
  11. “Dream big, work hard, stay focused, and surround yourself with good people.” – Unknown
  12. “Hustle in silence and let your success make the noise.” – Unknown
  13. “I’d rather hustle 24/7 than slave 9 to 5.” – Unknown
  14. “Success isn’t about how much money you make; it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.” – Michelle Obama
  15. “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Donald Kendall
  16. “I’m not a businessman, I’m a business, man!” – Jay-Z
  17. “The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” – Steve Jobs
  18. “The only thing standing between you and your goal is the story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it.” – Jordan Belfort
  19. “Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.” – Sam Levenson
  20. “Every day is a hustle, every night is a celebration.” – Unknown
  21. “The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.” – Vince Lombardi
  22. “Dreams don’t work unless you do.” – John C. Maxwell
  23. “The hustle brings the dollar. The experience brings the knowledge.” – Ross Simmonds
  24. “The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  25. “Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.” – Jim Rohn
  26. “Hustle isn’t just working on the things you like. It means doing the things you don’t enjoy so you can do the things you love.” – Unknown
  27. “When you feel like quitting, think about why you started.” – Unknown
  28. “I’m living everyday like a hustle, another drug to juggle; another day, another struggle.” – Notorious B.I.G.
  29. “You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” – Zig Ziglar
  30. “Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.” – Chris Grosser
  31. “Don’t be busy, be productive.” – Unknown
  32. “Don’t wait on perfect conditions for success to happen; just go ahead and do something.” – Dan Miller
  33. “The only thing worse than starting something and failing… is not starting something.” – Seth Godin
  34. “The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking spaces.” – Will Rogers
  35. “You gotta run more than your mouth to escape the treadmill of mediocrity. A true hustler jogs during the day and sleeps at night.” – Unknown
  36. “Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.” – Lou Holtz
  37. “All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” – Michael John Bobak
  38. “Don’t stop until you’re proud.” – Unknown
  39. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill
  40. “The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow.” – Unknown
  41. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller
  42. “Push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.” – Unknown
  43. “Success is not in what you have, but who you are.” – Bo Bennett
  44. “Success is not how far you got, but the distance you traveled from where you started.” – Unknown
  45. “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky
  46. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Peter Drucker
  47. “Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.” – Christian D. Larson
  48. “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” – C.S. Lewis
  49. “Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” – Albert Schweitzer
  50. “Success is not the absence of failure; it’s the persistence through failure.” – Aisha Tyler
  51. “Don’t wait for the opportunity. Create it.” – Unknown
  52. “The harder you work for something, the greater you’ll feel when you achieve it.” – Unknown
  53. “The only thing that’s stopping you is the story you keep telling yourself.” – Tony Robbins
  54. “The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.” – Colin R. Davis
  55. “Good things happen to those who hustle.” – Anais Nin
  56. “Those at the top of the mountain didn’t fall there”- Anonymous
  57. “Invest in your dreams. Grind now. Shine later.” – Unknown
  58. “My entire life can be summed up in four word: I hustled. I conquered. ” – Unknown
  59. “Do something your future self will thank you for.”- Sean Patrick Flanery
  60. “What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle and giving 110% all the time.” – Don Zimmer
  61. “The dream is free. The hustle is sold separately.” – Unknown
  62. “The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.”- Herbert V. Prochnow
  63. “Hustle beats talent when talent doesn’t hustle” – Ross Simmonds
  64. “You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills.” – Jim Rohn
  65. “Nothing will work unless you do.”- Maya Angelou
  66. “Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly. Taste the relish to be found in competition – in having put forth the best within you”. – Henry J. Kaiser
  67. “Be humble. Stay honest. Hustle hard.” – Hustle Inspires Hustle
  68. “Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a dance step – it’s an old business procedure.” – Fran Lebowitz
  69. “The best view comes after the hardest climb.”- Unknown
  70. “I’m living everyday like a hustle. Another drug to juggle. Another day, another struggle.” – Notorious BIG
  71. “Get out of your own way.”- Robert T. Kiyosaki
  72. “Some hustle for respect. Some hustle for love. Others hustle for truth. We all hustle to survive.” – Unknown
  73. “I’ve Got A Dream Worth More Than My Sleep” – Unknown
  74. “Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you’re not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were.” – David Rockefeller
  75. “There’s no elevator to success.”- Zig Ziglar
  76. “Greatness only comes before hustle in the dictionary.” – Ross Simmonds
  77. “Focus on goals not obstacles.”- Unknown
  78. “Some people want it to happen, some people wish it would happen, others make it happen.” Michael Jordan
  79. “Great things don’t come from comfort zones.”- Anonymous
  80. “Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t. So that you can spend the rest of your life like most people can’t.” – Unknown
  81. “A penguin cannot become a giraffe, so just be the best penguin you can be.”- Gary Vaynerchuk
  82. “When I started flirting with the hustle, failure became my ex. Now engaged to the game and married to success.” – Unknown
  83. “Tough times don’t last, but tough people do.”- Robert H. Schuller
  84. “Without hustle, talent will only carry you so far.” – Gary Vaynerchuk
  85. “Remember why you started.”- Ralph Marston
  86. “The hustle brings the dollar. The experience brings the knowledge. The persistence brings success.” – Ross Simmonds
  87. “Quit talking, start doing.”- Walt Disney
  88. “Hustle isn’t just working on the things you like. It means doing the things you don’t enjoy so you can do the things you love.” – Unknown
  89. “Don’t stay in bed unless you can make money in bed.” – George Burns
  90. “Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly and get on with improving your other innovations.” – Steve Jobs
  91. “Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.”- African Proverb
  92. “Success is buried on the other side of frustration.”- Tony Robbins
  93. “It’s not about money or connections. It’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone when it comes to your business.” – Mark Cuban
  94. “Don’t give your energy to people whose loyalty is controlled by opportunity.”- Alex Quin
  95. “I’d rather hustle 24/7 than slave 9 to 5.” – Unknown
  96. “Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better.”- Jim Rohn
  97. “Business opportunities are like buses: there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson
  98. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.”- Winston Churchill
  99. “Hustle in silence and let your success make the noise.” – Unknown
  100. “Wake up & crush it.”- Gary Vaynerchuk
  101. “Habits turn into character.”- Unknown
  102. “The fruit of your own hard work is the sweetest.” – Deepika Padukone
  103. “Be the badass girl you were too lazy to be yesterday.”- Anonymous
  104. “It’s okay to live a life people do not understand.”- Jenna Woginrich

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