Fantastic Quotes from Famous Business Owners and Thought Leaders

Table of Contents

Check out these quotes from famous business leaders. How do these ideas inform your business decisions?

Zig Ziglar

Ziglar was a fantastic salesman and motivational speaker.

quotes from business leaders

Warren Buffet

A well-known business owner and investor. He’s frequently ranked on the Forbes billionaires list.

quotes from business leaders

Whitney Wolfe Heard

Founder of popular dating apps Bumble and Tinder.

Steve Jobs

Chances are you’ve heard of him—the founder of Apple. And perhaps you didn’t know, he was also a founder of Pixar Animation Studios!

quotes from business leaders

Susan Wojcicki

CEO of Youtube and an influential tech leader.

Scott Cook

Co-founder of Inuit. Inuit has launched software such as Quickbooks and Mint.

quotes from business leaders

Roy E. Disney

Not Walt Disney… Roy Disney. He’s Walt Disney’s nephew and was heavily involved in the company.

quotes from business leaders

Richard Branson

Founder of the Virgin Group.

quotes from business leaders

Safra Catz

CEO of Oracle

Patrick Lencioni

Lencioni is a business management author. You may know his book, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team.

quotes from business leaders

Mark Zuckerberg

One of the moguls of social media, Mark Zuckerberg founded Facebook.

Mark Zuckerberg, quotes from business leaders

Maria Semple

Best-selling author and screenwriter. She wrote for Arrested Development and you may know one of her many books, Where’d you go, Bernadette.

Johnathan Lister

The VP of sales solutions in north America for LinkedIn.

Speak to your audience in their language about what's in their heart. - Johnathan Lister, quotes from business leaders

Eleanor Roosevelt

Human rights activist and political leader.

quotes from business leaders

Which one of these quotes from business and thought leaders was your favourite?

You have what it takes!

It’s hard running a small business. Sometimes we lose sight of why we are doing this, especially when the daily tasks feel overwhelming and the problems are never-ending. I want you to know that you are making a difference in the world. Our economy, community and families are better off because you have the courage and tenacity to run a business. You have just as much impact, insight and potential as all the business owners and thought leaders you read about here.

Keep going. Keep growing!

Until next time, enjoy your Entrepreneurial Journey!

Beverlee Rasmussen e-signature


P.S. Do you have my new book yet?

Increase your own SEO by leaving a review, seriously , it works.

Available now:

I earn a whopping three dollars per book sold, so think of this as a labor of love to the small business owners in my life, you. Find out what all the fuss is about and get yourself a copy.

Amazon #1 Best Seller
Systems Business Coach Logo

The Small Business Field Guide

FREE chapter sent directly to your inbox!

The Small Business Field Guide | Systems Business Coach

The Small Business Field Guide

Written in clear, simple language with actionable steps, pragmatic tools and proven systems.


Small Business, BIG Opportunity

Systematize Your Business, Create Personal Freedom, and Live the Entrepreneurial Dream

Systems Business Coach Logo

Position Agreement Template

Have a reliable and organized team!

Systems Business Coach Logo

Target Market Analysis Template

Boost your sales with this questionnaire and customer profile.

Free Report

How the Canadian Government Supports Small Businesses with Training and Coaching

Systems Business Coach Logo

Top 10 Hiring Mistakes Guide

FREE download sent directly to your inbox!

Newsletter Envelope Icon

Free Download

Enter your email and we will send you our Tech Inventory Database for free!

Systems Business Coach Logo

Use this FREE cash flow planner to prepare for emergencies, hard times or growth. Accurately solve problems with the cash you have, not with the cash you are planning for.