Every so often you read a quote that resonates so strongly with you it causes you to pause for a moment and contemplate its meaning. It may even change your perspective and be the catalyst for a new mindset.  The job search process can be challenging and often deflating, as such we wanted to share with you some inspirational quotes that may help lift your spirits and keep you motivated to find the job you have been looking for:

1. “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

2. “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

3. “The best revenge is massive success.” – Frank Sinatra

4. “Do one thing every day that scares you.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

5. “Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

6. “You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you.” – Maya Angelou

7. “Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.” – Dale Carnegie

8. “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” – Tony Robbins

9. “Don’t be afraid to fail. Don’t waste energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It’s OK to fail. If you’re not failing, you’re not growing.” – H. Stanley Judd

10. ”The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to show us how badly we want something.” – Randy Pausch

11. “Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise.” – Author Unknown

12. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, then build a door.” – Milton Berle

13. “The mind is everything. What you think you become.” – Buddha

14. “Either you run the day, or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn

15. “Success is not an accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing.” – Pele