If you’ve ever taken a peek at your Monday “To Do” List and let out a little scream of terror, you know how overwhelming the thought of a busy week ahead can be. Appointments, deadlines, errands and all the personal moments in between can stress and strain you all the way to Friday!
If you’re feeling the pressure of a hectic week ahead, do not fear; here are some motivational quotes to help keep you going throughout the week:
Monday: Get Started
“I hate Mondays.” – Garfield, the cat.
“The beginning is the most important part of the work.” – Plato, The Republic
“Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.” – Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird
Tuesday: Twice the Work
“I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.” – Carl Jung
“Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” – Michael Jordan
Wednesday: The Make or Break Middle
“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
Thursday: Almost There!
“The real secret to success is enthusiasm” – Walt Chrysler
“It isn’t the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.”– Muhammad Ali
Friday: Celebrate and Reflect
“Success is blocked by concentrating on it and planning for it… Success is shy – it won’t come out while you’re watching.” – Tennessee Williams
“The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.” – Thomas Paine
Have any other favorite quotes to share? Post your top quotes for busy work weeks below!