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151 Quotes that Will Motivate you to Chase your Dreams

Ambitious, Inspirational and Success quotes to help you get things done and serve as a beautiful addition to your Instagram feed.

We all have big ambitions, and to fulfill them, we need to hustle to make it towards the end. We know that hustling is not an easy job because you cannot constantly be on top of things, but we have compiled some quotes for those who want to do it. You are not alone, and you can do this. Believe and drive with ambition.

The hustle quotes we have for you today will not only lead you toward success in your professional life, but they will keep you on top of your personal life. Quotes help drive purpose and are a great source of motivation for anyone who wants to achieve their goals in life. You can easily use them for Instagram captions to inspire others.

Hustle Quotes to drive Ambition

1.) “Things may come to those who wait…but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Abraham Linclon

2.) “The person who is waiting for something to turn up might start with their shirt sleeves.” – Garth Henrichs

3.) “Those at the top of the mountain didn’t fall there.” – Unknown

4.) “Good things happen to those who hustle.” – Anais Nin

5.) “Give your dreams all you’ve got and you’ll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you.” – William James

6.) “Take a leap of faith on your dreams, not for me and not for the society, just for yourself.” – Vinay Garg

7.) “You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills.” – Jim Rohn

8.) “You can’t have a million-dollar dream with a minimum-wage work ethic.” Stephen C. Hogan

9.) “Let your hustle be louder than your mouth.” Anonymous

10.) “My entire life can be summed up in four word: I hustled. I conquered. ” – Unknown

11.) “The dream is free. The hustle is sold separately.” – Unknown

12.) “Invest in your dreams. Grind now. Shine later.” – Unknown

13.) “He who is outside his door has the hardest part of his journey behind him.”  Dutch Proverb

14.) “What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle and giving 110% all the time.” – Don Zimmer

15.) “Greatness only comes before hustle in the dictionary.” – Ross Simmonds

16.) “Without commitment you cannot have depth in anything.” – Neil Strauss

17.) “I’ve always had that obsessive will to win and a commitment to excellence.”  Sumner Redstone

18.) “Much good work is lost for the lack of a little more.”  Edward H. Harriman

19.) “Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire.”  Patti Smith

20.) “Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a dance step – it’s an old business procedure.”  – Fran Lebowitz

21.) “Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly. Taste the relish to be found in competition – in having put forth the best within you”. – Henry J. Kaiser

22.) “The fruit of your own hard work is the sweetest.”  Deepika Padukone

23.) “I played the game one way. I gave it everything I had. It doesn’t take any ability to hustle.”  Wade Boggs

24.) “I knew that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.”  Jeff Bezos

25.) “The bigger the challenge the bigger the opportunity to grow.”  Ross Simmonds

26.) “Some people want it to happen, some people wish it would happen, others make it happen.” Michael Jordan

27.) “WATCH out for your surroundings, UPGRADE your mindset and keep FOCUS.”  Surgeo Bell

28.) “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney

29.) “Commitment leads to action. Action brings your dream closer.” – Marica Wieder

30.) “Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.”
Pat Riley

31.) “The hustle brings the dollar. The experience brings the knowledge. The persistence brings success.” – Ross Simmonds

Hustle Quotes to Inspire

32.) “The weak get eaten”  Anonymous

33.) “The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow. Don’t give up.”  Robert Tew

34.) “Don’t stay in bed unless you can make money in bed.” – George Burns

35.) “Think Creatively”- Hustle Inspires Hustle – Unknown

36.) “Be not afraid of going slowly. Be afraid only of standing still.” – Chinese Proverb

37.) “When I was young, I observed that nine out of 10 things I did were failures. So I did 10 times more work.” – George Bernard Shaw

38.) “Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly and get on with improving your other innovations.” – Steve Jobs

39.) “I’d rather hustle 24/7 than slave 9 to 5.” – Unknown

40.) “We live in the land of opportunities. People come from all over the world to hustle and work their way up to places that they could only imagine or dream of.”  Farshad Asl

41.) “Remembring you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose.”  Unknown

42.) “Destiny is for losers. It’s just a stupid excuse to wait for things to happen instead of making them happen.”  Blair Waldorf

43.) “If you’re looking for a sign, this is it.” – Unknown

44.) “Let’s make money baby, we can fall in love later.” Anonymous

45.) “Be the CEO of your life.” – Unknown

46.) “Late nights, early mornings.” Anonymous

47.)  “All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today.”  Pope Paul VI

48.) “Don’t raise your voice, improve your argument.” Desmond Tutu

49.) “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” – Colin Powell

50.) “Hard work never killed a man.” – Scottish proverb

51.) “You’re either changing your life or you’re not. No waiting for this or that or better weather or other hurdles. Hurdles are the change.”  Terri Guillemets

52.) “I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but should get you pretty near.” – Margaret Thatcher

53.) “If you have an idea of what you want to do in your future, you must go at it with almost monastic obsession, be it music, the ballet or just a basic degree. You have to go at it single-mindedly and let nothing get in your way.”  Henry Rollins

54.) “Be who you needed when you were younger.” – Ayesha Siddiqi

55.) “Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus.”  Helen Hanson

56.) “If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.”  Jim Rohn

57.) “Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.” – Thomas Edison

58.) “Each day wake up and ask yourself what will make you feel most alive that day.”  Jaymin Shah

59.) “Sometimes you face difficulties not because you’re doing something wrong, but because you’re doing something right.” – Joel Osteen

60.) “Work was intended not to give a man a reason to live, but rather to give him a means to live.” Criss Jami

61.) “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined!” –Thoreau

62.) “Do what you have to do until you can do what you want to do.” Oprah Winfrey

Hustle Quotes for Success

63.) “All the so-called ‘secrets of success’ will not work unless you do.”  Jaymin Shah

64.) “If it comes easy, it will go fast.” Andrena Sawyer

65.) “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

66.) “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

67.) “When I started flirting with the hustle, failure became my ex. Now engaged to the game and married to success.” – Unknown

68.) “It’s not about money or connections. It’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone when it comes to your business.” – Mark Cuban

69.) “Many people think they want things, but they don’t really have the strength, the discipline. They are weak. I believe that you get what you want if you want it badly enough.”  Sophia Loren

70.) “Business opportunities are like buses: there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson

71.) “Hustle in silence and let your success make the noise.” – Unknown

72.) “Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.” – Stephen King

73.) “No risk. No reward.” – Hustle Inspires Hustle

74.) “Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.”  Swami Sivananda

75.) “No one is to blame for your future situation but yourself. If you want to be successful, then become “Successful.” – Jaymin Shah

76.) “The road to success is always under construction.”  Lily Tomlin

77.) “There is no substitute for hard work. Never give up. Never stop believing. Never stop fighting.” – Hope Hicks

78.)  “Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele

79.) “All wealth is the product of labor.” – John Locke

80.) You may only succeed if you desire succeeding; you may only fail if you do not mind failing.”  Philippos

81.) “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill 

82.) “The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.”  Bruce Feirstein

83.) “The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it.” – Henry Ford

84.) “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.”  Estee Lauder

85.) “A real entrepreneur is somebody who has no safety net underneath them.”  Henry Kravis

86.) “It’s how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success.”  David Feherty

87.) “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.”  David Brinkley

88.) “Be scared and do it anyway.” – Anonymous

89.) “In New York, ingenuity goes hand-in-hand with the hustle to survive.” Joe Gebbia

90.) “Having the positive belief that it will all be O.K. just means that you hustle and make it work because failure is not even an option in your own mind.”  Natalie Massenet

91.) “Leave the distracted masses to join the focused few.” Cal Newport

92.) “Don’t waste your life on lifeless things.” Anonymous

93.) “Legacy is greater than currency.” – Gary Vaynerchuk

Hustle Quotes to help you get things done

94.) “Hustle beats talent when talent doesn’t hustle.” – Ross Simmonds

95.) “I never wanted to take the easy way, and I was always willing to hustle.” – Bebe Rexha

96.) “I’m living everyday like a hustle. Another drug to juggle. Another day, another struggle.” – Notorious BIG

97.) “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

98.) “Lay low, boss up.” – Unknown

99.) “If a man is called a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and Earth will pause to say, ‘Here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.” –  Martin Luther King Jr.

100.) “Mine’s a pretty simple strategy: there’s not a lot of talent here, but there’s a lot of hustle. I have to be in every place I can, and be busy.”  Ryan Seacrest

101.) “You are a ghost. Filled with stardust, wearing the bones as the shield and the skin as the cape. Fighting every day and opening up for the new wounds in the hustle of hiding the old scars.”  Akshay Vasu

102.) “Quit hating and trying to be like the next man. Get on your own grind and be better than the next man, whether you gotta hustle, work a job or whatever. Just do you.”  Surgeo Bell

103.) “My hustle is nonstop. I never stop hustling.”  Young Jeezy

104.) “Whatever your hustle is, go somewhere with it.”  Tionne Watkins

105.) “We have a strategic plan. It’s called doing things.”  Herb Kelleher

106.) “I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” – Thomas Jefferson

107.)  “I don’t want to spend all the money I’ve made and then have to hustle fight to fight.”  Brian Ortega

108.) “I still have to hustle to get jobs, audition and put myself out there.”  Ayda Field

109.) “There’s a difference between fake hustle for show and being someone who tries hard to win.” – Manny Machado

110.) “Every night, I try to hustle and do what I can do. And when you hit a ground ball, you should hustle.”  Steve Clevenger

111.) “A penguin cannot become a giraffe, so just be the best penguin you can be.” – Gary Vaynerchuk

112.) There’s a lot of females that hustle, just like men hustle.” – Fetty Wap

113.) “A lot of people hustle differently, and I was like, ‘You know what, let me hustle and create, and let me have something to show,’ cuz my hustle led to opportunity.” – Yvonne Orji

114.) “Everyone is where they are at because they worked hard for it. Don’t ever hate on someone’s hustle. Just figure out how you can get there.”  Jo Koy

115.) “To achieve something that you have never achieved before, you must become someone that you have never been before.” – Les Brown

116.) I love the work, love the grind. I love what I have to go through to get what I want.” –Deshaun Watson

117.) “Tough times don’t last, but tough people do.” – Robert H. Schuller

118.) “Quit talking, start doing.” – Walt Disney

119.) “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”  Arthur Ashe

120.) “Grind until you get t no matter what the haters say and never look back, keep striving cause it’s your life.”  Jonathan Anthony Burkett

121.) “All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.”  Michael John Bobak

122.) “Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.” – African Proverb

123.) “Today, I will do what others won’t, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can’t.”  Jerry Rice

Hustle Quotes for Instagram

124.) “I love people, and the hustle.” – Gary Vaynerchuk

125.) “Some hustle for respect. Some hustle for love. Others hustle for truth. We all hustle to survive.” – Unknown

126.) “Be the badass girl you were too lazy to be yesterday.” Anonymous

127.) “I am deliberate and afraid of nothing.” – Audre Lorde

128.) “Never let success get to your head and never let failure get to your heart.” Drake

129.) “Work hard, travel farther.” Anonymous

130.) “Live like a CEO, spend like an intern.” Anonymous

131.) “Hustle hard baby girl.” Anonymous

132.) “Empires aren’t built in a day.” –Anonymous

133.) “Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.” – Arnold Palmer

134.) “Nothing changes if nothing changes.” – Courtney C. Stevens

135.) “I’m a firm believer in the hustle game.”  Eric Snow

136.) “Music is my hustle.”  Pitbull

137.) “Frugality was my side hustle. I was really good at it.”  Chris Sullivan

138.)  “Never let anyone outwork you or out-hustle you. Ever.”  Rick Pitino

139.) “Remember why you started.” – Ralph Marston

140.) “There’s no elevator to success.” – Zig Ziglar

141.) “The key to success is to start before you are ready.”  Marie Forleo

142.) “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle

143.) “Do something your future self will thank you for.” – Sean Patrick Flanery

144.) “The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.” – Herbert V. Prochnow

145.) “It’s okay to live a life people do not understand.” – Jenna Woginrich

146.) “Starve your distractions, feed your focus.” – Unknown

147.)  “Don’t give up on your goal for the little bit of comfort. Grow. Jump. Hustle.”  Sarvesh Jain

148.) “If you want to go big, stop thinking small.” – Adnan Qadri

149.) “There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” – Beverly Sills

150.) “Work for it more than you talk about it.” – Anatole Broyard

151.) “Prove yourself to yourself.” – Jignesh Bhatt

Lets get to the Hustle

Hustling is not an easy chore, but we have faith in you. Chase your goals until the finish line is in sight. With a little determination and sparkle, you can achieve success. Have confidence in your abilities and follow these golden quotes. Now, we do understand every day brings a new set of challenges. Therefore we have provided you with different quotes to inspire you each day.

You can be at the top of things no matter what. Push forward through any obstacles and reach your goals. We sincerely hope these quotes have helped you in some way. If that is the case, spread the word and share these inspiring hustle quotes with your friends and family.

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