10 Inspiring Quotes by the World’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs

The world’s most successful entrepreneurs haven’t always had it easy. Their work ethic, ambition, and drive to succeed triumphed all odds for loss and allowed them to be the great entrepreneurs they are today.

They never gave up, always had faith, and saw the light at the end of the tunnel even when times got tough.

Their ability to innovate, think creatively and outside the box, and go above and beyond at any given opportunity made them successful.

Interestingly enough, a large portion of those quoted did not attend college, proving that a degree isn’t necessary at all for building wealth.


1. Ray Kroc – Founder of McDonalds

“To be successful, you must be daring, be first and be different.” – Ray Kroc


2. Jeff Bezos – Founder of Amazon

“Life’s too short to hang out with people who aren’t resourceful” –  Jeff Bezos


3. Simon Cowell – TV producer, record-label executive & founder, judge on American Idol, The X Factor, and Britain’s Got Talent.

“My own saying is: create the hype, but don’t ever believe it.” – Simon Cowell



4. Henry Ford – Founder of Ford Motors

5. Kris Jenner – American media personality, socialite, and businesswoman. Rose to fame starring in the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

6. Coco Chanel – Fashion Designer, Founder of Chanel

“Money for me has only one sound: liberty.” – Coco Chanel


7. Richard Branson – Founder of Virgin Airlines

“If somebody offers you an amazing opportunity but you are not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how to do it later!” – Richard Branson

8. Elon Musk – Founder of Tesla and Space X

“I could either watch it happen or be a part of it.” – Elon Musk


9. Walt Disney – Founder of Disney

“Worry is a waste of imagination.” – Walt Disney


10. Steve Jobs – Founder of Apple

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’ life.” – Steve Jobs


Elena Patestas is a journalist and writer for Valuetainment media. She attended Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, and Adelphi University on Long Island, New York. She was born and raised in Roslyn, New York, and currently lives in Miami, Florida.

Elena is passionate about bringing positive change to our world and believes education is the root to solving many societal problems. After overcoming a chronic health condition, Elena became passionate about health and believes food is the key to preventing dis-ease and achieving optimum health.

Amongst her many goals, she hopes to bring positive, impactful change to our world to create a healthy, financially sound, and unified society.

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