There is nothing worse than an office with blank, sterile white walls. One of the best ways to give the office a little more life is to hang up inspirational quotes. Below are eight examples of popular quotes that can inspire your office. We’ve even made some of the quotes into some beautiful print-worthy images for you.
- “Be better than you were yesterday”
Everyone could use this inspiration reminder. Instead of focusing on what wasn’t done yesterday and dwelling on it, it is much more productive and beneficial to focus on how to make it better today.
- “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often” – Winston Churchill
Innovation is the key to progress and success in any field. It’s a good message in an office to continue to think outside of the box and not just stick with what always works.
- “Think Big”
This one is short and sweet, but it is an important reminder to not get comfortable with your way of thinking. There are always better ways to get things done.
- “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, you’re right”
This quote is an important reminder that your beliefs can really affect your actions. If you believe you can do something and tell yourself that, you can truly succeed.
- “TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More”
An office is only as productive as it is collaborative. Emphasizing teamwork is essential.
- “Before you talk, listen. Before you react, think. Before you criticize, wait. Before you quit, try.”
It can be so easy to react without thinking, get defensive when your views are challenged, or just want to stop when frustration happens. But this quote inspires you to take that moment to actually consider what you are going to say or do first. This moment can totally change your action, and will make for much healthier discussion and more a more productive environment.
- “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary”
A clever, simple quote again emphasizing how success is possible, but it always takes work first.
- “Yes, you can”
Another short, simple quote that says so much. Belief in yourself and your coworkers is what makes an office successful.