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Top 10 Quotes of Successful Australian Entrepreneurs

I picked out my Top 10 Quotes of Successful Australian Entrepreneurs and I know that you're going to love them. The quote from Melanie Perkins must be one of the most inspiring quotes due to its simplicity and the way it resonates with me and other small business owners. We sometimes worry to much about the things we can't change and being able to adapt is key when operating and growing a business.

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  1. "The harder you work for something, the greater the satisfaction when you achieve it." — Janine Allis, founder of Boost Juice.

  2. "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts." — Naomi Simson, founder of RedBalloon.

  3. "The best way to predict the future is to create it." — Mike Cannon-Brookes, co-founder of Atlassian.

  4. "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." — Daniel Flynn, co-founder of Thankyou.

  5. "Success is not about the destination, it's about the journey and the lessons learned along the way." — Sarah-Jane Clarke, co-founder of Sass & Bide.

  6. ‘I spend my time improving the things I can change, not worrying about the things I can’t.’ — Melanie Perkins

  7. ‘The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.’ — Rupert Murdoch

  8. ‘I always wake up thinking ‘What’s next?’’ — Katie Page

  9. ‘Who you think you are now has no bearing on who you could be.’ — Ronni Kahn

  10. ‘When you do something you love, it’s not really work.’ — John Ilhan

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