30 Quotes To Kick Away Monday Blues

Mondays have a way of being somewhat painful at times. It doesn’t matter how much you love your job, you are bound to experience some sort of challenge transitioning from the weekend mode into the work mode.

Need motivation to get you started this Monday? We at Ngcareers have taken time out to compile 30 of our favorite Motivation Monday quotes that will inspire you to start your week off right!

Be inspired!

1. This is the real secret of life – to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play. – Alan Wilson Watts

2. In doing something, do it with love or never do it at all. – Gandhi

3. If you work just for money, you’ll never make it, but if you love what you’re doing, success will be yours. – Ray Kroc

4. Love your work. If you can’t love it, then leave it. If you can’t leave it, then love it. – Unknown

5. If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work. – Kahlil Gibran


6. As long as you’ve got passion, faith and are willing to work hard, you can do anything and have anything you want in this world. – Unknown

7. You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you. – Maya Angelou

8. You do your best work if you do a job that makes you happy. – Bob Ross

8. If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to meet it! – Jonathan Winters

10. If you care about what you do and work hard at it, there isn’t anything you can’t do if you want to. – Jim Henson

if tou care

11. Everyone has a fair turn to be as great as he pleases. – Jeremy Collier

12. If we all did the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves. – Thomas Edison

13. Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly. – Proverb

14. When people go to work, they shouldn’t leave their hearts at home. – Betty Bender

15. Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it. – Henry David Thoreau

do not hire a man

16. Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. – Thoreau

17. Find a job you like and you will add five days to every week. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

18. Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally. – David Frost

19. What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail? – Unknown

20. You are unrepeatable. There is a magic about you that is all your own. – D.M. Dellinger

you are unrepeatable

21. It is never too late to be what you might have been. – George Eliot

22. Insist on yourself. Never imitate. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

23. The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. – Eleanor Roosevelt

24. I can’t imagine anything more worthwhile than doing what I most love. And they pay me for it. – Edgar Winter

25. To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth. – Pearl S. Buck

to find joy

26. The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work. – Richard Bach

27. Hide not your talents, they for use were made; what’s a sundial in the shade? – Benjamin Franklin

28. Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. – Les Brown

29. Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it – Siddhartha Gautama

30. Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. – Aristotle

pleasure in work

About Stellamaris Obomanu

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  1. Akano Tolulope says:

    Great stuff right there. Been seeking ways on how to tackle my Mondays but this will sure do.

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