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Fridays are the perfect time to reflect on the week that has passed and set the tone for the weekend ahead. It's an opportunity to celebrate accomplishments, learn from mistakes, and recharge your batteries for the coming week. In this blog, we've compiled a list of Friday motivational quotes to help you end the week on a positive note and start the weekend with a burst of inspiration.

These quotes offer insights into what it takes to stay motivated, push through obstacles, and achieve success. Whether you're looking for words of encouragement to finish the work week strong or inspiration to tackle personal goals over the weekend, these quotes are sure to give you the boost you need.

So, let's dive in and get motivated for the weekend ahead!

70+ Friday Motivational Quotes for Work to be Positive

  1. “Eighty percent of success is showing up.” – Woody Allen, American film director
  2. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act. But a habit.”– Aristotle, Greek philosopher
  3. “If you are not where you want to be, do not quit, Instead reinvent yourself and change your habits.” – Eric Thomas, American motivational speaker
  4. “Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.”– Henry Ford, American industrialist
  5. “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right.” – Henry Ford, American industrialist
  6. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu, ancient Chinese philosopher
  7. “Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.”– Meister Eckhart, German theologian
  8. “Abandon anything about your life and habits that might be holding you back. Learn to create your own opportunities.” – Sophia Amoruso, American businesswoman
  9. “Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken..”– Warren Buffett, American business magnate
  10. “You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.” – John C. Maxwell, American author
  11. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”– Arthur Ashe, American tennis player
  12. “Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection.”– Mark Twain, American author
  13. “You can have results or excuses. Not both.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austrian-American actor
  14. “There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.”– Alan Cohen, author
  15. “Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.”– Maya Angelou, American poet
  16. “Simplicity boils down to two steps: Identify the essential. Eliminate the rest.”– Leo Babauta, author
  17. “What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do. – Tim Ferriss, American entrepreneur
  18. “You have the power on your mind, not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. – Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperor
  19. “Work harder on you than everyone else and you will become unusually successful.” – Dani Johnson, Businesswomen
  20. “Self-esteem comes from achieving something important when it’s hard to do.”– Clayton M. Christensen, American business consultant
  21. “Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe, American author
  22. “Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible.”– Miguel De Unamuno, Spanish essayist
  23. “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend first four sharpening the axe. “– Abraham Lincoln,
  24. 16th president “What better place than here, what better time than now.”– Tony Robbins, American author
  25. “Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without”– Confucius, Chinese philosopher
  26. “Either you run the day or the day runs you.”– Jim Rohn, American entrepreneur
  27. “Don’t wish it were easier. Wish you were better.”– Jim Rohn, American entrepreneur
  28. “I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” – Thomas Jefferson, 3rd president
  29. “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.”– Thomas Edison, American inventor
  30. “You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction.” – George Lorimer, American journalist
  31. “Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd president
  32. “The future depends on what you do today.”– Mahatma Gandhi, Indian activist
  33. “If we have the attitude that it’s going to be a great day it usually is.”– Catherine Pulsifier, Author
  34. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.”– John D. Rockefeller, American business magnate
  35. “If something is important enough, even if the odds are stacked against you, you should still do it.”– Elon Musk, business magnate
  36. “If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.” – Sheryl Sandberg, American business executive
  37. “Leaders can let you fail and yet not let you be a failure.”– Stanley McChrystal, retired United States Army general
  38. “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together”– Vincent Van Gogh, Dutch post-impressionist painter
  39. “Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.”– Michael Jordan, American basketball player
  40. “It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it.”– Lou Holtz, former American football player
  41. "Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change." – Stephen Hawking, English theoretical physicist
  42. "If something is wrong, fix it now. But train yourself not to worry, worry fixes nothing. "– Ernest Hemingway, American novelist
  43. "Everything should be made as simple as possible but not simpler."– Albert Einstein, Theoretical physicist
  44. "Innovation distinguishes from a leader and a follower."– Steve Jobs, American business magnate
  45. “Tough times never last, but tough people do.“– Robert Schuller, motivational speaker
  46. “Friday is a day to finish your goals for the week. It is a day to celebrate that which you set out to accomplish at the beginning of the week. Well done.” — Byron Pulsifer
  47. “Music always sounds better on Friday.” — Lou Brutus
  48. . “I don’t care if Monday’s blue, Tuesday's gray and Wednesday too. Thursday I don’t care about you, it’s Friday I’m in love.” — The Cure,
  49. "Friday I'm In Love. "Oh! It’s Friday again. Share the love that was missing during the week. In a worthy moment of peace and bliss." — S. O’Sade
  50. “It’s Friday morning mankind! Good vibe, don’t frown and let the monster see you smile!” — Napz Cherub Pellazo
  51. “It’s always difficult to keep Fridays confined within themselves… they tend to spill over…” — Parag Tipnis
  52. “Friday afternoon feels like Heaven.” — El Fuego “Happy Friday you beautiful human.” — J. York
  53. "Life begins on Friday night." “Make each day of the week like Friday and your life will take on new enthusiasm.” — Byron Pulsifer
  54. "The best career choice is can make is one in which you hate to see Friday come because you love your work." — Catherine Pulsifer
  55. "I never have written every day. When I'm writing a book, I write Monday through Friday. I always try to take Saturday and pretend to have some sanity." — Maya Angelou
  56. "If you must have the motivation, think of your paycheck on Friday." — Noel Coward“
  57. Friday sees more smiles than any other day of the workweek!”— Kate Summers
  58. “I’ve taught fifth-year Christmas leavers last thing on a Friday afternoon. Basically, if you can face that you can face anything.” — Johann Lamont.
  59. “I challenge you to let every day be a Friday. Give yourself permission to be happy every day.” — Joel Osteen.
  60. “Employers are at their happiest on Mondays. Employees are at their happiest on Fridays.” — Mokokoma Mokhonoana.
  61. "When you start to do the things that you truly love, it wouldn’t matter whether it is Monday or Friday; you would be so excited to wake up each morning to work on your passions." — Edmond Mbiakading
  62. “The famous F word we thank God for every week, Friday!” — Unknown.
  63. "On Friday, I like to high five myself for getting through another week on little more than caffeine, will power, and inappropriate humor." — Nanea Hoffman
  64. "Hands up if you're ready to do something you'll regret this weekend. Go forth! You have my blessing." — Florence Welch.
  65. "If you've got some news that you don't want to get noticed, put it out Friday afternoon." — David Gergen
  66. "I believe that it is a mandatory Law of the Universe that on Fridays, you have to do something a little fun." — Hanna Rhoades.
  67. “Friday is like a superhero that always arrives just in time to stop me from savagely beating one of my coworkers with a keyboard.” — Unknown.
  68. "Although I understand that all days are equal with 24 hours each, most of us agree that Friday is the longest day of the week and Sunday the shortest." — D.S. Mixell.
  69. “Friday the 13th is still better than Monday the whatever.” — Unknown.
  70. "If my boss knew how unproductive I am on Fridays, he wouldn't want me here either." — James Johnson
  71. "It's 4:58 on Friday afternoon. Do you know where your margarita is?" — Amy Neftzger
  72. "Man was made at the end of the week's work when God was tired." — Mark Twain. "Youth is like a long weekend on Friday night. Middle age is like a long weekend on Monday afternoon." — Richard Nelson Bolles.
  73. "Life must be terrible for working people, considering they spend every Friday night celebrating a two-day break from it." — Robert Black

Key takeaways

Fridays are an excellent time to reflect on the week that has passed and set the tone for the weekend ahead. It's essential to celebrate accomplishments, learn from mistakes, and recharge your batteries for the week to come. In this blog, we've shared a collection of Friday motivational quotes to help you end the week on a positive note and start the weekend with a burst of inspiration.

These quotes offer valuable insights into what it takes to stay motivated, push through obstacles, and achieve success, providing the encouragement you need to tackle any challenges you may face. So, take these words of wisdom to heart and let them inspire you to be the best version of yourself. Remember, every Friday is a new opportunity to reflect, learn, and grow, so make the most of it and have a great weekend!

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