Ten Motivating Quotes for Job Seekers

Here at On Track Recruitment Services, we understand that it can be very difficult to find your ideal job, and that consequently remaining motivated is not always an easy task.


We also know that a little inspiration can go a long way in combating job search frustration, and so our Farnham-based Recruitment team has put together a list of our ten favourite motivational quotes to inspire anyone looking for a job.

  1. “One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.” – Arthur Ashe
  2. “Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  3. “When you leave college, there are thousands of people out there with the same degree you have; when you get a job, there will be thousands of people doing what you want to do for a living. But you are the only person alive who has sole custody of your life.” – Anna Quindlen
  4. “Believe you can and you’re half way there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  5. “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.” – Dr. Seuss
  6. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle
  7. “It does not matter how slowly you go, as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius
  8. “You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” – Zig Ziglar
  9. “Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers
  10. “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”– Wayne Gretzky


From all of us at On Track, best of luck in your job search!


If you would like help finding your perfect work opportunity in the Hampshire or Surrey areas, do get in contact with us today, by phoning 01252 727887 or emailing us at info@ontrackrecruitment.co.uk. We are an established, passionate recruitment services company that has been operating in Farnham, Surrey for 20 years.