Some days, you feel like you need a shot of adrenaline to get out of bed. Fortunately, other days all it takes is a few wise words to help you gain some perspective about your life and your work.
You might write down a positive or humorous saying on the notepad you keep in your pocket to stay motivated throughout the day. Or you could post an inspiring quote on the bulletin board in the lounge to cheer everyone up. Here are 20 quotes that might be just the thing to give you a little extra boost. For more great quotes, be sure to check out “Inspirational Quotes Every Nurse Should Read.”
Dealing with People and Problems at Work
“Do not forget small kindnesses and do not remember small faults.” —Chinese proverb
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” —Dalai Lama
“A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” —George Bernard Shaw
“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.” —Eleanor Roosevelt