It’s that time of the year. You’re all pumped up to follow the new year resolutions you’ve made. You’re ready to say ‘new year, new me’ and take the world by storm!
And you do this every year, but something or the other comes in the way and you eventually give up.
No matter what you have your heart set on, you just need a slight push to conquer them all and make 2021 a better year for yourself.
So whether it’s taking on a new hobby to get your mind off of work, or learning a new skill that gets you more work and money, the hardest part about new year’s resolutions is actually following through with them!
We’re always here to support you, so here are some of the most inspiring quotes to help you finally pick the thing you’ve been wanting to learn and just DO IT!
Quotes for the ones with a thirst for knowledge
“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”― Dr. Seuss, American Author
“Life is an open book test. Learning how to learn is your most valuable skill in the online world.”— Marc Cuban, American Entrepreneur
“The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you.”― B.B. King, American singer, songwriter
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”
“Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.”— Brian Tracy, American-Canadian Motivational Speaker
“Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.”— Chinese proverb
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Quotes for the ones who are putting off learning new skills because of self doubt
“For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.”― Aristotle, Greek Philosopher
“Nothing will work unless you do.”— Maya Angelou, American Poet
“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.”— Earl Nightingale, American Author
“Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.”— Confucius, Chinese Philosopher
“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.”— Henry Ford, American Industrialist
“The first half of my life I went to school, the second half of my life I got an education.”— Mark Twain, American Writer
Quotes for the ones determined to make a better future for themselves by learning new skills
“If you don’t change what you do then despite changing your identity, still nothing will actually change in terms of your results, what you achieve and have. To act effectively we often need to build up our capabilities: to increase our knowledge and to gain skills. If our goal is clear and worthwhile, this will be part of the fun.”— Peter Shepherd, Author
“The only skill that will be important in the 21st century is the skill of learning new skills. Everything else will become obsolete over time.”— Peter Drucker, American Austrian Consultant
“The more you learn, the more you earn.”— Warren Buffett, American Investor and Business Tycoon
And one quote to give us courage to learn new skills in the current times
“Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.”— Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Essayist