My top 10 quotes on making it happen

The odds have often been stacked against us during my career, but never one to follow the rules or listen to naysayers; I’ve set out each and every day to turn our dreams into reality.  

If I could give entrepreneurs one piece of advice it would be: make it happen. The ability to get on and do it is what sets change-makers apart from dreamers.

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 But don’t just take my word for it, here are 10 great quotes on making it happen:

10. “Infuse your life with action. Don't wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope.”  – Bradley Whitford
9. “Immerse yourself in the energy of what you desire.” – Hiro Boga


8. "Three components make an entrepreneur: the person, the idea and the resources to make it happen." – Anita Roddick
7. “Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen.” – Wayne Huizenga
6. “Good things come to those who initiate.” – Susan RoAne

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5. “You can't just sit there and wait for people to give you that golden dream. You've got to get out there and make it happen for yourself.” – Diana Ross
4. “In a start-up, absolutely nothing happens unless you make it happen.” – Marc Andreessen
3. “I follow my own head. And if I'm determined to do something, then I'll make sure that I make it happen.” – Laura Dekker

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2 . “Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now." – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
1. "Everything you want is on the other side of fear." – Jack Canfield

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