30 Inspirational Jim Rohn Quotes – Week-long Motivation Series Part 4


This is part 4 of a week-long motivation series and it would not be complete without dedicating one of my posts to Jim Rohn.  These inspirational Jim Rohn Quotes have been cited by many successful Entrepreneurs, Leaders and Business people.


If you missed my other posts in this series, you can catch up below:

8 Motivational Speeches from Movies that Teach an Important Message – Week-long motivation series part 1

Motivational Picture Quotes – Week-long Motivation series part 2

Les Brown’s 11 Keys to Motivation – Week-long motivation series Part 3


Jim Rohn was truly a master of personal development.  I read his books, listened to several of his seminars and have purchased from Jim Rohn’s website several times.  His seminars were not only inspiring but life-changing and they have made me a better person.  My only regret is not having seen him in person.


Here are 30 inspirational Jim Rohn Quotes that are sure to motivate or get you to think.

Enjoy and share.


“If you want to be a leader who attracts quality people, the key is to become a person of quality yourself.” – Jim Rohn


“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn


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“Don’t join an easy crowd; you won’t grow. Go where the expectations and the demands to perform are high.” – Jim Rohn


“Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.” – Jim Rohn


“Profits are better than wages. Wages make you a living; profits make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn


“Motivation alone is not enough. If you have an idiot and you motivate him, now you have a motivated idiot.” – Jim Rohn


“If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.” – Jim Rohn


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“We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret.” – Jim Rohn


“If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.” – Jim Rohn


“You cannot make progress without making decisions.” – Jim Rohn


“The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized – never knowing.” – Jim Rohn


“Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.” – Jim Rohn


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“Days are expensive. When you spend a day you have one less day to spend. So make sure you spend each one wisely.” – Jim Rohn


“No one else “makes us angry.” We make ourselves angry when we surrender control of our attitude.” – Jim Rohn


“The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.” – Jim Rohn


“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” – Jim Rohn


“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” – Jim Rohn


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“The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized – never knowing.” – Jim Rohn


“Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment” – Jim Rohn


“Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.” – Jim Rohn


“Unless you change how you are, you will always have what you’ve got.” – Jim Rohn


“The most important question to ask on the job is not “What am I getting?”  The most important question to ask is “What am I becoming?” – Jim Rohn


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“Time is more valuable than money.  You can get more money, but you can’t get more time.” – Jim Rohn


“Never begin the day until it is finished on paper.” – Jim Rohn


If you are unfamiliar to Jim Rohn, I highly recommend researching his books or seminars.  He truly is a master in personal leadership.


Here are a few books I recommend that you can start with:


My Philosophy For Successful Living by Jim Rohn

This is Jim Rohn at his best.  In this book Jim teaches:

* The American Economic Ladder and Girl Scout Cookies
* The Philosophy of Performance and Productivity
* Measuring Success in Your Financial House
* Six Steps for Leading an Extraordinary Life
* And lots more!


7 Strategies for Wealth & Happiness by Jim Rohn

With this book, you’ll discover the seven essential strategies you need for success:
·Unleash the Power of Goals
·Seek Knowledge
·Learn the Miracle of Personal Development
·Control Your Finances
·Master Time
·Surround Yourself with Winners
·Learn the Art of Living Well


The Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle by Jim Rohn

Jim takes an in-depth look into the reasons certain people succeed and others don’t. He covers the key components to success – philosophy, attitude, activity, results and lifestyle.


Let me know which quote is your favorite in the comments below.


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