33 Words of Wisdom Quotes From Chris Guillebeau #5MinMotivation

Chris Guillebeau is an American nonfiction author, blogger and speaker.   His blog is a home for unconventional people doing remarkable things.   Chris, is one of those people.  He has authored books such as “Born for This” and “The $100 Startup”, and hosts a daily podcast called, “Side Hustle School”.  He uses his blog to tell a variety of stories including, how he has visited every country in the world and that is just the start.   So what can we learn from Chris Guillebeau and his Words of Wisdom Quotes?

 

You will find important messages and stories of how to change the world by achieving personal goals while helping others at the same time.

 

Get inspired by his many messages and hopefully you will find one that ignites a spark.

 

Here are Words of Wisdom Quotes from Chris Guillebeau

 

“You don’t have to live your life the way other people expect you to.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

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“Always revisit your decisions in the light of new knowledge and information. Don’t be afraid to change.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“We often feel paralyzed by choice and make no choice. But the thing is, no choice is a choice. If you’re not doing something about it, you’re doing something about it.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“The best time to start was last year. Failing that, today will do.”

– Chris Guillebeau

 

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“If consensus is overrated, I think balance is, too. I have no interest in living a balanced life. I want a life of adventure.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Pursue meaningful adventures.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Don’t try to be fearless or pretend you aren’t impacted by fear. Just try to prevent fear from making your decisions for you.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Embracing new things often requires us to embrace our fears, however trivial they may seem. You deal with fear not by pretending it doesn’t exist, but by refusing to give it decision-making authority.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“If plan A fails, remember there are 25 more letters.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

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“To truly live without regrets, pay attention. Ask yourself hard questions and see where they lead. Do I really want this job? Is this relationship right for me? If I could do anything, would it be what I’m doing today … or something different?”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Your possibilities are unlimited, but it all begins with the deliberate choice to think differently.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Say yes to everything you’re excited about or afraid of.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“We must purposefully create a life of gratitude if we want to be fully alive.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

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“It’s a lonely road for those of us who choose to be remarkable, and the path of convention can sometimes be appealing. That path is paved with safe lives, middle of the road monotony, and little chance of failure. But where’s the fun in being like everyone else out there?”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Don’t think innovation, think usefulness.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“In the battle between planning and action, action wins.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

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“I know if I missed a day and nothing happened, then it would be much easier to miss another day. Pretty soon I wouldn’t have much of a schedule, and then I’d have less motivation. It’s a downward spiral that I want to avoid, so I keep the schedule sacred.”

– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Never despise small beginnings, and don’t belittle your own accomplishments. Remember them and use them as inspiration as you go on to the next thing. When you venture outside your comfort zone, wherever the starting point may be, it’s kind of a big deal.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Why travel – because the world was meant to be experienced, not imagined.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“The choices we make now affect the opportunities available in the future”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

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“In the long-term, security comes from an asset you create or acquire, not a position in someone else’s asset.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“If you’re worried about life-work balance, something is probably wrong with your life or your work. Instead of agonizing over balance, get excited and create change.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Let’s embrace more of life, not less. Balanced people don’t change the world, and I’d rather spend my time feeling worn out from meaningful activities and projects.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Instead of reflecting on the past, predict the future.”
— Chris Guillebeau

 

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“Wherever you are in life, however old you are, begin thinking about every day as the first day of your life.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“If you make your business about helping others, you’ll always have plenty of work.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“What do you really want to get out of life?” 2. “What can you offer the world that no one else can?”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Unreasonable,” “unrealistic,” and “impractical” are all words used to marginalize a person or idea that fails to conform with conventionally expected standards.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Regret is what you should fear the most. If something is going to keep you awake at night, let it be the fear of not following your dream.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Courage comes through achievement, but also through the attempt.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“If you want to achieve the unimaginable, you start by imagining it.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Without the edge, [life’s] boring…If you’re doing something that’s definitely achievable with 100% odds of success, where’s the draw in that?”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

“Give yourself permission to do what you’ve always wanted.”
– Chris Guillebeau

 

 

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Elita Torres

I have over 20 years experience as a leader, first as a General Manager for several Big Box retailers with over 100 employees, then as a district manager overseeing an average of 23 stores. Currently, I am a Sales Director overseeing 4 Districts. My passion for leadership and personal development has led me to share my journey in a Blog. Find out more on http://www.leadgrowdevelop.com/about/