Sara Blakely Quotes For Entrepreneurial Inspiration


Sara Blakely is the billionaire businesswoman and founder of the innovative women's wear product Spanx. She is one of the most successful female entrepreneurs and she's still in her 40's! Blakely is an inspiration to female and male entrepreneurs around the world. Enjoy my favorite motivational business quotes from Spanx founder Sara Blakely

1)  "Don't be intimidated by what you don't know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else."

2)  “You’ve got to visualize where you’re headed and be very clear about it."

3)  “Instead of failure being the outcome, failure became not trying. And it forced me at a young age to want to push myself so much further out of my comfort zone.”

4)  “I think failure is nothing more than life’s way of nudging you that you are off course.”

5)  “My advice for an entrepreneur just starting out is to differentiate yourself. Why are you different? What’s important about you? Why does the customer need you?”

6)  "We don't have the luxury of time. We spend more because of how we live, but it's important to be with our family and friends."

7)  “Don’t let what you don’t know scare you, because it can become your greatest asset. And if you do things without knowing how they have always been done, you’re guaranteed to do them differently.”

8)  “Failure is not attached to outcome, but in not trying. This way, it is about answering to yourself.”

9)  “Failure is not the outcome – failure is not trying. Don’t be afraid to fail.”

10)  “When something I can’t control happens, I ask myself : where is the hidden gift, where is the positive in this?”

11)  “I think my story says that, when women are given the chance and the opportunity, that we can achieve a lot. We deliver.”


I hope you enjoyed this inspirational business quotes compilation from Spanx founder Sara Blakely.

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