Les Brown is one of my favorite secular motivational speakers. There is just something about the way he speaks and what he actually says that invite me to examine myself.
There are a couple of things I’ve adopted from his style of delivery and incorporated into my live presentations. These serve to break the ice and change the dynamics in the room at the beginning of a presentation. They work for Les and they’ve worked for me.
Quotes that Motivate
Following are some quotes from Les Brown that motivate me and that I’ve applied to my business –
In the past when I allowed perfectionism to get the better of me, this quote reminded me about trying to get everything perfect.
“Perfection does not exist — you can always do better and you can always grow.”
When I was reluctant to raise my coaching rates, this quote was a reminder about setting self-limitations.
“Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.”
The type of people to be connected with, not for any gain, but because they help to create bigger thinking as I support others to think bigger.
“Align yourself with people that you can learn from, people who want more out of life, people who are stretching and searching and seeking some higher ground in life.”
The website Addicted to Success lists a total of 40 quotes from Les Brown designed to intensify your motivation. Why not check them out?
Are you a Les Brown fan? Which of these Les Brown quotations motivate you or resonate with you the most?