Ever have one of those days where just turning on your computer seems like a lot? Especially after the Christmas holidays, the idea of returning to our work routine seems like a nightmare. No amount of coffee can make us feel energized. The good news is that the key to motivation and inspiration can come in the simplest way: with work from home quotes.
They may seem like motivation pills for those days when you need a word of encouragement to keep going. We have selected 111 work from home quotes organized by different categories to empower you!
- Quotes about working from home
- Inspirational quotes for working from home
- Motivational quotes for teams working from home
- Funny Quotes About Remote Work
- Self Empowerment Quotes for Remote Workers
Quotes about working from home
“People are more productive working from home than people expected. Some people thought it was going to fall apart and it didn't.” – Mark Zuckerberg
“Make sure you have a stress-free zone in your home office. Find a bathroom. There's no need for a fancy backdrop. All you need is a soft beam and something comfortable to sit on.” – Dr. Tasha Holland-Kornegay
“Remember to enjoy the freedom of being able to work from anywhere and the flexibility of making your work fit into your life and not the other way around” – Alex Muench
“Working from home is worth a hundred thousand dollars on its own because of the freedom and time savings.” –Erik Allebest
“Staying at home can be very lonely. … Try to stay calm. Listen to music, play a fun movie in the background - In the early years of launching my own training practice, past Mystery Science Theater 3000 episodes literally saved my life and allowed my business to thrive. But do whatever it takes to create a welcoming environment. –Charlotte Zimmermann
“Establish a pre-work routine and a post-work routine. Working in the same place where you wake up, eat and sleep can drive anyone crazy without the proper limits.” –Marissa Owens
"Think of it this way: If you can create a distraction-free three-hour chunk of work at home, you'll be more productive than the average office worker." –Sharon Koifman
"Focus on being productive instead of being busy." –Tim Ferris
“We are talking about your place of business. Your zone of control. Your signal to your supervisor and co-workers and to yourself about where you want to be. Understand this: your home office is a signal to yourself." – Karen Mangia
“I've found that sticking to a routine helps, but it's also great that the routine can be flexible. The trick is to find that balance, maintaining a stable routine every day, with greater flexibility to deal with the unexpected turns that life throws at us.” –Michael Erasmus
“If we could be somewhere, experience the world in a beautiful setting while working, challenge ourselves, grow professionally, enjoy a community of like-minded people and connect locally, what would stop us?” -Michael Youngblood
“Part of the beauty of remote work is being able to work a schedule that works best for you, but if you're online and working all the time, you start to burn out quickly. We need to create clear rules about how technology can be used to help us maintain those boundaries for work-life balance.” –Ryan Bonnici
"Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you should establish a life you don't have to run away from." – Seth Godin
“Even when working in an office, I often took work home with me. When I first started working remotely, it was just a recipe for disaster. Over time, I discovered two very important things. This is kind of cliché and everyone talks about it, but it's true: rest is very important. And free time is very important.” –Gonzalo Silva
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Inspirational quotes for working from home
“The bad news is that time flies. The good news is that you are the pilot.
“I want to be in the arena. I want to be brave with my life. And when we made the decision to grow up, we signed up to take a beating. We can choose courage or we can choose comfort, but we can't have both. Not at the same time."
— Brene Brown
“I missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I lost almost 300 games. 26 times I was trusted to make the winning shot and I missed. I've failed several times in my life and that's why I succeed." -Michael Jordan
“The same boiling water that softens the potato hardens the egg. It's what you're made of. Not the circumstances. - A stranger
“I've always done something I wasn't prepared for at all. I think that's how you grow up. When you get to that 'Wow, I'm not sure I can do this' moment, and you get through those moments, that's when you have a breakthrough." - Marissa Mayer
“Don't say you don't have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours a day as Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo Da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson and Albert Einstein.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr.
“Your work is going to fill a big part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you have not found it, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. -Steve Jobs
“Don't limit your challenges. Challenge your limits.” - A stranger
"Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will." –Suzy Kasem
"A walk to a nearby park can give you more energy and inspiration in life than spending two hours in front of a screen." –Tsang Lindsay
“Yesterday I was smart, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself." –Rumi
"I attribute my success to this: I never gave or accepted an excuse." - Nightingale of Florence
“Only when we take risks do our lives improve. The initial and most difficult risk we must take is to become honest. –Walter Anderson
"The key to success is to start before you're ready." – Maria Forleo
"Either you rule the day, or the day rules you." -Jim Rohn
"It's our attitude at the start of a difficult task that, more than anything else, will affect its success." –William James
Knowing is not enough; We must apply. Wishing is not enough; we must do." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"When we strive to be better than we are, everything around us becomes better too."
“Some of the best advice I ever received was from a horse master. He told me to go slow to go fast. I think this applies to everything in life. We live as if the day does not have enough hours, but if we do everything calmly and carefully, we will do it faster and with much less stress”.
"Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're right."
“Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.”
“Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is doing, not getting; in the attempt, not in the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching out to the highest in us, becoming all that we can be.
“Don't be afraid to do your best at what seem like small jobs. Each time you conquer one, it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.”
“This is the true secret of life: to be completely committed to what you are doing here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it's a game."
Alan Wilson Watts
"Nothing is less productive than making more efficient what shouldn't be done."
“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am the product of my decisions."
"Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on tomorrow's opportunities instead of yesterday's problems."
"One of the symptoms of an impending nervous breakdown is the belief that work is extremely important."
"I could see it happen or be a part of it." -Elon Musk
"To do or not to do. There's no trying here." – Yoda
"Your passion is waiting for your courage to reach for it." –Isabelle Lafleche
"Failure is a bruise, not a tattoo." —Jon Sinclair
Motivational quotes for teams working from home
“In teamwork, silence is not golden, it is deadly” – Mark Sanborn
“You can never communicate enough as a leader in a remote company, nothing could be truer. Because you don't see people in person, information doesn't spread the same way, so leaders have to do the heavy lifting to evangelize the message.” –Claire Lew
“It's a misconception that remote workers are lazy or not as productive or not doing as much. Trust is so important. If you are distrustful of relationships and require your team to be in front of you so you can look over their shoulders and look at their computer screens, they will not function with a level of trust either. In a remote environment, you have that trust and people generally work harder. They are more productive and can succeed.” —Greg Caplan
“Remote managers need to consider things like imposter syndrome, intentionally communicate with their remote teams, find ways to talk about productivity, and communicate in writing rather than face-to-face chats.” —Becca Van Nederynen
“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships” – Michael Jordan
“The good thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side” – Margaret Carty
“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” – Phil Jackson
“Confidence is knowing that when a team member pushes you it's because he cares about the team” – Patrick Lencioni
“None of us are as smart as all of us” – Ken Blanchard
“We rise up by lifting others up” – Robert Ingersoll
“If we all move forward together, success will take care of itself” – Henry Ford
“Teamwork is the secret that makes ordinary people achieve uncommon results” – Ifeanyu Enoch Onuohua
“Keep a team chat room open. There is nothing more important in a remote group project than informal communication. Not just official emails and job updates, but the ability to sit down and talk.” –David Rabin
“In terms of engaging and influencing your team, especially in a virtual environment, how you say something or the quality of your voice can sometimes be more important than what you say.” - Hassan Osman
“The battle between perception and reality will always be won by perception. If your team members don't see the actions that show you are thinking about them, that you want them to succeed, that you trust them and more, it really doesn't matter what you are thinking or what your intention is.” –Kevin Eikenberry
"It's literally true that you can succeed better and faster if you help others succeed."
– Napoleon's Hill
"If you want to get up, get someone else up." – Booker T.Washington
“How a team plays as a whole determines its success. You can have the best group of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club isn't worth a dime." -Babe Ruth
“Either you are supporting the vision or you are supporting the division.” – Saji Ijiyemi
"It's better to have a great team than a great team." – Simon Sinek
"To build a strong team, you must see someone else's strength as a complement to your weakness and not as a threat to your position or authority." –Christine Caine
"If I've seen any further, I've been carried on the shoulders of giants." -Isaac Newton
"A great leader takes people where they don't necessarily want to go, but where they should be." —Rosalynn Carter
“It's amazing what you can accomplish if you don't care who gets the credit.” —Harry S Truman
“It's not finance, it's not strategy. Not technology. It is teamwork that remains the greatest competitive advantage, both because it is so powerful and because it is rare.” – Patrick Lencioni
“Cooperation is the absolute conviction that no one can get there unless everyone gets there.” –Virginia Burden
"We may have come in different boats, but now we're in the same boat."
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"I have never scored a goal in my life without receiving a pass from someone else." –Abby Wambach
"The relationship between us and I is the best indicator of a team's development."
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"The secret is to join the problem, instead of the other." –Thomas Stalkamp
"What separates good players from a great player is that a great player is willing to give up his own personal achievement for the group's achievement." –Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." - African Proverb
Funny Quotes About Remote Work
“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito” – Dalai Lama
“Professionals who think they can work 9 hours a day non-stop end up watching Netflix and drinking a full bottle of Coke.” - A stranger
“I think we're about to find out which meetings might have been emails after all…” – Sara Wallace Goodman
“Pro tip for couples suddenly working from home together: Get an imaginary co-worker to blame. In our apartment, Cheryl keeps leaving her dirty water cups all over the place and we really don't know what to make of it” – Molly Tolsky
“Over time, I learned to maintain a balance between work and life, wear a blazer on top and pajamas on the bottom” – Unknown
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Self Empowerment Quotes for Remote Workers
"Remember that if you don't prioritize your life, someone else will." –Greg McKeown
"The man who moves a mountain begins by picking up small stones." – Confucius
"Success is not owned. It is rented, and the rent is paid every day. -JJ Watt
“Our destiny was not written for us, it was written for us” – Barack Obama
“The surest way to lose your self-esteem is to try to find it through the eyes of others” – Becca Lee
“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest achievement” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Grow with what you go through” – Unknown
“Courage is like a muscle. I know from my own life that the more I exercise it, the more natural it becomes to not let my fears control me” – Arianna Huffington
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent” – Eleanor Roosevelt
“Why should we care what others think of us, do we trust their opinions more than our own?” –Brigham Young
"Many people overestimate what they are not and underestimate what they are." –Malcolm S. Forbes
"To love who you are, you cannot hate the experiences that shaped you." –Andrea Dykstra
“Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy is precious. You can choose how to use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will accept and what you will not accept. –Anna Taylor
“You are the most influential person you will talk to all day” – Zig Ziglar
“We all make mistakes, struggle and even regret things from the past. But you are not your mistakes, you are not your struggles, and you are here NOW with the power to shape your day and your future." –Steve Maraboli
"Get busy living or get busy dying." -Stephen King
"Many of life's failures are people who didn't realize how close they were to success when they gave up." –Thomas A. Edison
"Not how long, but how well you lived is the main thing." — Seneca
"Many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears." –Les Brown
"It's our choices that show who we really are, much more than our abilities." - J.K. Rowling
“The way to get started is to stop talking and start doing” – Walt Disney
"The greatest glory in life is not in never falling, but in getting up whenever we fall." -Nelson Mandela
“I find that the harder I work, the luckier I seem to be” – Thomas Jefferson
"Luck favors the bold." – Virgil
"Instead of worrying about what you can't control, shift your energy to what you can create." –Roy T. Bennett
"Don't let yesterday take too much of today." — Will Rogers
“Tough times don't last. Tough people do that.” – Robert Schuller
“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to achieve it. Time will pass anyway.” – Earl Nightingale
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working remotelyIt is one of life's greatest pleasures. However, despite all its benefits, it always comes with pitfalls. Whether you're having a hard time getting over the post-holiday blues or feeling like you need some extra motivation to keep going, these work from home quotes can change your mood in a matter of seconds.