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26 #MondayMotivation Quotes To Get You Through Working Remotely

The work from home struggle is REAL. Finding the motivation while you’re alone and just mere feet away from your bed or your couch can be tough. It’s such a temptation!

If you feel like that….you are not really alone. Well, you may be alone in your home or apartment, but you are not alone figuratively. Most of us are still working remotely, and most of us need that extra motivation while being remote…especially on a Monday (even though, we know, it’s hard to continue to keep track of the days so far.)

One thing that can help us get motivated, pumped up, and ready to attack a new work week and any challenges that may arise? These quotes and pieces of inspiration. Write them down, print them out, and put them next to your screen as a reminder that no matter how frustrating it may be to be working remotely, you’ve got this.

Or, take that selfie of you in your new home office (which, if you are like me, is your living room) and use one of these great quote as your #MondayMotivation hashtag on social media. 

#MondayMotivation Quotes To Get You Through Working Remotely

  • “It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.” – Henry Ford

  • “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” -Charles Darwin

  • “Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier

  • “Workaholics aren’t heroes. They don’t save the day, they just use it up. The real hero is home because she figured out a faster way.” – Jason Fried

  • “You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.” – George Lorimer

  • “Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • “Opportunity is missed by people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas Edison

  • “Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you’re willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.” – Lou Holtz

  • “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank

  • “Someday is not a day of the week.” – Janet Dailey

  • “It’s not what you say out of your mouth that determines your life, it’s what you whisper to yourself that has the most power.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

  • “Success isn’t owned. It’s leased, and rent is due every day.” – J.J. Watt

  • “Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal. Nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong attitude.” – Thomas Jefferson

  • “Discipline is choosing between what you want now and what you want most.” – Augusta F. Kantra

  • “I don’t focus on what I’m up against. I focus on my goals and I try to ignore the rest.” – Venus Williams

  • “When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.” – Helen Keller

  • “If everything seems under control, you’re not going fast enough.” – Mario Andretti

  • “You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.” – Charles Buxton

  • “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell

  • “Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent’s pressure, and the temporary failures.” – Vince Lombardi

  • “No one ever drowned in sweat.” – Ann Landers

  • “Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.” – Lyndon Johnson

  • Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live.” – Anne Sweeney

  • “You get to decide where your time goes. You can either spend it moving forward, or you can spend it putting out fires. You decide. And if you don’t decide, others will decide for you.” – Tony Morgan

  • “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” – C.S. Lewis

  • “Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.” – Henry Ford

Which of these will you be posting are you #MondayMotivation? Be sure to tag us on Instagram @GenTwenty in any of your posts! Is there another quote you love and want to share with us? Share in the comments below or tweet them at us!

About the Author

Michelle Ioannou

Michelle graduated from Fordham University with a Bachelors of Arts '13 and a Master of Arts '14. She's currently working in corporate America with a side of freelance writing. She wants you to learn from her experiences and mistakes so your 20s can be your best decade. When she's not working, she's likely planning her escape to a tropical island.