53 Simon Sinek Quotes That Will Inspire You

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Simon Oliver Sinek is an American author and motivational speaker. He is the author of five books, including ‘Start with Why’ (2009) and ‘The Infinite Game’ (2019). He began his career at the New York ad agencies Euro RSCG and Ogilvy & Mather. He later launched his own business, Sinek Partners. As a motivational speaker, he has given talks at The UN Global Compact Leaders Summit and at the TEDx conference. Simon Sinek quotes will help in going after the life you desire and EliteColumn presents a list of most inspirational Simon Sinek quotes.

53 Inspirational Simon Sinek Quotes

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  1. “People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it. And what you do simply proves what you believe.” – Simon Sinek

2. “It is better to disappoint people with the truth than to appease them with a lie.”- Simon Sinek

3. “Bad leaders believe that they have to project control at all times.”- Simon Sinek

4. “Leadership is a way of thinking, a way of acting and, most importantly, a way of communicating.” – Simon Sinek

5. “No matter when or where, always bring your ‘A’ game, because you never know when it will open doors for you.” – Simon Sinek

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6. “Leadership requires two things: a vision of the world that does not yet exist and the ability to communicate it.” – Simon Sinek

7. “The cost of leadership is self-interest.” – Simon Sinek

8. “If no one ever broke the rules, then we’d never advance.” – Simon Sinek

9. “Leadership requires two things: a vision of the world that doesn’t yet exist and the ability to communicate it.” – Simon Sinek

10. “Dream big. Start small. But most of all, start.” – Simon Sinek

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11. “The role of a leader is not to come up with all the great ideas. The role of a leader is to create an environment in which great ideas can happen.” – Simon Sinek

12. “There is a difference between giving directions and giving direction.” – Simon Sinek

13. “The goal is not to do business with everybody who needs what you have. The goal is to do business with people who believe what you believe.” – Simon Sinek

14. “The only way to ‘find out if it will work out’ is to do it.” – Simon Sinek

15. “If you want to feel happy, do something for yourself. If you want to feel fulfilled, do something for someone else.” – Simon Sinek

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16. “Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress: Working hard for something we love is called passion.” – Simon Sinek

17. “The goal is not to be perfect by the end, the goal is to be better today.” – Simon Sinek

18. “If you have the opportunity to do amazing things in your life, I strongly encourage you to invite someone to join you.” – Simon Sinek

19. “A boss has the title. A leader has the people.” – Simon Sinek

20. “We are not victims of our situation. We are the architects of it.” – Simon Sinek

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21. “You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.” – Simon Sinek

22. “Innovators are the ones whose dreams are clearer than the reality that tells them they’re crazy.” – Simon Sinek

23. “If you want to achieve anything in this world, you have to get used to the idea that not everyone will like you.” – Simon Sinek

24. “Safe is good for sidewalks and swimming pools, but life requires risk if we are to get anywhere.” – Simon Sinek

25. “To succeed takes more than the desire to win. It also takes the acceptance that we could fail.” – Simon Sinek

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26. “Great companies don’t hire skilled people and motivate them; they hire already motivated people and inspire them.” – Simon Sinek 

27. “Value is not determined by those who set the price. Value is determined by those who choose to pay it.” – Simon Sinek

28. “Don’t give to get. Give to inspire others to give.” – Simon Sinek

29. “Leadership is not a license to do less; it is a responsibility to do more.” – Simon Sinek

30. “Let us all be the leaders we wish we had.” – Simon Sinek

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31. “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – Simon Sinek

32. “Leadership is always about people.” – Simon Sinek

33. “There are many ways to motivate people to do things, but loyalty comes from the ability to inspire people.” – Simon Sinek

34. “If you care, do something. If you don’t care, please stay out of the way of those who do.” – Simon Sinek

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35. “If companies do not actively work to keep clarity, discipline and consistency in balance, then trust starts to break down.” – Simon Sinek

36. “Nike doesn’t want to make products for everyone – they want to make products for champions.” – Simon Sinek

37. “Most of us live our lives by accident – we live as it happens. Fulfilment comes when we live our lives on purpose.” – Simon Sinek

38. “The greatest contribution of a leader is to make other leaders.” – Simon Sinek

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39. “Articulating our values as verbs gives us a clear idea – we have a clear idea of how to act in any situation.” – Simon Sinek

40. “It doesn’t matter when we start. It doesn’t matter where we start. All that matters is that we start.” – Simon Sinek

41. “When you are an optimist, life has a funny way of looking after you.” – Simon Sinek

42. “100% of customers are people. 100% of employees are people. If you don’t understand people you don’t understand business.” – Simon Sinek

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43. “Leading, however, means that others willingly follow you – not because they have to, not because they are paid to, but because they want to.” – Simon Sinek

44. “If you have a gift, it is called a gift for a reason: you have to give it away.” – Simon Sinek

45. “You don’t hire for skills, you hire for attitude. You can always teach skills.” – Simon Sinek

46. “Life is beautiful not because of the things we see or do. Life is beautiful because of the people we meet.” – Simon Sinek

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47. “We are drawn to leaders and organizations that are good at communicating what they believe.” – Simon Sinek

48. “If you can clearly articulate the dream or the goal, start.” – Simon Sinek

49. “The quality of a leader cannot be judged by the answers he gives, but by the questions he asks.” – Simon Sinek

50. “When we try to please everyone, we end up pleasing no one… least of all ourselves.” – Simon Sinek

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51. “There are only two ways to influence human behavior: you can manipulate it or you can inspire it.” – Simon Sinek 

52. “Don’t quit. Never give up trying to build the world you can see, even if others can’t see it.” – Simon Sinek

53. “A team is not a group of people who work together. A team is a group of people who trust each other.” – Simon Sinek

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Reeti Banerjee is a content writer/editor working closely with a prominent digital marketing firm. A writer by day & an avid reader by night, she is loathe to discuss herself in the third person. But, she can be persuaded to do so from time to time.