The sports and business world have a great deal in common. There is a tremendous amount of rivalry, passion, and work being put in each day. Each and every day a battlefield, you chose how you can make the best of what’s to come. “Entrepreneurial minded individuals run just like sports. You want to be the best and win. Not only do you strive to make yourself stronger and but your team as well. So that in the end, everyone succeeds as a group” says Mitchell Hughes, Managing Director of Forward Continuance. Just as sports athletes can find drive through some of the world’s most accomplished business leaders, business leaders can be inspired by exceptional and talented athletes also. Forward Continuance representatives have gathered top 5 quotes from sports professionals. “Hopefully this inspiration and motivation from some of the best athletes motivate each and every one of us to be better than we were yesterday” mentions Mitchell Hughes of Forward Continuance.
“I am not a perfectionist, but I like to feel that things are done well. More important than that, I feel an endless need to learn, to improve, to evolve, not only to please the coach and the fans, but also to feel satisfied with myself. It is my conviction that there are no limits to learning, and that it can never stop, no matter what our age.” – Christiano Ronaldo
“Each training session I’m getting better and better. I have no other duties now, no worries, it’s all about training, eating and sleeping. I have a lot more time and can put a lot more effort into training. I’m feeling better every day. As long as I’m feeling myself I’m definitely in no doubt I can go to the Olympics and win.” – Usain Bolt
Every year I try to grow as a player and not get stuck in a rut. I try to improve my game in every way possible. But that trait is not something I’ve worked on, it’s part of me.” – Lionel Messi
Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. – Michael Jordan
As a footballer you always want to test yourself against the best. – David Beckham