February 9, 2022

These 30 Motivational Quotes For The Week Will Keep Up Your Work Productivity!

Work getting you down? We’ve all been there, and it’s only human to be disheartened and demotivated with work-life every once in a while. While building a career is extremely important, so is prioritising mental health as it can directly influence how we analyse and perform

And nowadays, when our career is always at the top of our concerns, paying attention to our mental health is integral to keep up our productivity in the office. Furthermore, mental health plays a huge role in our ability to organise and pursue personal accomplishments through a stressful week of work.

Some Tips To Help You Remotivate Yourself During Stressful Times

If you’ve been feeling out of sync with your work lately, there’s nothing to feel ashamed about! Keeping up with everyday work (on top of personal obligations) can be stressful, and it's quite normal to be grumpy about it. As long as you’re able to get your groove back, a short period of work-life blues is normal. To help you with the process, here are some essential tips to help you motivate yourself to resume working. 

1) Create a routine for your day

Workloads can often be daunting, and without proper organisation, they can add to your plight. Proper management can help you free up time to commit to your work, and also accomplish your tasks with precision. To make your workload more manageable, you can start by creating a routine for your day that allows you to designate sufficient time required to get each task done, without compromising on taking some time to breathe.

2) Take a short break

You can squeeze in a short breather in between work to relieve some stress from grinding for long hours. Not only does it allow you a change of pace, but it also lends you a fresher perspective before resuming work. From getting a refreshing drink to having a quick chat with your colleagues, this short break can be utilised for indulging in anything but work! 

3) Break your task into smaller steps

Some tasks can be too overwhelming to start with. However, breaking your task into smaller steps can be helpful in maintaining stability, and getting your work done on time. This method also lets you approach the task through smaller, attainable goals which can be easily accomplished. Not only does this boost your confidence, but it also reduces the chances of making any critical error. Don’t forget to celebrate each time you complete a mini task! 

4) Take care of yourself

Stressful work-life can tire you out quickly. Therefore, to be able to work optimally, you must first take care of yourself. This includes good eating habits, proper hydration, and sufficient rest. When it comes to your eating habits, you must have a well-balanced diet consisting of adequate protein and green, leafy vegetables. It’s also beneficial to cut down on your intake of caffeine and complex sugars, such as those contained in soda and candies.

Like food, sufficient rest also plays an effective role in keeping your body and mind in sound condition. As an adult, an individual requires 7-9 hours of sleep to be able to function. Other than looking after your body, you should also pay attention to yourself by taking care of your mind, by listening to relaxing music or doing a quick meditation session. 

5) Review your progress

With a hectic schedule and everyday stress, it’s often easy to lose track of your accomplishments. To be able to remotivate yourself, it’s important to take into consideration your personal progress and see how far you’ve come. Being able to go through your accomplishments gives you a sense of relief and helps you come out of a slump. 

Motivational Quotes For Each Day Of The Week To Make Sure You’ve Got The Right Dose To Start Off Each Morning

Working through the week without taking care of yourself too, can often prove difficult and morose. As the days go by, keeping up your productivity can prove to be challenging. However, these motivational quotes might just be the thing you need to survive the blues of ticking off that to-do list.


After a short weekend, returning to work on a Monday can be pretty rough. But it’s also important to start off your week on a good, productive note. With these uplifting quotes from the best thinkers, here’s to wishing you a delightful day:

  1. “Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see further.” – Thomas Carlyle
  2. “I learned this, at least, by my experiment; that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavours to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau
  3. “Build your own dreams or someone else will hire you to build theirs.” – Farrah Gray
  4. “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
  5. “You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.” – George Lorimer

Moving on to Tuesday, it’s important to keep up the good work and the momentum going. Though it can be easier said than done, with these motivational quotes on hand, you can prepare for anything that comes your way:

  1. “Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” – Earl Nightingale
  2. “Don’t count the days, make the days count.” – Muhammad Ali
  3. “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
  4. “A year from now you may wish you had started today.” – Karen Lamb
  5. “Light tomorrow with today.” – Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Source: Office Guy Cartoons

With Wednesday setting in, you’re already halfway to the weekend, look at you go! You would want to keep up that streak of productivity with these inspiring quotes:

  1. “The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” – Steve Jobs
  2.  “Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers
  3. “Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier.
  4. “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
  5. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

Trivia time: Did you know that Wednesday, being the middle of the work week, came to be known as 'hump day'? It signifies that it's the final "hump" to be cleared in order to coast into the weekend!


Just a bit more, and you’ll be through with another week of work. With your unyielding focus and efforts, getting all your work done should be a piece of cake on Thursday. Here are a few encouraging quotes to reflect your unabated energy:

  1. “Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn’t have the power to say yes.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  2. “Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda
  3. “If everything seems under control, you’re not going fast enough.” – Mario Andretti
  4. “I would rather die of passion than of boredom.” – Emile Zola
  5. “Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.” – Arthur Christopher Benson

As Friday rolls in, you’re almost done with another busy week of work and accomplishing personal goals. Having passed successfully, let these heartening quotes accompany you through the last working day:

  1. “Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavour.” – Truman Capote
  2. “What we fear of doing most is usually what we most need to do.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  3. “Fall 7 times, stand up 8.” – Japanese Proverb
  4. “It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” – E. E. Cummings
  5. “You are not your resume, you are your work.” – Seth Godin
Saturday and Sunday

And that’s how you survive another week, getting closer to your goals with each step. And now that the weekend is here, you can relax and reflect on how far you’ve progressed with these quotes:

  1. “People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.” – Dale Carnegie
  2. “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” – Maya Angelou
  3. “Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.” – Jim Rohn
  4. “When writing the story of your life, don’t let anyone else hold the pen.” – Harley Davidson
  5. “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

When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Gets Going

Work is important, but so are you! And it’s okay to not have to be tough all the time. With these motivational quotes, give yourself that much-needed boost of self-confidence to get through a stressful week. 

Just think of it this way, every grey cloud has a silver lining and everything passes. This shall also pass and bring forth a time that will be for unwinding and relaxing. So, buckle up and prepare for another productive week ahead!

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