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100 Funny and Inspiring Tuesday Work Quotes to Start Your Morning on a Happy Note

It’s Tuesday and sometimes you need a little extra motivation to get going. If you are looking for Tuesday work quotes, you have come to the right place. If you’re feeling a little unmotivated or need some humor to get you moving, these Tuesday work motivation quotes will give you an extra push.

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Our Favorite Happy Tuesday Work Quotes

Here are a few of our favorite Tuesday quotes for work.

“Three positive facts are obvious on Tuesday: Tomorrow allows me another day to demonstrate my worthiness to my employer; it is yet another day to influence those around me with encouragement to handle their own trials; and, it is my day to celebrate each small victory of yesterday.” – Byron Pulsifer

“There isn’t a Monday that would not cede its place to Tuesday.” – Anton Chekhov

“If you love the work you are doing, then you will love Tuesday!” – Catherine Pulsifer

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“You can write the best column in the world on Monday, and it does you absolutely no good on Tuesday.” – Lewis Grizzard

“We never know what a week from next Tuesday is going to hold. It may be an ordinary day filled with quite regular activities and demands. Most of the time that is exactly what a week from next Tuesday will hold.” – Matthew Rich

“Tuesday is the most sensible day of the week.” – Emily P. Freeman

“Happy Tuesday! Decide what you want. Believe you can have it. Believe you deserve it and believe it’s possible for you.” – Jack Canfield

Hiker on mountain trail with happy Tuesday quotes for work by Canfield

“Happiness is the real sense of fulfillment that comes from hard work.” — Joseph Barbara

“Happy Tuesday: a day to choose to bless everyone you meet; a day to choose to be kind, considerate and compassionate; a day to be humble by showing how much you put others before your own self; and, a day to celebrate love with your family and friends.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.” — Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Let Tuesday tarnish your day with love and smiles. Happy Tuesday.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.” — Roy T. Bennett

“Your ability to discipline yourself to set clear goals, and then to work toward them every day, will do more to guarantee your success than any other single factor.” — Brian Tracy

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” — Albert Schweitzer

“If you can do what you do best and be happy, you’re further along in life than most people.” ― Leonardo DiCaprio

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“The human spirit needs to accomplish, to achieve, to triumph to be happy.” ― Ben Stein

“Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won’t have to hunt for happiness.” ― William E. Gladstone

“Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances.” ― J. Donald Walters

“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” ― Omar Khayyam

Person silhouetted on cliff at sunrise with short happy quotes about life by Omar Khayyam

“Life is short, and if we enjoy every moment of every day, then we will be happy no matter what happens or what changes along the way.” ― Gretchen Bleiler

“If your only intent is to be seen, you’ll never be seen. If your intent is to be happy, comfortable, genuine, and true in craft, you’re destined to be noticed.” ― Doja Cat

“Winners embrace hard work. They love the discipline of it, the trade-off they’re making to win. Losers, on the other hand, see it as punishment. And that’s the difference.” — Lou Holtz

“Tuesday is a huge day.” – Ian Mcdougal

“Work and you’ll get what you need; work harder and you’ll get what you want.” — Prabakaran Thirumalai

“Tuesday is a good day, you survived Monday. And tomorrow is Wednesday, half way through your work week!” – Kate Summers

Man on mountain with Tuesday quotes for work by Kate Summers

“There is no point in learning on a Tuesday when on a Thursday it might be completely different.” – Alycia Debnam-Carey

“If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.” — Albert Einstein

“If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it.” — Olin Miller

“If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.” — Jim Rohn

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Inspirational Work Quotes and work quotes specific to Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Tuesday Motivational Quotes for Work

“How would your Tuesday be different if you conducted yourself with complete love and consideration?” – Byron Pulsifer

“Have a beautiful Tuesday! Your mantra is: ‘All I have is all I need and all I need is all I have in this moment.’” – Bryan Katie

Hikers by lake with Tuesday motivational quotes for work by Katie

“Don’t be afraid of hard work. Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Don’t let others discourage you or tell you that you can’t do it. In my day I was told women didn’t go into chemistry. I saw no reason why we couldn’t.” — Gertrude B. Elion

“You can’t help respecting anybody who can spell TUESDAY, even if he doesn’t spell it right; but spelling isn’t everything. There are days when spelling Tuesday simply doesn’t count.” – A. A. Milne

“The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work.” — Harry Golden

“Be unto Tuesday in expectation and commitment as unto Monday when vigorousness abounded.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Hard work is an essential element in tracking down and perfecting a strategy or in executing it.” — Charlie Munger

“Once you have commitment, you need the discipline and hard work to get you there.” — Haile Gebrselassie

“Talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.” — Patrick Suskind

“Today’s accomplishments were yesterday’s impossibilities.” – Robert H. Schuller

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“I object only when it reaches a stage when I am threatened with having nothing left for my old age – which is due to start next Tuesday or Wednesday.” – Noel Coward

“Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come.” — Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

“Developing a good work ethic is key. Apply yourself at whatever you do, whether you’re a janitor or taking your first summer job because that work ethic will be reflected in everything you do in life.” — Tyler Perry

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” — Colin Powell

“Tuesday is a huge day.” – Ian Mcdougal

“Tuesday is my favorite day of the week.” – Jim Miller

“I don’t want it good. I want it Tuesday.” – Jack L. Warner

“Tuesday just called and wants to know what happened to Friday!” – Neil Leckman

“People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.” — Dale Carnegie

“Tuesday is neither here nor there in the hierarchy of the week.” – Anthony T. Hincks

Foggy day with short work quotes for Tuesday by Hincks

“If this depression stays with us, the loser Tuesday is going to be the winner.” – Will Rogers

“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” — Vince Lombardi

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“We’re Tuesday people.” – Mitch Albom

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right.” — Henry Ford

“Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” — Napoleon Hill

“With hard work and effort, you can achieve anything.” — Antoine Griezmann

“Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.” — Stephen King

“I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” — Estee Lauder

“Delegate your work. Stop spending dollar time on penny jobs.” — Mary Kay Ash

“Luck is great, but most of life is hard work.” — Iain Duncan Smith

“The future depends on what you do today.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Hiker looking at mountain with short inspirational work quotes by Gandhi

“Go and get your things. Dreams mean work.” — Paolo Coelho

“With hard work and effort, you can achieve anything.” — Antoine Griezmann

“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” — Beverly Sills

“Do a little more each day than you think you possibly can.” — Lowell Thomas

“Inspiration is the windfall from hard work and focus.” — Helen Hanson

“Work hard. Play hard. Be kind.” — Harry Styles

Funny Tuesday Quotes for Work

“Nothing ruins a Friday more than an understanding that today is Tuesday.” – Will Ferrell

“Thinking about happy times on a Tuesday is like going to the beach when there is no sun.” – Alain Bremond-Torrent

“It can’t be Sunday every day. There are also Mondays and Tuesdays.” – George Weah

Person by ocean with funny Tuesday quotes for work by Weah

“I’d take half an argument over half a silence any day. And I’d take peace and quiet over a full-blown argument any other day unless it’s Tuesday.” – Will Advise

“Doing nothing is very hard to do… you never know when you’re finished.” — Leslie Nielsen

“Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit.” — George Carlin

“As I have gotten older and wiser I discovered that there are six things that I really loved about my job. Pay day, lunch time, quitting time, vacation time, holidays, and of course retirement.” — Tom Goins

“There is a breed of Tuesday in January in which time creeps and no light comes and the air is full of water and nobody really loves anybody.” – Zadie Smith

“The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.” — Oscar Wilde

“Work is the greatest thing in the world, so we should always save some of it for tomorrow.” – Don Herold

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“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily.” — Zig Ziglar

“The reward for good work is more work.” — Francesca Elisia

“Why does winter feel like one big Tuesday?” – Todd Stocker

“Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance?” — Edgar Bergen

“I always arrive late at the office, but I make up for it by leaving early.” — Charles Lamb

“I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.” — Jerome K. Jerome

“No matter how successful you are, no matter how good you are at what you do, even if a golden path rolls out in front of your feet your whole life, there will come one particularly bleak Tuesday when you glance over at Facebook and notice that Jen From Down The Hall has just won an Oscar.” – Alexandra Petri

“The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs… one step at a time.” — Joe Girard

“Nothing ruins a Friday more than an understanding that today is Tuesday.” – Will Ferrell

Trees and mountain with funny Tuesday Quotes by Ferrell

“The days were heavy and sticky. All identical, one the same as the other. Soon they would even get rid of their one remaining distinction, the shell of their names: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday.” – Ismail Kadaré

“Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.” — Will Rogers

“The Tuesday scowls, the Wednesday growls, the Thursday curses, the Friday howls, the Saturday snores, the Sunday yawns, the Monday morns.” – Samuel Beckett

Tuesday Inspirational Quotes for Work

“Tuesday is a day to remember that you are responsible and accountable for each word you speak so make each expression one to be celebrated not castigated.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Yesterday’s the past, tomorrow’s the future, but today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present.” – Bil Keane

“Creativity is a highfalutin word for the work I have to do between now and Tuesday.” – Ray Kroc

Mountains reflected in lake with Tuesday inspirational quotes for work by Kroc

“Celebrate the new day with shouts of praise, love, and grace, and with a beautiful smile upon your face.” – Caroline Naoroji

“My feelings of accomplishment left over from the day before allow my Tuesdays as a testament to my children that each day brings its own rewards for a job well done.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus.“ — Alexander Graham Bell

“Tuesday is one of my favourite days; it is the day offered to community service to recognize and meet the needs of others who are unable to do so.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” — Abraham Lincoln

“I would visualize things coming to me. It would just make me feel better. Visualization works if you work hard. That’s the thing. You can’t just visualize and go eat a sandwich.” — Jim Carrey

“Whatever you do, do it with all your might. Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season, not leaving a stone unturned, and never deferring for a single hour that which can be done just as well as now.” — Margaret Fuller

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

“Great things come from hard work and perseverance. No Excuses.” — Kobe Bryant

Ocean with rocky shore with inspirational quotes for hard work by Bryant

“Work and you’ll get what you need; work harder and you’ll get what you want.” — Prabakaran Thirumalai

“It’s not about money or connections – it’s the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone.” — Mark Cuban

“Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.” — Stephen R. Covey

“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” — Jim Rohn

“All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” — Michael John Bobak

“Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose.” — G.K. Neilson

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.” — Denis Waitley

“A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open.” – Frank Zappa

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“Your attitude is either the lock on or key to your door of success.” — Denis Waitley

“Be prepared, work hard, and hope for a little luck. Recognize that the harder you work and the better prepared you are, the more luck you might have.” — Ed Bradley

“If you want to be successful, find out what the price is and then pay it.” — Scott Adam

“Believe in yourself, work hard, work smart and passionately present your best self to the world.” — Hill Harper

“Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted.” — David Bly

“Tuesday is the affirmation that my goals are being moved another step forward.” – Byron Pulsifer

“The more you are positive and say, ‘I want to have a good life,’ the more you build that reality for yourself by creating the life that you want.” ― Chris Pine

“Hold onto positive things that elevate your spirit and be with positive people. Happy Tuesday.” – Tracey Edmonds

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Did someone order a bright and sunny day? Well…here it is. Happy Tuesday!” – Anthony T. Hincks

Hiker on mountain trail with positive Tuesday work quotes by Hincks

“Live your days on the positive side of life, in tune with your most treasured values. And in each moment you’ll have much to live for.” ― Ralph Marston

“Stay strong, stay positive, and never give up.” ― Roy T. Bennett

“Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can’t be done.” ― Bo Bennett

“Having a positive belief that it will all be O.K. just means that you hustle and make it work because failure is not even an option in your own mind.” ― Natalie Massenet

“You go in with a positive attitude and stay there, and that’s a big part of what does make it work.” ― Shelley Long

“Keep positive. Stay focused. Stand strong. Fight on.” — Matshona Dhliwayo

“If you don’t like the road your’re walking start paving another one.” – Dolly Parton

Person walking on rocky beach with positive Tuesday quotes for motivation by Parton

“Work hard, stay positive, and get up early. It’s the best part of the day.” ― George Allen, Sr

“A lot of people love to do affirmations first thing in the morning – to keep themselves feeling peppy and positive.” — Karen Salmansohn

“There is a sense that things, if you keep positive and optimistic about what can be done, do work out.” — Hillary Clinton

“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” — Henry Ford

“Teamwork – A few harmless flakes working together can unleash an avalanche of destruction.” — Larry Kersten

“It’s called “teamwork” but most of the time it’s everyone sitting around until one man does all the work.” — Thomas Wilbur

“Trust is knowing that when a team member does push you, they’re doing it because they care about the team.” — Patrick Lencioni

“Sure, there’s no ‘i’ in team, but there is an ‘m’ and an ‘e’.” — Kevin Myers

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“Tough times don’t last, tough teams do.” — Robert Schuller

“Working together works.” — Dr. Rob Gilbert

“If you take out the team in teamwork, it’s just work. Now who wants that?” — Matthew Woodring Stover

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller

“Teamwork means never having to take all the blame yourself.” — Stephen Hawking

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” — Henry Ford

“Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.” — Steve Jobs

“Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.” — Pablo Picasso

“Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” — Vince Lombardi

“For our own success to be real, it must contribute to the success of others.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

“Success is focusing the full power of all you are on what you have a burning desire to achieve.” ― Wilfred Peterson

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.” ― Robert Collier

Hiker on mountain trail with Tuesday quotes about work by Collier

“If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person’s point of view and see things from that person’s angle as well as from your own.” ― Henry Ford

“Don’t care about success or failure. Keep doing what you love. Success will follow.” ― Udai Yadla

“Success is not about never falling, but about rising every time you fall.” ― Michelle Cohen Corasanti

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” ― Edward Everett Hale

“Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.” ― John Wooden

“Everyday presents a new opportunity to grow and press forward to your success. Stay the course believing that where you are right now doesn’t matter, as long as you are moving in the right direction.” ― Germany Kent

“Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.” ― Oliver Goldsmith

“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

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“The road to success is always under construction.” ― Lily Tomlin

“Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” ― Alexander Graham Bell

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” ― Maya Angelou

“Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time.” ― Arnold H. Glasgow

Tuesday Morning Quotes for Work

“The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.” — Robert Frost

“Tuesday morning is a time to reflect upon the words you use; are they positive filled words or complaining words; are the words that inspire others and are a positive influence; you choose your words, make them count.” – Byron Pulsifer

Sunrise over the ocean with Tuesday morning quotes for work by Pulisfer

“If you’re changing the world, you’re working on important things. You’re excited to get up in the morning.” — Larry Page

“It isn’t as bad as you sometimes think it is. It all works out. Don’t worry. I say that to myself every morning.” — Gordon B. Kinkley

“By Tuesday morning, we’d gotten over the worst of it.” – William Scranton

“I get up every morning and it’s going to be a great day. You never know when it’s going to be over, so I refuse to have a bad day.” — Paul Henderson

“I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So if I’m going to learn, I must do it by listening.” — Larry King

“One key to success is to have lunch at the time of day most people have breakfast.” — Robert Brault

“I like coffee because it gives me the illusion that I might be awake.” — Lewis Black

“No one likes Tuesday morning but at least it’s not Monday morning.” – Bev Johnston

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“If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it’s not.” — Elon Musk

“Some mornings I just feel like breaking the damn alarm but then one thing always stops me. I paid hundreds of dollars to buy my phone.” — Job Might

“Mornings are pure evil from the pits of hell, which is why I don’t do them anymore.” — Rachel Caine

“I’m sorry for people who don’t drink. They wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day.” — Frank Sinatra

“When reality and dreams collide, typically it’s just your alarm clock going off.” — Crystal Woods

“Good morning is a contradiction of terms.” — Jim Davis

“Morning comes whether you set the alarm or not.” — Ursula Le Guin

“I hate mornings, they start so early.” — Janet Evanovich

“There is something about an early Tuesday morning that makes me productive.” – Tahnni Dupre

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“Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live!” — Bob Marley

“Keep the dream alive: Hit the snooze button.” — Punit Ghadge

“Morning is wonderful. Its only drawback is that it comes at such an inconvenient time of day.” — Glen Cook

“Today’s goals: Coffee and kindness. Maybe two coffees and then kindness.” — Nanea Hoffman

So that’s our list of quotes! We hope you found the one you were looking for.

Now get out there and make the best of your Tuesday!

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