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100 Funny and Inspiring Wednesday Work Quotes to Start Your Morning on a Positive Note

It’s Wednesday and sometimes you need a little extra motivation to keep going through the middle of the week. If you are looking for Wednesday 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 Wednesday work motivation quotes will give you that extra push you need.

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Our Favorite Happy Wednesday Work Quotes

“You can make a small change in a day. If you change Wednesday, then you change Thursday. Pretty soon it’s a week, then a month, then a year. It’s bite-size, as opposed to feeling like you have to turn your life inside out to make changes.” Hoda Kotb

“Monday is my slope day. Wednesday’s the summit and after that, it’s all down hill until the next week.” ― Anthony T. Hincks

Hikers by mountain with Wednesday quotes for work by Hincks

“When I was younger, I wasn’t concentrating on good days. I was managing a career and trying to have a good year. It would always ‘lead’ to something, which never leads to anything except death, where everything leads to. And then as I got older, and then I had my kids and everything, I began to appreciate a great Wednesday.” Albert Brooks

“Happy Wednesday! Cast your love to all, trust in the team to which you are joined, and do not do wrong to others for your own self gratification.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Happy Wednesday! Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare

Hiker looking at mountain with happy Wednesday quotes for work by Shakespeare

“The road to a happy Wednesday goes through a productive Tuesday. When we split our tasks evenly throughout the days, we find ourselves in a comfortable and serene place, where work no longer overwhelms us, but rather excites us.” – Unknown

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

“When you work hard, you are not going to be happy the whole time, you are going to have frustration, bad times in life.” ― Emiliano Martinez

“What’s in a Wednesday? You! That’s who! Happy Wednesday. ” – Anthony T. Hincks

Person reflected in tide pool with funny happy Wednesday quotes

“Honestly, I never really understood the glorification of Fridays & weekends. I don’t want to build a life and career, where I spent five days a week waiting for the weekend. No! I want to enjoy my life, and don’t wish any weekday away. I want each day to matter to me, in some way, even if it’s a small tiny way. I love my life. Everyday. That’s the spirit we should convey all around us.” ― Akilnathan Logeswaran

“Wednesday lets me move forward to the second half of the week. Happy Wednesday!” ― Anthony T. Hincks

“On Wednesday afternoons I could be practically anything.” – Kit Williams

“Wednesdays will always bring smiles for the second half of the week.” – Anthony T. Hincks

Person above the clouds iwth quotes for Wednesday by Hincks

“A good day is a day in which we manage to grow even a little bit and to move ahead at least one tiny step. When we stagnate, we lose ourselves and we lose endless chances. That is why a good Wednesday is a day when we did things and we did them well.” – Liza Hawkins

“There seems to be a world apart between Wednesday and Sunday. Sunday is all about freedom and fun, Wednesday is the victim of responsibilities and work.”

“By Wednesday, work is something that’s easy to complain about. But at the end of the day, you’re making money and making a living.”

“Wednesdays are like Mondays in the middle of the week!” – Lee Fox Williams

Person on a log with funny quotes about Wednesday

“This new day has greeted us with no rules; unconditional opportunity. Do not dilute the power of this new day with the hardship of yesterday. Greet this day the way it has greeted you; with open arms and endless possibility.” – Steve Maraboli

“Yesterday ended last night, today is a brand-new day. And it’s yours.” – Zig Ziglar

“The beginning is always today.” – Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

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

Wednesday Motivational Quotes for Work

“One of these topics we talk about with the team on our ‘Competition Wednesday’ is iron sharpening iron. That’s the process we go through to get each other ready, and that’s why we have some periods where we get to compete against one another.” Dan Quinn

“Wednesday will either make you or break you. You are either on the upward trend or the downward slide to the end of the work week. Give it all you got this Wednesday!” – Catherine Pulsifer

Sunrise over clouds with Wednesday motivational quotes for work by Pulsifer

Wednesday is the angel of the week because she balances the days evenly for us. Sun, Mon, Tues -Wednesday – Thu, Fri, Sat.” -Anthony T. Hincks.

“Wednesday is a day to help others celebrate life. You and only you are accountable for what you extend and give to others. One smile not only increases your value but it gives joy to each person you meet.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Every day brings you a chance to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes and dance.” – Oprah Winfrey

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

Ocean and cliffs with motivational quotes for work by Rohn

“Today is a brand new day. Forget about yesterday; it does not matter. Forget about tomorrow; it will take care of itself. Concentrate on this day. Make it the best ever.” – Mary-Frances Winters

“The next year, the next day, the next hour are lying ready for you, as perfect, as unspoiled, as if you had never wasted or misapplied a single moment in all your life.” – Arnold Bennet

“When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully.” – Steve Maraboli

“I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” —  Thomas Jefferson

“Don’t count the days. Make the days count.” – Muhammad Ali

Person on mountain with Wednesday motivation quotes by Muhammad Ali

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

“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

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

“They didn’t want it good, they wanted it Wednesday.” Robert A. Heinlein

“On Wednesday afternoons I could be practically anything.” ― Kit Williams

“Let Wednesday put a rainbow into your life.” ― Anthony Hawes

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

“Today is a new day, the first day of the rest of your life.” – Abbie Hoffman

“Never schedule a board meeting on Wednesday because it kills two weekends.” – Kurt Vonnegut

Foggy morning with short work quotes for Wednesday by Vonnegut

“Elephants love Wednesday, and so will you.” – Anthony T. Hincks

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

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

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

“It will not be lonely on Wednesday when it has all around it.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Awake on Wednesday, They all complain but no one’s leaving.” -The Caulfields

“Home may be where the heart is but it’s no place to spend Wednesday afternoon.” – Walker Percy

“We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough.” – Helen Keller

Hiker looking at view with short motivation quotes for Wednesday by Keller

“Waiting for Wednesday.” – Lisa Loeb

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

“If hard work is the key to success, most people would rather pick the lock.” — Claude McDonald

“You can’t have a million dollar dream with a minimum wage worth ethic.” — Zig Ziglar

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

“From the backstabbing co-worker to the meddling sister-in-law, you are in charge of how you react to the people and events in your life. You can either give negativity power over your life or you can choose happiness instead. Take control and choose to focus on what is important in your life. Those who cannot live fully often become destroyers of life.” — Anais Nin

“Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people.” ― Tena Desae

Funny Wednesday Quotes for Work

“He couldn’t believe it was only Wednesday. And it was made worse when he realized it was actually Tuesday.” T.J. Klune

 “On Wednesday, when the sky is blue, and I have nothing else to do, I sometimes wonder if it’s true that who is what and what is who.” – Winnie the Pooh

“On Wednesdays we wear pink.” – Mean Girls

Person looking at rock formation with funny Wednesday quotes for work

“Wednesday can only dream of becoming Thursday.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Wednesdays were the best thing about Atlantis. The middle of the week was a traditional holiday there. Everyone stopped work and celebrated the fact that half the week was over.” – Walter Moers

“Wednesday means we’re halfway through half-assing our work for the week.”

“When a day that you happen to know is Wednesday starts off sounding like Sunday, there is something seriously wrong somewhere.” – John Wyndham

“When people refer to ‘Back in the Day,’ it was a Wednesday. Just a little fun fact for you.” – Dane Cook

“It was like trying to break up with the color orange, or Wednesday, or silent e. It was the most passionate and tumultuous relationship I’d ever known.” – Rob Sheffield

“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

“On Wednesday they’re feelin’ fine again, and they’re workin’ like a dog and diggin’ in.” – Johnny Cash

Sunset over ocean with funny Wednesday quotes for work by Cash

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

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

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

“Why do people say they wish every day was Friday? If it was always Friday, we’d be here every freakin’ day.” — Ed Bernard

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

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

Hills at sunset with funny Monday work quotes by Jerome

“Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember, the only taste of success some people get is to take a bite out of you.” — Zig Ziglar

“I work for myself, which is fun. Except when I call in sick, I know I’m lying.” — Rita Rudner

Wednesday Inspirational Quotes for Work

“Happy Wednesday! You are who you are; be happy with what you are called to do. Do not pretend to be like someone else for your gifts are unique to help lead you to the success as only you can define. Have a good day.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Happy Wednesday! Practice compassion. Lift others. Learn to encourage rather than criticize. You’ll feel better when you help others feel better.” – Tracey Edmonds

“On Wednesday they’re feelin’ fine again, And they’re workin’ like a dog and diggin’ in.” – Johnny Cash

Blue lake with Wednesday inspiraitonal quotes for work by Cash

“A good mindset to embrace on Wednesday is that success is correlated with the amount of work we are willing to do. When we love what we are going, we become willing to invest time, energy, and passion into it, which eventually leads to success.”

“Never mind those failures till yesterday. Each new day is a sequel of a wonderful life; gifted with hopes to succeed.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“Today is a brand new day. A perfectly good reason to get up and start over. Never give up.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

“Every moment is a fresh beginning.” – T.S. Eliot

Person on hill with Wednesday Inspirational quotes by T.S. Eliot

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

“Every day that you open your eyes is a new day and another day to get it right.” – Jean Renee Porter

“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

“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

“When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” – Paulo Coelho

Farmland and ocean with inspirational quotes for work by Coelho

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

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

“A lot of hard work is hidden behind nice things.” — Ralph Lauren

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

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

“Where people aren’t having fun, they seldom produce good work.” — David Ogilvy

“To some, it’s Hump Day. To us, it’s Wednesday’s getting its ass kicked and Thursday just asking Friday to switch places.” – Dwayne Johnson

“Happy Hump Day! At least you’re at the top of the hill! Enjoy the roller coaster ride down to Sunday! Then just get back in line!” – Sotero M Lopez II

Sunrise over ocean with hump day quotes for work by Lopez

“A Wednesday with no rain is a dry hump day.” – Demetri Martin

“The only way I can get through Wednesday is by avoiding people who call it Hump Day.”  – Unknown

“Keep calm, it’s hump day Wednesday.”

“Once you get to Hump Day, the week only seems to get better because the freedom of Friday feels so much closer.” – Unknown

“Happy Wednesday! Happiness is found from within when you learn to appreciate your blessings, LIVE in the present and LOVE!” – Tracey Edmonds

“My job is to give people who work hard all week something to enjoy on Saturdays and Wednesdays.” – Arsene Wenger

Mountains and snow with positive Wednesday work quotes by Wenger

“If I love you Wednesday, What is that to you? I do not love you Thursday – so much is true.” – Edna St. Vincent Millay

“Hit the reset button. Whatever happened yesterday, forget about it. Get a new perspective. Today is a new day. Start fresh, begin now.” – Germany Kent

“All great beginnings start in the dark when the moon greets you on a new day at midnight.” – Shannon L. Alder

“Every single day is an opportunity for you to start anew; I call this my ’24-hour Reset Button.’ Each new day stands alone and brings you another chance to move closer towards your goals, so make each day a Great Day!” – Tamara Tilleman

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

Person looking at flowers with stay positive quotes by Bennett

“One has to be positive. When you’re positive, good things happen.” – Deep Roy

“Be positive with every idea surrounding your dreams.” – Israelmore Ayivor

“If you are positive, you’ll see opportunities instead of obstacles.” – Widad Akrawi

“Positive energy knows no boundaries.” – Lu Wei

“You go in with a positive attitude and stay there.” – Shelley Long

“Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind.” – Roy T. Bennett

Sunrise at the lake with positive Sunday morning quotes by Bennett

“Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people.” ― Tena Desae

“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

“No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you’ll find the positive side of things.” ― Demi Lovato

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

“The ratio of we’s to I’s is the best indicator of the development of a team.” – Lewis B. Ergen

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

“Teamwork makes the dream work.” – John C. Maxwell

Mountains reflect in lake with WEdnesday team quotes for work by Maxwell

“The way team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.” – Babe Ruth

“Teamwork is the lynchpin in our long-term success.” – Ned Lautenbach

“Team spirit is knowing and living the belief that what a group of people can accomplish together is much larger, far greater, and will exceed that which an individual can accomplish alone.” – Diane Arias

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

“Teamwork. A few harmless flakes working together can unleash an avalanche of destruction.” – Justin Sewell

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

Plane wing, clouds and sunset with short funny quotes about teamwork by Myers

“No matter how brilliant your mind or strategy is, if you’re playing a solo game, you’ll always lose out to a team.” – Reid Hoffman

“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” – Phil Jackson

“In teamwork, silence isn’t golden, it’s deadly.” – Mark Sanborn

“The nicest thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side.” — Margaret Carty

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sunrise and mountains with inspirational quotes about success by Corasanti

“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 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

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

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

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

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

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

Wednesday Morning Quotes for Work

“I’ve only done what I’ve really wanted to burn up energy on. If you can’t wake up in the morning and look forward to what you’re going to do in the evening – and twice on a Wednesday and a Saturday – then it’s not worth doing.” Patricia Routledge

“When Wednesday morning came the weather was very fine, And the sun in the heavens brightly did shine, And continued so all the live long day.” – William Topaz McGonagall

Sunrise over river with Wednesday morning quotes for work by McGonagall

“When we wake up in the morning we know that the thing we need the most for a good day is motivation. Motivation is a daily battle, especially on Wednesday when we are tired after two full working days with two other working days in sight.” – Unknown

“Every morning starts a new page in your story. Make it a great one today.” – Doe Zantamata

“Every morning is a chance at a new day.” – Marjorie Pay Hinckley

“I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.” – J.B. Priestley

“I wake up some mornings and sit and have my coffee and look out at my beautiful garden, and I go, ‘Remember how good this is. Because you can lose it.'” ― Jim Carrey

“When you wake up are you ready to meet the day or has the day already beaten you? Your perspective, your life!” ― Monika Zands

“Wake up and dare to try… Time doesn’t care to fly!” ― Israelmore Ayivor

“Wake up. Be thankful. For whatever happens on this day, you are endlessly given the chance to start again-to be alive. And all of us should wish for that.” ― Carew Papritz

“I like my coffee black and my mornings bright.” – Terri Guillemets

Sunrise over mountains with short morning quotes by Guillemets

“Wake up early every day so that while others are still dreaming, you can make your dreams come true.” ― Hal Elrod

“Go to bed early and wake up early. The morning hours are good.” ― Jeff Bezos

“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” ― Marcus Aurelius

“Every day, I like to wake up and remind myself to be grateful of the simple things.” ― Miranda Ker

“Never stop dreaming. Wake up and chase your dreams.” ― Gift Gugu Mona

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 Wednesday!

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