10 Inspiring Quotes for PR Professionals

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As you head into the weekend—and play the inevitable catch-up game on which projects fell through the cracks during the workweek—we offer some inspiring quotes for PR pros (this round from some of our most notable personalities).  

1)  “If I was down to my last dollar, I would spend it on public relations.”

– Bill Gates

2) “Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers.”

– Daniel J. Boorstin

3) “The public is the only critic whose opinion is worth anything at all.”

– Mark Twain

4)  “Say what you mean, and mean what you say.”

– George S. Patton

5)  “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.”

– Eleanor Roosevelt

6) “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.”

– Estée Lauder

7) “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”

– T.S. Eliot

8)  “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?”

– Dr. Seuss

9)  “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.”

– Albert Einstein

10) “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”

– C.S. Lewis

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About Matthew Schwartz

Group Editor, PR News: Matthew Schwartz is group editor of PR News, the leading source of trends, how-to content and best practices for PR professionals. Matthew leads the editorial strategy for PR News’ premium content products—including its weekly newsletter—and for its digital presence. Matthew was editor of PR News from 2003-2005. Prior to returning to PR News, Matthew was a reporter for Crain’s BtoB and Media Business magazines, where he covered business marketers and media companies. He was also editor of BMA Buzz, a biweekly email newsletter covering B2B marketing, advertising and social media, and contributing writer to Advertising Age Custom. Matthew has helped to launch blogs on behalf of ZoomInfo and direct marketing agency The Kern Organization. He also spent a few years in cable-news precincts, working as a writer/producer at CNN and Fox News Channel.

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