2023 Fall Motivation: How Student Entrepreneurs Stay Motivated!

by Jul 22, 2023

Student entrepreneurs must motivate themselves and stay motivated throughout the year. Fall brings an opportunity to get back on track and beat the burnout factors. Use autumn to refresh and reorganize, and right-track your startup this semester. Be inspired by the season and reach your business goals with time left over for fun and going out with friends. You’ll find it’s less about sacrifice and more about how your plan and organize your time. Use these quotes as motivational reminders to work hard while enjoying your life. 



2023 Fall Motivation: How Student Entrepreneurs Stay Motivated!



Welcome Fall! It’s a season for moving on and moving up!

Welcome a new mindset. Create a new focus, and if you need to, allow yourself a fresh start. 

Set your new intentions and go for it!


Fall is such a motivational time of year. The leaves are changing, the air is crisp, and the weather is perfect for outdoor activities. Ponder your goals as you walk and enjoy the beauty that surrounds you. 


“A fallen leaf is nothing more than a summer’s wave goodbye.”  – Unknown


It’s a great time for work and a great time to enjoy the outdoors, no matter where you live.  It’s the season of pumpkin patches, picking apples, and enjoying a scenery full of changes and preparation for Winter.  


Remember why you started and get back on track!


Our Fall quotes and inspirational lyrics help you relate to the true beauty of this mesmerizing season!

Fall in love with Autumn – and fall back in love with your business!



Pumpkin Spice



“Let’s pumpkin spice things up a bit.”  – Unknown



“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.”  – Lauren DeStefano



 “Autumn… the year’s last, loveliest smile.”  – William Cullen Bryant



“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.”  – Chad Sugg



You started the project. Spend time on it! Follow through!  Like a leaf, you can fall… and dance.


“Anyone who thinks fallen leaves are dead has never watched them dancing on a windy day.”  – Shira Tamir



“Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.”  – Emily Bronte




Fall leaves




“Autumn leaves are falling, filling up the streets; golden colors on the lawn, nature’s trick or treat!”  – Rusty Fischer



“Oh my gourd, we’ve got plenty!”  – Unknown



“My favorite color is October.”  – Unknown



“Autumn skies and pumpkin pies.”  – Unknown



“I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house.”  – Nathaniel Hawthorne



“As long as autumn lasts, I shall not have hands, canvas and colors enough to paint the beautiful things I see.”  – Vincent Van Gogh



Stay motivated as an entrepreneur. Find your reward. Look for flaming torches!


“October’s poplars are flaming torches lighting the way to winter.”  – Nova Bair



“If the leaves are changing, I feel poetry in the air.”  – Laura Jaworski



“Bittersweet October. The mellow, messy, leaf-kicking, perfect pause between the opposing miseries of summer and winter.”  – Carol Bishop Hipps



Kicking leaves





“And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.”  – Oscar Wilde



“I notice that Autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.”  – Friedrich Nietzsche



“No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.”  – John Donne



Set personal goals that do Not lead to burnout. Create balance. Even if something is left undone…


“Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn.”  – Elizabeth Lawrence



“Autumn leaves don’t fall, they fly. They take their time and wander on this their only chance to soar.”  – Delia Owens, Where the Crawdads Sing



“There is something so special in the early leaves drifting from the trees – as if we are all to be allowed a chance to peel, to refresh, to start again.”  – Ruth Ahmed



Recognize burnout and remember – stay motivated & recognize seasonal gifts. Like ripening apples in one season and turning them into cider the next. 


“The heat of autumn is different from the heat of summer. One ripens apples, the other turns them to cider.”  – Jane Hirshfield



“And the sunsets of autumn—are they not gorgeous beyond description? More so than the brightest dreams of poetry?”  – Charles Lanman



“Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons.”  – Jim Bishop








“Go big or gourd home.”  – Unknown



 “Dancing of the autumn leaves on a surface of a lake is a dream we see when we are awake.”  – Mehmet Murat Ildan



“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”  – L.M. Montgomery



“If a year was tucked inside of a clock, then autumn would be the magic hour.”  – Victoria Erickson



“I hope I can be the autumn leaf, who looked at the sky and lived. And when it was time to leave, gracefully it knew life was a gift.”  – Dodinsky



“When everything looks like a magical oil painting, you know you are in Autumn!”  – Mehmet Murat Ildan




“I would rather sit on a pumpkin, and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.”  – Henry David Thoreau



Break down projects into tasks. Another Fall, another turned page!



“That old September feeling, left over from school days, of summer passing, vacation nearly done, obligations gathering, books and football in the air … Another fall, another turned page: there was something of jubilee in that annual autumnal beginning, as if last year’s mistakes had been wiped clean by summer.”  – Wallace Stegner, Angle of Repose



“Autumn mornings: sunshine and crisp air, birds and calmness, year’s end and day’s beginnings.”  – Terri Guillemets






“In autumn, don’t go to jewelers to see gold; go to the parks!”  – Mehmet Murat Ildan



 “There is something so special in the early leaves drifting from the trees–as if we are all to be allowed a chance to peel, to refresh, to start again.”  – Ruth Ahmed



“I come alive in the fall time.”  – The Weekend



“The Sussex lanes were very lovely in the autumn . . . spendthrift gold and glory of the year-end . . . earth scents and the sky winds and all the magic of the countryside which is ordained for the healing of the soul.” – Monica Baldwin, I Leap Over The Wall



“The leaves are all falling, and they’re falling like they’re falling in love with the ground.”  – Andrea Gibson



“The first breath of autumn was in the air, a prodigal feeling, a feeling of wanting, taking, and keeping before it is too late.”  – J. L. Carr



“Autumn leaves shower like gold, like rainbows, as the winds of change begin to blow.”  – Dan Millman



“I can smell autumn dancing in the breeze. The sweet chill of pumpkin, and crisp sunburnt leaves.”  – Ann Drake



“October, baptize me with leaves! Swaddle me in corduroy and nurse me with split pea soup. October, tuck tiny candy bars in my pockets and carve my smile into a thousand pumpkins. O autumn!”  – Rainbow Rowell



“Of all the seasons, autumn offers the most to man and requires the least of him.” – Hal Borland



Your business is your work of art. Organize your parts as if they were a mosaic! 


“Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all.”  – Stanley Horowitz



“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.”  – Lauren Destefano



“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.”  – F. Scott Fitzgerald



“It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon.”  – Sarah Addison Allen



“How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.”  – John Burroughs




Enjoying leaves




“Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.”  – Emily Brontë



“Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.”  – George Eliot



“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.”  – Albert Camus



“The trees are about to show us how lovely it is to let the dead things go.”  – Unknown



 “Autumn dresses up in gold; the richest season of the soul.”  – Angie Weiland Crosby



“And all the lives we ever lived and all the lives to be are full of trees and changing leaves.”  – Virginia Woolf



“Autumn burned brightly, a running flame through the mountains, a torch flung to the trees.”  – Faith Baldwin



Fall is a time to regain your sense of normalcy. We’re back to schedule. School’s in session. We are in it for the moment – maximizing the moment – and getting ready for the holidays.

It’s a perfect time to work your plan. Update it. Update your vision board. Say your affirmations. Manifest. Feel Great going into the winter months by preparing now. You got this.



How Successful Entrepreneurs Motivate Themselves and Stay Motivated (envisionaryme.com)

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