30+ Best Mary Kay Ash Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Mary Kay Ash was an American businesswoman and founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics, Inc. At her death, her personal fortune was $98 million. Her company had more than $1.2 billion in sales and an international sales force of more than eight hundred thousand in at least three dozen countries. Profoundly inspirational Mary Kay Ash quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

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Famous Mary Kay Ash Quotes

Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve. — Mary Kay Ash

Sandwich every bit of criticism between two layers of praise. — Mary Kay Ash

Left eyebrow raised, right eyebrow raised. — Mary Kay Ash

We treat our people like royalty. If you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you. — Mary Kay Ash

You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you’re willing to pay the price. — Mary Kay Ash

No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important. — Mary Kay Ash

So many women just don’t know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside. — Mary Kay Ash

For every failure, there’s an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour. — Mary Kay Ash

Criticize the act, not the person. — Mary Kay Ash

A good goal is like a strenuous exercise – it makes you stretch. — Mary Kay Ash

Central banks don’t have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis. — Mary Kay Ash

Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don’t keep it a secret. — Mary Kay Ash

If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right. — Mary Kay Ash

People are definitely a company’s greatest asset. It doesn’t make any difference whether the product is cars or cosmetics. A company is only as good as the people it keeps. — Mary Kay Ash

A company is only as good as the people it keeps. — Mary Kay Ash

There are two things people want more than sex and money… recognition and praise. — Mary Kay Ash

Every silver lining has a cloud. — Mary Kay Ash

Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, ‘Make me feel important.’ Never forget this message when working with people. — Mary Kay Ash

Those who are blessed with the most talent don’t necessarily outperform everyone else. It’s the people with follow-through who excel. — Mary Kay Ash

Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, ‘Make me feel important.’ Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life. — Mary Kay Ash

Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try. — Mary Kay Ash

We must have a theme, a goal, a purpose in our lives. If you don’t know where you’re aiming, you don’t have a goal. My goal is to live my life in such a way that when I die, someone can say, she cared. — Mary Kay Ash

We fall forward to succeed. — Mary Kay Ash

The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang. — Mary Kay Ash

Give yourself something to work toward – constantly. — Mary Kay Ash

A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one. — Mary Kay Ash

People fall forward to success. — Mary Kay Ash

Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn’t know it so it goes on flying anyway. — Mary Kay Ash

Dare to risk public criticism. — Mary Kay Ash

Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist. — Mary Kay Ash