60 Efficiency Quotes To Boost Productivity & Success

Everyone wants more time. Efficiency is one way of adding hours to your day. Here are some best efficiency quotes, sayings, and captions to inspire you to be most efficient at your work.

The term efficiency can be defined as the ability to achieve an end goal with little to no waste, effort, or energy

Time management and discipline are the keys to efficiency. When you want to maximize your results and output with little effort then one has to focus and use time wisely.

Whether you need a motivation boost or help planning your tasks, these inspirational quotes on efficiency will help you increase your productivity and make you super efficient.

Top 10 Efficiency Quotes To Inspire You

  1. “Efficiency is anything that scores.” – Bruce Lee

  2. “Don’t equate activity with efficiency.” – Harvey Mackay

  3. “There’s a way to do it better – find it.” – Thomas A. Edison

  4. “Efficiency and focus are the keys to success.” – Robert Crais

  5. “Efficiency is doing better what is already being done.” – Peter Drucker                                             
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    efficient quotes

  6. “There can be economy only where there is efficiency.” – Benjamin Disraeli

  7. “Automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.” – Bill Gates

  8. “Conscienceless efficiency is no match for efficiency quickened by conscience.” – Kelly Miller

  9. “There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all.” – Peter Drucker

  10. “Loyal and efficient work in a great cause, even though it may not be immediately recognized, ultimately bears fruit.” – Jawaharlal Nehru

Best Quotes About Efficiency To Boost Productivity

  1. “Never confuse efficiency with effectiveness.” – Curious George Brigade                                                             
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    efficiency quotes images

  2. “Focus on being productive instead of busy.” ― Tim Ferriss                                                                         
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    efficiency quotes

  3. “Efficiency was a higher priority than imagination.” – Adam Christopher

  4. “You think effectiveness with people and efficiency with things.” – Stephen Covey
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    quote of efficiency

  5. “Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.” – Peter Drucker                                                                                                                                                                           
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    quotes for efficiency

  6. “It’s not the most powerful animal that survives. It’s the most efficient.” – Georges St-Pierre                                                                                                                                                                             
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    quotes about being efficient

  7. “Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.” – Peter Drucker

  8. “Efficiency is the foundation for survival. Effectiveness is the foundation for success.” – John C. Maxwell

  9. “The highest and best form of efficiency is the spontaneous cooperation of a free people.” – Woodrow Wilson

  10. “Progress isn’t made by early risers. It’s made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something.” – Robert A. Heinlein

  11. “Profitability is coming from productivity, efficiency, management, austerity, and the way to manage the business.” – Carlos Slim

  12. “Efficiency is doing things-not wishing you could do them, dreaming about them, or wondering if you can do them.”,”  – Frank Crane

  13. “Energy efficiency not only saves businesses and consumers money, but it also reduces pollution by cutting energy use.” – Jeff Van Drew

  14. “The men who succeed are the efficient few. They are the few who have the ambition and will power to develop themselves.” – Robert Burton

  15. “So there is a natural efficiency that you pick up as you can prioritize capital across a bigger set of opportunities.” – Bill Vaughan

  16. “Earn by your efficiency and enthusiasm, The right to play higher and higher roles ,That is the meaning and purpose of life.” – Sathya Sai Baba

  17. “The most efficient way to live reasonably is every morning to make a plan of one’s day and every night to examine the results obtained.” – Alexis Carrel

  18. “Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.” – Stephen Covey

  19. “Efficiency was just a measurement of how fast money moved from the poor to the rich. We prefer the opposite of efficiency, which is to say, justice.” – Kim Stanley Robinson

  20. “You cannot increase the quality or quantity of your achievement or performance except to the degree in which you increase your ability to use your time effectively.” – Brian Tracy

  21. “When it comes to efficiency and effectiveness, I would always start with effectiveness. I am interested in achieving a certain outcome. Only secondarily do I worry about achieving it as efficiently as possible.” – Philip Kotler

Efficiency Quotes To Make The Most Of It

  1. “Efficiency is intelligent laziness.” – David Dunham                                                                                 
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    efficiency quotes for work

  2. “Consumer accountability drives quality and efficiency.” – Pete Hoekstra

  3. “Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.” – Robert Fulghum

  4. “The key to being insanely efficient is minimizing unproductive behavior.” – Unknown

  5. “Freud had a gene for inefficiency, and I think I have a gene for efficiency.” – Albert Ellis

  6. “The efficiency of God may be understood as either creation or providence.” – William Ames

  7. “Make yourself an efficient spark plug, igniting the latent energy of those about you.” – David Seabury

  8. “Being efficient without regard to effectiveness is the default mode of the universe.” – Timothy Ferriss

  9. “Efficiency, which is doing things right, is irrelevant until you work on the right things.” – Peter Drucker

  10. “The effectiveness of your work will never rise above your ability to lead and influence others.” – John C Maxwell

  11. “Improving efficiency on the farm is not only a risk-reduction strategy, it’s a profitability strategy.” – Bill Vaughan

  12. “If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.”-  Stephen Covey

  13. “True efficiency is taking some time to be fully first thing in the morning. Rushing isn’t always efficient.” – Waylon H. Lewis

  14. “The worst enemy of life, freedom and the common decencies is total anarchy; their second worst enemy is total efficiency.” – Aldous Huxley

  15. “Once we’ve made a decision, we are efficient only if we go through with it decisively, undistracted by doubts about its correctness.” – John Cleese

  16. “The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and deceiver wishes to hide.” – Hannah Arendt

  17. “Productivity and efficiency can be achieved only step by step with sustained hard work, relentless attention to details and insistence on the highest standards of quality and performance.” – J. R. D. Tata

Motivational Quotes For Efficiency

Setting your goals, and making a plan of action with consistent and disciplined efforts will help you be efficient and complete your tasks on time.

These encouraging quotes for efficiency will inspire and motivate you to accomplish more. You can use these powerful quotes as wallpapers, posters, or your DP to motivate you on your work days!

  1. “Simplicity is efficient.” – Adrienne Posey

  2. “Do first what you don’t want to do most.” – Clifford Cohen

  3. “When two forces unite, their efficiency double.” – Isaac Newton

  4. “I’ll take fifty percent efficiency to take 100 percent loyalty.” – Samuel Goldwyn

  5. “The average man could probably increase his efficiency fifty percent.” – Walter Dill Scott

  6. “Efficiency without ideals is brutal; ideals without efficiency are futile.” – Felix Frankfurter

  7. “The efficient man is the one who thinks for himself and thinks long and hard.” – Charles W. Eliot

  8. “The obvious rule of efficiency is you don’t want to spend more time organizing than it’s worth.” – Daniel Levitin

  9. “It is idiotic to do only one thing at a time when there is so much to be done and to be forgiving of anything less than efficiency and perfection.” – Richard W. Pound

  10. “Efficiency is to do what is effective, achieve high customer satisfaction with less operating cost, and improve employee productivity with good teamwork.” – Pearl Zhu

  11. “Good managers don’t set a goal to increase efficiency, but rather an implementation of business process improvements that result in higher efficiency as well.” – Eraldo Banovac

  12. “Modern technology has become a total phenomenon for civilization, the defining force of a new social order in which efficiency is no longer an option but a necessity imposed on all human activity.” – Jacques Ellul

  13. “The efficient management of organizations is key to generating wealth, for the development of a country, for the preservation of natural resources and the enhancement of the human being.” – Vinicius Montgomery

  14. “The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.” – Bill Gates

  15. “You must be efficient. You must be able to hold your own in the world of politics, the world of business; able to keep your head above water, to make your work satisfactory, to make it pay. If you do not, you cannot do good to others.” – Theodore Roosevelt


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