10 Inspirational Quotes from Successful Actress-Turned-Entrepreneur Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba isn't just another Hollywood face -- she's also the founder of a billion-dollar business.
While many only recognize Jessica Alba for her performances in Sin City or Fantastic Four, in the entrepreneurial world Alba’s name goes beyond her role as a Hollywood star.
Rising to fame as a young actress, Alba saw much success early on. However, it wasn’t until 2015, when Alba co-founded The Honest Company, that she became a prominent name in the business world. What originally began as a beauty line has since grown into a billion-dollar 500-plus-employee business that sells safe and healthy baby, personal care, cleaning products and more.
It’s safe to say Alba can teach you a thing or two about entrepreneurship and running a successful business.
To learn more, here are 10 inspirational quotes from the actress-turned-entrepreneur.
On mindset"My theory is that if you look confident, you can pull off anything -- even if you have no clue what you're doing." -- Jessica Alba
On perfection"Being perfect is being flawed, accepting it and never letting it make you feel less than your best." -- Jessica Alba
On getting started
"Launching products is easy -- it's building it, finding the right manufacturers, getting the design right and all of the marketing that is hard." -- Jessica Alba
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On motivation"No matter how different women are, we all seem to share the guilt that we're not doing enough. If anything, I would say that as long as you're doing your best, it's more than enough." -- Jessica Alba
On hard work"I wish I was more educated, but I make do with the tools I was given in life." -- Jessica Alba
On leadership“You have to be brutally honest with yourself and understand your strengths and weaknesses." -- Jessica Alba
"I believed that there was a real opportunity for my idea, but I had to overcome a lot of self-doubt about establishing and running a business." -- Jessica Alba