Business Quotes

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Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats.
Howard Aiken

The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.
Aristotle Onassis

All lasting business is built on friendship.
Alfred A. Montapert
Business Quotes
Business Quotes
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Paul Tournier

Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.
Walter Scott

It's not what you pay a man, but what he costs you that counts.
Will Rogers

If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work.
Khalil Gibran

Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer knows the propensity to dream, the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch.
Tim Berners-Lee

Real riches are the riches possessed inside.
B. C. Forbes

The great leaders are like the best conductors - they reach beyond the notes to reach the magic in the players.
Blaine Lee

So little done, so much to do.
Cecil Rhodes

A business like acting is 90% luck. You can be a star one minute and out of work the next.
Amber Tamblyn

Business is never so healthy as when, like a chicken, it must do a certain amount of scratching around for what it gets.
Henry Ford

Failure doesn't mean you are a failure it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.
Sam Walton

Business, that's easily defined - it's other people's money.
Peter Drucker

I rate enthusiasm even above professional skill.
Edward Appleton

It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference.
Tom Brokaw

If you don't drive your business, you will be driven out of business.
B. C. Forbes

Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Thomas A. Edison

Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness.
Stanislaw Lem

If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
Benjamin Franklin

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
Abraham Lincoln

Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Thomas A. Edison

If you can build a business up big enough, it's respectable.
Will Rogers

I buy when other people are selling.
J. Paul Getty

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Colin Powell

The leader who exercises power with honor will work from the inside out, starting with himself.
Blaine Lee

Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality.
Henry Ward Beecher

The genius of a good leader is to leave behind him a situation which common sense, without the grace of genius, can deal with successfully.
Walter Lippmann

The meek shall inherit the Earth, but not its mineral rights.
J. Paul Getty

Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Napoleon Hill

Business, more than any other occupation, is a continual dealing with the future; it is a continual calculation, an instinctive exercise in foresight.
Henry R. Luce

The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Confucius

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

Don't simply retire from something; have something to retire to.
Harry Emerson Fosdick

The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on.
Walter Lippmann

The fastest way to succeed is to look as if you're playing by somebody else's rules, while quietly playing by your own.
Michael Korda

My son is now an 'entrepreneur.' That's what you're called when you don't have a job.
Ted Turner

If you aren't playing well, the game isn't as much fun. When that happens I tell myself just to go out and play as I did when I was a kid.
Thomas J. Watson

Business is a combination of war and sport.
Andre Maurois

One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.
Arnold H. Glasow

Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work.
Robert Orben

Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.
Theodore Isaac Rubin

If you owe the bank $100 that's your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that's the bank's problem.
J. Paul Getty

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Dale Carnegie

Only a monopolist could study a business and ruin it by giving away products.
Scott McNealy

Our work is the presentation of our capabilities.
Edward Gibbon

The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.
Max de Pree

An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn't happen today.
Laurence J. Peter

Employees make the best dates. You don't have to pick them up and they're always tax-deductible.
Andy Warhol

Don't let your ego get too close to your position, so that if your position gets shot down, your ego doesn't go with it.
Colin Powell

Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness.
Thomas Carlyle

A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.
Bobby Darin

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone

We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess, but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects.
Alexis de Tocqueville

What's the subject of life - to get rich? All of those fellows out there getting rich could be dancing around the real subject of life.
Paul A. Volcker
 
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