Famous Quotes & Quotations About Business:
A criminal is a person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation.
~ Howard Scott.
Successful enterprises are usually led by a proven chief executive who is a competent benevolent dictator.
~ Richard Pratt.
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
~ Henry Ford.
A consultant is a man sent in after the battle to bayonet the wounded.
~ Author Unknown.
The absolute fundamental aim is to make money out of satisfying customers.
~ John Egan.
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practise it.
~ Alexander Pope Quotes, Thoughts on Various Subjects, 1727.
Business is a combination of war and sport.
~ André Maurois.
Commerce, n. A kind of transaction in which A plunders from B the goods of C, and for compensation B picks the pocket of D of money belonging to E.
~ Ambrose Bierce, The Cynic's World Book, 1906.
For all of its faults, it gives most hardworking people a chance to improve themselves economically, even as the deck is stacked in favor of the privileged few. Here are the choices most of us face in such a system: Get bitter or get busy.
~ Bill O'Reilly.
Dealing with people is probably the biggest problem you face, especially if you are in business. Yes, and that is also true if you are a housewife, architect or engineer.
~ Dale Carnegie.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime. Teach a man to create an artificial shortage of fish and he will eat steak.
~ Jay Leno.
Government in the U.S. today is a senior partner in every business in the country.
~ Norman Cousins.
Hire character. Train skill.
~ Peter Schutz.
Competition brings out the best in products and the worst in people.
~ David Sarnoff.
Corporation: An ingenious device for obtaining profit without individual responsibility.
~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary.
I don't pay good wages because I have a lot of money; I have a lot of money because I pay good wages.
~ Robert Bosch.
I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that, for you to gain, those you deal with should gain as well.
~ Alan Greenspan.
I saw early on that I could make a business out of this - because I wanted money, I wanted to travel, I wanted clothes, I wanted to be loved, I wanted to be staying in fine hotels. It wasn't to get away from what I was because I knew that would always be me. I've never been ashamed of my people. I love my people and I love my home.
~ Dolly Parton.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
There are so many men who can figure costs, and so few who can measure values.
~ Author Unknown.
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