Business Quotes

Every man has business and desire, Such as it is.
William Shakespeare
Boxing is just show business with blood.
Frank Bruno

Francis bacon - men in great place are thrice servants servants...
Emily elizabeth dickinson - love, with very young people, is a heartless...
Business is like riding a bicycle. Either you keep moving or you fall down.
Frank Lloyd Wright
I have always recognized that the object of business is to make money in an honorable manner. I have endeavored to remember that the object of life is to do good.
Peter Coope

Donald sinden - an actor who knows his business ought to be able...
The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
Will Rogers
Do not... hope wholly to reason away your troubles do not feed them with attention, and they will die imperceptibly away. Fix your thoughts upon your business, fill your intervals with company, and sunshine will again break in upon your mind.
Samuel Johnson
I like Mr Gorbachev, we can do business together.
Margaret Hilda Thatche
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
John Cleese
They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to do without, and to depart.
John Morley
Time spent in the advertising business seems to create a permanent deformity like the Chinese habit of foot - Binding.
Dean Gooderham Acheson
The law is a horrible business.
Clarence Darrow
The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.
Ambrose Bierce
Any business arrangement that is not profitable to the other person will in the end prove unprofitable for you. The bargain that yields mutual satisfaction is the only one that is apt to be repeated.
B. C. Forbes
Playing dead not only comes in handy when face to face with a bear, but also at important business meetings.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Do what you love and the business will follow.
Michel Fortin
Make it thy business to know thyself, which is the most difficult lesson in the world.
Miguel de Cervantes
Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality.
Henry Ward Beeche
It is probably safe to say that over a long period of time, political morality has been as high as business morality.
Henry Steele Commage
Early in my business career I learned the folly of worrying about anything. I have always worked as hard as I could, but when a thing went wrong and could not be righted, I dismissed it from my mind.
Julius Rosenwald
The music business was not safe, but it was FUN. It was like falling in love with a woman you know is bad for you, but you love every minute with her, anyway.
Lionel Richie
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
Thomas Jefferson
Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
Tom Robbins
The chief business of the American people is business.
Calvin Coolidge, Speech in Washington, Jan. 17, 1925
Business is always interfering with pleasure, but it makes other pleasures possible.
William Faulkne
Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.
Robert Louis Stephenson
Live together like brothers and do business like strangers.
Arab Prove
Let me tell you quite bluntly that this king business has given me personally nothing but headaches.
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
Robert Louis Stevenson
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
John D. Rockefeller Jr.
The success combination in business is Do what you do better... and Do more of what you do...
David Joseph Schwartz
Arthur Schopenhauer Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
Henry David Thoreau
My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. - - Comment made 10 April 1962 in reaction to news that U. S. Steel was raising prices by $6 per ton, right after the unions negotiated a modest new contract under pressure from JFK to keep inflation down.
John F. Kennedy, "A Thousand Days, " by Arthur Schlesinger Jr. [1965]
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor kind of business.
Henry Ford
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business.
Abraham Lincoln
Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.
Edgar Watson Howe
Gossip is always a personal confession of malice or imbecility; it is a low, frivolous, and too often a dirty business. There are neighborhoods where it rages like a pest; churches are split in pieces by it, and neighbor made enemies for life. Let the young avoid or cure it while they may.
Jack Holland
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Warren Buffett