Business Quotes

Boxing is just show business with blood.
Frank Bruno
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
Abraham Lincoln

Sidney madwed - would you want to do business with a person who...
Andrew grove, co - founder and chairman of intel corporation, only the paranoid survive - the sad news is, nobody owes you a career. your...
I still have a lot to learn - About the business, about music, and about myself. Its exciting.
Britney Spears
The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
Will Rogers

Henry steele commage - it is probably safe to say that over a long...
The government consists of a gang of men exactly like you and me. They have, taking one with another, no special talent for the business of government they have only a talent for getting and holding office.
H. L. Mencken
My business is not to remake myself, But make the absolute best of what God made.
Robert Browning
No one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or get rich in business by being a conformist.
J. Paul Getty
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]
Playing dead not only comes in handy when face to face with a bear, but also at important business meetings.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
The state has no business in the bedrooms of the nation.
Pierre Trudeau, CBC Archives
Haste in every business brings failures.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus
Make it thy business to know thyself, which is the most difficult lesson in the world.
Miguel de Cervantes
When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.
William Wrigley Jr.
Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.
Robert Louis Stephenson
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
Arthur Schopenhauer Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
Henry David Thoreau
Live together like brothers and do business like strangers.
Arab Prove
Asking to meet with Italian businessmen instead of government officials. I want to talk to these people because they stay in power and you change all the time.
Nikita Khrushchev
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
A man should not leave this earth with unfinished business. He should live each day as if it was a pre - Flight check. He should ask each morning, am I prepared to lift - Off.
Andrew Schneide
Business today consists in persuading crowds.
Gerald Stanley Lee
Editor: a person employed on a newspaper whose business it is to seperate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed.
Elbert Hubbard
Men in Great Place are thrice Servants Servants of the Sovereign or State Servants of Fame and Servants of Business It is strange desire to seek Power and to lose Liberty.
Francis Bacon
Businesses planned for service are apt to succeed businesses planned for profit are apt to fail.
Nicholas Murray Butle
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Warren Buffett
Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed.
Elbert Hubbard
Hurting people is my business.
Sugar Ray Robinson
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
Benjamin Franklin
Living in the past is a dull and lonely business looking back strains the neck muscles, causes you to bump into people not going your way.
Edna Ferbe
Business more than any other occupation is a continual dealing with the future it is a continual calculation, an instinctive exercise in foresight.
Henry Robinson Luce
Everyone is in business for himself, for he is selling his services, labor or ideas. Until one realizes that this is true he will not take conscious charge of his life and will always be looking outside himself for guidance.
Sidney Madwed
A man should not leave this earth with unfinished business. He should live each day as if it was a pre - Flight check. He should ask each morning, am I prepared to lift - Off?
Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider, Northern Exposure, All is Vanity, 1991
The white, the Hispanic, the black, the Arab, the Jew, the woman, the Native American, the small farmer, the businessperson, the environmentalist, the peace activist, the young, the old, the lesbian, the gay and the disabled make up the American quilt.
Jesse Louis Jackson
Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
Thomas Carlyle
The chief business of the American people is business.
Calvin Coolidge, Speech in Washington, Jan. 17, 1925
When you are eight years old, nothing is any of your business.
Lenny Bruce