Business Quotes

In all things preserve integrity; and the consciousness of thine own uprightness will alleviate the toil of business, soften the hardness of ill - Success and disappointments, and give thee an humble confidence before God, when the ingratitude of man, or the iniquity of the times may rob thee of other rewards.
Barbara Paley
Every man has business and desire, Such as it is.
William Shakespeare

William feathe - not a tenth of us who are in business are doing...
Jesse louis jackson - the white, the hispanic, the black, the arab, the...
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]
Let me tell you quite bluntly that this king business has given me personally nothing but headaches.
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi

Abraham lincoln - discourage litigation. persuade your neighbors to...
When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.
William Wrigley Jr.
Playing dead not only comes in handy when face to face with a bear, but also at important business meetings.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Science... warns me to be careful how I adopt a view which jumps with my preconceptions, and to require stronger evidence for such belief than for one to which I was previously hostile. My business is to teach my aspirations to conform themselves to fact, not to try and make facts harmonize with my aspirations.
Thomas Huxley
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
The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark.
Jack Anderson
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
The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
Will Rogers
I find the whole business of religion profoundly interesting. But it does mystify me that otherwise intelligent people take it seriously.
Douglas Adams, Salmon of Doubt, 2002
No business which depends for its existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country. By living wages I mean more than a bare subsistence level - - I mean the wages of decent living.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
No one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or get rich in business by being a conformist.
J. Paul Getty
Eat and drink with your relatives; do business with strangers.
Greek Prove
Talk of nothing but business, and dispatch that business quickly.
Aldus Manutius, Placard on the door of the Aldine Press
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
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
I ran the wrong kind of business, but I did it with integrity.
Sydney Biddle Barrows
Proverbs are in the world of thought what gold coin is in the world of business - Great value in small compass, and equally current among all people. Sometimes the proverb may be false, the coin counterfeit, but in both cases the false proves the value of the true.
D. March
One who is too wise an observer of the business of others, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
Alexander Pope
Nothing is illegal if a hundred businessmen decide to do it.
Andrew Young
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
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
John Cleese
My business is not to remake myself, But make the absolute best of what God made.
Robert Browning
Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
Tom Robbins
Every man has business and desire, Such as it is.
William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 5
The law is a horrible business.
Clarence Darrow
What is the first business of one who practices philosophy? To get rid of self - Conceit. For it is impossible for anyone to begin to learn that which he thinks he already knows.
Epictetus, Discourses
Drive thy business or it will drive thee.
Benjamin Franklin
As we face a new era of world history, there is an urgent need for the true Church of Jesus Christ, the Body of Christ, to be about the business God has called us to, the work of ministry. And this is a work that every believer is called to be actively involved in.
Edward Bedore
The success combination in business is Do what you do better... and Do more of what you do...
David Joseph Schwartz
Anyone who says businessmen deal in facts, not fiction, has never read old five - Year projections.
Malcom Forbes
Businesses planned for service are apt to succeed businesses planned for profit are apt to fail.
Nicholas Murray Butle
And, of course, you have the commercials where savvy businesspeople Get Ahead by using their MacIntosh computers to create the ultimate American business product: a really sharp - Looking report.
Dave Barry
Politics is the art of preventing people from sticking their noses in things that are properly their business.
Paul Val? ry
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