Business Quotes

In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins cash and experience. Take the experience first the cash will come later.
Harold Green
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A useful definition of liberty is obtained only by seeking the principle of liberty in the main business of human life, that is to say, in the process by which men educate their responses and learn to control their environment.
Walter Lippman
My business is not to remake myself, but to make the absolute best of what God made.
Robert Browning
Nothing is illegal if one hundred businessmen decide to do it.
Andrew Young
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

In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative original thinker unless you can also sell what you create. Management cannot be expected to recognize a good idea unless it is presented to them by a good salesman.
David M. Ogilvy
Miguel de cervantes - let every man mind his own business....
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill. I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy, ay, to life itself than this incessant business.
Henry David Thoreau
Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality.
Henry Ward Beeche
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
I really do plan to get out of show business within five years or so.
Bill Cosby, Playboy Interview - May 1969
A dinner lubricates business.
Lord William Stowell
Time spent in the advertising business seems to create a permanent deformity like the Chinese habit of foot - Binding.
Dean Gooderham Acheson
Eat and drink with your relatives; do business with strangers.
Greek Prove
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
Politics is the art of preventing people from sticking their noses in things that are properly their business.
Paul Val? ry
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
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 first mistake in public business is the going into it.
Benjamin Franklin
Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone.
Sigmund Freud
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Warren Buffett
I ran the wrong kind of business, but I did it with integrity.
Sydney Biddle Barrows
Our business in this world is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits.
Robert Louis Stephenson
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
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
The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart.
William Butler Yeats
Dressing up is inevitably a substitute for good ideas. It is no coincidence that technically inept business types are known as suits.
Paul Graham, September 2004
No one travelling on a business trip would be missed if he failed to arrive.
Thorstein Veblen
In the whole wretched business there was something generous that was doing its best to flower.
J. M. Coetzee, Disgrace (novel)
Business today consists in persuading crowds.
Gerald Stanley Lee
Not a tenth of us who are in business are doing as well as we could if we merely followed the principles that were known to our grandfathers.
William Feathe
The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
Will Rogers
Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine.
Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
Strong minded, resolutely willed, you can create out of nothing a great business, a huge empire, a new world. Others have and they have no monopoly.
Claude M. Bristol
The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.
Ambrose Bierce
Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.
Edgar Watson Howe
My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. On steel industry executives who increased prices.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
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
Anyone who says businessmen deal in facts, not fiction, has never read old five - Year projections.
Malcom Forbes