Business Quotes

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Define your business goals clearly so that others can see them as you do.
George F. Burns

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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
For no phase of life, whether public or private, whether in business or in the home, whether one is working on what concerns oneself alone or dealing with another, can be without its moral duty; on the discharge of such duties depends all that is morally right, and on their neglect all that is morally wrong in life.
Marcus Tullius Cicero, On Duties I
Businesses planned for service are apt to succeed businesses planned for profit are apt to fail.
Nicholas Murray Butle

Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
Thomas Carlyle
The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away.
Ronald Reagan
Jerry We live in a cynical world. A cynical world. And we work in a business of tough competitors. I love you. You... complete me.
Jerry Maguire
Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art of all.
Andy Warhol
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
The sad news is, nobody owes you a career. Your career is literally your business. You own it as a sole proprietor. You have one employee: yourself. You need to accept ownership of your career, your skills and the timing of your moves.
Andrew Grove, Co - Founder and Chairman of Intel Corporation, Only the Paranoid Survive
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
Let me tell you quite bluntly that this king business has given me personally nothing but headaches.
Mohammed Reza Pahlavi
Every man has business and desire, Such as it is.
William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 5
The most successful businessman is the man who holds onto the old just as long as it is good, and grabs the new just as soon as it is better.
Robert P. Vanderpoel
Business is like riding a bicycle. Either you keep moving or you fall down.
Frank Lloyd Wright
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
I have found adventure in flying, in world travel, in business, and even close at hand... Adventure is a state of mind - And spirit.
Jacqueline Cochran
My business is not to remake myself, But make the absolute best of what God made.
Robert Browning
Keeping a little ahead of conditions is one of the secrets of business.
Charles M. Schwa
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
The law is a horrible business.
Clarence Darrow
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
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
Robert Louis Stevenson
My success just evolved from working hard at the business at hand each day.
Johnny Carson
Business is always interfering with pleasure, but it makes other pleasures possible.
William Faulkne
When you are eight years old, nothing is any of your business.
Lenny Bruce
Hurting people is my business.
Sugar Ray Robinson
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
It violates right order whenever capital so employees the working or wage - Earning classes as to divert business and economic activity entirely to its own arbitrary will and advantage without, the social character of economic life, social justice, and the common good.
Pope Pius XI
Arthur Schopenhauer Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
Henry David Thoreau
There is one and only one social responsibility of business - To use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud.
Milton Friedman
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
Boxing is just show business with blood.
Frank Bruno
A great preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you.
Joseph Rickaby
What other people think about me is not my business.
Michael J. Fox, Lucky Man - A memoi
The state has no business in the bedrooms of the nation.
Pierre Trudeau, CBC Archives
When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.
William Wrigley Jr.
No one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or get rich in business by being a conformist.
J. Paul Getty