Favorite Quotes from Business and Life

  1. If you don’t like change, you’re going to like irrelevance even less”
    Eric Shinseki
  2. “In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.”
    Warren Buffett.
  3. You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
    Eleanor Roosevelt
  4. “Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes it’s built on catastrophe.”
    Sumner Redstone
  5. Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got.
    Janis Joplin
  6. “Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence”
    Vince Lombardi
  7. I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.
    Mother Theresa
  8. “I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn’t know how to get along without it. “
    Walt Disney
  9. “Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.”
    Ray Kroc
  10. A woman is like a tea bag. She only knows her strength when put in hot water.
    Nancy Reagan
  11. “By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day. “
    Robert Frost
  12. I will just create, and if it works, it works, and if it doesn’t, I’ll create something else. I don’t have any limitations on what I think I could do or be.
    Oprah Winfrey
  13. “Our job is satisfying the American public. We must give most of the people what they want most of the time.”
    William Paley
  14. Never limit yourself because of others’ limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination.
    Mae Jemison, astronaut
  15. Be bold. If you’re going to make an error, make a doozey, and don’t be afraid to hit the ball
    Billie Jean King
  16. “The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.”
    Stephen Hawking
  17. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door”
    Milton Berle
  18. “Success is the child of audacity”
    Benjamin Disraeli
  19. “I find my greatest pleasure, and so my reward, in the work that precedes what the world calls success.”
    Thomas Edison
  20. “Never let your schooling interfere with your education.”
    Mark Twain
  21. “The fastest way to succeed? Look like you’re playing by someone else’s rules while quietly playing by your own.”
    Michael Korda
  22. Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
    Andy Warhol
  23. “Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers”
    Voltaire
  24. “We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.”
    Carlos Castaneda
  25. “When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on”
    Franklin D. Roosevelt