There are two kinds of companies, those that work to try to charge more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second.
Regard it as just as desirable to build a chicken house as to build a cathedral.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Carpe per diem - seize the check.
When did it become a problem to be a small businessman and become successful? The small businessman - like my father, or like me?
Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.
The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.
Our business is infested with idiots who try to impress by using pretentious jargon.
Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
I buy when other people are selling.
J. Paul Getty
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.
The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on.
My son is now an 'entrepreneur.' That's what you're called when you don't have a job.
If you don't drive your business, you will be driven out of business.
B. C. Forbes
Web users ultimately want to get at data quickly and easily. They don't care as much about attractive sites and pretty design.
Our work is the presentation of our capabilities.
I'm not a driven businessman, but a driven artist. I never think about money. Beautiful things make money.
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
Wise are those who learn that the bottom line doesn't always have to be their top priority.
William Arthur Ward
Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.
The fastest way to succeed is to look as if you're playing by somebody else's rules, while quietly playing by your own.
Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.
Don't simply retire from something; have something to retire to.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.
Thomas J. Watson
Business is in itself a power.
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.
Government in the U.S. today is a senior partner in every business in the country.
The way to get things done is not to mind who gets the credit for doing them.
The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such. All leaders whose fitness is questioned are clearly lacking in force.
Look at growth, look at how much time people spend on the Net and look at the variety of things that they are doing. It's all really good, so I am actually encouraged by the fundamentals that underlie usage growth on the Net.
Family farms and small businesses are the backbone of our communities.
I don't think meals have any business being deductible. I'm for separation of calories and corporations.
Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart.
If you aren't playing well, the game isn't as much fun. When that happens I tell myself just to go out and play as I did when I was a kid.
Thomas J. Watson
We don't have a monopoly. We have market share. There's a difference.
What we've gone through in the last several years has caused some people to question 'Can we trust Microsoft?'
The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.
Arthur C. Clarke
I get to play golf for a living. What more can you ask for - getting paid for doing what you love.
Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness.
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