Business Quotes

Business quotes

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. - Theodore Roosevelt

If all you can do is crawl, start crawling. - Rumi

Marketing takes a day to learn. Unfortunately it takes a lifetime to master. - Phil Kolter

The purest treasure mortal times can afford is a spotless reputation. - William Shakespeare

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions - Oliver Wendell Holmes

Don't find customers for your products, find products for your customers. - Seth Godin

Self-trust is the first secret of success. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Pixar is seen by a lot of folks as an overnight success, but if you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time. - Steve Jobs

A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts. - Richard Branson

The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. - Confucius

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Expect excellence - but not perfection - Jim Estill

The urgent can drown out the important. - Marissa Mayer

I do not try and dance better than anyone else, I only try to dance better than myself. - Mikhail Baryshnikov

No human being really understands another, and no one can arrange anther's happiness. - Graham Greene

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. - William James

A drive to succeed is important, but a drive to prepare is even more important - Bobby Knight

To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness. - John Dewey

When I make a mistake, it's a beauty! - Fiorello La Guardia

You may delay, but time will not. - Benjamin Franklin

Nothing is more revealing than a movement, actions do speak. - Martha Graham

I always entertain great hopes. - Robert Frost

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. - Eleanor Roosevelt

You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. - Marcus Aurelius

Courage: the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently. - Maya Angelou

Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission. - Zig Ziglar

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. - Albert Einstein

Happiness depends upon ourselves. - Aristotle

Imagination is the highest form of research. - Albert Einstein

Genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration. - Thomas A. Edison

Always remember, your focus determines your reality. - George Lucas

You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club. - Jack London

It's hard to beat a person who never gives up. - Babe Ruth

I dream my painting and I paint my dream. - Vincent van Gogh

Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare. - Japanese Proverb

In preparing for a battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. - Dwight D. Eisenhower

Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. - Vincent Van Gogh

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. - Henry Ford

The first and best victory is to conquer self - Plato

Rule your mind or it will rule you. - Horace

It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things. - Henry David Thoreau

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face - Eleanor Roosevelt

We don't see things the way they are. We see them the way we are - Talmud

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself - George Bernard Shaw

A river cuts through the rock not because of its power but because of its persistence. - James Watkins

You have a very powerful mind that can make anything happen as long as you keep yourself centered. - Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

The top leaders job is to get others to lead. - Bill George

We know what we are but we know not what we may be. - Shakespeare

The race is not always to the swift but to those who keep going - Anon

Perfection is not attainable but if we chase perfection, we catch excellence - Vince Lombardi

What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise - Oscar Wilde

Fortune sides with him who dares. - Virgil

Everything you can imagine is real. - Pablo Picasso

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