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Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Thomas A. Edison
It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.
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.
It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can't miss.
Not for nothing is their motto TGIF - 'Thank God It's Friday.' They live for the weekends, when they can go do what they really want to do.
Richard Nelson Bolles
Our work is the presentation of our capabilities.
The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.
Great companies are built on great products.
Ideas pull the trigger, but instinct loads the gun.
In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later.
Harold S. Geneen
Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done.
Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.
Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.
A cardinal principle of Total Quality escapes too many managers: you cannot continuously improve interdependent systems and processes until you progressively perfect interdependent, interpersonal relationships.
And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
No enterprise is more likely to succeed than one concealed from the enemy until it is ripe for execution.
If you owe the bank $100 that's your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that's the bank's problem.
J. Paul Getty
If you want to kill any idea in the world, get a committee working on it.
People are definitely a company's greatest asset. It doesn't make any difference whether the product is cars or cosmetics. A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
Mary Kay Ash
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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