Quotes: business

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  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
    Source: News Journal (3 August 1965)
  • H. Ross Perot
    H. Ross Perot
    American businessman & politician, founder EDS 1930-
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    Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships.
  • Jacques Barzun
    Jacques Barzun
    French-American historian 1907-2012
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    In any assembly the simplest way to stop transacting business and split the ranks is to appeal to a principal.
  • Thomas C. Haliburton
    Thomas C. Haliburton
    Canadian jurist, writer 1796-1865
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    Punctuality is the soul of business.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
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    Raising children is an incredibly hard and risky business in which no cumulative wisdom is gained: each generation repeats the mistakes the previous one made.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    The most sensible people to be met with in society are men of business and of the world, who argue from what they see and know, instead of spinning cobweb distinctions of what things ought to be.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    There is nothing more requisite in business than dispatch.
  • Lewis Carroll
    Lewis Carroll
    British Writer, Mathematician 1832-1898
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    ''If everybody minded their own business,'' the Duchess said in a hoarse growl, ''the world would go round a deal faster than it does.''
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.
  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    A business like an automobile, has to be driven, in order to get results.
  • A dinner lubricates business.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    A free-enterprise economy depends only on markets, and according to the most advanced mathematical macroeconomic theory, markets depend only on moods: specifically, the mood of the men in the pinstripes, also known as the Boys on the Street. When the Boys are in a good mood, the market thrives; when they get scared or sullen, it is time for each one of us to look into the retail apple business.
  • Amos Bronson Alcott
    Amos Bronson Alcott
    American educator and social reformer 1799-1888
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    A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay.
  • A knowledge of men is the prime secret of business success.
  • Ann Bancroft
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    A life lesson for me is, how do you muster the courage to take on a new risk? Whether it's starting up a business or taking on a new project or expedition. I think the risks that we take are all relative to the risk-taker.
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