Quotes: business

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  • Aaron Sorkin
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    But HBO is less interested in how many people are watching than in how much the people who are watching are liking the show. They didn't set up their business model to make writers happy. It's just a nice unintended consequence.
  • Adam Duritz
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    But what you realise after you've been in the business for a while is that people develop opinions about you that don't have anything to do with your music, they like or dislike you for a million reasons, they like or dislike you for your last record.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
  • Steve Martin
    Steve Martin
    American actor, comedian, writer, producer and musician 1945-
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    Comedy may be big business but it isn't pretty.
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.
  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran Lebowitz
    American journalist 1951-
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    Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step - it is an old business procedure.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
  • Doing business without advertising is like winking at a girl in the dark. You know what you are doing, but nobody else does.

    Source: Marketing Management and Administrative Action

  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    Don't forget until too late that the business of life is not business, but living.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
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    Don't steal; thou it never thus compete successfully in business. Cheat.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Drive thy business or it will drive thee.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Drive your business, let not you're business drive you.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Dying is a troublesome business: there is pain to be suffered, and it wrings one's heart; but death is a splendid thing -a warfare accomplished, a beginning all over again, a triumph. You can always see that in their faces.
  • James Cash Penney
    James Cash Penney
    American businessman and entrepreneur 1875-1971
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    Every business is built on friendship.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
    Jean Baudrillard
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    Executives are like joggers. If you stop a jogger, he goes on running on the spot. If you drag an executive away from his business, he goes on running on the spot, pawing the ground, talking business. He never stops hurtling onwards, making decisions and executing them.