Best quotes by the American Businessman J. Paul Getty

In times of rapid change, experience could be your worst enemy.
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If you can actually count your money, then you're not a rich man.
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  • Money

To succeed in business, to reach the top, an individual must know all it is possible to know about that business.
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Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells.
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I buy when other people are selling.
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  • Business

There are always opportunities through which businessmen can profit handsomely if they will only recognize and seize them.
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My father said: You must never try to make all the money that's in a deal. Let the other fellow make some money too, because if you have a reputation for always making all the money, you won't have many deals.
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The man who comes up with a means for doing or producing almost anything better, faster or more economically has his future and his fortune at his fingertips.
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The individual who wants to reach the top in business must appreciate the might of the force of habit and must understand that practices are what create habits. He must be quick to break those habits that can break him and hasten to adopt those practices that will become the habits that help him achieve the success he desires.
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  • Habits

The meek shall inherit the earth, but not its mineral rights.
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  • Inheritance

I hate to be a failure. I hate and regret the failure of my marriages. I would gladly give all my millions for just one lasting marital success.
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Without the element of uncertainty, the bringing off of even, the greatest business triumph would be dull, routine, and eminently unsatisfying.
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  • Risk

If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.
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  • Wealth

Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train. Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going sixty miles an hour and you're just sitting still?
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  • Work

Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.
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No one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or 'get rich' in business by being a conformist.
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Oil is like a wild animal. Whoever captures it has it.
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There are one hundred men seeking security to one able man who is willing to risk his fortune.
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Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from the stamp and esteem of the ages through which they have passed.
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If you owe the bank $100 that's your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that's the bank's problem.
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