The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

— Malcolm Forbes

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Failure is success if we learn from it.

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Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.

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All work and no play makes jack. With enough jack, Jack needn't be a dull boy.

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Malcolm Forbes quote It's always worthwhile to make others aw

It's always worthwhile to make others aware of their worth.

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If you've had a good time playing the game, you're a winner even if you lose.

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The dumbest people I know are those who know it all.

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There are a handful of companies who understand all successful business operations come down to three basic principles; People---Product---Profit. Without top people, you cannot do much with the other two.

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Malcolm Forbes quote Too many people overvalue what they are

Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.

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When you cease to dream you cease to live.

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The only unforgivable sin: Being unforgiving.

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A little reciprocity goes a long way.

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Since you have to do the things you have to do, be wise enough to do some of the things you want to do.

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One of the ceaseless wonders of the world: The power of a smile.

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The key to success is not through achievement, but through enthusiasm.

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About Malcolm Forbes

Quotes 187 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Publisher
Birthday August 19, 1919

In the long run, a short cut seldom is.

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Keeping score of old scores and scars, getting even and one-upping, always makes you less than you are.

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People who say that money isn't the most important thing in the world are usually broke.

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Nothing is sometimes the right thing to say.

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Putting pen to paper lights more fire than matches ever will

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How to succeed? Try hard enough.

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Living and dreaming are two different things - but you can't do one without the other.

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Meanness demeans the demeaner far more than the demeaned.

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If the shoe fits you're lucky.

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As you get older, don't slow down. Speed up. There's less time left!

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The best buy by way of management is brains-at any price.

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Give naught, get same. Give much, get same.

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Blaming destiny is a poor out for those who don't reach desired destinations.

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The art of conversation lies in listening.

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Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.

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I think the terror most people are concerned with is the IRS.

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No one ever dies wishing they'd spent more time at the office.

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On New York's Palm restaurant: Their steaks are often good, but the lobsters-with claws the size of Arnold Schwarzenegger's forearms-are as glazed and tough as most of the customers.

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If you don't know what you want to do, it's harder to do it.

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It's more fun to arrive a conclusion than to justify it.

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Old age is not for sissies.

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There is never enough time, unless you're serving it.

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For some of us it seems like yesterday when Ike was in the White House, the U.

S. Senate censured Joe McCarthy, and the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that racial segregation in public school was unconstitutional.

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Since we had nothing to do with our arrival and usually are not consulted about our departure, what makes so many of us think we're entitled to so much while we're here?

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At the heart of any good business is a chief executive officer with one.

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Some days are for living. Others are for getting through.

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Most oldsters are fascinated by the Future, while the young love to look back to earlier days, especially their own.

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I made my money the old-fashioned way. I was very nice to a wealthy relative right before he died.

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A big cigar in a young face requires the best of both.

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It is unfortunate we can't buy many business executives for what they are worth and sell them for what they think they are worth.

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None of my other investments give me the joy that autographs do because they make me feel that I am holding a piece of history in my hands.

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People who matter are most aware that everyone else does too.

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The hardest work of all - doing nothing.

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People who stare deserve the looks they get.

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Isn't it fortunate how selective our recollections usually are.

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Speculator: One who bought stocks that went down.

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Are you not justified in feeling inferior, when you seek to cover it up with arrogance and insolence?

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