1. 10

    The key to success is being in the right place at the right time, recognizing that you are there, and taking action!

  2. 9

    You're only as good as the people you hire.

  3. 8

    When you're green, your growing. When you're ripe, you rot.

  4. 7

    That's the name of the game ... pleasing the customer. If we ever lose sight of that fact, we've lost the ball game.

  5. 6

    If any of my competitors were drowning, I'd stick a hose in their mouth and turn on the water. It is ridiculous to call this an industry. This is not. This is rat eat rat, dog eat dog. I'll kill 'em, and I'm going to kill 'em before they kill me. You're talking about the American way - of survival of the fittest.

  6. 5

    It requires a certain kind of mind to see beauty in a hamburger bun.

  7. 4

    The more I help others to succeed, the more I succeed.

  8. 3

    The definition of salesmanship is the gentle art of letting the customer have it your way.

  9. 2

    If you work just for money, you'll never make it, but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.

  10. 1

    Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.

  11. Last Update: 1 December 2022

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