For what shall it profit a man, if he gain the whole world, and suffer the loss of his soul?
The true way to gain much, is never to desire to gain too much.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
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And gain is gain, however small.
What is does a person profit if they gain the whole world and lose their soul.
When we practice loving kindness and compassion we are the first ones to profit.
Profit in business comes from repeat customers, customers that boast about your project or service, and that bring friends with them.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.
Art is making something out of nothing and selling it.
Profit is not the legitimate purpose of business.
The legitimate purpose of business is to provide a product or service that people need and do it so well that it's profitable.
No gain is so certain as that which proceeds from the economical use of what you already have.
The more you say, the less people remember. The fewer the words, the greater the profit.
Those who stay current can profit from the waves of change, those who don't will be swept away.
What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own soul?
Christians are supposed not merely to endure change, nor even to profit by it, but to cause it.
Civilization and profits go hand in hand.
We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it.
Take all the fools out of this world and there wouldn't be any fun living in it, or profit.
It's a failure of national vision when you regard children as weapons, and talents as materials you can mine, assay, and fabricate for profit and defense.
War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.
The investor of today does not profit from yesterday's growth.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit.
The smell of profit is clean and sweet, whatever the source.
Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes us pay dearly for its instruction; and often the profit we derive, is not worth the price we paid.
To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
He that hath a trade hath an estate; he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honor.
Profit and morality are a hard combination to beat.
Take every gain without showing remorse about missed profits, because an eel may escape sooner than you think.
Profits are like breathing. You have to have them. But who would stay alive just to breathe?
Admire a small ship, but put your freight in a large one;
for the larger the load, the greater will be the profit upon profit.
Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
How I Love Lucy was born? We decided that instead of divorce lawyers profiting from our mistakes, we'd profit from them.
Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart.
There is no philosophy which is not founded upon knowledge of the phenomena, but to get any profit from this knowledge it is absolutely necessary to be a mathematician.
Entrepreneurial profit is the expression of the value of what the entrepreneur contributes to production.
The substance of the eminent Socialist gentlemen's speech is that making a profit is a sin. It is my belief that the real sin is taking a loss!
What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?
In the state of nature profit is the measure of right.
Profitability doesn't happen when you're walking on bullshit.
It is always sound business to take any obtainable net gain, at any cost and at any risk to the rest of the community.
Your bottom line starts with your front line.
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
Nowadays the rage for possession has got to such a pitch that there is nothing in the realm of nature, whether sacred or profane, out of which profit cannot be squeezed.
You British plundered half the world for your own profit.
Let's not pass it off as the Age of Enlightenment.
If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work.
Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy;
profit from folly rather than participate in it.
If you count all your assets you always show a profit.
War is never economically beneficial except for those in position to profit from war expenditures.
Well, I started thinking about what you were saying about how your movies need to make a profit. Now, what is the one thing, if you put it in a movie, it'll be successful?
What would it profit thee to be the first Of echoes, tho thy tongue should live forever, A thing that answers, but hath not a thought As lasting but as senseless as a stone.
Nationalized industries are notorious for their inability to operate at a profit.