Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.— Karl Marx
Astonishing Business Man quotations
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you.
As a goalkeeper you need to be good at organising the people in front of you and motivating them. You need to see what's going on and react to the threats. Just like a good manager in business.
I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans;
I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.
O man you are busy working for the world, and the world is busy trying to turn you out.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
I served in all commissioned ranks from Second Lieutenant to Major-General.
And during that period, I spent most of my time being a high class muscle-man for Big Business, for Wall Street and for the Bankers. In short, I was a racketeer, a gangster for capitalism.
I would love to see Mr. (Henry) Ford in there, really. I don't know who started the idea that a President must be a Politician instead of a Business man. A Politician can't run any other kind of business. So there is no reason why he can run the U.S. That's the biggest single business in the World.
All progress depends on the unreasonable man.
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
No man is a success in business unless he loves his work.
Leadership is not for the faint of heart
A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.
We do not say that a man who takes no interest in public affairs is a man who minds his own business. We say he has no business being here at all.
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive.
How many men ever went to a barbecue and would let one man take off the table what's intended for 9/10th of the people to eat? The only way you'll ever be able to feed the balance of the people is to make that man come back and bring back some of that grub that he ain't got no business with!
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Do not give your attention to what others do or fail to do; give it to what you do or fail to do.
I would like to be the first man in the gym business to throw out my scale.
If you don't like what you see in the mirror, what difference does it make what the scale says?
The true worth of a man is to be measured by the objects he pursues.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
I believe in the Golden Rule - The Man with the Gold... Rules.
Advertising tries to stimulate our sensuous desires, converting luxuries into necessities, but it only intensifies man's inner misery. The business world is bent on creating hungers which its wares never satisfy, and thus it adds to the frustrations and broken minds of our times.
It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him.
Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.
A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.
If prisons, freight trains, swamps, and gators don't get ya to write songs, man, y'ain't got no business writin' songs.
The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet.
Though we seem grieved at the shortness of life in general, we are wishing every period of it at an end. The minor longs to be at age, then to be a man of business, then to make up an estate, then to arrive at honors, then to retire.
When steam first began to pump and wheels go round at so many revolutions per minute, what are called business habits were intended to make the life of man run in harmony with the steam engine, and his movement rival the train in punctuality.
In all cities, the better classes - the business men - are the sources of corruption, but they are so rarely pursued and caught that we do not fully realize whence the trouble comes.
If you want to test a man’s character give him power.
One great cause of failure of young men in business is lack of concentration.
Do not think a man has done his full duty when he has performed the work assigned him. A man will never rise if he does only this. Promotion comes from exceptional work.
Equal interchange of goods and service between buyer and seller is the keynote of tomorrow's business world when the vision of the modern business man awakens him to the wisdom of writing that policy into his code of ethics.
Words of comfort skillfully administered are the oldest therapy known to man.
Rather than ignore those who choose to publish their opinions without actually talking to me, I am happy to dispel any rumors or misconceptions and am quite proud to say that I am a very content gay man living my life to the fullest and feel most fortunate to be working with wonderful people in the business I love.
The man who does not work for the love of work but only for money is not likely to make money nor find much fun in life.
The man who starts out simply with the idea of getting rich won't succeed, you must have a larger ambition.
A man's judgment is best when he can forget himself and any reputation he may have acquired and can concentrate wholly on making the right decisions.
The idea that nations should love one another, or that business concerns or marketing boards should love one another, or that a man in Portugal should love a man in Peru of whom he has never heard --it is absurd, unreal, dangerous. The fact is we can only love what we know personally. And we cannot know much.