I had to make my own living and my own opportunity. But I made it! Don't sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.— Madam C. J. Walker
Pleasurable Business Opportunity quotations
A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
Some jobs pay better, some jobs smell better, and some jobs have no business being treated like careers. But work is never the enemy, regardless of the wage. Because somewhere between the job and the paycheck, there’s still a thing called opportunity, and that’s what people need to pursue.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
If you're going to be thinking anyway, think big!
A customer is the most important visitor on our premises.
He is not dependent on us. We are dependent on him. He is not an interruption in our work. He is the purpose of it. He is not an outsider in our business. He is part of it. We are not doing him a favor by serving him. He is doing us a favor by giving us an opportunity to do so.
A good portfolio is more than a long list of good stocks and bonds.
It is a balanced whole, providing the investor with protections and opportunities with respect to a wide range of contingencies.
A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life.
Business opportunities are like buses, there's always another one coming.
I believe in destiny. But I also believe that you can’t just sit back and let destiny happen. A lot of times, an opportunity might fall into your lap, but you have to be ready for that opportunity. You can’t sit there waiting on it. A lot of times you are going to have to get out there and make it happen.
Being an entrepreneur isn't really about starting a business.
It's a way of looking at the world: seeing opportunity where others see obstacles, taking risks when others take refuge.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
I'm the head coach at LSU. I will be the head coach at LSU. I have no interest in talking to anybody else. I got a championship game to play, and I'm excited for the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it. Please ask me after. I'm busy. Thank you very much. Have a great day!
When parents see their children's problems as opportunities to build the relationship instead of as negative, burdensome irritations, it totally changes the nature of parent-child interaction. Parents become more willing, even excited, about deeply understanding and helping their children. . . . This paradigm is powerful in business as well.
Be ready when opportunity comes...Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others... I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.
Do not rush into a business just because you have the capital.
You'd lose your shirt if you jump into it recklessly. Do your homework first. Study the market and look for that golden opportunity. Whatever business you choose to go into, it must be something that you can pursue with passion.
You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new strategy.
Managing your problems can only make you good, whereas building your opportunities is the only way to become great.
I’ll keep it short and sweet - Family.
Religion. Friendship. These are the three demons you must slay if you wish to succeed in business.
I have never once regretted missing a business opportunity so that I could be with my children and grandchildren.
In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.
The message from Wal-Mart today to the rest of the business community is there need not be any conflict between the environment and the economy. We will find the way not only to reconcile (those), but to find new profits and new opportunities as we do the right thing.
A good businessman must have nose for business the same way a journalist has nose for news. In places where people see a lot of obstacles, I see a lot of opportunities. A good businessman sees where others don’t see.
Have the end in mind and every day make sure your working towards it.
If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you're not sure you can do it, say yes - then learn how to do it later.
Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work.
But if you're not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were.
Luck? Luck is hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't.
Don't spend so much time trying to choose the perfect opportunity, that you miss the right opportunity.
Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.
We are so busy telling God where we would like to go.
We wait with the idea of some great opportunity, something sensational, and when it comes we are quick to cry, 'Here am I.' Readiness for God means that we are ready to do the tiniest little thing or the great big thing, it makes no difference.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Those who believe that we have reached the limit of business progress and employment opportunity in this country are like the farmer who had two windmills and pulled one down because he was afraid there was not enough wind for both.
People do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories and magic.
Results are obtained by exploiting opportunities, not by solving problems.
We are racing toward a world of abundance, and we are going to be increasing the quality of life for everyone on this planet. The world's biggest problems are the world's biggest business opportunities.
In life and in business, you need to be good-hearted and trustworthy, and to have integrity. This is the way to build long-term relationships. It is also important to be optimistic and to look at challenges as opportunities.
When opportunity comes, it is too late to prepare.
Success is really about being ready for the good opportunities that come before you. It's not to have a detailed plan of everything that you're going to do. You can't plan innovation or inspiration, but you can be ready for it, and when you see it, you can jump on it.
The #1 business opportunity for those who want to create new wealth is educating consumers about products and services that will improve their lives.
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
Any practice of business which would dominate the country by its own selfish interest is a destruction of equality of opportunity. Government in business, except in emergency, is also a destruction of equal opportunity and the incarnation of tyranny through bureaucracy.
I calculated the amount of time I spent with my father during my entire life.
.. the total amount of time I had with him, if you add up the hours, was about two months. My father was a busy man... we had very few opportunities to really sit down and talk as father and son.