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When we practice loving kindness and compassion we are the first ones to profit. ⏤ Rumi

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Those who stay current can profit from the waves of change, those who don't will be swept away.

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For what shall it profit a man, if he gain the whole world, and suffer the loss of his soul?

Jesus Christ, leader

The true way to gain much, is never to desire to gain too much.

Francis Beaumont, playwright

Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.

Plutarch, philosopher

And gain is gain, however small.

Robert Browning, poet

Profit in business comes from repeat customers, customers that boast about your project or service, and that bring friends with them.

W. Edwards Deming, scientist

Art is making something out of nothing and selling it.

Frank Zappa, musician

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.

James Rouse, businessman

No gain is so certain as that which proceeds from the economical use of what you already have.


Civilization and profits go hand in hand.

Calvin Coolidge, president

War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.

George Orwell, author

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.

John Hersey, writer

Profit and morality are a hard combination to beat.

Hubert Humphrey, politician

Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.

Sophocles, poet

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.

Daniel Bernoulli, mathematician

How I Love Lucy was born? We decided that instead of divorce lawyers profiting from our mistakes, we'd profit from them.

Lucille Ball, comedian

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.

Hesiod, poet

Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart.

Scott Adams, cartoonist

Profits are like breathing. You have to have them. But who would stay alive just to breathe?

Maurice Mascaranhas,

Take every gain without showing remorse about missed profits, because an eel may escape sooner than you think.

Lope de Vega, playwright

Nationalized industries are notorious for their inability to operate at a profit.

Paul Getty, businessman

War is never economically beneficial except for those in position to profit from war expenditures.

Ron Paul, politician

If you count all your assets you always show a profit.

Wilson Mizner, dramatist

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.

Desiderius Erasmus, philosopher

It is always sound business to take any obtainable net gain, at any cost and at any risk to the rest of the community.

Thorstein Veblen, economist

Your bottom line starts with your front line.

John Villere,

Profitability doesn't happen when you're walking on bullshit.

Jerry Martin,

Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it.

Warren Buffett, business magnate

In the state of nature profit is the measure of right.

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

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.

Frederick Tennyson, poet

What will it profit this country if we... put our man on the Moon by 1970 and at the same time you can't walk down Woodward Avenue in this city without fear of some violence?

Jerome Cavanagh, politician

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?

Ed Wood, director

What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

You British plundered half the world for your own profit. Let's not pass it off as the Age of Enlightenment.

Paddy Chayefsky, dramatist

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.

Nhat Hanh, activist

The private sector is motivated by profit and efficiency and the US government often is not.

Eric Anderson,

It takes nearly as much ability to know how to profit by good advice as to know how to act for one's self.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

I think anyone who uses the web is smart and will profit.

Jason Mraz, musician

Profits on the exchange are the treasures of goblins. At one time they may be carbuncle stones, then coals, then diamonds, then flint stones, then morning dew, then tears.

Lope de Vega, playwright

Corporation: An ingenious device for obtaining profit without individual responsibility.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.

Woody Allen, director

If a man, for private profit, tears at the public news, does so with the impatience of one who thinks he actually owns the news you get, it is against the national interest.

Jimmy Breslin, entertainer

We have to choose between a global market driven only by calculations of short-term profit, and one which has a human face.

Kofi Annan, statesman

That which is unjust can really profit no one; that which is just can really harm no one.

Henry George, economist

Be true to yourself, and, um, don't worry about some large companies' quarterly profit index.

Natalie Merchant, musician

Yes, you are running businesses, and yes, we understand and accept that, but surely there must be a level beyond which profit from news is simply indecent.

Christiane Amanpour, journalist

All my ambition is, I own, to profit and to please unknown; like streams supplied from springs below, which scatter blessings as they go.

Charles Cotton, poet

I want business to prosper and make a profit caused by business expansion and prosperity.

Roy Barnes, politician

Where we're living we have a certain amount of our profit every year it's like a percentage 5 or 7% or something like that that we set aside specifically for charity things.

Jon Fishman, musician

One who works for his own profit is likely to work hard. One who works for the use of others, without profit to himself, is likely not to work any harder than he must.

B. Carroll Reece, politician

Consequently the student who is devoid of talent will derive no more profit from this work than barren soil from a treatise on agriculture.

Quintilian, educator

The moguls are driven by their respective desires for profit - period.

Todd Gitlin, sociologist

The worst crime against working people is a company which fails to operate at a profit.

Samuel Gompers, activist

Such truth, as opposeth no man's profit, nor pleasure, is to all men welcome.

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

Some day the workers will take possession of your city hall, and when we do, no child will be sacrificed on the altar of profit!

Mother Jones, activist

So we really need jobs now. We have to take jobs away from other countries because other countries are taking our jobs. There is practically not a country that does business with the United States that isn't making - let's call it a very big profit. I mean China is going to make $300 billion on us at least this year.

Donald Trump, president

Our position should not be on how to eliminate the competition at all expenses, but we should focus on what we're going to do in order to make sure that Americans turn to the road of prosperity with the trajectory of capitalism, because making a profit is not an evil.

Tim Scott, politician

Free is not an alternative. My company did not turn a profit last year.

Howard Stringer, businessman

I never lost money by turning a profit.

Bernard Baruch, businessman

The best plan is to profit by the folly of others.

Pliny The Elder, author

Little pains In a due hour employ'd great profit yields.

John Philips, poet

The press don't like to say nice things because nice is boring. It's much better to label me the devil. What we do is not brain surgery. We are entertainers, plain and simple, and we're responsible to bring that money back, to make a profit.

Michael Bay, director

The percentage you're paying is too high priced While you're living beyond all your means And the man in the suit has just bought a new car From the profit he's made on your dreams.

Steve Winwood, musician

I have no private interest in the reception of my inventions by the world, having never made, nor proposed to make, the least profit by any of them.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Which is supposed to mean they're doing something in their broadcasting they would not do is they were simply out to maximize profit; if they were really public service institutions, not purely profit maximizing institutions.

Robert McChesney, critic

The fact is that surveys which media people openly admit to show that fewer than twelve percent of their customers believe they're doing a good job, while the average profit margin in television is in the neighborhood of eighty percent.

L. Neil Smith, writer

Farms and ranches contend with much more than quarterly reports and profit margins - the weather can wreak havoc on their quality of life and economic viability. When natural disasters strike, we must do all we can to assist the backbone of our economy.

Ruben Hinojosa, politician

The principal axiom in their theory was: Everything can be proved, and everything can be disproved; and in the process, one must profit as much from the folly of others, and from his own superiority, as he can.

Moses Mendelssohn, philosopher

The British merchants represented that they received some profit indeed from Virginia and South Carolina, as well as the West Indies; but as for the rest of this continent, they were constant losers in trade.

Ezra Stiles, clergyman

We are free, but not to be evil, not to be indifferent to human suffering, not to profit from the people, from the work created and sustained through their spirit of political association, while refusing to contribute to the political state that we profit from.

Jose Marti, activist

There is no harm in patience, and no profit in lamentation. Death is easier to bear (than) that which precedes it, and more severe than that which comes after it. Remember the death of the Apostle of God, and your sorrow will be lessened.

Abu Bakr, leader

My head can get to murder and rape for profit because I can understand greed as a human motive, but I cannot understand the voyeuristic desire to watch such a film. I can comprehend one and I cannot comprehend the other.

Donna Leon, author

Publicity does not come easily, profits do not come easily, and knowledge does not come easily.

Ryan Holiday,

Those who seek to profit by division don't stand a chance.

Henry Rollins, musician

The cult of individuality and personality, which promotes painters and poets only to promote itself, is really a business. The greater the 'genius' of the personage, the greater the profit.

George Grosz, artist

While mainstream media is led by profit, ratings and popularist culture and filtered by the current political climate, Alternative Media is lead solely by the convictions of the campaign and film maker.

Ben Edwards, entertainer

All of us profit from being corrected - if we're corrected in a positive way.

Sam Walton, businessman

I have worked in a very close and cordial way with Norwegian representatives at many international meetings, and the pleasure I felt at those associations was equaled only by the profit I always secured from them.

Lester B. Pearson, politician

When we can figure out a way to really tour and make a profit, then we'll do it again.

Michael McKean, actor

If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only profit when we are dead. You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful.

Aeschylus, poet

Make every thought, every fact, that comes into your mind pay you a profit. Make it work and produce for you. Think of things not as they are but as they might be. Don't merely dream - but create!

Robert Collier, publisher

Not to say that corporations are perfect today, but even grand corporations like Dupont have made immense progress in translating some of their past environmentally damaging practices into new profit opportunities.

Maurice Strong, businessman

Hollywood is going to have to find a way of meeting those profit goals.

Peter Bart, editor

Technology isn't the enemy, it is our ally, but only if we adopt a new model that puts people before profit. I realize that we seem far from that model, but I have seen it in action and it is a beautiful thing. So I'm not willing to give up yet. Hope is the last thing to die.

Justin Sane, musician

Hard Day's Night was one of those great films that will never happen again to anyone in their lifetime. UA were in profit before we'd even finished shooting - The advance sales on the album - the film was out before the album was out was more than it cost UA to make the film.

Richard Lester, director

My goal was never to just create a company. A lot of people misinterpret that, as if I don't care about revenue or profit or any of those things. But what not being just a company means to me is not being just that - building something that actually makes a really big change in the world.

Mark Zuckerberg, businessman

Life is divided into three terms - that which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present to live better in the future.

William Wordsworth, poet

When business leaders ask me what they can do for Indiana, I always reply: 'Make money. Go make money. That's the first act of corporate citizenship. If you do that, you'll have to hire someone else, and you'll have enough profit to help one of those non-profits we're so proud of.'

Mitch Daniels, politician

I think that George Lucas' 'Star Wars' films are fantastic. What he's done, which I admire, is he has taken all the money and profit from those films and poured it into developing digital sound and surround sound, which we are using today.

Peter Jackson, director

I do not believe in censorship, but I believe we already have censorship in what is called marketing theory, namely the only information we get in mainstream media is for profit.

Sam Sheppard, scientist

I felt devalued and disrespected. The energy behind it felt disingenuous and motivated by corporate profit.

Lisa Bonet, actress

As soon, however, as capitalist competition has definitively established the equal rate of profit, that rate becomes the starting point for the calculations of the capitalists in the investment of capital in newly-created branches of production.

Rudolf Hilferding, economist

The whole profit of the issuance of money has provided the capital of the great banking business as it exists today.

Frederick Soddy, scientist

All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions, set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.

Thomas Paine, writer

As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one sees that they have sought the value of everything in this world only in the answer to this single question: how much money will it bring in?

Alexis de Tocqueville, historian

I respect not his labors, his farm where everything has its price, who would carry the landscape, who would carry his God, to market, if he could get anything for him; who goes to market for his god as it is; on whose farm nothing grows free, whose fields bear no crops, whose meadows no flowers, whose trees no fruits, but dollars.

Henry David Thoreau, author

I think right now the jury is out on where and how much profit is available in the consumer electronics industry, because if you look at the current consumer electronics players, the biggest ones on the planet struggle to make profit consistently.

Kevin Rollins, businessman

Profit and bottom line, the contemporary mantra, eliminates the very source of architectural expression.

Arthur Erickson, architect

It is a beneficent incident of the ownership of land that a pioneer who reduces it to use, and helps to lay the foundations of a new State, finds a profit in the increasing value of land as the new State grows up.

William Graham Sumner, businessman

A movie like House of the Dead with around $7 million budget or Alone in the Dark with around $16 million budget are much easier to make profit than the typical $50 million major motion picture.

Uwe Boll, director

As a consequence, progress has come to mean simply more power, more profit, more productivity, more paper prosperity, all of which are convertible into standards concerned only with size or magnitude rather than quality or excellence.

Alex Campbell, politician

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