Motivational Business Quotes To Help You Dream Big
Businesses are the anchors for a civilization. The trading of goods and services in exchange of something of equal value dates to thousands of years. Commerce, then, is not a new industry, and businesses have informed our values since time immemorial. Today, a business shapes the identity of a nation and is fundamental to the survival of any economy. A business can range from a small store in a town to mammoth global corporations. Apart from providing labor, a business also helps a country build itself. Across the world, many third-world countries have started moving up the ladder with the help of corporations. The complex society we live in today needs booming businesses all over the place to survived. If you are looking for some inspiration about setting up your own business or simply want to read successful stories, you are in the right place. Scroll through these quotes and let them have a positive impact on your life.
Everybody's business is nobody's business, and nobody's business is my business.
If everybody minded their own business, the world would go around a great deal faster than it does.
Whoever wants music instead of noise, joy instead of pleasure, soul instead of gold, creative work instead of business, passion instead of foolery, finds no home in this trivial world of ours.
It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.
I like to combine the dramatic emotional warmth of strings with the grooves and body business of drums and bass.
I do seem to like to combine the dramatic emotional warmth of strings with the grooves and body business of drums and bass.
If the First Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.
It's none of their business that you have to learn how to write. Let them think you were born that way.
What people in the world think of you is really none of your business.
Robert F. Kennedy
What is learned on the athletic field is not forgotten, nor are the lessons of character that are forged there ever lost. Consider the contributions in the field of public life, business, law, medicine, and the military of those who actively participated in athletics.
I must create a system, or be enslaved by another man's. I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.
Music is everybody's business. It's only the publishers who think people own it
My father was a small-businessman, and if he didn't get up and go to work, there would be no business.
I'm a fighter. I believe in the eye-for-an-eye business. I'm no cheek turner. I got no respect for a man who won't hit back. You kill my dog, you better hide your cat.
He’s always asking: ‘Is that new? I haven’t seen that before.’ It’s like, Why don’t you mind your own business? Solve world hunger. Get out of my closet.
If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along - whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.
I don't think we should be about the business of denying voters in Michigan and Florida the right to be heard.
The whole point of being in this business and being blessed and being successful is that you're able to do things for your friends or your family, which means that they can have something special in their lives, too.
Now I know what a ghost is. Unfinished business, that's what.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
You are free; you are free to go to your temples, you are free to go to your mosques or to any other place or worship in this State of Pakistan. You may belong to any religion or caste or creed - that has nothing to do with the business of the State.
When we hang the capitalists they will sell us the rope we use.
I had a personal email when I was in the Senate, as the vast majority of senators do. It was very convenient. I did all of my business on personal emails.
Artists are notoriously snooty and suspicious of anything coming from the business community.
Robert A. Heinlein
A desire not to butt into other people's business is at least eighty percent of all human wisdom.
Getting attention is my business. My whole life's predicated on, 'Hey, look at me!'
Advice? I don't offer advice. Not my business. Your life is what you make it.
William S. Burroughs
Never do business with a religious son-of-a-bitch. His word ain't worth a shit -- not with the Good Lord telling him how to fuck you on the deal.
Little girls think it's necessary to put all their business on MySpace and Facebook, and I think it's a shame...I'm all about mystery.
It's a difficult business, finding out what's true about the world, the universe.
The way I run my business seems to be easier than the way I run my life.
And I trusted someone to look after me on the business side of life.
Now I know that Wal-Mart's policies do not reflect the best way of doing business and the values that I think are important in America.
I grew up in east Tennessee, and everybody knew everybody's business.
Louisa May Alcott
Simple, genuine goodness is the best capital to found the business of this life upon. It lasts when fame and money fail, and is the only riches we can take out of this world with us.
I've got to keep breathing. It'll be my worst business mistake if I don't.
If I don't get along with Democrats, I'm sort of, like, out of business.
I think that if I had grown up and had been in show business and the movies twenty five, thirty years earlier, I think I would have made a lot more musical movies.
When I'm out of politics I'm going to run a business, it'll be called rent-a-spine
Because this business of becoming conscious, of being a writer, is ultimately about asking yourself, How alive am I willing to be?
Business is a game, played for fantastic stakes, and you're in competition with experts. If you want to win, you have to learn to be a master of the game.
A marriage ends up being a business deal: no matter how long or short it is, somebody owes somebody money.
Comcast rents modems directly to consumers, thereby competing directly with companies like Zoom. It has every reason to make Zoom modems more expensive or even to drive companies like Zoom out of business.
Greed is good! Greed is right! Greed works! Greed will save the U.S.A.!
As a result of the digital age and the decline of first-class mail, there is no question that the Postal Service must change and develop a new business model.
I love business. I love helping urban communities grow. I love putting people to work of color. I love making sure - like right now the whole mortgage crisis, I want to help people get back into their homes.
I've always studied business. Even when I was a ball player, I'd read business journals and the business sections of newspapers.
I had tremendous success in show business - star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 'The Apprentice' was one of the most successful shows.
[T]he definition of 'crazy' in show business is a woman who keeps talking even after no one wants to fuck her anymore.
I still have a lot to learn - about the business, about music, and about myself. Its exciting.
If MSNBC went off the air tomorrow, what difference would it make? If the 'Huffington Post' went out of business tomorrow, what difference would it make?
If we must have a tyrant, let him at least be a gentleman who has been bred to the business, and let us fall by the axe and not by the butcher's cleaver.
I always wanted to be a zookeeper when I was growing up, and I've wound up a zookeeper! I've been working with the Los Angeles Zoo for 45 years! I'm the luckiest old broad on two feet because my life is divided absolutely in half - half animals and half show business. You can't ask for better than two things you love the most.
I have made the tough decisions, always with an eye toward the bottom line. Perhaps it's time America was run like a business.
My philosophy is: It’s none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.
I would rather die than have my fans see me without a pair of heels on. And that's show business.
Being able to touch so many people through my businesses and make money while doing it, is a huge blessing.
No, I regret nothing, all I regret is having been born, dying is such a long tiresome business I always found.
I'm not asking any of you to make drastic changes to every single one of your recipes or to totally change the way you do business. But what I am asking is that you consider reformulating your menu in pragmatic and incremental ways to create healthier versions of the foods that we all love.
Poetry is nobody’s business except the poet’s, and everybody else can fuck off.
I think much has been made of this alter ego business. I mean, I actually stopped creating characters in 1975 - for albums, anyway.
Steven Alexander Wright
I laugh all the time - at things, people, stuff, whatever. But, I don't laugh onstage because then it's serious business.
If the community is happy, then they support your business and if your business is doing well, then you can give back even more to the community.
I don't want to be obnoxious with my ambition or sound like I expect any sort of entitlement here. Hollywood is not in the business of humoring people.
I'm actually very snobbish about directors. I have to say 'no' all the time. 'No' is the most powerful word in our business. You've got to protect yourself.
I used to say that I wanted someone cute and nice, an actor too, so he'd get it. But now I think it would be good for me to date someone who's not in the business.
We are still living with a double standard. I know it. Every woman I know knows it, whether you're in the media as a woman, or you're in the professions or business or politics.
Am I a homophobe? Look, I work in show business. I am awash in gay people, as colleagues and as friends.
I understand the appeal of a businessman president. But Trump's business plan is a disaster in the making.
I don't like business talkers, you know, people who are constantly like, 'Blah blah blah movies.' I find it incredibly boring.
My recipe for dealing with anger and frustration: set the kitchen timer for twenty minutes, cry, rant, and rave, and at the sound of the bell, simmer down and go about business as usual.
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business.
Some people work hard in this business and become really popular, really big stars but they never receive an award from within the business. Somehow, when your colleagues and friends believe in you to the point of handing you an award it means so much more.
D. H. Lawrence
So long as you don't feel life's paltry and a miserable business, the rest doesn't matter, happiness or unhappiness.
My walk is a public one. My business is in the world, and I must mix in the assemblies of men or quit the post which Providence seems to have assigned me.
Well, there's different shades of Hollywood, sure. I mean, I'm working in this business but I'm not Hollywood.
John Maynard Keynes
Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.
If you or I fail at business, we fail. If we cheat and fail, we go to jail. But if you're rich and politically connected, your incompetence may be protected by a government bailout.
If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work.
Helping doing business easier, we choose the name Alibaba because it is a global company. It is founded in China, but it was created for the world.
Our focused customers are small business and young people. We did a great job in China. How can we help those young people in India, in Pakistan, in Africa. If they can use in the same ways.
Put it this way: If I asked, 'How's business?' and you say, 'Boomin' or 'Amazing,' I already know the answer.
T S Eliot
For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.
What happens in Britain, what happens in the world, matters a lot to us in our core business.
We don't collect a lot of your data and understand every detail about your life. That's just not the business that we are in.
From the time I was wee big, my mother was one of the first members of Mary Kay Cosmetics. Women going door-to-door and letting housewives have their own business - that was really a breakthrough. It was huge.
Moms and dads don't last forever. If you've got unfinished business, we need to face that, and that's not easy. Every child wants to love their mother and their father. Love is the most important thing, and when they feel rejected and unloved, that hole can never be filled by anyone else.
While the Chinese people, as a rule, are good people, my business dealings with Communist Chinese officials have left me disturbed and concerned about the rise of the Chinese Empire.
The one person who's disappeared out of the business is the A&R man. Because the listener at home becomes the A&R man. He's the one who chooses what tracks he wants on the album. And that's cool.
I genuinely believe that if you want to get in the film business, get in the film business.
There are shows that are monolithic successes on TV that nobody in the business ever watches one episode of.
When you lack a certain vitality in the film business, there's no hiding it. It's like you've had your limb chopped off. How do you hide the fact that you're missing an arm?
I've been through my highs, I've been through my lows; I've been through the gamut of all things in this business. Being too thin. Being bigger. I've been criticized for being on both sides of the scale. It's noise I block out automatically. I love my body.
Bottom line, we will continue to innovate and grow our fan base with Xbox while also creating additive business value for Microsoft.
The Internet is the Viagra of big business.
I am going to enjoy some other things apart from business.
Short cycle business are being impacted by credit, and are being impacted by gasoline prices, food, distribution businesses, chemical business.
There is no business in America that would be prevented from taking results into account when making personnel decisions.
Robert E. Howard
The people among which I lived - and yet live, mainly - made their living from cotton, wheat, cattle, oil, with the usual percentage of business men and professional men.
Alexander Graham Bell
Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds. I may be given credit for having blazed the trail, but when I look at the subsequent developments I feel the credit is due to others rather than to myself.