Cornelius Vanderbilt was an eminent American business tycoon. He earned his wealth in shipping and railroads. He is renowned for being the owner of the ‘New York Central Railroad.’ He is regarded as one of wealthiest figures overall, and one of the richest person in the history of America. Going by his biography, his mantra was to embrace new forms of business organizations and technologies in order to succeed. Following is a compilation of quotable quotes and sayings by Cornelius Vanderbilt which have been excerpted from his thoughts, interviews, public utterances and life. Take a look at the collection of insightful quotes and thoughts by Cornelius Vanderbilt on children, industry, net-worth, man, God, ability, life, love, care, hands, ruin, education, time, enemies, competition, competitors and more.