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49 Richard Branson Quotes To Enrich Your Life

Famous As: British Business Tycoon and the Founder of the 'Virgin Group'
Born On: July 18, 1950
Born In: Blackheath, London, Engand
Founder / Co Founder: Virgin Group
Age: 72 Years
Richard Branson is an example of what an individual is capable of achieving with will power and dedication. Richard was once called a dyslexic kid, and discouraged by his friends, saying that he was not capable of achieving anything. Now a great English Business Magnet, philanthropist and investor he proudly owns more than 400 companies and establishments. Richard is an entrepreneur who is never afraid of taking risks, with endeavors he sees potential in. Virgin has covered mostly all sectors of business on earth, and is now set to conquer the space. His project Virgin galactic, promises to be a first of its kind in space tourism, and there is no doubt in saying that he is capable of doing so. He has been knighted in the year 2000 at Buckingham Place for his exemplary “services to entrepreneurship”. Being a great achiever, he keeps inspiring people all over. He has said, written and delivered speeches on a variety of topics that have become popular as his thoughts, and quotes. Richard’s life, work, thoughts, quotations and books show his spirit to reach for the stars. His quotes will fill the same energy in you.
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Life is a helluva lot more fun if you say yes rather than no

Life is a helluva lot more fun if you say yes rather than no

Richard Branson
If somebody offers you an amazing opportunity but you are not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how to do it later!

If somebody offers you an amazing opportunity but you are not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how to do it later!

Richard Branson
Respect is how to treat everyone, not just those you want to impress.

Respect is how to treat everyone, not just those you want to impress.

Richard Branson
The brave may not live forever – But the cautious do not live at all

The brave may not live forever – But the cautious do not live at all

Richard Branson
Throwing yourself into a job you enjoy is one of the life's greatest pleasures!

Throwing yourself into a job you enjoy is one of the life's greatest pleasures!

Richard Branson
Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough so they don't want to.

Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough so they don't want to.

Richard Branson
A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.

A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.

Richard Branson
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Most "necessary evils" are far more evil than necessary.

Richard Branson
Business opportunities are like buses; there’s always another one coming.

Business opportunities are like buses; there’s always another one coming.

Richard Branson
There is no greater thing you can do with your life and your work than follow your passions – in a way that serves the world and you.

There is no greater thing you can do with your life and your work than follow your passions – in a way that serves the world and you.

Richard Branson
It is only by being bold that you get anywhere. If you are a risk-taker, then the art is to protect the downside.

It is only by being bold that you get anywhere. If you are a risk-taker, then the art is to protect the downside.

Richard Branson
Only a fool never changes his mind.

Only a fool never changes his mind.

Richard Branson
As soon as something stops being fun, I think it’s time to move on. Life is too short to be unhappy. Waking up stressed and miserable is not a good way to live.

As soon as something stops being fun, I think it’s time to move on. Life is too short to be unhappy. Waking up stressed and miserable is not a good way to live.

Richard Branson
Good brands reflect the histories of the time and the group of people that made them. They can not be copied. They can not be recycled.

Good brands reflect the histories of the time and the group of people that made them. They can not be copied. They can not be recycled.

Richard Branson
Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.

Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.

Richard Branson
To be successful, you have to be out there, you have to hit the ground running

To be successful, you have to be out there, you have to hit the ground running

Richard Branson
You don't learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.

You don't learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.

Richard Branson
I have always believed that the only way to cope with a cash crisis is not to contract but to try to expand out of it.

I have always believed that the only way to cope with a cash crisis is not to contract but to try to expand out of it.

Richard Branson
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Richard Branson
I have always believed that the way you treat your employees is the way they will treat your customers, and that people flourish when they are praised.” Sir

I have always believed that the way you treat your employees is the way they will treat your customers, and that people flourish when they are praised.” Sir

Richard Branson
The best motto to follow is ‘Nothing ventured; nothing gained’.

The best motto to follow is ‘Nothing ventured; nothing gained’.

Richard Branson
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Richard Branson
Acquiring the habit of note-taking is therefore a wonderfully complementary skill to that of listening.

Acquiring the habit of note-taking is therefore a wonderfully complementary skill to that of listening.

Richard Branson
Whatever your goal is you will never succeed unless you let go of your fears and fly.

Whatever your goal is you will never succeed unless you let go of your fears and fly.

Richard Branson
How slim the line is between genius and insanity and between determination and stubbornness.

How slim the line is between genius and insanity and between determination and stubbornness.

Richard Branson
Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients.

Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients.

Richard Branson
All ideas are second-hand, consciously or unconsciously drawn from a million outside sources, and daily used by the garnerer with a pride and satisfaction born of the superstition that he originated them.

All ideas are second-hand, consciously or unconsciously drawn from a million outside sources, and daily used by the garnerer with a pride and satisfaction born of the superstition that he originated them.

Richard Branson
Screw it. Let's do it.

Screw it. Let's do it.

Richard Branson
They encouraged me to always look for the good in people instead of assuming the worst and trying to find fault.

They encouraged me to always look for the good in people instead of assuming the worst and trying to find fault.

Richard Branson
Hard-won things are more valuable than those that come too easily.

Hard-won things are more valuable than those that come too easily.

Richard Branson
I was in a round the world hot-air balloon race. Before I left, I wrote a long letter to my children, in case I didn’t return. I started the letter by saying, ‘Dear Holly and

I was in a round the world hot-air balloon race. Before I left, I wrote a long letter to my children, in case I didn’t return. I started the letter by saying, ‘Dear Holly and

Richard Branson
Listen – it makes you sound smarter

Listen – it makes you sound smarter

Richard Branson
Cover the downside.

Cover the downside.

Richard Branson
A touch of the jitters sharpens the mind, gets the adrenaline flowing and helps you to focus.

A touch of the jitters sharpens the mind, gets the adrenaline flowing and helps you to focus.

Richard Branson
Success for me is whether you have created something that you can be really proud of.

Success for me is whether you have created something that you can be really proud of.

Richard Branson
The best lesson I learned was to just do it. It doesn’t matter what it is, or how hard it might seem, as the ancient Greek, Plato, said, ‘The beginning is the most important part of any work.

The best lesson I learned was to just do it. It doesn’t matter what it is, or how hard it might seem, as the ancient Greek, Plato, said, ‘The beginning is the most important part of any work.

Richard Branson
Is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Richard Branson
In future just remember one thing: you’re guaranteed to miss every shot you don’t take.

In future just remember one thing: you’re guaranteed to miss every shot you don’t take.

Richard Branson
A living. Without Jonny, Student almost fell to pieces.

A living. Without Jonny, Student almost fell to pieces.

Richard Branson
And once we decide to do something, we should never look back, never regret it.

And once we decide to do something, we should never look back, never regret it.

Richard Branson
I believe that listening is one of the most important skills for any teacher, parent, leader, entrepreneur or, well, just about anyone who has a pulse.

I believe that listening is one of the most important skills for any teacher, parent, leader, entrepreneur or, well, just about anyone who has a pulse.

Richard Branson
Try everything once. Except incest and folk dancing.’ Sir Thomas Beecham

Try everything once. Except incest and folk dancing.’ Sir Thomas Beecham

Richard Branson
Mit Sport erhht man die Produktivitt

Mit Sport erhht man die Produktivitt

Richard Branson
Keeping it short goes a long way.

Keeping it short goes a long way.

Richard Branson
Success is more than luck. You have to believe in yourself and make it happen.

Success is more than luck. You have to believe in yourself and make it happen.

Richard Branson
If you aren’t having fun, you are doing it wrong. If you feel like getting up in the morning to work on your business is a chore, then it's time to try something else.

If you aren’t having fun, you are doing it wrong. If you feel like getting up in the morning to work on your business is a chore, then it's time to try something else.

Richard Branson
Listen more than you talk. Nobody learned anything by hearing themselves speak

Listen more than you talk. Nobody learned anything by hearing themselves speak

Richard Branson
Respect is about how to treat everyone, not just those you want to impress.

Respect is about how to treat everyone, not just those you want to impress.

Richard Branson
It’s so much better, where possible, to try and forgive offenders and give them a second chance, just like my mother and father did so often with me as a child.

It’s so much better, where possible, to try and forgive offenders and give them a second chance, just like my mother and father did so often with me as a child.

Richard Branson