| I think it is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises - but only performance is reality.
Author: Harold S. Geneen
| You wouldn't want to be called a sell-out by selling a product. Selling out was frowned on, whereas now you can major in it at business school.
Author: Alan Alda
| The real killers in the business world aren't the ones who aim for the top, it's the ones who aim for two notches below the top.
Author: Doug Coupland
| The purpose of a business is to create a customer.
Author: Peter Drucker
| The more business one has, the more you are able to accomplish, for you learn to economize your time.
Author: Matthew Hale
| You have to remember a lot of business is very cyclical.
Author: James Daly
| In the business world an executive knows something about everything, a technician knows everything about something and the switchboard operator knows everything.
Author: Harold Coffin
| Let your Discourse with Men of Business be Short and Comprehensive.
Author: George Washington
| Business is more exciting than any game.
Author: Kitty O'Neill Collins
| That's the ultimate gratification in any business situation - do customers buy the product? And do they use it and do they come back and buy more of it?
Author: Jim Barksdale
| Capital isn't that important in business. Experience isn't that important. You can get both of these things. What is important is ideas.
Author: Harvey S. Firestone
| In the business world and the volunteer world, each job has certain requirements that must be met in order for that job to be done properly and for that organization to survive and prosper.
Author: Ron D. Burton
| I do not believe a man can ever leave his business. He ought to think of it by day and dream of it by night.
Author: Henry Ford
| I've found that in business opportunities will constantly emerge or situations develop that make you revise your plans along the way.
Author: Benjamin Cohen
| I believe fundamental honesty is the keystone of business.
Author: Harvey S. Firestone
| Naturally, business and pleasure can be readily combined, but a certain balance should exist, and the latter should not predominate over the former.
Author: Fredrik Bajer
| Friends don't necessarily made good business or creative partners.
Author: Joseph Barbera
| I think that New York is not the cultural centre of America, but the business and administrative centre of American culture.
Author: Saul Bellow
| Show me any top entertainer or top business executive, and I'll show you a guy who has mapped out his life from the very start.
Author: Bobby Darin
| Advertising is the principal reason why the business man has come to inherit the earth.
Author: James Randolph Adams