Businessmen Quotes

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Ayn Rand
“Economic power is exercised by means of a positive, by offering men a reward, an incentive, a payment, a value; political power is exercised by means of a negative, by the threat of punishment, injury, imprisonment, destruction. The businessman's tool is values; the bureaucrat's tool is fear.”
Ayn Rand

Pooja Agnihotri
“Many businesses fail because the founders don’t realize that they are going to be more than just the founder or the owner of that business.”
Pooja Agnihotri, 17 Reasons Why Businesses Fail :Unscrew Yourself From Business Failure

Ayn Rand
“America's abundance was created not by public sacrifices to the common good, but by the productive genius of free men who pursued their own personal interests and the making of their own private fortunes. They did not starve the people to pay for America's industrialization. They gave the people better jobs, higher wages, and cheaper goods with every new machine they invented, with every scientific discovery or technological advance- and thus the whole country was moving forward and profiting, not suffering, every step of the way.”
Ayn Rand

Angelica Hopes
“Don't step on shits, don't be part of shits, don't shit on others as you escape from other bullshits." ~ Angelica Hopes, an excerpt from If I Could Tell You”
Angelica Hopes

Emil M. Cioran
“The "west"-what curse has fallen upon it that at the term of its trajectory it produces only these businessmen, these shopkeepers, these racketeers with their blank stares and atrophied smiles... is it with such vermin as this that a civilization so delicate and so complex must come to an end?”
Emil Cioran

Amit Kalantri
“Providing employment is the best form of social service, as it serves you, others, your country, your world - the entire society.”
Amit Kalantri

Christopher Rankin
“I got tired of constantly watching shrewd little bullies like you walk around like you mean something, like you’re better than the people that make your life possible, like you were born entitled to run the world. And I should confess, Mr. Bunting, that I don’t think I’ve ever had as much fun as I’ve had helping to destroy your silly little empire.”
Christopher Rankin, Creating Monsters

Angelica Hopes
“Be blessed with an honest character, true heart.
Wise, dignified people who value honesty stir away from dishonest, corrupt schemers.
Great reward is not on titles, position, appearances, status or richness but the peace of one's heart and service to humanity.
Peace of one's heart can mean far and away and not falling into any Machiavellian trap.”
Angelica Hopes

Fyodor Dostoevsky
“But a certain dullness of mind seems an almost necessary qualification, if not for every public man, at least for every one seriously engaged in making money.”
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Idiot

John Maynard Keynes
“It is a mistake to think businessmen are more immoral than politicians.”
John Maynard Keynes

E.L. Doctorow
“The businessmen wondered if they could create such individuals not from the accidents of news events but from the deliberate manufactures of their own medium.”
E.L. Doctorow, Ragtime

Israelmore Ayivor
“Today, a lot of people, businesses, countries and even churches have their dreams sleeping in the belly of the shark where they are starved because they chose the wrong path although they know the right destination! The consequence is "becoming uncomfortable" because you refuse to let your dreams go to let "Niviveh"!”
Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Aiyaz Uddin
“Hungry lions don't wait for the food to come, their absence in the cave indicates their hunger.”
Aiyaz Uddin