From the mouths of the great and the famous … read and be inspired!
Here’s what famous writers, artists, thinkers, scientists and statesmen – and, yes, entrepreneurs — say about business entrepreneurship.
There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.
Sometimes, when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly and get on with improving your other innovations.
Hell, there are no rules here – we’re trying to accomplish something.
No enterprise is more likely to succeed that one concealed from the enemy until it is ripe for execution.
– Niccolo Machiavelli
Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
Business is never so healthy as when, like a chicken, it must do a certain amount of scratching around for what it gets.
– Henry Ford
If you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better than you should leave your work.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
I am not certainly the one who needs to be prodded; in fact, I am the prod.