300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

Business is not a easy work to start, continue and establish. It is risky and requires a lot of mental and physical hardship. One needs to keep themselves motivated in business to reach to the level of success and continuing to climb the ladder to higher and higher levels of achievement. With these thoughts we present you more than three hundred quotes which will keep you motivated in your business.

Quotes are powerful resource tools in areas of personal growth, life issues, business, leadership and meditation and from these quotes, you can derive inspiration, motivation and even hope from time to time. Furthermore, you can spice up your speeches, reports, presentations, blogs, or use them as thoughtful words to your friends and loved ones. We are not the author of these Business quotes but do we try as much as possible to add the author’s name to the quotes. Author’s of these quotes are poet, famous author’s, scientist, actors, philosophers, famous persons and ordinary people etc…

300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

That business we started with 10 people has now grown into a great American success story. — Mitt Romney

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance. — Abraham Lincoln

The duty of government is to leave commerce to its own capital and credit as well as all other branches of business, protecting all in their legal pursuits, granting exclusive privileges to none. — Andrew Jackson

It’s not what you pay a man, but what he costs you that counts. — Will Rogers

We don’t seem to be able to check crime, so why not legalize it and then tax it out of business? — Will Rogers

I was at this casino minding my own business, and this guy came up to me and said, ‘You’re gonna have to move, you’re blocking a fire exit.’ As though if there was a fire, I wasn’t gonna run. If you’re flammible and have legs, you are never blocking a fire exit. — Mitch Hedberg

I love producing. I am loving doing that. I think that is my most natural space in the business. I just love producing or editing and that’s where I thrive. — Will Smith

If we get our self-esteem from superficial places, from our popularity, appearance, business success, financial situation, health, any of these, we will be disappointed, because no one can guarantee that we’ll have them tomorrow. — Kathy Ireland

The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on. — Walter Lippmann

I have made the tough decisions, always with an eye toward the bottom line. Perhaps it’s time America was run like a business. — Donald Trump

The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time. — Henry Ford

What we’ve gone through in the last several years has caused some people to question ‘Can we trust Microsoft?’ — Steve Ballmer

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I have heard show business characterized as a refuge for childlike persons in flight from all things harsh and real. — Carroll O’Connor

When did it become a problem to be a small businessman and become successful? The small businessman – like my father, or like me? — Glenn Beck

A man should never neglect his family for business. — Walt Disney

Our work is the presentation of our capabilities. — Edward Gibbon

I don’t think we should be about the business of denying voters in Michigan and Florida the right to be heard. — Hillary Clinton

When from our better selves we have too long been parted by the hurrying world, and droop. Sick of its business, of its pleasures tired, how gracious, how benign is solitude. — William Wordsworth

Only a monopolist could study a business and ruin it by giving away products. — Scott McNealy

If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along – whether it be business, family relations, or life itself. — Bernard Meltzer

Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can’t miss. — Lee Iacocca

In this business, by the time you realize you’re in trouble, it’s too late to save yourself. Unless you’re running scared all the time, you’re gone. — Bill Gates

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. — Mark Twain

The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed. — Henry Ford

High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation. — Charles Kettering

All animals, except man, know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it. — Samuel Butler

To think that the new economy is over is like somebody in London in 1830 saying the entire industrial revolution is over because some textile manufacturers in Manchester went broke. — Alvin Toffler

The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment. — David Herbert Lawrence

Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step – it is an old business procedure. — Fran Lebowitz

The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax. — Albert Einstein

300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

Dad almost died of a heart attack in the middle of making Apocalypse Now, the biggest movie of his life. It doesn’t make you want to jump into that business. — Charlie Sheen

Employees make the best dates. You don’t have to pick them up and they’re always tax-deductible. — Andy Warhol

I rate enthusiasm even above professional skill. — Edward Appleton

It is easy enough to be friendly to one’s friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business. — Mahatma Gandhi

Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, ‘Make me feel important.’ Never forget this message when working with people. — Mary Kay Ash

I never called my work an ‘art’. It’s part of show business, the business of building entertainment. — Walt Disney

Your premium brand had better be delivering something special, or it’s not going to get the business. — Warren Buffett

I worked hard all my life as far as this music business. I dreamed of the day when I could go to New York and feel comfortable and they could come out here and be comfortable. — Tupac Shakur

Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand. — Thomas Carlyle

The great leaders are like the best conductors – they reach beyond the notes to reach the magic in the players. — Blaine Lee

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Few businessmen are capable of being in politics, they don’t understand the democratic process, they have neither the tolerance or the depth it takes. Democracy isn’t a business. — Malcolm Forbes

Word of mouth is the best medium of all. — William Bernbach

There are two kinds of companies, those that work to try to charge more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second. — Jeff Bezos

Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates. — Don Marquis

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest. — Adam Smith

I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations of those who were much inferior in understanding to the person who took the lead in the business. — Edmund Burke

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

Business has only two functions – marketing and innovation. — Milan Kundera

An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn’t happen today. — Laurence J. Peter

My objection to Liberalism is this that it is the introduction into the practical business of life of the highest kind namely, politics of philosophical ideas instead of political principles. — Benjamin Disraeli

In almost every profession – whether it’s law or journalism, finance or medicine or academia or running a small business – people rely on confidential communications to do their jobs. We count on the space of trust that confidentiality provides. When someone breaches that trust, we are all worse off for it. — Hillary Clinton

Inside every working anarchy, there’s an Old Boy Network. — Mitchell Kapor

Now I know that Wal-Mart’s policies do not reflect the best way of doing business and the values that I think are important in America. — Hillary Clinton

In business or in life, don’t follow the wagon tracks too closely. — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities. — Walter Scott

Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed. — Elbert Hubbard

Business can be a source of progressive change. — Jerry Greenfield

300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

The genius of a good leader is to leave behind him a situation which common sense, without the grace of genius, can deal with successfully. — Walter Lippmann

The best measure of a man’s honesty isn’t his income tax return. It’s the zero adjust on his bathroom scale. — Arthur C. Clarke

Most men are individuals no longer so far as their business, its activities, or its moralities are concerned. They are not units but fractions. — Charles Dickens

When you’re young, you look at television and think, there’s a conspiracy. The networks have conspired to dumb us down. But when you get a little older, you realize that’s not true. The networks are in business to give people exactly what they want. — Steve Jobs

Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless. — Thomas A. Edison

Mental fight means thinking against the current, not with it. It is our business to puncture gas bags and discover the seeds of truth. — Virginia Woolf

I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans I will not reason and compare: my business is to create. — William Blake

If a business does well, the stock eventually follows. — Warren Buffett

If you aren’t playing well, the game isn’t as much fun. When that happens I tell myself just to go out and play as I did when I was a kid. — Thomas J. Watson

Don’t let your ego get too close to your position, so that if your position gets shot down, your ego doesn’t go with it. — Colin Powell

Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks. — Mark Twain

If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business. — Abraham Lincoln

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I know what it’s like to start a business. I know how extra ordinarily difficult it is to build something from nothing. I know how government kills jobs and, yes, I know how it can help from time- to-time. — Mitt Romney

I don’t want to run around and look at a shot through a monitor. That doesn’t improve what I’m trying to do. I figure, once I’ve done my job, it’s none of my business. — Johnny Depp

The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective. — Warren Buffett

Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed. — Peter Drucker

Business and growing jobs is about taking risk, sometimes failing, sometimes succeeding, but always striving. It is about dreams. Usually, it doesn’t work out exactly as you might have imagined. Steve Jobs was fired at Apple. He came back and changed the world. — Mitt Romney

The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away. — Ronald Reagan

Business, you know, may bring you money, but friendship hardly ever does. — Jane Austen

All lasting business is built on friendship. — Alfred A. Montapert

Hell, there are no rules here – we’re trying to accomplish something. — Thomas A. Edison

The people who make art their business are mostly imposters. — Pablo Picasso

Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done. — Peter Drucker

It takes more than capital to swing business. You’ve got to have the A. I. D. degree to get by – Advertising, Initiative, and Dynamics. — Isaac Asimov

What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests, an interchange of services given and received it is, in sum, simply a business from which those involved propose to derive a steady profit for their own self-love. — Francois de La Rochefoucauld

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else. — Sam Walton

In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first and the cash will come later. — Harold S. Geneen

Look at growth, look at how much time people spend on the Net and look at the variety of things that they are doing. It’s all really good, so I am actually encouraged by the fundamentals that underlie usage growth on the Net. — Meg Whitman

If you can build a business up big enough, it’s respectable. — Will Rogers

300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

Employers and business leaders need people who can think for themselves – who can take initiative and be the solution to problems. — Stephen Covey

Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work. — Robert Orben

I’m not a driven businessman, but a driven artist. I never think about money. Beautiful things make money. — Lord Acton

Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality. — Henry Ward Beecher

The meek shall inherit the Earth, but not its mineral rights. — J. Paul Getty

If people in the media cannot decide whether they are in the business of reporting news or manufacturing propaganda, it is all the more important that the public understand that difference, and choose their news sources accordingly. — Thomas Sowell

‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death. — Thomas Paine

I will never do another TV series. It couldn’t top I Love Lucy, and I’d be foolish to try. In this business, you have to know when to get off. — Lucille Ball

I have never once regretted missing a business opportunity so that I could be with my children and grandchildren. — Mitt Romney

Business is not just doing deals business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships. — Ross Perot

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Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business. — Winston Churchill

I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can’t truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles. — Zig Ziglar

My recipe for dealing with anger and frustration: set the kitchen timer for twenty minutes, cry, rant, and rave, and at the sound of the bell, simmer down and go about business as usual. — Phyllis Diller

The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark. — Jack Anderson

American business has just forgotten the importance of selling. — Barry Goldwater

Cannibals prefer those who have no spines. — Stanislaw Lem

The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail. — Napoleon Hill

The business of America is business. — Calvin Coolidge

Wise are those who learn that the bottom line doesn’t always have to be their top priority. — William Arthur Ward

No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation. — Orison Swett Marden

The herd instinct among forecasters makes sheep look like independent thinkers. — Edgar R. Fiedler

A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large. — Henry Ford

Freedom. Freedom of religion. Freedom to speak their mind. Freedom to build a life. And yes, freedom to build a business. With their own hands. This is the essence of the American experience. — Mitt Romney

Blessed is he who has found his work let him ask no other blessedness. — Thomas Carlyle

If we must have a tyrant, let him at least be a gentleman who has been bred to the business, and let us fall by the axe and not by the butcher’s cleaver. — Lord Byron

Most of the trouble in this world has been caused by folks who can’t mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has. — William S. Burroughs

Behind every small business, there’s a story worth knowing. All the corner shops in our towns and cities, the restaurants, cleaners, gyms, hair salons, hardware stores – these didn’t come out of nowhere. — Paul Ryan

300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

The work of the individual still remains the spark that moves mankind ahead even more than teamwork. — Igor Sikorsky

Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top. — Robert Browning

I never ask a man what his business is, for it never interests me. What I ask him about are his thoughts and dreams. — H. P. Lovecraft

Ask five economists and you’ll get five different answers – six if one went to Harvard. — Edgar R. Fiedler

The fastest way to succeed is to look as if you’re playing by somebody else’s rules, while quietly playing by your own. — Michael Korda

If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable. — Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take the trouble of considering and carrying into execution new projects. The best public measures are therefore seldom adopted from previous wisdom, but forced by the occasion. — Benjamin Franklin

I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death. — Leonardo da Vinci

Let your Discourse with Men of Business be Short and Comprehensive. — George Washington

The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason. — Hunter S. Thompson

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

The invisible hand of the market always moves faster and better than the heavy hand of the government. — Mitt Romney

I think a simple rule of business is, if you do the things that are easier first, then you can actually make a lot of progress. — Mark Zuckerberg

A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship. — John D. Rockefeller

Whenever an individual or a business decides that success has been attained, progress stops. — Thomas J. Watson

Modern poets talk against business, poor things, but all of us write for money. Beginners are subjected to trial by market. — Robert Frost

I believe fundamental honesty is the keystone of business. — Harvey S. Firestone

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. — Andy Warhol

The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows. — Aristotle Onassis

I love my family very much. I wish I could see them a little more often than I do. But we understand because we’re a show business family and we all work. — Michael Jackson

An advertising agency is 85 percent confusion and 15 percent commission. — Fred Allen

The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business. He cannot accommodate his processes to the convenience of individuals. — William James

Both my brothers became physicians and I, of course, wandered into a business where the undisciplined are welcome. — Carroll O’Connor

Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment. — Grenville Kleiser

If you have to forecast, forecast often. — Edgar R. Fiedler

The average bright young man who is drafted hates the whole business because an army always tries to eliminate the individual differences in men. — Andy Rooney

300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things. — Robert Louis Stevenson

I don’t think the government should be in the trailer-park business. I don’t think they know how to run a trailer park. — Billy Graham

You can’t operate a company by fear, because the way to eliminate fear is to avoid criticism. And the way to avoid criticism is to do nothing. — Steve Ross

My philosophy is: It’s none of my business what people say of me and think of me. — Anthony Hopkins

No enterprise is more likely to succeed than one concealed from the enemy until it is ripe for execution. — Niccolo Machiavelli

Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward! — Thomas A. Edison

This is a fantastic time to be entering the business world, because business is going to change more in the next 10 years than it has in the last 50. — Bill Gates

To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them. — Aristotle Onassis

If you were successful, somebody along the line gave you some help… Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you’ve got a business – you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen. — Barack Obama

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The things most people want to know about are usually none of their business. — George Bernard Shaw

Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin. — Honore de Balzac

One irreducible residual of 38 years in the business is the number of lasting, loving friendships I have made. — Carroll O’Connor

What we actually learn, from any given set of circumstances, determines whether we become increasingly powerless or more powerful. — Blaine Lee

Getting money is not all a man’s business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life. — Samuel Johnson

More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause. — Rose Kennedy

The golden rule for every business man is this: ‘Put yourself in your customer’s place.’ — Orison Swett Marden

Government in the U.S. today is a senior partner in every business in the country. — Norman Cousins

I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod. — Winston Churchill

Perhaps one of the most important accomplishments of my administration has been minding my own business. — Calvin Coolidge

The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and to influence their actions. — John Hancock

Our business is infested with idiots who try to impress by using pretentious jargon. — David Ogilvy

In business for yourself, not by yourself. — William James

My business is to prevent the future. — Ray Bradbury

Business is in itself a power. — Garet Garrett

Real riches are the riches possessed inside. — B. C. Forbes

And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department. — Andrew Carnegie

Almost all quality improvement comes via simplification of design, manufacturing… layout, processes, and procedures. — Tom Peters

300+ Business Quotes to motivate you in your pursuit

Definition of a Statistician: A man who believes figures don’t lie, but admits than under analysis some of them won’t stand up either. — Evan Esar

Nothing is so intolerable to man as being fully at rest, without a passion, without business, without entertainment, without care. — Blaise Pascal

Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it’s business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don’t love what you’re doing and you can’t give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You’ll be an old man before you know it. — Al Lopez

Don’t worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you’ll have to ram them down people’s throats. — Howard Aiken

The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green. — Thomas Carlyle

It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech. — Mark Twain

A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the repulsion which renders it odious to artists. — Honore de Balzac

Let us permit nature to have her way. She understands her business better than we do. — Michel de Montaigne

The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart. — William Butler Yeats

In the US, there is basically one party – the business party. It has two factions, called Democrats and Republicans, which are somewhat different but carry out variations on the same policies. By and large, I am opposed to those policies. As is most of the population. — Noam Chomsky

If you spend your life competing with business men, what do you have? A bank account and ulcers! — Marilyn Monroe

A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity. — Alexander Pope

Regard it as just as desirable to build a chicken house as to build a cathedral. — Frank Lloyd Wright

Microsoft has had two goals in the last 10 years. One was to copy the Mac, and the other was to copy Lotus’ success in the spreadsheet – basically, the applications business. And over the course of the last 10 years, Microsoft accomplished both of those goals. And now they are completely lost. — Steve Jobs

The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you. — Charles Dickens

A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay. — Amos Bronson Alcott

I get to play golf for a living. What more can you ask for – getting paid for doing what you love. — Tiger Woods

Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don’t think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other. — Bill Gates

Washington has to become an ally of business, not the opposition of business. — Mitt Romney

Vulgar and obscene, the papers run rumors daily about people in show business, tales of wicked ways and witless affairs. — Carroll O’Connor

I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death. — Thomas Paine

To me, business isn’t about wearing suits or pleasing stockholders. It’s about being true to yourself, your ideas and focusing on the essentials. — Richard Branson

Ultimately, who you choose to be in a relationship with and what you do in your bedroom is your business. — Eminem

In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are merely the bait. — Les Brown

One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency. — Arnold H. Glasow

Politics is just like show business. You have a hell of an opening, coast for a while, and then have a hell of a close. — Ronald Reagan

Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs. — Henry Ford

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