Business Quotes (2136)

Quotes and citations about business


Somebody's always getting me to come lecture to their writing class, and I don't talk about writing at all, I talk about the business of making a living at this racket.

By : Jerry Pournelle

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When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.

By : Ezra Pound

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The record industry is still pissed off that other people are making money off their business, even if it promotes their products and increases their sales. I think they're still mad about radio.

By : Jonathan Potter

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Billions are wasted on ineffective philanthropy. Philanthropy is decades behind business in applying rigorous thinking to the use of money.

By : Michael Porter

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And as a Member of this body, I believe firmly that States do have rights, and I believe that local communities have rights, and they have made decisions to allow these businesses to prosper as they are a big part of their economy.

By : Jon Porter

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Tax cuts continue to benefit families, seniors, and small business owners, as evidenced by unparalleled economic growth in Nevada and across the country.

By : Jon Porter

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From an early age I was told that I was expected to do more than continue to run a small business. Education was important and seen as a way of moving forward.

By : John Pople

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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.

By : Alexander Pope

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If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do the business.

By : Alexander Pope

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I come from a family that has been here for almost 200 years. My ancestors started a very dangerous gunpowder business in 1802, and my great- grandfather and his father were both killed in gunpowder explosions.

By : Pete du Pont

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One of the tragedies of the Bush administration is that we went back to business as usual, make a deal with the Democrats, let's all be friends in Washington philosophy.

By : Pete du Pont

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I think it's a terrible shame that politics has become show business.

By : Sydney Pollack

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Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling with other men's concerns.

By : Plato

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I can say that hands down from being in this business 32 years

By : Rick Pitino

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After hurting myself like that, I could not go back immediately to racing. I was in no condition, mentally or physically. That helped me to strengthen myself to go through the hard times that were ahead with my business, and to be successful.

By : Nelson Piquet

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