Business Quotes (2135)

Quotes and citations about business

I got an offer in 1992 to buy a major-league team. I turned down the offer because I don't want my love of the game to involve business... view

By: Garth Brooks

I believe in the Wal-Mart school of business. The less people pay, the more they enjoy it... view

By: Garth Brooks

I don't believe in this business of being behind, better to be in front... view

By: Mel Brooks

Some people have a tendency to get knocked down in this business and sulk and whine, and they just create a rod for their back, really. You have to have broad shoulders and get through it... view

By: Pierce Brosnan

We are in the business of gathering the news. We're not in the business of talking about the news... view

By: Aaron Brown

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... view

By: Les Brown

While we are being fascinated by the tales of famous serial killers and how they were brought to justice, the real serial killer goes about his business with hardly a thought to being caught... view

By: Pat Brown

The surest way to return to the people's business is to listen to the people themselves: We need to drop this whole scheme of federally controlled health care, start over, and work together on real reforms at the state level that will contain costs and won't leave America trillions of dollars deeper in debt... view

By: Scott Brown

The music is fun and all that, but first and foremost it is a business, it's about money... view

By: Steve Brown

I have known from the beginning one thing you need to know. That is, the music business is a business... view

By: Steve Brown

Yeah, man I am going to be writing a book soon. The reality of being in a rock band in the music business'... view

By: Steve Brown

TV journalism is a much more collaborative, horizontal business than print reporting. It has to be, because of the logistics. Anchors are wholly dependent on producers to do all the hustling... view

By: Tina Brown

In business or in life, don't follow the wagon tracks too closely... view

By: H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Also, right at that particular time in the music business, because of people like the Beatles, people began owning their own publishing. I'll just say this really quickly - they used to divide the money for the music that was written in two, just equal halves... view

By: Jackson Browne

That folk music led to learning to play, and making things up led to what turns out to be the most lucrative part of the music business - writing, because you get paid every time that song gets played... view

By: Jackson Browne

White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, absolve him so: life's business being just the terrible choice... view

By: Robert Browning

Yeah, computers are going to take over the programming business because they have become so fast recently that they can solve the Halting Problem in five seconds flat... view

By: Craig Bruce

There's always a great deal of business to be transacted in one's office. There are always visitors it seems to me, an unending stream of them, who come with letters of recommendation, or come actually on substantive business... view

By: David Bruce

When you're eight years old nothing is your business... view

By: Lenny Bruce

I come from a family of business people, but I had the idea I wanted to become an artist... view

By: Dick Bruna

I think that focusing on the money, on the business, is not enough... view

By: Sergei Bubka

Today I have 35 people who work in the club and associated businesses... view

By: Sergei Bubka

If the Europeans want to intervene, that's their business. But if I were president, I would remove every United States soldier from the Balkan peninsula... view

By: Pat Buchanan

The stores and the things like that, the business side of things came out at the point when, I'd say probably in the early '70s, it looked like the year of the singer-songwriter was over, 'cause music changed in our time and the spotlight was out... view

By: Jimmy Buffett

The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective... view

By: Warren Buffett

When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact... view

By: Warren Buffett

Your premium brand had better be delivering something special, or it's not going to get the business... view

By: Warren Buffett

I am a huge bull on this country. We will not have a double-dip recession at all. I see our businesses coming back almost across the board... view

By: Warren Buffett

If a business does well, the stock eventually follows... view

By: Warren Buffett

In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield... view

By: Warren Buffett

I have also just finished three weeks on a soap opera in England. The soap opera is a rather famous one called Crossroads. It was first on television 25 years ago, and it has recently been brought back. I play the part of a businessman called David Wheeler... view

By: Jeremy Bulloch

Banks properly established and conducted are highly useful to the business of the country, and will doubtless continue to exist in the States so long as they conform to their laws and are found to be safe and beneficial... view

By: Martin Van Buren

It is indeed an odd business that it has taken this Court nearly two centuries to "discover" a constitutional mandate to have counsel at a preliminary hearing... view

By: Warren E. Burger

In a system where the cost of care is hidden by taxes levied on your income, property, and business activities, it is no wonder why so many Americans rely on Medicaid to pay their long term care... view

By: Michael Burgess

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... view

By: Edmund Burke

We had some problems - my children were kidnapped during that time, and it just changed my whole way of thinking, from being in show business and everything else... view

By: Solomon Burke

If you can't turn yourself into your customer, you probably shouldn't be in the ad writing business at all... view

By: Leo Burnett

What helps people, helps business... view

By: Leo Burnett

The sole purpose of business is service. The sole purpose of advertising is explaining the service which business renders... view

By: Leo Burnett

Creative ideas flourish best in a shop which preserves some spirit of fun. Nobody is in business for fun, but that does not mean there cannot be fun in business... view

By: Leo Burnett