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I am concerned about a society that has demonstrably lost confidence in its institutions, in the government, in the press, in the church, in the military - as well as in business.
George Cabot

I know that my fans want to know who I'm sleeping with, but it's really none of their business.
Diana Ross

But I felt like Pablo Escobar felt like he was an honorable businessman. And when he killed people, I think he felt he did it because they were honorable. That they were liars and were trying to cheat him. I don't think he had a lot of respect for the politicians in Columbia at the time, so he had quite a lot of fun killing them.
Cliff Curtis

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
Anthony Robbins

The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
Will Rogers

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

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

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

It's better to take over and build upon an existing business than to start a new one.
Harold Geneen

The business of government is justice.
Woodrow Wilson

Most of my relationships were people in the business. Having said that, me and Tim don't really talk that much about work. He comes into my bit of the house every so often to vent but we don't really have very high, cultured conversations.
Helena Bonham Carter

Everyone tells me it's impossible. But they said that about starting
my own business. I'm not smart, but I'm totally inspired to do this.
Beri Smither

All business sagacity reduces itself in the last analysis to judicious use of sabotage.
Thorstein Veblen

To be successful, you have to be able to relate to people; they have to be satisfied with your personality to be able to do business with you and to build a relationship with mutual trust.
George Ross

Success in show business depends on your ability to make and keep friends.
Sophie Tucker

EBay's business is based on enabling someone to do business with another person, and to do that, they first have to develop some measure of trust, either in the other person or the system
Pierre Omidyar

American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective employees be honest and hardworking. It has even stopped hoping for employees who are educated enough that they can tell the difference between the men's room and the women's room without having little pictures on the doors.
Dave Barry

We as consumers will not tolerate a poor product or service, then why do we allow and in fact manage and lead a business that allows a less than tolerable product or service to exist?
Jonathon J Salomon

The Internet is the Viagra of big business.
Jack Welch

Although it's easy to forget sometimes, a share is not a lottery ticket... it's part-ownership of a business.
Peter Lynch

I have found adventure in flying, in world travel, in business, and even close at hand... Adventure is a state of mind - and spirit.
Jacqueline Cochran

Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
Abraham Lincoln

Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
Tom Robbins

You can't run a business or anything else on a theory.
Harold Geneen

Capital isn't so important in business. Experience isn't so important. You can get both these things. What is important is ideas. If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn't any limit to what you can do with your business and your life.
Harvey Firestone

'The whole of this unfortunate business', said Dr Lyster, 'has been the result of Pride and Prejudice' [Cecilia]
Fanny Burney

Thirty-five years in show business and already nobody remembers me. Just like what's his name, and whos-its, and you know, that guy, who always wore a shirt.
Krusty The Klown

So many people comment that I'm much more mature than average. In this business, you can get taken advantage of if you're not aware and you're not tough.
Amanda Bynes

I think "immoral" is probably the wrong word to use... I prefer the word "unethical." [on his style of business]
Ivan Boesky

Comedy may be big business but it isn't pretty.
Steve Martin

My own dreams fortunately came true in this great state. I became Mr. Universe; I became a successful businessman. And even though some people say I still speak with a slight accent, I have reached the top of the acting profession.
Arnold Schwarzenegger

I like to tell people that all of our products and business will go through three phases. There's vision, patience, and execution.
Steve Ballmer

The only way to know how customers see your business is to look at it through their eyes
Daniel R Scroggin

If the power goes out, business stops... whether you sell roses or you're a big manufacturer. [Are flowers petrol powered now then?]
Eric Johnston

I don't think meals have any business being deductible. I'm for separation of calories and corporations.
Ralph Nader

Football's a difficult business and aren't they prima donnas?
Queen Elizabeth II

The motivation for war is simple. The U.S. government started the war with Iraq in order to make it easy for U.S. corporations to do business in other countries. They intend to use cheap labor in those countries, which will make Americans rich.
Michael Moore

Advertising is a business of words, but advertising agencies are infested with men and women who cannot write. They cannot write advertisements, and they cannot write plans. They are helpless as deaf mutes on the stage of the Metropolitan Opera.
David Ogilvy

The magic formula that successful businesses have discovered is to treat customers like guests and employees like people.
Thomas J Peters

Anybody who finds it easy to make money on the horses is probably in the dog food business.
Franklin P Jones

All of the animals except for man know that the principle business of life is to enjoy it.
Samuel Butler

Wherever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.
Peter F Drucker

Living the past is a dull and lonely business; looking back strains the neck muscles, causing you to bump into people not going your way.
Edna Ferber

Responding to a question on which businesses support the Liberal Democrats: 'Oh, a lot...Geoffrey Madrell, very distinguished businessman, not least because he's the chairman of Glenmorangie...I consider that my most notable scalp so far in my leadership.'
Charles Kennedy

It would bother me to lose a title, but business is business and I want the biggest fights and the most money.
Joe Calzaghe

Today it is not big business that we have to fear. It is big government.
Wendell Phillips

The car business is a lot like football. In football, you have to win once a week. In the car business, you have to win every day.
Tom Dempsey

I don't want to do business with those who don't make a profit, because they can't give the best service.
Richard Bach

Our grandly business undoubtedly is, not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand
Thomas Carlyle

I've never told anyone how old I am. The minute they ask me I say, 'That's none of your business'. So that means I've never once lied about my age. Now that's true.
Calista Flockhart



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