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Business is not financial science, it's about trading... buying and selling. It's about creating a product or service so good that people will pay for it.
Anita Roddick

I don't consider stardom to be anything related with me. I hope that the only way this business will ever change me will be (giving me) a good life.
Jennifer Love Hewitt

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

The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he is a gentleman and a scholar, and the moment you try to approach him on the level of his moral integrity he starts to talk business.
Raymond Chandler

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

I think that it's always possible to have a great company if you have great ideas. I will say that since the web has become more commercialized, it also takes some good financial resources to build a great business, but as I always say, you have to have the idea first.
Jerry Yang

Government 'help' to business is just as disastrous as government persecution... the only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off.
Ayn Rand

Not a tenth of us who are in business are doing as well as we could if we merely followed the principles that were known to our grandfathers
William Feather

We can't be in the business of carting fresh air around the country.
Alistair Darling

He's the one guy I can credit for making me think about marriage in a whole new light, because every guy I've had in my life has either lied or cheated me financially or business-wise, or taken advantaged of me. [On Jordan - Jane September 2004]
Christina Aguilera

The computing business is actually very competitive as there are large sums at stake on all sides.
Rob Glaser

If you can't pay for a thing, don't buy it. If you can't get paid for it, don't sell it. Do this, and you will have calm and drowsy nights, with all of the good business you have now and none of the bad. If you have time, don't wait for time.
Benjamin Franklin

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

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

Creating a close connection to those you do business with has its many risks, rewards and consequences. There are few things in business I have encountered that are more difficult than firing someone, particularly if that someone has always been, or has become a friend.
Mark Cuban

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

There is no question of the benefits that opening a market of a billion people will bring to American businesses. But this will test China and the world trade system.
William Daley

I repeat, I made a good decision. Anyone who understands the rules of football must see that. In all this business, I have never doubted for a moment that I was right. Not for one moment. [On disallowing Campbell's goal]
Urs Meier

The CIA is made up of boys whose families sent them to Princeton but wouldn't let them into the family brokerage business.
Lyndon Johnson

In show business, you get chewed up and spit out.
John Aniston

The language and concepts contained herein are guaranteed not to cause eternal torment in the place where the guy with the horns and pointed stick conducts his business
Frank Zappa

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

We didn't know how to run a business, but we had dreams and talent.
Ruth Handler

The one great principle of the English law is, to make business for itself.
Charles Dickens

I was very pleased with the way Monty Panesar went about his business. From the word go he seemed to be right on the spot and bowled with a lot of control.
Duncan Fletcher

Camping is nature's way of promoting the motel business.
Dave Barry

No self-respecting small businessman with a brain... would ever employ a lady of childbearing age.
Godfrey Bloom

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

If you can run one business well, you can run any business well.
Alan Bleasdale

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

When I started in the business [acting], I was told that if I made it, I would not do so for a good many years, because of the physical and vocal type I am.
Thayer David

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

They say that politics is show business for ugly people, but as I always crack, what would I know about that? I like a challenge
George Galloway

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

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

And it's absolutely hypocritical for the political party that talks about states rights, to suddenly ignore states rights, that say that the federal government or federalism has no business in this kind of business.
Gary Ackerman

In seeking to serve social needs because it makes good business sense to do so, a corporation is doing what it knows how to do best.
Henry Ford II

The tour is not going to happen now, it is far too soon. I can't do it next year. It kind of breaks my heart because that is what I'm in this business for.
Kylie Minogue

If I love you, what business is it of yours?
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

The trouble with movies as a business is that it's an art, and the trouble with movies as art is that it's a business.
Charlton Heston

Whatever I do, it's my business. It's not my job to parent America.
Christina Aguilera

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

If you are a complete perfectionist, then the truth is that this ice skating business will drive you a little crazy!
Dorothy Hamill

Iím a businesswoman in public and a total slut in the bedroom.
Jenny McCarthy

If you want to succeed, you'd better look as if you mean business.
Jeanne Holm

Hopefully we can take them back to our place and do the business
Nicky Weaver

To be in this business and have tremendous integrity and only make distinguished choices is very tough.
Alec Baldwin

The world can forgive practically anything except people who mind their own business.
Margaret Mitchell

Kissing Jimmy [Dev in Corrie] is as businesslike as serving a pint.
Jennifer James

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



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