56 Timeless Quotes for 2013

1 –
“The entrepreneur builds an enterprise; the technician builds a job.” – Michael Gerber

2 –
“If you want to be inventive — you have to be willing to fail.” – Jeff Bezos

3 –
“Purpose is a soft virtue — but it’s what gives you steel in your spine.” – Rich Karlgaard

4 –
“The challenge is not just to build a company that can endure; but to build one that is worthy of enduring.” – Jim Collins

5 –
“Monotony is the awful reward of the careful.” – A. G. Buckham

6 –
“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.” – Bill Gates

7 –
“Don’t treat your customers like a bunch of purses and wallets.” – Chris Brogan

8 –
“There are a thousand excuses for failure, but never a good reason.” – Mark Twain

9 –
“Nine out of ten businesses fail; so I came up with a foolproof plan — create ten businesses.” – Robert Kiyosaki

10 –
“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Peter Drucker

11 –
“I’m not a businessman — I’m a business, man.” – Jay-Z

12 –
“If plan “A” fails — remember you have 25 letters left.” – Chris Guillebeau

13 –
“We make a living by what we get. But we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill

14 –
“The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win — you’re still a rat.” – Lily Tomlin

15 –
“You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.” – Walt Disney

16 –
“Believe that you will succeed — and you will.” – Dale Carnegie

17 –
“Victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.” – Og Mandino

18 –
“As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.” – Donald Trump

19 –
“There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.” – Roger Staubach

20 –
“Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.” – Napoleon Hill

21 –
“Being great at everything is not an actionable message.” – Floris Maljers

22 –
“Success is how high you bounce after you hit bottom.” – General George Patton

23 –
“If everyone is thinking alike, then no one is thinking.” – Benjamin Franklin

24 –
“Remembering you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose.” – Steve Jobs

25 –
“It’s not about how to get started; it’s about how to get noticed.” – Steve Case

26 –
“A ship in harbor is safe, but that’s not what ships are for.” – John Shedd

27 –
“Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good.” — Apostle Paul

28 –
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison

29 –
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle

30 –
“Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson

31 –
“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn

32 –
“If we don’t allow ourselves to make mistakes, we will never invest in things that are radical.” – Jeff Clavier

33 –
“The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something.” – Nolan Bushnell

34 –
“Success is one thing — but impact is another.” – Ray Lewis

35 –
“I own my business. My business doesn’t own me.” – Cherie Ve Ard

36 –
“Nothing will work unless you do.” – Maya Angelou

37 –
“Try not to be a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.” – Albert Einstein

38 –
“You won’t get anything unless you have the vision to imagine it.” – John Lennon

39 –
“If you have any more than three priorities; you have no priorities.” – Maggie Fox

40 –
“A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.” – John C. Maxwell

41 –
“Nine tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time.” – Theodore Roosevelt

42 –
“In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative, original thinker unless you can also sell what you create.” – David Ogilvy

43 –
“Success is doing what you want, where you want, when you want, with whom you want and as much as you want.” – Tony Robbins

44 –
“If you don’t have a competitive advantage — don’t compete.” – Jack Welch

45 –
“Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.” – John Wayne

46 –
“You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.” – Zig Ziglar

47 –
“Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.” – Napoleon Hill

48 –
“If everything seems under control, you’re just not going fast enough.” – Mario Andretti

49 –
“Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.” – Steve Jobs

50 –
“Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.”— – Henry David Thoreau

51 –
“Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.” – Benjamin Franklin

52 –
“Regardless of who you are or what you have been, you can be what you want to be.” – W. Clement Stone

53 –
“Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.” – Albert Einstein

54 –
“Do or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda
55 –

“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln

56 –
“Capitalism will save us.” – Steve Forbes


List by: Eric T Wagner

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