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11 billionaires heroicdestiny

  1. 1. Quotes on Business & Life from college dropout Billionaires11
  2. 2. David Crandall H e r o i c D e s t i n y . c o m
  3. 3. Feeling held back because you lack in the “education” part of your resume? Think that success is out of your reach? Take inspiration from the following 11 people who made their fortunes... without the permission of higher education. Waiting for permission to live your life?
  4. 4. It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure. bill GATES co-founder of microsoft
  5. 5. bill GATES co-founder of microsoft It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure. dropped out of harvard
  6. 6. Net worth $56.0 Billion bill GATES dropped out of harvard
  7. 7. In life and business, there are two cardinal sins...The first is to act precipitously without thought and the second is to not act at all. carl Icahn Creator of security firm Icahn & Co
  8. 8. In life and business, there are two cardinal sins...The first is to act precipitously without thought and the second is to not act at all. carl Icahn Creator of security firm Icahn & Co dropped out of New York University School of Medicine
  9. 9. carl Icahn dropped out of New York University School of Medicine Net worth $12.5 Billion
  10. 10. You have an idea of the way you think it is, and it’s not that way at all, it’s something else. david Geffen Record Executive & Co-founder of Dreamworks skg
  11. 11. You have an idea of the way you think it is, and it’s not that way at all, it’s something else. david Geffen Record Executive & Co-founder of Dreamworks skg dropped out of 3 Colleges
  12. 12. david Geffen dropped out of 3 Colleges Net worth $4.6 Billion
  13. 13. I was in college for two years but I didn’t attend much. Then I decided to drop out. I was having too many nightmares about failing in the exams. gautam Adani chairman of the Adani Group
  14. 14. I was in college for two years but I didn’t attend much. Then I decided to drop out. I was having too many nightmares about failing in the exams. gautam Adani chairman of the Adani Group dropped out of Gujarat University
  15. 15. gautam Adani dropped out of Gujarat University Net worth $10.0 Billion
  16. 16. Take care of your customers and employees first, and profits will follow. jack c Taylor founder of Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  17. 17. Take care of your customers and employees first, and profits will follow. jack c Taylor founder of Enterprise Rent-A-Car dropped out of Washington university
  18. 18. jack c Taylor dropped out of Washington university Net worth $7.4 Billion
  19. 19. I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature. john d Rockefeller founder of the Standard Oil Company
  20. 20. I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature. john d Rockefeller founder of the Standard Oil Company dropped out of Cleveland’s Central High School
  21. 21. john d Rockefeller dropped out of Cleveland’s Central High School Net worth $663.4 Billion
  22. 22. People ask how can a Jewish kid from the Bronx do preppy clothes? Does it have to do with class and money? It has to do with dreams. ralph Lauren Fashion designer & creator of Polo Ralph Lauren
  23. 23. People ask how can a Jewish kid from the Bronx do preppy clothes? Does it have to do with class and money? It has to do with dreams. ralph Lauren Fashion designer & creator of Polo Ralph Lauren dropped out of Baruch College
  24. 24. ralph Lauren dropped out of Baruch College Net worth $3.6 Billion
  25. 25. I look at every business and ask, How long can this last? How can I identify the status quo and change it? sheldon Adelson Chairman & CEO of the Las Vegas Sands Corp.
  26. 26. I look at every business and ask, How long can this last? How can I identify the status quo and change it? sheldon Adelson Chairman & CEO of the Las Vegas Sands Corp. dropped out of City College in New York
  27. 27. sheldon Adelson dropped out of City College in New York Net worth $21.5 Billion
  28. 28. I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance. steve Jobs co-founder of apple inc
  29. 29. I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance. steve Jobs co-founder of apple inc dropped out of Reed College
  30. 30. steve Jobs dropped out of Reed College Net worth $8.3 Billion
  31. 31. You should set goals beyond your reach so you always have something to live for. ted Turner Founder of CNN
  32. 32. You should set goals beyond your reach so you always have something to live for. ted Turner Founder of CNN Expelled from Brown University
  33. 33. ted Turner Expelled from Brown University Net worth $2.1 Billion
  34. 34. Don’t spend so much time trying to choose the perfect opportunity, that you miss the right opportunity. michael Dell founder of dell inc
  35. 35. Don’t spend so much time trying to choose the perfect opportunity, that you miss the right opportunity. michael Dell founder of dell inc Expelled from University of Texas Austin
  36. 36. michael Dell Expelled from University of Texas Austin Net worth $14.6 Billion
  37. 37. total number of college dropouts?
  38. 38. 11
  39. 39. total combined net worth?
  40. 40. $805.0 Billion!
  41. 41. What’s standing in the way of YOU becoming a Billionaire?
  42. 42. We live in a culture where people “wait for permission. Permission to do what they love. Permission to let their ideas and vision have a place in the world. They wait for someone to manage them and their dreams instead of taking responsibility for their own lives. They complain instead of solve and wait for a list of tasks they can check off and say ‘Done’.”* Education isn’t bad, but too many people use it as an excuse. The previous 11 quotes are from people who chose to be different. They didn’t wait for permission, they went out and made their own fortune. What will you do? * This quote taken from the article “Problem Causer, Work Avoider, Workaholic or Innovator?”. To read it in full, click here.
  43. 43. Now what? Follow me on Twitter: @DavidCrandall Read more: heroicDestiny.com want some more inspiration? want to connect with me?Or
  44. 44. thank you!

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