Words of Wisdom from Famous Entrepreneurs


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Words of Wisdom from Famous Entrepreneurs

  1. 1. Words of Wisdom World's Famous Entrepreneurs from
  2. 2. Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931) (General Electric)‏ <ul><li>“ Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward!” </li></ul>
  3. 3. John D. Rockefeller (1839 - 1937) - (Standard Oil)‏ <ul><li>“ I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.” </li></ul>
  4. 4. Henry Ford (1863 - 1947) (Ford)‏ <ul><li>&quot;A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.&quot; </li></ul>
  5. 5. Ray Kroc (1902 - 1984) (McDonalds)‏ <ul><li>&quot;Its easy to have principles when you're rich. The important thing is to have principles when you're poor.&quot; </li></ul>
  6. 6. Akio Morita (1921 – 1999) (Sony)‏ <ul><li>&quot;I believe people work for satisfaction. I believe it is a big mistake to think that money is the only way to compensate a person for his work. People need money, but they also want to be happy in their work and proud of it.&quot; </li></ul>
  7. 7. Warren Buffett (1930 - ) (Berkshire Hathaway)‏ <ul><li>&quot;It's better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you'll drift in that direction.&quot; </li></ul>
  8. 8. Rupert Murdoch (1931 - ) (Newscorp)‏ <ul><li>&quot;In motivating people, you've got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example - and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved.&quot; </li></ul>
  9. 9. Richard Branson (1950 - ) (Virgin Companies)‏ <ul><li>“ My mother was determined to make us independent. When I was four years old, she stopped the car a few miles from our house and made me find my own way home across the fields. I got hopelessly lost.” </li></ul>
  10. 10. Oprah Winfrey (1954 - ) (Harpo Productions)‏ <ul><li>&quot;My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.&quot; </li></ul>
  11. 11. Steve Jobs (1955 - ) (Apple)‏ <ul><li>&quot;Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.&quot; </li></ul>
  12. 12. Bill Gates (1955 - ) (Microsoft)‏ <ul><li>&quot;I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.&quot; </li></ul>
  13. 13. Michael Dell (1965 - ) (Dell)‏ <ul><li>“ It's customers that made Dell great in the first place, and if we're smart enough and quick enough to listen to customer needs, we'll succeed.” </li></ul>
  14. 14. Larry Page (1973 - ) (Google)‏ <ul><li>&quot;We have a mantra: don't be evil, which is to do the best things we know how for our users, for our customers, for everyone. So I think if we were known for that, it would be a wonderful thing.&quot; </li></ul>
  15. 15. Sergey Brin (1973 - ) (Google)‏ <ul><li>&quot;Obviously everyone wants to be successful, but I want to be looked back on as being very innovative, very trusted and ethical and ultimately making a big difference in the world.&quot; </li></ul>
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