Posts Tagged: billionaire-wisdom

A Million Dollars’ Worth of Love

“The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t

A Million Dollars’ Worth of Love

“The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t

Nearly Every Moment

“Nearly every moment of every day, we have the opportunity to give something to someone else – our time, our love, our resources.” ~ S. Truett Cathy, Entrepreneur, Founder – Chick-fil-A, Founder – WinShape Foundation, Foster Parent (30 years), Horatio

Nearly Every Moment

“Nearly every moment of every day, we have the opportunity to give something to someone else – our time, our love, our resources.” ~ S. Truett Cathy, Entrepreneur, Founder – Chick-fil-A, Founder – WinShape Foundation, Foster Parent (30 years), Horatio

Business: Risks & Chances

“In business, there’s a difference between a risk and a chance. A well-calculated risk may very well end up as an investment in your business. A careless chance can cause it to crumble. And when an opportunity presents itself, never

Business: Risks & Chances

“In business, there’s a difference between a risk and a chance. A well-calculated risk may very well end up as an investment in your business. A careless chance can cause it to crumble. And when an opportunity presents itself, never

Automation Applied

“The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.” ~ Bill Gates, Business

Automation Applied

“The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.” ~ Bill Gates, Business

Integrity: The Real

“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.” Oprah G. Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer, Author,

Integrity: The Real

“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.” Oprah G. Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer, Author,

Love: A Million Dollars Worth

“The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t

Love: A Million Dollars Worth

“The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

Once You Learn

“Once you learn how to start and build a business, you can do it over and over again. The principles are the same.” ~ Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, Business Magnate & Investor, Philanthropist, & Founder of Virgin Group

Once You Learn

“Once you learn how to start and build a business, you can do it over and over again. The principles are the same.” ~ Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, Business Magnate & Investor, Philanthropist, & Founder of Virgin Group

A Yardstick of Quality

“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” ~ Steve Jobs, Entrepreneur, Marketer, Inventor, & Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO of Apple, Inc. Founder & CEO of NeXT, Disney Legend (2013, posthumously) Grammy

A Yardstick of Quality

“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” ~ Steve Jobs, Entrepreneur, Marketer, Inventor, & Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO of Apple, Inc. Founder & CEO of NeXT, Disney Legend (2013, posthumously) Grammy

Negativity Banished

“The old saying that “success breeds success” has something to it. It’s that feeling of confidence that can banish negativity and procrastination and get you going the right way.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman, Politician, Television Personality, Author, Chairman &

Negativity Banished

“The old saying that “success breeds success” has something to it. It’s that feeling of confidence that can banish negativity and procrastination and get you going the right way.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman, Politician, Television Personality, Author, Chairman &

Persistent, Unshakeable Gratitude

“Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful, no matter what happened in my life..” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer,

Persistent, Unshakeable Gratitude

“Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful, no matter what happened in my life..” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer,

Acumen’s Discernment

“Leaders are people who can discern the inevitable and act accordingly. When people talk about business acumen, discernment is a big part of it. It’s a bit like gut instinct, but a little more developed.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman,

Acumen’s Discernment

“Leaders are people who can discern the inevitable and act accordingly. When people talk about business acumen, discernment is a big part of it. It’s a bit like gut instinct, but a little more developed.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman,

A Daily Discipline

“Take the pains required to become what you want to become, or you might end up becoming something you’d rather not be. That is, also, a daily discipline and worth considering.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman, Politician, Television Personality, Author,

A Daily Discipline

“Take the pains required to become what you want to become, or you might end up becoming something you’d rather not be. That is, also, a daily discipline and worth considering.” ~ Donald John Trump, Businessman, Politician, Television Personality, Author,

Only One?

“Never depend on single income.” ~ Warren Edward Buffett, Business Magnate, Investor, Philanthropist & Founder of the Buffett Foundation

Only One?

“Never depend on single income.” ~ Warren Edward Buffett, Business Magnate, Investor, Philanthropist & Founder of the Buffett Foundation

Passion: A Most Obvious Guide

“I feel like in a world where we all try to figure out our place and our purpose here, your passions are one of your most obvious guides.” ~ Nick Woodman, Founder of GoPro

Passion: A Most Obvious Guide

“I feel like in a world where we all try to figure out our place and our purpose here, your passions are one of your most obvious guides.” ~ Nick Woodman, Founder of GoPro

You Will Make It!

“If you are hardworking and determined, you will make it and that’s the bottom line’’. ~ Isabel dos Santos, Investor

You Will Make It!

“If you are hardworking and determined, you will make it and that’s the bottom line’’. ~ Isabel dos Santos, Investor

Passion: The Driving Fire

“Whether you’ve found your calling, or if you’re still searching, passion should be the fire that drives your life’s work.” ~ Michael Dell, Founder of Dell Computers

Passion: The Driving Fire

“Whether you’ve found your calling, or if you’re still searching, passion should be the fire that drives your life’s work.” ~ Michael Dell, Founder of Dell Computers

Motivate & Inspire

“I’ve never chased money. It’s always been about what I can do to motivate and inspire people.” ~ Tyler Perry a.k.a Emmitt Perry Jr., Actor, Author, Playwright, Producer, Director & Songwriter

Motivate & Inspire

“I’ve never chased money. It’s always been about what I can do to motivate and inspire people.” ~ Tyler Perry a.k.a Emmitt Perry Jr., Actor, Author, Playwright, Producer, Director & Songwriter

Just for Validation

“Don’t solicit feedback on your product, idea or your business just for validation purposes. You want to tell the people who can help move your idea forward, but if you’re just looking to your friend, co-worker, husband or wife for

Just for Validation

“Don’t solicit feedback on your product, idea or your business just for validation purposes. You want to tell the people who can help move your idea forward, but if you’re just looking to your friend, co-worker, husband or wife for

Getting It at the Right Time

“I think in business, you have to learn to be patient. Maybe I’m not very patient myself. But I think what I’ve learned the most is to be able to wait for something and get it when it’s the right

Getting It at the Right Time

“I think in business, you have to learn to be patient. Maybe I’m not very patient myself. But I think what I’ve learned the most is to be able to wait for something and get it when it’s the right

Do It, Spectacularly!

“If I’m going to do something, I do it spectacularly or I don’t do it at all.” ~ Al-Waleed bin Talal, Businessman & Investor

Do It, Spectacularly!

“If I’m going to do something, I do it spectacularly or I don’t do it at all.” ~ Al-Waleed bin Talal, Businessman & Investor

The Feeling of Achievement

“The most dangerous poison is the feeling of achievement. The antidote is to every evening think what can be done better tomorrow.” ~ Ingvar Kamprad, Founder of IKEA

The Feeling of Achievement

“The most dangerous poison is the feeling of achievement. The antidote is to every evening think what can be done better tomorrow.” ~ Ingvar Kamprad, Founder of IKEA

A New Direction

“What other people label or might try to call failure, I have learned is just God’s way of pointing you in a new direction.” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey

A New Direction

“What other people label or might try to call failure, I have learned is just God’s way of pointing you in a new direction.” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey

Have Business-Fun!

“Have fun. The game is a lot more enjoyable when you’re trying to do more than just make money.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Have Business-Fun!

“Have fun. The game is a lot more enjoyable when you’re trying to do more than just make money.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Involving, Fun & Creative

“A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” ~ Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, Business Magnate & Investor

Involving, Fun & Creative

“A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” ~ Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, Business Magnate & Investor