Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
Competition is a sin.
Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
The most important thing for a young man is to establish credit - a reputation and character.
The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
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.
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship
Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
Next to doing the right thing, the most important thing is to let people know you are doing the right thing.
The ability to deal with people is as purchasable a commodity as sugar or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other under the sun.
I can think of nothing less pleasurable than a life devoted to pleasure.