19 Success Quotes From 19 Billionaires
Gain an insight into how the biggest fish in the pond think, with 19 success quotes from 19 billionaires.
Getting rich is possible for anyone. If you want it bad enough.
You can make it happen. People who have achieved success already, say prosperity begins with your mentality.
You have to decide whether you are interested in success or COMMITTED to success..
“All you have in business is your reputation. So, it’s very important that you keep your word.” – Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin Group. – Success Quotes
Money is a commodity
“Money is misunderstood. The fact is if you want to be successful the money will follow you. If you are a doctor, something else will follow you. If you are successful, there is an accompaniment and If your goal is just to make money, you won’t succeed. Money is a commodity to use, not to be dictated by.” – Frank Lowy, former chairman of Westfield Corporation
“No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time. You can’t produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant.” – Warren Buffett, Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway
Everyone won’t agree with you
“If you want to do something different, you’re going to come up against a lot of naysayers.” – James Dyson, Inventor and Founder of Dyson Company
“Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.” – Jack Ma, Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group
Question yourself and get feedback
“I think it’s very important to have a feedback loop, where you’re constantly thinking about what you’ve done and how you could be doing it better. I think that’s the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.” – Elon Musk, Founder and CEO of Tesla Inc.
Question conventional teachings
“The most important aspect of my personality as far as determining my success goes has been my questioning of conventional wisdom, doubting experts and questioning authority. While it can be painful in your relationship with your parents and teachers, it’s enormously useful in life.” – Larry Ellison, Co-founder of Oracle Corporation
Work hard and smart
“Talent without effort is wasted talent. And while the effort is the one thing you can control in your life, applying that effort intelligently is next on the list.” – Mark Cuban, Co-owner of 2929 Entertainment and Chairman of AXS TV
Know your value
“Don’t compare yourself to anyone in this world. If you do so, you are insulting yourself” – Bill Gates, Co-founder of Microsoft Corporation – Success Quotes
Enjoy your work
“If you are in business, you are not enjoying. You are working” – Carlos Slim Helu, CEO of Telmex, America Movil, and Grupo Carso
“When the rate of change outside is more than what is inside, be sure that the end is near.” – Azim Premji, Chairman of Wipro Ltd.
“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey, American Media Proprietor and Producer – Success Quotes
Balance stubbornness and flexibility
“If you’re not stubborn, you will give up on experiments too soon. And if you’re not flexible, you will pound your head against the wall and you won’t see a different solution to a problem you’re trying to solve.” – Jeff Bezos, Founder and Chairman of Amazon.com
Make decisions with calm focus
“I think when it comes to decisions. I try not to be emotional. To drown out the noise and look at the important facts.” – David Tepper, Founder and President of Appaloosa Management
Don’t worry about the competition
“You can worry about the competition or you can focus on what’s ahead of you and drive fast.” – Jack Dorsey, Co-founder of Twitter
Own your mistakes
“One of the things I’m trying to get better at is apologizing when I make mistakes. That’s been a big priority of mine.” – Evan Spiegel, Co-founder and CEO of Snap Inc. – Success Quotes
Don’t get complacent
“Complacency is the worst. I never allow myself to be content with what I have done, and I always tried to instil this in everyone around me.” – Amancio Ortega, Founder and Former Chairman of Inditex fashion group Build Legacy
Analyse your failures
“Every time I make a mistake with a company, I write it out and try to figure out why it happened.” – Garrett Champ, Co-founder of Uber – Success Quotes