Best 329 of Profit quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 17 Sep

David T. Dellinger

Nonviolence is supremely the weapon of the dispossessed, the underprivileged, and the egalitarian, not those who are still addicted to private profit, commercial values, and great wealth.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Hayden Pearton

Work neither for fame nor profit. An artist should aspire only to inspire.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Dada Bhagwan

Greed has two teachers; one is a cheat [a crafty person] and the other one is financial loss. When one incurs loss; it will quickly destroy the tuber of greed.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Thomas Paine

I do not believe in the creed professed by the Jewish church, by the Roman church, by the Greek church, by the Turkish church, by the Protestant church, nor by any church that I know of. My own mind is my own church. All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian, or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Peter Drucker

Inside an organization there are only cost centers. The only profit center is a customer whose check has not bounced.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Md. Ziaul Haque

I think that the existence of the telecommunication sector will be at stake in the near future! Less sim to sim calls will bring less profits for the companies! The people will find myriad ways to communicate with one another on the phone mostly by using the internet only!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Randy Pausch

There are more ways than one to measure profits and losses.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Karl Marx

Surplus-value and the rate of surplus-value are... the invisible essence to be investigated, whereas the rate of profit and hence the form of surplus-value as profit are visible surface phenomena

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

A rumor is usually a lie that the media can legally profit from.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Walter Ulbricht

The guiding principle is not to manufacture the goods everyone needs, rather to earn profits for a few capitalists.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John F Kennedy

An economy hampered by restrictive tax rates will never produce enough jobs or enough profits

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jim Rohn

Profits are better than wages.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Paul Haggis

There's something that's so basically corrupt about any system in which a good and fair profit is not enough. There has to be more, every year, every quarter, because your stock price has to rise.

By Anonym 15 Sep

David Ricardo

The variation in the value of money, however great, makes no difference in the rate of profits.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Tanya Thompson

When you nationalize the expenditures but privatize the revenue, everything is profit.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Aristotle

Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Frederick Marryat

... the sea defrauds many an honest undertaker of his profits.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Duke Ellington

A musical profit outweighs a financial loss.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Jane Austen

Walter Scott has no business to write novels, especially good ones. — It is not fair. — He has fame and profit enough as a poet, and should not be taking the bread out of other people’s mouths. — I do not like him, and do not mean to like Waverley if I can help it — but fear I must.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ethan Zuckerman

The culture around here is much less cutthroat than it is in, say, Silicon Valley, or even within the non-profit culture in D.C.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Carlos Ghosn

In most companies people make a specific contribution to the company in their function. But it is not expressed in terms of profit, only in terms of performing their function better.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Edwin Lefevre

If a stock doesn’t act right don’t touch it; because, being unable to tell precisely what is wrong, you cannot tell which way it is going. No diagnosis, no prognosis. No prognosis, no profit.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Sunday Adelaja

Godliness must be presented with its profit and incentives, not only for the good of the nation and society, but of eternal value.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Garth Ennis

When it comes to Vought, or any corporate outfit really, all that counts to them is profit. They send their kids on planes built by the lowest bidder. They travel on the fuckin' things themselves. Company jets or first class, they still go on 'em. Safety costs. Money's God.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Graham

It is worth pointing out that assuredly not more than one person out of a hundred who stayed in the market after after 1925 emerged from it with a net profit and that the speculative losses taken were appalling.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Eric Sevareid

Brotherhood is not so wild a dream as those, who profit by postponing it, pretend.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Samuel Crompton

A man has a very insecure tenure of a property which another can carry away with his eyes. A few months reduced me to the cruel necessity either of destroying my machine, or of giving it to the public. To destroy it, I could not think of; to give up that for which I had laboured so long, was cruel. I had no patent, nor the means of purchasing one. In preference to destroying, I gave it to the public. [On his inability to keep for himself a profitable income from his invention of the Spinning Mule.]

By Anonym 16 Sep

Seyi Ayoola

Endure the pain in the sunrise, so when it's sunset, there's lot of profit to be gained.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Bayode Ojo

What does it profit man if he allows a nonentity to make him look irrelevant just because he wants to indirectly have him become a life member of the nonentity club? No man can make you less valuable except you enter into agreement with such man. Not all birds with wings have the mastery of soaring high....

By Anonym 16 Sep

Enock Maregesi

Hasara ni faida.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jon Fishman

Where were living we have a certain amount of our profit every year its like a percentage 5 or 7% or something like that that we set aside specifically for charity things.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Habeeb Akande

A dream business that doesn't make money is a living nightmare.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Clarence Darrow

Instead of yielding to idle conversation it might profit one to cultivate silence and contemplation.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Suzy Kassem

A human being can only take so much when their basic rights as a citizen of the earth are being denied to them – or sold at a high cost.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mother Jones

Some day the workers will take possession of your city hall, and when we do, no child will be sacrificed on the altar of profit!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nicholas Murray Butler

Businesses planned for service are apt to succeed businesses planned for profit are apt to fail.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Miriam Lichtheim

To do what profits is eternity.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Suzy Kassem

A system is corrupt when it is strictly profit-driven, not driven to serve the best interests of its people.

By Anonym 13 Sep

David Ricardo

During the period of capital moving from one employment to another, the profits on that to which capital is flowing will be relatively high, but will continue so no longer than till the requisite capital is obtained.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Sunday Adelaja

Having a skill is much more profitable than having a certificate

By Anonym 20 Sep

Suzy Kassem

When the world shifts its focus on heart over mind, we will finally experience a beautiful global village for our children.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ursula K. Le Guin

Books, you know, they’re not just commodities. The profit motive often is in conflict with the aims of art. We live in capitalism. Its power seems inescapable. So did the divine right of kings. Any human power can be resisted and changed by human beings. Resistance and change often begin in art, and very often in our art—the art of words.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ricardo Semler

The best way to invest corporate profits is to give them to the employees.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Patricia Aburdene

Transcendent values like trust and integrity literally translate into revenue, profits and prosperity.

By Anonym 15 Sep

David Ricardo

There can be no rise in the value of labour without a fall of profits.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bill Janklow

What did Citibank get out of it? It got the ability to reverse the arbitrage. Actually, what they got was the ability to give themselves a profit, and that saved the bank.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Janna Cachola

Your customers will always be human, always have an empathic approach in how you treat guests. You will profit more on relatability than just revenue.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Suzy Kassem

Any system that values profit over human life is a very dangerous one indeed. Simply put, it lacks values, and such a system will eventually collapse once its true light is discovered by the masses. Though some say that capitalism is a modern system, corruption has been the source for the demise of every great civilization.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lewis H. Lapham

At this late stage in the history of American capitalism I'm not sure I know how much testimony still needs to be presented to establish the relation between profit and theft.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Natalie Merchant

Be true to yourself, and, um, don't worry about some large companies' quarterly profit index.