Best 1 380 of Entrepreneur quotes - MyQuotes
Don't ever let anyone tell you that something is too competitive. Once you subtract the people who don't work very hard, or the people who aren't as good as you, your competition shrinks dramatically.
Schumpter's daring and dashing entrepreneur is now a legendary figure from the distant past - if not from the mythology of capitalism - or is to be found only in the demimonde of business, founding new ice cream parlors or "deep freeze subscription clubs".
We don't become mediocre all at once, and we rarely do it on purpose.
We got government off the backs of the people of India, particularly off the backs of India's entrepreneurs. We introduced more competition, both internal competition and external competition. We simplified and rationalized the tax system. We made risk-taking much more attractive.
Entrepreneur is not a job title. It is a state of mind of people who want to alter the future.
Smile and Slay. You have to slay it in life or life will slay you.
Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.
Mastermind and collaborate with other smart entrepreneurs if they have futures that are even bigger than their present.
Mary Parker Follett
We are sometime truly to see our life as positive, not negative, as made up of continuous willing, not of constraints and prohibition.
If it really was a no-brainer to make it on your own in business there'd be millions of no-brained, harebrained, and otherwise dubiously brained individuals quitting their day jobs and hanging out their own shingles. Nobody would be left to round out the workforce and execute the business plan.
The best Startups don't create noise. They create a gravitational pull.
In the end, every startup is different. But in the beginning every startup is the same.
Give me an entrepreneur with a lot of courage, gusto and who iterates rapidly, and I will back that person day in and day out.
I've had many challenges - every entrepreneur does - it's the nature of the beast.
A true business opportunity is the that an entrepreneur invents to grow him or herself. Not to work in, but to work on.
Don’t spend most of your time on the voices that don’t count. Tune out the shallow voices so that you will have more time to tune in the valuable ones.
For tolls too briefly the sounds of mercy... In fear we ponder the use of thunder for peace
Give your idea a chance. You’ll never hit a home run (or a base hit for that matter) if you don’t swing.
Creativity is the new currency, so, are you credited with new thoughts or overdrawn in old thinking?
Selling is a sacred trust between buyer and seller.
Nothing stops the great from being greater and so was with Tulga Demir, born in Germany, who started his entrepreneurial journey at the young age of 17 in the USA.
Nothing can drag you down if you're not holding on to it.
Do more of what you love, less of what you tolerate and none of what you hate.
What had been the focus of my entire adult life was gone, and it was devastating. I didn't really know what to do for a few months. I felt that I had let the previous generation of entrepreneurs down. I was a very public failure.
No economy, no matter how bad, can hold down a goal that is followed by enough action.
We are the leaders that we have been waiting for. We are the social innovators and entrepreneurs that we have been seeking.
The ethics of excellence requires a sense of perspective. Look at the big picture. If you live for the moment you might mortgage the future? What happens if you put your reputation at risk and lose the bet?
OLD: Be No.1 or No.2 in Your Market. NEW: Find a Niche, Create Something New.
The most successful people in the world today are entrepreneurs
The worst kind of poverty is the poverty of vision.
I'm a big believer in being an entrepreneur. It's easy for me to say because I work for myself and I am someone who likes that process. You have control over your destiny.
Any outcome, any deal that doesn't preserve the freedom and openness of the Internet for consumers and entrepreneurs will be unacceptable.
Big oil, big steel, big agriculture avoid the open marketplace. Big corporations fix prices among themselves and thus drive out of business the small entrepreneur. Also, in their conglomerate form, the huge corporations have begun to challenge the very legitimacy of the state.
Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.
The focus of the entrepreneur must always be on exchanging products or services for money, and anything that distracts from that like actually running a business, should be avoided where possible.
Fear is the disease. Hustle is the antidote.
Natalie Clifford Barney
Entrepreneurship is the last refuge of the trouble making individual.
Execution Excellence! (Show up on time! Leave last!)
What kind of impression are you leaving on people? Activate the ability for your first impression and last impression!
Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
All that matters in business is that you get it right once. Then everyone can tell you how lucky you are.
Our eyes continue to see for a few nanoseconds an image that is not there anymore, which helps the brain to make sense of the flow of information it catches. Maybe that's what's happening to some entrepreneurs and VCs who have not yet grasped all the essential changes that have been happening in the French environment, and are seeing it as it used to be rather than as it is now! Today's France is business-friendly.
The day before something is a breakthrough, it’s a crazy idea.
Learn from your mistakes. The number one reason I see entrepreneurs failing isn’t because they make mistakes, but they keep on making the same ones over and over again. Learn from them and avoid making the same ones over again.
Whatever you may have heard, self-publishing is not a short cut to anything. Except maybe insanity. Self-publishing, like every other kind of publishing, is hard work. You don’t wake up one morning good at it. You have to work for that.
Every individual is essentially now a small business and entrepreneur.
Being an entrepreneur is the greatest investment
Always be eager to learn, no matter how successful you might already be. In the Millionaires' Club, we sometimes invite a billionaire to come talk to us. He says, 'You're doing okay, but come on. How about if you really poured it on!'
An entrepreneur is a man who knows he can fail, but he does not accept to fail before he actually fails, and when he fails he learns from his errors and moves on.
Fair Trade is a market-based, entrepreneurial response to business as usual: it helps third-word farmers developing direct market access as well as the organizational and management capacity to add value to their products and take them directly to the global market. Direct trade, a fair price, access to capital and local capacity-building, which are the core strategies of this model, have been successfully building farmers' incomes and self-reliance for more than 50 years.