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By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

We provide food that customers love, day after day after day. People just want more of it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

I never considered my dreams wasted energy; they were invariably linked to some form of action. When I dreamed about having a lemonade stand, for example, it wasn't long before I set up a lemonade stand.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

I saw opportunity appear in an ugly six-spindle shake machine ... and grabbed it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

I believe in God, family, and McDonald's. And in the office, that order is reversed.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

I HAVE ALWAYS believed that each man makes his own happiness and is responsible for his own problems.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

Visions of McDonald's restaurants dotting crossroads all over the country paraded through my brain. I don't believe in saturation. We're thinking and talking worldwide.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

I don't believe in saturation. We're thinking and talking worldwide.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

Take calculated risks. Act boldly and thoughtfully. Be an agile company.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

There's a lot more future in hamburgers than in baseball.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

It requires a certain kind of mind to see beauty in a hamburger bun. Yet is it any more unusual to find grace in the texture and softly carved silhouette of a bun than to reflect lovingly on the hackles of a fishing fly? Or the arrangements and textures on a butterfly's wing? Not if you are a McDonalds's man.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

I was never much of a reader when I was a boy. Books bored me. I liked action. But I spent a lot of time thinking about things. I'd imagine all kinds of situations and how I would handle them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

Our aim was to insure repeat business based on the system's reputation rather than on the quality of a single store or operator.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

Happiness is not a tangible thing, it's a byproduct - a byproduct of achievement.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

When you're green, your growing. When you're ripe, you rot.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

If my competitor were drowning I'd stick a hose in his mouth and turn on the water.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

The McDonald brothers were simply not on my wavelength at all. I was obsessed with the idea of making McDonald's the biggest and the best. They were content with what they had; they didn't want to be bothered with more risks and more demands.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

I guess to be an entrepreneur you have to have a large ego, enormous pride and an ability to inspire others to follow your lead.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Ray Kroc

No one of us is more important than the rest of us

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

Luck is a dividend of sweat.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

If I had a brick for every time I’ve repeated the phrase Quality, Service, Cleanliness and Value, I think I’d probably be able to bridge the Atlantic Ocean with them.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

While formal schooling is an important advantage, it is not a guarantee of success nor is its absence a fatal handicap.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

As long as you're green, you're growing. As soon as you're ripe, you start to rot.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

Speaking of competition in the fast-food industry. This is rat eat rat, dog eat dog. I'll kill 'em, and I'm going to kill 'em before they kill me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

It is no achievement to walk a tightrope laid flat on the floor.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

The two most important requirements for major success are: first, being in the right place at the right time, and second, doing something about it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

There are things money can't buy and hard work can't win. One of them is happiness.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

All money means to me is a pride in accomplishment.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

Perfection is very difficult to achieve, and perfection was what I wanted in McDonald's. Everything else was secondary for me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

I didn't know what we would be selling in the year 2000 but whatever it was we would be selling the most of it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

If you believe in it, and you believe in it hard, it is impossible to fail.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

There is absolutely nothing special about walking on a rope stretched along the ground. Where there is no risk, there can be no pride in a deed accomplished, and therefore no happiness.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ray Kroc

The organization cannot trust the individual; the individual must trust the organization.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

If you do it first class and you don't compromise values, and you don't compromise quality, and you don't compromise service, and you don't compromise cleanliness, then everybody else who is the competitor has got to play catch-up.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ray Kroc

I wasn't prepared for this big room with clattering typewriters and teletype printers. You could hardly hear yourself think.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

In my experience, good executives don't make mistakes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Kroc

Adversity can strengthen you if you have the will to grind it out.