Getting money is not all a man\'s business; to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can ... As a peace-maker the lawyer has a superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
Anticipate charity by preventing poverty; assist the reduced fellow man, either by a considerable gift or a sum of money or by teaching him a trade or by putting him in the way of business so that he may earn an honest livelihood and not be forced to the dreadful alternative of holding out his hand for charity. This is the highest step and summit of charity's golden ladder.
Diplomacy: The business of handling a porcupine without disturbing the quills.
Profit in business comes from repeat customers, customers that boast about your project or service, and that bring friends with them.
More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause.
The business of government is to keep the government out of business - that is, unless business needs government aid
Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
Business is never so healthy as when, like a chicken, it must do a certain amount of scratching for what it gets
Conducting your business in a socially responsible way is good business. It means that you can attract better employees and that customers will know what you stand for and like you for it.
In this business it takes time to be really good - and by that time, you're obsolete.
In this business, by the time you realize you're in trouble, it's too late to save yourself. Unless you're running scared all the time, you're gone.
Show me the business man or institution not guided by sentiment and service; by the idea that "he profits most who serves best" and I will show you a man or an outfit that is dead or dying.
Most are engaged in business the greater part of their lives, because the soul abhors a vacuum and they have not discovered any continuous employment for man's nobler faculties
A business leader has to keep their organization focused on the mission. That sounds easy, but it can be tremendously challenging in today's competitive and ever-changing business environment. A leader also has to motivate potential partners to join.
Loyalty is dead, the experts proclaim, and the statistics seem to bear them out. On average, U.S. corporations now lose half their customers in five years, half their employees in four, and half their investors in less than one. We seem to face a future in which the only business relationships will be opportunistic transactions between virtual strangers.
No one travelling on a business trip would be missed if he failed to arrive.
Advertising is the ability to sense, interpret . . . to put the very heart throbs of a business into type, paper and ink.
Your premium brand had better be delivering something special, or it's not going to get the business.
The word career is a divisive word. It's a word that divides the normal life from business or professional life.
No business in the world has ever made more money with poorer management.
The golden rule for every business man is this: ''Put yourself in your customer's place.'
If you can't turn yourself into your customer, you probably shouldn't be in the ad writing business at all.
I never get the accountants in before I start up a business. It's done on gut feeling, especially if I can see that they are taking the mickey out of the consumer.
If you have a good relationship with your customer, the business process flows that much more smoothly.