Quotes about: business

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.
– Thomas Paine

A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay.
– Amos Bronson Alcott
Time spent in the advertising business seems to create a permanent deformity like the Chinese habit of foot-binding.
– Dean Acheson
Christmas is over and Business is Business.
– Franklin P. Adams
If you break 100, watch your golf. If you break 80, watch your business.
– Joey Adams
There is nothing more requisite in business than despatch.
– Joseph Addison
Whatever I do, it's my business. It's not my job to parent America.
– Christina Aguilera
In some ways, with the security challenges this country has faced, we have had to put in rules and regulations for business to be able to sustain their growth and create jobs.
– Wayne Allard
I once loved this game. But after being traded four times, I realized that it's nothing but a business. I treat my horses better than the owners treat us. It's a shame they've destroyed my love for the game.
– Richie Allen
Sometimes the greatest gain in productive energy will come from cleaning the cobwebs, dealing with old business, and clearing the decks.
– David Allen
A man must be able to cut a knot, for everything cannot be untied; he must know how to disengage what is essential from the detail in which it is enwrapped, for everything cannot be equally considered; in a word, he must be able to simplify his duties, his business and his life.
– Henri Frederic Amiel
The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark.
– Jack Anderson
And I'm not an actress. I don't think I am an actress. I think I've created a brand and a business.
– Pamela Anderson
Business, labor and civil society organizations have skills and resources that are vital in helping to build a more robust global community.
– Kofi Annan
Touring is really a pretty lonely business.
– Eddy Arnold
The nature of show business is people within the business feel that if someone else fails, they move up a notch.
– Tom Arnold
I may be president of the United States, but my private life is nobody's damned business.
– Chester A. Arthur
After being in the business for such a long time, I've done everything but rodeo and porno.
– Beatrice Arthur
It takes more than capital to swing business. You've got to have the A. I. D. degree to get by - Advertising, Initiative, and Dynamics.
– Isaac Asimov
Business, you know, may bring you money, but friendship hardly ever does.
– Jane Austen