American journalist and cartoonist Kin Hubbard once said, “There’s no secret about success. Did you ever know a successful man who didn’t tell you about it?”
While it is probably true that there is no one secret to success, it certainly doesn’t hurt to hear some words of wisdom from the business leaders shaping the world.
Read on and let your life and business be inspired by the 10 quotes from top business leaders:
“If we were motivated by money, we would have sold the company a long time ago and ended up on a beach”.
-Larry Page, CEO and Co-founder of
“Change everything except your wife and children”.
–Lee Kun Hee, Chairman of Samsung Group
“If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.”
-Henry Ford, Founder of
“I admire people who are very successful. But if that success has been achieved through too much ruthlessness, then I may admire that person, but I can’t respect him.”
-Ratan Tata, Chairman emeritus of
“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.”
-Bill Gates, Co-founder of
“You should learn from your competitor, but never copy. Copy and you die.”
-Jack Ma, Founder of
“The brands that will thrive in the coming years are the ones that have a purpose beyond the profit.”
-Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin Group
“Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable”
-Coco Chanel, Founder of Chanel
“In a world that is changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks”
–Mark Zuckerberg, Co-founder of
“I feel that luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity”