The best Quotations


A price has to be paid for success. almost invariably those who have reached the summits worked harder and longer, studied and planned more assiduously, practiced more self-denial, overcame more difficulties than those of us who have not risen so far.
- B. C. Forbes

Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious.
- B. C. Forbes

Difficulties should act as a tonic. they should spur us to greater exertion.
- B. C. Forbes

Don't forget until too late that the business of life is not business, but living.
- B. C. Forbes

History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. they won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.
- B. C. Forbes

If you don't drive your business you will be driven out of business.
- B. C. Forbes

Many a man thinks he is patient when, in reality, he is indifferent.
- B. C. Forbes

Opportunity rarely knocks on your door. knock rather on opportunity's door if you ardently wish to enter.
- B. C. Forbes

Real riches are the riches possessed inside.
- B. C. Forbes

The person who renders loyal service in a humble capacity will be chosen for higher responsibilities, just as the biblical servant who multiplied the one pound given him by his master was made ruler over ten cities...
- B. C. Forbes

What you have outside you counts less than what you have inside you.
- B. C. Forbes

Without self-respect there can be no genuine success. success won at the cost of self-respect is not success ? for what shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own self-respect.
- B. C. Forbes

Work is the meat of life, pleasure the dessert.
- B. C. Forbes

Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

Being right half the time beats being half-right all the time.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

Elected leaders who forget how they got there won't the next time.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

Everybody has to be somebody to somebody to be anybody.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

Failure is success if we learn from it.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

Few businessmen are capable of being in politics, they don't understand the democratic process, they have neither the tolerance or the depth it takes. democracy isn't a business.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

If you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. when in doubt, route.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

If you expect nothing, you're apt to be surprised. you'll get it.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

If you never budge, don't expect a push.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

It's so much easier to suggest solutions when you don't know too much about the problem.
- Malcolm S. Forbes

Let your children go if you want to keep them.
- Malcolm S. Forbes


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Quotation Many things difficult in design prove easy in performance. - writer
Quotation Prosperity is the best protector of principle. - writer
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