19 Inspiring Quotes on Business by Richard Branson
Richard Branson, English Business Magnate, has made a fortune with the Virgin Group. The group has over 400 businesses running under its umbrella.
He started his first business with a Magazine called Student while still 16 years old. After that he went on to establish more businesses and now he is well renowned businessmen.
19 Inspiring Quotes on Business by Richard Branson:
1. “Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson
2. “Every successful businessman will have experienced set-backs and failures – they’re lying if they say they haven’t.” – Richard Branson
3. “If you are a small company taking on a big company, you need to have a sense of humor.” – Richard Branson
4. “Starting your own business isn’t just a job – it’s a way of life.” – Richard Branson
5. “From a young age, I learned to focus on the things I was good at and delegate to others what I was not good at. That’s how Virgin is run.” – Richard Branson
6. “Most people would assume my business success, and the wealth that comes with it, have brought me happiness. But I know I am successful, wealthy, and connected because I am happy.” – Richard Branson
7. “I’ve never gone into business to make money. Every Virgin product and service has been made into a reality to make a positive difference in people’s lives. And by focusing on the happiness of our customers, we have been able to build a successful group of companies.” – Richard Branson
8. “When hiring somebody, I never ask to see a curriculum vitae. I feel that since I didn’t have one myself, it would be a bit presumptuous to ask to see anyone else’s.” – Richard Branson
9. “In business, if you realize you’ve made a bad decision, you change it.” – Richard Branson
10. “A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” – Richard Branson
11. “To me, business isn’t about wearing suits or pleasing stockholders. It’s about being true to yourself, your ideas and focusing on the essentials.” – Richard Branson
12. “One thing is certain in business. You and everyone around you will make mistakes.” – Richard Branson
13. “An important priority for me is a business must get their own house in order.” – Richard Branson
14. “A passionate belief in your business and personal objectives can make all the difference between success and failure. If you aren’t proud of what you’re doing, why should anybody else be?” – Richard Branson
15. “There’s no point in starting a business unless you’re going to make a dramatic difference to other people’s lives.” – Richard Branson
16. “My early business ventures included growing Christmas trees and breeding birds.” – Richard Branson
17. “Well, I think that there’s a very thin dividing line between success and failure. And I think if you start a business without financial backing, you’re likely to go the wrong side of that dividing line.” – Richard Branson
18. “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.” – Richard Branson
19. “From my very first day as an entrepreneur, I’ve felt the only mission worth pursuing in business is to make people’s lives better.” – Richard Branson
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