B.C. Forbes Quotes

Top 73 wise famous quotes and sayings by B.C. Forbes

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B.C. Forbes quotes: Our future and our fate lie in our wills more than in our hands, for our hands are but the instruments of our wills. Our future and our fate lie in our wills more than in our hands, for our hands are but the instruments of our wills.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Next to the dog, the wastebasket is your best friend. Next to the dog, the wastebasket is your best friend.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Time mends all, ends all things earthly. Time mends all, ends all things earthly.
B.C. Forbes quotes: The man who is too busy to read is never likely to lead. The man who is too busy to read is never likely to lead.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable. Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Honesty pays dividends both in dollars and in peace of mind. Honesty pays dividends both in dollars and in peace of mind.
B.C. Forbes quotes: If you don't drive your business, you will be driven out of business. If you don't drive your business, you will be driven out of business.
B.C. Forbes quotes: There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first-rate truck driver than a tenth-rate executive. There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first-rate truck driver than a tenth-rate executive.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious. Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Upon our children-how they are taught-rests the fate-or fortune-of tomorrow's world. Upon our children-how they are taught-rests the fate-or fortune-of tomorrow's world.
B.C. Forbes quotes: There's no such thing as a self-made man. I've had much help and have found that if you are willing to work, many people are willing to help you. There's no such thing as a self-made man. I've had much help and have found that if you are willing to work, many people are willing to help you.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Many of the most successful men I have known have never grown up. Youthfulness of spirit is the twin brother of optimism ... Resist growing up! Many of the most successful men I have known have never grown up. Youthfulness of spirit is the twin brother of optimism ... Resist growing up!
B.C. Forbes quotes: The man without religion is as a ship without a rudder. The man without religion is as a ship without a rudder.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Golf without bunkers and hazards would be tame and monotonous. So would life. Golf without bunkers and hazards would be tame and monotonous. So would life.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Success consists of being and doing, not simply accumulating. Success consists of being and doing, not simply accumulating.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Justice must be blind to the hardness or softness of a man's hands, as well as to the leanness or fatness of his pocketbook Justice must be blind to the hardness or softness of a man's hands, as well as to the leanness or fatness of his pocketbook
B.C. Forbes quotes: A word of appreciation often can accomplish what nothing else could accomplish. A word of appreciation often can accomplish what nothing else could accomplish.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Difficulties should act as a tonic. They should spur us to greater exertion. Difficulties should act as a tonic. They should spur us to greater exertion.
B.C. Forbes quotes: The fellow who isn't fired with enthusiasm is apt to be fired. The fellow who isn't fired with enthusiasm is apt to be fired.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Lady Luck generally woos those who earnestly, enthusiastically, unremittingly woo her. Lady Luck generally woos those who earnestly, enthusiastically, unremittingly woo her.
B.C. Forbes quotes: You have no idea how big the other fellow's troubles are. You have no idea how big the other fellow's troubles are.
B.C. Forbes quotes: If you do the best and the most you can today, don't worry about tomorrow. If you do the best and the most you can today, don't worry about tomorrow.
B.C. Forbes quotes: The most profitless things to manufacture are excuses. The most profitless things to manufacture are excuses.
B.C. Forbes quotes: He best keeps from anger who remembers that God is always looking upon him. He best keeps from anger who remembers that God is always looking upon him.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Money, or even power, can never yield happiness unless it be accompanied by the goodwill of others. Money, or even power, can never yield happiness unless it be accompanied by the goodwill of others.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Work done with little effort is likely to yield little result. Work done with little effort is likely to yield little result.
B.C. Forbes quotes: We must learn that to enjoy happiness we must conscientiously and continuously seek to spread happiness. Selfishness is suicidal to happiness. We must learn that to enjoy happiness we must conscientiously and continuously seek to spread happiness. Selfishness is suicidal to happiness.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Bragging often precedes begging. Bragging often precedes begging.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out. Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out.
B.C. Forbes quotes: The man who has done his level best ... is a success, even though the world write him down a failure. The man who has done his level best ... is a success, even though the world write him down a failure.
B.C. Forbes quotes: A business like an automobile, has to be driven, in order to get results. A business like an automobile, has to be driven, in order to get results.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Golf is an ideal diversion, but a ruinous disease. Golf is an ideal diversion, but a ruinous disease.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Honesty is the cornerstone of character. Honesty is the cornerstone of character.
B.C. Forbes quotes: The human being who lives only for himself finally reaps nothing but unhappiness. Selfishness corrodes. Unselfishness ennobles, satisfies. The human being who lives only for himself finally reaps nothing but unhappiness. Selfishness corrodes. Unselfishness ennobles, satisfies.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Jealousy ... is a mental cancer. Jealousy ... is a mental cancer.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Opportunity rarely knocks on your door. Knock rather on opportunity's door if you ardently wish to enter. Opportunity rarely knocks on your door. Knock rather on opportunity's door if you ardently wish to enter.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Real riches are the riches possessed inside. Real riches are the riches possessed inside.
B.C. Forbes quotes: If the deal isn't good for the other party, it isn't good for you. If the deal isn't good for the other party, it isn't good for you.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Acting without thinking is like shooting without aiming. Acting without thinking is like shooting without aiming.
B.C. Forbes quotes: In the race for success, speed is less important than stamina. In the race for success, speed is less important than stamina.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Some people are so methodical that that is all they are or ever will be. Some people are so methodical that that is all they are or ever will be.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Use life to provide something that outlasts it. Use life to provide something that outlasts it.
B.C. Forbes quotes: The truth doesn't hurt unless it ought to. The truth doesn't hurt unless it ought to.
B.C. Forbes quotes: If a pig could pray, it would pray for swill. What do you pray for? If a pig could pray, it would pray for swill. What do you pray for?
B.C. Forbes quotes: The be-all and end-all of life should not be to get rich, but to enrich the world. The be-all and end-all of life should not be to get rich, but to enrich the world.
B.C. Forbes quotes: It's so much easier to do good than to be good. It's so much easier to do good than to be good.
B.C. Forbes quotes: Many a man thinks he is patient when, in reality, he is indifferent. Many a man thinks he is patient when, in reality, he is indifferent.
B.C. Forbes quotes: To succeed, we must have the will to succeed, we must have stamina, determination, backbone, perseverance, self-reliance, and faith. To succeed, we must have the will to succeed, we must have stamina, determination, backbone, perseverance, self-reliance, and faith.