business quotes

Big business never pays a nickel in taxes, according to Ralph Nader, who represents a big consumer organization that never pays a nickel in taxes.Dave Barry

Everybody's business is nobody's business, and nobody's business is my business.Clara Barton

No dancer can watch Fred Astaire and not know that we all should have been in another business.Mikhail Baryshnikov

You know once you get in the business you know what you're getting into.Lance Bass

I've been in this business for a long time, and I no longer think that anything that I do by way of clarification is ever going to eradicate the mistakes.Ann Beattie

No, I regret nothing, all I regret is having been born, dying is such a long tiresome business I always found.Samuel Beckett

I have watched people who have nothing to do with the film business, but who have become part of the circle for a short period of time. They can be truly devastated when the film wraps and people leave.Jacqueline Bisset

A successful economic development strategy must focus on improving the skills of the area's workforce, reducing the cost of doing business and making available the resources business needs to compete and thrive in today's global economy.Rod Blagojevich

I went through a period of pulling away from everything - acting, people - not sure if I would ever have a voice in this business.Selma Blair

I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans; I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.William Blake

Planning cities is a necessary but risky business.Cate Blanchett

The business is all about gush and hype. You never have a bad meeting in L.A.Emily Blunt

When business executives are making the artistic decisions and don't understand animation, things can go awry.Don Bluth

I started out mopping floors, waiting tables, and tending bar at my dad's tavern. I put myself through school working odd jobs and night shifts. I poured my heart and soul into a small business. And when I saw how out-of-touch Washington had become with the core values of this great nation, I put my name forward and ran for office.John Boehner

Not for nothing is their motto TGIF - 'Thank God It's Friday.' They live for the weekends, when they can go do what they really want to do.Richard Nelson Bolles

A business of high principle generates greater drive and effectiveness because people know that they can do the right thing decisively and with confidence.Marvin Bower

Growing up, my parents did everything they knew how to do to support me. My dad was always kinda my roadie; he drove me from gig to gig. But I got my own gigs. I was this 12-year-old kid, shuffling business cards, calling people, telling them I wanted to play.Crystal Bowersox

My business is to prevent the future.Ray Bradbury

I'm just in an unfortunate business where if you ask me a question I have to answer it honestly and if I don't answer it truthfully then I'm not respected.Terry Bradshaw

I never get the accountants in before I start up a business. It's done on gut feeling, especially if I can see that they are taking the mickey out of the consumer.Richard Branson