1. “I wanted to be an editor or journalist. I wasn’t really interested in becoming an entrepreneur, but I soon found I had to become an entrepreneur in order to keep my magazine going.” – Richard Branson
  2. “Skills make you rich, not theories.” Rich Dad
  3. “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and only five Minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you will do things differently.” – Warren Buffett
  4. “Great men are ordinary men with extra ordinary determination.” – Abraham Lincoln
  5. “The most important thing in your business relationships is your reputation for honesty. If you can genuinely and sincerely fake honesty, you will be a success. Never doubt it.” – The Mafia Manager
  6. “Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared, but only men of character are trusted.” – Arthur Friedman
  7. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak, courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” – Winston Churchill
  8. “Your words have the power to start or quench passion.” – John Mason
  9. “If the customer says they are not interested, it means you are not interesting.” – Jeffrey Citomer
  10. “The more I risk being rejected, the better my chances are of being accepted.” – Rich Dad
  11. “If you cannot negotiate, you will end up getting good deals at exorbitant prices or worse still, you will get nothing.” – Ajaero Tony Martins
  12. “In business, leadership skill is not an option. It’s a necessity.” – Rich Dad
  13. “Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people.” – John D. Rockefeller
  14. “Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationship.” – Henry Ross Perot
  15. “Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, ‘make me feel important.’ Never forget this message when working with people.” – Mary Kay Ash
  16. “The ability to deal with people is as purchasable as a commodity as sugar or coffee and I will pay more for that ability than for any other thing under the sun.” – John D. Rockefeller
  17. “If you cannot sell, you will be sold.” – Ajaero Tony Martins
  18. “A man’s success in business today turns upon his power of getting people to believe he has something they want.” – Gerland Stanley
  19. “The best way to turn a woman’s head is to tell her she has a beautiful profile.” – Sacha Guitry
  20. “The ability to sell is the number one skill in business. If you cannot sell, don’t bother thinking about becoming a business owner.” – Rich Dad
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