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You don't want to get the same kind of advice from everyone on your board.

Author: Ruben Cardenas

Profession: American Lawyer, Business Executive

Only as long as a company can produce a desired, worthwhile, and needed product or service, and can command the public, will it receive the public dollar and succeed

Author: Curtis Carlson

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of Carlson Companies, Inc.

You can close more business in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you.

Author: Dale Carnegie (1888-1955)

Profession: American Author, Trainer

More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause.

Author: Jim Cathcart

Profession: American Author, Lecturer

You read a book from beginning to end. You run a business the opposite way. You start with the end, and then you do everything you must to reach it.

Author: Harold Geneen Ceo


Such is the brutalization of commercial ethics in this country that no one can feel anything more delicate than the velvet touch of a soft buck.

Author: Raymond Chandler (1888-1959)

Profession: American Author

No man tastes pleasures truly, who does not earn them by previous business; and few people do business well, who do nothing else.

Author: Lord Chesterfield (1694-1773)

Profession: British Statesman, Author

Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

It's the economy, stupid.

Author: Bill Clinton (1946)

Profession: Forty-second President of the USA

A consumer is a shopper who is sore about something.

Author: Harold Coffin


Corporations cannot commit treason, or be outlawed or excommunicated, for they have no souls.

Author: Sir Edward Coke (1552-1634)

Profession: British Jurist

The very best financial presentation is one that's well thought out and anticipates any questions... answering them in advance.

Author: Nathan Collins

Profession: American Business Executive, VP of Valley National Bank

Entrepreneurship is the last refuge of the trouble making individual.

Author: Mason Cooley


The business of the country is business.

Author: Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)

Profession: Thirtieth President of the USA

Utility is our national shibboleth: the savior of the American businessman is fact and his uterine half-brother, statistics.

Author: Edward Dahlberg (1900-1977)

Profession: American Author, Critic