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As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Mr. Morgan buys his partners; I grow my own.
I shall argue that strong men, conversely, know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater principle.
All honor’s wounds are self-inflicted.
Whatever I engage in, I must push inordinately.
There is no class so pitiably wretched as that which possesses money and nothing else.
I would as soon leave my son a curse as the almighty dollar.
Aim for the highest.
Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.
The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he is justly…
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
I resolved to stop accumulating and begin the infinitely more serious and difficult task of wise distribution.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Concentration is my motto – first honesty, then industry, then concentration.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Every act you have ever performed since the day you were born was performed because you wanted something.
The ‘morality of compromise’ sounds contradictory. Compromise is usually a sign of weakness, or an admission of defeat. Strong men don’t compromise, it is said,…
No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.
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