Forbes Book of Business Quotations: 14,266 Thoughts on the Business of Life

Portada
Running Press, 1997 M01 2 - 992 páginas
Now including thousands of new quotations, this bestselling compilation of business wit and wisdom is the ultimate desk reference for speakers, writers, CEOs, managers, and employees alike.

This handsome collection, featuring nearly 2,000 new quotations, new topics, and a fresh new look, is a trove of enlightening and useful witticisms about the world of business, drawn from across the centuries and all corners of the globe. It features a wide range of germane wisdom from such contemporary luminaries as Katherine Graham, Susan Sontag, Bill Gates, Ronald Reagan, Fran Lebowitz, Gore Vidal, and Donald Trump alongside timeless quotes from Ovid, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Gertrude Stein, Mahatma Gandhi, Henry Ford, Helen Keller, John D. Rockefeller, Oscar Wilde, J.R.R. Tolkien, Virginia Woolf, George Bernard Shaw, and thousands of others—not to mention hundreds of quotes from the Forbes men themselves. Fully indexed for easy use as a speaker’s or writer’s reference, this inspiring volume comes straight from the most trusted and widely read business magazine of all time.

Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario

No encontramos ningún comentario en los lugares habituales.

Contenido

Foreword
9
Accomplishments
15
Acting
21
Adversity
32
Aging
38
Alcohol
47
Britain
103
Busy
120
Kindness
466
Labor
482
Laws
488
Learning
499
Liberty
505
Life
513
Listening
534
Loyalty
544

Change
126
Art 73
136
Choice
147
Banking 81
154
Beliefs 85
190
Discipline
207
Doubt
215
Economy
222
Effort
237
Enemies
243
Friendship
306
Future
316
Generations 323
422
Envy 249
430
Errors 252
437
Government 357
447
Best 90
449
Intelligence
452
Faith 272
453
Joy
458
Bible 91
611
Opinions
619
Order
628
Luck 545
656
Procrastination
688
Promises
696
Quality
702
Religion
709
Research
715
Rest
722
Rights
728
Manners 560
755
Patience 633
778
Rulers 730
814
Security 744
822
Marriage 562
842
Medicine 565
917
Service 761
947
Trouble 847
953
Derechos de autor

Otras ediciones - Ver todas

Acerca del autor (1997)

Ted Goodman is the general editor of the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals at Columbia University in New York City. He is the author of Fire! The 100 Most Devastating Fires Through the Ages and the Heroes Who Fought Them, and the editor of Writing the Rails: Train Adventures by the World’s Best-Loved Writers.

Información bibliográfica