“In business, sir, one has no friends, only correspondents. ” 
 Alexandre Dumas

“Anyone who believes that exponential growth can go on forever in a finite world is either a madman or an economist.” 
Kenneth E. Boulding

“Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise” 
Ted Turner
“I do a lot of business with businesses. And I do a lot of business with individuals. And guess what? It turns out the two are the same, as both are made up of only one thing—people. So if you don’t like people, then you don’t like business, and I suggest you find another business to get into.” 
Jarod Kintz, 

“You become what you think about” 
Napoleon Hill
“When nations grow old the Arts grow cold
And commerce settles on every tree” 
William Blake

“I don't know where we should take this company, but I do know that if I start with the right people, ask them the right questions, and engage them in vigorous debate, we will find a way to make this company great.” 
James C. Collins