Newsletter #46 : 10 Golden Rules of Business

The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.

Aristotle Socrates Onassis

The golden rule for every business man is this: Put yourself in your customer’s place.

Orison Swett Marden

If you’re not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business.

Ray Kroc

Business has only two functions: marketing and innovation.

Peter Drucker

A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.

Henry Ford

The successful man is the one who finds out what is the matter with his business before his competitors do.

Roy L. Smith

Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.

Peter F. Drucker

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.


A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.

Nolan Bushnell

Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.

Benjamin Franklin