What Richest People Quote about Business

Everyone who owns a business or runs a business need some guidelines from the people who have been in their shoes. We have amassed a few statements to share what richest people quote about business and their work. We have enlisted the 6 richest people in the world (as of Jan 2017) and have put their thoughts together.

Jeff Bezos

The founder of Amazon.com surpassed Bill Gates in July and became the Richest Person in the world. Currently, the net worth of Jeff Bezos is $90.6 billion. There are numerous quotes from this inspiring personality that will motivate us to achieve bigger in life. Here are two quotes on the business:

“There are two kinds of companies, those that work to try to charge more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second.”

Jeff Bezos, Richest Person in the World Quote by Mirror Review

“If you’re competitor-focused, you have to wait until there is a competitor doing something. Being customer-focused allows you to be more pioneering.

Jeff Bezos quote, Richest Person in the World by Mirror Review

Bill Gates

Co-founder of the Microsoft Corporation–  the world’s largest PC software company– has the estimated Net worth of $90 billion. Being a business magnate and investor, Bill Gates is also an author and a philanthropist. His views on our responsibility towards human kind and his social initiatives can be read on his website, The Gates Notes LLC https://www.gatesnotes.com/

Here are two quotes on business by Bill Gates.

“If you show people the problems and you show people the solutions, they will be moved to act.”

A quote by Bill Gates, 2nd Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

“A company’s ability to respond to an unplanned event, good or bad, is a prime indicator of its ability to compete.”

Bill Gates quote on business, 2nd Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

Amancio Ortega

Amancio Ortega Gaona, a self-made Spanish business tycoon has a net worth of $83.2 billion. He is the founder and former chairman of Inditex fashion group, best known for its chain of Zara clothing and accessories retail shops. Ortega likes to live a simple lifestyle. Until 1999, no photograph of Ortega had ever been published. Here are two tips from this business tycoon:

“Companies are comprised of human beings without the effort, professionalisms and motivation of whom no achievement could be made.”

A success quote by Amancio Ortega, 3rd Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

“Attempt to seduce the customer with the latest fashion, the finest design, and the most attentive service.”

A quote by Amancio Ortega on business, 3rd Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

Although this blog is meant to share only business quotes, we can’t keep ourselves from sharing this:

“In the street, I only want to be recognized by my family, my friends and people I work with.”

Amancio Ortega Quote, 3rd Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review Magazine

Warren Buffett

Warren Edward Buffett, an American businessman, investor, and philanthropist is estimated to be the fourth richest man and has net worth of $72.2 billion. Just like Ortega, Buffett likes to live a simple life. Buffett bought his first stock when he was 11. Here are most interesting quotes from the person who is investing in businesses from a very young age.

The following quote is a secret for successful investments:

“It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price, than a fair company at a wonderful price.”

A quote by Warren Buffett, 4th Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

In business, sometimes it is important to do new things, this quote is for those who rely on old processes.

“If past history was all that is needed to play the game of money, the richest people would be librarians.”

Warren Buffett Quote, the 4th Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

Mark Zuckerberg

Co-founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg needs no introduction about what he does. He became the fifth richest person and owns $72.2 billion. Although there are many quotes by Mark that will be helpful through all our business life, for now, we are sharing these inspirational lines:

This quote is about the speed you need:

“Move fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough.”

A quote by Mark Zuckerberg, 5th Richest Person at Mirror Review

Everyone thinks success is very exciting, but there real story is quite different.

“I mean, the real story is actually pretty boring, right? I mean, we just sat at our computers for six years and coded.”

Mark Zuckerberg Quote, 5th Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

Carlos Slim Helu

Carlos Slim Helú is a Mexican business tycoon, philanthropist, and investor, who is worth $69.7 billion. He derived his fortune from his extensive holdings in a significant number of Mexican companies through his conglomerate, Grupo Carso. Here are two famous quotes from the sixth richest man in the world.

“Competition makes you better, always, always makes you better, even if the competitor wins.”

A quote by Carlos Slim Helu, 6th Richest Person in the World at Mirror Review

“Money is not a goal. The goal is to make companies grow, develop, be competitive, be in different areas, be efficient to have a great human team inside the company.”

Carlos Slim Helu Quote at Mirror Review

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