83 Famous life quotes from billionaires.

 

Famous billionaire quotes



For every day that you're alive on this earth you are given twenty-four hours. What you make of them is entirely up to you. Below I'll share  some life quotes from some of the world's most famous billionaires.


“If you are not happy being in the top one tenth of one percent wealthiest people on earth, being in the top one hundredth of one percent isn't going to do anything for you.”
― Warren Buffett


“Anyone can read what I read, this is a fair playing field”
― Warren Buffett


“The key is having more information than the other guy – then analyzing it right and using it rationally.”
― Warren Buffett


“Losing some money is an inevitable part of investing and there is nothing you can do to prevent it.”
― Warren Buffett


“You should never test the depth of the water with both feet.”
― Warren Buffett


“You only have to do a few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.”
― Warren Buffett


“It's better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you'll drift in that direction.”
― Warren Buffett


“If you can't tell whose side someone is on, they are not on yours.”
― Warren Buffett

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“I would rather be certain of a good result than hopeful of a great one.”
― Warren Buffett


“Go to bed a little smarter each day.”
― Warren Buffett


“The happiest people do not necessarily have the best things. They simply appreciate the things they have.”
 Warren Buffett


“They were building a Ferrari for every launch, when it was possible that a Honda Accord might do the trick.”

― Elon Musk



“When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.”
― Elon Musk



“You should take the approach that you’re wrong. Your goal is to be less wrong.”
― Elon Musk



“You get paid in direct proportion to the difficulty of problems you solve”
― Elon Musk



“I think it's very important to have a feedback loop, where you're constantly thinking about what you've done and how you could be doing it better.”
― Elon Musk



“I think it’s important to reason from first principles rather than by analogy. The normal way we conduct our lives is we reason by analogy. [With analogy] we are doing this because it’s like something else that was done, or it is like what other people are doing. [With first principles] you boil things down to the most fundamental truths…and then reason up from there.”
― Elon Musk


“Constantly seek criticism. A well thought out critique of whatever you’re doing is as valuable as gold.”
― Elon Musk



“It is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.”
― Elon Musk


“The first step is to establish that something is possible then probability will occur.”
― Elon Musk


“I take the position that I'm always to some degree wrong, and the aspiration is to be less wrong.”
― Elon Musk



“Constantly think about how you could be doing things better.”
― Elon Musk


“Every person in your company is a vector. Your progress is determined by the sum of all vectors.  ”
― Elon Musk



“I was raised by books. Books, and then my parents”
― Elon Musk



“When something is important enough you should try even if the probable outcome is failure.”
― Elon Musk



“I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.”
― Bill Gates



“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.”
― Bill Gates


“If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.”
― Bill Gates



“If you give people tools, and they use their natural abilities and their curiosity, they will develop things in ways that will surprise you very much beyond what you might have expected.”
― Bill Gates


“Our success has really been based on partnerships from the very beginning.”
― Bill Gates



“The vision is really about empowering workers giving them all the information about what’s going on so they can do a lot more than they’ve done in the past.”
― Bill Gates


“It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.”
― Bill Gates



“Power comes not from knowledge kept but from knowledge shared.”
― Bill Gates


“Business is a money game with few rules and a lot of risk.”
― Bill Gates



“Whatever other resources you may have, you can always use your voice and your vote to effect change.”
― Bill Gates



“The vision is about empowering workers, giving them all the information about what's going on so they can do a lot more than they've done in the past”
― Bill Gates



“But giving people more information can help them make better choices.”
― Bill Gates



“Honesty is a very expensive gift, Don't expect it from cheap people.”
― Warren Buffett


“Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”
― Warren Buffett



“Somebody once said that in looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if you don’t have the first, the other two will kill you. You think about it; it’s true. If you hire somebody without [integrity], you really want them to be dumb and lazy.”
― Warren Buffett



“Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”
― Warren Buffett



“Be Fearful When Others Are Greedy and Greedy When Others Are Fearful”
― Warren Buffett



“The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.”
― Warren Buffett



“Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing”
― Warren Buffett



“The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.”
― Warren Buffett



“No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time. You can't produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant.”
― Warren Buffett



“There comes a time when you ought to start doing what you want. Take a job that you love. You will jump out of bed in the morning. I think you are out of your mind if you keep taking jobs that you don't like because you think it will look good on your resume. Isn't that a little like saving up sex for your old age?”
― Warren Buffett



“You can't produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant.”
― Warren Buffett



“Never ask a barber if you need a haircut.”
― Warren Buffett



“What the wise do in the beginning, fools do in the end.”
― Warren Buffett




“Writing a check separates a commitment from a conversation.”
― Warren Buffett



“I try to invest in businesses that are so wonderful that an idiot can run them. Because sooner or later, one will.”
― Warren Buffett



“Intensity is the price of excellence.”
― Warren Buffett



“To be successful, look for the job you will take if you don't need a job”
― Warren Buffett


“It’s not that I want money. It’s the fun of making money and watching it grow.”
― Warren Buffet



“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and 5 minutes to ruin it.”
― Warren Buffett



“An idiot with a plan can beat a genius without a plan.”
― Warren buffet


“Too often, a vast collection of possessions ends up possessing its owner.”
― Warren Buffett


“The biggest risk is not taking any risk... In a world that changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.”
― Mark Zuckerberg



“I made so many mistakes in running the company so far, basically any mistake you can think of I probably made. I think, if anything, the Facebook story is a great example of how if you're building a product that people love you can make a lot of mistakes”
― Mark Zuckerberg



“We Don't Build Services to Make Money, We Make Money To Build Services.”
― Mark Zuckerberg




“The greatest successes come from having the freedom to fail”
― Mark Zuckerberg



“They just can't wrap their head around the idea that someone might build something because they like building things.”
― Mark Zuckerberg



“I really want to clear my life to make it so that I have to make as few decisions as possible about anything except how to best serve this community”
― Mark Zuckerberg


“Finding your purpose isn't enough. the challenge for our generation is creating a world where everyone has a sense of purpose.”
― Mark Zuckerberg


“Having two identities for yourself is an example of a lack of integrity.”
― Mark Zuckerberg



“You never lose a dream, it just incubates as a hobby.”
― Larry Page



“Always deliver more than expected.”
― Larry Page



“Good ideas are always crazy until they're not”
― Larry Page



“Always work hard on something uncomfortably exciting.”
― Larry Page



“If you aren't willing to own a stock for ten years, don't even think about owning it for ten minutes.”
― Warren Buffett,


“If we can keep our competitors focused on us while we stay focused on the customer, ultimately we'll turn out all right.”
― Jeff Bezos



“Invention is by its very nature disruptive. If you want to be understood at all times, then don't do anything new.”
― Jeff Bezos


“We are stubborn on vision. We are flexible on details….”
― Jeff Bezos


“People who are right most of the time are people who change their minds often.”
― Jeff Bezos



“We can't be in survival mode. We have to be in growth mode.”
― Jeff Bezos



“Work Hard, have fun, make history”
― Jeff Bezos


“If you never want to be criticized, for goodness' sake don't do anything new.”
― Jeff Bezos


“If you decide that you’re going to do only the things you know are going to work, you’re going to leave a lot of opportunity on the table.”
― Jeff Bezos



“Your brand is what other people say about you when you’re not in the room.”
― Jeff Bezos


“I knew that if I failed I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.”
― Jeff Bezos



“Smart people are a dime a dozen and often don’t amount to much. What counts is being creative and imaginative.”
― Jeff Bezos


“Stress comes from ignoring the things that you shouldn't be ignoring.”
― Jeff Bezos



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