John D. Rockefeller Quotes

- Notable John D. Rockefeller Quotes Index -

Born: July 8, 1839, Richford, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Ormond, Florida, USA, May 23, 1937
Occupation: Organization founder

1.
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
- John D. Rockefeller

2.
After it is all over, the religion of man is his most important possession.
- John D. Rockefeller

3.
And we are never too old to study the Bible. Each time the lessons are studied comes some new meaning, some new thought which will make us better.
- John D. Rockefeller

4.
Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in.
- John D. Rockefeller

5.
Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
- John D. Rockefeller

6.
Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
- John D. Rockefeller

7.
Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
- John D. Rockefeller

8.
I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
- John D. Rockefeller

9.
I have ways of making money that you know nothing of.
- John D. Rockefeller

10.
I know of nothing more despicable and pathetic than a man who devotes all the hours of the waking day to the making of money for money's sake.
- John D. Rockefeller

11.
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
- John D. Rockefeller

12.
Singleness of purpose is one of the chief essentials for success in life, no matter what may be one's aim.
- John D. Rockefeller

13.
The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.
- John D. Rockefeller

14.
We can never learn too much of His will towards us, too much of His messages and His advice. The Bible is His word and its study gives at once the foundation for our faith and an inspiration to battle onward in the fight against the tempter.
- John D. Rockefeller

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