Paul Getty Quotes

- Notable Paul Getty Quotes Index -

Born: December 15, 1892, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Sutton Place, Surrey, June 6, 1976
Occupation: Organization founder

1.
A hatred of failure has always been part of my nature.
- Paul Getty

2.
A marriage contract to me is as binding as any in business, and I have always believed in sticking to an agreement.
- Paul Getty

3.
Before marriage, many couples are very much like people rushing to catch an airplane once aboard, they turn into passengers. They just sit there.
- Paul Getty

4.
During the 1950s, Aristotle Onassis and I formed what grew to be a close friendship and association in several business ventures.
- Paul Getty

5.
I have never been given to envy - save for the envy I feel toward those people who have the ability to make a marriage work and endure happily.
- Paul Getty

6.
I was 37 when my father died-and I no longer had any freedom of choice over what I would do with the rest of my life.
- Paul Getty

7.
My formula for success is rise early, work late, and strike oil.
- Paul Getty

8.
My love of fine art increased - the more of it I saw, the more of it I wanted to see.
- Paul Getty

9.
Rhetoric and dialectics can't change what I have learned from observation and experience.
- Paul Getty

10.
The beauty one can find in art is one of the pitifully few real and lasting products of human endeavor.
- Paul Getty

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