Profit quotes page 3
The investor of today does not profit from yesterday's growth.
A blow that is profitable does not hurt the neck.
Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.
African proverb, Hausa
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors and for the
purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.
Profits and losses walk in the same shoes.
I never knew an early-rising, hard-working, prudent man, careful of his earnings, and
strictly honest who complained of bad luck.
Henry Ward Beecher
I do not believe maximizing profits for the investors is the only acceptable justification for all
corporate actions. The investors are not the only people who matter. Corporations can exist
for purposes other than simply maximizing profits.
Selling something only to steal it back to sell again is not only dishonest, but highly profitable.
When you cut corners or when you undermine others for the sake of ego or profit, you are
only hurting yourself.