I like to invest in people that I like to hang with.
Work hard...have fun...be nice...play fair...dream big. We only get one chance at this life. If you're going to play this game, play it to win.
People who succeed in life have a need for something greater than themselves.
You can never be satisfied as an entrepreneur, and the basis of any successful, growing business is new clients.
Business is a sprint until you find an opportunity, then it's the patience of a marathon runner.
You can't rush the miles. No matter how fast I run, the five miles isn't going to be done in the first five minutes.
Successful businesspeople retain a quality most others not only lack but often fail to comprehend, and that's the unrelenting drive to convert a vision into reality. They are driven to realize this goal in a manner that appears to defy logic among others who lack this drive.
A goal without a deadline is just a dream.
Without the ability to visualize a goal and believe it will be reached, nothing of substance will be achieved. Not by anybody. Not at any time. Not in any place.
If you’re hard on yourself, life will be easy on you.
You have to have something bigger than you. You have to have a goal that is greater than you.
The best way to get past doubt and inexperience is simply action.
It is human nature, especially as we get older, to look for stability in our lives. But if you want to be a successful entrepreneur, you have to fight against that somewhat, as starting a business requires movement. You cannot stay still.
Work-life balance is one of the biggest misconceptions people have,
Being overly sensitive to rejection can become a destructive virus.
When I was a waiter, I wanted to be the best waiter I could be and worked to be better at it every day.
I'm really inspired to build a billion-dollar company. The hardest part is building the vehicle to get you there.
I look for the entrepreneur to capture my attention. If you don’t come out with a great presentation, you’re dead. That’s a big red flag,
Don’t start a business. Find a problem, Solve a problem, The business comes second.
I don't look at failure as death, I don't look at failure as finality. I just look at it and pick myself up and say 'we shouldn't have done that' and move on.
If you are under the illusion that you can start a business and run it at your life's schedule, you are mistaken. The business is like a starving puppy - when it needs to eat, then it needs to eat regardless of what you have going on personally.
People ask, 'Are entrepreneurs born, or are they made?' I think it's a combination of both.
I was one of those guys who never wanted to start their own business. I never saw myself as a leader. I saw myself as a great No. 2.
I balance my meals. I have never been a big dessert guy.
Oh, I'm all about small business. I think what we've learned from big business and big Wall Street is that unchecked greed and the creation of false value gets us all in trouble. If we look at the American economy, who's really creating value? It's the small businesses.
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