Richard Branson

« Page 1 from 27, showing 1 - 25 from 673 »

Richard Branson

Richard Branson

If you can run one business well, you can run any business well.More Richard Branson [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:53]
And obviously, from our own personal point of view, the principal challenge is a personal challenge.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:58]
And you know, I've had great fun turning quite a lot of different industries on their head and making sure those industries will never be the same again, because Virgin went in and took them on.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:04]
Business opportunities are like buses, there's always another one coming.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:09]
Fortunately we're not a public company - we're a private group of companies, and I can do what I want.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:13]
I believe in benevolent dictatorship provided I am the dictator.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:19]
I cannot remember a moment in my life when I have not felt the love of my family. We were a family that would have killed for each other - and we still are.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:23]
I love the freedom of movement that my phone gives me. That has definitely transformed my life.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:31]
I never get the accountants in before I start up a business. It's done on gut feeling, especially if I can see that they are taking the mickey out of the consumer.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:35]
I wanted to be an editor or a journalist, I wasn't really interested in being an entrepreneur, but I soon found I had to become an entrepreneur in order to keep my magazine going.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:40]
I was dyslexic, I had no understanding of schoolwork whatsoever. I certainly would have failed IQ tests. And it was one of the reasons I left school when I was 15 years old. And if I - if I'm not interested in something, I don't grasp it.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:44]
Like getting into a bleeding competition with a blood bank.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:44]
Ridiculous yachts and private planes and big limousines won't make people enjoy life more, and it sends out terrible messages to the people who work for them. It would be so much better if that money was spent in Africa - and it's about getting a balance.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:00]
So I've seen life as one long learning process. And if I see - you know, if I fly on somebody else's airline and find the experience is not a pleasant one, which it wasn't in - 21 years ago, then I'd think, well, you know, maybe I can create the kind of airline that I'd like to fly on.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:52]
The balloons only have one life and the only way of finding out whether they work is to attempt to fly around the world.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:58]
The jet stream is a very strong force and pushing a balloon into it is like pushing up against a brick wall, but once we got into it, we found that, remarkably, the balloon went whatever speed the wind went.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:12]
The music industry is a strange combination of having real and intangible assets: pop bands are brand names in themselves, and at a given stage in their careers their name alone can practically gaurantee hit records.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:17]
We, we - as I say, we go in and shake up other industries and I think, you know, we do it differently and I think that industries are not quite the same as a result of Virgin attacking the market.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:25]
We're introducing separate rooms with double beds in all of our planes so people can actually go with their partner and have a proper night's sleep.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:34]
Well, I think that there's a very thin dividing line between success and failure. And I think if you start a business without financial backing, you're likely to go the wrong side of that dividing line.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:43]
Well, the odds must be against anybody being able to fly around the world in a balloon on the first attempt. All of us who are attempting to go around the world in balloons are effectively flying in experimental craft because these craft cannot be tested.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:48]
With the casino and the beds, our passengers will have at least two ways to get lucky on one of our flights.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:07]
You don't learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:11]
You never know with these things when you're trying something new what can happen. This is all experimental.More Richard Branson [07/14/2011 05:07:11]

« Page 1 from 27, showing 1 - 25 from 673 »

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Property is always plagiarism of alienation. [12/07/2019 12:12:22] More


Anatoly Yurkin Alienation is a program of thought. (Anatoly Yurkin) [12/01/2019 02:12:22] More


Author Unknown "You can carve an image of a person out of a stone, but in a person, not everyone has this image." [12/04/2019 12:12:39] More


Anatoly Yurkin Digital capital requires the skill to alienate in favor of cross-platform ownership. [11/13/2019 01:11:28] More


Anatoly Yurkin Alienation is the event horizon of property. (Anatoly Yurkin) [12/02/2019 12:12:20] More