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James Quotes and Sayings

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What does it profit, my brethren,
if someone says he has faith but does not have works?
Can faith save him?
- James 2:14

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Profit is a by-product of work;
happiness is its chief product.
- Henry Ford

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
- Publilius Syrus

If in our daily life we can smile,
if we can be peaceful and happy,
not only we, but everyone will profit from it.
This is the most basic kind of peace work.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

 

Corporation: An ingenious device for obtaining profit
without individual responsibility.
- Ambrose Bierce

If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
- Woody Allen

Profit in business comes from repeat customers,
customers that boast about your project or service,
and that bring friends with them.
- W. Edwards Deming

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Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times.
- Richard Rogers

Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
- Sophocles

Christians are supposed not merely to endure change,
nor even to profit by it, but to cause it.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense.
This makes you look smart.
- Scott Adams

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and
try again in a different way.
- Dale Carnegie

A movie that costs only $1.6 million doesn't have to
be a cultural event to turn a profit.
- Steven Soderbergh

Madness is tonic and invigorating.
It makes the sane more sane.
The only ones who are unable to profit by it are the insane.
- Henry Miller

If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame;
for this is the only profit when we are dead.
You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful.
- Aeschylus

Free is not an alternative.
My company did not turn a profit last year.
- Howard Stringer

To let her dail would be the greatest profit both for
the company and for the merchants.
- Peter Stuyvesant

No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
- Thomas Hardy

The whole profit of the issuance of money has provided
the capital of the great banking business as it exists today.
- Frederick Soddy

What would it profit thee to be the first Of echoes,
tho thy tongue should live forever, A thing that answers,
but hath not a thought As lasting but as senseless as a stone.
- Frederick Tennyson

The moguls are driven by their respective desires for profit -
period.
- Todd Gitlin

Entrepreneurial profit is the expression of the value
of what the entrepreneur contributes to production.
- Joseph A. Schumpeter

When morality comes up against profit,
it is seldom that profit loses.
- Shirley Chisholm

Consequently the student who is devoid of talent will
derive no more profit from this work than barren soil
from a treatise on agriculture.
- Quintilian

One who works for his own profit is likely to work hard.
One who works for the use of others,
without profit to himself,
is likely not to work any harder than he must.
- B. Carroll Reece

Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
- Plutarch

I do not believe in censorship, but I believe we already
have censorship in what is called marketing theory,
namely the only information we get in mainstream media is for profit.
- Sam Sheppard

Human nature is such that people are born with a love
of profit If they follow these inclinations,
they will struggle and snatch from each other,
and inclinations to defer or yield will die.
- Xun Zi

I have worked to expand the health care debate beyond
the current for-profit system,
to include a public option and an amendment to free
the states to pursue single payer.
- Dennis Kucinich

Take all the fools out of this world and there wouldn't be any fun living in it,
or profit.
- Josh Billings

I felt devalued and disrespected.
The energy behind it felt disingenuous and motivated by corporate profit.
- Lisa Bonet

To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
- Wilson Mizner

The trouble with the profit system has always been
that it was highly unprofitable to most people.
- E. B. White

It's a failure of national vision when you regard children as weapons,
and talents as materials you can mine,
assay, and fabricate for profit and defense.
- John Hersey

They make a humongous profit, but the people that work
on the shows don't get paid a lot because they're working on the Oscars show.
It's the biggest show in the world.
- Bruce Vilanch

Where we're living we have a certain amount of our
profit every year it's like a percentage 5 or 7% or
something like that that we set aside specifically for charity things.
- Jon Fishman

When we can figure out a way to really tour and make a profit,
then we'll do it again.
- Michael McKean

You British plundered half the world for your own profit.
Let's not pass it off as the Age of Enlightenment.
- Paddy Chayefsky

The private sector is motivated by profit and efficiency
and the US government often is not.
- Eric Anderson

I think anyone who uses the web is smart and will profit.
- Jason Mraz

In the state of nature profit is the measure of right.
- Thomas Hobbes

Nowadays the rage for possession has got to such a
pitch that there is nothing in the realm of nature,
whether sacred or profane, out of which profit cannot be squeezed.
- Desiderius Erasmus

Civilization and profit go hand in hand.
- Calvin Coolidge

Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes
us pay dearly for its instruction;
and often the profit we derive,
is not worth the price we paid.
- Elizabeth Hardwick

We have to choose between a global market driven only
by calculations of short-term profit,
and one which has a human face.
- Kofi Annan

A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes,
smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.
- John C. Maxwell

Be true to yourself, and, um, don't worry about some
large companies' quarterly profit index.
- Natalie Merchant

And if I lost I would have gone back to 12 weeks of vacation,
because I was successful enough that I was spending
much more time on non-profit boards and traveling a lot.
- John Hickenlooper

I can see now a vision emerging how Canada is going
to profit in the future from our Arctic resources without
destroying the environment on which it is all based.
- Brian Mulroney

We need to take excellent care of our customers,
and do so at a profit.
- Gerard Arpey

What will it profit this country if we...
put our man on the Moon by 1970 and at the same time
you can't walk down Woodward Avenue in this city without fear of some violence?
- Jerome Cavanagh

If you count all your assets you always show a profit.
- Wilson Mizner

We are all born into the world with nothing.
Everything we acquire after that is profit.
- Sam Ewing

Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty.
Idleness is the devil's home for temptation and for unprofitable,
distracting musings; while labor profit others and ourselves.
- Anne Baxter

What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own soul?
- Robert Fulghum

War: a massacre of people who don't know each other
for the profit of people who know each other but don't massacre each other.
- Paul Valery

I want business to prosper and make a profit caused
by business expansion and prosperity.
- Roy Barnes

War against a foreign country only happens when the
moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.
- George Orwell

Profit is not the legitimate purpose of business.
The legitimate purpose of business is to provide a
product or service that people need and do it so well that it's profitable.
- James Rouse

There is no philosophy which is not founded upon knowledge of the phenomena,
but to get any profit from this knowledge it is absolutely
necessary to be a mathematician.
- Daniel Bernoulli

No salesman can ever guarantee you a grant from any
government or non-profit organization.
- Matthew Lesko

What did Citibank get out of it? It got the ability
to reverse the arbitrage.
Actually, what they got was the ability to give themselves a profit,
and that saved the bank.
- Bill Janklow

Little pains In a due hour employ'd great profit yields.
- John Philips

Admire a small ship, but put your freight in a large one;
for the larger the load,
the greater will be the profit upon profit.
- Hesiod

War is never economically beneficial except for those
in position to profit from war expenditures.
- Ron Paul

That which is unjust can really profit no one;
that which is just can really harm no one.
- Henry George

Don't be seduced into thinking that that which does
not make a profit is without value.
- Arthur Miller

The music business looks like, you know,
innocent schoolboys compared to the TV business.
They care about nothing but profit.
- Tom Petty

All my ambition is, I own, to profit and to please unknown;
like streams supplied from springs below,
which scatter blessings as they go.
- Charles Cotton

Duty - that which sternly impels us in the direction of profit,
along the line of desire.
- Ambrose Bierce

Such truth, as opposeth no man's profit,
nor pleasure, is to all men welcome.
- Thomas Hobbes


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