Best Quotes by John D. Rockefeller (Top 10)

  1. Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
  2. God gave me my money. I believe the power to make money is a gift from God . to be developed and used to the best of our ability for the good of mankind. Having been endowed with the gift I possess, I believe it is my duty to make money and still more money and to use the money I make for the good of my fellow man according to the dictates of my conscience.
  3. I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
  4. I was early taught to work as well as play. My life has been one long, happy holiday; Full of work and full of play- I dropped the worry on the way- And God was good to me everyday.
  5. I would rather hire a man with enthusiasm, than a man who knows everything.
  6. The secret of success is to do the common things uncommonly well.
  7. Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.
  8. I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
  9. The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.
  10. I believe in the dignity of labor, whether with head or hand; that the world owes no man a living but that it owes every man an opportunity to make a living.

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