The Thought of Achievers – Inspirational to Generations || CEO Quote’s

The value of achievements and success stories are always inspires to the human being. Here, we are bringing few the essence of success and their inspiring thoughts that keep always inspiring us.

 ➡ Ratan Tata – Chairman of the TATA Group

Ratan Naval Tata, is an Indian industrialist, investor, philanthropist, and a former chairman of TATA Sons who serves as its chairman emeritus.

  Quote’s By Ratan Tata-

  • None can destroy iron, but its own rust can. Likewise none can destroy a person but his own mindset can.
  • If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together.
  • Ups and downs in life are very important to keep us going, because a straight line even in an E.C.G means we are not alive.

 ➡ Mukesh Ambani – Reliance Industries Limited

Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian business magnate, the chairman, managing director, and the largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited, a Fortune Global 500 company and India’s most valuable company by its market value.

Quote’s By – Mukesh Ambani –

  • All of us, in a sense, struggle continuously all the time, because we never get what we want. The important thing which I’ve really learned is how do you not give up, because you never succeed in the first attempt.
  • Relationships and trust. This is the bedrock of life.

 ➡ Nita Ambani – Executive Chairperson, Reliance Foundation

Nita Dalal Mukesh Ambani is the chairperson and founder of the Reliance Foundation and a non-executive director of Reliance Industries. She is married to Reliance Industries chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani.

Quote’s By – Nita Ambani – 

  • Motherhood is the most challenging as well as the utmost satisfying vocation in this world.
  • Education is all about igniting young minds and enabling them to attain their fullest potential.
  • Everyday classroom teaching is not what children will remember, but how you made a difference in their lives.

 ➡ Larry Page – Co-Founder, Google 

Lawrence Edward Page is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.

Quote’s By – Larry Page –

  • It is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition. 
  • My job as a leader is to make sure everybody in the company has great opportunities, and that they feel they’re having a meaningful impact and are contributing to the good of society. As a world, we’re doing a better job of that. My goal is for Google to lead, not follow that.

 ➡ Michael Bloomberg – CEO, Bloomberg 

Michael Rubens Bloomberg KBE is an American businessman, politician, author, and philanthropist. Bloomberg is the founder, CEO, and owner of Bloomberg,

Quote’s By – Michael Boolmberg –

  • You must first be willing to fail — and you must have the courage to go for it anyway.
  • Here, because no matter who you are, if you believe in yourself and your dream, New York will always be the place for you.

 ➡ Oprah Winfrey – American TV Personality

Oprah Winfrey is an American media executive, actress, talk show host, television producer and philanthropist. She is best known for her talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show, which was the highest-rated television program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011 in Chicago.

Quote’s By – Oprah Winfrey –

  • Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.
  • The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but on significance — and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.
  • The challenge of life, I have found, is to build a resume that doesn’t simply tell a story about what you want to be, but it’s a story about who you want to be.

 ➡ Mark Zuckerberg – Co-Founder, Facebook

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American technology entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is known for co-founding and leading Facebook as its chairman and chief executive officer.

Quote’s By – Mark Zuckerberg –

  • The biggest risk is not taking any risk … In a world that’s changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.
  • By giving people the power to share, we’re making the world more transparent.

 ➡ Warren Buffett – CEO, Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, speaker and philanthropist who serves as the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway.

Quote’s By – Warren Buffett –

  • You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.
  • It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.
  • The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t work that way. The more you give love away, the more you get.

Bernard ArnaultCEO, Louis Vuitton

Bernard Jean Étienne Arnault is a French business magnate, an investor, and art collector. Arnault is the chairman and chief executive officer of LVMH, the world’s largest luxury-goods company.

Quote’s By – Bernard Arnault –

  • I think in business, you have to learn to be patient. Maybe I’m not very patient myself. But I think that I’ve learned the most is be able to wait for something and get it when it’s the right time.
  • Money is just a consequence. I always say to my team, ‘Don’t worry too much about profitability. If you do your job well, the profitability will come.

 ➡ Carlos Slim Helu –  Honorary Chairman, América Móvil

Carlos Slim Helú is a Mexican business magnate, engineer, investor and philanthropist. From 2010 to 2013, Slim was ranked as the richest person in the world by the Forbes business magazine.

Quote’s By – Carlos Slim –

  • Competition makes you better, always, always makes you better, even if the competitor wins.
  • It’s important to give a better country to your children, but it is more important to give better children to your country.

 ➡ Charles Koch –  CEO, Koch Industries

Charles Koch is an American businessman, political donor and philanthropist. As of June 2018, he was ranked as the 8th-richest person in the world.

Quote’s By – Charles Koch –

  • We must measure what leads to results, not simply what is easy to measure.”
  • The role of business is to provide products and services that make people’s lives better – while using fewer resources – and to act lawfully and with integrity.

 ➡ Jacqueline Mars – Heiress and investor

Jacqueline Mars is an American heiress and investor. She is the daughter of Audrey Ruth and Forrest Mars, Sr., and granddaughter of Frank C. Mars, founders of the American candy company Mars, Incorporated.

Quote’s By – Jacqueline Mars –

  • You have to learn to ask questions in a way that will elicit more nuanced answers, rather than the answers you would like to get.
  • Leaders can get stuck in group think because they’re really not listening, or they’re listening only to what they want to listen to, or they actually think they’re so right that they’re not interested in listening. And that leads to a lot of sub optimal solutions in the world.

 ➡ Bill Gates –  Co-Founder, Microsoft

William Henry Gates III KBE DFBCS is an American business magnate, investor, author, philanthropist, and humanitarian. He is best known as the principal founder of Microsoft Corporation.

Quote’s By – Bill Gates –

  • It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
  • Don’t compare yourself with anyone in this world…if you do so, you are insulting yourself.
  • If all my bridge coach ever told me was that I was ‘satisfactory,’ I would have no hope of ever getting better. How would I know who was the best? How would I know what I was doing differently?

 ➡ Sergey Brin – Co-Founder, Google

Sergey Mikhaylovich Brin is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur. Together with Larry Page, he co-founded Google. Brin is the president of Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc.

Quote’s By – Sergey Brin –

  • Solving big problems is easier than solving little problems.
  • Once you go from 10 people to 100, you already don’t know who everyone is. So at that stage you might as well keep growing, to get the advantages of scale.

 ➡ Gina Rinehart –  Executive Chairman, Hancock Prospecting

Georgina Hope “Gina” Rinehart is an Australian mining magnate and heiress who is chairman of Hancock Prospecting, a privately owned mineral exploration and extraction company founded by her father Lang Hancock. She is one of Australia’s richest people and one of the world’s richest women.

Quote’s By – Gina Rinehart –

  • Become one of those people who work hard, invest and build, and at the same time create employment and opportunities for others.
  • They say that if you give your children too much, they don’t get the joy out of work. They just want the unearned things to keep falling from the sky.

 ➡ David Koch –  Executive VP, Koch Industries

David Hamilton Koch is an American businessman, philanthropist, political activist, and chemical engineer. He joined the family business Koch Industries, the second-largest privately held company in the United States, in 1970.

Quote’s By – David Koch –

  • If you give a man a fish, he’ll eat for a day. If you teach the man to fish, he’ll eat for a lifetime.”
  • I’m a big fan of the military. I think we’ve got to preserve our military, no question about it.

 ➡ Robson Walton –  Chairman, Wal-Mart

Samuel Robson “Rob” Walton is an heir to the fortune of Walmart, the world’s largest retailer. He is the eldest son of Helen Walton and Sam Walton. He served as Chairman of Walmart from 1992 to 2015.

Quote’s By – Robson Walton –

  • I learned from my dad that change and experimentation are constants and important. You have to keep trying new things.
  • I worked in Dad’s stores, moving boxes – I remember quite well one stockroom that was upstairs – sweeping floors, laying tile. I also had paper routes.

 ➡ Alice Walton – Chairman, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Alice Louise Walton is an heiress to the fortune of Walmart Inc. She is the daughter of Walmart founder Sam Walton and Helen Walton.

Quote’s By – Alice Walton –

  • One of the great responsibilities that I have is to manage my assets wisely, so that they create value.
  • There is a lot that horses and art share in common. I have found that most horse people are art lovers, and vice versa.

 ➡ Abigail Johnson – CEO, Fidelity Investments

Abigail Pierrepont Johnson is an American businesswoman. Since 2014, Johnson has been president and chief executive officer of US investment firm Fidelity Investments, and chairman of its international sister company Fidelity International.

Quote’s By – Abigail Johnson –

  • Lots of people will give you advice… and depending upon how well they know you, the advice might be valid or not so valid.
  • Your results are very quantifiable. And nobody can take those results away from you. They are yours… All of that, I think, is very good for women.
  • Lots of people will give you advice… and depending upon how well they know you, the advice might be valid or not so valid.

 ➡ Steve Ballmer –  Former CEO, Microsoft

Steven Anthony Ballmer is an American businessman and investor who was the chief executive officer of Microsoft from January 13, 2000 to February 4, 2014.

Quote’s By – Steve Ballmer –

  • Great companies with the way they work, first start with great leaders.
  • Great companies have high cultures of accountability, it comes with this culture of criticism I was talking about before, and I think our culture is strong on that.