Donald John Trump is an American businessman, born June 14, 1946 in Queens, New York, USA. He is best known for owning several skyscrapers in Manhattan named after him. Trump Tower, Trump World Tower and Trump International is some of the skyscrapers named after him.
In 2004, Mr. Trump produced and hosted the NBC reality show “The Apprentice”, where contestant competed for a management job at the highest level in one of Trump’s companies. All other contestants would be fired one at a time, each episode. Mr. Trump famously eliminates a participant by saying “You’re fired!”. The winner of would receive an annual salary of 250.000 dollars.
Mr. Trump is a man who truly inspires people.
Here are 13 great quotes from Mr. Trump that inspires me to work harder to achieve my lifetime goal of being a successful businessman.
“Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that’s more productive.”
“Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war”
“I like thinking big. I always have. If you’re going to be thinking anyway, you might as well think big.”
“It’s always good to be underestimated.”
“If you’re interested in ‘balancing’ work and pleasure, stop trying to balance them. Instead make your work more pleasurable.”
“Without passion you don’t have energy, without energy you have nothing.”
“I wasn’t satisfied just to earn a good living. I was looking to make a statement.”
“It’s very important that people aspire to be successful. The only way you can do it is if you look at somebody who is.”
“Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you’re generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don’t make.”
“If you have a good idea you must explain it or you will fail.
“It doesn’t hurt to get more education.”
“Don’t be afraid of being unique. It’s like being afraid of your best self.”
“Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.”