Quote – Learn to say No

Learn to say No [tactfully]! and it will be of more use to you than to be able to read Latin.

— Charles Spurgeon

Quote – The more business a man has to do

The more business a man has to do, the more he is able to accomplish; for he learns to economize his time.

— Judge Hale

Quote – Punctuality

Punctuality is the soul of business.

— Proverb

Quote – Law of Triviality

The time spent on any item of the agenda will be in inverse proportion to the sum [of money] involved.

Cyril Northcote Parkinson

Quote – Parkinson’s Law

Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.

— Cyril Northcote Parkinson

Quote – Haste and Rashness

Haste and rashness are storms and tempests, breaking and wrecking business; but nimbleness is a full, fair wind, blowing it with speed to the haven.

— Thomas Fuller

Quote – Don’t let business control your life

Drive thy business, let not thy business drive thee. — Benjamin Franklin

— Benjamin Franklin