Quotes about Management

"Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach."

Anthony "Tony" Robbins (born February 29, 1960) is an American self-help author and success coach.


";There is an enormous number of managers who have retired on the job."

Peter Ferdinand Drucker (November 19, 1909 – November 11, 2005) was a writer, management consultant, and self-described "social ecologist." His books and scholarly and popular articles explored how humans are organized across the business, government and the nonprofit sectors of society. He is one of the best-known and most widely influential thinkers and writers on the subject of management theory and practice.


"Effective managers live in the present but concentrate on the future."

James L. Hayes (-) an educator and former president of the American Management Association


"Sometimes, the hardest decision made is the right thing to do."

Yanny Natashah (-)


"Those who manage their way into a crisis are not necessarily the right people to manage their way out of a crisis."

Albert Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a theoretical physicist, philosopher and author who is widely regarded as one of the most influential and best known scientists and intellectuals of all time. A German-Swiss Nobel laureate, he is often regarded as the father of modern physics. He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect".


"Measure twice, cut once."

Carpenter's Proverb ()


"Managers who extensively plan the future get the timing wrong."

Shona L. Brown (1966-) Canadian writer and the Senior Vice President of business operations at Google.


"Decisions are made by those who show up."

Aaron Sorkin (born June 9, 1961) is an Academy and Emmy award winning American screenwriter, producer, and playwright, whose works include A Few Good Men, The American President, The West Wing, Sports Night, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, Charlie Wilson's War, The Social Network, Moneyball and The Newsroom.


"Inventories can be managed, but people must be led."

Henry Ross Perot (born June 27, 1930) is an American businessman best known for being an Independent Party Presidential Candidate in 1992 and 1996. Perot founded Electronic Data Systems (EDS) in 1962, sold the company to General Motors in 1984, and founded Perot Systems in 1988. Perot Systems was bought by Dell for $3.9 billion in 2009. With an estimated net worth of about US$3.5 billion in 2012, he is ranked by Forbes as the 101st-richest person in the United States.