Quotes about Entrepreneurship

"Most entrepreneurs are merely technicians with an entrepreneurial seizure. Most entrepreneurs fail because you are working IN your business rather than ON your business."

Michael E. Gerber (born 1936) is an American author and founder of E-Myth Worldwide, a business skills training company based in Santa Rosa, California aimed at the small business and entrepreneurial community.


"Entrepreneurs are risk takers, willing to roll the dice with their money or reputation on the line in support of an idea or enterprise. They willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets."

Victor K. Kiam (7 December 1926 - 27 May 2001) was an American entrepreneur and the owner of the New England Patriots from 1988-1991.


"Entrepreneurship is the last refuge of the trouble making individual."

Natalie Clifford Barney (31 October 1876 – 2 February 1972) was an American playwright, poet and novelist who lived as an expatriate in Paris.


"Nobody talks of entrepreneurship as survival, but that's exactly what it is and what nurtures creative thinking."

Dame Anita Roddick (23 October 1942 – 10 September 2007) was a British businesswoman, human rights activist and environmental campaigner, best known as the founder of The Body Shop, a cosmetics company producing and retailing beauty products that shaped ethical consumerism.


"Nine out of ten businesses fail; so I came up with a fool proof plan - create ten businesses."

Robert Toru Kiyosaki (born April 8, 1947) is an American investor, businessman, self-help author, motivational speaker, financial literacy activist, and financial commentator. Kiyosaki is well known for his Rich Dad Poor Dad series of motivational books and other material published under the Rich Dad brand. He has written over 15 books which have combined sales of over 26 million copies.