Malcolm Forbes Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old malcolm forbes quotes, malcolm forbes sayings, and malcolm forbes proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


My Birthday! What a different sound that word had in my youthful ear.     

Malcolm Forbes

I made my money the old-fashioned way. I was very nice to a wealthy relative right before he died.      

Malcolm Forbes

Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.     

Malcolm Forbes

Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.     

Malcolm Forbes

The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.     

Malcolm Forbes

Those who enjoy responsibility usually get it; those who merely like exercising authority usually lose it.     

Malcolm Forbes

Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.     

Malcolm Forbes

Give naught, get same. Give much get same.     

Malcolm Forbes

Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.     

Malcolm Forbes

Presence is more than just being there.     

Malcolm Forbes

Failure is success if we learn from it.     

Malcolm Forbes

I think the foremost quality – there's no success without it – is really loving what you do. If you love it, you do it well, and there's no success if you don't do well what you're working at.     

Malcolm Forbes

Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.     

Malcolm Forbes

Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs.     

Malcolm Forbes

Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat.     

Malcolm Forbes

The great city of New York wields more of the destinies of this great nation that five times the population of any other portion of the country.     

Malcolm Forbes

I made my money the old-fashioned way. I was very nice to a wealthy relative right before he died.     

Malcolm Forbes

The only unforgivable sin: Being unforgiving.     

Malcolm Forbes

A hug's a happy thing while a shrug's so often destructive.     

Malcolm Forbes

If you have a job without aggravations, you don't have a job.     

Malcolm Forbes

If you have a job without aggravations, you don't have a job.     

Malcolm Forbes

Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs.     

Malcolm Forbes

When you cease to dream, you cease to live.     

Malcolm Forbes

Failure is success if we learn from it.     

Malcolm Forbes

Compliment others on the virtues they have; and they're not half as pleased as being complimented for the ones they don't have.     

Malcolm Forbes

Blaming destiny is a poor out for those who don't reach desired destinations.     

Malcolm Forbes

The best vision is insight.     

Malcolm Forbes

Putting pen to paper lights more fire than matches ever will.     

Malcolm Forbes

Never hire someone who knows less than you do about what he's hired to do.     

Malcolm Forbes

It is unfortunate we can't buy many business executives for what they are worth and sell them for what they think they are worth.     

Malcolm Forbes