Mark Cuban Sayings and Quotes

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


In business, one of the challenges is making sure that your product is the easiest to experience and complete a sale.     

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If you're not positive energy, you're negative energy.     

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Never settle. There is no need to rush.     

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Do your homework and know your business better than anyone. Otherwise, someone who knows more and works harder will kick your ass.     

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It's not about money or connections, it's the willingness to out work and outlearn everyon. And if it fails, you learn from what happened and do a better job next time.     

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Work like there is someone working 24 hours a day to take it away from you.     

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It's not about money or connections—it's the willingness to out work and outlearn everyone...And if it fails, you learn from what happened and do a better job next time.     

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It doesn't matter how many times you fail. It doesn't matter how many times you almost get it right. No one is going to know or care about your failures, and neither should you. All you have to do is learn from them and those around you because all that matters in business is that you get it right once. Then everyone can tell you how lucky you are.     

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You never win any games you don't play.     

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Because if you're prepared and you know what it takes, it's not a risk. You just have to figure out how to get there. There is always a way to get there.     

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Never follow your dreams. Follow your effort.     

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Sweat equity is the most valuable equity there is. Know your business and industry better than anyone else in the world. Love what you do or don't do it.     

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It takes time, it's a grind. There are no shortcuts. You've got to grind and grind.     

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Once you are prepared and you think you have every angle of preparation covered, you have to go for it.     

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Sometimes you buy the horse, sometimes you invest in the jockey. It really comes down to the actual business and the upside.     

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The Higher Education Industry is very analogous to the Newspaper industry. By the time they realize they need to change the costs to support their legacy infrastructure and costs will keep them from getting there.     

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The one thing in life you can control is your effort. Are there any shortcuts in the beauty business? No. That was the first lesson I learned. You can't just rocket to the top.     

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When I got to the Mavericks people were all giving me advice - change this, change that - and one thing that I didn't do was fire anybody.     

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Go out there and get rich. Get so obnoxiously rich that when that tax bill comes, your first thought will be to choke on how big a check you have to write.     

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