Sam Walton Sayings and Quotes

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


High expectations are the key to everything.     

Sam Walton

Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish.     

Sam Walton

Appreciate everything your associates do for the business.     

Sam Walton

Share your profits with all your associates, and treat them as partners. In turn, they will treat you as a partner, and together you will all perform beyond your wildest expectations.     

Sam Walton

Appreciate everything your associates do for the business. Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.     

Sam Walton

The goal as a company is to have customer service that is not just the best but legendary.     

Sam Walton

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.     

Sam Walton

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.     

Sam Walton

Appreciate everything your associates do for the business. Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.     

Sam Walton

Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish.     

Sam Walton

Don't get so stuck in your ways that you can't change.     

Sam Walton

You can't just keep doing what works one time, everything around you is changing. To succeed, stay out in front of change.     

Sam Walton

Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish.     

Sam Walton

Expenses should never exceed one percent of our purchases.     

Sam Walton

Control your expenses better than your competition. This is where you can always find the competitive advantage.     

Sam Walton

Loosen up, and everybody around you will loosen up.     

Sam Walton