The Best Richard Branson Quotes

Richard Branson quotes on love

If you don’t enjoy it, don’t do it. You must love what you do. -Richard Branson


I love to dance, but my children tell me I shouldn’t. Can’t see why. -Richard Branson

Sometimes miracles come in pairs. -Richard Branson

Screw it, let’s do it-Just get on with it and do it -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on people

People flourish if they’re praised. -Richard Branson


Brave people don’t live forever, but cautious people don’t live at all. -Richard Branson

If people are crazy enough to dare, impossible things happen. -Richard Branson

I enjoy the company of other people. That’s where I get most of my satisfaction from -Richard Branson


Lavish praise on people and people will flourish; criticize people and they’ll shrivel up. -Richard Branson

Choose great people and shine in their shadows -Richard Branson

If we can just get young people to do the same as their fathers did, that is, wear condoms -Richard Branson


Most skills can be learned, but it is difficult to train people on their personality. -Richard Branson

Look for the best in people to build a fantastic team -Richard Branson

A company’s employees are its greatest asset and your people are your product -Richard Branson


I just love life. I mean, you know, I love every second of it. I love people. -Richard Branson

People who think and say we more often than I are a lot more likely to succeed. -Richard Branson

Safety’s all that matters if you’re putting people into space. -Richard Branson


If people aren’t calling you crazy, you aren’t thinking big enough. -Richard Branson

It’s incredible to get people to turn out right in the middle of no where. -Richard Branson

Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough so they don’t want to. -Richard Branson


When people screw up, give them a second chance. -Richard Branson

If you want to stand out from the crowd, give people a reason not to forget you -Richard Branson

If you get your face and your name out there enough, people will start to recognize you. -Richard Branson


When people are placed in positions slightly above what they expect, they are apt to excel. -Richard Branson

The brave may not live forever-But the cautious do not live at all -Richard Branson

Try everything once. Except incest and folk dancing.’ Sir Thomas Beecham -Richard Branson


We’re not any worse than anybody else but i suspect we’ve lost a third of our value. -Richard Branson

I’ve been very lucky. I come from a very close family. -Richard Branson

Learn to live on the edge. -Richard Branson


Like getting into a bleeding competition with a blood bank. -Richard Branson

If you’re embarking around the world in a hot-air balloon, don’t forget the toilet paper. -Richard Branson

Follow your instincts and live with the consequences. -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on life

Enjoy life-you only get one. -Richard Branson


I myself have benefited from many mentors throughout my life. -Richard Branson

Every aspect of life is magnificent and wonderful. It’s so important to keep fit and healthy. -Richard Branson

Wine, like life, is meant to be enjoyed. -Richard Branson


Life is a series of ups and clowns. Make it worth your wild! -Richard Branson

I’ve obviously been born fortunate. I love people. I enjoy every single minute of my life. -Richard Branson

After all-life is not a dress rehearsal! -Richard Branson


My philosophy in life is that you only live once. Live life to its fullest. -Richard Branson

Richard Branson (Screw It, Let’s Do It: Lessons In Life (Quick Reads)) –

I like challenges in life and pushing myself out of my comfort zone. -Richard Branson


You only live once, and I just don’t want to waste a minute of my life. -Richard Branson

Life is a helluva lot more fun if you say yes rather than no -Richard Branson

You’ve got one go in life, so make the most of it. -Richard Branson


I have enjoyed life a lot more by saying “yes” than by sayings “no”. -Richard Branson

Have faith in yourself. Think yes not no. Live life to the full. Never give up. -Richard Branson

If you want swashbuckling action in your life, become an entrepreneur and give it a go. -Richard Branson


So I’ve seen life as one long learning process. -Richard Branson

Every risk is worth taking as long as it’s for a good cause, and contributes to a good life. -Richard Branson

My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on work

I do believe the harder you work, the luckier you get. -Richard Branson


I don’t think of work as work and play as play. It’s all living. -Richard Branson

Put your passions to work to make this world a better place. -Richard Branson

There is no real difference between work and play-it’s all living. -Richard Branson


Engage your emotions at work. Your instincts and emotions are there to help you. -Richard Branson

Starting a business is a huge amount of hard work… You had better enjoy it. -Richard Branson

Drive, determination, passion and hard work are all free and more valuable than a pot of cash. -Richard Branson


Hard-won things are more valuable than those that come too easily. -Richard Branson

I am prepared to try anything once. -Richard Branson

Above all, you want to create something you’re proud of. -Richard Branson


The best way of learning about anything is by doing. -Richard Branson

I am always working on the go. -Richard Branson

If] man creates the problem, surely man can solve it. -Richard Branson


Don’t become a slave to technology-manage your phone, don’t let it manage you. -Richard Branson

Throwing yourself into a job you enjoy is one of the life’s greatest pleasures! -Richard Branson

Money is only interesting for what it lets you do and create. -Richard Branson


Whatever your goal is you will never succeed unless you let go of your fears and fly. -Richard Branson

Successful entrepreneurs don’t wait for the perfect moment-they create it -Richard Branson

Play fair, be prepared for others to play dirty, and don’t let them drag you into the mud. -Richard Branson


I’m a bit like the Queen in that I don’t carry much cash. -Richard Branson

If you do something for fun and create the best possible product, then the profit will come. -Richard Branson

Chance favors the prepared mind. The more you practice, the luckier you become. -Richard Branson


To have created one of the most respected companies in the world. Not necessarily the biggest. -Richard Branson

You need lucky breaks to be successful. -Richard Branson

Be bold, brave and not afraid to fall on your face and ultimately you will succeed -Richard Branson


We’ve all got to do everything we can to avoid conflicts. -Richard Branson

The best advice I got from my dad? Wear a condom. -Richard Branson

Red tape will often get in your way. It’s one of the reasons I often carry scissors! -Richard Branson


I never set out to be a businessman -Richard Branson

Money is for making things happen. -Richard Branson

Protect your reputation. Don’t be afraid of making mistakes. -Richard Branson


Records are made to be broken. It is in man’s nature to continue to strive to do just that. -Richard Branson

Breaking the rules and challenging convention is in the DNA of every successful entrepreneur. -Richard Branson

You shouldn’t blindly accept a leader’s advice. You’ve got to question leaders on occasion. -Richard Branson


A touch of the jitters sharpens the mind, gets the adrenaline flowing and helps you to focus. -Richard Branson

To be successful, you have to be out there, you have to hit the ground running -Richard Branson

Your company should act as a springboard for ambitious employees, not a set of shackles. -Richard Branson


Set impossible challenges. Then catch up with them. -Richard Branson

Never to be frightened of taking risks and always follow your instincts! -Richard Branson

Listen-it makes you sound smarter -Richard Branson


Making money never was my incentive. I just want to fight big companies. -Richard Branson

Loyal employees in any company create loyal customers, who in turn create happy shareholders. -Richard Branson

Bakers bake bread, accountants manage accounts and entrepreneurs turn ideas into reality. -Richard Branson


If you are a small company taking on a big company, you need to have a sense of humor. -Richard Branson

Is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. -Richard Branson

If you don’t make bold moves, the world doesn’t move forward. -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on business

Doing good is good for business. -Richard Branson


One thing is certain in business, you and everyone around you will make mistakes. -Richard Branson

Build your own business team. Survival in business requires a synergy of skills. -Richard Branson

Screwing business as usual fundamentally recognises that doing good is good for business. -Richard Branson


Launching a business is essentially an adventure in problem-solving. -Richard Branson

If you take care of your workers they’ll take care of your business. -Richard Branson

Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming. -Richard Branson


Every business will face tough times. -Richard Branson

In business, as in life, all that matters is that you do something positive. -Richard Branson

We’ll go into orbit. We’ll go to the Moon. This business has no limits. -Richard Branson


You can never go too far wrong by thinking like a customer who’s new to the business. -Richard Branson

All you have in business is your reputation-so it’s very important that you keep your word. -Richard Branson

By nature I am curious about life, and this extends to my business. -Richard Branson


To launch a business means successfully solving problems. Solving problems means listening. -Richard Branson

In the beginning it was just about the business-now it’s about the brand. -Richard Branson

Richard Branson (Losing My Virginity: How I’ve Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way) –


A business is simply an idea to make other people’s lives better. -Richard Branson

Focus on your business strengths and keep its weaknesses away from the competition or public. -Richard Branson

Develop the business around the people; build it, don’t buy it; and, then, be the best. -Richard Branson


I have always believed that business should be a force for good. -Richard Branson

I am a great believer that you need passion and energy to create a truly successful business. -Richard Branson

If you can run one business well, you can run any business well. -Richard Branson


First and foremost, any business proposal I like must sound fun. -Richard Branson

Starting your own business isn’t just a job-it’s a way of life. -Richard Branson

Never take your eyes off the cash flow because it’s the life blood of business. -Richard Branson


Find somebody else to run your business on a day-to-day basis. -Richard Branson

Succeeding in business is all about making connections -Richard Branson

Whatever business you are in, every company can shoot for the start in their own way. -Richard Branson


Business has to give people enriching, rewarding lives…or it’s simply not worth doing. -Richard Branson

What is a business? It’s simply an idea that makes someone else’s life better -Richard Branson

If you can make peoples lives a lot better, you’ve got a really good business. -Richard Branson


There are no quick wins in business-it takes years to become an overnight success. -Richard Branson

Running a business is making a difference in people’s lives -Richard Branson

My early business ventures included growing Christmas trees and breeding birds. -Richard Branson


In business, if you realize you’ve made a bad decision, you change it. -Richard Branson

Ideas Are The Lifeblood Of Business. Capture Every Fleeting Idea And Drive For Change. -Richard Branson

There is no planet B. We have to take care of the one we have -Richard Branson


If you aim higher than you expect, you could reach higher than you dreamed. -Richard Branson

I am no stranger to healthy competition-wor king hard and playing hard -Richard Branson

One day offices will be a thing of the past -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on failure

The most important thing for entrepreneurs is not to be put off by failure. -Richard Branson


Talent comes from experience and failure -Richard Branson

No failure means no risk, which means nothing new -Richard Branson

I’m not the sort of person who fears failure. -Richard Branson


Luck is when determination meets opportunity -Richard Branson

The challenge right now is that there is no money coming in and lots going out. -Richard Branson

I’m a great believer that saying yes is a lot more fun than saying no. -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on success

Success Comes from listening to your customer. -Richard Branson


Money is a poor indicator of success. -Richard Branson

Success is more than luck. You have to believe in yourself and make it happen. -Richard Branson

Success for me is whether you have created something that you can be really proud of. -Richard Branson


The extraordinary thing about the record industry is how success can take off without warning. -Richard Branson

It is important in life to turn adversity to success -Richard Branson

Success comes from delegating, risk-taking and having a good TEAM! -Richard Branson


Most entrepreneurs will admit luck plays a part in success. -Richard Branson

Every success story is a tale of constant adaption, revision and change. -Richard Branson

I have learnt more from my failures than my successes. -Richard Branson


Once a changemaker, always a changemaker but only a few swim against the tide. -Richard Branson

A little humour is good for the soul-regardless of how old you may be. -Richard Branson

We must rapidly wean ourselves off our dependence on coal and fossil fuels. -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on regret

Embrace a mistake and learn from it; don’t regret them. -Richard Branson


And once we decide to do something, we should never look back, never regret it. -Richard Branson

My mother always taught me never to look back in regret but to move on to the next thing. -Richard Branson

A setback is never a bad experience, just another one of life’s lessons. -Richard Branson


Richard Branson quotes on time

Any successful entrepreneur knows that time is more valuable than money itself. -Richard Branson


If you don’t have time for the small things, you won’t have time for the big things -Richard Branson

I prefer to have a great time and to keep my wits about me. -Richard Branson

Spend more time smiling than frowning and more time praising than criticizing. -Richard Branson


Money gives you the freedom to do with your time what you want to do with it -Richard Branson

The time to go into a new business is when it’s badly run by others. -Richard Branson

We spend most of our lives working. So why do so few people have a good time doing it? -Richard Branson


Fantasizing about the future is one of my favorite pastimes. -Richard Branson

In future just remember one thing: you’re guaranteed to miss every shot you don’t take. -Richard Branson

I drink about 30 cups of tea a day. I’m a complete tea addict. -Richard Branson


More from Richard branson

Unless you dream, you’re not going to achieve anything. -Richard Branson

To be a great leader, you must be a great listener -Richard Branson

What’s the quickest way to become a millionaire? Borrow fivers off everyone you meet. -Richard Branson


I rely far more on gut instinct than researching huge amounts of statistics. -Richard Branson

Take a chance-it’s the best way to test yourself, have fund and push boundaries. -Richard Branson

Keeping it short goes a long way. -Richard Branson


You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over. -Richard Branson

The risk is worth it. Mike would have been the first to say that. -Richard Branson

Listen. Take the best. Leave the rest. -Richard Branson


The best motto to follow is �Nothing ventured; nothing gained’. -Richard Branson

Your brand name is only as good as your reputation -Richard Branson

Have fun do good and the money will come -Richard Branson


If you don’t take risks you won’t achieve anything. -Richard Branson

No matter how big you are, details count! -Richard Branson

Brands always mean something. If you don’t define what the brand means, your competitors will -Richard Branson


Only a fool never changes his mind. -Richard Branson

I’ve had many challenges-every entrepreneur does-it’s the nature of the beast. -Richard Branson

Listen to the customer’s complaint and act fast. -Richard Branson


Most “necessary evils” are far more evil than necessary. -Richard Branson

Don’t be afraid to take that leap into the unknown. -Richard Branson

Learn to look after your staff first and the rest will follow -Richard Branson


Take the competition seriously, but not yourself. -Richard Branson

Sometimes the riskiest decision you can make is to do nothing. -Richard Branson

The art of delegation is one of the key skills any entrepreneur must master. -Richard Branson


The most breathtaking thing about being in space is actually looking back at the Earth. -Richard Branson

To stand still today is to go backwards…and quickly…! -Richard Branson

If you want to be a Millionaire, start with a billion dollars and launch a new airline. -Richard Branson


An exceptional company is the one that gets all the little details right. -Richard Branson

I make up my mind about whether I can trust someone within 60 seconds of meeting them -Richard Branson

I believe in benevolent dictatorship provided I am the dictator. -Richard Branson


Be the best at what you do -Richard Branson

Lightning is something which, again, we would rather avoid. -Richard Branson

I’m not superstitious. I don’t really believe in star signs, sorry, or superstitions. -Richard Branson


We may need it, there’s no benefit of not having many possibilities. -Richard Branson

Lead by listening-to be a good leader you have to be a great listener. -Richard Branson

Right now I’m just delighted to be alive and to have had a nice long bath. -Richard Branson


In Africa, villagers look up to elders; they are the moral voice of their community. -Richard Branson

THERE’S NO OTHER WAY to find out whether or not you’ll be successful other than just doing it -Richard Branson

Life’s too short. If you’re passionate-stand up. -Richard Branson


Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again. -Richard Branson

Just start. You will learn so many lessons just by doing. -Richard Branson

Remember the to-do list but don’t forget the to-be list. -Richard Branson


If you find yourself stuck in the middle there is only one way to go, forward. -Richard Branson

The bigger the dream, the greater the opportunity -Richard Branson

Material things are delightful, but they’re not important. -Richard Branson


Don’t bother doing something unless you’re radically different from the competition. -Richard Branson

Richard Branson (The Virgin Way: How to Listen, Learn, Laugh and Lead) –

Communication: the thing humans forgot when we invented words. -Richard Branson


If you look after your staff, they’ll look after your customers. It’s that simple. -Richard Branson

It would be irresponsible not to act. -Richard Branson

If something can’t be explained on the back of an envelope, it’s rubbish. -Richard Branson


Nothing else even comes close. -Richard Branson

Listen more than you talk. Nobody learned anything by hearing themselves speak. -Richard Branson

Remember it’s OK to be yourself. -Richard Branson