“Business has only two basic functions-marketing and innovation."
“In all recorded history there has not been one economist who has had to worry about where the next meal would come from."
“Long-range planning does not deal with future decisions, but with the future of present decisions."
“Management by objectives works if you first think through your objectives. Ninety percent of the time you haven't"
“Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work."
“The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn't being said."
“There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all."
“We know nothing about motivation. All we can of is write books about it."
“Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision."