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Donald Trump quotes: real estate mogul turned POTUS’s most memorable sayings.

“The future belongs to the dreamers, not to the critics.  The future belongs to the people who follow their heart, no matter what the critics say, because they truly believe in their vision.”

“The most important thing in life is to love what you’re doing, because that’s the only way you’ll ever be really good at it.”

“No dream is too big.  No challenge is too great.  Nothing we want for our future is beyond our reach.”

“Without passion you don’t have energy; without energy you have nothing.”

“Remember there’s no such thing as an unrealistic goal – just unrealistic time frames.”

“Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.”

“If you love what you do, if you love going to the office, if you really like it – not just say it, but really like it – it keeps you young and energized.  I really love what I do.”

“In the end, you’re measured not by how much you undertake but by what you finally accomplish.”

“Most people think small because they are afraid of success, afraid of making decisions, afraid of winning.”

“I like thinking big.  If you’re going to be thinking anything, you might as well think big.”

“I’ve always won, and I’m going to continue to win.  And that’s the way it is.”

“Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough.  Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that’s more productive.”

“My whole life is about winning.  I don’t lose often.  I almost never lose.”

“Where there’s a will, there’s a way.”

“What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.”

“I don’t like losers.”

“I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present.  That’s where the fun is.”

“Don’t get sidetracked.  If you do get sidetracked, get back on track as soon as possible.  Ultimately, sidetracking kills you.”

“Focus is essential to success, and successful people are people who can focus.”

“Success comes from failure, not from memorizing the right answers.”

“Because much more often than you’d think, sheer persistence is the difference between success and failure.”

“Building a brand may be more important than building a business.”

“Your business and your brand must first let people know what you care about… and that you care about them.”

“In business, cooperation is essential to success.”

“A brand is two words: the ‘promise’ you telegraph, and the ‘experience’ you deliver.”

“As an entrepreneur, I choose my teachers carefully, very carefully.  I am extremely cautious of the people with whom I spend my time and to whom I listen.”

“To be successful in the world of entrepreneurs, especially in the early stages, a person must learn to fail, correct, learn, apply what was learned, and fail again.”

“It’s next to impossible to build a successful business without relationships.”

“The more predictable the business, the more valuable it is.”

“Watch, listen, and learn.  You can’t know it all yourself.  Anyone who thinks they do is destined for mediocrity.”

“Be open to new information and ideas.”

“The worst of times often create the best opportunities to make good deals.”

“When somebody challenges you, fight back.  Be brutal, be tough.”

“We must speak our minds openly, debate our disagreements honestly, but always pursue solidarity.”

“I always look at it that I work with my employees as opposed to them working for me.”

“I’ve found that people work harder when they are held accountable, and their confidence level rises along with that.”

“I wasn’t satisfied just to earn a good living.  I was looking to make a statement.”

“Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.”

“Sometimes you need conflict in order to come up with a solution.  Through weakness, oftentimes, you can’t make the right sort of settlement, so I’m aggressive, but I also get things done, and in the end, everybody likes me.”

“The harder you work, the luckier you get.”

“Luck does not come around often.  So when it does, be sure to take full advantage of it, even if it means working very hard.  When luck is on your side it is not the time to be modest or timid.  It is the time to go for the biggest success you can possibly achieve.  That is the true meaning of thinking big.”

“Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don’t make.”

“In real life, if I were firing you, I’d tell you what a great job you did, how fantastic you are, and how you can do better someplace else.  If somebody steals, that’s different, but generally speaking, you want to let them down as lightly as possible.  It’s not a very pleasant thing.  I don’t like firing people.”

“Criticism is easier to take when you realize that the only people who aren’t criticized are those who don’t take risks.”

“Courage is not the absence of fear.  Courage is the ability to act effectively, in spite of fear.”

“Rules are meant to be broken.”

“A lot of people don’t like to win.  They actually don’t know how to win, and they don’t like to win because down deep inside they don’t want to win.”

“What’s the point of having great knowledge and keeping it all to yourself?”

“Partnerships must have loyalty and integrity at their core.”

“And if it can’t be fun, what’s the point?”

“It’s always good to be underestimated.”

“The point is that you can’t be too greedy.”

“Owning a great golf course gives you great power.”

“The interesting thing is that everyone in golf is just nice.  You learn a lot about people playing golf: their integrity, how they play under pressure.”

“I judge people based on their capability, honesty, and merit.”

“It’s tangible, it’s solid, it’s beautiful.  It’s artistic, from my standpoint, and I just love real estate.”

“When you open your heart to patriotism, there is no room for prejudice.  The Bible tells us, ‘How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity.'”

“We need strength, we need energy, we need quickness, and we need brain in this country… to turn it around.”

“We need a great President.”

“I have the right temperament.  I have the right leadership.  I’ve built an incredible company.  I went to a great school.  I came out – I built an incredible company.  I wrote the number one selling business book of all time: Trump: The Art of the Deal.”

“Anyone who thinks my story is anywhere near over is sadly mistaken.”

“The best thing I know about me, is that I’m rich.”

“I’m worth far too much money.  I don’t need anybody’s money.”

“Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score.  The real excitement is playing the game.”

“The more people tell you it’s not possible, that it can’t be done, the more you should be absolutely determined to prove them wrong.  Treat the word ‘impossible’ as nothing more than motivation.”

“We will make America strong again.  We will make America proud again.  We will make America safe again.  And we will make America great again.”

For more multimillionaire politician quotes, see Ross Perot’s.

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