Powerful Quotes for business and leadership is a collection of power full statements I discovered while reading the book the 48 laws of power written by Robert Greene.
Actually, I first came across this wonderful book while it was being advertised in a ferryboat I entered from Apapa to outer marina in Lagos Island Nigeria. I was persuaded and I bought a copy of the book based on some of the quotes read out by the book seller in the boat. Get copies of 48Laws of Power
I must say the knowledge I gained from reading the 48 laws of power by Rorbert Greene as indeed helped me to understand the intrigues and power play that goes on in the work place, business, society and life generally.
Below are some of the wisdom quotes I discovered while reading the book 48 laws of power.
This wisdom quotes have been very useful to me so, I believe you too will benefit from them as you read the entire pages of the book 48 Laws of power by Robert Greene.
Below are some of the powerful Quotes for Business and leadership (48 laws of Power by Robert 5Greene)
â€œNEVER OUTSHINE THE MASTERâ€ 48 Laws of power by Rorbert GreeneÂ Â get copies ofÂ Â 48Laws of Power
Always make those above you feel comfortably superior. In your desire to please and impress them, do not go too far in displaying your talents or you might accomplish the opportunity-inspire fear and insecurity. Make your master appear more brilliant than they are and you will attain the height of power.
â€œNEVER PUT TOO MUCH TRUST IN FRIENDS .LEARN HOW TO -USE ENEMIESâ€ â€¦.48 Laws of power by Rorbert Greene
Be wary of friends â€“they will betray you more quickly, for are easily aroused to envy. They also become and tyrannical. But hire a former enemy and he will be more loyal than a friend, because he has more to prove. In fact, you have more to fear from friends than from enemies. If you have no enemies, find a way to make them
â€œCONCEAL YOUR INTENTIONSâ€â€¦ 48 Laws of power by Rorbert Greene
Keep people off-balance and in the dark by never revealing the purpose behind your actions. If they have no clue what you are up to, they cannot prepare a defense. Guide them for enough down the wrong path envelop them in enough smoke, and by the time they realize your intentions, it will be too late.
â€œALWAYS SAY LESS THAN NECESSARYâ€ â€¦.48 Laws of power by Rorbert Greene
When you are trying to impress people with words, the more you say, the more common you appear, and the less in control. Even if you are saying something banal, it will seem original if you make vague, open-ended sphinx like. Powerful people impress and intimidate by saying less. The more you say, the more likely you are to say something foolish.
â€œSO MUCH DEPENDS ON REPUTATION GUARD IT WITH YOUR LIFEâ€â€¦. 48 Laws of power by Rorbert Greene
Reputation is the cornerstone of power. Through reputation alone you can intimidate and win; once it slips, however, you are vulnerable, and will be attacked on all sides. Make your reputation unassailable. Always be alert to potential attacks and thwart them before they happen. Meanwhile, learn to destroy your enemies by opening holes in their own reputations. Then stand aside and let public opinion hang them.
â€œCourt attention at all costâ€
â€œMake other people come to you use bait if necessaryâ€
â€œWin through your actions, never through argumentâ€
â€˜Infection: avoid the unhappy and unluckyâ€
â€œLearn to keep people dependent on youâ€
â€œUse selective honesty and generosity to disarm your victimâ€
â€œWhen asking for help appeal to peopleâ€™s self-interest, never to their mercy or gratitudeâ€
â€œPose as a friend, work as spiesâ€.
â€œCrush your enemy totallyâ€
â€œUse absence to increase respect and honorâ€
â€œKeep others suspended terror cultivates an air of unpredictabilityâ€
â€œDo not build fortresses to protect yourself-isolation is dangerousâ€
â€œKnow who you are dealing with- do not offend wrong personâ€
â€œDo not commit to anyoneâ€
â€œPlay a sucker to catch, a sucker-seem dumber than your markâ€
â€œUse the surrender tactic: transform weakness in to powerâ€
â€œConcentrate your forcesâ€
â€œPlay the perfect courtierâ€
Keep your hands clean
Play on peoples need to believe to create a cult like following
Enter action with boldness
Plan all the way to the end
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Reading the 48 Laws of power by Rorbert Greene has improved my understanding on how to best handle my business and my human relationships for profit making.