Notes & Quotes: The Art of the Deal by Donald Trump

My favorite quotes from Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal.
  1. I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present.
  2. The fact is...if you're right, you've got to take a stand or people will walk all over you.
  3. Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
  4. I aim very high, and then I just keep pushing and pushing til I get what I'm after.
  5. Its not how many hours you put in, it's what you get done while you're working.
  6. If you're going to make a deal of any significance, you have to go to the top [of the company].
  7. Much more often than you'd think, sheer persistance is the difference between success and failure.
  8. The worst of times often create the best opportunities to make a deal.
  9. Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.