"I became a larger than life figure for one reason only. When you're quoted in the 'Wall Street Journal,' the 'New York Times,' constantly as the expert in the business people assume you're a lot bigger than you are. And then I had to run like hell to catch up with my own image."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Barbara Corcoran on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Barbara Corcoran on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Barbara Corcoran on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Barbara Corcoran on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Barbara Corcoran on Abraham Lincoln
"I was well motivated. What I wanted to do was work for myself. I had twenty two jobs before I started my business at the age of twenty three and I didn't want one more boss telling me what to do. So I was motivated simply because I didn't want a boss."
"My mother is an amazing woman. Not only did she manage the entire household, she noticed a gift in each of her kids and instilled confidence in all of us that that gift would take us wherever we wanted to go."
"A complainer is like a Death Eater because there's a suction of negative energy. You can catch a great attitude from great people."
"A whopping 89 percent of buyers start their home search online. How your house looks online is the modern equivalent of 'curb appeal.' Rent a wide-angle lens and good lighting, get rid of your clutter and post at least eight great photos to win the beauty contest."
"If I could set a world record, it would be that I have 150 business partners, all with thriving businesses of their own that started with nothing and I made the difference to make them all billionaires."