"Sweat equity is the most valuable equity there is. Know your business and industry better than anyone else in the world. Love what you do or don't do it."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Mark Cuban on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Mark Cuban on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Mark Cuban 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."Mark Cuban on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Mark Cuban on Abraham Lincoln
"I still work hard to know my business. I'm continuously looking for ways to improve all my companies, and I'm always selling. Always."
"Being rich is a good thing. Not just in the obvious sense of benefitting you and your family, but in the broader sense. Profits are not a zero sum game. The more you make, the more of a financial impact you can have."
"The number-one job of the hedge-fund manager is not to make sure that you can retire with a smile on your face - it's for him to retire with a smile on his face."
"I hate politics. It's slimy. Any job where people pander for votes, I don't like. The country has gotten so partisan that if you're not on my side, you're the enemy. The only thing I ever try to support is a third party, like Unity08. We need more parties and more choice."
"It is so much easier to be nice, to be respectful, to put yourself in your customers' shoes and try to understand how you might help them before they ask for help, than it is to try to mend a broken customer relationship."