"The funny thing is people won't let me pay for things. I'll be in a restaurant and the manager will say, 'Oh no, it's on the house.'"
"A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man."Richard Branson on Lana Turner
"I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party."Richard Branson on Ron White
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice."Richard Branson on Bill Cosby
"Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes."Richard Branson on Jim Carrey
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."Richard Branson on Elbert Hubbard
"The music industry is a strange combination of having real and intangible assets: pop bands are brand names in themselves, and at a given stage in their careers their name alone can practically gaurantee hit records."
"My general attitude to life is to enjoy every minute of every day. I never do anything with a feeling of, 'Oh God, I've got to do this today.'"
"A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts."
"Business opportunities are like buses, there's always another one coming."
"To me, business isn't about wearing suits or pleasing stockholders. It's about being true to yourself, your ideas and focusing on the essentials."