Julius Rosenwald Quotes



Best 9 Quotes by Julius Rosenwald

“All the other pleasures of life seem to wear out, but the pleasure of helping others in distress never does.”

“Benevolence today has become altogether too huge an undertaking to be conducted otherwise than on business lines.”

“Do not be fooled into believing that because a man is rich he is necessarily smart. There is ample proof to the contrary.”

“Early in my business career I learned the folly of worrying about anything. I have always worked as hard as I could, but when a thing went wrong and could not be righted, I dismissed it from my mind.”

“I can testify that it is nearly always easier to make $1,000,000 honestly than to dispose of it wisely.

“I have always believed that most large fortunes are made by men who tumbled into a lucky opportunity. Hard work and attention to business are necessary, but they rarely result in achieving a large fortune. Do not be fooled into believing that because a man is rich, he is necessarily smart. There is ample proof to the contrary.”

“I never could understand the popular belief that because a man makes a lot of money he has a lot of brains. Some very rich men who made their fortunes have been among the stupidest men I have ever met.”

“It's harder to give away a dollar wisely than it is to earn it.”

“Rich men are neither better nor worse than all other humans. They contribute to greatness or mediocrity, strength of character or weakness in exactly the same proportion as persons in all other walks of life do.”

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