Connect with us

Quotes

22 Sheldon Adelson Quotes For Entrepreneurs

Emmy Wallin

Published

on

The Best Sheldon Adelson Quotes

Sheldon Gary Adelson is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist from Boston. Adelson is the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Las Vegas Sands Corporation which owns the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.

I’ve compiled a list of some of the most motivational Sheldon Adelson quotes. Let me know what you think, and don’t forget to share this list with all your friends and family.

Here are the best Sheldon Adelson quotes of all time:

 

22 Sheldon Adelson Quotes

1. “The key factor in my strategy is longevity.” – Sheldon Adelson

2. “Create a vision. Identify it and go for it.” – Sheldon Adelson

3. “The report card for a commercial enterprise is making money.” – Sheldon Adelson

4. “It’s unfair that I’ve been treated unfairly—but it doesn’t stop me.” – Sheldon Adelson

5. “I see this as my humanitarian legacy. We’re prepared to pay billions.” – Sheldon Adelson

6. “I don’t cry when I lose. There’s always a new hand coming up.” – Sheldon Adelson

 

7th of 22 Sheldon Adelson Quotes

7. “I look at every business and ask, How long can this last? How can I identify the status quo and change it?” – Sheldon Adelson

 

8. “I’m not in business to make money for the other guy. I’m in business to make money for myself.” – Sheldon Adelson

9. “For me, businesses are like buses. You stand on a corner and you don’t like where the first bus is going? Wait ten minutes and take another. Don’t like that one? They’ll just keep coming. There’s no end to buses or businesses.” – Sheldon Adelson

10. “Why do I need succession planning? I’m very alert, I’m very vibrant. I have no intention to retire.” – Sheldon Adelson

11. “I’ll tell you the secret, but nobody ever follows it. Just do things differently. Just do things in life the way other people don’t do that. Change the status quo. And then you’ll succeed.” – Sheldon Adelson

12. “Achievement is the motivation of entrepreneurs.” – Sheldon Adelson

 

13th of 22 Sheldon Adelson Quotes

13. “Entrepreneurship is essentially identifying the path that everyone takes; and choosing a different, better way.” – Sheldon Adelson

 

14. “Describing entrepreneurship you have to say that risk is reward and reward is the risk.” – Sheldon Adelson

15. “An entrepreneur is born with the mentality to take risks, though there are several important characteristics: courage, faith in yourself, and above all, even when you fail, to learn from failure and get up and try again.” – Sheldon Adelson

16. “I am willing to spend whatever it takes … My moral standard compels me to speak out on this issue because I am the largest company by far in the industry and I am willing to speak out. I don’t see any compelling reason for the government to allow people to gamble on the Internet and nobody has ever explained except for the two companies whose special interest is going to be served if there is gaming on the Internet, Caesars, and MGM.” – Sheldon Adelson

17. “I never thought about becoming wealthy. It never crossed my mind. What really motivated me was to try to accomplish something.” – Sheldon Adelson

18. “I’m against very wealthy ­people attempting to or influencing elections. But as long as it’s doable I’m going to do it. He’s not a bold decision maker like Newt Gingrich is. Every time I talk to him, he says ‘well let me think about it.” – Sheldon Adelson

19. “Why is it fair that I should be paying a higher percentage of taxes than anyone else?” – Sheldon Adelson

 

20th of 22 Sheldon Adelson Quotes

20. “There’s never been a real destination resort in Asia, and when we open the Venetian Macao, it will be the first. For those who wish to stay and work in computer science or technology, fields badly in need of their services, let’s roll out the welcome mat.” – Sheldon Adelson

 

21. “So Israel won’t be a democratic state, so what.” – Sheldon Adelson

22. “I formed an opinion that if I did things differently than the way everybody did it that it would add value to every effort I made. You take care of the customer with the best product and service you can make and profit follows you like your shadow.” – Sheldon Adelson

 

Summary

Thanks for checking out this list of awesome Sheldon Adelson quotes!

What’s your favorite Sheldon Adelson quote? Leave a comment below.

Emmy Wallin is a writer for Wealthy Gorilla. She is a young Swedish girl from Uppsala, who is currently traveling around the world. Emmy has a big passion for helping others and motivating people.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Wealthy Gorilla is one of the fastest growing self-development websites worldwide; with articles and stories covering everything from quotes, net worths, richest lists, self-development lessons, and more. We have reached over 40 million views in the past 5 years, and amassed over 200,000 followers on social media. We are continuing on our mission to inspire and motivate people around the world. Welcome to our community, and we are so grateful to have you here with us. You can click on any of the buttons below to follow us on our social media channels; or to get in touch with the founder, Dan Western, head over to the 'contact' page.

Copyright © 2014-2019 Wealthy Gorilla - All Rights Reserved