Malcolm Forbes

Malcolm Stevenson Forbes (August 19, 1919 – February 24, 1990) was an American entrepreneur most prominently known as the publisher of Forbes magazine, founded by his father B. C. Forbes. He was known as an avid promoter of capitalism and free market trade, and for an extravagant lifestyle, spending on parties, travel, and his collection of homes, yachts, aircraft, art, motorcycles, and Fabergé eggs.


Malcolm Forbes Quotes

Malcolm Forbes #Art

Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.
Malcolm Forbes #Best

The best vision is insight.
Malcolm Forbes #Best

Thinking well to be wise: planning well, wiser: doing well wisest and best of all.
Malcolm Forbes #Business #Politics

Few businessmen are capable of being in politics, they don't understand the democratic process, they have neither the tolerance or the depth it takes. Democracy isn't a business.
Malcolm Forbes #Dreams

When you cease to dream you cease to live.
Malcolm Forbes #Education

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Malcolm Forbes #Education

The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Malcolm Forbes #Failure #Success

Failure is success if we learn from it.
Malcolm Forbes #Happiness

When what we are is what we want to be, that's happiness.
Malcolm Forbes #History

It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard. We hire a man, not his history.
Malcolm Forbes #Sympathy

The more sympathy you give, the less you need.
Malcolm Forbes #Success

Success follows doing what you want to do. There is no other way to be successful.
Malcolm Forbes #Time

By the time we've made it, we've had it.
Malcolm Forbes #Hope

When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.