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SummaryRoss Perot (born as Henry Ross Perot in Texarkana, Texas) is a famous Businessman from USA, he is 86 years old and still alive, born June 27, 1930.
BiographyHenry Ross Perot is an American businessman and former politician.
He received his education at Texarkana College and United States Naval Academy, and served in the United States Navy until 1957. Perot started his IT consulting firm Electronic Data Systems in 1962, and sold the company to General Motors in 1984. In 1988 he created Perot Systems, which was sold to Dell for $ 3.9 billion in 2009. In 2011, he was good for about 3.4 billion dollars.
He stood as an independent presidential candidate in 1992, and received 18.9 per cent of the vote, most of a third candidate has received since Theodore Roosevelt in 1912. Perot support was evenly distributed throughout the United States, and he even came in second place in Maine and Utah. In 1995 he founded the United States Reform Party, which he was a candidate for president in 1996, and received 8.1 percent of the vote.
Zodiac etc.He is born under the zodiac cancer, who is known for Emotion, Diplomatic, Intensity, Impulsive, Selective. Our collection contains 23 quotes who is written / told by Ross, under the main topics: Politics, Success.
Related authors: James Stockdale, Theodore Roosevelt
Source / external links:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ross_Perot
Famous quotes by Ross Perot (23)
"Spend a lot of time talking to customers face to face. You'd be amazed how many companies don't listen to their customers"
"Punishing honest mistakes stifles creativity. I want people moving and shaking the earth and they're going to make mistakes"
"Most new jobs won't come from our biggest employers. They will come from our smallest. We've got to do everything we can to make entrepreneurial dreams a reality"
"If you can't stand a little sacrifice and you can't stand a trip across the desert with limited water, we're never going to straighten this country out"
"If you see a snake, just kill it - don't appoint a committee on snakes"
"If we did not have such a thing as an airplane today, we would probably create something the size of N.A.S.A. to make one"
"If someone is blessed as I am is not willing to clean out the barn, who will?"
"Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships"
"Anybody can cut prices, but it takes brains to produce a better article"
"Action is greater than writing. A good man is a nobler object of contemplation than a great author. There are but two things worth living for: to do what is worthy of being written; and to write what is worthy of being read"
"A weak currency is the sign of a weak economy, and a weak economy leads to a weak nation"
"Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown"
"Which one of the three candidates would you want your daughter to marry?"
"The budget should be balanced, the treasury should be refilled, the public debt should be reduced and the arrogance of public officials should be controlled"
"The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river"