42 Best Quotes about Customer

Customer Quote of the Day

I've been a customer of the top venture capital firms, so I know exactly what they do and don't do. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

We don't want to push our ideas on to customers, we simply want to make what they want. - Laura Ashley, Designer

Ideas Quotes

No one bill will cure the problem of spam. It will take a combined effort of legislation, litigation, enforcement, customer education, and technology solutions. - David Baker, Composer

Education Quotes, Technology Quotes, Effort Quotes

There are certain people I am allergic to. I even intervene when I don't like a customer; I rush in and check all the names. If I don't like them, I don't take them. - Azzedine Alaia , Tunisian Designer


What's important at the grocery store is just as important in engines or medical systems. If the customer isn't satisfied, if the stuff is getting stale, if the shelf isn't right, or if the offerings aren't right, it's the same thing. You manage it like a small organization. You don't get hung up on zeros. - Jack Welch

Important Quotes

The advantage of the consumer businesses is they tend to be much broader-based, much larger number of customers, that tend to over time be a lot more predictable. The advantage of the enterprise companies is they are not as subject to consumer trend, fad, behavior. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

Business Quotes, Time Quotes

Did you ever see the customers in health - food stores? They are pale, skinny people who look half - dead. In a steak house, you see robust, ruddy people. They're dying, of course, but they look terrific. - Bill Cosby, American Comedian

Health Quotes, Food Quotes

Herbalife: the customers are fictitious, the business opportunity is a scam, the university degree is a fraud. - Bill Ackman, American Businessman

Life Quotes, Business Quotes, Opportunity Quotes

I became a vegan and at the same time I realized, gosh, Whole Foods has got to create a higher standard here. I think it will ultimately be a goodbusiness ethics decision because I think our customers expect us, want us to pave this path. - John Mackey

Food Quotes, Business Ethics Quotes, Decision Quotes, Time Quotes

I think one of the most misunderstood things about business ethics in America is that people are either doing things for altruistic reasons or they are greedy and selfish, just after profit. That type of dichotomy portrays a false image ofbusiness ethics . It certainly is a false image of Whole Foods. The whole idea is to do both: The animals have to flourish, but in such a way that it'll be cheap enough for the customers to buy it - John Mackey

Food Quotes, Business Ethics Quotes, Profit Quotes, Greed Quotes

I think the hardest thing about my job is the way Whole Foods Market views itself philosophically is that we are a business ethics dedicated to meeting all the various stakeholders of the company's best interests. And by stakeholders we mean customers, team members, stockholders, community, and the environment.Sometimes what is in the best interest of one stakeholder may not be in the best interest of another stakeholder, and as the CEO, I have to balance the various interests of the different constituencies and stakeholders to create win, win, win scenarios, and that can sometimes be very difficult to do. Everybody wants something from the CEO - John Mackey

Food Quotes, Business Ethics Quotes, Company Quotes, Stock Quotes, Balance Quotes, Community Quotes

At age nine, I got a paper route. Sixty-six papers had to be delivered to sixty-six families every day. I also had to collect thirty cents a week from each customer. I owed the paper twenty cents per customer per week, and got to keep the rest. When I didn't collect, the balance came out of my profit. My average income was six dollars a week. - Lou Holtz

Age Quotes, Profit Quotes, Balance Quotes

In spite of all this noise, customers are still definitely buying in North America, and they're really, really buying internationally. - Jim Balsillie

If you look at the great frauds of all time, Enron had that phantom trading floor. What Herbalife has is it has phantom or fictitious customers. - Bill Ackman, American Businessman

Life Quotes, Great Quotes, Time Quotes

The culture industry not so much adapts to the reactions of its customers as it counterfeits them. - Theodor Adorno, Philosopher

Action Quotes

In 2000, when my partner Ben Horowitz was CEO of the first cloud computing company, Loudcloud, the cost of a customer running a basic Internet application was approximately $150,000 a month. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

Company Quotes

I've been a customer of the top venture capital firms, so I know exactly what they do and don't do. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

If I were a customer, and I was given a dish with peppers, I would hate it. I also don't like blood sausage. - Ferran Adria, Chef

Well, developers do want to touch a lot of customers. We have to make our platform very popular in order for them to do that. If we make their jobs easier, then they'll be more likely to stay on the Windows platform. - Jim Allchin , Businessman

Yes, e-commerce is a strange situation for an old guy like me. You can buy a TV online, OK, but to buy a dress or shoes? Ugh. The customer has to go back to the store and breathe and smell and have a good time. Because shopping is a good time - like going to a nice restaurant. - Max Azria, Designer

Time Quotes

If you ask the CEO of some major corporation what he does, he will say, in all honesty, that he is slaving 20 hours a day to provide his customers with the best goods or services he can and creating the best possible working conditions for his employees. - Noam Chomsky

Work Quotes, Honesty Quotes, Vice Quotes

Sometimes there are customers who get in difficulty because of situations that are out of their control. These are customers with genuine needs, and the role of the bank is to accommodate these customers, and there is a real need to reschedule the loans of these customers. - Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, Emiratis Businessman

Banks Quotes, Control Quotes

We need to take excellent care of our customers, and do so at a profit. - Gerard Arpey , Businessman

Profit Quotes

I'm building a glass pyramid over the Egyptian escalator where my body will be mummified, so my customers can come and see me forever. - Mohamed Al-Fayed , Businessman

I design for real people. I think of our customers all the time. There is no virtue whatsoever in creating clothing or accessories that are not practical. - Giorgio Armani , Designer

Time Quotes, Virtue Quotes

Our TotalGuide Solution can operate on a wide range of the installed base of legacy set-top boxes without requiring material changes to the underlying network. This enables our solution to be deployed efficiently, primarily through software upgrades rather than disruptive and costly truck rolls to replace or add set-top boxes in customer homes. - Alfred Amoroso, American Businessman

Change Quotes, Work Quotes, Lying Quotes, Material Quotes

Overall, while the Rovi entertainment store is a nice stand-alone offering, more importantly, however, it is also a part of our total customer solution, fitting in now with our data and TotalGuide offerings. - Alfred Amoroso, American Businessman

Important Quotes

Everyone talks about building a relationship with your customer. I think you build one with your employees first. - Angela Ahrendts , American Businesswoman

Apple is a wonderful company for its customers and investors. So, too, Pixar. (NeXT, not so much...) But Apple is also an engine of misery for its subcontracted Chinese workers. - Eric Alterman, Writer

Company Quotes, Work Quotes, Wonder Quotes

I'm constantly amazed that owners and managers of all businesses don't train their people to call the person who pays by credit card by name. It definitely makes the customer feel good and will be a factor in bringing them back to your place of business. - Zig Ziglar, Author

Business Quotes

Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers. - Les Brown, Businessman

Important Quotes, Work Quotes, Ability Quotes, Goal Quotes

Repetition makes reputation and reputation makes customers. - Elizabeth Arden , Businesswoman

Reputation Quotes

We can believe that we know where the world should go. But unless we're in touch with our customers, our model of the world can diverge from reality. There's no substitute for innovation, of course, but innovation is no substitute for being in touch, either. - Steve Ballmer, Businessman

Innovation Quotes, Reality Quotes

With a Web and iPhone app, I try to find new and tiny ways to delight my customers. They may not notice, but it helps drive goodwill and makes your product remarkable. - Marco Arment , Businessman

WorldGate offers interactive set-top-box applications. Its customers want to interact with the Web as an adjunct to other things they can do, and WorldGate allows that through the layout engine in Mozilla, called Gecko. - Mitchell Baker, Businesswoman

Statistics suggest that when customers complain, business owners and managers ought to get excited about it. The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business. - Zig Ziglar, Author

Business Quotes, Opportunity Quotes, Complaining Quotes

Suppliers and especially manufacturers have market power because they have information about a product or a service that the customer does not and cannot have, and does not need if he can trust the brand. This explains the profitability of brands. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Profit Quotes, Trust Quotes, Ability Quotes, Vice Quotes, Power Quotes

The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well the product or service fits him and sells itself. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Marketing Quotes, Aim Quotes, Vice Quotes

The purpose of a business is to create a customer. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Business Quotes, Purpose Quotes

4 Top quotes about Customer by Bill Gates

In business, the idea of measuring what you are doing, picking the measurements that count like customer satisfaction and performance... you thrive on that. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Action Quotes, Business Quotes, Performance Quotes

Who decides what's in Windows? The customers who buy it. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Great Quotes, Learning Quotes

Software innovation, like almost every other kind of innovation, requires the ability to collaborate and share ideas with other people, and to sit down and talk with customers and get their feedback and understand their needs. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Ability Quotes, Innovation Quotes, Ideas Quotes