1. “One thing is certain in business. You and everyone around you will make mistakes.” – Richard Branson

2. “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.” – Richard Branson

3. “Life is a helluva lot more fun if you say yes rather than no” ― Richard Branson

4. “Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming.” – Richard Branson

5. “Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.” – Richard Branson

6. “Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.” – Richard Branson

7. “Right now I’m just delighted to be alive and to have had a nice long bath.” – Richard Branson

8. “Lightning is something which, again, we would rather avoid.” ― Richard Branson

9. “I’ve been very lucky. I come from a very close family.” – Richard Branson

10. “Well, I think that there’s a very thin dividing line between success and failure. And I think if you start a business without financial backing, you’re likely to go the wrong side of that dividing line.” – Richard Branson

11. “Life is a series of ups and clowns. Make it worth your wild!” – Richard Branson

12. “My mother was determined to make us independent. When I was four years old, she stopped the car a few miles from our house and made me find my own way home across the fields. I got hopelessly lost.” – Richard Branson

13. “Fortunately we’re not a public company – we’re a private group of companies, and I can do what I want.” ― Richard Branson

14. “If somebody offers you an amazing opportunity but you are not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how to do it later! ” ― Richard Branson

15. “A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.” ― Richard Branson

16. “Throwing yourself into a job you enjoy is one of the life’s greatest pleasures!” – Richard Branson

17. “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.” ― Richard Branson

18. “Through the right people focusing on the right things, we can, in time, get on top of a lot if not most of the problems of this world. And that’s what a number of us are trying to do.” – Richard Branson

19. “My philosophy is that if I have any money I invest it in new ventures and not have it sitting around.”
– Richard Branson

20. “Happiness is the secret ingredient for successful businesses. If you have a happy company it will be invincible.” – Richard Branson

Image taken from -“Sir Richard Branson, Commissioner, Globa” (CC BY 2.0) by  Chatham House, London