Born Sunday 5 October 1902, died Saturday 14 January 1984
We take the hamburger business more seriously than anyone else.
We provide food that customers love, day after day after day. People just want more of it.
All money means to me is a pride in accomplishment.
Creativity is a highfalutin word for the work I have to do between now and Tuesday.
While formal schooling is an important advantage, it is not a guarantee of success nor is its absence a fatal handicap.
The two most important requirements for major success are: first, being in the right place at the right time, and second, doing something about it.
As long as you're green, you're growing. As soon as you're ripe, you start to rot.
You're only as good as the people you hire.
If you're not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business.
Are you green and growing or ripe and rotting?
Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.
If you work just for money, you'll never make it, but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.
The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves.
None of Us is as Good as All of Us.
Its easy to have principles when you're rich. The important thing is to have principles when you're poor.
When you're green, your growing. When you're ripe, you rot.