Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Spiritually good people, pure in heart, who long for the Blessed Sacrament but cannot receive at the time, can receive spiritually... even a hundred times a day, in sickness and in health, with immeasurable grace and profit.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.
Christians are supposed not merely to endure change, nor even to profit by it, but to cause it.
If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work.
For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end.
Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times.
I think right now the jury is out on where and how much profit is available in the consumer electronics industry, because if you look at the current consumer electronics players, the biggest ones on the planet struggle to make profit consistently.
It takes nearly as much ability to know how to profit by good advice as to know how to act for one's self.
We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it.
What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests, an interchange of services given and received; it is, in sum, simply a business from which those involved propose to derive a steady profit for their own self-love.
The best plan is to profit by the folly of others.
Profit is not the legitimate purpose of business. The legitimate purpose of business is to provide a product or service that people need and do it so well that it's profitable.
Turning corporations loose and letting the profit motive run amok is not a prescription for a more livable world.
Our 1 million members across the country will be watching closely to see if the video game industry hides behind a First Amendment veil in order to exploit children for the sake of corporate profit.
I do not believe in censorship, but I believe we already have censorship in what is called marketing theory, namely the only information we get in mainstream media is for profit.
The trouble with the profit system has always been that it was highly unprofitable to most people.
The whole profit of the issuance of money has provided the capital of the great banking business as it exists today.
A movie that costs only $1.6 million doesn't have to be a cultural event to turn a profit.
Markets are designed to allow individuals to look after their private needs and to pursue profit. It's really a great invention and I wouldn't under-estimate the value of that, but they're not designed to take care of social needs.
War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.
Don't be seduced into thinking that that which does not make a profit is without value.