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John H. Johnson - Quotes

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Dream small dreams. If you make them too big, you get overwhelmed and you don't do anything. If you make small goals and accomplish them, it gives you the confidence to go on to higher goals.

Dream small dreams. If you make them too big, you get overwhelmed and you don't do anything. If you make small goals and accomplish them, it gives you the confidence to go on to higher goals.

It's better to get smart than to get mad. I try not to get so insulted that I will not take advantage of an opportunity to persuade people to change their minds.

It's better to get smart than to get mad. I try not to get so insulted that I will not take advantage of an opportunity to persuade people to change their minds.

To succeed, one must be creative and persistent.

To succeed, one must be creative and persistent.

Failure is a word that I simply don't accept.

Failure is a word that I simply don't accept.

My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education.

My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education.

When I go in to see people - and I sell an occasional ad now - I never say, 'Help me because I am black' or 'Help me because I am a minority.' I always talk about what we can do for them. ---->>>

All have disappointments, all have times when it isn't worthwhile. ---->>>

Every day I run scared. That's the only way I can stay ahead. ---->>>

You spend so much time in your profession it ought to be something you love. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-19, 1918
Birthplace: Arkansas City, Arkansas, U.S.
Die: 08-08, 2005
Occupation: Businessman
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For the Minor League Baseball exexutive, see John H. Johnson (baseball). John Harold Johnson (January 19, 1918 – August 8, 2005) was an American businessman and publisher. He was the founder of the Johnson Publishing Company. In 1982, he became the first African American to appear on the Forbes 400 (wikipedia)