25 Inspirational Femi Otedola Quotes

25 Inspirational Femi Otedola Quotes

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Femi Otedola is a Nigerian businessman, philanthropist, and former chairman of Forte Oil PLC, an importer of fuel products. Otedola is the founder of Zenon Petroleum and Gas Ltd, and the owner of a number of other businesses across shipping, real estate and finance.

Inspirational Femi Otedola Quotes:

 

1. “As you start out in life, it is important that you know at least something about everything, but as you get older it is important that you know everything about something.” Femi Otedola

 

2. “One has to set high standards… I can never be happy with mediocre performance.” Femi Otedola

 

3. “Failure is a good thing.” Femi Otedola

 

4. “It’s essential to draw up a “things to do” list on a daily basis and set priorities in executing them, making sure that any unfinished task get posted to the next day’s list.” Femi Otedola

 

5. “I grew up in poverty, but I always saw it as a challenge. The good thing is that you can surmount a challenge if you are willing to pay the price. The price is hard work.” Femi Otedola

 

6. “People in Tanzania look at my wealth and think I must be sunbathing and playing golf all day. But I work really hard. I put in a hundred hours a week. It’s a never stopped game. You can never say I’ve worked hard enough now.” Femi Otedola

 

7. “Today is the beginning of the Rest of your Life! You are the Pilot of your life! Lock in your destination; take off to it, from where you are!” Femi Otedola

 

8. “In business you have to know when to retire, before someone knocks you out.” Femi Otedola

 

9. “In whatever you do, strive to be the best at it.” Femi Otedola

 

10. “Whether you’re a farmer, builder or engineer, the opportunities are equal: Just add a little innovation.” Femi Otedola

 

11. “When you have a business model you must adhere strictly according to what you want to achieve.” Femi Otedola

 

12. “As I cannot be in all places at all times, the key is to ensure that I have a sound team which steers the ship in the right direction under my guidance.” Femi Otedola

 

13. “Being a good entrepreneur doesn’t necessarily make you a good manager of a business.” Femi Otedola

 

14. “I have only two things in this world, my word and my courage and I break them for nobody.” Femi Otedola

 

15. “My word is my bond and this has always been the bedrock on which my life is based.” Femi Otedola

 

16. “Matching words with action is the hallmark of Integrity.” Femi Otedola

 

17. “Giving back and leaving society a better place than I met it is always of utmost importance to me.” Femi Otedola

 

18. “Hearing the word “No” is not the end of the world. Keep your eyes on the big picture. Take a step back, probe, reassess and try again. If you fail, try again and again.” Femi Otedola

 

19. “Entrepreneurship without skills limits your growth potential.” Femi Otedola

 

20. “A vision on its own is not enough. Hard work & dedication is required to make that vision a reality.” Femi Otedola

 

21. “Money is not my objective.” Femi Otedola

 

22. “I own quite a lot and I have worked very hard for it.” Femi Otedola

 

23. “In today’s world, paradoxically, it is the boldest action that is often the safest. Remaining where you are in a world that is changing so rapidly is in fact the most dangerous of all places to be in.” Femi Otedola

 

24. “The harder you work, the luckier you get.” Femi Otedola

 

25. “In Life, you don’t get anywhere or do anything you hope to without some sort of sacrifice.” Femi Otedola


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