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Top 32 Ratan Tata Quotes For Inspiration 2022

Ratan Tata Quotes 2022

1. “I don’t believe in taking right decisions. I take decisions and then make them right.” — Ratan Tata

2. “Business need to go beyond the interest of their companies to the communities they serve.” — Ratan Tata

3. “People still believe what they read is necessarily the truth.” — Ratan Tata

4. “If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together.” — Ratan Tata

5. “I have been constantly telling people to encourage people, to question the unquestioned and not to be ashamed to bring up new ideas, new processes to get things done.” — Ratan Tata

6. “I’ve often felt that the Indian Tiger has not been unleashed.” — Ratan Tata

7. “Ups and downs in life are very important to keep us going, because a straight line even in an ECG means we are not alive.” — Ratan Tata

8. “If it stands the test of public scrutiny, do it… If it doesn’t stand the test of public scrutiny then don’t do it.” — Ratan Tata

9. “Power and wealth are not two of my main stakes.” — Ratan Tata

10. “None can destroy iron, but its own rust can! Likewise none can destroy a person, but its own mindset can!” — Ratan Tata

11. “Apart from values and ethics which I have tried to live by, the legacy I would like to leave behind is a very simple one – that I have always stood up for what I consider to be the right thing, and I have tried to be as fair and equitable as I could be.” — Ratan Tata

12. “Don’t be serious, enjoy life as it comes.” — Ratan Tata

13. “I admire people who are very successful. But if that success has been achieved through too much ruthlessness, then I may admire that person, but I can’t respect him. — Ratan Tata

14. “I have always been very confident and very upbeat about the future potential of India. I think it is a great country with great potential.” — Ratan Tata

15. “There are many things that, if I have to relive, maybe I will do it another way. But I would not like to look back and think what I have not been able to.” — Ratan Tata

16. “How strange it is: We wish to wear high brands but we feel most comfortable in pajamas. We wish to sit in Taj & Marriot with elite people, but we enjoy roadside tea with friends and with people we love. We wish to own big cars, yet we talk our hearts out only while walking down a long road. We have 64GB iPods filled with songs but sometimes a song on the radio brings a smile that can,t be compared.” — Ratan Tata

17. Don’t just have career or academic goals. Set goals to give you a balanced, successful life. Balanced means ensuring your health, relationship, and mental peace are all in good order. There is no point of getting a promotion on the day of your breakup. — Ratan Tata

18. “If a founder has passion and innovation, he needs to be supported. I am more intuitive than a numbers person, and I recognize that not all investments are going to be positive. Some may fail, and some may have problems for other reasons. That is life.” — Ratan Tata

19. “One hundred years from now, I expect the Tatas to be much bigger than it is now. More importantly, I hope the Group comes to be regarded as being the best in India.. best in the manner in which we operate, best in the products we deliver, and best in our value systems and ethics. Having said that, I hope that a hundred years from now we will spread our wings far beyond India.” — Ratan Tata

20. “I followed someone who had very large shoes. He had very large shoes. Mr. J. R. D. Tata. He was a legend in the Indian business community. He had been at the helm of the Tata organization for 50 years. You were almost starting to think he was going to be there forever.” — Ratan Tata

21. “The strong live and the weak die. There is some bloodshed, and out of it emerges a much leaner industry, which tends to survive.” — Ratan Tata

22. “What I would like to do is to leave behind a sustainable entity of a set of companies that operate in an exemplary manner in terms of ethics, values and continue what our ancestors left behind.” — Ratan Tata

23. “The early Rockefellers made their wealth from being in certain businesses and remained personally very wealthy. Tata’s were different in the sense the future generations were not so wealthy. They were involved in the business but most of the family wealth was put into trust and most of the family did not in fact did not enjoy enormous wealth.” — Ratan Tata

24. “When you see in places like Africa and parts of Asia abject poverty, hungry children and malnutrition around you, and you look at yourself as being people who have well being and comforts, I think it takes a very insensitive, tough person not to feel they need to do something.” — Ratan Tata

25. “Some foreign investors accuse us of being unfair to shareholders by using our resources for community development. Yes, this is money that could have made for dividend payouts, but it also is money that’s uplifting and improving the quality of life of people in the rural areas where we operate and work. We owe them that.” — Ratan Tata

26. “I may have hurt some people along the way, but I would like to be seen as somebody who has done his best to do the right thing for any situation and not compromised.” — Ratan Tata

27. “If it stands the test of public scrutiny, do it… If it doesn’t stand the test of public scrutiny then don’t do it.” — Ratan Tata

28. “I am proud of my country. But we need to unite to make a unified India, free of communalism and casteism. We need to build India into a land of equal opportunity for all. We can be a truly great nation if we set our sights high and deliver to the people the fruits of continued growth, prosperity and equal opportunity.” — Ratan Tata

29. “If we dispense with some of our self-made boundaries, India can really take its place in the world as an economic power. It hasn’t happened because we, sadly, don’t look at ourselves as Indians but as Punjabis or Parsis, unlike the Americans. Don’t make such boundaries.” — Ratan Tata

30. “Power and wealth are not two of my main stakes.” — Ratan Tata

31. “There are many things that, if I have to relive, maybe I will do it another way. But I would not like to look back and think what I have not been able to.” — Ratan Tata

32. “I admire people who are very successful. But if that success has been achieved through too much ruthlessness, then I may admire that person, but I can’t respect him.” — Ratan Tata

33. “I will certainly not join politics. I would like to be remembered as a clean businessman who has not partaken in any twists and turns beneath the surface, and one who has been reasonably successful.” — Ratan Tata

34. “What I would like to do is to leave behind a sustainable entity of a set of companies that operate in an exemplary manner in terms of ethics, values and continue what our ancestors left behind.” — Ratan Tata

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