Welcome to our collection of quotes by Jordan Belfort
Jordan Ross Belfort (born July 9, 1962) is an American entrepreneur, speaker, author, former stockbroker and convicted felon. In 1999, he pled guilty to fraud and related crimes in connection with stock-market manipulation and running a boiler room as part of a penny-stock scam. Belfort spent 22 months in prison as part of an agreement under which he gave testimony against numerous partners and subordinates in his fraud scheme. He published the memoir The Wolf of Wall Street in 2007, which was adapted into a film with the same name released in 2013.
Playing it safe and taking no risks is a shortcut to poverty.
Without action, the best intentions in the world are nothing more than that: intentions.
There's no way to succeed in business without the highest ethical standards.
There's only 1 way to get rich, quick! But not through a get rich quick scheme. There's a difference.
No one hangs up the phone until the customer buys or dies.
Don't hang up until the client either buys or dies.
You are not the mistakes of your past, but the resources and capabilities that you have gleaned from your past.
Dream stompers are people who want to stomp on your hopes and dreams. Lose their phone numbers.
Money doesn't just buy you a better life, better food, better cars, better pussy -- it also makes you a better person.
I do not come from a rich family, but I come from a really good family.
When you live your life by poor standards, you inflict damage on everyone who crosses your path, especially those you love.
Best way to sell something: don't sell anything. Earn the awareness, respect and trust of those who might buy.
Don't follow the path. Blaze the trail.
There's no nobility in poverty.
The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.