Peter F. Drucker Quotes

Most popular Peter F. Drucker Quotes

The only profit center is the customer.
— Peter F. Drucker Harvard Business Review


There is only one valid definition of business purpose: to create a customer.
— Peter F. Drucker The Practice of Management

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Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.
— Peter F. Drucker Forbes


Strategic planning does not deal with future decisions.  It deals with the futurity of present decisions.
— Peter F. Drucker Management: Tasks, Responsibilities, Practices


A good, let alone a great editor is an obsessive autocrat with a whim of iron, who rewrites and rewrites, cuts and slashes, until every piece is exactly the way he thinks it should have been done.
— Peter F. Drucker Adventures of a Bystander