Top 10 Sam Walton Quotes

Same Walton(March 29, 1918 – April 5, 1992) was a businessman, best known as the founder of Walmart and Sam’s Club. He was once the richest man in the world. 

Here are Sam Walton’s top ten most inspirational quotes:


There is only one boss – the customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.

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Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it’s amazing what they can accomplish.

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To succeed in this world, you have to change all the time.

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We’re all working together; that’s the secret.

Action, Collaborate, Collaboration


If you want a successful business, your people must feel that you are working for them – not that they are working for you.


I had to get up everyday with my mind set on improving something.

Window, Woman, Morning, Girl, StretchingVII.

Great ideas come from everywhere if you just listen and look for them. You never know who’s going to have a great idea.

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If you don’t listen to your customers, someone else will.

three person pointing the silver laptop computerIX.

You can make a positive out of most any negative if you work at it hard enough.



To succeed, stay out in front of the change.

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Thank you Sam Walton!

Interesting Facts:

  • He was worth over $8.5 billion.
  • The first Walmart opened in Rogers, Arkansas in 1962.
  • The first Sam’s Club opened in Midwest City, Oklahoma in 1983.
  • Walmart is the biggest retail store in the world.

What are some of your favorite quotes?


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