Percy Barnevik

Sweden
Born on 13 Feb 1941
Executive

Quotes



Globalisation is a long-lasting competitive advantage. Building a global company is not so easy to copy.
Bosses tend to attract clusters of people from their own nationality around them.
Search

 

On Anger: "For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
Essays
On Destiny: "Our destiny exercises its influence over us even when, as yet, we have not learned its nature: it is our future that lays down the law of our today."
Human, All Too Human
On Friendship: "A crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love."
Essays