Frank Underwood Quotes You Can Use In Business
'House of Cards' Frank Underwood knows a thing or two about career success.
If you've missed 'House of Cards', now is the time to catch up. Frank Underwood (played by Kevin Spacey) is a man obsessed with power. Money means little to him as Frank knows power yields more value in the long run. Frank's ideologies can help you climb the corporate latter. It's not personal, just business.
“For those of us climbing to the top of the food chain, there can be no mercy. There is but one rule: hunt or be hunted.”
"Proximity to power deludes some into thinking they wield it."
"Money is the Mc-mansion in Sarasota that starts falling apart after 10 years. Power is the old stone building that stands for centuries. I cannot respect someone who doesn’t see the difference."
"There’s no better way to overpower a trickle of doubt than with a flood of naked truth."
"Power is a lot like real estate. It’s all about location, location, location. The closer you are to the source, the higher your property value."
"Friends make the worst enemies."
"There are two kinds of pain. The sort of pain that makes you strong, or useless pain. The sort of pain that’s only suffering. I have no patience for useless things."
"Democracy is so overrated."
"The road to power is paved with hypocrisy, and casualties."
"A great man once said, everything is about sex. Except sex. Sex is about power."
"I’ve always loathed the necessity of sleep. Like death, it puts even the most powerful men on their backs."
"From this moment on you are a rock. You absorb nothing, you say nothing, and nothing breaks you."
"The best thing about human beings is that they stack so neatly."