38 Xerox Quotes On Success In Life

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Below you will find a collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging Xerox quotes, Xerox sayings, and Xerox proverbs.

Best Xerox Quotes

  1. “The universe is just a big Xerox machine. It simply produces copies of your thoughts.” ~ Neale Donald Walsch
  2. “Gutenberg made everybody a reader. Xerox makes everybody a publisher.” ~ Marshall McLuhan
  3. “Once the Xerox copier was invented, diplomacy died.” ~ Andrew Young
  4. “Xerox is really good at managing documents, and we’re definitely good at managing through a process.” ~ Ursula Burns

  5. “Sustainable development is a proven catalyst for Xerox innovation.” ~ Anne M. Mulcahy
  6. “I Xeroxed a mirror. Now I have an extra Xerox machine.” ~ Steven Wright
  7. “Entire families work for Xerox.” ~ Anne M. Mulcahy
  8. “Lifting whole passages from someone else’s speeches is not change you can believe in. It’s change you can Xerox.” ~ Hillary Clinton

  9. “When Steve Jobs toured Xerox PARC and saw computers running the first operating system that used Windows and a mouse, he assumed he was looking at a new way to work a personal computer. He brought the concept back to Cupertino and created the Mac, then Bill Gates followed suit, and the rest is history.” ~ Douglas Rushkoff
  10. “All I did my first year at Vogue was Xerox.” ~ Vera Wang
  11. “I don’t think paper will go away. I do believe that the value of paper will change, and Xerox is working on changing that value. Consider a color page. Actual life is in color, but you keep reproducing it in black and white. You remove value. It’s a bad thing to do.” ~ Ursula Burns
  12. “A journalistic purpose could be someone with a Xerox machine in a basement.” ~ Antonin Scalia

  13. “I’m telling you that at eight she knew more about reproduction than Xerox.” ~ Joan Rivers
  14. “I worked for Xerox for 4 years and after that I knew I was never going to be a corporate person. It wasn’t my environment.” ~ Robert Kiyosaki
  15. “It’s good Xerox is known for its copying machines, and it’s good Jim Carrey is known for comedy.” ~ Steve Guttenberg , Xerox quotes copy
  16. “This old notion that work is drudgery is nonsense. Most days, even back when Xerox was under siege, I could not wait to get to the office.” ~ Ursula Burns

  17. “Crankiness is a human attribute that when people walk in the door of Xerox, they remain human. The best way to get the best out of people is to not force them to be something other than they naturally are. Now what do they have to be? They have to be respectful. You can’t be ridiculously disrespectful.” ~ Ursula Burns
  18. “My advice is never let a publicist call you a ‘visionary.’ I’ve hung out with the visionaries at the famed Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. I’ve been a successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur. I wouldn’t touch ‘visionary’ with a 10-foot pole.” ~ Robert Metcalfe
  19. “My father works for Xerox and fixes those gigantic copy machines that are about 10 feet wide.” ~ Michael Cera
  20. “When I became CEO of Xerox 10 years ago, the company’s situation was dire. Debt was mounting, the stock sinking and bankers were calling. People urged me to declare bankruptcy, but I felt personally responsible for tens of thousands of employees.” ~ Anne M. Mulcahy

  21. “By the time I stepped down as Xerox’s CEO in 2009 – and as chairman in January 2010 – Xerox had become the vibrant, profitable and revitalized company that it still is today. What made the difference was a strong turnaround plan, dedicated people and a firm commitment from company leaders.” ~ Anne M. Mulcahy
  22. “I left Xerox for the non-profit sector because it was clear to me that only public/private partnerships can pull off a turnaround plan at the scale we need to tackle global poverty.” ~ Anne M. Mulcahy
  23. “If we could muster the same determination and sense of responsibility that saves a country like Japan – or a company like Xerox – then investing to save women and children who are dying in the developing world would be very good business.” ~ Anne M. Mulcahy
  24. “I don’t even know how to spell ‘legacy!” ~ Ronnie Dunn

  25. “Once the Xerox copier was invented, private diplomacy died. There’s no such thing as secrecy. It’s just a question of whether it’s leaked or revealed openly.” ~ Andrew Young
  26. “If you cannot sell, you cannot be an entrepreneur. If you cannot sell, you cannot raise money. if the thought of sales terrifies you, get a job at a dept. store and start there. Or get a job with a company like Xerox that requires that you go around to businesses and knock on doors. As your courage increases, you may want to try a company in network marketing or direct sales that is willing to train you.” ~ Robert Kiyosaki
  27. “She wears high tech Devo suit, she changed her name to Xerox, she hides quaaludes in her boots.” ~ Alice Cooper
  28. “DNA has been aptly described as the first three-dimensional Xerox machine.” ~ Kenneth E. Boulding

  29. “The Canon AE1 – a fully manual camera. [My mother] had a 50mm, which is a standard lens, and then I got a 28mm. Then I started a little punk magazine, a zine, when I was 14 or 15 years old. I was shooting my friends skateboarding and it was the beginning of the Macintosh. We wouldn’t do layouts on the computer; we would pick the font and then type up a paragraph and then print it out and cut it up and put it in a little mock-up and Xerox it.” ~ Jeff Vespa
  30. “I like to make colored xeroxes of things. I clip out pictures of Liza Minelli and her husband from magazines and I fax them to people anonymously.” ~ Zooey Deschanel
  31. “I called it Kinko’s because of my nickname — because I had this really kinky hair. If you think about it, the first thing a baby learns is ‘Googoo, gaga,’ and if you think of good businesses like Kodak, Xerox, Google, people remember consonants — which was why Kinko’s was a good name. But really I had this big head of curly hair and before being called ‘Kinko’ I was ‘Pube Head.’ So I thought Kinko’s was better than Pubo’s.” ~ Paul Orfalea
  32. “If you go to Norway, Finland, Russia or Australia, youll see Xerox or Fuji-Xerox people, not just the name on the door. We have human beings who live and work and serve customers everywhere around the globe.” ~ Ursula Burns

  33. “Steve Jobs made the case to Xerox PARC execs directly that they had great technology but that Apple knew how to make it affordable enough to change the world. This was very open. In the end, Xerox got a large block of Apple stock for sharing the technology. That’s not stealing outright.” ~ Steve Wozniak
  34. “Comin’ from the school of hard knocks,
    Some perpetrate…they drink Clorox.
    Attack the black, cause I know they lack exact
    The cold facts, and still they try to Xerox.” ~ Chuck D
  35. “The franchise and the virus work on the same principle, what thrives in one place will thrive in another. You just have to find a sufficiently virulent business plan, condense it into a three-ring binder ― its DNA ― Xerox it, and embed it in the fertile line of a well-traveled highway, preferably one with a left turn lane. Then the growth will expand until it runs up against its property lines.” ~ Neal Stephenson
  36. “I got a massive overdose of gamma radiation from the Xerox machine and just printing call sheets, you know? By the time I stepped in front of the camera, I was very comfortable. It was great.” ~ Cary Elwes

  37. “I think where the criticism of videogames come from is where videogames are just Xeroxes of films, and when you get a film adaptation of that game, you’ve just Xeroxed something twice. I think that’s where a lot of the criticism comes from – there are ultra-violent games that are already based on a million films. But there’s definitely beauty and art and design in games. I don’t think anybody could deny that.” ~ Edgar Wright
  38. “The artwork for the record is kind of an homage to that. It’s a collage, which rhymes with homage, I just realized. It’s an homage to this kind of almost like a teenager’s idea of what the future might look like, if he were using a Xerox machine and cut-and-pasting it together. Which is exactly what we did to come up with the artwork.” ~ Michael Stipe

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