Networking is not collecting contacts! Networking is about planting relations. – MiSha

Do it now. Sometimes “later” becomes “never.”

The mark of a good conversationalist is not that you can talk a lot. The mark is that you can get others to talk a lot. Thus, good schmoozer’s are good listeners, not good talkers. – Guy Kawasaki

Build a relationship with people you do serious business. One can escape a deal but not a relation easily. – Sunita Biddu

Pulling a good network together takes effort, sincerity and time. – Alan Collins

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. – Maya Angelou

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” – Henry Ford

“You can have everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want” –Zig Ziglar

“If people like you they will listen to you, but if they trust you they’ll do business with you.”

“The successful networkers I know, the ones receiving tons of referrals and feeling truly happy about themselves, continually put the other person’s needs ahead of their own.” – Bob Burg

“The richest people in the world look for and build networks, everyone else looks for work.” – Robert Kiyosaki

“Respect for people is the cornerstone of communication and networking.” –Susan Roane

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go with others. “ – African Proverb

“Everyone should build their network before they need it.” Dave Delaney