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Victor Kiam
Born Victor K. Kiam
(1926-12-07)December 7, 1926
New Orleans, Louisiana
Died May 27, 2001(2001-05-27) (aged 74)
Stamford, Connecticut
Nationality American
Alma mater Yale University
Occupation Chairman, President and Spokesman of Remington Products
Known for Ownership of the New England Patriots
Spouse(s) Ellen Lipscher (m. 1956–2001)
Children Lisa Durkin, Victor Kiam III, Robin Kiam Aviv

What’s really important in life? Sitting on a beach? Looking at television eight hours a day? I think we have to appreciate that we’re alive for only a limited period of time, and we’ll spend most of our lives working.
Victor Kiam
Procrastination is opportunity's assassin.
You can hype a questionable product for a little while, but you’ll never build an enduring business.
Victor Kiam
You can only govern men by serving them. The rule is without exception.
Even if you fall on your face, you're still moving forward.
Entrepreneurs are risk takers, willing to roll the dice with their money or reputation on the line in support of an idea or enterprise. They willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets.
Victor Kiam
An entrepreneur assumes the risk and is dedicated and committed to the success of whatever he or she undertakes.
Victor Kiam
In business, the competition will bite you if you keep running, if you stand still, they will swallow you.
Victor Kiam
Information is a negotiator's greatest weapon.