John Gotti's Most Famous Quotes

Mobster John Gotti was not afraid to share his opinions, to say the least. Here are some life lessons straight from the Teflon Don.
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"Don't carry a gun. It's nice to have them close by, but don't carry them. You might get arrested."

"I never lie because I don't fear anyone. You only lie when you're afraid."

"Always be nice to bankers. Always be nice to pension fund managers. Always be nice to the media. In that order."

"If you think your boss is stupid, remember: you wouldn’t have a job if he was any smarter."

"Let’s just say the government is telling the truth and I’m the boss."

"I think the brand mark would be sincerity."