Quotations on Company
304 Quotes Found
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Be careful that what you write does not offend anybody or cause problems within the company. The safest approach is to remove all useful information.
- Scott Adams
(Keywords: Cause, Company, Information, Problems)
Consultants have credibility because they are not dumb enough to work at your company.
- Scott Adams
(Keywords: Work, Company, Credibility, Dumb)
If I were to retire, I would keep my family's interest in the company the same and say, Don't sell.
- Sheldon Adelson
(Keywords: Family, Company, Interest)
I'm not really religious but very spiritual. I give money to this company that manufactures hearing aids on a regular basis. More people should really hear me sing. I have a gift from God.
- Christina Aguilera
(Keywords: Money, God, People, Company, Hearing, Religious, Spiritual)
Clearly any film company that makes a film is always going to talk about sequels particularly if they see something as being successful, which Werewolf was.
- Jenny Agutter
(Keywords: Successful, Being, Company, Film, Talk)
I look in music magazines now and see things on Luther Allison, and my name's getting out there more, thanks to all the good people at Alligator Records and at my management company.
- Luther Allison
(Keywords: Music, People, Management, Company, Name, Now)
Personally, one of the down sides of founding a company is that there is always too much work to do, and sadly I find I don't have much time to code any more.
- Eric Allman
(Keywords: Time, Work, Company, Founding)
I leave CNN with the utmost respect, love and admiration for the company and everyone who works here. This has been my family and shared endeavor for the past 27 years, and I am forever grateful and proud of all that we have accomplished.
- Christiane Amanpour
(Keywords: Family, Love, Admiration, Company, Past, Respect, Years)
For the first time in history, a private company is organizing a mission to the moon. This mission will inspire countries of the world, citizens, our youth.
- Eric Anderson
(Keywords: Time, History, Company, Countries, First, Mission, Moon, Will, World, Youth)
My work is more about trying to ask good questions and not trying to come up with big shows. Every fashion company is doing that, every car company is doing that.
- Laurie Anderson
(Keywords: Car, Work, Company, Fashion, Questions, Trying)
We're the biggest food and agriculture company in the world.
- Dwayne Andreas
(Keywords: Food, Agriculture, Company, World)
People weren't buying as many records. My record company did not want me. I went through three record companies, went on tour at the wrong time. It destroyed me.
- Adam Ant
(Keywords: Time, People, Buying, Company, Want, Wrong)
The executive moves we are announcing today will strengthen American for the long-term future and reflect well on the depth of the Company's management team.
- Gerard Arpey
(Keywords: Management, American, Company, Future, Today, Will)
People are definitely a company's greatest asset. It doesn't make any difference whether the product is cars or cosmetics. A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
- Mary Kay Ash
(Keywords: People, Company, Cosmetics, Difference)
It was a superb agreement to end a war, but a very bad agreement to make a state. From now on, we have to part company with Dayton and try to build a modern democratic state, for which I have tried to lay the foundations.
- Paddy Ashdown
(Keywords: War, Agreement, Company, End, Now, State)
Every one knows, that the mind will not be kept from contemplating what it loves in the midst of crowds and business. Hence come those frequent absences, so observable in conversation; for whilst the body is confined to present company, the mind is flown to that which it delights in.
- Mary Astell
(Keywords: Business, Body, Company, Conversation, Crowds, Mind, Present, Will)
When I am in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who has strayed by mistake into a drawing room full of dukes.
- W. H. Auden
(Keywords: Mistake, Company, Scientists)
When I find myself in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who has strayed by mistake into a room full of dukes.
- W. H. Auden
(Keywords: Mistake, Company, Scientists)
Bad company is like a nail driven into a post, which, after the first and second blow, may be drawn out with little difficulty; but being once driven up to the head, the pincers cannot take hold to draw it out, but which can only be done by the destruction of the wood.
- Saint Aurelius Augustine
(Keywords: Being, Company, Destruction, Difficulty, First, May, Post, Wood)
My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company.
- Jane Austen
(Keywords: People, Idea, Company, Conversation)
Most artists have contracts directly with the record company, and when they do music, all of their music is owned by the record company. But I did mine through a production company.
- Roy Ayers
(Keywords: Music, Artists, Company, Production)
I don't think that a company should own a studio and the network, and program for their own network. It hurts the creativity - it is not a level playing field.
- Scott Bakula
(Keywords: Creativity, Company, Network)
Our people, our shareholders, me, Bill Gates, we expect to change the world in every way, to succeed wildly at everything we touch, to have the broadest impact of any company in the world.
- Steve Ballmer
(Keywords: Change, People, Company, Succeed, World)
I come back to the same thing: We've got the greatest pipeline in the company's history in the next 12 months, and we've had the most amazing financial results possible over the last five years, and we're predicting being back at double-digit revenue growth in fiscal year '06.
- Steve Ballmer
(Keywords: History, Financial, Growth, Being, Company, Months, Results, Years)
I have lots of sources of information about what's going on at the company. I think I have a pretty good pulse on where we are and what people are thinking.
- Steve Ballmer
(Keywords: People, Company, Information, Pretty, Thinking)
We're building a great company, and we're very excited about the future of the company.
- Jim Barksdale
(Keywords: Building, Company, Future)
Never pay the slightest attention to what a company president ever says about his stock.
- Bernard Baruch
(Keywords: Attention, Company, President)
It's weird when you see pieces of choreography that were done for you 15 or 20 years ago and now they are being done by another dance company.
- Mikhail Baryshnikov
(Keywords: Dance, Being, Company, Now, Years)
I would have to say honestly I was very pleased to be in a film whether it was good or bad with De Niro, Norton and Brando even if I don't have any scenes with them, I thought it was pretty good company to keep.
- Angela Bassett
(Keywords: Thought, Company, Film, Pretty)
I'm against big bureaucracy in Washington making health care decisions. I just have an aversion to bureaucrats. But it's not just government bureaucrats. I don't like HMO bureaucrats and insurance company bureaucrats either.
- Gary Bauer
(Keywords: Government, Health, Bureaucracy, Care, Company, Decisions, Washington)
Goodness is achieved not in a vacuum, but in the company of other men, attended by love.
- Saul Bellow
(Keywords: Love, Men, Company, Goodness)
The human mind evolved always in the company of the human body, and of the animal body before it was human. The intricate connections of mind and body must exceed our imagination, as from our point of view we are peculiarly prevented from observing them.
- John Desmond Bernal
(Keywords: Imagination, Body, Company, Mind)
We have one of the few societies, the only one I can think of right offhand, where your health care is so tied to your job, so that when an American company has to hire, they have to think about health care.
- Tim Bishop
(Keywords: Health, American, Care, Company, Job, Right)
A father and two sons run Adelphia. It's a cable company. And they took from that company a billion dollars. A billion. Three people - three people took a billion dollars. What were they gonna do, start their own space program? 'Let's send the monkey to Mars, Dad!'
- Lewis Black
(Keywords: Father, People, Company, Sons, Space)
We're the largest home improvement company today, and we did $30 billion last year, or less than 10 percent of the total amount of building materials sold in the U.S. So when people ask, how much runway left does Home Depot have, it's an awful lot.
- Arthur Blank
(Keywords: Home, People, Building, Company, Improvement, Today)
If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.
- Hal Borland
(Keywords: Strength, Company, Patience, Trees)
A lot of the people who have come to know the company in the last few years will not have seen this piece.
- Matthew Bourne
(Keywords: People, Company, Will, Years)
When it comes down to it, it's giving people a good night out in a basic way and I think my company guarantees that. There's always something new and something to excite us and surprise us, and that's why people come back, I hope.
- Matthew Bourne
(Keywords: People, Hope, Company, Giving, Night)
Medical professionals, not insurance company bureaucrats, should be making health care decisions.
- Barbara Boxer
(Keywords: Health, Medical, Care, Company, Decisions, professionals)
I'm supposed to be the director of a television company, but I've only ever seen that company as a vehicle for making the kind of programmes we wanted to make, getting our ideas on the screen.
- Rory Bremner
(Keywords: Ideas, Company, Television)
In 1995, I founded The Molecular Sciences Institute with a gift from the Philip Morris Company where I hoped that we could create an environment where young people could pursue science in an atmosphere of harmonious purpose and high intellectual challenge.
- Sydney Brenner
(Keywords: Science, People, Purpose, Challenge, Company, Environment)
I am now quite cured of seeking pleasure in society, be it country or town. A sensible man ought to find sufficient company in himself.
- Emily Bronte
(Keywords: Society, Company, Country, Man, Now, Pleasure)
Alan Moore does have a sheen of class. He's a smart guy, and I'm sure there was a metaphoric level, I'm not denying that, but let's face it. the main reason he was doing a super-hero comic was because he was working for a super-hero comic book company.
- Chester Brown
(Keywords: Class, Company, Reason)
It was a great time to be born, because I got to have my own publishing company right from the beginning, so I made more money than somebody would have doing what I did ten or fifteen years before.
- Jackson Browne
(Keywords: Money, Time, Beginning, Company, Publishing, Right, Years)
The great gift of conversation lies less in displaying it ourselves than in drawing it out of others. He who leaves your company pleased with himself and his own cleverness is perfectly well pleased with you.
- Jean de la Bruyere
(Keywords: Cleverness, Company, Conversation, Lies)
The majority of the senior class of Vassar does not desire my company and I must confess, having read specimens of their thought and sentiments, that I do not desire the company of the majority of the senior class of Vassar.
- William F. Buckley, Jr.
(Keywords: Thought, Class, Company, Desire, Majority)
Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre.
- Warren Buffett
(Keywords: Time, Friend, Company, Enemy)
I didn't need to borrow money from the record company, because if I had my own publishing company, and I had my own writers, I'd have enough to get and do whatever I wanted to do.
- Solomon Burke
(Keywords: Money, Company, Publishing, Writers)
When my job was attempting to predict future economic developments for the Shell oil company, I was frequently reminded of an Arabic saying: 'Those who claim to foresee the future are lying, even if by chance they are later proved right.'
- Vince Cable
(Keywords: Chance, Company, Future, Job, Lying, Oil, Right)
It's very difficult to photograph an opera. And they messed up on it. It just wasn't there. And I don't blame the Gershwins for taking it away. Of course, if they had gotten the original company to have done it, it would have been very good.
- Cab Calloway
(Keywords: Blame, Company, Opera)