Quotations on Cooperation
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But the key shift in focus will be from counter-insurgency operations to more and more cooperation with Iraqi security forces and to building Iraqi security capacity.
- John Abizaid
(Keywords: Building, Cooperation, Focus, Key, Security, Will)
I'd like to say from the beginning that the 12 years I've been coming here, I've met unfailing courtesy and cooperation, courtesy from your people and cooperation from the Ministry of Information.
- Peter Arnett
(Keywords: People, Beginning, Cooperation, Courtesy, Information, Years)
If necessity is the mother of invention, it's the father of cooperation. And we're cooperating like never before.
- John Ashcroft
(Keywords: Mother, Father, Cooperation, Invention, Necessity)
This ought to be a season for cooperation in terms of pushing our economy forward, job creation, steadying the middle class, and laying the groundwork for a better future. And that's what we want to work on with Republicans and Democrats.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: Work, Class, Cooperation, Creation, Democrats, Economy, Future, Job, Middle class, Republicans, Want)
The idea that you surrender your identity when you relinquish national powers is unhelpful. No, indeed, precisely the opposite is the case: if done in an intelligent way, you attain the sovereignty to better solve national problems in cooperation with others.
- Ulrich Beck
(Keywords: Idea, Cooperation, Identity, Problems, Surrender)
Today, bilateral relations with Britain are excellent, with cooperation in many areas and both countries continuing to work on strengthening these ties.
- Hassanal Bolkiah
(Keywords: Work, Cooperation, Countries, Today)
Asean is obviously a very important association for us. Over the past 30 years Asean has made great strides in regional cooperation covering a number of areas, although recently it has been under strain because of the financial crisis and other challenges.
- Hassanal Bolkiah
(Keywords: Financial, Cooperation, Crisis, Past, Years)
This means that the search for a formula of European cooperation in connection with the League of Nations, far from weakening the authority of this latter must and can only tend to strengthen it, for it is closely connected with its aims.
- Aristide Briand
(Keywords: Authority, Connection, Cooperation, Formula, Nations)
Medical physicists work in cooperation with doctors. A few medical physicists devote their time to research and teaching. A few get involved with administrative duties.
- John Cameron
(Keywords: Medical, Time, Work, Cooperation, Doctors, Research, Teaching)
We are very grateful for what the Ontario provincial government is doing, and for cooperation from provincial and local police forces all across Canada.
- Paul Cellucci
(Keywords: Government, Canada, Cooperation, Police)
To make the moral achievement implicit in science a source of strength to civilization, the scientist will have to have the cooperation also of the philosopher and the religious teacher.
- Arthur Holly Compton
(Keywords: Science, Civilization, Achievement, Strength, Cooperation, Religious, Will)
Every great movement in the history of Western civilization from the Carolingian age to the nineteenth century has been an international movement which owed its existence and its development to the cooperation of many different peoples.
- Christopher Dawson
(Keywords: Age, History, Civilization, Development, Cooperation, Existence)
The common erotic project of destroying women makes it possible for men to unite into a brotherhood; this project is the only firm and trustworthy groundwork for cooperation among males and all male bonding is based on it.
- Andrea Dworkin
(Keywords: Men, Women, Brotherhood, Cooperation, Project)
Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
(Keywords: Men, Peace, Consideration, Cooperation, Dawn, Force, Justice)
I think we still have a chance if we continue with our work, if Iraq provides full cooperation, we should still be able to avoid a war.
- Mohamed ElBaradei
(Keywords: War, Work, Chance, Cooperation, Iraq)
This legislation confronts the human truth that the need for clean water knows no borders, and proper management and intervention can be a currency for peace and international cooperation.
- Bill Frist
(Keywords: Peace, Truth, Management, Cooperation, Legislation, Water)
I have four kids; three girls and a boy. The oldest girl is 13, and has her own social life now, so there's a bit of begrudging cooperation there. It's tough.
- Gregory Harrison
(Keywords: Life, Cooperation, Girls, Kids, Now)
Wars will remain while human nature remains. I believe in my soul in cooperation, in arbitration; but the soldier's occupation we cannot say is gone until human nature is gone.
- Rutherford B. Hayes
(Keywords: Nature, Soul, Cooperation, Human nature, Occupation, Will)
One of the first essentials is a policy of unreserved political cooperation with all the nations of the world.
- Arthur Henderson
(Keywords: Policy, Cooperation, First, Nations, World)
It's a combination of targeting higher paying jobs in these growth areas and fostering closer cooperation with higher education; a rising tide that lifts all boats.
- John Hoeven
(Keywords: Education, Growth, Boats, Cooperation, Jobs)
My opinion on who's wrong or who's right has nothing to do with the fact that we have to bring together people who are against each other, to transform antagonism into cooperation.
- Harri Holkeri
(Keywords: People, Cooperation, Fact, Nothing, Opinion, Right, Wrong)
The marshalling of those resources in order to obtain the maximum war effort for Australia, and a maximum degree of help and cooperation for Great Britain and the sister Dominions, is the primary objective of the new Department.
- Harold Edward Holt
(Keywords: War, Sister, Cooperation, Effort, Help, Order)
If the Holy Spirit can take over the subconscious with our consent and cooperation, then we have almighty Power working at the basis of our lives, then we can do anything we ought to do, go anywhere we ought to go, and be anything we ought to be.
- E. Stanley Jones
(Keywords: Power, Cooperation, Spirit)
This is the way federal land management should work. Cooperation, not confrontation, should be the hallmark of conservation efforts.
- Dirk Kempthorne
(Keywords: Work, Management, Conservation, Cooperation, Land)
This project would not only open up venues of cooperation in the oil and gas sector between the member countries but also help bring the people of regional countries together.
- Amanullah Khan
(Keywords: People, Cooperation, Countries, Help, Oil, Open, Project)
Harvard is first and foremost a university and not a consulting operation, and our job here is to teach and to research and to create knowledge on Asia in conjunction and in cooperation with scholars as well as with political, intellectual, and cultural leaders in Asia.
- William Kirby
(Keywords: Knowledge, Consulting, Cooperation, First, Job, Leaders, Research, University)
Germany's fate is decided first and foremost in Europe. Reconciliation and cooperation in Europe have brought us freedom, peace and prosperity. Who would have dared to believe so much 50 years ago?
- Horst Koehler
(Keywords: Peace, Cooperation, Europe, Fate, First, Freedom, Germany, Prosperity, Years)
The Semantic Web is not a separate Web but an extension of the current one, in which information is given well-defined meaning, better enabling computers and people to work in cooperation.
- Tim Berners Lee
(Keywords: Computers, Work, People, Cooperation, Information, Meaning)
I also urge the Obama administration - both on its own and in cooperation with other responsible governments around the world - to use all legal means necessary to shut down WikiLeaks before it can do more damage by releasing additional cables. WikiLeaks' activities represent a shared threat to collective international security.
- Joe Lieberman
(Keywords: Legal, Cooperation, Security, World)
In fact, things are moving along rather well in Iraq. Nothing is perfect, of course, and freedom is messy work. The cooperation of the three major interests in Iraq has been remarkable.
- John Linder
(Keywords: Work, Cooperation, Fact, Freedom, Iraq, Nothing, Remarkable)
I hope that we can continue this cooperation on other critical issues related to America's future technological competitiveness. We must work together to encourage the creative talents that have made our country the world leader in technology.
- Dan Lipinski
(Keywords: Technology, Work, Leader, Hope, America, Cooperation, Country, Future, World)
The world's people all share the earnest aspiration to have peace, stability, justice and cooperation.
- Tran Duc Luong
(Keywords: Peace, People, Cooperation, Justice, Stability, World)
A problem was the lack of cooperation of the Afghan community itself. The women, though living in Iran, were under cover and not willing to participate in the film, and none of the ethnic groups were willing to work together or be together.
- Mohsen Makhmalbaf
(Keywords: Work, Women, Community, Cooperation, Film, Living)
No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation.
- Orison Swett Marden
(Keywords: Business, Ability, Cooperation, Question, Succeed, Today)
The cooperation of the two retina in one field of vision, whatever is its cause, must rather be the source of all the ideas to which single or double vision may give rise.
- Johannes P. Muller
(Keywords: Ideas, Vision, Cause, Cooperation, May)
Where there is a will there is a way. And this must be the way not of compulsion but of cooperation... No government and no plan can succeed without it.
- Lionel K. Murphy
(Keywords: Government, Cooperation, Succeed, Will)
We must safely secure our border by investing in more law enforcement and technology, and receiving cooperation from the Mexican government.
- Timothy Murphy
(Keywords: Government, Technology, Cooperation, Law)
Let us work toward greater cooperation with all Caribbean Countries, whether we speak English, Dutch, French or Spanish, whether we are independent or not, and whether we be island or continental territories.
- Said Musa
(Keywords: Work, Cooperation, Countries, English)
We can hope that men will understand that the interest of all are the same, that hope lies in cooperation. We can then perhaps keep PEACE.
- Alva Myrdal
(Keywords: Men, Peace, Hope, Cooperation, Interest, Lies, Will)
And we ask the American people to play an important part of our layered defense. We ask for cooperation, patience and a commitment to vigilance in the face of a determined enemy.
- Janet Napolitano
(Keywords: People, American, Commitment, Cooperation, Defense, Enemy, Patience, Play, Vigilance)
Certainly the emphasis I place in this chapter on coordination of behavior and cooperation to mutual benefit is something that ought to be very congenial to people in the libertarian tradition.
- Robert Nozick
(Keywords: People, Behavior, Cooperation, Tradition)
Where the stakes are the highest, in the war on terror, we cannot possibly succeed without extraordinary international cooperation. Effective international police actions require the highest degree of intelligence sharing, planning and collaborative enforcement.
- Barack Obama
(Keywords: Intelligence, War, Actions, Cooperation, Planning, Police, Sharing, Succeed, Terror)
It is precisely because neither individuals nor small groups can be fully self-sufficient that cooperation is necessary to human survival and flourishing.
- Tom G. Palmer
(Keywords: Survival, Cooperation, Self)
It would be especially tragic if the people who most cherish ideals of peace, who are most anxious for political cooperation on a wider than national scale, made the mistake of underestimating the pace of economic change in our modern world.
- Lester B. Pearson
(Keywords: Change, Peace, Mistake, People, Cooperation, Ideals, World)
We must keep on trying to solve problems, one by one, stage by stage, if not on the basis of confidence and cooperation, at least on that of mutual toleration and self-interest.
- Lester B. Pearson
(Keywords: Confidence, Cooperation, Problems, Self, Trying)
At the beginning of the new century, it is the common aspiration of the peoples of the two countries to deepen mutual understanding, enhance trust, develop friendship and strengthen cooperation.
- Li Peng
(Keywords: Friendship, Trust, Beginning, Cooperation, Countries, Understanding)
Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.
- James Cash Penney
(Keywords: Leadership, Trust, Quality, Confidence, Cooperation, Honor, Satisfaction, Service, Worth)
Reforming public education, cutting property taxes, fixing adult and child protective services and funding our budget can all occur when Democrats and Republicans engage in consensus and cooperation - not cynicism and combat.
- Rick Perry
(Keywords: Education, Cooperation, Cynicism, Democrats, Property, Public, Republicans, Taxes)
Moreover, resolving the mother of all problems - the Israeli-Palestinian question - requires cooperation between Europe and the U.S.
- Romano Prodi
(Keywords: Mother, Cooperation, Europe, Problems, Question)
Israel is no longer a people that dwells alone, and has to join the global journey toward peace, reconciliation and international cooperation.
- Yitzhak Rabin
(Keywords: Peace, People, Cooperation, Israel, Journey)