Quotations on Financial

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Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: Money, Financial, Poverty)

Music video directors, who conceive, write and direct these works, enjoy no creative rights, receive no ongoing financial benefit from the sale of our work, and many times are not even credited.
- Michael Apted
(Keywords: Music, Work, Financial, Rights)

Our planes should be full, which among other things means we have a golden opportunity... to build on the momentum reflected in the financial results we are reporting today.
- Gerard Arpey
(Keywords: Opportunity, Financial, Results, Today)

My undergraduate education, at the City College in New York, was made possible only by the existence of that excellent free institution and the financial sacrifices of my parents.
- Kenneth Joseph Arrow
(Keywords: Education, Financial, College, Existence, Parents)

I look back on it, yeah, I'm in a much worse financial position than I was eight years ago. I'm going to have to go out at age 62 and kind of readdress some of that.
- Bruce Babbitt
(Keywords: Age, Financial, Years)

Illegal immigrants are beginning to comprise a black market class of workers in our society, jeopardizing the financial health of companies which play by the rules, while themselves vulnerable to the exploitation by those willing to take advantage of their illegal status.
- Spencer Bachus
(Keywords: Health, Society, Financial, Beginning, Class, Exploitation, Play, Rules, Workers)

Look at the product pipeline, look at the fantastic financial results we've had for the last five years. You only get that kind of performance on the innovation side, on the financial side, if you're really listening and reacting to the best ideas of the people we have.
- Steve Ballmer
(Keywords: People, Ideas, Financial, Performance, Innovation, Listening, Results, Years)

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)

People assume that because you have graced the same stage as the star act, in front of thousands, you must be reaping similar financial rewards. This is a complete fallacy.
- John Barrow
(Keywords: People, Financial, Act)

State and local government, with financial support from the federal government, should offer a program to educate and train foster children for employment and provide them with financial assistance, as needed, until they reach age 21.
- Charles Foster Bass
(Keywords: Age, Government, Financial, Children, State, Support)

Across the country military families are facing dire financial circumstances due to longer than expected tours of duties. They are being penalized for their patriotism - no one should have to choose between doing right by their country and doing right by their families.
- Evan Bayh
(Keywords: Patriotism, Financial, Being, Circumstances, Country, Military, Right)

Social security, bank account, and credit card numbers aren't just data. In the wrong hands they can wipe out someone's life savings, wreck their credit and cause financial ruin.
- Melissa Bean
(Keywords: Life, Financial, Bank account, Cause, Credit, Numbers, Ruin, Security, Wrong)

And I also serve on a caucus that addresses financial literacy for young people in this country. And it is so hypocritical that we want to talk to these kids about how to better manage their money when we are not doing a good job with our Nation's resources.
- Melissa Bean
(Keywords: Money, People, Financial, Country, Job, Kids, Nation, Talk, Want)

In working with UNICEF our corporate partners have demonstrated time and again that their financial resources, leadership and expertise can bring about real and lasting benefits for the world's children.
- Carol Bellamy
(Keywords: Leadership, Time, Financial, Benefits, Children, Corporate, Expertise, World)

The President and the Democrats on Congress have exploited the financial crisis to advance their socialist big government tax, spend and borrow agenda.
- Bradley A. Blakeman
(Keywords: Government, Financial, Congress, Crisis, Democrats, Tax, President)

We can no longer afford the war in Iraq. Our financial costs have already passed a third of a trillion dollars; the lifetime costs for this war, in both human and economic terms, will be borne by Americans for generations to come.
- Earl Blumenauer
(Keywords: War, Financial, Americans, Generations, Iraq, Will)

Our strength in finance has led us to set up an international financial centre with medium and long-term objectives, especially to develop Islamic financial and insurance services.
- Hassanal Bolkiah
(Keywords: Finance, Financial, Strength, Objectives)

At many points during our nation's history, there have been times - known in our history textbooks as "panics" - when adverse conditions affecting the financial and economic sectors of the country have caused individuals to hoard more than they need.
- Jo Bonner
(Keywords: History, Financial, Country, Nation)

Help is even being offered from across the ocean, as over two dozen countries have stepped forward to offer financial and material support to the American people.
- Jo Bonner
(Keywords: People, Financial, American, Being, Countries, Help, Ocean, Support)

So when you go up against the Far Right you go up against the big financial special interests like the Halliburtons of the world, the big oil companies, the big energy companies who work so hard to rip us off.
- Barbara Boxer
(Keywords: Work, Financial, Energy, Oil, Right, World)

Well, I think that there's a very thin dividing line between success and failure. And I think if you start a business without financial backing, you're likely to go the wrong side of that dividing line.
- Richard Branson
(Keywords: Business, Success, Failure, Financial, Wrong)

My mother is an office manager, my father a professor of economics and financial planner.
- Poppy Z. Brite
(Keywords: Manager, Mother, Father, Financial, Economics, Office)

So another challenge for our generation is to create global institutions that reflect our ideas of fairness and responsibility, not the ideas that were the basis of the last stage of financial development over these recent years.
- Gordon Brown
(Keywords: Development, Ideas, Financial, Challenge, Responsibility, Years)

The time horizon may be too long for sole reliance on market solutions - but perhaps the inventiveness of the financial services industry will prove me wrong that point!
- John Bruton
(Keywords: Time, Financial, May, Will, Wrong)

When you become successful on the level that Fleetwood Mac did, it gives you financial freedom, which should allow you to follow your impulses. But oddly enough, they become much harder to follow.
- Lindsey Buckingham
(Keywords: Successful, Financial, Freedom, Impulses)

Investment banking has, in recent years, resembled a casino, and the massive scale of gambling losses has dragged down traditional business and retail lending activities as banks try to rebuild their balance sheets. This was one aspect of modern financial liberalisation that had dire consequences.
- Vince Cable
(Keywords: Business, Financial, Balance, Banks, Consequences, Gambling, Investment, Years)

As far as your personal goals are and what you actually want to do with your life, it should never have to do with the government. You should never depend on the government for your retirement, your financial security, for anything.
- Drew Carey
(Keywords: Government, Life, Financial, Goals, Retirement, Security, Want)

For me the greatest source of income is still movies. Nothing - stocks, financial speculation, real estate speculation or businesses - makes more money for me than making movies.
- Jackie Chan
(Keywords: Money, Movies, Financial, Income, Nothing)

The changing nature of money is only one facet of the financial services revolution.
- Scott Cook
(Keywords: Money, Nature, Financial, Revolution)

This is a simple change that will provide a huge financial boost for many Americans, particularly low- to moderate-income families. It is an important step in making sure we do everything we can to encourage all Americans to save and plan for the future.
- Jim Cooper
(Keywords: Change, Financial, Americans, Future, Will)

If we don't change, millions of American families are just one medical emergency, or one layoff, away from financial disaster and bankruptcy.
- Jim Cooper
(Keywords: Medical, Change, Financial, American, Disaster)

But if our nation goes over a financial Niagara, we won't have much strength and, eventually, we won't have peace. We are currently borrowing the entire defense budget from foreign investors. Within a few years, we will be spending more on interest payments than on national security. That is not, as our military friends say, a 'robust strategy.'
- Mitch Daniels
(Keywords: Peace, Strategy, Financial, Strength, Borrowing, Defense, Friends, Interest, Military, Nation, National security, Niagara, Will, Years)

If our nation goes over a financial Niagara, we won't have much strength and, eventually, we won't have peace. We are currently borrowing the entire defense budget from foreign investors. Within a few years, we will be spending more on interest payments than on national security. That is not, as our military friends say, a 'robust strategy.'
- Mitch Daniels
(Keywords: Peace, Strategy, Financial, Strength, Borrowing, Defense, Friends, Interest, Military, Nation, National security, Niagara, Will, Years)

Just because scientists have the knowledge to do it, the technology to do it, and some may even have a financial motive or other incentive to do it, does not make it right.
- Nathan Deal
(Keywords: Technology, Knowledge, Financial, May, Motive, Right, Scientists)

We did it Disneyland, in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year.
- Walt Disney
(Keywords: Thought, People, Knowledge, Financial, Disaster, First)

Over and over again, financial experts and wonkish talking heads endeavor to explain these mysterious, 'toxic' financial instruments to us lay folk. Over and over, they ignobly fail, because we all know that no one understands credit default obligations and derivatives, except perhaps Mr. Buffett and the computers who created them.
- Richard Dooling
(Keywords: Computers, Financial, Credit, Experts, Folk, Talking)

At a time when going to college has never been more important, it's never been more expensive, and our nation's families haven't been in this kind of financial duress since the great depression. And so what we have is just sort of a miraculous opportunity simply by stopping the subsidy to banks when we already have the risk of loans. We can plow those savings into our students. And we can make college dramatically more affordable, tens of billions of dollars over the next decade.
- Arnie Duncan
(Keywords: Time, Opportunity, Financial, Banks, College, Depression, Nation, Risk, Students)

I think copyright is moral, proper. I think a creator has the right to control the disposition of his or her works - I actually believe that the financial issue is less important than the integrity of the work, the attribution, that kind of stuff.
- Esther Dyson
(Keywords: Work, Control, Financial, Integrity, Right)

The strength in our third-quarter financial results is cause for excitement. I'm particularly pleased that we continue to demonstrate impressive growth at the same time we are engaged in important merger discussions.
- Bernard Ebbers
(Keywords: Time, Financial, Growth, Strength, Cause, Excitement, Results)

The facts are the vice president's company that he was CEO of, that did business with sworn enemies of the United States, paid millions of dollars in fines for providing false financial information, it's under investigation for bribing foreign officials.
- John Edwards
(Keywords: Business, Financial, Company, Enemies, Facts, Information, Investigation, President, states, United, Vice)

Every Maryland family wants financial security, schools that work, quality healthcare, safer neighborhoods, and ever-expanding economic opportunity. These are the building blocks of a superior quality of life.
- Robert. L. Ehrlich
(Keywords: Family, Life, Work, Quality, Opportunity, Financial, Building, Healthcare, Schools, Security)

It's mostly the financial chicanery that's going on. People are saying 'What kind of trust can we put in this market?'
- Mike Farrell
(Keywords: Trust, People, Financial, Saying)

And finally, no matter how good the science gets, there are problems that inevitably depend on judgement, on art, on a feel for financial markets.
- Martin Feldstein
(Keywords: Science, Art, Financial, Problems)

A second reason why science cannot replace judgement is the behavior of financial markets.
- Martin Feldstein
(Keywords: Science, Financial, Behavior, Reason)

When there were financial difficulties they still managed to provide us with music and art lessons.
- Jerome Isaac Friedman
(Keywords: Art, Music, Financial, Difficulties)

You have to pretend that your life is a financial pleasure even when your autographs are bouncing.
- Kinky Friedman
(Keywords: Life, Financial, Pleasure)

There is a basic lesson on financial crises that governments tend to wait too long, underestimate the risks, want to do too little. And it ultimately gets away from them, and they end up spending more money, causing much more damage to the economy.
- Timothy Geithner
(Keywords: Money, Financial, Economy, End, Want)

We judged that a sudden, disorderly failure of Bear would have brought with it unpredictable but severe consequences for the functioning of the broader financial system and the broader economy, with lower equity prices, further downward pressure on home values, and less access to credit for companies and households.
- Timothy Geithner
(Keywords: Home, Failure, Financial, Values, Consequences, Credit, Economy, Pressure)

This crisis exposed very significant problems in the financial systems of the United States and some other major economies. Innovation got too far out in front of the knowledge of risk.
- Timothy Geithner
(Keywords: Knowledge, Financial, Crisis, Innovation, Problems, Risk, states, United)

As financial markets continue to broaden and deepen, the behavior of asset prices will play an important role in the formulation of monetary policy going forward, perhaps a more important role than in the past.
- Timothy Geithner
(Keywords: Policy, Financial, Behavior, Past, Play, Will)



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