Quotations on Deals
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I think we have some serious problems now, but, if you look back over the last thirty or forty years that my book deals with, I think we are in better shape now than we would have been if all of those cases had not come down.
- Floyd Abrams
(Keywords: Deals, Now, Problems, Years)
Republican patience with how unionism deals with the political institutions, and with key issues like equality and human rights, will be tested because, obviously, there will be a battle a day on these matters. So lets face up to all of this with our eyes wide open.
- Gerry Adams
(Keywords: Equality, Battle, Day, Deals, Eyes, Rights, Human rights, Key, Open, Patience, Republican, Will)
Psychology is the science of the act of experiencing, and deals with the whole system of such acts as they make up mental life.
- Samuel Alexander
(Keywords: Life, Science, Act, Deals, Psychology)
If all the rich and all of the church people should send their children to the public schools they would feel bound to concentrate their money on improving these schools until they met the highest ideals.
- Susan B. Anthony
(Keywords: Money, People, Church, Children, Ideals, Public, Schools)
My research, even before 1972, moved in directions beyond those cited for the Nobel Memorial Prize. Most of it, in one way or another, deals with information as an economic variable, both as to its production and as to its use.
- Kenneth Joseph Arrow
(Keywords: Deals, Information, Production, Research)
I see my job simply as helping disseminate the message of Barack Obama, working with the communications team to make sure that we're true to the ideals and the values and the programs that he wants to advance in this country. And that's the extent of my involvement.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: Values, Country, Ideals, Job)
Do not be misled by what you see around you, or be influenced by what you see. You live in a world which is a playground of illusion, full of false paths, false values and false ideals. But you are not part of that world.
- Sai Baba
(Keywords: Values, Ideals, Illusion, World)
There is also work to do in the evolution of a stable family life and values, and in ensuring that the Nigerian family is built on core values that will form the bedrock of the future society. We must showcase the ideals of family life and be models of family values.
- Ibrahim Babangida
(Keywords: Family, Life, Work, Society, Values, Evolution, Future, Ideals, Will)
The privilege of ruling would be in the hands of the skilled and the learned, with a wide scope left for profitable crooked deals carried on by the Jews, who would be attracted by the enormous extension of the international speculations of the national banks.
- Mikhail Bakunin
(Keywords: Banks, Deals, Privilege)
I regard the principle of conscription of life as a flat contradiction of all our cherished ideals of individual freedom, democratic liberty and Christian teaching.
- Roger Nash Baldwin
(Keywords: Life, Christian, Contradiction, Freedom, Ideals, Liberty, Teaching)
I think it's really terrifying that a country based on the foundations and ideals of God, is now systematically removing God from everything. Everything!
- Stephen Baldwin
(Keywords: God, Country, Ideals, Now)
The horrors of the Second World War, the chilling winds of the Cold War and the crushing weight of the Iron Curtain are little more than fading memories. Ideals that once commanded great loyalty are now taken for granted.
- Jan Peter Balkenende
(Keywords: War, Ideals, Iron curtain, Loyalty, Memories, Now, Weight, World, World war)
But, gentlemen, can any of us say that as a result of such overwhelming sacrifices of money, of men, of ideals, and of civil dignity the sense of security has indeed been attained?
- Henry Campbell Bannerman
(Keywords: Men, Money, Dignity, Gentlemen, Ideals, Result, Security, Sense)
Jewish intellectuals contributed a great deal to insure that Europe became a continent of humanism, and it is with these humanist ideals that Europe must now intervene in the Middle East conflict.
- Daniel Barenboim
(Keywords: Conflict, Europe, Humanism, Ideals, Intellectuals, Now)
Whether we and our politicians know it or not, Nature is party to all our deals and decisions, and she has more votes, a longer memory, and a sterner sense of justice than we do.
- Wendell Berry
(Keywords: Nature, Deals, Decisions, Justice, Memory, Party, Politicians, Sense)
People told me, when I was coming through the ranks, that a mark of a great actor is one who deals with the period of unemployment as well as they deal with the period of employment.
- Claudia Black
(Keywords: People, Actor, Deals, Unemployment)
This China trade deal is basically like the Bobby Knight of trade deals. You know, you abuse, you abuse, you abuse, and then they say 'Well, OK, we'll let you try one more time.'
- David Bonior
(Keywords: Time, Abuse, Deals, Knight, Trade)
The ultimate wisdom which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls faith rather than reason.
- Hal Borland
(Keywords: Faith, Time, Wisdom, Beginnings, Deals, Fact, Lies, Reason, Universe)
Man is wise and constantly in quest of more wisdom; but the ultimate wisdom, which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls forth faith rather than reason.
- Hal Borland
(Keywords: Faith, Time, Wisdom, Beginnings, Deals, Fact, Lies, Man, Quest, Reason, Universe)
All musicians start out with ideals but hanging on to them in the face of media scrutiny takes real integrity. Tougher still is to live up to the ideals of your dedicated fans.
- Billy Bragg
(Keywords: Fans, Ideals, Integrity, Media, Musicians)
My family life and my ideals, my commitment to the community and to other people - all people - has been improved. I think less about myself and more about my community today.
- Andre Braugher
(Keywords: Family, Life, People, Commitment, Community, Ideals, Today)
Sex and obscenity are not synonymous. Obscene material is material which deals with sex in a manner appealing to prurient interest.
- William J. Brennan, Jr.
(Keywords: Sex, Deals, Interest)
Basically he never went to work and didn't have a job. Of course I thought he did. I thought he was on the phone doing business deals instead of borrowing money from people.
- Christie Brinkley
(Keywords: Business, Money, Work, Thought, People, Borrowing, Deals, Job)
The work of an advertising agency is warmly and immediately human. It deals with human needs, wants, dreams and hopes. Its 'product' cannot be turned out on an assembly line.
- Leo Burnett
(Keywords: Dreams, Work, Advertising, Deals, Needs)
I am only doing now what I have ever done; and ever will continue to do - that is adapting past experience to present reform in the light of high ideals and future objects.
- John Burns
(Keywords: Experience, Future, Ideals, Light, Now, Past, Present, Reform, Will)
America's veterans embody the ideals upon which America was founded more than 229 years ago.
- Steve Buyer
(Keywords: America, Ideals, Veterans, Years)
Our ideals of freedom, set forth and realized in our Constitution, are our greatest export to the world.
- Robert Byrd
(Keywords: Constitution, Freedom, Ideals, World)
Wherever on this planet ideals of personal freedom and dignity apply, there you will find the cultural inheritance of England.
- Karel Capek
(Keywords: Dignity, EnglFreedom, Ideals, Inheritance, Will)
Those were the ideals that drove us to nationalization of the health service.
- Barbara Castle
(Keywords: Health, Ideals, Service)
Another example of that was that even during the economic problems of the 1945 government, we managed to carry out other aspects of our policy and other ideals. Through the establishment of national parks, for instance.
- Barbara Castle
(Keywords: Government, Policy, Example, Ideals, Problems)
But we can hold our spirits and our bodies so pure and high, we may cherish such thoughts and such ideals, and dream such dreams of lofty purpose, that we can determine and know what manner of men we will be, whenever and wherever the hour strikes and calls to noble action.
- Joshua Chamberlain
(Keywords: Dreams, Men, Action, Purpose, Thoughts, Ideals, May, Spirits, Will)
There is nothing the matter with Americans except their ideals. The real American is all right; it is the ideal American who is all wrong.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
(Keywords: American, Americans, Ideals, Nothing, Right, Wrong)
In this possibly terminal phase of human existence, democracy and freedom are more than just ideals to be valued - they may be essential to survival.
- Noam Chomsky
(Keywords: Survival, Democracy, Existence, Freedom, Ideals, May)
Send me one hundred francs on our future deals, otherwise I will disappear in a cataclysm.
- Camille Claudel
(Keywords: Deals, Future, Will)
The government itself is running exactly like the Sopranos and they sit back and they make deals. And they say okay, 'I'm going do this: France, you're getting the pipelines.'
- George Clooney
(Keywords: Government, Deals, France, Running)
A word carries far, very far, deals destruction through time as the bullets go flying through space.
- Joseph Conrad
(Keywords: Time, Deals, Destruction, Flying, Space, Word)
Optimism doesn't wait on facts. It deals with prospects. Pessimism is a waste of time.
- Norman Cousins
(Keywords: Time, Optimism, Pessimism, Deals, Facts, Waste)
Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself.
- Rodney Dangerfield
(Keywords: Time, Acting, Actor, Deals, Emotions)
Every society rests in the last resort on the recognition of common principles and common ideals, and if it makes no moral or spiritual appeal to the loyalty of its members, it must inevitably fall to pieces.
- Christopher Dawson
(Keywords: Society, Ideals, Loyalty, Principles, Spiritual)
Most of us serve our ideals by fits and starts. The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
- Cecil B. DeMille
(Keywords: Success, Goal, Dedication, Ideals, Living)
I had very strong feelings, so the chance to make a film that deals in an imaginative way with stuff you care tremendously about is a real high. It's a really amazing thing to be able to do.
- Jonathan Demme
(Keywords: Feelings, Care, Chance, Deals, Film)
It would be flattering to call it a modern Dirty Harry, but I think this film deals more with the loss of his wife than the traditional revenge vigilante films.
- Vin Diesel
(Keywords: Wife, Deals, Film, Loss, Revenge)
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
- Walt Disney
(Keywords: Movies, Adulthood, Entertainment, Ideals, Influence, Objectives)
America's Veterans have served their country with the belief that democracy and freedom are ideals to be upheld around the world.
- John Doolittle
(Keywords: Belief, America, Country, Democracy, Freedom, Ideals, Veterans, World)
You can tell the ideals of a nation by its advertising.
- Norman Douglas
(Keywords: Advertising, Ideals, Nation)
It is impossible to trap modern physics into predicting anything with perfect determinism because it deals with probabilities from the outset.
- Arthur Eddington
(Keywords: Deals, Determinism, Physics)
Bosses are no more inevitable in state and local governments than dictators are in national governments. They will arise and prosper, nevertheless, if true believers of democracy - citizens devoted to the democratic ideals - do not constantly oppose them.
- Charles Edison
(Keywords: Bosses, Democracy, Dictators, Ideals, State, Will)
I think if you look at the themes that are presented in the film, some are inherently social, and I think that any film which deals with the family is dealing with the smallest social unit in our society - and in a sense it is a question of scope.
- Atom Egoyan
(Keywords: Family, Society, Deals, Film, Question, Sense)
So much of a professional athlete's success depends upon not necessarily the play itself but how he deals with... always saying how you deal with good, is just as important as how you deal with bad.
- Brett Favre
(Keywords: Success, Deals, Play, Saying)
For a number of years, I'd been around the kind of people who financed movies and the kind of people who are there to make the deals for movies. But I'd always had this naive idea that everybody wants to make movies as good as they can be, which is stupid.
- David Fincher
(Keywords: Movies, People, Idea, Deals, Years)