Andrew Lansley Quotes
We will empower patients as well as health professionals. We will disempower the hierarchy and bureaucracy.
— Andrew Lansley
I remember my late father, who was the biggest football fan I have ever known, used to stress when I was younger that, win or lose, you always have to compete with honor.
People may have thought that we changed a lot. I don't think we came in with that intention. Certain things I can't stomach. But I tried to be as collegial as possible. When you sign that contract, you're tied to that opera house to try your best. But every different team will play with a different intensity.
I have no problem being 53. Why would I want to be 35 again? I want to discover who I am in my 50s. And if I tried too hard to look younger, it would seem that I was uncomfortable with who I am, wouldn't it?
Seems like everybody has seen 'Cooley High.' That's what put me on the map. Garrett Morris and I go way back, even before the movie. Great guy. We've done theater and stage plays together, Lincoln Center and all kinds of things.
For the good producer, raising capital is about the last thing to worry about. If you're good, the money comes very easily.
It is a trick among the dishonest to offer sacrifices that are not needed, or not possible, to avoid making those that are required.
But, on balance, we seized the marketplace. We've got a great infrastructure. And yes it's struggling in some areas because of some external factors and some internal factors.
The greater part of critics are parasites, who, if nothing had been written, would find nothing to write.
John Boynton Priestley
England is very interested as well, and other countries if I could speak the languages!
In a way, fraud in business is no different from infidelity in marriage or plagiarism in scholarly work. Even people committed to high moral standards succumb.
I think anything that requires real global breakthroughs requires a degree of intensity and sustained effort that cannot be done part time, so it's something you have to do around the clock, and that doesn't compute with our existing educational system.
Too many people think that economics is this subject that should wait until the university level. But it can't wait that long.
I'm not one who's big on accolades and all those things. I did my job and I'm proud of what I did and how I did it.