Theodore Roosevelt Quotes
Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk; we must act big.
— Theodore Roosevelt
If the goal is to build companies that maximize long-term equity value, then optimizing corporate performance in a way that Wall Street appreciates is obviously critical to that goal.
There is no royal road; you've got to work a good deal harder than most people want to work.
Charles E. Wilson
A liberal pretending to be a conservative? That's like a straight person pretending to be gay to get greater acceptance.
Competition is the thing that needs to open in Mexico in a lot of ways. Competition needs to open in the U.S. in a lot of ways. I don't know why they say telecommunications cannot be open to anybody that's not a U.S. citizen or a Mexican citizen or a Chinese citizen. I believe that there's a lot of protectionism in what we call the First World.
Emilio Azcarraga Jean
I played a little bit of 'City of Heroes' - they have a really great character generation system. I was pretty impressed with that. I played 'World of Warcraft' with my kids. That's a lot of fun.
Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.
I was reared a Catholic but I think every day we ask ourselves, not consciously, what are we doing on this planet? What's it all about?
Generally, you are held to a sound and that becomes your sound. That gets branded as your sound, and all the copycats start with it because the labels are looking for that sound.
I think I got off on the wrong planet. Beam me up Scotty, there's no rational life here.
Robert Anton Wilson
Unfortunately, some in Washington remain tied to the dogma that responsible energy development cannot be achieved without taking a wrecking ball to the environment.
I don't have a hateful bone in my body. I don't believe anyone should be bullied or made to feel bad about who they are.
Labour have been listening for too long to the so-called experts who think that competition is a dirty word and that communicating facts to our children is elitist.
When the soul looks out of its body, it should see only beauty in its path. These are the sights we must hold in mind, in order to move to a higher place.