Enterprise Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Enterprise

#1. Gentleman, I am hardening on this enterprise. I repeat, I am now hardening towards this enterprise. - Author: Winston Churchill
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#2. I get most my information about what's happening in the United States from reports and studies, which are often in conflict with what you read on the editorial pages, or handouts from right wing institutions like the American Enterprise Institute. - Author: Ishmael Reed
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#3. The NFL is such a large, multibillion dollar enterprise with fan loyalty because they have provided not only entertainment for sports fans, but memories, good memories, family memories to these fans, that can only bring about good will. - Author: Wendell Pierce
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#4. All things are the same, familiar in enterprise, momentary in endurance, coarse in substance. All things now are as they were in the day of those whom we have buried. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#5. It's good to be around people who see [photography] as a reasonable enterprise when everyone in the neighborhood may think it's ridiculous. (On the benefit of teaching photography) - Author: John Divola
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#6. Disintegrated.
Like something had gone wrong beaming her onto the Starship Enterprise.
If you've ever wondered what that feels like, it's a lot like melting but more violent - Author: Rainbow Rowell
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#7. Science is an essentially anarchic enterprise ... - Author: Paul Feyerabend
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#8. Boy did he hate banks. He told me once that the Founding Fathers worried more about banks than they worried about the British. They knew that banks had been causing chaos, bringing empires to their knees, for centuries, all in the name of free enterprise. Photographer - Author: J.R. Moehringer
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#9. A people numerically large may attain to ways of thought and enterprise that no political censure can reduce to a minimum; but under narrower conditions, it may easily come about that the whole people will fall asleep. - Author: Bjornstjerne Bjornson
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#10. The way to wealth is as plain as the way to market. It depends chiefly on two words, industry and frugality: that is, waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both. Without industry and frugality nothing will do, and with them everything. - Author: Benjamin Franklin
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#11. Let us endeavor to commence every enterprise with a pure view to the glory of God, continue it without distraction, and finish it without impatience. - Author: Francois Fenelon
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#12. Fatal human malice is the staple of narrators, original sin the mother-fluid of historians. But it is a risky enterprise to have to write of virtue. - Author: Thomas Keneally
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#13. The beauty of design ought to be totally incidental to the enterprise itself. - Author: Stephen Metcalf
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#14. When shallow critics denounce the profit motive inherent in our system of private enterprise, they ignore the fact that it is an economic support of every human right we possess and without it, all rights would disappear. - Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower
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#15. Private enterprise is not as spectacular nor as easy to see as the socialist way of temporarily diffusing poverty by eating up the seed corn - the tools - which will increase poverty in the long run. - Author: Raymond C. Hoiles
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#16. President Obama wants to put free enterprise on trial. - Author: Mitt Romney
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#17. Everybody in America has been dependent on the government at some time. We owe everybody in America the right to vote and access to capital. What I say is, let's make America work, let's make democracy and free enterprise work for everybody. - Author: Andrew Young
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#18. If you think about the market that we're in, and more broadly just the enterprise software market, the kind of transition that's happening right now from legacy systems to the cloud is literally, by definition, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. - Author: Aaron Levie
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#19. As Abdul and his family had already learned, the police station was not a place where victimhood was redressed and public safety held dear. It was a hectic bazaar, like many other public institutions in Mumbai, and investigating Kalu's death was not a profit-generating enterprise. - Author: Katherine Boo
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#20. We have to learn again that science without contact with experiments is an enterprise which is likely to go completely astray into imaginary conjecture. - Author: Hannes Alfven
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#21. The worst enslaving trait of all is greed. I rail against the substitution of money for worth. The idea that the endless accumulation of dead money can furnish a meaningful life to sold-out souls is the supreme lie offered by the system of free enterprise. - Author: Gerry Spence
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#22. It is Enterprise which build and improves the world's possessions ... If Enterprise is afoot, Wealth accumulates whatever may be happening to Thrift; and if Enterprise is asleep, Wealth decays, whatever Thrift may be doing. - Author: John Maynard Keynes
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#23. Yes is what I like doing more than anything else. Somewhere along the way, as people came and went, it fell to me to kind of keep it going and oversee the spirit of the enterprise, as it were. - Author: Chris Squire
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#24. Unhappy is the fate of one who tries to win his battles and succeed in his attacks without cultivating the spirit of enterprise; for the result is waste of time and general stagnation. - Author: Sun Tzu
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#25. I think eventually private enterprise will be able to send people into orbit, but I suspect initially it's going to have to be with NASA's help. - Author: Sally Ride
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#26. The enterprise of America precedes that of Europe, as the industry of England precedes that of the rest of Europe. - Author: Benjamin Disraeli
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#27. For American foreign aid to become more effective, it must embrace the power of partnerships, access the transformative nature of free enterprise, and leverage the abundant resources that can come from the private sector. - Author: Mitt Romney
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#28. Scientists make mistakes. Accordingly, it is the job of the scientist to recognize our weakness, to examine the widest range of opinions, to be ruthlessly self-critical. Science is a collective enterprise with the error-correction machinery often running smoothly. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#29. Ignorance and arrogance are the artist's and entrepreneur's indispensable allies. She must be clueless enough to have no
idea how difficult her enterprise is going to be and cocky enough to believe she can pull it off anyway. - Author: Steven Pressfield
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#30. The whole global warming thing is created to destroy America's free enterprise system and our economic stability. - Author: Jerry Falwell
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#31. I think that in the minds of many, the press is being seen less and less as a neutral observer in the impeachment enterprise and more and more as participants, or even collaborators. On Media's Participation In Watergate - Author: Pat Buchanan
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#32. What people can excel our Northern and New England brethren in skill, invention, activity, energy, perseverance, and enterprise? - Author: John C. Calhoun
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#33. Knowledge is a collective enterprise. Without it understanding is impossible. Ignorance is too often a murderous vulnerability. - Author: Jane Rule
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#34. Enslave a man and you destroy his ambition, his enterprise, his capacity. In the constitution of human nature, the desire of bettering one's condition is the mainspring of effort. The first touch of slavery snaps this spring. - Author: Horace Mann
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#35. When the founding fathers conceived of this new nation, they understood that the education of its citizens would be essential to the health of their democratic enterprise. Knowledge was not just a luxury; it was essential. - Author: Azar Nafisi
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#36. We stand for the maintenance of private property ... We shall protect free enterprise as the most expedient, or rather the sole possible economic order. - Author: Adolf Hitler
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#37. No other people have a government more worthy of their respect and love or a land so magnificent in extent, so pleasant to look upon, and so full of generous suggestion to enterprise and labor. - Author: Benjamin Harrison
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#38. Perhaps we should never procure a new suit, however ragged or dirty the old, until we have so conducted or enterprised or sailed in some way, that we feel like new men in the old, and that to retain it would be like keeping new wine in old bottles. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#39. Whoso taketh in hand to govern a multitude, either by way of liberty or principality, and cannot assure himself of those persons that are enemies to that enterprise, doth frame a state of short perseverance. - Author: Walter Raleigh
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#40. The principal impact of foreign enterprise on the development of the underdeveloped countries lies in hardening and strengthening the sway of merchant capitalism, in slowing down and indeed preventing its transformation into industrial capitalism. - Author: Paul A. Baran
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#41. Canada needs to dismantle its public health-care system and allow private enterprise to get involved and turn a profit. - Author: Sarah Palin
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#42. Success in the long run has less to do with finding the best idea, organizational structure, or business model for an enterprise, than with discovering what matters to us as individuals. - Author: Jerry I. Porras
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#43. The more resistance you experience, the more important your unmanifested art/project/enterprise is to you - and the more gratification you will fell when you finally do it. - Author: Steven Pressfield
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#44. Because not everyone can take charge of his or her destiny, those who do rise to positions of authority have a responsibility to those whose daily work keeps the enterprise running, not only to steer the correct course but to make sure no one is left behind. - Author: Howard Schultz
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#45. These facts are clear: Trump University was an unlicensed enterprise promising students that they would become wealthy by learning Trump's real estate tips and strategies, taught by his handpicked instructors. - Author: Eric Schneiderman
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#46. God, what a ghastly enterprise to be in, though
and what an odd way to achieve success. I'm an exhibitionist who wants to hide, but is unsuccessful at hiding; therefore, somehow I succeed. - Author: David Foster Wallace
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#47. success and like free enterprise and all - Author: William Gaddis
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#48. It takes time to build a corporate work of art. It takes time to build a life. And it takes time to develop and grow. So give yourself, your enterprise, and your family the time they deserve and the time they require. - Author: Jim Rohn
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#49. People with targets and jobs dependent upon meeting them will probably meet the targets - even if they have to destroy the enterprise to do it. - Author: W. Edwards Deming
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#50. If an enterprise does not aspire to be the best of its kind, it will attract second-rate employees, and it will be soon forgotten. - Author: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
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#51. But if you parry individuals points - a negative and defensive enterprise - you never step back and actively imagine a world in which a different system of ideas could be true - a positive act. - Author: Deborah Tannen
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#52. Would a watermelon in the midst of a chase sequence not be, in its own organic way, emblematic of our entire misunderstood enterprise? At once totally logical and perfectly irrational? - Author: W. D. Richter
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#53. Advertising is the fuel of enterprise. - Author: George Arthur French
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#54. I do feel we can create more jobs and opportunities for Jersey City residents, but in the spirit of free enterprise, I do not think it is right to force companies to hire a fixed percentage of local residents. - Author: Vincent Frank
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#55. Embark on no enterprise which you cannot submit to the test of prayer. - Author: Hosea Ballou
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#56. It's not going to be easy; Enterprise IT has spent decades growing a defensive culture based on the premise that you only get noticed when you screw up, so that must be avoided at all costs. - Author: Tim Bray
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#57. Passive resistance is a sport for gentleman (and ladies)-just like the pursuit of war, a heroic enterprise for the ruling classes but a grievous burden on the rest. - Author: Kenneth Kaunda
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#58. Those in power are blind devotees to private enterprise. They accept that degree of socialism implicit in the vast subsidies to the military-industrial-complex, but not that type of socialism which maintains public projects for the disemployed and the unemployed alike. - Author: William O. Douglas
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#59. As the shift in valuable skills continues, organizations are finding not only that they have no jobs for the disengaged and socially inept, but that such people are toxic to the enterprise and must be removed. - Author: Geoff Colvin
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#60. Only government can cause inflation, preserve monopoly, and punish enterprise. - Author: William F. Buckley Jr.
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#61. Furthermore, the spirit of enterprise which had its first intellectual development in England has especially flourished here as well as throughout all of Canada, while the same spirit has become less virile in the land of its origin. - Author: Charles E. Wilson
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#62. Enterprise search is becoming an indispensable tool to businesses of all sizes, helping people to find, use and share critical business information quickly. - Author: Jeff Raikes
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#63. Unemployment, with its injustice for the man who seeks and thirsts for employment, who begs for labour and cannot get it, and who is punished for failure he is not responsible for by the starvation of his children
that torture is something that private enterprise ought to remedy for its own sake. - Author: David Lloyd George
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#64. I wished to go completely outside and to make a symbolic start for my enterprise of regenerating the life of humankind within the body of society and to prepare a positive future in this context. - Author: Joseph Beuys
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#65. [2] or directing a stern and momentous enterprise in some crisis of - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#66. You must distinguish sharply between being pro free enterprise and being pro business. - Author: Milton Friedman
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#67. Gujarat is all about Trade with Tradition, Commerce with Culture, Enterprise with Entertainment and Development with Disaster management. - Author: Narendra Modi
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#68. Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#69. It is difficult to begin without borrowing, but perhaps it is the most generous course thus to permit your fellow-men to have an interest in your enterprise. The owner of the axe, as he released his hold on it, said that it was the apple of his eye; but I returned it sharper than I received it. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#70. No man that does not see visions will ever realize any high hope or undertake any high enterprise. - Author: Woodrow Wilson
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#71. It has become impossible to give up the enterprise of disarmament without abandoning the whole great adventure of building up a collective peace system. - Author: Arthur Henderson
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#72. If, in order to succeed in an enterprise, I were obliged to choose between fifty deer commanded by a lion, and fifty lions commanded by a deer, I should consider myself more certain of success with the first group than with the second. - Author: Vincent De Paul
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#73. I used to be a businessman and I enjoyed what I did and I thought that it was socially useful. I don't have anything against business or private enterprise or capitalism per se, but I think that it is time to rethink the regulation of capitalism. - Author: Charles Ferguson
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#74. Two individuals, conversing honestly, can be inspired by the feeling that they are engaged in a joint enterprise, aiming at inventing an art which has not been tried before. - Author: Theodore Zeldin
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#75. If ardent passions push not men on to lofty enterprise, calm wisdom never will accomplish it. - Author: Vittorio Alfieri
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#76. Over a wide field of our economy it is still the better course to rely on the nineteenth century's "hidden hand" than to thrust clumsy bureaucratic fingers into its sensitive mechanism. In particular, we cannot afford to damage its mainspring, freedom of competitive enterprise. - Author: John James Cowperthwaite
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#77. Retaining the phrases was a treacherous enterprise, however. His greatest problem these days had been boredom. Now he had discovered its loyal assistant - poor memory! - Author: Norman Mailer
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#78. To accept capitalism and Free Enterprise as articles of faith without agreeing that we must be free to consider whether what is offered is free and freeing is itself enslavement. - Author: Gerry Spence
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#79. Socialism proposes no adequate substitute for the motive of enlightened selfishness that today is at the basis of all human labor and effort, enterprise and new activity. - Author: William Howard Taft
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#80. [T]he scientific enterprise will never be completely free of mistakes. What is important is that the overwhelming consensus on global warming remains unchanged. - Author: Al Gore
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#81. Across my life only one work will be written: "waste" _ waste of love, waste of talent, waste of enterprise. - Author: Violet Trefusis
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#82. Salesforce's Chatter is what convinced me that the company understood what is going on in the enterprise; this was the biggest attraction for me. I saw that Salesforce understands social. - Author: J.P. Rangaswami
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#83. Words, vows, gifts, tears, and love's full sacrifice, He offers in another's enterprise; But more in Troilus thousand-fold I see Than in the glass of Pandar's praise may be, Yet hold I off. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#84. In arguing against free enterprise capitalism, the collectivist always adopts the false assumption of a fixed number of jobs in that system. Conversely, in arguing for collectivism, he always assumes that there will be as many jobs as there are workers. The government will make the jobs. - Author: Isabel Paterson
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#85. The joy of just being involved in something, of being part of a big process, just as a human being, it's nice to be part of people who are in the same enterprise, heading for the same goal, rather than, 'Oh this is all about me and my role. The story's about me.' - Author: Ciaran Hinds
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#86. Salaries and wages must reflect the reality of the enterprise's economic performance; deviations from the planned performance should be reflected in pay. - Author: Samora Machel
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#87. I believe that today's businesses - regardless of their size - must be prepared to do good in societies around the globe. I am cautiously optimistic that we can make the world a far better, safer and more equitable place - but business and enterprise must sit at the heart of this process. - Author: Richard Branson
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#88. If this country is ever demoralized, it will come from trying to live without work. - Author: Abraham Lincoln
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#89. Is advertising moral? It is part and parcel of the American free enterprise system ... I challenge anybody to show any economic system that has done as much for so many in so short a time. - Author: Morris Hite
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#90. We took the name 'Liberal' because we were determined to be a progressive party, willing to make experiments, in no sense reactionary but believing in the individual, his rights, and his enterprise, and rejecting the socialist panacea. - Author: Robert Menzies
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#91. As a captain whose vessel is about to crash on the rocks empties its souls of doubt, so are the hesitant useful for throwing off of an enterprise nearing its end: blame must be cast in failure, profits divided easily in success. - Author: Bauvard
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#92. So now we are pushing economic reform, bank reform and enterprise reform. So we can finish that reform this year, in September or October. Then our economy may be much more, you know, normalized. - Author: Kim Dae-jung
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#93. Singapore could only be taken after a siege by an army of at least 50,000 men. It is not considered possible that the Japanese would embark on such a mad enterprise. - Author: Winston Churchill
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#94. Metaphorically, if the enterprise is a vehicle, Enterprise Performance Management is like the gas pedal with speed scoreboard. - Author: Pearl Zhu
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#95. It is men of desperate fortunes on the one hand, or of aspiring, superior fortunes on the other, who go abroad upon adventures, to rise by enterprise, and make themselves famous in undertakings of a nature out of the common road. - Author: Daniel Defoe
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#96. We used to think that the enterprise was the hardest customer to satisfy, but we were wrong. It turns out, consumers are harder than the enterprise because the consumer will not give you a second chance. - Author: Eric Schmidt
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#97. What recommends commerce to me is its enterprise and bravery. It does not clasp its hands and pray to Jupiter. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#98. This is a collaborative enterprise," she says. "You have to surround yourself with good people and help them to do what they do well, as opposed to micromanaging. - Author: Robbie Myers
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#99. Nw a kind of no-man's-land occupied by a neo-Elizabethan hugger-mugger of racketeers, drug dealers, gangsters and abortionists, the shark-toothed area seemed only a rowdier version of the city all around - a freewheeling, free-spending center of free enterprise. - Author: Pico Iyer
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#100. Free enterprise capitalism has been the most powerful creative system of social cooperation and human progress ever conceived, but its perception and its role in society have been distorted. - Author: John Mackey
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