Offshore Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 53 Quotes About Offshore

#1. On the whole, I prefer not to be lectured on patriotism by those who keep offshore maildrops in order to avoid paying their taxes. - Author: Molly Ivins
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#2. What flavor, though? Chinese? Indian? I'm not even convinced it's offshore. Maybe it starts here, goes out, comes back in." "I wouldn't know about that. Company's Colombian." "Columbia S.C., for all I know, - Author: William Gibson
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#3. America's moved so much of its production and manufacturing offshore, it's become a nation of middlemen. - Author: Andrew Dominik
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#4. Our nation was built by pioneers - pioneers who accepted untold risks in pursuit of freedom, not by pioneers seeking offshore profits at the expense of American workers here at home. - Author: Ted Strickland
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#5. Barack Obama now says he is open to offshore oil drilling. So, apparently, when he promised change, he was talking about his mind. - Author: Jay Leno
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#6. I will stay living in Staffordshire. Other people would be moving offshore. I am reasonably happy to help support the British economy. I have done very well out of Britain. - Author: John Caudwell
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#7. I love to fish offshore for billfish, and have fished all over for them from the Bahamas, St. Thomas, Venezuela, Panama, Costa Rica, Mexico to the Texas gulf. I haven't made it to Australia yet, but someday I'm going. - Author: George Strait
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#8. Incredibly, oil and gas companies don't have to pay certain environmental costs that amount to small change to them, while an offshore wind project start-up is faced with fees that could mean the difference between building a wind farm and packing up and going home. - Author: Chellie Pingree
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#9. There are few industries as defiantly opaque as shipping. Even offshore bankers have not developed a system as intricately elusive as the flag of convenience, under which ships can fly the flag of a state that has nothing to do with its owner, cargo, crew, or route. - Author: Rose George
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#10. If I own stock in your company and you move offshore for tax reasons I'm selling your stock. There are enough investment choices here - Author: Mark Cuban
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#11. It is not fair that people who are born in the UK to parents who are domiciled here, can later in life claim to be non-doms and live here, it is not fair that non-doms with residential property here in the UK can put it in an offshore company and avoid inheritance tax. - Author: George Osborne
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#12. I do not think there should be a limit on the rig's liability, because they are sitting on top of unlimited amounts of oil, and thus, there could be an explosion occur that could do untold damage ... The amount of damage that an offshore oil rig can do is infinite. - Author: John Chafee
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#13. She was restless. She drove a little too fast, swam a little too far offshore. She hitchhiked. She skied recklessly. While Sylvia's rabid perfectionism was very real, she was far from the good-girl persona she worked so hard to cultivate. - Author: Elizabeth Winder
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#14. The Offshore Wind Energy Act could be not only a jobs creator, but also a history maker. - Author: Martin O'Malley
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#15. I've always been called a professional opportunist, and in the future I'm open to anything. We've spent a lot of time offshore, looking at opportunities in real estate outside the United States. - Author: Sam Zell
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#16. Many large brands are now just marketing machines for what's being made offshore. - Author: Chad Hurley
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#17. I continue to work on plays, but I've always felt that you could put a note in a bottle and send it offshore, and you'd have as much chance communicating with people. - Author: Lewis Black
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#18. Whether it is spelled Bain and being put out by the Obama campaign or Bane and being out by Hollywood, the narratives are similar: a highly intelligent villain with offshore interests and a past both are seeking to cover up who had a powerful father and is set on pillaging society. - Author: Chris Lehane
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#19. A lot of the economy is indeed being supplied by goods that are produced offshore. And much of the reason for that is societal. - Author: Frederick W. Smith
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#20. STEVE: No, we maintain the accounts offshore, just until we get approvals. BILL: To get around approvals? STEVE: To get around approvals until we get approvals. There's a lot of red tape, a lot of bureaucracy. I - Author: Tracy Letts
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#21. Low-wage jobs have gone offshore. We need to innovate to stay competitive. - Author: Jeanne Shaheen
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#22. We're very interested in seeing what science Exxon has been using for its own purposes because they're tremendously active in offshore oil drilling in the Arctic, for example, where global warming is happening at a much more rapid rate than in more temperate zones. - Author: Eric Schneiderman
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#23. The one thing I remember about Christmas was that my father used to take me out in a boat about ten miles offshore on Christmas Day, and I used to have to swim back. Extraordinary. It was a ritual.
Mind you, that wasn't the hard part. The difficult bit was getting out of the sack. - Author: John Cleese
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#24. The United States and Arizona are both losing jobs to offshore locations. - Author: Janet Napolitano
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#25. It's interesting that Swiss banks also hide their assets from the Swiss by using offshore bank structuring. - Author: Julian Assange
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#26. At the start of my career, I fought to prevent offshore drilling along the Atlantic Coast. - Author: Frances Beinecke
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#27. Yahoo! had a choice. It chose to provide an e-mail service hosted on servers based inside China, making itself subject to Chinese legal jurisdiction. It didn't have to do that. It could have provided a service hosted offshore only. - Author: Rebecca MacKinnon
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#28. The worst thing we can do as a nation is taking the easy way out. If you start opening up offshore drilling, then you are buying time and you are not addressing the fundamental problem with fossil fuels. - Author: Joe Biden
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#29. The offshore ocean area under U.S. jurisdiction is larger than our land mass, and teems with plant and animal life, mineral resources, commerce, trade, and energy sources. - Author: Tom Allen
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#30. I prefer liquor store robbers with hungry kids to companies that locate offshore to avoid U.S. taxes. - Author: Warren Buffett
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#31. We ought to take him offshore and dunk him 10 feet underwater and pull him up and ask him What's that all over your face? - Author: Billy Nungesser
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#32. Shell has poured billions of dollars into offshore Arctic drilling, but no matter how much it spends, it cannot make the effort anything but a terrifying gamble. And if Shell, the most profitable company on Earth, can't buy its way to safety in Alaska, nobody can. - Author: Frances Beinecke
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#33. Unless we change our ways and our direction, our greatness as a nation will soon be a footnote in the history books, a distant memory of an offshore island, lost in the mist of time like Camelot, remembered kindly for its noble past. - Author: Margaret Thatcher
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#34. Each and every year, the United States loses an estimated $100 billion a year in tax revenues due to offshore tax abuses by the wealthy and large corporations. - Author: Bernie Sanders
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#35. People always underestimate the impact of technology. To give you an example: In the 1970s the frontier for offshore development was 200 meters, today it is 4,000 meters. - Author: Daniel Yergin
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#36. I'm trying to photograph an old offshore oil city that is lying in decay in the Caspian Sea, but I've been having a hard time getting there. - Author: Edward Burtynsky
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#37. Outsourcing was the bogeyman of the '90s. Protectionists portrayed it as an evil that would take American jobs away. Yes, some jobs did go offshore as people feared, but it made the global economic pie grow bigger. - Author: Vivek Wadhwa
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#38. Instead of going to the ends of the Earth - and plumbing the depths of the oceans - to squeeze out every last drop of oil, we need, instead, to do everything we can to reduce the risks of offshore oil and gas production. - Author: Frances Beinecke
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#39. WikiLeaks will not comply with legally abusive requests from Scientology any more than WikiLeaks has complied with similar demands from Swiss banks, Russian offshore stem-cell centers, former African kleptocrats, or the Pentagon. - Author: Julian Assange
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#40. I want you to lie to me just as sweetly as you know how for the rest of my life. - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
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#41. The large and rising offshore wealth translates to substantial losses in fiscal revenue. By my estimate, the fraud perpetuated through unreported foreign accounts each year costs about $200 billion to governments throughout the world (see fig. - Author: Gabriel Zucman
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#42. I was 24 years old and stuck in a strange place with two boisterous little boys, and my husband was working offshore on the oil rigs. It was a life for which I wasn't prepared. - Author: Leila Aboulela
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#43. I love taking the boat to the Farne Islands, a few miles offshore. It has a National Trust bird sanctuary with seals and every sort of seabird you can imagine. - Author: Kevin Whately
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#44. Shoot, I must have lived such a doggoned sheltered life as a normal, independent American up there in the Last Frontier, schooled with only public education and a lowly state university degree, because obviously I haven't learned enough to dismiss common sense. - Author: Sarah Palin
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#45. We are one of only two FTSE 100 companies which do not use offshore or other tax avoidance arrangements. In fact, we are probably one of the highest taxpaying companies in the index. - Author: Peter Hargreaves
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#46. I'm careful to pay every single penny on my taxes. I don't have any money offshore. - Author: Jerry Della Femina
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#47. It is so easy to demonize free-market and the freedom to outsource and offshore because it is so much easier to see people being laid off in big bunches, which makes headlines, than to see them being hired in fives and tens by small and medium-sized companies, which rarely makes news. - Author: Thomas L. Friedman
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#48. I get out in my boat and go fishing inshore and offshore. - Author: Rickie Fowler
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#49. I think, often with Australian films, if an Australian film has been given the seal of approval by an offshore festival or an offshore release, then it does mean a lot to a local audience. - Author: Joel Edgerton
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#50. Though Madeleine's face reminded Dr. Graveline in many ways of a camel, he was fond of her. She was the kind of steady patient that offshore trust funds are made of. - Author: Carl Hiaasen
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#51. The tax rate of 35 percent is impossible to provide an incentive to the large corporations, that have $1.7 trillion offshore, to put their money back in the United States. - Author: Frederick W. Smith
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#52. Clients do not expect the infrastructure to be any less reliable just because the service is being delivered from an offshore location; thus, the uptime requirements justify the expense. - Author: Sanjay Kumar
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#53. I worked offshore as an oil worker for a couple of years. - Author: Richard Linklater
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