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» Time spent in the advertising business seems to create a permanent deformity like the Chinese habit of foot-binding.



» Christmas is over and Business is Business.

» There is nothing more requisite in business than despatch.

» A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay.

» In some ways, with the security challenges this country has faced, we have had to put in rules and regulations for business to be able to sustain their growth and create jobs.

» A man must be able to cut a knot, for everything cannot be untied; he must know how to disengage what is essential from the detail in which it is enwrapped, for everything cannot be equally considered; in a word, he must be able to simplify his duties, his business and his life.

» The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark.

» The nature of show business is people within the business feel that if someone else fails, they move up a notch.

» After being in the business for such a long time, I've done everything but rodeo and porno.

» Advertising is the principal reason why the business man has come to inherit the earth.

» I wouldn't be in a legitimate business for all the money in the world.

» I don't want to do business with those who don't make a profit, because they can't give the best service.

» So long as war is the main business of nations, temporary despotism - despotism during the campaign - is indispensable.

» I've been in show business for 50, no, 60 years. I was approached in school to join a variety act.

» I went into show business because I love to work with people, and what I enjoy most about acting is rehearsing and getting to know people and their talents, forming relationships. Working in this business, barriers drop and you get into people real quickly.

» On the whole, show business is a hard business in which to be married.

» The biggest challenge for everybody to realize out there is that we're in a very complicated business world and that were all under one umbrella and it's very challenging for everybody to figure out where the priorities lie and where the loyalties lie.

» The great thing about show business is that there's no mandatory retirement age.

» I was a guy who grew up with no money and no special qualities. When you become successful in this business and you've got a lot of money, it's a very potent blend. You meet beautiful women, you've got a lot of time on your hands, people pay attention to you a lot more than you deserve - I acted out on that as much as most young guys do who come to that place.

» To be in this business and have tremendous integrity and only make distinguished choices is very tough. Denzel Washington's career is an enormous luxury. Compare him to Wesley Snipes. Do you think that they set out for it to be that way? All actors set out for the same thing: to make both entertaining films and important films.

» I like to tell people that all of our products and business will go through three phases. There's vision, patience, and execution.

» The lifeblood of our business is that R&D spend. There's nothing that flows through a pipe or down a wire or anything else. We have to continuously create new innovation that lets people do something they didn't think they could do the day before.

» No one has a greater asset for his business than a man's pride in his work.

» American business long ago gave up on demanding that prospective employees be honest and hardworking. It has even stopped hoping for employees who are educated enough that they can tell the difference between the men's room and the women's room without having little pictures on the doors.

» Big business never pays a nickel in taxes, according to Ralph Nader, who represents a big consumer organization that never pays a nickel in taxes.

» Watteau is no less an artist for having painted a fascia board while Sainsbury's is no less effective a business for producing advertisements which entertain and educate instead of condescending and exploiting.

» In any assembly the simplest way to stop transacting business and split the ranks is to appeal to a principal.

» All I wanted was to be big, to be in show business and to travel... and that's what I've been doing all my life.

» I decided that I would be one of the biggest new names; and I actually had some little fancy business cards printed up to announce it, 'Count Basie. Beware, the Count is Here.'

» Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality.

» In the publishing business you have to learn to greet failure with the same handshake as you would success.

» I know the history of the record business so well because I followed Billie Holiday into the record studios. It was so primitive compared to the sophisticated business today.

» There's no business like show business.

» I walked out of the show business in 1968 because I thought that would be good for the family. It took me some time to decide but I wanted to spend more time with my wife and two daughters who were always beside me. I wanted to do everything I could for them.

» Reading is not a duty, and has consequently no business to be made disagreeable.

» The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.

» The opera always loses money. That's as it should be. Opera has no business making money.

» A successful economic development strategy must focus on improving the skills of the area's workforce, reducing the cost of doing business and making available the resources business needs to compete and thrive in today's global economy.

» I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans; I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.

» I think if you look at people, whether in business or government, who haven't had any moral compass, who've just changed to say whatever they thought the popular thing was, in the end they're losers.

» Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago.

» War is the business of barbarians.

» Most executives, many scientists, and almost all business school graduates believe that if you analyze data, this will give you new ideas. Unfortunately, this belief is totally wrong. The mind can only see what it is prepared to see.

» A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.

» You generally hear that what a man doesn't know doesn't hurt him, but in business what a man doesn't know does hurt.

» The only reason this country is different from any place else is that once in a great while, this huge, snobbish, generally untalented news reporting business stops covering stories of interest only to itself and actually serves the public.

» I'd still like to see 'Survivor' minus the planned show-biz parts. That would be the purest form of show business - I want to see someone so hungry that they eat somebody else's foot.

» Some people have a tendency to get knocked down in this business and sulk and whine, and they just create a rod for their back, really. You have to have broad shoulders and get through it.

» In business or in life, don't follow the wagon tracks too closely.

» In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are merely the bait.

» We are in the business of gathering the news. We're not in the business of talking about the news.

» The world is still the world according to the New York Times business section. It's all about mergers, the Dow. But there's a movement coming. And capitalism is definitely shaky now. It's shaky because it's based on insatiable desires in a biologically limited world.

» White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, absolve him so: life's business being just the terrible choice.

» There's always a great deal of business to be transacted in one's office. There are always visitors it seems to me, an unending stream of them, who come with letters of recommendation, or come actually on substantive business.

» Yeah, computers are going to take over the programming business because they have become so fast recently that they can solve the Halting Problem in five seconds flat.

» If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.

» The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective.

» When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.

» It is indeed an odd business that it has taken this Court nearly two centuries to discover a constitutional mandate to have counsel at a preliminary hearing.

» Advertising is the ability to sense, interpret... to put the very heart throbs of a business into type, paper and ink.

» Creative ideas flourish best in a shop which preserves some spirit of fun. Nobody is in business for fun, but that does not mean there cannot be fun in business.

» If you can't turn yourself into your customer, you probably shouldn't be in the ad writing business at all.

» The sole purpose of business is service. The sole purpose of advertising is explaining the service which business renders.

» Most of the trouble in this world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has.

» All animals, except man, know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it.

» All of the animals except for man know that the principle business of life is to enjoy it.

» In the business of portrait photography, one must combine the artist and the craftsman.

» After all, I had never typed the word butthole before in my life. It isn't a word that comes up much in business correspondence.

» The idea of strictly minding our own business is moldy rubbish. Who could be so selfish?

» Now voe me I can zing on my business abrode: Though the storm do beat down on my poll, There's a wife brighten'd vire at the end of my road, An' her love, voe the jay o' my soul.

» Like the newspapers dependent upon us for news, ours will be a business organization, collecting and distributing one of the world's most perishable products, news.

» I decided to retire from show business at the age of 17, because I didn't like it a bit.

» For too long, our country's version of an energy policy has consisted of Americans waking up every day and wondering how much it will cost to drive to work, how much it will cost to keep their business running, how much it will cost to heat or cool their homes.

» Politics is show business for ugly people.

» Conducting your business in a socially responsible way is good business. It means that you can attract better employees and that customers will know what you stand for and like you for it.

» The business that considers itself immune to the necessity for advertising sooner or later finds itself immune to business.

» Hiccups in the international business scene are not new to us. Wedgwood china has survived upheavals before-the Napoleonic Wars, the Franco-Prussian War, the world wars. We do have a sense of continuity.

» I had this story from one who had no business to tell it to me, or to any other.

» The 1920s were essentially the time when I learned the business of performing. It was my initiation into the world of show business.

» I figure I had no business being here this long anyway, so what do you care how old I am? I've been on borrowed time for years. You know my old saying: live it up, the meter's running. I've always said that if you don't have fun while you're here, then it's your fault. You only get to do this once.

» I think people in your business fear they would forget what they want to say.

» Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance,but to do what lies clearly at hand.

» Here is the prime condition of success: Concentrate your energy, thought and capital exclusively upon the business in which you are engaged. Having begun on one line, resolve to fight it out on that line, to lead in it, adopt every improvement, have the best machinery, and know the most about it.

» No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.

» Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.

» You can close more business in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you.

» My success just evolved from working hard at the business at hand each day.

» The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he is a gentleman and a scholar, and the moment you try to approach him on the level of his moral integrity he starts to talk business.

» I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth.

» Before I got in this business I was in the chicken business.

» My stage performance is all I got going for me and believe me I perfected it to an art. That's why I'm still singing in the business because of my stage performance-it's exquisite. It is Picasso. It is Rembrandt.

» In this business it takes time to be really good - and by that time, you're obsolete.

» The maxim of the British people is Business as usual.

» It is one thing not to know exactly all we should be doing to protect our homeland. It is something altogether different not to be doing the business we are expected to do to provide as many resources effectively deployed as possible to try to ensure that so far as humanly possible we have done our job.

» The base paths belonged to me, the runner. The rules gave me the right. I always went into a bag full speed, feet first. I had sharp spikes on my shoes. If the baseman stood where he had no business to be and got hurt, that was his fault.

» After all, the chief business of the American people is business.

» Government in the U.S. today is a senior partner in every business in the country.

» The people on the business side in the music business are kind of different from the theatre business. I think it's partly because there are different pressures on the industries.

» You see I don't like to be really too commercial about things but in this business you've just got to be commercial otherwise the films don't make money and you don't make films and as a long as a commodity is selling it's silly to kill it dead.

» It's a very good time for horror. This business certainly has changed, but there's still room for serious horror films. Look at 28 Days Later, that's not a tongue-in-cheek picture.

» Perhaps the greatest utopia would be if we could all realize that no utopia is possible; no place to run, no place to hide, just take care of business here and now.

» In business a reputation for keeping absolutely to the letter and spirit of an agreement, even when it is unfavorable, is the most precious of assets, although it is not entered in the balance sheet.

» I want to invest and have my own record label and artists. I want to have a business where my kids, kids, kids will still have something going on long after I'm gone.

» If you go out to Hollywood you'll find a lot of fantastic plastic people there in the business and a lot of people in life generally. They find it so hard to be themselves that they have to be plastic.

» I love the medium and I love individual comics, but the business is nothing I would be proud of.

» It's embarrassing to be involved in the same business as the mainstream comic thing. It's still very embarrassing to tell other adults that I draw comic books - their instant, preconceived notions of what that means.

» In the business world an executive knows something about everything, a technician knows everything about something and the switchboard operator knows everything.

» Every artist undresses his subject, whether human or still life. It is his business to find essences in surfaces, and what more attractive and challenging surface than the skin around a soul?

» Today is a time of turbulence and stagnation, of threat and promise from a competitor: the magic, omnivorous videocassette recorder (VCR). In other words, it is business as usual.

» Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves.

» The whole business of marshaling one's energies becomes more and more important as one grows older.

» The most important lesson I've learned in this business is how to say no. I have said no to a lot of temptations, and I am glad I did.

» Well, I just can't play the game anymore. I'm 63 years old, and I've been in the business for 40 years now. I take good advice and direction really well, but I don't need somebody that finished college two years ago to come in and tell me what I should be recording.

» Our business is about technology, yes. But it's also about operations and customer relationships.

» I've been shooting these video movies, which I'm pretty excited about, but this is my first 35 millimeter feature. I think, because I started in this business so young, at 14, and I worked very early with so many great directors, that I was artistically ready to direct at 18. But because I worked with so many great directors, I wasn't secure enough to do that. Now I just say, Why not? What's to fear?

» Profit in business comes from repeat customers, customers that boast about your project or service, and that bring friends with them.

» I've managed to keep a clear head and remain sane in this business because I remain a kid off-camera.

» The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you.

» The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.

» I never called my work an 'art' It's part of show business, the business of building entertainment.

» Mickey Mouse popped out of my mind onto a drawing pad 20 years ago on a train ride from Manhattan to Hollywood at a time when business fortunes of my brother Roy and myself were at lowest ebb and disaster seemed right around the corner.

» Small business in America is booming. The job creator in America, small business, is absolutely moving ahead.

» I hear this thing about how calculated business decisions have influenced my choice of pictures. But it's just not true.

» When you're making pictures out of heartfelt passion, it hurts when someone calls them a calculated business move.

» The purpose of a business is to create a customer.

» The car business is a lot like football. In football, you have to win once a week. In the car business, you have to win every day.

» If you're in the contracting business in this country, you're suspect. If you're in the contracting business in New Jersey, you're indictable. If you're in the contracting business in New Jersey and are Italian, you're convicted.

» The business of life is to enjoy oneself; everything else is a mockery.

» Frankly as fun and entertaining as the entertainment business is, it pales in comparison to raising kids - for me anyway. The glamorous parts of business are indeed glamorous, but they're fleeting and fickle.

» Some of the best business and nonprofit CEOs I've worked with over a sixty-five-year consulting career were not stereotypical leaders. They were all over the map in terms of their personalities, attitudes, values, strengths, and weaknesses.

» The purpose of business is to create and keep a customer.

» I do most of my business on that dirty Internet that you were just talking about, where I find there is a lot of freedom to report exactly what I want.

» It's a bottom line business where a lot of gray suits are brought in and then, within two years, these guys suddenly know everything about baseball.

» But what you realise after you've been in the business for a while is that people develop opinions about you that don't have anything to do with your music, they like or dislike you for a million reasons, they like or dislike you for your last record.

» There just is exponentially more money in the movie business than in the music business. As a result there are more people involved in the creative process.

» I learned everything that I know about comedy and about show business and a lot about life from Carl Reiner.

» The facts are the vice president's company that he was CEO of, that did business with sworn enemies of the United States, paid millions of dollars in fines for providing false financial information, it's under investigation for bribing foreign officials.

» Under Ronald Reagan - who cut the top tax rate from 70 percent to 28 percent - black income, business development and business growth exploded.

» Rest in this - it is His business to lead, command, impel, send, call or whatever you want to call it. It is your business to obey, follow, move, respond, or what have you.

» Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.

» The banks don't have anything - no rights whatsoever. The banks are shareholders of SLEC, and SLEC has no rights. ... I am the CEO of Formula One Management and Formula One Administration, which runs the business in F1. From this point of view, I own F1.

» It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless. If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime.

» The movie business has always been like the wild-catting oil business. Everyone wants a gusher.

» All business proceeds on beliefs, or judgements of probabilities, and not on certainties.

» He has made a profession out of a business and an art out of a profession.

» This business about being flung out of paradise is his gift to me. I'm glad I got out; it was getting too hot in there.

» Our president has always said it was his intention to sign the world's best players - and he believes it makes good business sense.

» Capital isn't so important in business. Experience isn't so important. You can get both these things. What is important is ideas. If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn't any limit to what you can do with your business and your life.

» If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn't any limit to what you can do with your business and your life. Ideas are any man's greatest asset.

» Our company is built on people-those who work for us, and those we do business with.

» Thought, not money, is the real business capital.

» If you can't pay for a thing, don't buy it. If you can't get paid for it, don't sell it. Do this, and you will have calm and drowsy nights, with all of the good business you have now and none of the bad. If you have time, don't wait for time.

» A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.

» A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.

» The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.

» Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry, all things easy. He that rises late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night, while laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.

» The first mistake in public business is the going into it.

» Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take the trouble of considering and carrying into execution new projects. The best public measures are therefore seldom adopted from previous wisdom, but forced by the occasion.

» The safest course for all of us as public officials is simply to throw all the money in a sack. Or in the way of one servant in the Biblical parable of the talents, bury the money in the ground rather than accept any risk. The servant's business plan proved reliable but ineffective.

» Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money.

» If we persist in that kind of a system of law virtually every business in America, big and small, is going to have to be run from Sing Sing, Leavenworth or Alcatraz.

» There is a great deal of advertising that is much better than the product. When that happens, all that the good advertising will do is put you out of business faster.

» You know, Mrs. Fields was never a business. It was a part of me. It was an extension of me... I was never 9-to-5. And I never separated, oh, well, business from personal because to me they all blended together.

» You don't do business with an institution. You do business with people.

» I have always maintained that society has no business dictating morality.

» The advertising man is a liaison between the products of business and the mind of the nation. He must know both before he can serve either.

» I'll be with it as long as it takes. Certainly, in this business you need a tremendous amount of inner fortitude to be in it for any kind of length of time, and I've already been doing this for twenty years. I'm just going to keep on working on the things that reach me, the things that I want to be associated with and identified with, both as an actor and a filmmaker.

» To the extreme. Dylan was the coolest thing in the country. If you were a young person at that age, maybe you don't go for Dylan's gravelly style voice, but who he was and how different and bold his lyrics were, and his look, that was the closest thing the record business had to James Dean.

» Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don't think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other.

» The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.

» I think it is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises - but only performance is reality.

» In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later.

» It is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises-but only performance is reality.

» It's better to take over and build upon an existing business than to start a new one.

» The worst disease which can afflict business executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it's egotism.

» You can't run a business or anything else on a theory.

» No one can possibly achieve any real and lasting success or get rich in business by being a conformist.

» Without the element of uncertainty, the bringing off of even, the greatest business triumph would be dull, routine, and eminently unsatisfying.

» I grew up in a show business family, so we've always had a great sense of balance, being so close to my parents. I've always known what is and isn't reality. Even my older brothers' early success 10 years ago didn't change me since there was such an age difference. I was moving about with my own gang, the skinheads, wearing steel-toed army boots and kicking in shop windows.

» I like every part of the pop business - though I'm sick and tired of back-biters.

» Politics is the reflex of the business and industrial world.

» I've never been bored in my life working. A lot of people get bored after five minutes. They want to go home and pick up their check. That's never been the case for me. I'm always the first to arrive and the last to leave because I truly enjoy what I'm doing. That's why I've been in show business for so long-I love it!

» I believe in evolution and I think when it comes to business and the roots of business and the fundamentals of business, I don't think that ever changes. I think the idea of change is an illusion, but in nature it's necessary to change and perhaps business is a part of nature. I'm not totally sure.

» Dressing up is inevitably a substitute for good ideas. It is no coincidence that technically inept business types are known as 'suits'.

» I choose to live in Nashville because my whole family is there. I couldn't re-engage with the ever-changing face of the company, so I'm not begrudging any of that. As the music business continues to change, I don't know if it would ever make sense to sign with two majors. Record companies just have to reinvent the wheel as they go.

» It's been said that government doesn't create jobs, business does. For the most part, this is true. But government creates the environment in which businesses can excel and expand.

» The terrorist attacks of September 11th did far more than destroy the World Trade Center, damage the Pentagon, and leave a scar in the heartland of Pennsylvania.The terrorists struck at the heart of business and industry, and no industry was hit harder than the tourism industry, the lifeblood of Nevada.

» In conducting business (especially for the office) never forget that the greatest danger arises from cocksure pride.

» You see, advertising is a substitute for a salesperson, so it should be likeable. Who would buy from a salesperson who is rude, arrogant or insulting? People like to do business with people they like, therefore they respond to advertising created by people who like people.

» I long for the day when advertising will become a business for a grown man.

» We're on the path of creating monopoly business practices out of copyright law.

» The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and to influence their actions.

» When I do concerts, because I've been in the business for a long time and certain pieces of music have become associated with me, I do some pieces from the past.

» Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion.

» Well: what we gain by science is, after all, sadness, as the Preacher saith. The more we know of the laws and nature of the Universe the more ghastly a business we perceive it all to be - and the non-necessity of it.

» The principles we live by, in business and in social life, are the most important part of happiness.

» Southeast Farallon will cure you of any notion of nature as pastoral. It's serious, deadly, full-time business here, none of it laid on for our amusement. That such a place should nonetheless be beautiful to us is one of the mysteries of evolution.

» The most sensible people to be met with in society are men of business and of the world, who argue from what they see and know, instead of spinning cobweb distinctions of what things ought to be.

» It's none of their business that you have to learn how to write. Let them think you were born that way.

» I love the gay community. Naturally having been in this business since I was 17, I came into contact with gay people very young in my life. To me they were always the most talented, the kindest, they have the most wicked senses of humor - I always felt comfortable. I was never threatened, ever, and I just embraced them and loved them.

» It's not my ideal place. Los Angeles is so much about Hollywood and the business is so much a part of your life. There's a different level of ego here and I don't really want that to become my daily concern. It's not a lifestyle I really want. I am still really sceptical about the whole thing and trying to remain realistic. I don't really go to any of the parties. It's not really my scene.

» Love and business and family and religion and art and patriotism are nothing but shadows of words when a man's starving!

» It is not fit the public trusts should be lodged in the hands of any, till they are first proved and found fit for the business they are to be entrusted with.

» It's a business you go into because your an egocentric. It's a very embarrassing profession.

» I don't consider stardom to be anything related with me. I hope that the only way this business will ever change me will be (giving me) a good life.

» The last time I felt so confident and excited about a coming season was in 1996-the year I won my world title. There is a real air of expectancy surrounding the entire Jordan team, and I am itching to get down to business and race the new car in this weekend's curtain raiser in Melbourne.

» If we're going to create the best business climate to create higher paying jobs and retain our young people, we're going to have to build a workforce prepared for the opportunities of the future.

» Nowadays, business is all about productivity - and our folks produce.

» It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.

» Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed.

» We are in danger of making our cities places where business goes on but where life, in its real sense, is lost.

» I was criticized at some level within the Republican Party by those who say government should not be in the economic development business at all. My response is that the only country I know that doesn't have an economic development plan is Papa New Guinea.

» Pretending to be other people is my game and that to me is the essence of the whole business of acting.

» The business of a seer is to see; and if he involves himself in the kind of God-eclipsing activities which make seeing impossible, he betrays the trust which his fellows have tacitly placed in him.

» Advertising has always been the Peck's Bad Boy of American business urging us to buy things we probably don't need and often can't afford.

» The more business one has, the more you are able to accomplish, for you learn to economize your time.

» The business of government should be businesslike.

» 'The bigtime for you is just around the corner.' They told me that first in 1952 - boy, it's been a long corner. If I don't hit the bigtime in the next 25 or 30 years, I'm gonna pack in the music business and become a full-time gigolo.

» If you are in business and self-supporting you already have some kind of competitive advantage no matter how small or subtle.

» If the business community and political elite want to go to war they find it easy to mobilize domestic consent.

» All business proceeds on beliefs, or judgments of probabilities, and not on certainties.

» I have a fine level of recognition in the business and among the acting community now, so I consider myself one of the lucky ones. If I didn't think that, there would be something wrong with me. I'm grateful and thankful for what I've got.

» There's also the fickleness of the business and the fickleness of this country. It's like everyone loves people to go down and go up again, and then go down again. It's the way the business stays afloat, in a weird way.

» All that non-fiction can do is answer questions. It's fiction's business to ask them.

» Putting a fighter in the business world is like putting silk stockings on a pig.

» If I would be in this business for business, I wouldn't be in this business.

» It is not good business to be just a non-news station.

» I'm afraid for all those who'll have the bread snatched from their mouths by these machines. What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them!

» Young lawyers attend the courts, not because they have business there, but because they have no business.

» Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves-to break our own records, to outstrip our yesterday by our today.

» It's now clear that from the very moment President Bush took office, Iraq was his highest priority as unfinished business from the first Bush Administration. His agenda was clear: find a rationale to get rid of Saddam.

» More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause.

» Good writers are in the business of leaving signposts saying, Tour my world, see and feel it through my eyes; I am your guide.

» I can't believe what I said about myself. What I said in my own private conversations with myself to an ESPN producer are my business, and I had no business saying them to someone else.

» We need young farmers to buy land, enter the business and stay in our rural communities to raise their families. One of the most difficult challenges for beginning farmers is gaining access to adequate capital. As farming changes, we need to update the programs to meet the loan needs of those that are contemplating a farming career.

» The men whom I have seen succeed best in life always have been cheerful and hopeful men; who went about their business with a smile on their faces; and took the changes and chances of this mortal life like men; facing rough and smooth alike as it came.

» My father was in the coal business in West Virginia. Both dad and mother were, however, originally from Massachusetts; New England, to them, meant the place to go if you really wanted an education.

» We take the hamburger business more seriously than anyone else.

» It is the gossip columnist's business to write about what is none of his business.

» Our business here is revelation. To reveal those objects Americans have kept on purpose in ways that permit them to be freshly perceived.

» When I started over 10 years ago, the business wasn't like it is today. Girls were not 12. They were a little bit older.

» Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.

» Our business practices are no different than those of our competitors, but we are bigger, and thus more visible, so we get more flack.

» I like doing business in a black city.

» From politics and business to music and food to culture, African-Americans have helped to shape our state's colorful past and its future.

» I'm in the business where you get the business all the time.

» The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment.

» The war is dreadful. It is the business of the artist to follow it home to the heart of the individual fighters - not to talk in armies and nations and numbers -- but to track it home.

» OPEC nations openly conspire to violate the norms of our antitrust laws. And yet they expect to do business with the United States and to continue to reap the benefits of this relationship.

» Contrary to popular opinion, the hustle is not a new dance step - it is an old business procedure.

» All our lives we fought against exalting the individual, against the elevation of the single person, and long ago we were over and done with the business of a hero, and here it comes up again: the glorification of one personality. This is not good at all. I am just like everybody else.

» I'll still be in school in-season. It's a big challenge for me, but I've learned so much already from just the business side of the Sparks organization as well as the WNBA organization.

» There's no business like show business, but there are several businesses like accounting.

» Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.

» If a fellow wants to be a nobody in the business world, let him neglect sending the mail man to somebody on his behalf.

» As my mother and 1 were alone in the world, and as I was to be a business man, it was decided that I had better not waste time in going to college.

» There are men - now in power in this country - who do not respect dissent, who cannot cope with turmoil, and who believe that the people of America are ready to support repression as long as it is done with a quiet voice and a business suit.

» The simple opposition between the people and big business has disappeared because the people themselves have become so deeply involved in big business.

» Show business is the best possible therapy for remorse.

» Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You'll be an old man before you know it.

» I really always felt that I was going to be an actress. I had a lot of confidence in the fact that I would do well from a very early age. I didn't know how tough the business is.

» Of necessity, we made the discovery that it is easier to turn poets into business journalists than to turn bookkeepers into writers.

» You gotta get up early in the morning to mess with me. I mean, I'm a businessman first-you gotta let the business come before the music, because it's all about being a good person and your ego can't get bigger than yourself and the things you're your trying to do, especially when you're promoting an album. So I feel it's real important to be businesslike in anything I do.

» Oh, what a day-to-day business life is.

» Movie making is the slowest business on earth next to fossil manufacture.

» A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.

» Mainstream films have occupied Hollywood, but you can get bored very easily. It can be very repetitive, and I think now we want something fresh and something inspiring and different, daring. The mainstream film is very expensive to make and it scares people. It's made for the worldwide audience, you have to please so many people, and the business men start running the movies rather than artists.

» I have been plodding away at this business for a very long time now. More often not so much facing danger, as resistance, disinformation, stubborn deception or just plain indifference that took a certain insistence and determination to overcome.

» In gardens, beauty is a by-product. The main business is sex and death.

» I only am in this business because I enjoy it. I think that is the only way to be in the business.

» Go for a business that any idiot can run - because sooner or later, any idiot probably is going to run it.

» The business of the law is to make sense of the confusion of what we call human life - to reduce it to order but at the same time to give it possibility, scope, even dignity.

» There's a subterranean impetus towards pornography so powerful that half the business world is juiced by the sort of half sex that one finds in advertisements.

» No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation.

» The golden rule for every business man is this: Put yourself in your customer's place.

» No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation.

» Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.

» If the 1st Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his own house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.

» If the First Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.

» Comedy may be big business but it isn't pretty.

» I've got to keep breathing. It'll be my worst business mistake if I don't.

» Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.

» Of course we women gossip on occasion. But our appetite for it is not as avid as a man s. It is in the boys gyms, the college fraternity houses, the club locker rooms, the paneled offices of business that gossip reaches its luxuriant flower.

» Experiment is necessary in establishing an academy, but certain principles must apply to this business of art as to any other business which affects the artistic tic sense of the community.

» The business of the advertiser is to see that we go about our business with some magic spell or tune or slogan throbbing quietly in the background of our minds.

» You have no business being sick-every one of you should get well and get up and go to work, huh? Get up and go to work and earn some money and help send the gospel out! Amen!

» The whole business is built on ego, vanity, self-satisfaction, and it's total crap to pretend it's not.

» There's no doubt about it, show business lures the people who didn't get enough love, attention, or approval early in life and have grown up to become bottomless, gaping vessels of terrifying, abject need. Please laugh.

» What's so touching is the way we fight the war right until the moment our business is taken care of and then we turn on a dime and we immediately start taking care of people. It's like a shock and aw shucks campaign.

» Almost anyone can be an author; the business is to collect money and fame from this state of being.

» Let us permit nature to have her way. She understands her business better than we do.

» All lasting business is built on friendship.

» I've really gone into business since I got the 6 string, which was like starting all over.

» From that date forward, the history of the Vanderbilt railroads has been closely identified with the House of Morgan. J.P. Morgan and his business associates became the company's financial agents, and thereafter all plans of expansion or consolidation were handled directly by them.

» The period of six years following the consolidation of 1853 was one of great prosperity for the New York Central system, and, notwithstanding the setbacks to business caused by the panic of 1857, large dividends were continuously paid on the capita stock.

» The subsequent history of the Vanderbilt lines is chiefly a story of business expansion and growth. From 1885 to 1893, the great panic year, the New York Central each year added to its mileage, either by merger of smaller lines or by construction.

» When business revived in the closing years of the nineteenth century, the history of American railroads began a new chapter.

» It really isn't anybody's business how many people we have working for us. What's offensive is that I'm portrayed as this prima donna with these sycophants telling me how great I am all the time. Yes, they do work for me, but we're working together for a higher good.

» The motivation for war is simple. The U.S. government started the war with Iraq in order to make it easy for U.S. corporations to do business in other countries. They intend to use cheap labor in those countries, which will make Americans rich.

» The great business of life is to be, to do, to do without and to depart.

» They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to do without, and to depart.

» Music is spiritual. The music business is not.

» Maybe if I get off the road and stop playing with punk rock bands, there'll be a lot more records. It would probably involve me getting out of the conventional music business as we know it and heading more towards a self-sufficient, self-structured release-type thing. I wouldn't expect a regular label to keep up with the amount of stuff that I've got, or the amount of stuff I would have if I could just sit in a room and just write music.

» When the business starts shaping the art, or the delivery of the art, then it's not right.

» I've made 30 movies and for the most part my movies work. In a business where success is an exception and not the rule, I've mostly been successful.

» You know, the fashion business is this legendary repository of young girls on their way to getting husbands. I really wanted to work.

» Major labels didn't start showing up really until they smelled money, and that's all they're ever going to be attracted to is money-that's the business they're in- making money.

» Would you want to do business with a person who was 99% honest?

» Assist the reduced fellow man, either by a considerable gift or a sum of money or by teaching him a trade or by putting him in the way of business so that he may earn an honest livelihood and not be forced to the dreadful alternative of holding out his hand for charity. This is the highest step and summit of charity's golden ladder.

» The neighbors could be as mad as they want, but I'm not running a business at the house. It's just a location. It will never get me out of here, because I don't have offices set up at my house, and that's what the township thinks.

» It's against type in the sense of my background, but it's with type in the sense that I am a loner who's new to this business and sceptical about a lot of it.

» Only a monopolist could study a business and ruin it by giving away products.

» If the spirit of business adventure is dulled, this country will cease to hold the foremost position in the world.

» Girls are able to reach their potential now. Once they are out of the sport, they can still continue in the business world of sports. The whole role of the female is changing. Times do change, but we still have to work through adversity and learn to live with the decisions we make.

» Being in the microcomputer business is like going 55 miles an hour 3 feet from a cliff.

» I can still play this game at a high level; I've proven that. I want to be home. I want to be close to my family. I want to be close to my foundation and my business interests.

» Show business is just like high school, except you get paid.

» When I retire from tennis there are all kinds of things I want to do. I'd like to go to a business school or maybe take an artistic design course.

» We are content to place a statue of Francis of Assisi in the middle of a birdbath and let the whole business of the saints go at that.

» I don't think meals have any business being deductible. I'm for separation of calories and corporations.

» Duty is the great business of a sea officer; all private considerations must give way to it, however painful it may be.

» The business of the English commander-in-chief being first to bring an enemy fleet to battle on the most advantageous terms to himself, (I mean that of laying his ships close on board the enemy, as expeditiously as possible); and secondly to continue them there until the business is decided.

» I am not yet ready to be Tsar. I know nothing of the business of ruling.

» Politics would be a helluva good business if it weren't for the goddamned people.

» Four or five frigates will do the business without any military force.

» Journalism: A profession whose business is to explain to others what it personally does not understand.

» Nigeria has no business with poverty. With our human and material resources, we shall strive to eradicate poverty from our country.

» Advertising is a business of words, but advertising agencies are infested with men and women who cannot write. They cannot write advertisements, and they cannot write plans. They are helpless as deaf mutes on the stage of the Metropolitan Opera.

» Everyone tries to talk you out of going to college. The consensus being that people are just gonna forget about you, you know, and that's the way the business works.

» The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.

» To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them.

» Job creation in the 21st century economy can't be business as usual. Competition is global, and it's fierce. We must aggressively support Colorado's economic pillars. Tourism and Agriculture are superb economic generators and we are all proud of these key industries.

» I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

» 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

» What do I mean by concentration? I mean focusing totally on the business at hand and commanding your body to do exactly what you want it to do.

» Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders confusion, saves abundance of time, and instructs those that have business depending, both what to do and what to hope.

» Music and woman I cannot but give way to, whatever my business is.

» Thanks be to God. Since my leaving the drinking of wine, I do find myself much better, and do mind my business better, and do spend less money, and less time lost in idle company.

» In the business world, lower profits reflect less demand for your product. But in government the opposite is true -- demand for our services increases in hard times.

» I think there are a lot of technocrats in the business who would much rather work with just wheels and gears and machinery. Those things interest them more than humanity and I wish them the best of luck.

» Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships.

» If we decide to take this level of business creating ability nationwide, we'll all be plucking chickens for a living.

» All business success rests on something labeled a sale, which at least momentarily weds company and customer.

» I've never been in this business for the recognition or the awards. I just want to do good work, grab a decent paycheck, and move onto the next job.

» Today it is not big business that we have to fear. It is big government.

» Museums are just a lot of lies, and the people who make art their business are mostly imposters. We have infected the pictures in museums with all our stupidities, all our mistakes, all our poverty of spirit. We have turned them into petty and ridiculous things.

» The people who make art their business are mostly imposters.

» A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.

» When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.

» I always say the late 60s, early 70s in American education were really exciting times to teach. The late 70s, on the other hand, were awfully dull. People tended to be quiet and repressed and all headed off to business school or something.

» It is ironic - or perhaps hypocritical is the right word - to be passing a Small Business Bill of Rights, when in fact, our Republican friends are gutting the very programs that support small businesses.

» The fact that I have entered into IT-related business is proof that businesses have to evolve and keep with time. One has to re-invent continuously.

» Let me tell you quite bluntly that this king business has given me personally nothing but headaches.

» The word career is a divisive word. It's a word that divides the normal life from business or professional life.

» To survive, men and business and corporations must serve.

» Simply surviving in this business is a feat.

» I prefer to supervise the whole operations of Government myself rather than entrust the public business to subord.

» It costs a great deal of money to do a musical, and the more money involved, the more big business influences the artform.

» When better business decisions are made, economists won't make them.

» The consolidation of the music business has made it difficult to encourage styles like the blues, all of which deserve to be celebrated as part of our most treasured national resources.

» Government help to business is just as disastrous as government persecution... the only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off.

» I am constantly asked why I never made other films after 'There's No Business Like Show Business,' the answer is I was never asked.

» In order to gain the tools to fully address the broad impact of business on society, economic success is indispensable.

» In some of the countries where we operate, there is a tradition of corruption, in which the political elites work with business in the framework of unsavory relationships.

» It is important to remember that all business has an impact on the lives of real people.

» The main professional responsibility of a person in business is business.

» The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away.

» We are battling mighty competitors in this global race for business and jobs. Most of our strongest competitors are far away - as far away as Beijing, China. Other major contenders are right next door in New Jersey. Pennsylvania is in this fight for economic standing, and we are in it to win.

» Exactly when people are in turmoil is the time that the entertainment business has always been at its best. Because people don't want to be reminded every day that they are under siege, or that they're not having a great time of life.

» I'm in this business because I despise honest labor.

» What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests, an interchange of services given and received; it is, in sum, simply a business from which those involved propose to derive a steady profit for their own self-love.

» A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.

» I took the GED, and left the option open to go to school. I did go to business school but left after four months because I just didn't want to be a puppet of society, stuck in an office, craving some sunlight.

» If you can build a business up big enough, it's respectable.

» The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.

» The average bright young man who is drafted hates the whole business because an army always tries to eliminate the individual differences in men.

» Leave the President's family business to him. You will have plenty to do without trying to manage the First Family. They are likely to do fine without your help.

» Films are hard to make and I think the word indulge really leads one to believe that it's an easy sort of business and it's really extremely difficult.

» When steam first began to pump and wheels go round at so many revolutions per minute, what are called business habits were intended to make the life of man run in harmony with the steam engine, and his movement rival the train in punctuality.

» Thing is, it's very easy to be righteous from a distance. It's his life. It's not my business to say what is wrong or right.

» They planned this fair to bring business to Chicago, into the Loop. But you could have fired a cannon down state street and hit nobody, because everybody was out at the fair.

» My business is hurting people.

» Profit is not the legitimate purpose of business. The legitimate purpose of business is to provide a product or service that people need and do it so well that it's profitable.

» There are many things we must do to improve our business climate. But in the quest for prosperity, what matters most is our people.

» No business in the world has ever made more money with poorer management.

» I like Mr Gorbachev, we can do business together.

» The music business is a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free, and good men die like dogs. There's also a negative side.

» The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason.

» Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.

» Desperation is the perfume of the young actor. It's so satisfying to have gotten rid of it. If you keep smelling it, it can drive you crazy. In this business a lot of people go nuts, go eccentric, even end up dead from it. Not my plan.

» If you don't do it excellently, don't do it at all. Because if it's not excellent, it won't be profitable or fun, and if you're not in business for fun or profit, what the hell are you doing there?

» The state has no business in the bedrooms of the nation.

» God help us if we ever take the theater out of the auction business or anything else. It would be an awfully boring world.

» The weird thing about this business - and I'm sure this operates in many other things, but it's very present and acute in this business - is that a lot of people don't realize that they have power. Particularly actors.

» One of the reasons I got into this business is because I was a jack-of-all-trades. When I wa in school, I was the singer, the dancer, member of the track team, and a cheerleader.

» Winning in my business is everything.

» I don't know any other business that tells you not to go in and buy their product.

» Now that women are jockeys, baseball umpires, atomic scientists, and business executives, maybe someday they can master parallel parking.

» Now that women are jockeys, baseball umpires, atomic scientists, and business executives, maybe someday they can master parallel parking.

» It is always sound business to take any obtainable net gain, at any cost and at any risk to the rest of the community.

» I think the motion picture industry is a stupid business and I despise acting the scenes in short snatches, one at a time. I hate this film work. I am disgusted with myself. On the stage I could never play a part unless I felt it with all my heart and soul.

» I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.

» The United Nations has no business in our elections.

» ISC remains deeply apologetic that prior versions of BIND did not properly catch the configuration error that you appear to have built your business on.

» There's a lot more business out there in small town America than I ever dreamed of.

» You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart.

» Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.

» Let your Discourse with Men of Business be Short and Comprehensive.

» Design must reflect the practical and aesthetic in business but above all... good design must primarily serve people.

» Whenever an individual or a business decides that success has been attained, progress stops.

» It is not the business of generals to shoot one another.

» You read a book from beginning to end. You run a business the opposite way. You start with the end, and then you do everything you must to reach it.

» Mix with your grave designs a little pleasure; Each day of business has its hour of leisure.

» Oh, if people only knew how this business has grown.

» It is the business of the future to be dangerous; and it is among the merits of science that it equips the future for its duties.

» I'm temperamentally suited to the business of acting. I'm quite fatalistic. If it's not happening, it's not happening, and there's very little you can do.

» Childhood is frequently a solemn business for those inside it.

» I just don't want to be in this business anymore, Williams told the paper. I was never strong enough to not play football, but I'm strong enough now. I've considered everything about this. Everyone has thrown every possible scenario at me about why I shouldn't do this, but they're in denial. I'm happy with my decision. I'm finally free. I can't remember ever being this happy.

» The thing about being an actor is that you're in the business of not growing up.

» The thing about being an actor is that you're in the business of not growing up. I never had to say to myself, OK now, I've got to grow up and work for a bank, or go and sell real estate. I never had to make that kind of break.

» I don't know that I had any particular influence, but when I came into the business my idols were people like John Ford and Willy Wyler and Howard Hawkes, later on Joseph Mankiewicz and others like that. But I don't know that I picked up, necessarily, anything. Of course Orson was a big influence.

» No matter what it is, if you get 10 people in the business talking about something, you get 10 different opinions, but you know, they're amazingly well informed.

» You know, my business is now basically run by the marketing department. And most of these kids running the marketing department have their MBAs from somewhere and the extent of their film knowledge goes back to The Matrix. I mean, you mention Billy Wilder and they think you're talking about a place where you're going into a rave or something.

» Mental fight means thinking against the current, not with it. It is our business to puncture gas bags and discover the seeds of truth.

» In modern business it is not the crook who is to be feared most, it is the honest man who doesn't know what he is doing.

» Whenever an individual or business decides that success has been attained, progress stops.

» All the business of war, and indeed all the business of life, is to endeavour to find out what you don't know by what you do; that's what I called 'guess what was at the other side of the hill'.

» The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart.

» If I have my way, I'm going to dissolve the Forest Service. They're in the business of harvesting trees and they're not harvesting trees, so why have them anymore?

» It is not the crook in modern business that we fear, but the honest man who doesn't know what he is doing.

» I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles.

» Statistics suggest that when customers complain, business owners and managers ought to get excited about it. The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business.

» For Americans war is almost all of the time a nuisance, and military skill is a luxury like Mah-Jongg. But when the issue is brought home to them, war becomes as important, for the necessary period, as business or sport. And it is hard to decide which is likely to be the more ominous for the Axis -- an American decision that this is sport, or that it is business.

» Remember that you are an actor in a play and the playwright chooses the manner of it...your business is to act the character that is given you and act it well; the choice of the cast is another's

» The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

» There's no reason to be the richest man in the cemetery. You can't do any business from there.

» Good-morrow to thee; welcome:
Thou look'st like him that knows a warlike charge:
To business that we love we rise betime,
And go to't with delight.

» There is no such thing, at this date of the world's history, as an independent press. You know it and I know it. There is not one of you who dares to write your honest opinions, and if you did, you know beforehand that it would never appear in print. I am paid weekly for keeping my honest opinions out of the paper I am connected with. Others of you are paid similar salaries for similar things, and any of you who would be so foolish as to write honest opinions would be out on the streets looking for another job. If I allowed my honest opinions to appear in one issue of my paper, before twenty-four hours my occupation would be gone. The business of the journalist is to destroy the truth; to lie outright; to pervert; to vilify; to fawn at the feet of mammon, and to sell the country for his daily bread. You know it and I know it and what folly is this toasting an independent press. We are the tools and vassals of the rich men behind the scenes. We are the jumping jacks, they pull the strings and we dance. Our talents, our possibilities and our lives are all the property of other men. We are intellectual prostitutes.

» You ask about the important things to keep in mind: same as ever, with a task-based twist: what are the users trying to accomplish, what does the business need them to successfully accomplish, and what will the technology allow? If you can balance these three forces, you'll have a solid product.

» 'Whom are you?' he asked, for he had attended business college.

» Boxing is just show business with blood.

» In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.

» I'm going to stay in show business until I'm the last one left.

» Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.

» The chief business of the American people is business.

» What is the first business of one who practices philosophy? To get rid of self-conceit. For it is impossible for anyone to begin to learn that which he thinks he already knows.

» Drive thy business or it will drive thee.

» Dressing up is inevitably a substitute for good ideas. It is no coincidence that technically inept business types are known as suits.

» Haste in every business brings failures.

» Talk of nothing but business, and dispatch that business quickly.

» The government consists of a gang of men exactly like you and me. They have, taking one with another, no special talent for the business of government; they have only a talent for getting and holding office.

» Eat and drink with your relatives; do business with strangers.

» The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would hire them away.

» A great preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you.

» Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you're not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were.

» Every man has business and desire,
Such as it is.

» O that a man might know the end of this day's business ere it come!

» In this business you either sink or swim or you don't.

» Engineering is the science of economy, of conserving the energy, kinetic and potential, provided and stored up by nature for the use of man. It is the business of engineering to utilize this energy to the best advantage, so that there may be the least possible waste.

» It is said that if Noah's ark had had to be built by a company; they would not have laid the keel yet; and it may be so. What is many men's business is nobody's business. The greatest things are accomplished by individual men.

» It's a dangerous business going out your front door.

» No one travelling on a business trip would be missed if he failed to arrive.

» When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.

» It violates right order whenever capital so employees the working or wage-earning classes as to divert business and economic activity entirely to its own arbitrary will and advantage without, the social character of economic life, social justice, and the common good.

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