Quotes: objectives

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  • A prince or general can best demonstrate his genius by managing a campaign exactly to suit his objectives and his resources, doing neither too much nor too little.
    Source: On War (1832)
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
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    Achieving price stability is not only important in itself, it is also central to attaining the Federal Reserve's other mandate objectives of maximum sustainable employment and moderate long-term interest rates.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    Jawaharlal Nehru
    Indian nationalist and statesman 1889-1964
    Jawaharlal Nehru
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    Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles.
  • Free nations with different histories, economies and a vast amount of stubborn pride will never achieve complete agreement, even when they desire the same objectives.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    Government is really successful when it's willing to make big, bold objectives, like, 'We're going to get to the moon.' But without leaders with big ideas, we get stuck.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
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    In a company, hundreds of decisions get made, but objectives and goals are thin.
  • Peter F. Drucker
    Peter F. Drucker
    American management consultant and writer 1909-
    Peter F. Drucker
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    Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't.
  • Peter F. Drucker
    Peter F. Drucker
    American management consultant and writer 1909-
    Peter F. Drucker
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    Objectives are not fate; they are direction. They are not commands; they are commitments. They do not determine the future; they are means to mobilize the resources and energies of the business for the making of the future.
  • John Lennon
    John Lennon
    British musician 1940-1980
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    Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives. I think we're being run by maniacs for maniacal ends and I think I'm liable to be put away as insane for expressing that. That's what's insane about it.
  • Edwin C. Bliss
    Edwin C. Bliss
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    Success doesn't mean the absence of failures; it means the attainment of ultimate objectives. It means winning the war, not every battle.
  • Konstantin Stanislavisky
    Konstantin Stanislavisky
    Russian Actor, Theatre director, Teacher 1863-1968
    Konstantin Stanislavisky
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    The direct effect on our mind is achieved by the words, the text, the thought, which arouse consideration. Our will is directly affected by the super-objective, by other objectives, by a through line of action. Our feelings are directly worked upon by tempo-rhythm.
  • Carly Fiorina
    Carly Fiorina
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    The GAO just released a report that said 22 percent of federal programs fail to meet their objectives. The truth is we don't know how taxpayer money is spent in Washington, D.C., which is why I think we ought to put every agency budget up on the Internet for everyone to see.
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
    Alfred A. Montapert
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    The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former.
  • Bob Menendez
    Bob Menendez
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    We should seek international support for our mutual objectives abroad, in promoting freedom, democracy, respect for human rights, and also the elimination of weapons of mass destruction.
  • William E. Rothschild
    William E. Rothschild
    American author 1933-
    William E. Rothschild
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    What do you want to achieve or avoid? The answers to this question are objectives. How will you go about achieving your desire results? The answer to this you can call strategy.
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