Quotes by public-sector

Quotes 106 till 120 of 491.

  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
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    Going public today is fraught with peril on many levels. One is earnings guidance. If you miss guidance, the stock price becomes very volatile. Short sellers can put a tremendous downward pressure on the stock.
  • Cal Thomas
    Cal Thomas
    American columnist and author 1942-
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    Government has a legitimate function, but the private sector has one too, and it is superior. In other words, people are better than institutions.
  • Bill Delahunt
    Bill Delahunt
    American lawyer and politician 1941-
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    Governors of both political parties face a stark choice between unpopular tax increases and drastic cuts in Medicaid, education, public safety and other essential services.
  • Cardinal De Richelieu
    Cardinal De Richelieu
    French clergyman, nobleman, and statesman 1585-1642
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    Harshness towards individuals who flout the laws and commands of state is for the public good; no greater crime against the public interest is possible than to show leniency to those who violate it.
    Source: As quoted in Champlains Dream (2008)
  • Bill Gurley
    Bill Gurley
    American businessman 1966-
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    Having an investor on your board of directors who is naive about public markets or finds them complex or scary is non-optimal.
  • Bob Hope
    Bob Hope
    American comedian, actor 1903-
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    He carries so many tacklers with him, he's listed in the Yellow Pages under 'Public Transportation.
  • Queen Victoria
    Queen Victoria
    Queen of Great Britain 1819-1901
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    He speaks to Me as if I was a public meeting.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    He who molds the public sentiment... makes statues and decisions possible or impossible to make.
  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
    American science communicator, television presenter 1955-
    Bill Nye
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    History is but the record of the public and official acts of human beings. It is our object, therefore, to humanize our history and deal with people past and present; people who ate and possibly drank; people who were born, flourished and died; not grave tragedians, posing perpetually for their photographs.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    History proves... that a smart central bank can protect the economy and the financial sector from the nastier side effects of a stock market collapse.
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
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    Honest people will respect us for our merit: the public, for our luck.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    Honest statesmanship is the wise employment of individual meanness for the public good.
  • Nicolas Chamfort
    Nicolas Chamfort
    French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
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    How many fools does it take to make up a public?
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
    Bill Hybels
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    How would you feel if your prayer requests were made public, displayed on a billboard or marquee? Dear Lord, make me famous. Make me rich.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Alvin Adams
    Alvin Adams
    American businessman 1804-1877
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    Humanitarian missions are little different from any other public enterprise, diplomacy included, which is susceptible of misinterpretation by the public, hence ultimately of failure.
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