- We are
using new technologies in meaningful ways. To build our new
refinery in 60 percent of the time it took to build our first,
we are training 20,000 people in a new generation of welding
technology in six months.
Ambani # Technology,
- Now that
economic realism has finally arrived in India, the future
lies in becoming a strong economic power. Dominance in the
world will come only from how well a nation can cope with
economic realism and towards that India must work, must find
its own place under the sun.
Ambani # Economic,
- In the
coming five years, there'll be activity in the luxury world
and we'll be there.
Arnault # Strategy,
yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Kay Ash # Motivational,
the next 6 years alone, we will invest another $40 billion
in innovation, continuing to make us a top R&D spender
in any industry.
Ballmer # Commitment,
- I want
to be like the athletes who seem stuck in time. When you see
them at 50, you say they probably can still run like a champ.
Banks # Sports,
Obama, his becoming president is them becoming president
was there from the beginning. Without Michelle,
he wouldn't be there.
Banks # President,
- My next
huge steps will allow me to reach more women and young girls
to help us all feel as fierce as we truly are.
Banks # Goals,
- I thank
Divine Providence for the breath of a new spirit that this
movement brought to the events of contemporary Europe. May
God bless all those who are committed to promoting social
justice and the good of workers.
Benedict XVI # God,
- We see
our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the
hosts. It's our job every day to make every important aspect
of the customer experience a little bit better.
Bezos # Customers,
are two kinds of companies, those that work to try to charge
more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second.
Bezos # Commitment,
is not a battle between the United States of America and terrorism,
but between the free and democratic world and terrorism.
Blair # America,
everyone wants to be successful, but I want to be looked back
on as being very innovative, very trusted and ethical and
ultimately making a big difference in the world.
Brin # Success,
- I can
imagine no more important contribution to our country's future
than a long-term commitment to improving urban K-12 public
Broad # Plan,
are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth...not
going all the way, and not starting.
Buddha # Mistakes,
- We do
believe we're on the path of building what may be the most
valuable company and most respected company in the world someday,
and we're going to continue to focus on making that happen.
Case # Belief,
in this world is a gift. Whatever must be learned must be
learned the hard way.
Castaneda # Learning,
perform the sacrifice of doing your duty; you do not have
to do anything else. Devoted to duty, man attains perfection.
Chu # Work,
- I don't
think investment is that hard. It's doing the simple things
on a regular basis.
Clitheroe # Commitment,
- To make
a small business work you need considerable knowledge, skill,
management, experience, as well as a high level of commitment,
plenty of hard work, access to finance, and some good luck.
Clitheroe # Knowledge,
are given the chance to help shape their company by participating
in a company-wide communications program making suggestions
on waste reduction, environmental improvement, customer satisfaction,
quality improvement, and safety issues.
Covey # Employee,
- I know
that I can give love for a minute, for half an hour; for a
day, for a month, but I can give and I'm very happy to do
that and I want to do that.
Diana # Love,
brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable
people in society. It is a goal and an essential part of my
life - a kind of destiny.
Diana # Happy,
- I will
grow. I will become something new and grand, but no grander
than I now am. Just as the sky will be different in a few
hours, its present perfection and completeness is not deficient,
so am I presently perfect and not deficient because I will
be different tomorrow. I will grow and I am not deficient.
Dyer # Ambition,
- We are
seeing improvement across key financial measures, but we are
not where we want to be yet.
Eisner # Improvement,
not in this for the fast money. Really, what we want is to
be part of this industry.
Filo # Money,
- We started
our foundation because we believe we have a real opportunity
to help advance equity around the world.. to help make sure
that, no matter where a person is born, he or she has the
chance to live a healthy, productive life.
Gates # Inspirational,
- The investor
should have a definite selling policy for all his common stock
commitments, corresponding to his buying techniques.
Graham # Investing,
- I was
able to see what I wanted to do, I could see the opportunity,
even when others could not, and I stay committed to doing
it and doing it well, no matter what.
Johnson # Visualization,
- I wanted
to do two things when I was growing up, about your age. I
wanted to play in the NBA, and I wanted to be a businessman
after my basketball career was over, and that is what I am
Johnson # Commitment,
- We must
turn the country around to face its citizens. The scale of
the repair will be so great that Poland will become a new
Kaczynski # Society,
- I'm not
afraid of turning 80 and I have lots of things to do. I don't
have time for dying.
Kamprad # Death,
- You see,
every person looks for opportunities. If he is a little bit
lucky, he finds the opportunities. If he is less lucky, but
is ready to break the law, then he finds other opportunities.
Khodorkovsky # Opportunity,
- I think
fantasies are for the birds. Anything I wanted to do, I did.
If there's something I want, nothing stops me.
Klein # Satisfaction,
- I always
try to make my things happen.
Klum # Ambition,
we wanted Nike to be the world's best sports and fitness company.
Once you say that, you have a focus. You don't end up making
wing tips or sponsoring the next Rolling Stones world tour.
Knight # World,
- I didnt
invent the hamburger. I just took it more seriously than anyone
Kroc # Passion,
- The quality
of an individual is reflected in the standards they set for
Kroc # Commitment,
has proved to me that real money made in speculating has been
in commitments in a stock or commodity showing a profit right
from the start.
Livermore # Experience,
never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land
will again experience the oppression of one by another and
suffer the indignity of being the skunk of the world. Let
Mandela # Experience,
- The secret
to success is focusing on what will work, and seeing it through.
Markson # Success,
- Try a
thing you haven't done three times. Once to get over the fear
of doing it. Twice to learn how to do it. And a third time
to figure out whether you like it or not.
Meyer # Commitment,
- If we
have to make life better for these (rural) people and give
them reasonable standards of living, disposable incomes, healthcare
and nutrition and education, I personally believe we have
to look at low-tech manufacturing to start with and then high-tech
manufacturing in a big way just as China has done because
most of these people are semi-literate or educated at a very
Murthy # Life,
- We can
make a commitment to promote vegetables and fruits and whole
grains on every part of every menu. We can make portion sizes
smaller and emphasize quality over quantity. And we can help
create a culture - imagine this - where our kids ask for healthy
options instead of resisting them.
Obama # Challenging,
- Do it!
People who succeed don't just sit and think about what they
want to do. They take meaningful, purposeful, directional
action consistently and persistently. Every step they take
puts them toward the outcome they're looking for.
vision does not mean that all of a sudden your life will become
easy, but ..it will guide you toward your dream.
Ramsey # Life,
as much as possible around teams, to achieve enhanced focus,
task orientation, innovativeness, and individual commitment.
Peters # Achievement,
who consistently win have a clear and thoughtful strategy.
They know what they need to do and when they need to do it.
They write it down so they stay on course, and avoid any alternative
that does not get them closer to the finish line.
- Be committed,
do what it takes, and you'll have what you want. Be, do, have.
Be committed, pick something out that you're passionate about.
I'll tell you, there are some things in my life I am very
passionate about. And if there weren't, I would find something.
I like to be excited in my life.
- One must
have strategies to execute dreams.
Premji # Strategy,
- Are we
all clear that we want to build something that can aspire
to be a world power - not just a trading bloc, but a political
Prodi # World,
a true decision means committing to achieving a result, and
then cutting yourself off from any other possibility.
Robbins # Decisions,
- The high
participation rate translates into a renewal of our democracy
and notably for youth everywhere in the country .... Bravo
to all these youth for their civic commitment which reminds
the Republic about the duties of respect and equality it has
Royal # Democracy,
- If I
were born again, I would still be an industrialist. I complain
because its very hard work with no weekends, but I would
still do it.
Sabanci # Passion,
- The French
people have chosen change. This change I will put into place.
Sarkozy # Society,
-- I mean nothing -- and no-one -- I mean no-one -- will stop
me going through to the end, and trying to be ready for the
challenge of 2007.
Sarkozy # Commitment,
able to find a compromise is about being brave and serving
Sarkozy # Compromise,
- I quickly
learned that if I kept at it and plowed right through the
rejections I would eventually get somebody to buy my wares.
R. Schwab # Success,
to your goals.
Walton # Goals,
go into anything without figuring out where the exit is. Never
commit until you have to, and not until you have enough information.
Wilde # Planning,
you beg another man to set you free, you will never be free.
Freedom is something that you have to do for yourself.
X # Freedom,
fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you
are not moving fast enough.
Zuckerberg # Action,
- We are
working hard to build a service that everyone, everywhere
can use, whether they are a person, a company, a president
or an organisation working for change.
Zuckerberg # Action,
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