Quotations that match 'profit'.

I am sure there will come a time when we are going to use AMD. The products have been getting better. The acceptance is getting better. But we have not been suffering as a company for either growth or profitability because we haven't had AMD. Kevin Rollins
[ Acceptance Am Amd Because Been Better Come Company Either Getting Going Growth Had Haven Products Profitability Suffering Sure Time Use Will]
A movie that costs only $1.6 million doesn't have to be a cultural event to turn a profit. Steven Soderbergh
[ Costs Cultural Event Million Movie Only Profit Turn]
A movie like House of the Dead with around $7 million budget or Alone in the Dark with around $16 million budget are much easier to make profit than the typical $50 million major motion picture. Uwe Boll
[ Alone Around Budget Dark Dead Easier House Major Make Million Motion Movie Much Picture Profit Than Typical]
The Business Profits Tax, which is imposed on in-state businesses, we need to impose the same thing on out-of-state businesses, because the way the Business Profits Tax is calculated, it is highly dependent on how much sales and profits are generated in-state. Craig Benson
[ Because Business Businesses Calculated Dependent Generated Highly How Impose Imposed Much Need Profits Sales Same Tax Thing Way Which]
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise. Aeschylus
[ Knowing Man Many Profitable Things Wise]
You British plundered half the world for your own profit. Let's not pass it off as the Age of Enlightenment. Paddy Chayefsky
[ Age British Enlightenment Half Off Own Pass Plundered Profit World Your]
The British merchants represented that they received some profit indeed from Virginia and South Carolina, as well as the West Indies; but as for the rest of this continent, they were constant losers in trade. Ezra Stiles
[ British Carolina Constant Continent Indeed Indies Losers Merchants Profit Received Represented Rest Some South Trade Virginia Well Were West]
I do not believe in censorship, but I believe we already have censorship in what is called marketing theory, namely the only information we get in mainstream media is for profit. Sam Sheppard
[ Already Believe Called Censorship Get Information Mainstream Marketing Media Namely Only Profit Theory]
A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them. John C. Maxwell
[ Admit Big Correct Enough His Man Mistakes Must Profit Smart Strong Them]
So if one, or two, or a handful of guys sells drugs for their own personal gain and profit who just so happens to be a member of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, we want that same consideration. Chuck Zito
[ Angels Club Consideration Gain Guys Handful Happens Hells Just Member Motorcycle Own Personal Profit Same Sells Their Two Want]
Sooner or later the Internet will become profitable. It's an old story played before by canals, railroads and automobiles. Paul Samuelson
[ Automobiles Become Before Canals Internet Later Old Played Profitable Railroads Sooner Story Will]
It's not just a hurricane. It's the demand for gas in China... We're paying $3 a gallon, and the oil companies are making historic profits every quarter. Ron Klein
[ China Companies Demand Every Gallon Gas Historic Hurricane Just Making Oil Paying Profits Quarter]
Whoever is content with the world, and who profits from its lack of justice, does not want to change it. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Change Content Does Justice Lack Profits Want Whoever World]
Profit in business comes from repeat customers, customers that boast about your project or service, and that bring friends with them. W. Edwards Deming Business
[ Boast Bring Business Comes Customers Friends Profit Project Repeat Service Them Your]
That's why it has to be a nonprofit, because a nonprofit is required to take monies it receives and use them for the purposes for which it's chartered by the government. It can't be pocketed. Mitch Kapor
[ Because Chartered Government Nonprofit Purposes Receives Required Take Them Use Which Why]
We didn't become the most prosperous country in the world just by rewarding greed and recklessness. We didn't come this far by letting the special interests run wild. We didn't do it just by gambling and chasing paper profits on Wall Street. We built this country by making things, by producing goods we could sell. Barack Obama
[ Become Built Chasing Come Could Country Far Gambling Goods Greed Interests Just Letting Making Most Paper Producing Profits Prosperous Rewarding Run Sell Special Street Things Wall Wild World]
In exile, I have tried to profit by the past and prepare for the future. Lajos Kossuth
[ Exile Future Past Prepare Profit Tried]
If we were to do the Second Coming of Christ in color for a full hour, there would be a considerable number of stations which would decline to carry it on the grounds that a Western or a quiz show would be more profitable. Edward R. Murrow
[ Carry Christ Color Coming Considerable Decline Full Grounds Hour More Number Profitable Quiz Second Show Stations Were Western Which Would]
The privilege of ruling would be in the hands of the skilled and the learned, with a wide scope left for profitable crooked deals carried on by the Jews, who would be attracted by the enormous extension of the international speculations of the national banks. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Attracted Banks Carried Crooked Deals Enormous Extension Hands International Jews Learned Left National Privilege Profitable Ruling Scope Skilled Speculations Wide Would]
Leave no stone unturned to help your clients realize maximum profits from their investment. Arthur C. Nielsen
[ Clients Help Investment Leave Maximum Profits Realize Stone Their Unturned Your]
If honor were profitable, everybody would be honorable. Thomas More
[ Everybody Honor Honorable Profitable Were Would]
Amsterdam must have more than a million people. But the only area where jazz is really profitable and successful in an economic sense is in Japan. That's because they haven't been exposed enough. Norman Granz
[ Amsterdam Area Because Been Economic Enough Exposed Haven Japan Jazz Million More Must Only Profitable Really Sense Successful Than Where]
Where we're living we have a certain amount of our profit every year it's like a percentage 5 or 7% or something like that that we set aside specifically for charity things. Jon Fishman
[ Amount Aside Certain Charity Every Living Our Percentage Profit Set Something Specifically Things Where Year]
To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it. Wilson Mizner
[ Advice Give Good More Profit Requires Than Wisdom]
A business of high principle attracts high-caliber people more easily, thereby gaining a basic competitive and profit edge. Marvin Bower
[ Attracts Basic Business Competitive Easily Edge Gaining High More Principle Profit Thereby]
During the period of capital moving from one employment to another, the profits on that to which capital is flowing will be relatively high, but will continue so no longer than till the requisite capital is obtained. David Ricardo
[ Another Capital Continue During Employment Flowing High Longer Moving Obtained Period Profits Relatively Requisite Than Till Which Will]
Electronic distribution is more of a fall-back strategy for putting out a book that isn't deemed profitable enough to print. You hardly make any money publishing an electronic book. Rudy Rucker
[ Any Book Deemed Distribution Electronic Enough Hardly Make Money More Out Print Profitable Publishing Putting Strategy]
If you count all your assets you always show a profit. Wilson Mizner
[ Always Assets Count Profit Show Your]
Should you protect profits? Yes. But run for the hills? No. Philip Roth
[ Hills Profits Protect Run Should Yes]
All my ambition is, I own, to profit and to please unknown; like streams supplied from springs below, which scatter blessings as they go. Charles Cotton
[ Ambition Below Blessings Go Own Please Profit Scatter Springs Streams Supplied Unknown Which]
Poets wish to profit or to please. Horace
[ Please Poets Profit Wish]
We've grown from 18% of the profits of the top 25 companies in our industry to 23% of the profits of the top 25 companies in our industry over the last five years. Profits are up over 70%, where the industry profit is up about 35%. Pretty good. Steve Ballmer
[ Companies Five Good Grown Industry Last Our Over Pretty Profit Profits Top Up Where Years]
The Span of Life is too short to be trifled away in unconcerning and unprofitable Matters. Mary Astell
[ Away Life Matters Short Span Too Unprofitable]
Which is supposed to mean they're doing something in their broadcasting they would not do is they were simply out to maximize profit; if they were really public service institutions, not purely profit maximizing institutions. Robert McChesney
[ Broadcasting Doing Institutions Maximize Maximizing Mean Out Profit Public Purely Really Service Simply Something Supposed Their Were Which Would]
We continued the hard work of integrating TWA, because at that time we still thought an efficient connecting hub in St. Louis could be a profitable addition to our network. Gerard Arpey
[ Addition Because Connecting Continued Could Efficient Hard Hub Integrating Louis Network Our Profitable St Still Thought Time Work]
With weak balance sheets, banks tend to continue lending unprofitable businesses and leave them existing. Toshihiko Fukui
[ Balance Banks Businesses Continue Existing Leave Lending Sheets Tend Them Unprofitable Weak]
If a man, for private profit, tears at the public news, does so with the impatience of one who thinks he actually owns the news you get, it is against the national interest. Jimmy Breslin
[ Actually Against Does Get Impatience Interest Man National News Owns Private Profit Public Tears Thinks]
Unionization, as opposed to communism, presupposes the relation of employment; it is based upon the wage system and it recognizes fully and unreservedly the institution of private property and the right to investment profit. John L. Lewis
[ Based Communism Employment Fully Institution Investment Opposed Presupposes Private Profit Property Recognizes Relation Right System Unreservedly Upon Wage]
Party leads to vicious, corrupt and unprofitable legislation, for the sole purpose of defeating party. James F. Cooper
[ Corrupt Defeating Leads Legislation Party Purpose Sole Unprofitable Vicious]
Although NFL teams have common interests such as promoting the NFL brand, they are still separate, profit-making entities, and their interests in licensing team trademarks are not necessarily aligned. John Paul Stevens
[ Aligned Although Brand Common Entities Interests Licensing Necessarily Nfl Promoting Separate Still Such Team Teams Their]
I think anyone who uses the web is smart and will profit. Jason Mraz
[ Anyone Profit Smart Think Uses Web Will]
In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product, and profits. Lee Iacocca
[ Business End Operations Product Profits Reduced Three Words]
He has committed the crime who profits by it. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Committed Crime Profits]
An empty book is like an infant's soul, in which anything may be written. It is capable of all things, but containeth nothing. I have a mind to fill this with profitable wonders. Thomas Traherne
[ Anything Book Capable Empty Fill Infant May Mind Nothing Profitable Soul Things Which Wonders Written]
And if I lost I would have gone back to 12 weeks of vacation, because I was successful enough that I was spending much more time on non-profit boards and traveling a lot. John Hickenlooper
[ Back Because Boards Enough Gone Lost Lot More Much Spending Successful Time Traveling Vacation Weeks Would]
When I joined the Communist movement in 1935 it was based upon the belief that mankind's future was to be found there. Certainly, millions who joined it the world over, like myself, didn't join it for profit. Albert Maltz
[ Based Belief Certainly Communist Found Future Join Joined Mankind Millions Movement Myself Over Profit Upon World]
War is a racket. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in which the profits are reckoned in dollars and the losses in lives. Smedley Butler
[ Dollars International Lives Losses Only Profits Racket Reckoned Scope War Which]
Take all the fools out of this world and there wouldn't be any fun living in it, or profit. Josh Billings
[ Any Fools Fun Living Out Profit Take World]
Eliminating what is not wanted or needed is profitable in itself. Phil Crosby
[ Eliminating Itself Needed Profitable Wanted]
A rise in wages, from an alteration in the value of money, produces a general effect on price, and for that reason it produces no real effect whatever on profits. David Ricardo
[ Alteration Effect General Money Price Produces Profits Real Reason Rise Value Wages Whatever]
I hope there will be some good news and some good profits, and people will realize we have a lot of outstanding executives, and a lot of companies that are doing a good job, and those are good companies to invest in. Don Nickles
[ Companies Doing Executives Good Hope Invest Job Lot News Outstanding Profits Realize Some Those Will]
The press don't like to say nice things because nice is boring. It's much better to label me the devil. What we do is not brain surgery. We are entertainers, plain and simple, and we're responsible to bring that money back, to make a profit. Michael Bay
[ Back Because Better Boring Brain Bring Devil Entertainers Label Make Money Much Nice Plain Press Profit Responsible Say Simple Surgery Things]
Free is not an alternative. My company did not turn a profit last year. Howard Stringer
[ Alternative Company Did Free Last Profit Turn Year]
The cult of individuality and personality, which promotes painters and poets only to promote itself, is really a business. The greater the 'genius' of the personage, the greater the profit. George Grosz
[ Business Cult Genius Greater Individuality Itself Only Painters Personage Personality Poets Profit Promote Promotes Really Which]
When war comes, two things happen - profits go way, way up and all perishables go way, way down. There becomes a market for them. Steven Spielberg
[ Becomes Comes Down Go Happen Market Profits Them Things Two Up War Way]
It's a failure of national vision when you regard children as weapons, and talents as materials you can mine, assay, and fabricate for profit and defense. John Hersey
[ Children Defense Fabricate Failure Materials Mine National Profit Regard Talents Vision Weapons]
Well, I started thinking about what you were saying about how your movies need to make a profit. Now, what is the one thing, if you put it in a movie, it'll be successful? Ed Wood
[ How Make Movie Movies Need Now Profit Put Saying Started Successful Thing Thinking Well Were Your]
No enterprise can exist for itself alone. It ministers to some great need, it performs some great service, not for itself, but for others; or failing therein, it ceases to be profitable and ceases to exist. Calvin Coolidge
[ Alone Ceases Enterprise Exist Failing Great Itself Ministers Need Others Performs Profitable Service Some Therein]
Profits on the exchange are the treasures of goblins. Lope de Vega
[ Exchange Profits Treasures]
As soon, however, as capitalist competition has definitively established the equal rate of profit, that rate becomes the starting point for the calculations of the capitalists in the investment of capital in newly-created branches of production. Rudolf Hiferding
[ Becomes Branches Calculations Capital Capitalist Capitalists Competition Definitively Equal Established However Investment Point Production Profit Rate Soon Starting]
What will it profit this country if we... put our man on the Moon by 1970 and at the same time you can't walk down Woodward Avenue in this city without fear of some violence? Jerome Cavanagh
[ Avenue City Country Down Fear Man Moon Our Profit Put Same Some Time Violence Walk Will Without Woodward]
And sometimes I actually start to think human life is just as cheap to corporate America as animal life, so long as there are big profits to be made. Tom Scholz
[ Actually America Animal Big Cheap Corporate Human Just Life Long Made Profits Sometimes Start Think]
Farms and ranches contend with much more than quarterly reports and profit margins - the weather can wreak havoc on their quality of life and economic viability. When natural disasters strike, we must do all we can to assist the backbone of our economy. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Assist Backbone Contend Disasters Economic Economy Farms Havoc Life Margins More Much Must Natural Our Profit Quality Quarterly Ranches Reports Strike Than Their Viability Weather Wreak]
A fair observer only has to ask: If there is violence, who profits? Jack Schwartz
[ Ask Fair Observer Only Profits Violence]
The establishment in Britain is certainly against the arts and against education. If something doesn't make a profit, it's invalid, and art doesn't make a profit in that sense. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Against Art Arts Britain Certainly Education Establishment Invalid Make Profit Sense Something]
I think right now the jury is out on where and how much profit is available in the consumer electronics industry, because if you look at the current consumer electronics players, the biggest ones on the planet struggle to make profit consistently. Kevin Rollins
[ Available Because Biggest Consistently Consumer Current Electronics How Industry Jury Look Make Much Now Ones Out Planet Players Profit Right Struggle Think Where]
We need to take excellent care of our customers, and do so at a profit. Gerard Arpey
[ Care Customers Excellent Need Our Profit Take]
Duty - that which sternly impels us in the direction of profit, along the line of desire. Ambrose Bierce
[ Along Desire Direction Duty Impels Line Profit Us Which]
Profits might also increase, because improvements might take place in agriculture, or in the implements of husbandry, which would augment the produce with the same cost of production. David Ricardo
[ Agriculture Also Augment Because Cost Implements Improvements Increase Might Place Produce Production Profits Same Take Which Would]
My head can get to murder and rape for profit because I can understand greed as a human motive, but I cannot understand the voyeuristic desire to watch such a film. I can comprehend one and I cannot comprehend the other. Donna Leon
[ Because Cannot Comprehend Desire Film Get Greed Head Human Motive Murder Other Profit Such Understand Watch]
But in the past, US companies have been able to increase their profits through downsizing in the US, through colonizing other people's resources, and through the increase of globalization. David Korten
[ Able Been Companies Downsizing Globalization Increase Other Past Profits Resources Their Through Us]
Christians are supposed not merely to endure change, nor even to profit by it, but to cause it. Harry Emerson Fosdick Change
[ Cause Change Christians Endure Even Merely Nor Profit Supposed]
Our 1 million members across the country will be watching closely to see if the video game industry hides behind a First Amendment veil in order to exploit children for the sake of corporate profit. Connie Sellecca
[ Across Amendment Behind Children Closely Corporate Country Exploit First Game Hides Industry Members Million Order Our Profit Sake See Veil Video Watching Will]
Recently, lobbyists for the pharmaceutical industry wrote a prescription drug bill that increased their profits and did nothing to help seniors. The result: seniors are stuck with a confusing prescription drug plan that does little to help them with their costs. Marty Meehan
[ Bill Confusing Costs Did Does Help Increased Industry Little Lobbyists Nothing Pharmaceutical Plan Prescription Profits Recently Result Seniors Stuck Their Them Wrote]
Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception. Sophocles Money
[ Comes Deception Even Profit Sweet]
But this is a true saying among men: the gifts of enemies are no gifts and profitless. Sophocles
[ Among Enemies Gifts Men Saying True]
If oil companies were to invest their high profits into alternative fuel research it will help America move toward new forms of energy. Rick Renzi
[ Alternative America Companies Energy Forms Fuel Help High Into Invest Move New Oil Profits Research Their Toward Were Will]
To let her dail would be the greatest profit both for the company and for the merchants. Peter Stuyvesant
[ Both Company Greatest Her Merchants Profit Would]
The whole profit of the issuance of money has provided the capital of the great banking business as it exists today. Frederick Soddy
[ Banking Business Capital Exists Great Money Profit Provided Today Whole]
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure. Thomas Hardy
[ Cannot Learn Pleasure Profit Read Which]
Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it. Warren Buffett
[ Enemy Fluctuations Folly Friend Look Market Participate Profit Rather Than Your]
How I Love Lucy was born? We decided that instead of divorce lawyers profiting from our mistakes, we'd profit from them. Lucille Ball
[ Born Decided Divorce How Instead Lawyers Love Lucy Mistakes Our Profit Profiting Them]
The employers cannot carry on industry nor accumulate profits if they have not got the good will of the workers or their acquiescence in carrying on such industry. James Larkin
[ Accumulate Cannot Carry Carrying Employers Good Got Industry Nor Profits Such Their Will Workers]
A man has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so. Walter Lippmann
[ Conduct Dangerous Himself Holds Honor Ideal Inconvenient Man Though Unprofitable]
The most excellent and divine counsel, the best and most profitable advertisement of all others, but the least practiced, is to study and learn how to know ourselves. This is the foundation of wisdom and the highway to whatever is good. Pierre Charron
[ Advertisement Best Counsel Divine Excellent Foundation Good Highway How Know Learn Least Most Others Ourselves Practiced Profitable Study Whatever Wisdom]
What would it profit thee to be the first Of echoes, tho thy tongue should live forever, A thing that answers, but hath not a thought As lasting but as senseless as a stone. Frederick Tennyson
[ Answers Echoes First Forever Hath Lasting Live Profit Senseless Should Stone Thee Thing Tho Thought Thy Tongue Would]
Arab leaders worry more about making money from the profits they get from oil and gas that they turn the other way when Lebanon is being destroyed right next to them. Their neighbours are being murdered, but they only make calculations for their own benefit. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ Arab Being Benefit Calculations Destroyed Gas Get Leaders Lebanon Make Making Money More Murdered Neighbours Next Oil Only Other Own Profits Right Their Them Turn Way Worry]
Make every thought, every fact, that comes into your mind pay you a profit. Make it work and produce for you. Think of things not as they are but as they might be. Don't merely dream - but create! Robert Collier
[ Comes Create Dream Every Fact Into Make Merely Might Mind Pay Produce Profit Things Think Thought Work Your]
However dark and profitless, however painful and weary, existence may have become, life is not done, and our Christian character is not won, so long as God has anything left for us to suffer, or anything left for us to do. Frederick William Robertson
[ Anything Become Character Christian Dark Done Existence God However Left Life Long May Our Painful Suffer Us Weary Won]
Money and corruption are ruining the land, crooked politicians betray the working man, pocketing the profits and treating us like sheep, and we're tired of hearing promises that we know they'll never keep. Ray Davies
[ Betray Corruption Crooked Hearing Keep Know Land Man Money Never Politicians Profits Promises Ruining Sheep Tired Treating Us Working]
It is respectable to have no illusions, and safe, and profitable and dull. Joseph Conrad
[ Dull Illusions Profitable Respectable Safe]
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it. Harper Lee
[ Advice Many Only Profit Receive Wise]
Spiritually good people, pure in heart, who long for the Blessed Sacrament but cannot receive at the time, can receive spiritually... even a hundred times a day, in sickness and in health, with immeasurable grace and profit. Johannes Tauler
[ Blessed Cannot Day Even Good Grace Health Heart Hundred Immeasurable Long Profit Pure Receive Sacrament Sickness Spiritually Time Times]
No salesman can ever guarantee you a grant from any government or non-profit organization. Matthew Lesko
[ Any Ever Government Grant Guarantee Organization Salesman]
The British regulatory system was revised, so that bigger profits were encouraged, which removed the option of big spending on programming. Quality just fell off a cliff, and all the old hands either left or were fired for being too expensive. Lee Child
[ Being Big Bigger British Cliff Either Encouraged Expensive Fell Fired Hands Just Left Off Old Option Profits Programming Quality Regulatory Removed Revised Spending System Too Were Which]
The genius of the economic machine is in its ability to convert these indulgences into profitability. It converts desire into attention, a grip on our eyeballs and eardrums, which in turn can be marketed to advertisers. Todd Gitlin
[ Ability Advertisers Attention Convert Converts Desire Economic Eyeballs Genius Grip Indulgences Into Machine Marketed Our Profitability These Turn Which]
Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty. Plato
[ Dishonesty Honesty Less Most Part Profitable Than]
We are all born into the world with nothing. Everything we acquire after that is profit. Sam Ewing
[ Acquire After Born Everything Into Nothing Profit World]
It would require more hands to manage a stock of sheep, gather them from the hills, force them into houses and folds, and drive them to markets, than the profits of the whole stock were capable of maintaining. James Hogg
[ Capable Drive Folds Force Gather Hands Hills Houses Into Maintaining Manage Markets More Profits Require Sheep Stock Than Them Were Whole Would]
Revenge is profitable, gratitude is expensive. Edward Gibbon
[ Expensive Gratitude Profitable Revenge]
The general proposition is that the resources that will be utilized are the ones that contribute most to the overall efficiency of the production system. The third parameter has to do with our commercial world, our search for profits. Marvin Harris
[ Commercial Contribute Efficiency General Most Ones Our Overall Production Profits Proposition Resources Search System Third Utilized Will World]
We all live on the same planet, it is our only home, so... we used to rotate crops back in the day and, you know, who cares if you're going to make a profit if everybody's too dead or glowing in the dark to be able to purchase anything. Michael Berryman
[ Able Anything Back Cares Crops Dark Day Dead Everybody Glowing Going Home Know Live Make Only Our Planet Profit Purchase Rotate Same Too Used]
This hunger for profits causes great misery for the people. Walter Ulbricht
[ Causes Great Hunger Misery Profits]
I have always believed helping your fellow man is profitable in every sense, personally and bottom line. Mario Puzo
[ Always Believed Bottom Every Fellow Helping Line Man Personally Profitable Sense Your]
I don't want to do business with those who don't make a profit, because they can't give the best service. Richard Bach
[ Because Best Business Give Make Profit Service Those Want]
If your goal is anything but profitability - if it's to be big, or to grow fast, or to become a technology leader - you'll hit problems. Michael Porter
[ Anything Become Big Fast Goal Grow Hit Leader Problems Profitability Technology Your]
While mainstream media is led by profit, ratings and popularist culture and filtered by the current political climate, Alternative Media is lead solely by the convictions of the campaign and film maker. Ben Edwards
[ Alternative Campaign Climate Convictions Culture Current Film Filtered Lead Led Mainstream Maker Media Political Profit Ratings Solely While]
There is no harm in patience, and no profit in lamentation. Death is easier to bear (than) that which precedes it, and more severe than that which comes after it. Remember the death of the Apostle of God, and your sorrow will be lessened. Abu Bakr
[ After Apostle Bear Comes Death Easier God Harm Lamentation Lessened More Patience Precedes Profit Remember Severe Sorrow Than Which Will Your]
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits. Denis Waitley
[ Before Bottom Consider Integrity Line Make Must Profits]
Consequently the student who is devoid of talent will derive no more profit from this work than barren soil from a treatise on agriculture. Quintilian
[ Agriculture Barren Consequently Derive Devoid More Profit Soil Student Talent Than Treatise Will Work]
That which is unjust can really profit no one; that which is just can really harm no one. Henry George
[ Harm Just Profit Really Unjust Which]
Don't be seduced into thinking that that which does not make a profit is without value. Arthur Miller
[ Does Into Make Profit Seduced Thinking Value Which Without]
Nothing would be more profitable to us than a right history of mankind. Adam Weishaupt
[ History Mankind More Nothing Profitable Right Than Us Would]
It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish. Aeschylus
[ Foolish Profitable Seem Thing Wise]
Drug prohibition has caused gang warfare and other violent crimes by raising the prices of drugs so much that vicious criminals enter the market to make astronomical profits, and addicts rob and steal to get money to pay the inflated prices for their drugs. Michael Badnarik
[ Addicts Astronomical Caused Crimes Criminals Enter Gang Get Inflated Make Market Money Much Other Pay Prices Profits Prohibition Raising Rob Steal Their Vicious Violent Warfare]
Profits, like sausages... are esteemed most by those who know least about what goes into them. Alvin Toffler
[ Esteemed Goes Into Know Least Most Profits Sausages Them Those]
A lot of our entertainment throws into detail the stagnation and illness of how we live today-it's sad and it's sick... and it's profitable. Heather Donahue
[ Detail Entertainment How Illness Into Live Lot Our Profitable Sad Sick Stagnation Throws]
Competition is the final price determinant and competitive prices may result in profits which force you to accept a rate of return less than you hoped for, or for that matter to accept temporary losses. Alfred P. Sloan
[ Accept Competition Competitive Final Force Hoped Less Losses Matter May Price Prices Profits Rate Result Return Temporary Than Which]
It is a beneficent incident of the ownership of land that a pioneer who reduces it to use, and helps to lay the foundations of a new State, finds a profit in the increasing value of land as the new State grows up. William Graham Sumner
[ Beneficent Finds Foundations Grows Helps Incident Increasing Land Lay New Ownership Pioneer Profit Reduces State Up Use Value]
Never lie when the truth is more profitable. Stanislaw Lec
[ Lie More Never Profitable Truth]
Whenever, then, the usual and ordinary rate of the profits of agricultural stock, and all the outgoings belonging to the cultivation of land, are together equal to the value of the whole produce, there can be no rent. David Ricardo
[ Agricultural Belonging Cultivation Equal Land Ordinary Produce Profits Rate Rent Stock Then Together Usual Value Whenever Whole]
Our communications services revenue growth is being driven by continued strong top-line performance in data, Internet and international - three of the fastest growing and most profitable areas within communications services. Bernard Ebbers
[ Areas Being Communications Continued Data Driven Fastest Growing Growth International Internet Most Our Performance Profitable Revenue Services Strong Three Within]
Pharmaceutical companies are enjoying unprecedented profits and access with this Administration. Yet the Republicans' prescription drug plan for seniors has been a colossal failure, and over 43 million Americans wake up every morning without health insurance. Jim Clyburn
[ Access Administration Americans Been Colossal Companies Enjoying Every Failure Health Insurance Million Morning Over Pharmaceutical Plan Prescription Profits Republicans Seniors Unprecedented Up Wake Without Yet]
In the state of nature profit is the measure of right. Thomas Hobbes
[ Measure Nature Profit Right State]
There are growing concerns that oil companies are making too much in profits at the expense of consumers. Pete Domenici
[ Companies Concerns Consumers Expense Growing Making Much Oil Profits Too]
Hollywood is going to have to find a way of meeting those profit goals. Peter Bart
[ Find Goals Going Hollywood Meeting Profit Those Way]
And then came the nineties, when management, suddenly frightened that they had ceded control to the players, sought to restore baseball's profitability by 'running the game like a business.' John Thorn
[ Baseball Business Came Ceded Control Frightened Game Had Management Nineties Players Profitability Restore Running Sought Suddenly Then]
War: a massacre of people who don't know each other for the profit of people who know each other but don't massacre each other. Paul Valery
[ Each Know Massacre Other Profit War]
A lie with a purpose is one of the worst kind, and the most profitable. Finley Peter Dunne
[ Kind Lie Most Profitable Purpose Worst]
Unless you have prepared yourself to profit by your chance, the opportunity will only make you ridiculous. A great occasion is valuable to you just in proportion as you have educated yourself to make use of it. Orison Swett Marden
[ Chance Educated Great Just Make Occasion Only Opportunity Prepared Profit Proportion Ridiculous Unless Use Valuable Will Your Yourself]
If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right. Woody Allen Movies
[ Doing Films Know Profit Right Show Something]
Even if gas prices fall, consumers will continue to be gouged at the pump the only thing that we can be sure rises faster that the price of gasoline is the skyrocketing profits of oil companies. Major R. Owens
[ Companies Consumers Continue Even Fall Faster Gas Gasoline Oil Only Price Prices Profits Pump Rises Skyrocketing Sure Thing Will]
The trouble with the profit system has always been that it was highly unprofitable to most people. E. B. White
[ Always Been Highly Most Profit System Trouble Unprofitable]
Even the best data security systems can't protect private taxpayer information from entrepreneurial foreign businesses than can make huge profits selling U.S. taxpayer information. Melissa Bean
[ Best Businesses Data Entrepreneurial Even Foreign Huge Information Make Private Profits Protect Security Selling Systems Taxpayer Than]
Much ingenuity with a little money is vastly more profitable and amusing than much money without ingenuity. Arnold Bennett
[ Amusing Ingenuity Little Money More Much Profitable Than Vastly Without]
Do you know what the overhead is of the Medicare system? One-point-zero-five percent. Do you know what - private insurance is 30 percent in overhead and profits? Given a choice how I'm going to improve health care, I'm going to take it away from private insurance profits and overhead. Wouldn't you? Anthony Weiner
[ Away Care Choice Given Going Health How Improve Insurance Know Medicare Overhead Percent Private Profits System Take]
Nationalized industries are notorious for their inability to operate at a profit. Paul Getty
[ Inability Industries Notorious Operate Profit Their]
Corporation: An ingenious device for obtaining profit without individual responsibility. Ambrose Bierce Business
[ Corporation Device Individual Ingenious Obtaining Profit Responsibility Without]
When morality comes up against profit, it is seldom that profit loses. Shirley Chisholm
[ Against Comes Loses Morality Profit Seldom Up]
Indeed, American companies make three times as much profits from their investment in one E.U. country, Ireland, than they do from all their investments in China. John Bruton
[ American China Companies Country Indeed Investment Investments Ireland Make Much Profits Than Their Three Times]
We are free, but not to be evil, not to be indifferent to human suffering, not to profit from the people, from the work created and sustained through their spirit of political association, while refusing to contribute to the political state that we profit from. Jose Marti
[ Association Contribute Created Evil Free Human Indifferent Political Profit Refusing Spirit State Suffering Sustained Their Through While Work]
Under current law volunteers who are not working with an official nonprofit organization are not covered by the Volunteer Protection Act. Therefore, there are absolutely no legal protections for the average American who wishes to volunteer. Jon Porter
[ Absolutely Act American Average Covered Current Law Legal Nonprofit Official Organization Protection Protections Therefore Under Volunteer Volunteers Wishes Working]
Be true to yourself, and, um, don't worry about some large companies' quarterly profit index. Natalie Merchant
[ Companies Index Large Profit Quarterly Some True Um Worry Yourself]
The principal axiom in their theory was: Everything can be proved, and everything can be disproved; and in the process, one must profit as much from the folly of others, and from his own superiority, as he can. Moses Mendelssohn
[ Axiom Disproved Everything Folly His Much Must Others Own Principal Process Profit Proved Superiority Their Theory]
Command those that govern your house before all you household that they keep careful watch that all your household, within and without, be faithful, painstaking, chaste, clean, honest and profitable. Robert Grosseteste
[ Before Careful Chaste Clean Command Faithful Govern Honest House Household Keep Painstaking Profitable Those Watch Within Without Your]
Little pains In a due hour employ'd great profit yields. John Philips
[ Due Employ Great Hour Little Pains Profit Yields]
It breaks even. We lose ten, twenty grand every year. But then the people who are working say, Look, I'll kick this back in, I don't need to take this profit share. It's very cooperative. John Zorn
[ Back Breaks Cooperative Even Every Grand Kick Look Lose Need Profit Say Share Take Ten Then Twenty Very Working Year]
Without a good cultural policy, without adequate help, we will always have individualists, shooting stars who are rapidly forgotten or who stop painting for a more profitable occupation. Ralph Allen
[ Adequate Always Cultural Forgotten Good Help Individualists More Occupation Painting Policy Profitable Rapidly Shooting Stars Stop Will Without]
Everybody would love to be mayor of Chicago. If you look at what we have done over many, many years and where we are today and the commitment by the business community, the commitment by the not-for-profit community - all this coming together - this is a wonderful city. Richard M. Daley
[ Business Chicago City Coming Commitment Community Done Everybody Look Love Many Mayor Over Today Together Where Wonderful Would Years]
I have worked in a very close and cordial way with Norwegian representatives at many international meetings, and the pleasure I felt at those associations was equaled only by the profit I always secured from them. Lester B. Pearson
[ Always Associations Close Cordial Equaled Felt International Many Meetings Norwegian Only Pleasure Profit Representatives Secured Them Those Very Way Worked]
When action grows unprofitable, gather information; when information grows unprofitable, sleep. Ursula K. Le Guin
[ Action Gather Grows Information Sleep Unprofitable]
Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it is all profit, it completes our education, founds and fosters our friendships, and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Accessible Age Almost Any Completes Costs Education Enjoyed Far Fosters Friendships Health Money Most Nothing Our Pleasures Profit State Talk]
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. Sonny Perdue
[ Business Demand Government Hard Increases Less Lower Opposite Our Product Profits Reflect Services Times True World Your]
What did Citibank get out of it? It got the ability to reverse the arbitrage. Actually, what they got was the ability to give themselves a profit, and that saved the bank. Bill Janklow
[ Ability Actually Bank Citibank Did Get Give Got Out Profit Reverse Saved Themselves]
The music business looks like, you know, innocent schoolboys compared to the TV business. They care about nothing but profit. Tom Petty
[ Business Care Compared Innocent Know Looks Music Nothing Profit Tv]
I believe in an America in which the fruits of productivity and prosperity are shared by all, by workers as well as owners, by those at the bottom as well as those at the top; an America in which the sacrifices required by national security are shared by all, by profiteers in the back offices as well as volunteers on the front lines. Theodore C. Sorensen
[ America Back Believe Bottom Front Fruits Lines National Offices Owners Productivity Prosperity Required Sacrifices Security Shared Those Top Volunteers Well Which Workers]
The facility of obtaining food is beneficial in two ways to the owners of capital, it at the same time raises profits and increases the amount of consumable commodities. David Ricardo
[ Amount Beneficial Capital Commodities Facility Food Increases Obtaining Owners Profits Raises Same Time Two Ways]
I can see now a vision emerging how Canada is going to profit in the future from our Arctic resources without destroying the environment on which it is all based. Brian Mulroney
[ Arctic Based Canada Destroying Emerging Environment Future Going How Now Our Profit Resources See Vision Which Without]
In speaking of Jesus, I must speak about Christianity because I do not think it possible or profitable to divide the two. Lionel Blue
[ Because Christianity Divide Jesus Must Possible Profitable Speak Speaking Think Two]
The investor of today does not profit from yesterday's growth. Warren Buffett
[ Does Growth Investor Profit Today Yesterday]
Five years of Republicans' failed energy policies have resulted in Americans paying twice as much at the pump as they did in 2001, while big oil companies make triple the profits. Russ Carnahan
[ Americans Big Companies Did Energy Failed Five Make Much Oil Paying Policies Profits Pump Republicans Resulted Triple Twice While Years]
Some day the workers will take possession of your city hall, and when we do, no child will be sacrificed on the altar of profit! Mother Jones
[ Altar Child City Day Hall Possession Profit Sacrificed Some Take Will Workers Your]
Imperialism was genuinely popular among Athenians who would expect to share in its profits, even if only indirectly and collectively, and not to have to bear its burdens. J. M. Roberts
[ Among Athenians Bear Burdens Collectively Even Expect Genuinely Imperialism Indirectly Only Popular Profits Share Would]
The moguls are driven by their respective desires for profit - period. Todd Gitlin
[ Desires Driven Moguls Period Profit Respective Their]
Among politicians the esteem of religion is profitable; the principles of it are troublesome. Benjamin Whichcote
[ Among Esteem Politicians Principles Profitable Religion Troublesome]
It is individuals who must be encouraged to undertake the unprecedented - and unprecedentedly profitable - effort to prevent the annihilation of the human race. L. Neil Smith
[ Annihilation Effort Encouraged Human Individuals Must Prevent Profitable Race Undertake Unprecedented]
Such truth, as opposeth no man's profit, nor pleasure, is to all men welcome. Thomas Hobbes
[ Man Men Nor Pleasure Profit Such Truth Welcome]
When we can figure out a way to really tour and make a profit, then we'll do it again. Michael McKean
[ Again Figure Make Out Profit Really Then Tour Way]
Nowadays the rage for possession has got to such a pitch that there is nothing in the realm of nature, whether sacred or profane, out of which profit cannot be squeezed. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Cannot Got Nature Nothing Nowadays Out Pitch Possession Profane Profit Rage Realm Sacred Squeezed Such Whether Which]
I cannot belong to a nonprofit organization because when you receive grants, you have to make such great compromises with your artistic plans. Mikhail Baryshnikov
[ Artistic Because Belong Cannot Compromises Grants Great Make Nonprofit Organization Plans Receive Such Your]
War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it. George Orwell
[ Against Classes Country Foreign Going Happens Moneyed Only Profit Think War]
It profits a man nothing to give his soul for the whole world... but for Wales! Robert Bolt
[ Give His Man Nothing Profits Soul Wales Whole World]
It is the small owner who offers the only really profitable and reliable material for taxation. He is made for taxation. Auberon Herbert
[ Made Material Offers Only Owner Profitable Really Reliable Small Taxation]
Today we have a health insurance industry where the first and foremost goal is to maximize profits for shareholders and CEOs, not to cover patients who have fallen ill or to compensate doctors and hospitals for their services. It is an industry that is increasingly concentrated and where Americans are paying more to receive less. Diane Feinstein
[ Americans Ceos Compensate Concentrated Cover Doctors Fallen First Foremost Goal Health Hospitals Ill Increasingly Industry Insurance Less Maximize More Patients Paying Profits Receive Services Shareholders Their Today Where]
Besides the practical knowledge which defeat offers, there are important personality profits to be taken. William Moulton Marston
[ Besides Defeat Important Knowledge Offers Personality Practical Profits Taken Which]
There is nothing to be embarrassed about being profitable. Terry Semel
[ Being Embarrassed Nothing Profitable]
Human nature is such that people are born with a love of profit If they follow these inclinations, they will struggle and snatch from each other, and inclinations to defer or yield will die. Xun Zi
[ Born Defer Die Each Follow Human Inclinations Love Nature Other Profit Snatch Struggle Such These Will Yield]
Nobody's profitable at this moment, because recession is on; advertising dollars are down, and expenses are way up. So that kind of belies the situation that you would expect, because the ratings are way up everywhere. Brit Hume
[ Advertising Because Dollars Down Everywhere Expect Expenses Kind Moment Nobody Profitable Ratings Recession Situation Up Way Would]
Profit and bottom line, the contemporary mantra, eliminates the very source of architectural expression. Arthur Erickson
[ Architectural Bottom Contemporary Eliminates Expression Line Mantra Profit Source Very]
I have worked to expand the health care debate beyond the current for-profit system, to include a public option and an amendment to free the states to pursue single payer. Dennis Kucinich
[ Amendment Beyond Care Current Debate Expand Free Health Include Option Public Pursue Single States System Worked]
This land may be profitable to those that will adventure it. Henry Hudson
[ Adventure Land May Profitable Those Will]
As a consequence, progress has come to mean simply more power, more profit, more productivity, more paper prosperity, all of which are convertible into standards concerned only with size or magnitude rather than quality or excellence. Alex Campbell
[ Come Concerned Consequence Convertible Excellence Into Magnitude Mean More Only Paper Power Productivity Profit Progress Prosperity Quality Rather Simply Size Standards Than Which]
Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times. Richard Rogers Architecture
[ Aesthetic Follows Form Our Principle Profit Times]
All told, these profit levels have put the world's five largest publicly traded oil companies on track to earn more than $100 billion before year's end. Yet, at the same time that Big Oil's bottom line is going up, so are Americans' energy costs. Allyson Schwartz
[ Americans Before Big Billion Bottom Companies Costs Earn End Energy Five Going Largest Levels Line More Oil Profit Publicly Put Same Than These Time Told Track Traded Up World Year Yet]
False shame accompanies a man that is poor, shame that either harms a man greatly or profits him; shame is with poverty, but confidence with wealth. Hesiod
[ Accompanies Confidence Either False Greatly Harms Him Man Poor Poverty Profits Shame Wealth]
Civilization and profit go hand in hand. Calvin Coolidge
[ Civilization Go Hand Profit]
A person is born with a liking for profit. Xun Zi
[ Born Liking Person Profit]
If a man suffers ill, let it be without shame; for this is the only profit when we are dead. You will never say a good word about deeds that are evil and disgraceful. Aeschylus
[ Dead Deeds Disgraceful Evil Good Ill Man Never Only Profit Say Shame Suffers Will Without Word]
Admire a small ship, but put your freight in a large one; for the larger the load, the greater will be the profit upon profit. Hesiod
[ Admire Freight Greater Large Larger Load Profit Put Ship Small Upon Will Your]
Do you know how many houses all of the nonprofits have built? No more than 5,000 in five years. Do you know how many we lost? Two hundred thousand. Mary Landrieu
[ Built Five Houses How Hundred Know Lost Many More Than Thousand Two Years]
The private sector is motivated by profit and efficiency and the US government often is not. Eric Anderson
[ Efficiency Government Motivated Often Private Profit Sector Us]
For it is mutual trust, even more than mutual interest that holds human associations together. Our friends seldom profit us but they make us feel safe. Marriage is a scheme to accomplish exactly that same end. H. L. Mencken
[ Accomplish Associations End Even Exactly Feel Friends Holds Human Interest Make Marriage More Mutual Our Profit Safe Same Scheme Seldom Than Together Trust Us]
At an expense trifling indeed, compared to what she frequently spends upon unprofitable contests, she might place the moral world on a new foundation, and to rise the pinnacle of moral glory. John Strachan
[ Compared Contests Expense Foundation Frequently Glory Indeed Might Moral New Pinnacle Place Rise She Spends Trifling Unprofitable Upon World]
They make a humongous profit, but the people that work on the shows don't get paid a lot because they're working on the Oscars show. It's the biggest show in the world. Bruce Vilanch
[ Because Biggest Get Lot Make Oscars Paid Profit Show Shows Work Working World]
War is never economically beneficial except for those in position to profit from war expenditures. Ron Paul
[ Beneficial Economically Except Expenditures Never Position Profit Those War]
All national institutions of churches, whether Jewish, Christian or Turkish, appear to me no other than human inventions, set up to terrify and enslave mankind, and monopolize power and profit. Thomas Paine
[ Appear Christian Churches Enslave Human Institutions Inventions Jewish Mankind Monopolize National Other Power Profit Set Terrify Than Turkish Up Whether]
Like the vast majority of my constituents, I continue to be concerned about record profits reported by petroleum companies at a time when consumers are paying record high prices for gasoline. Mike Rogers
[ Companies Concerned Constituents Consumers Continue Gasoline High Majority Paying Petroleum Prices Profits Record Reported Time Vast]
Finally, I would like to remind record companies that they have a cultural responsibility to give the buying public great music. Milking a trend to death is not contributing to culture and is ultimately not profitable. Tony Visconti
[ Buying Companies Contributing Cultural Culture Death Finally Give Great Milking Music Profitable Public Record Remind Responsibility Trend Ultimately Would]
Those who have prospered and profited from life's lottery have a moral obligation to share their good fortune. Dick Gephardt
[ Fortune Good Life Lottery Moral Obligation Profited Prospered Share Their Those]
That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit. Amos Bronson Alcott
[ Book Closed Delight Expectation Good Opened Profit Which]
It's the most righteous, which of course is not the same thing as the most profitable. Nikolai Gogol
[ Course Most Profitable Righteous Same Thing Which]
With these vast advantages, ordinary and extraordinary, one would have supposed the North would have been content, and would have at least respected the security and tranquility of such obedient and profitable brethren; but such is not human nature. Robert Toombs
[ Advantages Been Brethren Content Extraordinary Human Least Nature North Obedient Ordinary Profitable Respected Security Such Supposed These Tranquility Vast Would]
We ask from the heart that supermarkets, which are now more profitable and selling more, help us to take care of the pocketbook of the people by not raising prices. Nestor Kirchner
[ Ask Care Heart Help More Now Pocketbook Prices Profitable Raising Selling Take Us Which]
There is no philosophy which is not founded upon knowledge of the phenomena, but to get any profit from this knowledge it is absolutely necessary to be a mathematician. Daniel Bernoulli
[ Absolutely Any Founded Get Knowledge Mathematician Necessary Phenomena Philosophy Profit Upon Which]
He only profits from praise who values criticism. Heinrich Heine
[ Criticism Only Praise Profits Values]
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly. Plutarch
[ Badly Even How Know Listen Profit Talk Those Will]
The best plan is to profit by the folly of others. Pliny the Elder
[ Best Folly Others Plan Profit]
Companies are not charitable enterprises: They hire workers to make profits. In the United States, this logic still works. In Europe, it hardly does. Paul Samuelson
[ Charitable Companies Does Enterprises Europe Hardly Hire Logic Make Profits States Still United Workers Works]
A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large. Henry Ford
[ Absolutely Business Devoted Embarrassingly Large Only Profits Service Will Worry]
It is more profitable for your congressman to support the tobacco industry than your life. Jackie Mason
[ Congressman Industry Life More Profitable Support Than Tobacco Your]
While other industries have suffered, the nonprofit arts world continues to build in strength while it encourages the growth of innumerable small businesses on its periphery, thereby creating more jobs. Louise Slaughter
[ Arts Build Businesses Continues Creating Encourages Growth Industries Innumerable Jobs More Nonprofit Other Periphery Small Strength Suffered Thereby While World]
We expect all our businesses to have a positive impact on our top and bottom lines. Profitability is very important to us or we wouldn't be in this business. Jeff Bezos
[ Bottom Business Businesses Expect Impact Important Lines Our Positive Profitability Top Us Very]
One who works for his own profit is likely to work hard. One who works for the use of others, without profit to himself, is likely not to work any harder than he must. B. Carroll Reece
[ Any Hard Harder Himself His Likely Must Others Own Profit Than Use Without Work Works]
Chances are that neither the client nor the agency will ever know very much about what role the ad has played in sales or profits of the client, either short-term or long-term. Michael Schudson
[ Ad Agency Chances Client Either Ever Know Long-Term Much Neither Nor Played Profits Role Sales Short-Term Very Will]
The myth of black women profiting at the expense of black men is the oldest rap around. Johnnetta Betsch Cole
[ Around Black Expense Men Myth Oldest Profiting Rap Women]
The percentage you're paying is too high priced While you're living beyond all your means And the man in the suit has just bought a new car From the profit he's made on your dreams. Steve Winwood
[ Beyond Bought Car Dreams High Just Living Made Man Means New Paying Percentage Priced Profit Suit Too While Your]
Suppliers and especially manufacturers have market power because they have information about a product or a service that the customer does not and cannot have, and does not need if he can trust the brand. This explains the profitability of brands. Peter Drucker
[ Because Brand Brands Cannot Customer Does Especially Explains Information Manufacturers Market Need Power Product Profitability Service Suppliers Trust]
Regardless of the moral issue, dishonesty in advertising has proved very unprofitable. Leo Burnett
[ Advertising Dishonesty Issue Moral Proved Regardless Unprofitable Very]
Markets are designed to allow individuals to look after their private needs and to pursue profit. It's really a great invention and I wouldn't under-estimate the value of that, but they're not designed to take care of social needs. George Soros
[ After Allow Care Designed Great Individuals Invention Look Markets Needs Private Profit Pursue Really Social Take Their Value]
If you open up the mind, the opportunity to address both profits and social conditions are limitless. It's a process of innovation. Jerry Greenfield
[ Address Both Conditions Innovation Limitless Mind Open Opportunity Process Profits Social Up]
The number of great museums and nonprofits versus the number of corporate headquarters is incredibly out of whack. Richard Stengel
[ Corporate Great Headquarters Incredibly Museums Number Out Versus Whack]
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. Dale Carnegie Success
[ Again Different His Man Mistakes Profit Successful Try Way Will]
The pursuit of excellence is less profitable than the pursuit of bigness, but it can be more satisfying. David Ogilvy
[ Bigness Excellence Less More Profitable Pursuit Satisfying Than]
Just as Jimmy Stewart and Tyrone Power get 50 percent of the profits, so do I. Alan Ladd
[ Get Jimmy Just Percent Power Profits Stewart]
I felt devalued and disrespected. The energy behind it felt disingenuous and motivated by corporate profit. Lisa Bonet
[ Behind Corporate Devalued Disingenuous Disrespected Energy Felt Motivated Profit]
The elite media has been caught in so many lies because of false statements that its whole reputation has eroded, their circulation is down, and their profits are down. Geraldo Rivera
[ Because Been Caught Circulation Down Elite Eroded False Lies Many Media Profits Reputation Statements Their Whole]
The President's announcement sounded less like a national energy plan than like a page from an election-year play book. This Administration's plan to reduce obscene oil company profits is to regulate them less. Nick Rahall
[ Administration Announcement Book Company Energy Less National Obscene Oil Page Plan Play President Profits Reduce Regulate Sounded Than Them]
The guiding principle is not to manufacture the goods everyone needs, rather to earn profits for a few capitalists. Walter Ulbricht
[ Capitalists Earn Everyone Few Goods Guiding Manufacture Needs Principle Profits Rather]
As my men could profitably employ themselves on these streams, I moved slowly along, averaging not more than five or six miles per day and sometimes remained two days at the same encampment. William Henry Ashley
[ Along Averaging Could Day Days Employ Encampment Five Men Miles More Moved Per Remained Same Six Slowly Sometimes Streams Than Themselves These Two]
The fact is that surveys which media people openly admit to show that fewer than twelve percent of their customers believe they're doing a good job, while the average profit margin in television is in the neighborhood of eighty percent. L. Neil Smith
[ Admit Average Believe Customers Doing Eighty Fact Fewer Good Job Margin Media Neighborhood Openly Percent Profit Show Surveys Television Than Their Twelve Which While]
Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable. Simone de Beauvoir
[ Cares Far Individual Only Profitable Society]
Organizations get invested into a particular product. And sometimes the best thing is to stop making that product, even though it's profitable, because it has optimized at a local peak. Kevin Kelly
[ Because Best Even Get Into Invested Local Making Optimized Organizations Particular Peak Product Profitable Sometimes Stop Thing Though]
We got more provisions for our whiskey than the same money, which we paid for the liquor, would have bought; so after all it proved a very profitable investment. Buffalo Bill
[ After Bought Got Investment Liquor Money More Our Paid Profitable Proved Provisions Same Than Very Which Whiskey Would]
As long as people will accept crap, it will be financially profitable to dispense it. Dick Cavett
[ Accept Crap Dispense Financially Long Profitable Will]
We can't allow multinational oil companies boasting of record profits to gouge consumers... We must do what we can to fix this problem. Stephanie Herseth
[ Allow Boasting Companies Consumers Fix Multinational Must Oil Problem Profits Record]
The worst crime against working people is a company which fails to operate at a profit. Samuel Gompers
[ Against Company Crime Fails Operate Profit Which Working Worst]
The oil companies regard nuclear power as their rival, who will reduce their profits, so they put out a lot of disinformation about nuclear power. James Lovelock
[ Companies Disinformation Lot Nuclear Oil Out Power Profits Put Reduce Regard Rival Their Will]
There can be no rise in the value of labour without a fall of profits. David Ricardo Finance
[ Fall Labour Profits Rise Value Without]
Racism, in the first place, is a weapon used by the wealthy to increase the profits they bring in by paying Black workers less for their work. Angela Davis
[ Black Bring First Increase Less Paying Place Profits Racism Their Used Wealthy Weapon Work Workers]
Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to its possessor unless it is kept under control. Don Marquis
[ Control Good Honesty Kept Possessor Profitable Thing Under Unless]
I want business to prosper and make a profit caused by business expansion and prosperity. Roy Barnes
[ Business Caused Expansion Make Profit Prosper Prosperity Want]
Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him by the chains of gratitude, since it was not to him but to God that the gift was made. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
[ Bound Chains Charity Ever Gift God Gratitude Him Humiliated Made Never Nor Profited Since]
Nobody ever lost money taking a profit. Bernard Baruch
[ Ever Lost Money Nobody Profit Taking]
Yes, you are running businesses, and yes, we understand and accept that, but surely there must be a level beyond which profit from news is simply indecent. Christiane Amanpour
[ Accept Beyond Businesses Indecent Level Must News Profit Running Simply Surely Understand Which Yes]
Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty. Idleness is the devil's home for temptation and for unprofitable, distracting musings; while labor profit others and ourselves. Anne Baxter
[ Constant Devil Distracting Duty Home Idleness Labor Musings Others Ourselves Profit Sin Temptation Unprofitable While]
Most American fascists are enthusiastically supporting the war effort. They are doing this even in those cases where they hope to have profitable connections with German chemical firms after the war ends. Henry A. Wallace
[ After American Cases Chemical Connections Doing Effort Ends Enthusiastically Even Fascists Firms German Hope Most Profitable Supporting Those War Where]
We have to choose between a global market driven only by calculations of short-term profit, and one which has a human face. Kofi Annan
[ Between Calculations Choose Driven Face Global Human Market Only Profit Short-Term Which]
Hard Day's Night was one of those great films that will never happen again to anyone in their lifetime. UA were in profit before we'd even finished shooting - The advance sales on the album - the film was out before the album was out was more than it cost UA to make the film. Richard Lester
[ Advance Again Album Anyone Before Cost Day Even Film Films Finished Great Happen Hard Lifetime Make More Never Night Out Profit Sales Shooting Than Their Those Were Will]
Nothing profits more than self-esteem, grounded on what is just and right. John Milton
[ Grounded Just More Nothing Profits Right Self-Esteem Than]
I never lost money by turning a profit. Bernard Baruch
[ Lost Money Never Profit Turning]
In an information society, education is no mere amenity; it is the prime tool for growing people and profits. John Naisbitt
[ Education Growing Information Mere Prime Profits Society Tool]
I am fully persuaded that thousands of our fellow-men might profit equally by a similar course to mine; but, constitutions not being all alike, a different course of treatment may be advisable for the removal of so tormenting an affliction. William Banting
[ Advisable Affliction Alike Am Being Constitutions Course Different Equally Fellow-Men Fully May Might Mine Our Persuaded Profit Removal Similar Thousands Tormenting Treatment]
Life is divided into three terms - that which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present to live better in the future. William Wordsworth
[ Better Divided Future Into Learn Life Live Past Present Profit Terms Three Us Which Will]
The U.S. army confirmed that it gave a lucrative fire fighting contract in Iraq to the firm once run by the Vice President Dick Cheney without any competitive bidding. When asked if this could be conceived as Cheney's friends profiting from the war, the spokesman said 'Yes.' Conan O'Brien
[ Any Army Asked Bidding Cheney Competitive Conceived Confirmed Contract Could Fighting Fire Firm Friends Gave Iraq Lucrative Once President Profiting Run Said Spokesman Vice War Without Yes]
Turning corporations loose and letting the profit motive run amok is not a prescription for a more livable world. Tom Scholz
[ Corporations Letting Livable Loose More Motive Prescription Profit Run Turning World]
In general, anyone who paid the long distance telephone tax will get the refund on their 2006 federal income tax return. This includes individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations. Virgil Goode
[ Anyone Businesses Distance Federal General Get Includes Income Individuals Long Organizations Paid Refund Return Tax Telephone Their Will]
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. James Rouse
[ Business Legitimate Need Product Profit Profitable Provide Purpose Service Well]
If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work. Nhat Hanh
[ Basic Daily Everyone Happy Kind Life Most Only Our Peace Peaceful Profit Smile Will Work]
It is not by the absolute quantity of produce obtained by either class, that we can correctly judge of the rate of profit, rent, and wages, but by the quantity of labour required to obtain that produce. David Ricardo
[ Absolute Class Correctly Either Judge Labour Obtain Obtained Produce Profit Quantity Rate Rent Required Wages]
You can no longer buy commodities at Merrill Lynch. My guess is many analysts and even executives are too young to know how profitable a hot commodities market can be. They will soon. Jim Rogers
[ Analysts Buy Commodities Even Executives Guess Hot How Know Longer Lynch Many Market Merrill Profitable Soon Too Will Young]
The Mozilla Foundation is an independent, nonprofit organization. Mitchell Baker
[ Foundation Independent Mozilla Nonprofit Organization]
I basically believe the medical insurance industry should be nonprofit, not profit-making. There is no way a health reform plan will work when it is implemented by an industry that seeks to return money to shareholders instead of using that money to provide health care. Diane Feinstein
[ Basically Believe Care Health Implemented Industry Instead Insurance Medical Money Nonprofit Plan Provide Reform Return Seeks Shareholders Should Using Way Will Work]
It may not always be profitable at first for businesses to be online, but it is certainly going to be unprofitable not to be online. Esther Dyson Technology
[ Always Businesses Certainly First Going May Online Profitable Unprofitable]
He has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so. Walter Lippmann
[ Conduct Dangerous Himself Holds Honor Ideal Inconvenient Though Unprofitable]
Those who cultivate moral confusion for profit should understand this: we will name their names and shame them as they deserve to be shamed. Bob Dole
[ Confusion Cultivate Deserve Moral Name Names Profit Shame Shamed Should Their Them Those Understand Will]
Sometimes what's right isn't as important as what's profitable. Trey Parker
[ Important Profitable Right Sometimes]
Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart. Scott Adams Business
[ Between Difference Expense Look Makes Profit Remind Revenue Smart]
Our people get profit-sharing checks. I got a report the other day that says that 84 percent of our people participate in our stock purchase program, where they can buy stock at a 15 percent discount. David Neeleman
[ Buy Checks Day Discount Get Got Other Our Participate Percent Program Purchase Report Says Stock Where]
And if we are in this state, if we had an eternity of probation, what reason have we to suppose that we should profit by it - if we had ever so long a time to chose for ourselves we should pursue our own will, to gratify our carnal I desires. Elias Hicks
[ Carnal Chose Desires Eternity Ever Gratify Had Long Our Ourselves Own Probation Profit Pursue Reason Should State Suppose Time Will]
U.S. companies rely on the European market for more than half of their global foreign profits. John Bruton
[ Companies European Foreign Global Half Market More Profits Rely Than Their]
Business 2.0 was hugely profitable last year, and will be profitable this year. James Daly
[ Business Hugely Last Profitable Will Year]
Today the Internet is run by private sector interests within the United States under the supervision of a nonprofit entity formed by the U.S. Department of Commerce. Robin Hayes
[ Commerce Department Entity Formed Interests Internet Nonprofit Private Run Sector States Supervision Today Under United Within]
I am in the process of starting a nonprofit organization that gives rescued animals a home in a simulated wild environment and, for those who have been tested on, who are disabled, aggressive, etc., their own space to live out their days. Casey Affleck
[ Aggressive Am Animals Been Days Disabled Environment Etc Gives Home Live Nonprofit Organization Out Own Process Rescued Simulated Space Starting Tested Their Those Wild]
Entrepreneurial profit is the expression of the value of what the entrepreneur contributes to production. Joseph A. Schumpeter
[ Contributes Entrepreneur Entrepreneurial Expression Production Profit Value]
What's immediately profitable is the only kind of logic that capitalism understands. Susan George
[ Capitalism Immediately Kind Logic Only Profitable Understands]
Was the crew well? Was I not? I had profited in many ways by the voyage. I had even gained flesh, and actually weighed a pound more than when I sailed from Boston. Joshua Slocum
[ Actually Boston Crew Even Flesh Gained Had Many More Pound Profited Sailed Than Voyage Ways Weighed Well]
Far too many executives have become more concerned with the "four P's" - pay, perks, power and prestige - rather than making profits for shareholders. T. Boone Pickens
[ Become Concerned Executives Far Four Making Many More Pay Perks Power Prestige Profits Rather Shareholders Than Too]
What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own soul? Robert Fulghum
[ Does Gains His Loses Man Own Profit Soul Whole World]
Not to say that corporations are perfect today, but even grand corporations like Dupont have made immense progress in translating some of their past environmentally damaging practices into new profit opportunities. Maurice Strong
[ Corporations Damaging Dupont Environmentally Even Grand Immense Into Made New Opportunities Past Perfect Practices Profit Progress Say Some Their Today Translating]
There is nothing the body suffers the soul may not profit by. George Meredith
[ Body May Nothing Profit Soul Suffers]
I believe that the profits will come from the quality of your creative products. Since the beginning, I've always wanted to develop a self-feeding circle of creative productions: the positive financial returns from one show would be used to develop and create a new show, and so on. Guy Laliberte
[ Always Beginning Believe Circle Come Create Creative Develop Financial New Positive Productions Products Profits Quality Returns Show Since Used Wanted Will Would Your]
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience. George Washington
[ Back Bought Dearly Derive Errors Experience Lessons Look Past Profiting Purpose Should Unless Useful]
I think that George Lucas' 'Star Wars' films are fantastic. What he's done, which I admire, is he has taken all the money and profit from those films and poured it into developing digital sound and surround sound, which we are using today. Peter Jackson
[ Admire Developing Digital Done Fantastic Films George Into Lucas Money Poured Profit Sound Star Surround Taken Think Those Today Using Wars Which]
Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes us pay dearly for its instruction; and often the profit we derive, is not worth the price we paid. Elizabeth Hardwick
[ Adversity Dearly Derive Great Instruction Makes Often Paid Pay Price Profit Teacher Us Worth]
Madness is tonic and invigorating. It makes the sane more sane. The only ones who are unable to profit by it are the insane. Henry Miller
[ Insane Invigorating Madness Makes More Ones Only Profit Sane Tonic Unable]
To make crime unprofitable, let the government run it. Irene Peter
[ Crime Government Make Run Unprofitable]