I think it's a terrible shame that politics has become show business.

By : Sydney Pollack 0 Likes          


Hopefully, as I get older in the business, I make my choices more accurately, and I perhaps know from either the script or the first meeting that it isn't going to work.

By : Ben Kingsley

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It's an immensely competitive business, and I can tell you the older you get, the parts are fewer, and the people who are proven performers are greater.

By : John Hurt

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

By : Don Young

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If you can run one business well, you can run any business well.

By : Alan Bleasdale

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Mr. Wrigley believed in this: Put all your eggs in one basket and watch the basket. They don't do that today. This is the old-fashioned way I'm talking about. He carried it on to his business. Do one thing and stay with it.

By : Ernie Banks

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I thought I was learning about show business. The more painful it was, the more important I thought the experience must be. Hating it, I convinced myself it must be invaluable.

By : Judy Holliday

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We can put our head in the sand and continue to lose jobs overseas and to other states, or we can say, 'You know what? We are not going to lose another job from California, and we're going to be the very best place to start and grow a business.' So I'll be the chief sales officer for California businesses.

By : Meg Whitman

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When teachers try to teach, nurses try to nurse, small businesses try to serve their clients and the police try to arrest criminals, there is always a regulator or three breathing down their necks. Conservatives want to make people's lives easier.

By : John Redwood

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We have grown used to money. The handling, the increase of it, is the chief business of life now with most of us.

By : Rebecca H. Davis

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The mercantile business did not suit me.

By : John James Audubon

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I spend 90 percent of my time saying no, and my accountant yells at me for it, but when I started in this business, I wanted my career to have legs.

By : Omar Epps

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A business of high principle generates greater drive and effectiveness because people know that they can do the right thing decisively and with confidence.

By : Marvin Bower

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