We have managed to acquire $13 trillion of debt on our balance sheet. In my view we have nothing to show for it. We haven't invested in our roads, our bridges, our waste-water systems, our sewer systems. We haven't even maintained the assets that our parents and grandparents built for us.

By : Michael Bennett 0 Likes          


The real tragedy of the poor is the poverty of their aspirations.

By : Adam Smith

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I feel that I, and the people under my command, tried to use all the traditional methods of recruiting agents which were also used by other intelligence services

By : Markus Wolf

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The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work.

By : Hasan Al Basri

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I always like to refer managers in corporate America as the renters of the corporate assets, not the owners.

By : Henry Kravis

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Poetry should help, not only to refine the language of the time, but to prevent it from changing too rapidly.

By : T. S. Eliot

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Olympism is the marriage of sport and culture.

By : Juan Antonio Samaranch

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I think men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage. They've experienced pain and bought jewelry.

By : Rita Rudner

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Nearly every study shows that competition from cheap foreign labor undercuts the wages of American workers and legal immigrants.

By : Lamar S. Smith

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When I was a teenager, I began to settle into school because I'd discovered the extracurricular activities that interested me: music and theater.

By : Morgan Freeman

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For me, this is a familiar image - people in the organization ready and willing to do good work, wanting to contribute their ideas, ready to take responsibility, and leaders holding them back, insisting that they wait for decisions or instructions.

By : Margaret J. Wheatley

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A publisher should always be on the receiving end. He should take an interest in almost any subject and remain anonymous, letting the author take center stage.

By : Cass Canfield

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It doesn't bother me that Seven has such an overtly sexual presence, because she has no concept of what effect that physical package would have on some male member of the crew. That's what's fun, her innocence.

By : Jeri Ryan

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