56 Total Quotes

Carly Fiorina Quotes

Many people see technology as the problem behind the so-called digital divide. Others see it as the solution. Technology is neither. It must operate in conjunction with business, economic, political and social system.
Carly Fiorina
#American Businessman

On a pure technology basis, we are leapfrogging our competition in terms of processing performance and compute power, both in terms of the number of CPUs customers can order as well as in the performance of the processors themselves,
Carly Fiorina
#Competition

On a pure technology basis, we are leapfrogging our competition in terms of processing performance and compute power, both in terms of the number of CPUs customers can order as well as in the performance of the processors themselves.
Carly Fiorina
#Competition

Am I disappointed in his behavior and his decision? Absolutely, ... I can neither justify nor explain his decision.
Carly Fiorina
#Behavior

I think the dot-com boom and bust represented the end of the beginning. The industry is more mature today.
Carly Fiorina
#American Businessman #Beginning

Most of the media... is positioning the merger with Compaq and the recent actions by Walter Hewlett and David Packard as a fight between the past and the future.
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#American Businessman

Today's world is full of uncertainty, and predictions are difficult. We're staying focused on what we can control -- maximizing our operating model leverage, delivering the best possible products and services, accelerating market share gains, staying on the offense and investing in growth,
Carly Fiorina
#Control

Revolution Health Group is driven by an exceptional vision informed by the experience of world-class entrepreneurs, business innovators and investors, ... I'm excited to join the board.
Carly Fiorina
#Business

Cchoose to be brave and to keep moving forward. Don't let your options paralyze you.
Carly Fiorina
#Brave

Do not be afraid to make decisions, do not be afraid to make mistakes.
Carly Fiorina
#American Businessman

Courage is not the absence of fear, courage is acting in spite of fear
Carly Fiorina
#Courage

It's now time for all of us--those who supported the merger and those who opposed it--to pull together for the benefit of the company.
Carly Fiorina
#Merger

Given the current market environment, we are no longer confident that we can satisfy our value creation and employee retention objectives -- and I am unwilling to subject the HP organization to the continuing distraction of pursuing this acquisition any further,
Carly Fiorina
#Creation

I believe that this is the end of the pure product era, ... Products become much more useful when they're surrounded by services.
Carly Fiorina
#Believe

This announcement marks a defining moment in the evolution of HP's imaging and printing business,
Carly Fiorina
#Business

That is, units that are very small in footprint that are lower cost than traditional photo finishing. Therefore, they can be made available to consumers in a whole host of outlets all around the world, opening up some new and non-traditional ways of making the joys of digital imaging available to consumer all around the world.
Carly Fiorina
#Cost

Our results validate the Compaq merger,
Carly Fiorina
#Merger

This world is clearly emerging before our eyes. The shifts ahead, the opportunities ahead are massive.
Carly Fiorina
#American Businessman

[She also said open-source software, such as Linux, is another key element in this new world.] It is at its core open, ... this movement, of course, goes far beyond Linux.
Carly Fiorina
#Elements

You have to master not only the art of listening to your head, you must also master listening to your heart and listening to your gut
Carly Fiorina
#Art

Leadership comes in small acts as well as bold strokes
Carly Fiorina
#Acts

My mother...taught me about the power of inspiration and courage, and she did it with a strength and a passion that I wish could be bottled.
Carly Fiorina
#Courage

We cannot say every step has been perfect, but we can say with confidence today we are where we intended to be.
Carly Fiorina
#Confidence

I think the company's [HP's] success will be my legacy. The company's failure will be my failure, with all the predictable consequences of that.
Carly Fiorina
#Failure

Many people have asked me how I feel about losing my job.
Carly Fiorina
#American Businessman

The truth is, I'm proud of the life I've lived so far, and although I've made my share of mistakes, I have no regrets.
Carly Fiorina
#American Businessman

more choice and lower cost.
Carly Fiorina
#Choice

The state is facing a unique and extraordinary set of challenges and opportunities that demand the involvement of all of us to address them. It's time for everyone to pull together to improve California's competitiveness.
Carly Fiorina
#Challenges

We think the growth guidance we've given you for 2001 is sustainable for the long period given the breadth and depth of our portfolio, ... We have shown where the growth is coming from in terms of our product line, geography and our customers. We think we've made great progress in accelerating production of IT and patent generation equipment and that will bode well for us in 2001.
Carly Fiorina
#Growth