18 Total Quotes

Charles Wilson Quotes

A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability than they think they have so that they consistently do better work than they thought they could
Charles Wilson
#Ability

The weak results reflect a poor performance in the retail business, with like-for-like gross win down 2.3 percent.
Charles Wilson
#Business

It is futile to talk too much about the past . . . like trying to make birth control retroactive.
Charles Wilson
#Birth

We have never gotten past this round in the playoffs, so the girls are taking this game very seriously. The girls want to get a win, and they will do whatever it takes to get it done.
Charles Wilson
#Game

For years I thought what was good for our country was good for General Motors and vice versa. The difference did not exist. Our company is too big. It goes with the welfare of the country.
Charles Wilson
#American Businessman #Country

It's partly the Southernization of America, in that the Southern working-class version of redneck is becoming the national version, and it's good-natured, it has humor and, in some ways, it's a performance.
Charles Wilson
#America

We've been wearing sweaters and hats. We had plastic put over the windows outside too.
Charles Wilson
#Hats

When the economy slows, people tend not to go on holiday, but they will spend more on small-ticket items like eating out.
Charles Wilson
#Economy

This is a society that puts a great stress on etiquette, manners and performing roles. Even in the midst of a terrible disaster, it's still expected that you perform your role.
Charles Wilson
#Etiquette

They wouldn't leave, they knew the job needed to be done and they were going to stay until it was finished. And that's exactly what you hope your fellow man would do for you,
Charles Wilson
#Job

What's good for the country is good for General Motors, and vice versa.
Charles Wilson
#Business #Country

We depend on (Wilson) a lot. If we keep her in the ballgame, she's a big key for us. If someone makes a mistake, they're counting on her to get the rebound or the block.
Charles Wilson
#Ball Game

The price of progress is trouble, and I must be making a lot of progress.
Charles Wilson
#American Businessman #Price

The generally accepted explanation for the Miracle was that it had been just that: an act of divine intervention on a colossal scale ... An event had taken place in defiance of everything commonly accepted as natural law; it had fundamentally transformed a generous portion of the EarthÍs surface in a single night. It's only precedents were Biblical.
Charles Wilson
#Miracle #Defiance