59 Total Quotes

David Friedman Quotes

This will be a real test about how serious he is about ending this addiction.
David Friedman
#Addiction

He was in constant pursuit of new challenges. He chose to be a passing quarterback when a pass was used in desperation.
David Friedman
#Challenges

The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
David Friedman
#Force #Haitian Statesman

The notion is we can't work together, [so] our own separate government will serve us, ... It's a very divisive message.
David Friedman
#Government

ethanol has great potential to help the U.S. kick our oil habit, but that's 20 or 30 years away.
David Friedman
#Habit

After the Bush administration acknowledged our oil addiction, one might have expected a slam dunk, but this is an air ball.
David Friedman
#Addiction

People no longer seem shocked by expressions of overt bigotry,
David Friedman
#Bigotry

Corn ethanol can help in the short term, but it has serious limitations, and none of this is going to work if we don't dramatically improve the efficiency of our cars and trucks.
David Friedman
#Haitian Statesman

There is clearly not going to be a reconciliation here, and she has every reason and right to want to go on with her life,
David Friedman
#Reconciliation

Not in my wildest dreams did I think I would be on this stage.
David Friedman
#Dreams

always been the rallying cry of extremists.
David Friedman
#Extremes And Extremists

We've listened closely and are making changes that provide added flexibility at price points more favorable to our customers.
David Friedman
#Flexibility

Such references are inappropriate and insensitive, and, as part of a discussion of the death penalty in the Commonwealth of Virginia, trivialize the horrors of the Holocaust,
David Friedman
#Holocaust #Death Penalty

Such references are inappropriate and insensitive, and, as part of a discussion of the death penalty in the Commonwealth of Virginia, trivialize the horrors of the Holocaust.
David Friedman
#Holocaust #Death Penalty

As our service has expanded to more airlines and destinations worldwide, passengers have enjoyed the benefits of airborne Internet access. Yet, through our customer research, passengers also have told us they want simplified pricing based on the time they are connected and more options for how to pay for it. We've listened closely and are making changes that provide added flexibility at price points more favorable to our customers.
David Friedman
#Flexibility #Airlines

We believe this is a first, having online video game champions playing live while a mile-high above the earth.
David Friedman
#Earth

And yet we got nothing in these final rules, nothing in the way of improvements on the miniscule change in fuel-economy standards proposed in August. Nothing to reduce our dependence on oil or to address high fuel costs.
David Friedman
#Improvements

Ethanol, hydrogen, electricity - it is going to take 20 or 30 years for them to have a major impact, and consumers need help today. Even if we are successful with ethanol, we can't kick our oil habit unless we move to fuel economy.
David Friedman
#Habit #Electricity #Economy #Consumers

A lot of people are engaging in political posturing ahead of the midterm elections, but it's not clear that a lot of them are willing to do what it takes to actually help consumers.
David Friedman
#Consumers

The direct use of physical force is so poor a solution to the problem of limited resources that it is commonly employed only by small children and great nations.
David Friedman
#Haitian Statesman

As a person, I'm not that hopeful, but somehow the hopeful part of me reveals itself through my songs.
David Friedman
#Haitian Statesman

As time goes by, I realize that I do trust the wind. And I often write my songs for myself.
David Friedman
#Haitian Statesman

Composition is definitely what I'm born to do, and it came last.
David Friedman
#Haitian Statesman