34 Total Quotes

James Adams Quotes

Age acquires no value save through thought and discipline.
James Adams
#Age And Aging

Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along with which comes the inner voice which says, 'This is the real me,' and when you have found that attitude, follow it.
James Adams
#Attitude

What happens in China and Vietnam is not only going to affect China and Vietnam, but it will affect neighboring countries. And, I think as has been demonstrated by the movement of the virus that in fact Europe, Eastern Europe has been infected. We are quite concerned…given the migratory paths of birds, we are quite concerned about Africa, although Africa has not been hit yet.
James Adams
#Vietnam

Advertising is the principal reason why the business man has come to inherit the earth.
James Adams
#Advertising

David's outstanding experience and expertise in business banking will be a tremendous asset to our business clients and Bremer employees. He is the ideal person for this position, and I am thrilled to welcome David to Bremer.
James Adams
#Business

The most common trouble with advertising is that it tries too hard to impress people.
James Adams
#Advertising

The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind.
James Adams
#Attitude

Great designers seldom make great advertising men, because they get overcome by the beauty of the picture - and forget that merchandise must be sold.
James Adams
#Advertising

If the FBI and the Senate can be so easily hacked, what does that say for the nation, in the public and private sectors?
James Adams
#Senate

You can fiddle enough with the system to (make the office) look better,
James Adams
#Office

Its not a fact that we have a potential hazard in the Ports-mouth area,
James Adams
#Potential

Its just a proactive approach by the Postal Service nationwide to make sure that we dont have a repeat of the tragedy that we had in October of 2001.
James Adams
#Service

What we have at the moment is a quite remarkable lack of knowledge about what's out there and how to defend against it. Until it's addressed, you're going to see this again and again.
James Adams
#Knowledge

[James Adams, the senior assistant special agent in charge of the FBI's Dallas office and a former Marine Corps helicopter pilot in Vietnam, had flown up to Perry with the others, and it fell to him to make a decision. He determined that the roof was not suitable for a chopper landing -- there were too many trees and power lines. The best alternative was to use the sheriff's van to transport the prisoner to a helicopter. They could back the van up to a courthouse entrance and walk their man out. But they would have to move fast,] We were concerned about an assault with a rifle, ... And the bulletproof vests that we have don't stop a rifle round. And quite frankly, I didn't think to put a bulletproof vest on him.
James Adams
#Office

They have a history of discipline and structure and training and process and a mind-set of creativity and initiative, and that's a wonderful combination you rarely find in the business world.
James Adams
#Creativity

If anything, people are going to commit a little larger funds than we are asking for.
James Adams
#People

It's an attempt to control decorum in the courtroom in a situation that is highly volatile considering the nature of the offense.
James Adams
#Control

Growing up I didn't know any other way.
James Adams
#Growing Up

It keeps my mind busy and gives me a reason to get up.
James Adams
#Mind

I don't think I've ever seen so many guys that big in my life. Those guys are just huge.
James Adams
#Life

They approach football with a lot more maturity than we do.
James Adams
#Football

If advertising had a little more respect for the public, the public would have a lot more respect for advertising.
James Adams
#Advertising

Millions of dollars' worth of advertising shows such little respect for the reader's intelligence that it amounts almost to outright insult.
James Adams
#Intelligence

We cannot advance without new experiments in living, but no wise man tries every day what he has proved wrong the day before.
James Adams
#Wisdom

The freedom now desired by many is not freedom to do and dare but freedom from care and worry
James Adams
#Worry

It may be that without a vision men shall die. It is no less true that, without hard practical sense, they shall also die. Without Jefferson the new nation might have lost its soul. Without Hamilton it would assuredly have been killed in body.
James Adams
#Men

There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it ill behaves any of us to find fault with the rest of us.
James Adams
#Gossip

There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
James Adams
#Living

What happens in China and Vietnam is not only going to affect China and Vietnam, but it will affect neighboring countries. And, I think as has been demonstrated by the movement of the virus that in fact Europe, Eastern Europe has been infected. We are quite concernedgiven the migratory paths of birds, we are quite concerned about Africa, although Africa has not been hit yet.
James Adams
#Birds #China