17 Total Quotes

Michael Friedman Quotes

A lot of kids wish to meet a certain celebrity or go somewhere special for vacation. When I was in the hospital so much, I realized how lucky I was to have my videogames and other things that made my visits go by more quickly. There's a lot of down time, and if you don't have something to focus on, it can really get hard.
Michael Friedman
#Celebrity

The scientific name for an animal that doesn't either run from or fight its enemies is lunch
Michael Friedman
#Enemies

We regret having to make these painful workforce reductions, but believe they are necessary for us to remain a strong, vibrant organization,
Michael Friedman
#Regret

One may view the past record very innocently -- as mistakes made, sloppiness, management problems on the part of the company, ... Or one may look take it much differently, and see a more sinister trend.
Michael Friedman
#Company

We know that some individuals who have taken these diet medications have heart values that are thick and don't function properly. They can cause the heart to perform poorly over time and become weaker over time.
Michael Friedman
#Heart

There is reason to believe that quite a number of them have already been consumed and we are following back this pathway very closely.
Michael Friedman
#Reason

These $1 million to $5 million yachts are like floating condos. People who can afford them are getting good pricing on them. They're also taking advantage of low interest rates. Also, if these boats come with a kitchen and restroom, then they can be classified as a second home and the interest can be written off as such.
Michael Friedman
#People

The stock trades at about 9 times its 2003 earnings,
Michael Friedman
#Earnings

We have done as much as we can to get to a resolution with a mayor who doesn't want a resolution. We have got to take the moral high ground and stay united. If we don't, we are going to be destroyed.
Michael Friedman
#Resolution

If individuals are taking these medications, they should cease taking them and should consult with their physicians about what next steps should be taken.
Michael Friedman
#Physicians

I was inspired by the brilliant minds of the doctors treating me. I had always considered becoming a doctor. Now I know what specialty I want to go into.
Michael Friedman
#Doctors

I've learned how important it is to live for the moment. But I'm still planning for the future.
Michael Friedman
#Future

The only time I wasn't [in school] was about a year and a half ago, when I was really sick and in the hospital for a whole month.
Michael Friedman
#School

The Congress and the American public have said they want smaller, more efficient government. I think the FDA has certainly recognized and responded to that,
Michael Friedman
#Congress

Consumption of excessive alcohol while taking pain relievers can be dangerous to your health.
Michael Friedman
#Alcohol And Alcoholism

Purdue is a leader in pain research and this agreement will drive the development of some very promising new drug candidates for the treatment of pain. We hope to file an investigational new drug (IND) application and commence human clinical trials in early 2007 for a compound that has already been identified, to be followed thereafter by IND filings for additional drug candidates on a yearly basis.
Michael Friedman
#Agreement

Rather than viewing a contract simply as documenting a deal for the future, smart businesses use it as a source of information. Lawyers can set up incentives so that payments only get made if certain benchmarks are met.
Michael Friedman
#Future