22 Total Quotes

Paul Parker Quotes

We've received word from the National Weather Service that tropical-force weather should hit Lufkin sometime between 5:30 and 10 a.m. Saturday morning, ... Projections have Hurricane Rita making landfall somewhere in the Jefferson County area by about 11 a.m. Saturday.
Paul Parker
#Force

People like to feel they are buying of their own good judgment as a result of the information the salesman has given them
Paul Parker
#Information

If you live in a mobile home or in areas that are prone to flooding, please make arrangements to leave town before the storm hits,
Paul Parker
#Home

Our shelters are at capacity, and in some cases, they're overflowing with people,
Paul Parker
#People

We've just been overwhelmed by the number of people that are coming through Lufkin as they evacuate the Gulf Coast area.
Paul Parker
#People

If an appraisal is done, it basically describes that item and puts a current value on it. If it can be replaced, it will be replaced. If not, the claims department can look at the appraisal.
Paul Parker
#Value

People should not leave their homes now if they don't have to,
Paul Parker
#People

Allow me a bit of philosophy here... We started tele skiing as a rebellion against rules.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

By alpine I mean that the gear is viable for ski mountaineering and touring in mountains as rugged as the Alps, or Alaska, or Canada.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

Challenging snow is one of my favorite kinds of skiing, and I like being able to switch techniques at liberty.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

Come winter, I'm up at 5am every morning just because it's out there. Waiting for it to get light. There is so much to do on skis.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

Even as the sport evolves into different kinds of riders in different environments, there still seems to be a common thread that makes us a community.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

Feeling a part of that community is my greatest reward.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

For me, being able to go anywhere you want, with an element of precision and control, has been the goal.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

I wanted to feel that precision and control and then try to apply it to tele. That's what I've looked for in my gear development through the years, and today, tele is very precise, very high-performance.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

In each of these companies I do whatever needs to be done, whether it's ideas, testing, marketing, catalog copy-writing, or dishes.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

One item on my agenda is simply planning trips, setting them as goals, something to look forward to.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

Some will say that tele has lost its soul with the new gear. My feeling is that if people don't want to use the big stuff, they don't have to.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

There are many skiers who have chosen tele for a more compact, streamlined skiing system.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

We are a bunch of passionate people, passionate about our sport, and it's human nature, too, to want to think that our way is the right way.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

We have to be careful about creating more rules.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete

What will reinvent Alpine is if we create too many rules, create too much of a scene that obscures the value of a very cool, elegant, free sport.
Paul Parker
#English Athlete