26 Total Quotes

Tom Foley Quotes

Journalists, by the way, are not just being targeted verbally or politically. They are also being targeted for real in places like Iraq.
Tom Foley
#American Politician #Journalists

These guys are busting their chops. They're really going after it. And when they're not taking ground balls, they're in the outfield playing balls off the bat. [On Monday], Luis Ordaz was soaked to the bone running after balls in the outfield. So, yeah, they're working at it. They know what that means. They know what Joe wants and expects. It's just helping them.
Tom Foley
#Balls

The longer this uncertainty persists, the more money I believe customers will remove from other subsidiaries.
Tom Foley
#Money

Well, to some degree, of course. You don't want to routinely be bringing bills to the floor that a majority of your own party is opposed to.
Tom Foley
#American Politician #Majority

When people talk about a person's legacy, they talk about personal qualities, about the character of a person. Lloyd had those. But he had an effect on people's lives. The lives of a lot of people are better for his work.
Tom Foley
#Character

Lloyd was a great friend, and he died too soon.
Tom Foley
#Died

this indicates possibility that there could be other accounting control issues.
Tom Foley
#Control

I've been here. All these players that are here, I've been here since the beginning, I've seen them come up. My heart and soul is with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. I want to be here.
Tom Foley
#Beginning

A lot of dialogue. They wanted to find out about me and I think they did that. It was a two-way conversation. They wanted to hear a lot about what I thought. I just left with a good feeling about what transpired.
Tom Foley
#Dialogue

The creditors could accelerate the debt, say the whole thing is payable today and that would be a liquidation scenario for the company and could precipitate a bankruptcy filing.
Tom Foley
#Debt

The company could be sold, but a buyer would only do that with a bankruptcy filing,
Tom Foley
#Company

I think what happens is a lot of times when people are diagnosed with a deadly illness they panic and sell their policy to the first person who will give them 75 cents on the dollar. But later on they start to think about the reason they bought that policy in the first place; to take care of their loved ones.
Tom Foley
#Illness

The number one thing I would advise if you find out you need money (due to a terminal illness) is to contact your insurance company first and find out your options.
Tom Foley
#Illness

I would ask people to investigate getting loans instead, either from banks or other financial institutions and even from relatives,
Tom Foley
#People

(This week's newspaper article) kind of made people aware that we're still out there.
Tom Foley
#People

[Tom Foley, of Concerned Citizens for Responsible Growth, said people in Plumas Lake are in danger from flooding due to shaky levees - just like in New Orleans.] It's like a big wake-up call, I guess, ... We don't need to have it happen up here.
Tom Foley
#Danger

The customers and counterparties have apparently lost confidence in the creditworthiness of the company,
Tom Foley
#Company

It sounds like they think the regulated entities may have a more survivable business model, a better customer base, exchange memberships, etc.,
Tom Foley
#Business

The customers and counterparties have apparently lost confidence in the creditworthiness of the company.
Tom Foley
#Company

He's been working hard. He was out there doing early work this morning with me. He's committed to it. And we'll see where it goes.
Tom Foley
#Work

Just a great guy to have on the club. He'll do whatever you ask him to do.
Tom Foley
#Ask

What it really does [if you're a player] is it gives you an ability to play more. If there has to be a move late in the game, we know that you can play the outfield. Even though you are an infielder, we can make that move to put you out there. The more positions you play, the more opportunity there is to play. And I think these guys know that, and it gives these guys a lot of versatility as far as moves go.
Tom Foley
#Ability

We have 160 jitneys that can carry 13 passengers each. School buses are in our plans ... and five trains in the railroad system with the capability of moving 500 to 1,000 people.
Tom Foley
#School

They tried everything they could and had no choice but to put him down, which was a great pity.
Tom Foley
#Choice