105 Total Quotes

General Quotes

Bruce Schneider
I think in general things are getting worse, not better. There are lots of little victories. Spam is one of our industries shining victories. But there are lots of areas where we aren't doing very well.
Bruce Schneider
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One manufacturer isn't the same as another. Someone who manufactures medical supplies may be different than a general manufacturer.
Andrew Kaplan
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Not generally. It has shifted from one point to another at times, but they were all in the same general area. So we've had violations in this area every year at one point or another.
Mike McKee
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Celso Amorim
We all have a general idea of the numbers, but when we reach this point, it is important to have a precise idea of the numbers.
Celso Amorim
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I think if you look at the marketplace, my general opinion is if we have the same kind of summer like last year, that is, fairly warm, we'll see gas prices bottom out in April or May.
Mike Anderson
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Perfect soldier, perfect gentleman never gave offence to anyone not even the enemy.
J. Taylor
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Napoleon Bonaparte
I made all my generals out of mud.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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William Burroughs
My general theory since 1971 has been that the word is literally a virus, and that it has not been recognized as such because it has achieved a state of relatively stable symbiosis with its human host; that is to say, the word virus (the Other Half) has established itself so firmly as an accepted part of the human organism that it can now sneer at gangster viruses like smallpox and turn them in to the Pasteur Institute.
William Burroughs
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We don't think it meets the standards set by the secretary general.
John Bolton
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Still, there's nothing terrible going on. The market is still strong and the general trend should remain upward.
Celso Senise
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Mike Babcock
That's quite a statement. I just think when you make general statements when you don't know, you're probably not doing yourself any favors.
Mike Babcock
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We have a lot of great vintage stores. I like shopping, in general, so I can simply go to a drugstore and shop.
Anna Sui
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In general there's a rule of thumb that one year in the state system is worth two or three in the federal system.
David Gourevitch
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The general theme of it's-not-a-matter-of-if-but-when is legitimate.
Tom Ridge
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In general, many people spend more time planning a graduation day or wedding day than planning their retirement. And that's only one day. People should spend time planning for their retirement.
Dave Reed
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Charles Kettering
When I was research head of General Motors and wanted a problem solved, I'd place a table outside the meeting room with a sign: LEAVE SLIDE RULES HERE! If I didn't do that, I'd find some engineer reaching for his slide rule. Then he'd be on his feet saying, ''Boss you can't do that.''
Charles Kettering
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But that was the general view of the times, north and south, ... He was not unusual in that view. The only thing was that he became exceptional with an exceptional movie that many people increasingly moving into human rights said 'this is too threatening ...'
Bruce Tyler
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One bad general is better than two good ones
French Proverb
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Mike Babcock
That's nice, ... but you know, (general manager) Ken Holland told me he's not worried about the start, he's worried about the finish, so that was cleared right up for me.
Mike Babcock
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Abraham Lincoln
I can make more generals, but horses cost money.
Abraham Lincoln
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In general, most previous studies have been inconsistent.
Yikyung Park
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Just in general, it's good for a professional industry to have a license because it sets a standard.
Chris Burke
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William Osler
For the general practitioner a well-used library is one of the few correctives of the premature senility which is so apt to take him.
William Osler
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Diane Arbus
The more specific you are, the more general it'll be.
Diane Arbus
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A man is not necessarily intelligent because he has plenty of ideas any more than he is a good general because he has plenty of soldiers
Chamfort
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If our most highly qualified General Staff officers had been told to work out the most nonsensical high level organization for war which they could think of, they could not have produced anything more stupid that that which we have at present.
Claus Stauffenberg
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We were surprised by how well prepared the filers were in general, ... They had done their homework. They just waited until the last minute.
Charles Miller
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Stocks in general have been trading near their highs but volume has been a real obstacle to move prices higher. It may still be early but it looks to me as if we will see an attempt to take Dow above 9,450.
Tom Hougaard
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I know they were looking for someone to be more of a GM [general manager], someone who would take the CFO position, move to the GM spot and eventually take over for Gerstner. Maine doesn't appear to be that type of person.
Gary Helmig
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To save historic structures they have to be repurposed. We're looking for the renewal of the General Wayne Inn.
Jerry Francis
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