47 Total Quotes

Initiative Quotes

Without initiative, leaders are simply workers in leadership positions.
Bo Bennett
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Charles De Gaulle
Never relinquish the initiative.
Charles De Gaulle
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this was not a matter for any international initiative or intervention.
Jaswant Singh
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Until recently, the SDP has been very much a mobile network initiative, and most SDP suppliers have roots in the mobile industry. However, fixed network operators, and even cable companies, are leading the next round of SDP adoption.
Caroline Chappell
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Organisation can never be a substitute for initiative and for judgement.
Louis Brandeis
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But no one rejected the Russian initiative.
Stanislas Laboulaye
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It wasn't required. He took the initiative.
David Chadd
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We welcome that Pakistan has responded to the initiative of our prime minister,
Navtej Sarna
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We want the state to take over this initiative.
Martina Horvathova
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This is not a trip where the president has to come with a deliverable or an initiative.
Stephen Hadley
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This is not a trip where the president has to come with a deliverable or initiative, ... We've got a range of issues.
Stephen Hadley
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There's teeth in that initiative.
Ray Anderson
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In the first half, I thought they came out hard and we came out tentative. (Centennial) was more aggressive and they took the initiative in the first quarter. We started attacking more in the second quarter and we just stepped it up a notch in the third and fourth quarters.
Tommy McWhorter
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It's not our initiative to help grow the sport where it's underdeveloped.
Tony Ponturo
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The general initiative is to set up sensors and cameras along the United States' northern and southern borders.
Tony Vaticalos
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They seem very interested, and we are trying to figure out what they are looking for with regard to small businesses and (plan to) put together a collaborative team to support the initiative.
Tony Vaticalos
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Players that are 17 or 18 years old shouldn't be up-rooted from their families and coming out and maybe coming back again, but we think with the AFL's co-operation - and indeed initiative - we'll be able to stem that tide as well.
Sean Kelly
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Some of these bills have been before the Legislature before and we get very, very liberal people who kill these bills off, and then we have to go the initiative route. But that could take another year and the question is, should the public not be protected for a year?
Sean Walsh
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This new look-west initiative towards the GCC members will bring the economies of the Persian Gulf closer to India.
Sanjaya Baru
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We have all these movies from the '50s, but they're told from such a male perspective and such a '50s ideology. You wouldn't see Bettie's story from her point of view. People wouldn't be interested in what it was really like or take her story at face value, ... Films from that time are hilarious because of their complete condemnation of any kind of female initiative or ambition. It was such a contradictory world that even the law itself didn't have a clear handle on it.... I really wanted to get across that moment in time of naivetŽ, fear and panic.
Mary Harron
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This was a unique experience being on the ground floor of an initiative <br/> that is sure to be incorporated into future joint operations,
Kenneth King
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This new initiative at the U.S. Open reinforces our outgoing commitment to recognize the talents of those competing in wheelchair tennis at the highest levels.
Franklin Johnson
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[T]he right of initiative process that is available to the residents of the Silver State is a right that should be used judiciously.
Fred Gibson
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It's an initiative that had been taken without consulting the (quartet) partners (United States, Russia, the European Union and the United Nations), but it is within the framework of goals and principles we fixed for ourselves.
Denis Simonneau
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This new voting initiative hits the issue of a narrow nominations' process head-on and significantly increases the potential for the widest and most diverse selection of nominees possible.
Dick Askin
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That was over the line. A blatant effort to promote the initiative.
Don Perata
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The larger corporations have such significant resources, they take their initiative and move forward without significant needs.
Don Pierson
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I would like to make it clear why we're doing this fiscal responsiveness to the needs of the city is top priority. Now is the time for this initiative because many previous supporters admit they were confused by the $300,000 campaign, including scare tactics. Most everyone was critical of the non-secret vote, the sunset clause was hypocritical, the tax is unfair and unnecessary, and this is the only way to attain some fiscal responsibility.
Don Reeves
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We maintain our 'hold' rating on Sun, seeing little profitability and little growth unless the company undertakes a new major strategic initiative.
David Wong
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We're pretty much hand-in-glove with Customs and Border Protection every day in this initiative.
Dean Boyd
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