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Profits Quotes

Alexis de Tocqueville, ,
As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one sees that they have sought the value of everything in this world only in the answer to this single question: how much money will it bring in?
Alexis de Tocqueville, ,
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You'll still get your profits.
Tim Taylor
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It has revenues and profits and a very strong pipeline,
David Brady
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We're still in a profits recession.
David Sowerby
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Profits on the exchange are the treasures of goblins. At one time they may be carbuncle stones, then coals, then diamonds, then flint stones, then morning dew, then tears.
Lope Vega
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Take every gain without showing remorse about missed profits, because an eel may escape sooner than you think.
Lope Vega
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Henry David Thoreau
I respect not his labors, his farm where everything has its price, who would carry the landscape, who would carry his God, to market, if he could get anything for him; who goes to market for his god as it is; on whose farm nothing grows free, whose fields bear no crops, whose meadows no flowers, whose trees no fruits, but dollars.
Henry David Thoreau
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Hubert Humphrey
Profit and morality are a hard combination to beat.
Hubert Humphrey
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It's not all passed along, ... it can't all be passed along. Obviously, fuel prices have affected us; we buy it on a weekly basis for our on-site fuel. Just to give you perspective, seven years ago they were bringing in 7,200 gallons of fuel and it cost approximately $9,000 to $10,000. You're pushing $20,000 right now. We're losing some profits. Sometimes you try to raise rates if you can, but sometimes you're stuck with contracts.
Tony Johnson
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Carly was trying to drive revenue growth, and she was bleeding the printer business by using the higher profits in that business to fund unprofitable growth everywhere else. (Hurd) has dialed back the sales growth objectives and focused those units on operating more efficiently.
Tony Ursillo
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We're expecting operating profits to increase by 20% [to $4.4 billion] for the quarter, aided by strong sales in the U.S. and Asia and the weaker yen.
Tsuyoshi Mochimaru
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Failing that, I will be obliged to intervene -- if necessary, by imposing a tax on these exceptional profits.
Thierry Breton
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We do not exclude the possibility of submitting to a (parliamentary) vote the principle of an exceptional tax corresponding to the exceptional profits.
Thierry Breton
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Without deferred tax credits, Hutchison needs to book exceptional gains this year to keep profits firmly in the black. We hope that this spurs the company into more corporate activity.
Morgan Stanley
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Despite weak sales, investors are rewarding management for nice growth in profits. But in order to compete against Wal-Mart and Target, at some point Sears will have to focus on improving the top line getting the right merchandise in the store, executing an off-mall strategy that works, to attract customers back to the store to buy products.
Kim Picciola
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[How well an online retailer manages chargebacks and fraud can aid customer retention and help build profits, Jeff Foster, executive vice president at Retail Decisions, told the conference.] There are a lot of things in <br/> common between customer service and customer care and the transactions that you determine you`re going to accept or deny, ... And there`s a lot of customer <br/> care involved in how you manage chargebacks.
Jeff Foster
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People were looking at things that don't have any revenues yet, that don't have any profits yet; they have a product and they have hopes and dreams.
Fred Ketchen
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The latest offer is reasonably light, ... It could be an indication that we're now arriving at a full valuation, and it may be time for investors to take profits.
Gary Murphy
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The latest offer is reasonably light. It could be an indication that we're now arriving at a full valuation, and it may be time for investors to take profits.
Gary Murphy
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I think we are taking after the markets in Europe, most of them are down today. I think the guys are just taking profits on banks because there's still good news especially with credit demand figures this morning.
Ferdi Heyneke
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The market had moved very quickly in a short period of time, so investors are just taking profits now, waiting for guidance from the big tech firms.
Dipen Sanghavi
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That doesn't mean that competition is getting any less. It just means that companies have to turn inward to innovate in order to boost profits and customer satisfaction,
Diane Swonk
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They're in chaos. They're as far from unity as a knife fight. They're stabbing each other in the back over profits on a proposal that doesn't have great odds of passage in the first place.
David Zanotti
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You get the customer, the primary customer, which is the child, in the door, and then the adult will also typically buy something else, adding to revenues and profits.
Dean Haskell
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What is probably happening is they are trying to seek disgorgement of profits and assess a civil penalty she deems unreasonable.
Christopher Bebel
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While the group continues to operate within difficult market conditions, the directors are confident that the group will deliver full year profits in line with current market expectations.
Bob Murray
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It is outrageous that Ken Blackwell campaigns against gambling, but lines his own pocket with slot-machine profits.
Bob Paduchik
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The currency move is boosting exporters' profits.
Yoshihisa Okamoto
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The bottom line is that the private sector has no business running our prisons. This is one of the most basic government responsibilities. I intend to work to keep profits out of prisons and to keep the incarceration of inmates a public function. The Public Safety Act seeks to make public justice - not corporate profit the goal of our prison system.
Ted Strickland
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