The organizational architecture is really that a centipede walks on hundred legs and one or two don t count. So if I lose one or two legs, the process will go on, the organization will go on, the growth will go on.
Mukesh Ambani – Ambition – Change – Partnership – Business Growth
In the past a leader was a boss. Today s leaders must be partners with their people. they no longer can lead solely based on positional power.
Ken Blanchard – Leadership – Partnership – Power
The political tradition of ancient thought, filtered in Italy by Machiavelli, says one thing clearly: every prince needs allies, and the bigger the responsibility, the more allies he needs.
Silvio Berlusconi – Responsibility – Partnership – Politicians
One of the problems we have as a government is our inability to keep secrets. And it costs us, in terms of our relationship with other governments, in terms of the willingness of other intelligence services to work with us, in terms of revealing sources and methods. And all of those elements enter into some of these leaks.
Dick Cheney – Politicians – Government – Work – Intelligent – Problems – Partnership
If a fox is unable to befriend a tiger, then the fox should create an illusion of close association with the tiger by carefully trailing behind the cat while boasting of the deep friendship they share. In this way, he creates an impression that his well being is of great concern to the tiger.
Chin-Ning Chu – Partnership – Power
Creating a close connection to those you do business with has its many risks, rewards and consequences. There are few things in business I have encountered that are more difficult than firing someone, particularly if that someone has always been, or has become a friend. On the flipside, I have been rewarded with many friends
Mark Cuban – Challenges – People – Business – Partnership
It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless. If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime.
Michael Eisner – Luck – Partnership – Business
The only way that has ever been discovered to have a lot of people cooperate together voluntarily is through the free market. And that’s why it’s so essential to preserving individual freedom.
Milton Friedman – Freedom – Economy – Partnership
The most important single central fact about a free market is that no exchange takes place unless both parties benefit.
Milton Friedman – Freedom – Economy – Partnership – Profits
At the end of the day government is about teamwork and partnership and we will be proving that by working together.
Julia Gillard – Government – Partnership – Politics
I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving success through honest dealing and strict adherence to the view that, for you to gain, those you deal with should gain as well.
Alan Greenspan – Success – Truth – Profits – Partnership
In this new wave of technology, you can’t do it all yourself, you have to form alliances.
Carlos Slim Helu – Technology – Partnership
I don’t want to be just a voice on the phone. I have to get to know these guys face-to-face and develop a sincere relationship. That way, if we run into problems in a deal, it doesn’t get adversarial. We trust each other and have the confidence we can work things out.
Wayne Huizenga – Problems – Challenges – Confidence – Partnership
I really want people to know that I ve worked hard, very hard, to get to where I am today. this didn t just happen overnight. I started in business over 25 years ago and have found a way to build on what I ve learned through every partnership and opportunity.
Magic Johnson – Hard Work – Patience – Business – Learning – Partnership – Opportunity – Growth – Encouragement
It was our duty to expand. Those who cannot or will not join us are to be pitied. What we want to do, we can do and will do, together. A glorious future!
Ingvar Kamprad – Growth – Partnership – Ambition
People say New Yorkers can’t get along. Not true. I saw two New Yorkers, complete strangers, sharing a cab. One guy took the tires and the radio; the other guy took the engine.
David Letterman – Funny – Partnership
There’s an old saying that the government is your partner from birth, but they don’t get to come to all the meetings.
John Malone – Government – Partnership – Taxes
You need to surround yourself with quality human beings that are intelligent and have a vision.
Vince McMahon – Intelligent – Partnership –
We intend to conduct our business in a way that not only meets but exceeds the expectations of our customers, business partners, shareholders, and creditors, as well as the communities in which we operate and society at large.
Akira Mori – Management – Business – Customers – Society – Partnership – Stocks
If you can run the company a bit more collaboratively, you get a better result, because you have more bandwidth and checking and balancing going on.
Larry Page – Companies – Partnership –
Our company was mortgaged to the hilt, and that did restrain us, and it’s why we had to take in partners.
Gina Rinehart – Companies – Partnership – Challenges
A friendship founded on business is a good deal better than a business founded on friendship.
John D. Rockefeller – Business – Partnership –
To be successful, you have to be able to relate to people; they have to be satisfied with your personality to be able to do business with you and to build a relationship with mutual trust.
George Ross – Success – Negotiation – Business – Partnership – Trust
Since I’m fortunate enough to be neither hesitant nor indecisive, I’ve always made a point of consulting my partners and associates whenever a major decision has to be made. This is not to say that I have always been right!
Guy de Rothschild – Management – Leadership – Decisions – Partnership – Hesitation – Indecisive
I believe that Jews and Arabs can live together. It s not an easy thing but I believe we can reach an agreement.
Ariel Sharon – Partnership – Belief – Challenges
We can also reassure our Palestinian partners that we understand the importance of territorial contiguity in the West Bank for a viable Palestinian state.
Ariel Sharon – Partnership
What I know for sure is that behind every catastrophe, there are great lessons to be learned. Among the many that we as a country need to get is that as long as we play the us and them game, we don’t evolve as people, as a nation, as a planet.
Oprah Winfrey – Partnership – Learning –
Anybody who doesn t think that Hong Kong has to depend on the PRC (China) must be the biggest idiot on earth because you are talking about getting access to a 1.3 billion people market.
Gordon Wu – Partnership – Customers – People
Quotations about being Partners and going into Partnerships