Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking of them.
In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product, and profits.
Secret operations are essential in war; upon them the army relies to make its every move.
International business may conduct its operations with scraps of paper, but the ink it uses is human blood.
The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.
Think ahead. Don't let day-to-day operations drive out planning.
Understanding the laws of nature does not mean that we are immune to their operations.
Our business is about technology, yes. But it's also about operations and customer relationships.
The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.
How can they beat me? I've been struck by lightning, had two back operations, and been divorced twice.
But the key shift in focus will be from counter-insurgency operations to more and more cooperation with Iraqi security forces and to building Iraqi security capacity.
The first truth for special operations is that quality is more important than quantity.
I was guilty of judging capitalism by its operations and socialism by its hopes and aspirations; capitalism by its works and socialism by its literature.
There was a military police brigade with over 3,400 soldiers getting ready to go home because their mission - prisoner-of-war operations - was finished.
If a person is not talented enough to be a novelist, not smart enough to be a lawyer, and his hands are too shaky to perform operations, he becomes a journalist.
While it is true that we must seek value added industries like food processing plants and call center operations, we must do what is necessary to expand and develop our economic profile.
The key to Operations at Wal-Mart is their ability to maintain the highest standards while at the same time getting things done with lockstep execution.
The attacks inside Israel are operations we carry out in response to Israeli crimes against our people.
A number of the major terrorist captures we have made, the terrorist operations designed for the United States that we have interrupted, were enabled by the terrorist tracking program.