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There is no executive order; there is no law that can require the American people to form a national community. This we must do as individuals and if we do it as individuals, there is no President of the United States who can veto that decision.
Evidence of defendants' lavish lifestyles is often used to provide a motive for fraud. Jurors sometimes wonder why an executive making tens of millions of dollars would cheat to make even more. Evidence of habitual gluttony helps provide the answer.
Leaders of the future will have to be visionary and be able to bring people in - real communicators. These are things that women bring to leadership and executive positions, and it's going to be incredibly valuable and incredibly in demand.
I was the chief executive once, I've been there. My recommendation to anybody is don't go backwards.
Certainly businesses the world over are facing greater competitive pressure than ever before, and this leads to executive stress which, in turn, tends to bring out authoritarian tendencies in many bosses. To balance this, we now know a lot more about how we can successfully cope with a situation that is not likely to improve in the near future.
I don't want to be a great executive without being a great mum and a great wife. I don't want to look back and say I wish I had done things differently. 'Balance' is a really big word for me.
No duty the Executive had to perform was so trying as to put the right man in the right place.
The successful business executive can handle challenges and solve problems at a remarkable clip.
The executive has no right, in any case, to decide the question, whether there is or is not cause for declaring war.
The contest for ages has been to rescue liberty from the grasp of executive power.
Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.
The legislature's job is to write law. It's the executive branch's job to interpret law.
George W. Bush
Under the doctrine of separation of powers, the manner in which the president personally exercises his assigned executive powers is not subject to questioning by another branch of government.
Richard M. Nixon
Most success springs from an obstacle or failure. I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my goal of becoming a successful executive.
As the leader of twelve apostles, even Jesus had more executive experience than Obama.
I never trust an executive who tends to pass the buck. Nor would I want to deal with him as a customer or a supplier.
James Cash Penney
The vice-president of an advertising agency is a bit of executive fungus that forms on a desk that has been exposed to conference.
For seven years after college, I was a waitress at the Buttercup Bakery in Berkeley, and from there I got a job at Merrill Lynch as an account executive, from where I went to vice president of investments for Prudential-Bache Securities. I started my own firm in 1987.
There is a difference between executive producing and producing. Producing, you have no life for two years. You take everything personally, you want to kill everyone, you're depressed and angry, and then in the end you feel excited when it actually works. But executive producing, you can go home at the end of the day.
Let me tell you about being executive producer. It is not a job, it's a title. Don't go around asking executive producers what they do because they don't do anything, alright?
I won't eat anything that has intelligent life, but I'd gladly eat a network executive or a politician.
Steve Jobs was rare: a C.E.O. who actually had a huge impact on his company's fortunes. Contrary to corporate mythology, most C.E.O.s could be easily replaced, if not by your average Joe, then by your average executive vice-president. But Jobs genuinely earned the label of superstar.
Why is it that our young kids all across America can solve the most complex problems in a video game involving executive decision making and analytical thinking, yet we accept the fact that they can't add or read?
The executive branch has grown too strong, the judicial branch too arrogant and the legislative branch too stupid.
A producer is someone who actually calls the shots. An executive producer is just a guy that eats more food at craft service.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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