„I understand not everybody agrees with the decisions I've made, but that's not unique to Central or South America. Truth of the matter is, there's people who disagree with the decisions I've made all over the world. But that's what happens when you make decisions.“

At the Mar del Plata Summit of the Americas, November 4, 2005. http://www.cnn.com/2005/WORLD/americas/11/04/bush.summit/index.html
2000s, 2005

George Bush photo
George Bush21
político americano, 43° Presidente dos EUA 1946

Citações relacionadas

Al Gore photo
J. Michael Straczynski photo
Jack McDevitt photo

„Decisions are always made with insufficient information. If you really knew what was going on, the decision would make itself.“

—  Jack McDevitt American novelist, Short story writer 1935

Fonte: Academy Series - Priscilla "Hutch" Hutchins, Odyssey (2006), Chapter 39 (p. 370)

„All of my decisions I made when I was a kid were decisions, would my mother and father be proud of.“

—  Ken Venturi Professional golfer 1931 - 2013

Interview Ken Venturi http://www.asapsports.com/show_interview.php?id=5285, Kemper Insurance Open, Potomac, Maryland. ASAP Sports - Golf, June 3, 2000.

Robert S. McNamara photo

„I would rather have a wrong decision made than no decision at all.“

—  Robert S. McNamara American businessman and Secretary of Defense 1916 - 2009

Quoted in: Charles A. Stevenson (2006), SECDEF: The Nearly Impossible Job of Secretary of Defense http://books.google.com/books?id=2NXbS5AG_8QC&pg=PA28, p. 28

George W. Bush photo

„I have always acted with the best interests of our country in mind. I have followed my conscience and done what I thought was right. You may not agree with some tough decisions I have made. But I hope you can agree that I was willing to make the tough decisions“

—  George W. Bush 43rd President of the United States 1946

2000s, 2009, Farewell speech to the nation (January 2009)
Contexto: Like all who have held this office before me, I have experienced setbacks. There are things I would do differently if given the chance. Yet I have always acted with the best interests of our country in mind. I have followed my conscience and done what I thought was right. You may not agree with some tough decisions I have made. But I hope you can agree that I was willing to make the tough decisions.

„Sometimes you have to take a hard decision and when you take such decision, you have to stand by it. It’s not everybody who sees what you are seeing.“

—  Ibukun Awosika Nigerian business magnate 1962

Cited in " 8 business quotes from First Bank Chairperson Ibukun Awosika http://enterprise54.com/insights-from-ibukun-awosika-to-help-entrepreneurs-in-their-businesses/", 26 February 2013

Paulo Coelho photo
Georges Simenon photo
George W. Bush photo
Bernard Cornwell photo
Bertrand Russell photo
Mariano Rajoy photo

„The decisions are made in the moment they are made.“

—  Mariano Rajoy Spanish politician 1955

9 May, 2012
As President, 2012
Fonte: El Diario http://www.eldiario.es/canariasahora/economia/decisiones-toman-momento-tomarse_0_2799957.html

Jennifer Beals photo
Gloria Steinem photo

„Decisions are best made by the people affected by them.“

—  Gloria Steinem American feminist and journalist 1934

Fonte: My Life on the Road

Ronald Reagan photo

„When the chips are down and the decisions are made as to who the candidates will be, then the 11th commandment prevails and everybody goes to work, and that is: Thou shalt not speak ill of another Republican.“

—  Ronald Reagan American politician, 40th president of the United States (in office from 1981 to 1989) 1911 - 2004

Remarks in New York City at a Reception for Delegates to the State Republican Convention http://www.reagan.utexas.edu/archives/speeches/1982/61782e.htm (17 June 1982), this is a restatement of "The Eleventh Commandment" by California Republican Party Chairman Gaylord Parkinson, which Reagan first used in 1966
1980s, First term of office (1981–1985)

James C. Collins photo

„Bad decisions made with good intentions, are still bad decisions.“

—  James C. Collins American business consultant and writer 1958

Fonte: How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In

Jane Roberts photo
Stephen Harper photo

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“