19 Best Quotes about Strategy

It's never been difficult for me to say no. I have never given excuses like I don't have dates. I have never over-quoted to avoid a project. I simply say that while the script might be good, I can't connect with it. My strategy is that while I wouldn't want anyone to waste my time, I shouldn't be doing that, either, with others. - Vidya Balan, Actress

Time Quotes

You've got to eat while you dream. You've got to deliver on short-range commitments, while you develop a long-range strategy and vision and implement it. The success of doing both. Walking and chewing gum if you will. Getting it done in the short-range, and delivering a long-range plan, and executing on that. - Jack Welch

Success Quotes, Commitment Quotes, Vision Quotes

I think a very good system in a world with a lot of passive investors is one in which there are at least a few entrepreneurial investors, prepared to say what they think, prepared to propose a change in management, change in strategy, change in cost structure, capital structure. - Bill Ackman, American Businessman

Change Quotes, Management Quotes


We are in the throes of a transition where every publication has to think of their digital strategy. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

My conviction is that the best strategy to defend the West is to defend Israel. - Jose Maria Aznar, Statesman

I was motivated to improve the U.S. strategy of going back to the moon in 1985. That's a long time ago. Going back to the moon would be a great achievement for tourism adventure flights. - Buzz Aldrin , Astronaut

Achievement Quotes, Great Quotes, Time Quotes

A lot of people think international relations is like a game of chess. But it's not a game of chess, where people sit quietly, thinking out their strategy, taking their time between moves. It's more like a game of billiards, with a bunch of balls clustered together. - Madeleine Albright , Statesman

Time Quotes, Thinking Quotes

I'm always surprised at what I actually end up doing because I don't have a strategy or a game plan, especially now that I'm making my own choices. - Gemma Arterton , Actress

Choice Quotes

The realization of a sustainable economic development strategy for Maine's Native American communities has always been a priority and a critical element of my administration's overall economic development strategy. - John Baldacci, Politician

American Quotes

Strategic thinkers were naturally rattled to find this outsider fooling around with their work. They had been thinking strategically when Reagan was just another movie actor playing opposite a chimpanzee, for heaven's sake. They think Reagan is too naive, too innocent, to grasp the intellectual complexities of cold war strategy. - Russell Baker, Journalist

Work Quotes, Heaven Quotes, Thinking Quotes, War Quotes

There is no development strategy more beneficial to society as a whole - women and men alike - than the one which involves women as central players. - Kofi Annan , Statesman

Women Quotes, Men Quotes

Why should Iran have a deterrent strategy? Well, it's surrounded by hostile enemies. Both of its borders have been under occupation by a hostile superpower, the United States, which is constantly violating the U.N. charter by leaving open what they call the saying, 'all options are open' - meaning the threat of war. - Noam Chomsky

Enemies Quotes, Power Quotes

My investment strategy, which is to focus on sectors that are a national priority for India, hasn't changed. - Gautam Adani, Businessman

Change Quotes

Our priority is to go after ISIL. And so what we have said is that we are not engaging in a military action against the Syrian regime. We are going after ISIL facilities and personnel who are using Syria as a safe haven, in service of our strategy in Iraq. - Barack Obama, American President

Action Quotes, Vice Quotes

During my time, there might have been one pitcher or two that were top pitchers on a team. Teams that won maybe had three, but today they have a lot of depth. They have a lot of long relievers, short relievers, and the strategy is different. - Ernie Banks, Athlete

Time Quotes

A strategy is something like, an innovative new product; globalization, taking your products around the world; be the low-cost producer. A strategy is something you can touch; you can motivate people with; be number one and number two in every business. You can energize people around the message. - Jack Welch

Business Quotes

Everything's mobile these days. Let's go mo-bile! But really, that's just an IQ test. When you see bold new startups with nothing but a desktop strategy, you know they just don't get it, and you move on. - Michael Arrington , Businessman

However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results. - Winston Churchill, Statesman

If GE's strategy of investment in China is wrong, it represents a loss of a billion dollars, perhaps a couple of billion dollars. If it is right, it is the future of this company for the next century. - Jack Welch

Company Quotes, Future Quotes