Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business.
One who is too wise an observer of the business of others, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
The things most people want to know about are usually none of their business.
The goal of the IRIS project is to develop administrative systems that allow the University of Kentucky to change business practices to meet the demands of the 21st century.
Politics is just like show business. You have a hell of an opening, coast for a while, and then have a hell of a close.
Politics is the art of preventing people from sticking their noses in things that are properly their business.
It's business as usual in Washington. The feeding frenzy for reform right now is mostly a war of words.
We have good service, but everyone always wants better, ... Within the business community with the state and federal government centers here, Washington service is one that comes up frequently.
They say that politics is show business for ugly people, but as I always crack, what would I know about that? I like a challenge.
Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don't think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other.
Modern poets talk against business, poor things, but all of us write for money. Beginners are subjected to trial by market.
Objectives are not fate; they are direction. They are not commands; they are commitments. They do not determine the future; they are means to mobilize the resources and energies of the business for the making of the future.
In business, you don't get what you deserve, you get what you negotiate.
In business, you dont get what you deserve, you get what you negotiate.
If you are planning on doing business with someone again, dont be too tough in the negotiations. If you are going to skin a cat, dont keep it as a house cat.
Heres the rule for bargains: Do other men, for they would do you. Thats the true business precept.
Commercial distress in any great business center will the more surely create widespread disaster.
A man may fight fiercely to hold his own in business; but he does not need to fight to get ahead of someone in the elevator, or up the car steps, or at the post office window. And no matter how strong competition is, business and personal courtesy make it easier and pleasanter for everybody.
If you don't have some bad loans you are not in business.
Raising children is an incredibly hard and risky business in which no cumulative wisdom is gained: each generation repeats the mistakes the previous one made.
My professional life has been a constant record of disillusion, and many things that seem wonderful to most men are the every-day commonplaces of my business.
It is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises but only performance is reality.
Design is always about synthesis -synthesis of market needs, technology trends, and business needs.
Politeness and civility are the best capital ever invested in business.
I think that New York is not the cultural center of America, but the business and administrative center of American culture.