Young men are fitter to invent than to judge, fitter for execution than for counsel, and fitter for new projects than for settled business.Francis Bacon, Sr.
Man may penetrate the outer reaches of the universe, he may solve the very secret of eternity itself, but for me, the ultimate human experience is to witness the flawless execution of a hit-and-run.Branch Rickey
The world itself is but a large prison, out of which some are daily led to execution.Walter Raleigh, Sr.
When once a decision is reached and execution is the order of the day, dismiss absolutely all responsibility and care about the outcome.William James
I know no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their stringent execution.Ulysses S. Grant
The painter is, as to the execution of his work, a mechanic; but as to his conception and spirit and design he is hardly below even the poetFriedrich von Schiller
For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.Christopher Columbus
In the execution of Presidential decisions work to be true to his views, in fact and tone.Donald Rumsfeld
It is far more difficult to be simple than to be complicated; far more difficult to sacrifice skill and easy execution in the proper place, than to expand both indiscriminately.John Ruskin
The American attitude towards efficiency and execution should always underlie architecture.Helmut Jahn
The essence of football was blocking, tackling, and execution based on timing, rhythm and deception.Knute Rockne
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.Michael Bergdahl