Finance

" I personally believe that there's going to be a good case for the government preserving some type of guarantee to make sure that people have the ability to borrow to finance a house even in a very damaging recession. I think there's going to be a good case for that. "
- Timothy Geithner
" What distinguishes the campaign finance issue from just about every other one being debated these days is that the two sides do not divide along conventional liberal/ conservative lines. "
- James L. Buckley
" If you look on Amazon - if you do a search for personal finance, there are literally 20,000 books written on personal finance, and there's no real reason for it. I mean, personal finance is pretty simple. "
- Aaron Patzer
" Jeff Bezos was one of those best and brightest who came to N.Y. to work in finance. He didn't need to know anything about retail bookselling to start Amazon. "
- Jose Ferreira
" We need real campaign finance reform to loosen the grip of special interests on politics. "
- Tom Daschle
" A lot of the time we think finances are immediately linked to experience, opportunities, image, and all sorts of important things that can progress us in life. Sometimes they're not. Finances can be completely irrelevant if you allow yourself to feel like things are going well. "
- Natalia Kills
" Sharia has become an increasingly significant force in American capitalism, thanks to the embrace by Wall Street and the U.S. government of so-called Sharia-Compliant Finance. Indeed, this country's taxpayers now own the largest purveyor of sharia-compliant insurance products in the world: AIG. "
- Frank Gaffney
" Large companies cannot finance political parties as their shareholders and employees have different political views. "
- Mikhail Khodorkovsky
" I like eating out. I like buying beautiful paintings and being surrounded by beautiful things. I have to finance that life. I can barely afford a pension scheme because I don't make enough money. "
- Andrew Motion
" Prior to SunRun, I was headed toward a career in venture capital and then realized I wanted to apply my knowledge of finance more directly to helping change the world. "
- Lynn Jurich
" It's very difficult to break into motion pictures, but it's oddly easier for directors today because of independent films and cable, who have inherited for the most part those films of substance that the studios are reluctant to finance. "
- Mark Rydell
" The hope is they would like to bring it to Broadway next year, so we'll see that's to come in the end of the finance year and everybody else and also real estate and what theaters are available at the time but I would like to come back with it. "
- Blair Underwood
" Philanthropy is all about sharing. If there's an opportunity to collaborate, we will. Collaborating just for finance is pointless. It has to be like a business collaboration. "
- Roshni Nadar
" Cities are the origins of global warming, impact on the environment, health, pollution, disease, finance, economies, energy are all problems that are confronted by having cities. That's where they - all these problems come from. "
- Geoffrey West
" While money is used to finance speech, money is not speech. "
- John Paul Stevens
" I was writing an earnest novel about cruises in the Caribbean and I just started writing 'Bridget Jones' to get some money, to finance this earnest work, and then I chucked it out. "
- Helen Fielding
" I now work for a finance company in Luxembourg with projects in South America and the Caribbean. "
- Mathias Rust
" I could not finance a movie on my own. Frankly, I could not even afford to take a year off. I, like most people in America, need to keep making money. "
- Rob Thomas
" As Michigan's voice on the Senate Finance Committee and Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, I will continue working to make sure the next generation of advanced technologies and alternative fuel vehicles are made right here in America. "
- Debbie Stabenow
" I certainly want campaign finance reform. I just wish this would do it in a way that would stand up to a constitutional challenge. "
- Ben Nelson
" The economy is a very sensitive organism. "
- Hjalmar Schacht
" The problem of how we finance the welfare state should not obscure a separate issue: if each person thinks he has an inalienable right to welfare, no matter what happens to the world, that's not equity, it's just creating a society where you can't ask anything of people. "
- Jacques Delors
" I think that, in addition of the intersection of media and technology, there has also been an intersection between technology and finance, which is something I find a little closer to home, seeing as I spend so much time covering Wall Street banks. "
- Kayla Tausche
" As you know, Social Security functions under the premise that today's workers will help finance benefits for retirees and that these workers will then be supported by the next generation of workers paying into the same system. "
- Steve Israel
" I worked in a supermarket for a year; I worked in a finance department at a university, a pub, busking and singing. I tried to be a nanny for about three weeks. "
- Julia Davis
" This time, instead of moving oceans and healing planets, let's get our bills in order and pay down the debt so we control our own future. "
- Artur Davis
" As a novelist, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories and I give them money. "
- Martin Cruz Smith
" When I came out of Stanford, I looked at my brilliant classmates, who were going into Wall Street high finance, Silicon Valley, advanced engineering, and I said to myself, 'Jeff, go into an industry where nobody can add.' "
- Jeff Bewkes
" Let's not overlook, though, what we do know about the campaign finance scandal, and the fact the Chinese were involved in our presidential campaign and our congressional campaigns. "
- Fred Thompson
" And I think it's a prudent, responsible way, given the scale of the emergency, the scale of the damage still facing America, that we finance these additional support for the unemployed as well as the support for small business. We think there's a good case for doing it now. We want to do it in an overall fiscally responsible way. "
- Timothy Geithner