Tom J. Donohue quotes

  • One of the principal impediments to job creation is uncertainty on the part of American companies, large and small. We've all watched as companies have sat on a lot of capital. They're uncertain about what tax policy is going to be. They're clearly uncertain about how health care costs. They're uncertain about all the regulations on capital markets.
    -- Tom J. Donohue

    #Jobs #Care #Regulation

  • America is sinking under the crushing weight of the ever-expanding regulatory state. This burden threatens to disrupt our recovery, hamper long-term growth, undermine our global competitiveness, and suffocate the entrepreneurial spirit so vital to America's success.
    -- Tom J. Donohue

    #Crush #Recovery #America

  • [A dramatic increase in regulation under the Obama administration is] threatening to short-circuit our recovery and undermine our long-term growth....More importantly , it is suffocating the entrepreneurial spirit so vital to America's success.
    -- Tom J. Donohue

    #Recovery #America #Long

  • [The government involvement in the economy] is so overwhelming and beyond anything we have ever seen, that we risk moving this country away from a government of the people to a government of the regulators.
    -- Tom J. Donohue

    #Country #Moving #Government

  • The death of any man aged 56 is very sad for his widow and family. And no one would deny that Steve Jobs was a brilliant and highly innovative technician, with great business flair and marketing ability.

  • Steve Jobs is the most epic entrepreneur of all time. He served as a guiding light for any emerging businessperson who wanted to learn how things should get done. He'll be looked at as one of the best business leaders of all time, and certainly one of the best tech entrepreneurs.

  • An artist's job is simply to take the mirror in front of your face and hold it there. It's not to give you any answers. It is simply to take that mirror and point it at you.

  • The youth need to be enabled to become job generators from job seekers.

  • No psychological health is possible unless this essential care of the person is fundamentally accepted, loved and respected by others and by himself.

  • You have to be able to fail with the improv. You have to not care.

  • If after accepting the spiritual master and being initiated one does not follow the rules and regulations of devotional service, then he is again fallen.

  • All's the government should do is keep the taxes and regulations at a manageable rate, keep a decent standing army and get out of the way.

  • I find it very difficult to see a scenario where financial regulation doesn't pass the Senate.

  • Regulations about environments are going to get tougher and tougher.

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