Strategy is a style of thinking, a conscious and deliberate process, an intensive implementation system, the science of insuring future success.
Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists.
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.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Thus, what is of supreme importance in war is to attack the enemy's strategy.
Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.
Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.
Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.
You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless.
If Americans could legally access prescription drugs outside the United States, then drug companies would be forced to re-evaluate their pricing strategy.
Churchill knew the importance of peace, and he also knew the price of it. Churchill finally got his voice, of course. He stressed strategy, but it was his voice that armed England at last with the old-fashioned moral concepts of honor and duty, justice and mercy.
What do you want to get done? In what order of importance? Over what period of time? What is the time available? What is the best strategy for application of time to projects for the most effective results?
Simply cutting the taxes for America's wealthiest families is clearly not creating the needed new jobs, and that strategy is unlikely to succeed in the future.
Accountability in friendship is the equivalent of love without strategy.
Sometimes running for Congress is a four-year strategy in terms of getting out there and building a network.
A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.
The essence of strategy is choosing what not to do.
The essential element of successful strategy is that it derives its success from the differences between competitors with a consequent difference in their behavior.
The tactician knows what to do when there is something to do; whereas the strategian knows what to do when there is nothing to do.
Bush is going in the wrong way. And I dare say, that is what the strategy of his administration is, is just to wipe out government's purpose for any social and economic justice at all. And I'm going to take the country in an opposite direction than he's taking it.
The man of thought who will not act is ineffective; the man of action who will not think is dangerous.
Strategy and culture should have breakfast together.
Corporate strategy is usually only useful if you get people engaged with helping you to make it work.
Risk is the factor of a stratagem measured by what man is powerless to control.
The smart strategist allows strategy to be shaped by events. Good reactions can make great strategy. Strategy involves competition of goals, and the risk is the difference between those goals and the ability of the organization to achieve them. So part of the risk is created by the strategy.