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I basically did all the library research for this book on Google,
by Thomas Friedman

I basically did all the library research for this book on Google,
and it not only saved me enormous amounts of time but
actually gave me a much richer offering of research in a shorter time.
- Thomas Friedman

We are led by lawyers who do not understand either
technology or balance sheets.
- Thomas Friedman

You win the presidency by connecting with the American
people's gut insecurities and aspirations.
You win with a concept.
- Thomas Friedman

No, most of our political elite has not realized that the world is flat.
- Thomas Friedman

 

I was in Bangalore, India, the Silicon Valley of India,
when I realized that the world was flat.
- Thomas Friedman

The hidden hand of the market will never work without a hidden fist.
- Thomas Friedman

I have a daughter who is a sophomore in college and
another who is in the 11th grade of high school.
- Thomas Friedman

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Two things are going on at the same time with the flattening of the world:
The relentless quest for efficiency is squeezing some of the fat out of life.
- Thomas Friedman

McDonald's cannot flourish without McDonnell Douglas,
the designer of the F-15.
- Thomas Friedman

Basically all the world's computer parts come from
the same supply chain that runs from Korea,
down through coastal China, over to Taiwan,
and down to Malaysia.
- Thomas Friedman

The historical debate is over.
The answer is free-market capitalism.
- Thomas Friedman

If you don't visit the bad neighborhoods,
the bad neighborhoods are going to visit you.
- Thomas Friedman

Yes, the world is now flat for publishing as well.
- Thomas Friedman

Sometimes, when my wife and I were going out to dinner,
I would take my laptop with me and work in the car,
so as to take advantage of the half hour going and coming.
- Thomas Friedman

There is no substitute for face-to-face reporting and research.
- Thomas Friedman

We need to become energy independent or at least aspire to that.
- Thomas Friedman

The Dell Theory of Conflict Prevention argues that
no two countries that are both part of the same global
supply chain will ever fight a war as long as they
are each part of that supply chain.
- Thomas Friedman

It created a global platform that allowed more people to plug and play,
collaborate and compete, share knowledge and share work,
than anything we have ever seen in the history of the world.
- Thomas Friedman

I am hoping, though, that many of them have kids,
who, when they have a moment to take a break from their iPods,
Internet, or Google, will explain to their parents
running the country just how the world is being flattened.
- Thomas Friedman

Supply chains cannot tolerate even 24 hours of disruption.
So if you lose your place in the supply chain because
of wild behavior you could lose a lot.
It would be like pouring cement down one of your oil wells.
- Thomas Friedman

All major religious traditions
carry basically the same message,
that is love, compassion and forgiveness.
The important thing is they should
be part of our daily lives.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

All religions are the same:
Religion is basically guilt, with different holidays.
- Cathy Ladman

I basically became a cheerleader because I had a very strict mom.
That was my way of being a bad girl.
- Sandra Bullock

Architecture is basically a container of something.
I hope they will enjoy not so much the teacup,
but the tea.
- Yoshio Taniguchi

Basically my wife was immature.
I'd be at home in the bath and she'd come in and sink my boats.
- Woody Allen

If it turns out that there IS a God,
I don't think that he's evil.
I think that the worst you can say about him
is that basically he's an underachiever.
- the movie Love and Death

The Democrats seem to be basically nicer people,
but they have demonstrated time and again that they
have the management skills of celery.
- Dave Barry

There's definitely a whole different vibe on the set
when there's like basically royalty working with us.
We could have whatever we wanted.
I felt like Britney Spears.
- Taryn Manning

If men were basically evil, who would bother to improve
the world instead of giving it up as a bad job at the outset?
- Van Wyck Brooks

Everybody has basically the same family,
it's just reconfigured slightly differently from one to the next.
- Doug Coupland

Basically, I'm a really bad interviewer.
I love meeting celebrities, but then I get a bit bored.
Once you meet them you thing, 'really,
what an ordinary person'.
- Graham Norton

We started with that, basically to help kids,
and then we created a pole vault school,
which is part of the club and exists to this day.
The club and school exist.
- Sergei Bubka

UNIX is basically a simple operating system,
but you have to be a genius to understand the simplicity.
- Dennis Ritchie

Political debate with liberals is basically impossible
in America today because liberals are calling names
while conservatives are trying to make arguments.
- Ann Coulter

I figure I basically am a ghost.
I think we all are.
- John Astin

Let's say that, in reality, I'm basically very shy when it comes to men.
- Donna Summer

On the other hand when you are someone who records
their own songs you are basically stuck writing for
one voice and for one style that can stifle you a bit.
It's a real trade off.
- Cynthia Weil

That's basically what I'm doing when I'm tapping them -
getting my toes to the end of my shoes.
- Nomar Garciaparra

I try to choose the songs that really are basically coming from my heart.
I think that through the songs that I select,
people know what's going on in my life.
- Diana Ross

I think it's very important that whatever you're trying to make or sell,
or teach has to be basically good.
A bad product and you know what? You won't be here in ten years.
- Martha Stewart

My life is basically my work.
- Temple Grandin

Workshops and seminars are basically financial speed
dating for clueless people.
- Doug Coupland

Basically, I think that there are some characters that
you can just allow the truth of your character as a
human being in your real life to come through.
- Edward James Olmos

As far as the radio waves part of the spectrum,
we can do these adequately from the ground because
the atmosphere is basically transparent to our radio waves.
- Claude Nicollier

I've basically got an album full of singles.
- Coolio

Basically that was the moment when I thought I'd like to do this forever.
I never changed my mind.
- Treat Williams

We may pretend that we're basically moral people who make mistakes,
but the whole of history proves otherwise.
- Terry Hands

Moderation of oil prices would be very,
very welcome.
But overall I think we are in a position of stable growth,
sustainable growth, and basically with inflation in check.
- John W. Snow

I drive a lot.
Just for pleasure.
Sometimes I'll get in the Cadillac and drive around the city or the country,
kind of trying to get lost basically.
Y'know, just see where roads lead.
- Frank Black

I'm very much in favor of focused responsibility,
and so in the main areas that I'm worried about,
I try to have a single person who is basically the key person in that area.
- Warren Christopher

I've basically thought of myself as a writer,
whether I was or not.
- Bob Schieffer

The team's aims are do to the best we can basically.
- David Leslie

I think I am basically a happy person.
- David Rockefeller

The argument for intelligent design basically depends on saying,
'You haven't answered every question with evolution,'...
Well, guess what? Science can't answer every question.
- Kenneth Miller

Basically it starts with four months of training,
just basic stretching, kicking and punching.
Then you come to the choreography and getting ready
to put the dance together.
- Keanu Reeves

Sin is basically a denial of God's right of possession.
- Edwin Louis Cole

I listen to jazz and gospel...
yeah that's basically what I listen to.
- Anwar Robinson

I've dated the sweet mama's boy, the musician rocker,
the struggling artist - basically a lot of people without jobs.
- Alyssa Milano

Basically, there's not enough sex in movies,
that's it.
I'm trying to say it, people.
I miss sex in movies because sex is natural,
guns are not.
- Zoe Saldana

Puberty hit me very hard, and I basically had no use
for school once I discovered the guitar.
- Rick Springfield

Generally my feeling is that I think women are just
in a universal way coming out,
coming to their own more.
And they have more opportunity, and basically we're equal.
- Chantal Kreviazuk

I ran track, and basically played every sport.
- Leigh Steinberg

I think basically an actor is a salesman.
- Paul Lynde

I went to Kent State basically to avoid going to Vietnam,
I had no idea what I was doing in the world.
I was lost, and trying not to get into a fight every day.
- Mark Mothersbaugh

So when I was 13, I basically left home and never returned and lived at home again.
I would come home for a week at Christmas and two weeks in the summer only.
- Peter Jurasik

As a restaurateur, my job is to basically control the chaos and the drama.
There's always going to be chaos in the restaurant business.
- Rocco DiSpirito

Basically, I viewed any work of art as an imposition
of another person's taste,
and saw the individual making this imposition as a kind of dictator.
- Henry Flynt

I went to see the film with a regular audience for
the first time on Sunday,
and was basically swamped.
- Verne Troyer

I walk my dogs.
I garden a little.
I play a bit of tennis.
Basically when I have spare time I'm making music.
- Bill Mumy

I was amazed at how easy it was for the Clinton Administration
to basically cover what they did at Waco in the fog
of lies and avoid any responsibility for it.
- James Bovard

Basically, everything I try to do is to present an
alternative to what somebody else is doing.
- Matt Groening


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