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When there's uncertainty they always think there's another shoe to fall.
by Kenneth Lay

When there's uncertainty they always think there's another shoe to fall.
There is no other shoe to fall.
- Kenneth Lay

Trillions of dollars every day are being exchanged
around the world in all of the financial markets.
- Kenneth Lay

Today, there are also buyers and sellers of all these energy commodities,
just like there are buyers and sellers of food commodities
and many other commodities.
- Kenneth Lay

But the most important thing is, Enron did not cause the California crisis.
- Kenneth Lay

 

They can't do without electricity.
They can do with less electricity.
- Kenneth Lay

But certainly I didn't know he was doing anything that was criminal.
- Kenneth Lay

But I can't take responsibility for criminal conduct
of somebody inside the company.
- Kenneth Lay

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The problems in California have been that it's been
very difficult to site and build new power plants.
- Kenneth Lay

We use competitive markets to arrange for delivery of our food supply.
- Kenneth Lay

Investors don't like uncertainty.
- Kenneth Lay

Am I a fool? I don't think I'm a fool.
But I think I sure was fooled.
- Kenneth Lay

I don't think I'm a criminal, number one.
- Kenneth Lay

I have to take responsibility for anything that happened within its businesses.
- Kenneth Lay

Our liquidity is fine.
As a matter of fact, it's better than fine.
It's strong.
- Kenneth Lay

I mean, our primary businesses in wholesale pipelines,
utilities, retail, were all doing extremely well.
- Kenneth Lay

In the case of Enron, we balance our positions all the time.
- Kenneth Lay

The transmission systems are still regulated.
- Kenneth Lay

The last thing I would have ever expected to happen
to me in my life would be that,
in fact, I would be accused of doing something wrong
and maybe even something criminal.
- Kenneth Lay

Well, rates would go up whether you deregulate or not,
and of course, the rates that are going up right now
on the electricity side are still within the regulated framework.
- Kenneth Lay

You'd rather have a surplus versus a shortage in your position.
- Kenneth Lay

I've been a strong financial and political supporter of,
first, President Bush Sr. when he was running for president,
and even when he ran for president a time or two and failed.
- Kenneth Lay

There are no accounting issues, no trading issues,
no reserve issues, no previously unknown problem issues.
- Kenneth Lay

We need someone who is a strong representative of our value system.
- Kenneth Lay

I have faith in the market when we get the rules right.
- Kenneth Lay

Every market is in transition.
- Kenneth Lay

You'll have lower prices under deregulation than you will through regulation.
- Kenneth Lay

We don't break the law.
- Kenneth Lay

We've tried to get as much supply into California as we can.
- Kenneth Lay

But indeed a market like California is not good for Enron.
- Kenneth Lay

We see ourselves as first helping to open up markets to competition.
- Kenneth Lay

I take full responsibility for what happened at Enron.
But saying that, I know in my mind that I did nothing criminal.
- Kenneth Lay

Any slots at the senior level, including CEO or other slots,
will be filled internally.
- Kenneth Lay

Jeff knew full well what he was walking away from.
Again, he needed to deal with this right away.
- Kenneth Lay

There are absolutely no problems that had anything
to do with Jeff's departure.
- Kenneth Lay

If you aren't in the moment,
you are either looking forward to uncertainty,
or back to pain and regret.
- Jim Carrey

Life is lived in the mists -
little is fully visible, less is certain.
Yet rejoice in the unknowing,
and let all of life be a wonderful adventure.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Uncertainty that comes from knowledge
(knowing what you don't know)
is different from uncertainty coming from ignorance.
- Isaac Asimov

Poverty with security is better than plenty
in the midst of fear and uncertainty.
- Aesop

Cherish the uncertainty of life's adventures.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The movie character Forrest Gump describing life
as being "like a box of chocolates,"
is such a positive upbeat way of
characterizing the uncertainty of life.
I have no idea what life will give me next,
but whatever it is, it will be sweet.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My life is the eye of the hurricane -
an island of calm in a sea of uncertainty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A state of expectancy is a great asset;
a state of uncertainty -
one moment thinking "perhaps"
and the next moment thinking "I don't know" -
will never get desired results.
- Ernest Holmes

I rest in the light of forgiveness.
I forgive myself and others for that
which is done (and better left undone)
and also that which is not done (and better if done).
I give myself permission to enjoy this moment without guilt.
I freely release all uncertainty, regret, and fear.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

"Uncertainty" is NOT "I don't know."
It is "I can't know."
"I am uncertain" does not mean "I could be certain."
- Wener Karl Heisenberg

If you just watch a teenager, you see a lot of uncertainty.
- Jamie Lee Curtis

The only thing that makes life possible
is permanent, intolerable uncertainty;
not knowing what comes next.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism
and become a fearless is mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly -
indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection.
- Arianna Huffington

Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty,
our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
- Karl Von Clausewitz

The power of the lawyer is in the uncertainty of the law.
- Jeremy Bentham

I used to be scared of uncertainty; now I get a high out of it.
- Jensen Ackles

Uncertainty is the worst of all evils until the moment
when reality makes us regret uncertainty.
- Alphonse Karr

We measure our days out in steps of uncertainty not
turning to see how far we've come.
And peer down the highway from here to eternity and
reach out for love on the run.
- Al Stewart

So in my uncertainty, I went to graduate school and there it all happened.
- Ted Nelson

Uncertainty and expectation are the joys of life.
Security is an insipid thing.
- William Congreve

Terrorism is a psychological warfare.
Terrorists try to manipulate us and change our behavior by creating fear,
uncertainty, and division in society.
- Patrick J. Kennedy

I don't think we should tell them what we're going to do in advance.
Let them think.
Worry.
Wonder.
Uncertainty is the most chilling thing of all.
- Vernon A. Walters

The problem here is that there will always be some
uncertainty about how quickly Saddam can acquire nuclear weapons.
But we don't want the smoking gun to be a mushroom cloud.
- Condoleezza Rice

There's a certain kind of scepticism that can't bear uncertainty.
- Rupert Sheldrake

Without the element of uncertainty, the bringing off of even,
the greatest business triumph would be dull,
routine, and eminently unsatisfying.
- J. Paul Getty

Fear comes from uncertainty.
When we are absolutely certain, whether of our worth or worthlessness,
we are almost impervious to fear.
- William Congreve

Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay;
falsehood by haste and uncertainty.
- Tacitus

The markets don't like instability and they don't like uncertainty.
- Peter Mandelson

Certainty is the mother of quiet and repose,
and uncertainty the cause of variance and contentions.
- Edward Coke

We sail within a vast sphere, ever drifting in uncertainty,
driven from end to end.
- Blaise Pascal

The idea of the sacred is quite simply one of the most
conservative notions in any culture,
because it seeks to turn other ideas -
uncertainty,
progress, change - into crimes.
- Salman Rushdie

Never Have Your Dog Stuffed is really advice to myself,
a reminder to myself not to avoid change or uncertainty,
but to go with it, to surf into change.
- Alan Alda

Uncertainty!
fell demon of our fears!
The human soul that can support despair,
supports not thee.
- David Mallet

For all of its uncertainty, we cannot flee the future.
- Barbara Jordan

The uncertainty of the danger belongs to the essence of terrorism.
- Jurgen Habermas

Uncertainty and fear and ignorance about immigrants,
about people who are different, has a history as old as our Nation.
- Luis Gutierrez

Uncertainty will always be part of the taking charge process.
- Harold S. Geneen


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