quotes of Bill Owens; 103 quotes

"We must renew our efforts to keep our communities safe, from the dangers of terrorists from foreign lands and from common criminals here at home. Let no criminal believe that tough fiscal times will yield an open cell door and a ticket to freedom."

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"While one party may possess the levers of power, one party does not possess a monopoly on good ideas. Good lawmaking, after all, is about the ability to craft effective solutions."

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"We all have the mind-set that nothing's going to happen to us, we're not old and frail and we're not going to get old and frail. A phantom market's going to have to get involved with this, to softly introduce it."

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"We were very excited Tuesday because we had a whole bunch of boxes delivered and we thought we were OK."

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"They're playing a middleman role. Their products are not going to be sold on shelves, but they're helping people whose products will be sold on shelves."

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"This is another milestone for Nortel as we continue to demonstrate our commitment to expand in Asia. To be a global communications provider, it is imperative for us to expand our market share and compete in Asia. South Korea is known for its advanced and trailblazing technology in communications. Our relationship with LG better positions Nortel in the dynamic and growing Asia market, expedite research and development, and benefit our global customers. Nortel is clearly playing to win."

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"We have put in place an entirely new leadership team here at Nortel, energized and ready to take the company to the future."

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"Our results demonstrate solid progress in our next-generation businesses, ... I am pleased that Nortel can now move from this phase of stabilization with the foundation we've built over the last 19 months."

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"As I come to the close of my tenure as CEO, I am pleased that Nortel can now move from this phase of stabilization with the foundation we've built over the past 19 months."

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"Nortel will continue to have a significant presence in the Toronto area in order to remain close to customers, be in close proximity of the financial capital of the country and to leverage the large talent pool in the area."

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