Quotes of Acquisition

“ Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he is buying. ”

- Fran Lebowitz

“ We have a track record of not disappointing the market's expectations... We expect strong growth to continue through acquisitions and tendering opportunities. ”

- Bob Davies

“ We expect strong growth to continue through acquisitions and tendering opportunities. ”

- Bob Davies

“ The desire of knowledge, like the thirst for riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it. ”

- Laurence Sterne

“ We're in the middle of a tax revolution, and this is evidence of that. ”

- Mary Adams

“ You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. ”

- Kahlil Gibran

“ What's unfortunate about buying a pitcher for $12 million is that he carries no warranty. ”

- Bob Verdi

“ Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books. ”

- Charles Caleb Colton

“ The acquisition of LCI International was completed in just 88 days, and the integration of the two companies is progressing very well, with operating and capital synergies expected to be better than originally announced. ”

- Robert Woodruff

“ This acquisition will complement our service offering in the important Quebec region. National Bank's clients and other issuers throughout Canada will benefit from our emphasis on customer-focused quality, service and innovation. ”

- Chris Morris

“ A woman is always buying something. ”

- Ovid

“ I glory more in the coming purchase of my wealth than in the glad possession. ”

- Ben Jonson

“ He or she who admits the possession of a secret, has already half revealed it; certainly, it is a great deal gained toward the acquisition of treasure, to know exactly where it is. ”

- William Gilmore Simms

“ Buying real estate is not only the best way, the quickest way, the safest way, but the only way to become wealthy. ”

- Marshall Field

“ Before buying anything, it is well to ask if one could do without it. ”

- Sir John Lubbock

“ Culture and possessions, there is the bourgeoisie for you. ”

- Thomas Mann

“ The acquisition of Interact presents Sage with a number of significant opportunities. ”

- Paul Walker

“ When buying shares, ask yourself, would you buy the whole company? ”

- Rene Rivkin

“ The acquisition of the Gannett stations strengthens station clusters in the Northeast and the Midwest, and adds to our growing presence in Florida. ”

- David Smith

“ It appears to be a law that you cannot have a deep sympathy with both man and nature. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ The financial sector is recovering nicely. Wall Street has been reporting record profits and doing lots of mergers and acquisitions, so they're certainly adding to the local economy. ”

- James Brown

“ As part of our strategy going forward we are aggressively looking at alliances and joint ventures and acquisitions of biotech companies. ”

- Richard Clark

“ The best remedy for a bruised heart is not, as so many people seem to think, repose upon a manly bosom. Much more efficacious are honest work, physical activity, and sudden acquisition of wealth. ”

- Dorothy Sayers

“ Alimony is like buying hay for a dead horse. ”

- Groucho Marx

“ A writer writes. Period. No matter if someone is buying your work or not. ”

- Len Wein

“ Its going to be a squeeze, but we have got to put our men and women in uniform ahead of everything else. We've got to be treating our reservists fairly before we move on to other procurements. ”

- Mark Dayton

“ We're really buying into Bob's vision, not the other way around. ”

- Unknown

“ I decided to go through a midlife crisis and instead of buying a Corvette, I signed up for pilot lessons. ”

- Jim Collins

“ The bank, through its acquisition and mergers with Chase and Bank One, presented some challenges in terms of duplicate real estate. We had to restructure this lease so it would fit their needs. ”

- Mark Russell

“ Operating income, excluding recent acquisitions, grew four times faster than sales. ”

- William Mitchell
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