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Famous Negotiating Quotations

List of Negotiating Quotes

We found 24 quote(s) that contain the word Negotiating.



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Negotiating in the classic diplomatic sense assumes parties more anxious to agree than to disagree. Dean Acheson

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Pick up a camera. Shoot something. No matter how small, no matter how cheesy, no matter whether your friends and your sister star in it. Put your name on it as director. Now you're a director. Everything after that you're just negotiating your budget and your fee. James Cameron

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Second, the resolution contains the blatantly false assertion that negotiating a timeline for bringing U.S. troops home with the Iraqi government undermines U.S. national security. Such a statement shows a misunderstanding of the enemy we face in Iraq. Peter DeFazio

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I hope everybody will go back to the negotiating table. I've always said this is the only way forward. Mohamed ElBaradei

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You mentioned the Free Trade Agreement and yes I can't tell you how pleased we are that Morocco is one of the countries that our country is going to begin negotiating a Free Trade Agreement with. Donald Evans

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Negotiating means getting the best of your opponent. Marvin Gaye

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Rwanda was considered a second-class operation; because it was a small country, we had been able to maintain a kind of status quo. They were negotiating, they'd accepted the new peace project, so we were under the impression that everything would be solved easily. Boutros Boutros-Ghali

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I've been arguing this for months. This is not our war. This is not a war we should be in. Australia's better spending its time negotiating with North Korea. John Hewson

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We are no longer going to ask for the land, but we are going to take it without negotiating. Robert Mugabe

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The ones who were negotiating are now on the front line of this intifada, because they found that the negotiations didn't give them the minimum of their rights. Hassan Nasrallah

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Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it. Pope John Paul II

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I have only been seeking to get them to the negotiating table and, thank God, that's where they are. John Prescott

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Your political reputation affects how likely allies are to trust you, and what kind of deals they'll offer at the negotiating table. There's also some emotional response in there, so factions do bear grudges. Just like the real thing. Mike Simpson

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You can't go to a negotiating table pointing a gun, but you've got to keep it over your shoulder. Joe Slovo

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I have to say that it was a very strange experience when, later in life, I represented Byron Scott and was negotiating with West - whose picture I used to have over my bed! That took some getting used to. Leigh Steinberg

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I'd like to add that negotiating is not something to be avoided or feared - it's an everyday part of life. Leigh Steinberg

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The whole concept of negotiating is intimidating to many people. Leigh Steinberg

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It has no enforceable standards to stop a union from conspiring with employers to keep another stronger union out or from negotiating contracts with lower pay and standards that members of another union have spent a lifetime establishing. Andy Stern

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It took a long time to get out of my contract. The producers thought I was negotiating for more money. Sherry Stringfield

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For most women, the language of conversation is primarily a language of rapport: a way of establishing connections and negotiating relationships. Deborah Tannen

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Sanctions and negotiations can be very ineffective, and indeed foolish, unless the people you are talking with and negotiating with and trying to reach agreements with are people who can be trusted to keep their word. Caspar Weinberger

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There are professional negotiators working for the writers and the actors, but basically you've got the writers and actors negotiating against businessmen. That's why you get rhetoric. Dick Wolf

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There is only so much negotiating and maneuvering that can be done while the aircraft is under siege in mid-air. Therefore, the best way to put a stop to hijacking is by having high levels of security implemented by qualified and trained personnel both on the ground and in the air. Isaac Yeffet

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The most important thing is that Milosevic agreed to sit at the negotiating table with the Kosovo Albanians. Boris Yeltsin