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Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we know we don’t know. But there are also unknown unknowns. There are things we don’t know we don’t know.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “You go to war with the army you have, not the army you might want or wish to have at a later time.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Be precise. A lack of precision is dangerous when the margin of error is small.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Think ahead. Don’t let day-to-day operations drive out planning.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Remember where you came from.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “If you are not criticized, you may not be doing much.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “If you can’t solve a problem, make it bigger.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Don’t blame the boss. He has enough problems.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “The worst mistake is to have the best ladder and the wrong wall.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “You might be a cunning linguist, but I am a master debater.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “If you are working from your inbox, you are working on other people’s priorities.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Don’t divide the world into “them” and “us.””
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “I would not say that the future is necessarily less predictable than the past. I think the past was not predictable when it started.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “No. That’s someone else’s business. Quagmire is – I don’t do quagmires.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “I believe what I said yesterday. I don’t know what I said, but I know what I think and I assume it’s what I said.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “If we know anything, it is that weakness is provocative.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “The absence of evidence is not necessarily the evidence of absence.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “If in doubt, don’t. If still in doubt, do what’s right.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “When starting at the bottom, be willing to learn from those at the top.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Strive to make proposed solutions as self-executing as possible. As the degree of discretion increases, so too does bureaucracy, delay, and expense.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Sausage making and policy-making shouldn’t be seen close-up.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Don’t necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Don’t be a bottleneck. If a matter is not a decision for the President or you, delegate it. Force responsibility down and out. Find problem areas, add structure and delegate. The pressure is to do the reverse. Resist it.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Death has a tendency to encourage a depressing view of war.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “If you try to please everybody, somebody’s not going to like it.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Now, settle down, settle down. Hell, I’m an old man, it’s early in the morning and I’m gathering my thoughts here.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Beware when any idea is promoted primarily because it is “bold, exciting, innovative, and new.” There are many ideas that are “bold, exciting, innovative and new,” but also foolish.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Success tends to go not to the person who is error-free, because he also tends to be risk-averse. Rather it goes to the person who recognizes that life is pretty much a percentage business. It isn’t making mistakes that’s critical; it’s correcting them and getting on with the principal task.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “You’re thinking of Eurpoe as Germany and France. I don’t. I think that’s old Europe.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Be yourself. Follow your instincts. Success depends, at least in part, on the ability to ‘carry it off.’”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “In unanimity there may well be either cowardice or uncritical thinking.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “What will follow will not be a repeat of any other conflict. It will be of a force and scope and scale that has been beyond what has been seen before.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Prune – prune businesses, products, activities, people. Do it annually.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “The success of an organization will depend on the people you surround yourself with.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “If I know the answer I’ll tell you the answer, and if I don’t, I’ll just respond, cleverly.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “When you’re skiing, if you’re not falling you’re not trying.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “I don’t do quagmires.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Enjoy your time in public service. It may well be one of the most interesting and challenging times of your life.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “First rule of politics: you can’t win unless you’re on the ballot. Second rule: If you run, you may lose. And, if you tie, you do not win.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “There’s another way to phrase that and that is that the absence of evidence is not the evidence of absence. It is basically saying the same thing in a different way. Simply because you do not have evidence that something does exist does not mean that you have evidence that it doesn’t exist.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “It is easier to get into something than to get out of it.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “The country cannot afford amateur hour in the White House.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “The purpose of terrorism is to terrorize. It’s to change the behavior of the people that are being terrorized.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Don’t ‘over-control’ like a novice pilot. Stay loose enough from the flow that you can observe it, modify, and improve it.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Reduce the number of lawyers. They are like beavers – they get in the middle of the stream and dam it up.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Arguments of convenience lack integrity and inevitably trip you up.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “We know where they are. They are in the area around Tikrit and Baghdad.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Don’t speak ill of your predecessors or successors. You didn’t walk in their shoes.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “There are a lot of people who lie and get away with it, and that’s just a fact.”
Donald Rumsfeld Quote: “Oh my goodness gracious, what you can buy off the Internet in terms of overhead photography. A trained ape can know an awful lot of what is going on in this world, just by punching on his mouse, for a relatively modest cost.”
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