Maintaining The Status Quo Quotes by Gerry Adams, Jim Clemmer, Jane Elliott, Harvey Mackay, Simon Mainwaring, David Rockefeller and many others.
It will always be a battle a day between those who want maximum change and those who want to maintain the status quo.
There are… two kinds of people: those who are changing and those who are setting themselves up to be victims of change. As the world continues to march on around us, if I am only maintaining the status quo – if I’m not growing – then I’m falling behind.
Education in this country is about how to maintain the status quo and to perpetuate racism.
Pessimism doesn’t grow your business or even maintain the status quo. The pessimists on your staff make the job harder for everyone around them. They make difficulties out of opportunities.
Often motivated by a desire to maintain the existing status quo, sloth almost cost the U.S. its auto industry, as it refused for decades to build fuel-efficient cars to compete with Japanese, Korean and European imports.
Philanthropy is involved with basic innovations that transform society, not simply maintaining the status quo or filling basic social needs that were formerly the province of the public sector.
It’s not a matter of maintaining the status quo. We have to create a dynamic state, oriented towards expansion.
I’ve never been one who enjoys maintaining the status quo. I’m always pushing for new ideas, whether it’s in business or philanthropy.