"If there's one thing I really want for my birthday, that is for the mining company not to mine my daddy's reserve."
"I've drunk Amazon's free Diet Coke. Nothing makes more sense to me than a company trying to make bookselling into a profitable business. I'm not anti-Amazon, and I'm not pro-publishers either. I'm pro-books."
"I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when nobody calls."
"I work constantly but I work at a lot of different things. You know, I run a theater company in New York, I direct plays, act in plays, in movies, so I try to keep it eclectic."
"I remember being on film sets when I was younger, and only men got to do the cool action movies. So I thought, 'Maybe I'll get to produce one day and get to do cool stuff too,' which is what happened when we did 'Charlie's Angels.' Starting my production company was a big turning point for me."
"People don't place their trust in government or company pension plans they have to be self-reliant."
"Medical professionals, not insurance company bureaucrats, should be making health care decisions."
"Our DNA is as a consumer company - for that individual customer who's voting thumbs up or thumbs down. That's who we think about. And we think that our job is to take responsibility for the complete user experience. And if it's not up to par, it's our fault, plain and simply."
"Nothing endears so much a friend as sorrow for his death. The pleasure of his company has not so powerful an influence."
"We're the biggest food and agriculture company in the world."