Intellectual property is the oil of the 21 century. Look at the richest men a hundred years ago; they all made their money extracting natural resources or moving them around. All today’s richest men have made their money out of intellectual property.
To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.Bojaxhiu
No young American in uniform should ever be held hostage to America's dependence on oil from the Middle East.
The American people do not want their young dying for $1.50 a gallon oil.
The central industry of modern civilisation, tending, because of its control over materials, to spread into and ultimately incorporate older industries such as mining, smelting, oil- refining, textiles, rubber, building, and even agriculture in respect to fertilizers and food processing.john desmond bernal
To me it was more about eight years of bad policy before (Obama) got there that let this happen. It was Dracula running the blood bank in terms of oil and leases. I think that has more to do with it than how the president reacted to it.
The Gulf of Mexico is a very big ocean. The amount of volume of oil and dispersant we are putting into it is tiny in relation to the total water volume.
Now, the United States’ response, the western response to this is a continuation of the appeasement that was started back in the ’50s with Eisenhower when Iran seized western oil companies. The Americans, the British, and the Israelis, as I remember, launched an attack to try to reclaim it and — or at least the British and the Israelis did and Eisenhower vetoed it.leonard peikoff
A great nation's foreign policy involves power, money, trade, oil and arms, but it proeeds from ideas.william pfaff
Now we live in the empire of oil and money — the rest is disguise.josé saramago
Even the oil companies don't need an incentive of $4 billion to go out and explore. As my grandpop would say, "They’re doing just fine, thank you."joseph ("joe") biden
The world should forget about cheap oil. [The price] will keep going up and some day arrive at US$100 per barrel.hugo chávez
We must proceed with our own energy development. Exploitation of domestic petroleum and natural gas potentialities, along with nuclear, solar, geothermal, and non-fossil fuels is vital. We will never again permit any foreign nation to have Uncle Sam over a barrel of oil.jerry ford
Nothing would please me more, but who else would pump the oil that we need? God damn America.muammar gaddafi
We don't know what the event that has allowed for this massive oil to be released. And until we know that, I hope we don't see a knee-jerk reaction across this country that says we're going to shut down drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, because the cost to this country will be staggering. From time to time there are going to be things that occur that are acts of God that cannot be prevented.rick perry
We stand for peace, freedom and the sovereignty of the Libyan people, Libya is facing a difficult time. The situation must not be manipulated through the media. We repudiate violence, but you cannot stop objectively analyzing this conflict, Some conditions are being created to justify an invasion of Libya, and the main objective of the invasion would be to take over the oil.
When you fast, do not look somber as the hypocrites do, for they disfigure their faces to show men they are fasting. I tell you the truth , they have received their reward in full. But when you fast, put oil on your head and wash your face, so that it will not be obvious to men that you are fasting, but only to your Father, who is unseen; and your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.
To begin to bring troops home before our commanders tell us we are ready … would mean surrendering the future of Iraq to al-Qaeda, risking a humanitarian catastrophe, and allowing the terrorists to establish a safe haven in Iraq and gain control of vast oil resources they could use to fund new attacks on America.
De-linted cotton seed (ie. seed with no lint or linters) is processed into oil , meal and hulls .
Chavez instituted a system of barter trade with Cuba which sent doctors to Venezuela in return for oil.
I wish you would recollect that Painting and Punctuality mix like oil and Vinegar, and that Genius and regularity are utter Enemies and must be to the end of time.thomas gainsborough
Our Garrick's a salad; for in him we see oil, vinegar, sugar, and saltness agree.Oliver Goldsmith
oil, Jews and Germans, are our most important export commodities.nicolae ceauşescu