T. Boone Pickens Quotes

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T. Boone Pickens quotes: If you can provide the funding and you get the leadership, you'll have a competitive team. If you can provide the funding and you get the leadership, you'll have a competitive team.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I was very fortunate in my gene mix. The gambling instincts I inherited from my father were matched by my mother's gift for analysis. I was very fortunate in my gene mix. The gambling instincts I inherited from my father were matched by my mother's gift for analysis.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: It has become cheaper to look for oil on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange than in the ground. It has become cheaper to look for oil on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange than in the ground.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: A fool with a plan can outsmart a genius with no plan. A fool with a plan can outsmart a genius with no plan.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: In the history of America, we've never had an energy plan. We don't even realize the resources we have available to us. In the history of America, we've never had an energy plan. We don't even realize the resources we have available to us.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: As long as there's political uncertainty around the energy space, stock prices will come down. As long as there's political uncertainty around the energy space, stock prices will come down.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: You give the money where you want it. You give the money where you want it.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: We're going to have shortages and prices are going to go up. Gasoline is going to be extremely tight for us. We're going to have shortages and prices are going to go up. Gasoline is going to be extremely tight for us.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: Big Oil is a club, and they'll do everything to keep me out. Big Oil is a club, and they'll do everything to keep me out.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: A dollar is not worth as much as you think it is. Your honesty is worth much more. A dollar is not worth as much as you think it is. Your honesty is worth much more.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I don't care whether you use natural gas, ethanol, the battery. You can use anything, just so it's American. I don't care whether you use natural gas, ethanol, the battery. You can use anything, just so it's American.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: There is no free market for oil. There is no free market for oil.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: Money is to be respected one of the worst things you can do is handle another person's money without respect for how hard it was to earn. Money is to be respected one of the worst things you can do is handle another person's money without respect for how hard it was to earn.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: Far too many executives have become more concerned with the 'four P's' - pay, perks, power and prestige - rather than making profits for shareholders. Far too many executives have become more concerned with the 'four P's' - pay, perks, power and prestige - rather than making profits for shareholders.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: Natural gas is a better transportation fuel than gasoline, so if that's the case, it's cheaper, it's cleaner and it's a domestic resource. Natural gas is a better transportation fuel than gasoline, so if that's the case, it's cheaper, it's cleaner and it's a domestic resource.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I think I have more patience now than I did in the past. I think I have more patience now than I did in the past.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: A Fool with a Plan is better off than a Genius without a Plan! A Fool with a Plan is better off than a Genius without a Plan!
T. Boone Pickens quotes: When you look at a commodities market you need hedgers and speculators. If you don't have one, you don't have a market. That's how it works. When you look at a commodities market you need hedgers and speculators. If you don't have one, you don't have a market. That's how it works.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I fracked over 3,000 wells in my life and never had a problem with an aquifer. I fracked over 3,000 wells in my life and never had a problem with an aquifer.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I'm a Republican. I don't want to go to heaven and have to face my family up there and tell them I voted for a Democrat. I'm a Republican. I don't want to go to heaven and have to face my family up there and tell them I voted for a Democrat.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: A plan without action is not a plan. It's a speech. A plan without action is not a plan. It's a speech.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I don't need any more money. I don't need any more money.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: On a scale from 1-10, my ambition is probably 11 or 12. On a scale from 1-10, my ambition is probably 11 or 12.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I have always believed that it's important to show a new look periodically. Predictability can lead to failure. I have always believed that it's important to show a new look periodically. Predictability can lead to failure.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: If somebody I don't like gets in the crosshairs, I pull the trigger. But I don't hunt for them. If somebody I don't like gets in the crosshairs, I pull the trigger. But I don't hunt for them.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: Work eight hours and sleep eight hours and make sure that they are not the same hours. Work eight hours and sleep eight hours and make sure that they are not the same hours.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: I always saw myself as a large stockholder trying to make a difference. I wasn't raiding anybody. I always saw myself as a large stockholder trying to make a difference. I wasn't raiding anybody.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: Don't get the idea that I've turned green. My business is making money, and I think this is going to make a lot of money. Don't get the idea that I've turned green. My business is making money, and I think this is going to make a lot of money.
T. Boone Pickens quotes: Fundamentals make the market. Fundamentals make the market.