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The reality is, J&J probably doesn't care, ... It has the money to pay whatever breakup fee is involved. I don't see somebody else walking in here and picking up Guidant.


John Putnam

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I think J&J has a claim. I don't think they are going to have to pay Guidant.
JOANNE WUENSCH
If J&J is not willing to up their bid, I think Guidant will be going to Boston Scientific.
DEBBIE WANG
I don't see where this deal can be salvaged, ... I don't think J&J wants to risk its own reputation ...
ROBERT GOLD
My take is that J&J would still like to do the deal but that Guidant is unwilling to negotiate the p...
PATRICK KASER
My take is that J&J would still like to do the deal but that Guidant is unwilling to negotiate the p...
PATRICK KASER
They're certainly making it harder for J&J to come back. Strategically we believe Boston Scientific ...
JOANNE WUENSCH
At this point, we do not know if J&J is simply trying to force Boston Scientific to go higher, or if...
BOB HOPKINS
J&J is flexing its muscles. That's why J&J has come back so aggressively.
BRUCE NUDELL
J&J has a basis for wanting a discount to the original terms and clearly seems headed down that path...
BOB HOPKINS
J&J has a basis for wanting a discount to the original terms and clearly seems headed down that path...
BOB HOPKINS
The student athletes involved in the program are outstanding young men who represent the best W&J ha...
KAREL JELINEK
When all is said and done, what you'll probably see is some sort of negotiated settlement here, whet...
FRANK AQUILA
When all is said and done, what you'll probably see is some sort of negotiated settlement here, whet...
FRANK AQUILA
When all is said and done, what you'll probably see is some sort of negotiated settlement here, whet...
FRANK AQUILA
When all is said and done, what you'll probably see is some sort of negotiated settlement here, whet...
FRANK AQUILA
They are playing chicken, and right now it appears that J.& J. has the upper hand.
JOANNE K. WUENSCH
I would expect the next chapter in this story to be the abandonment of the deal by J&J. For J&J I th...
ELI KAMMERMAN
They are playing chicken, and right now it appears that J&J has the upper hand.
JOANNE WUENSCH
There is a $600 million break up fee presuming certain events happen. I don't think it is a given th...
COLIN DEVINE
We believe that we are picking up the majority of whatever business Guidant couldn't fulfill because...
ART COLLINS
One thing the company loses by not being part of J&J is not having more money for market development...
JAN WALD
Getting into a bidding war with J&J is bad enough. But getting into a cash-throwing contest with J&J...
CAROL LEVENSON
That is always the elephant in the room with J&J. Everyone wants to know what is going on in M&A, an...
BRUCE CRANNA
We suspect the new Boston Scientific offer was developed with input from the Guidant board, so it's ...
LARRY BIEGELSEN
The irony is, J&J could have had this company for $76 a share.
THOMAS GUNDERSON
The irony is, J&J could have had this company for $76 a share.
THOMAS GUNDERSON
I would not be surprised to see J&J come back. They've got $16 billion in cash at the end of 2005. T...
BRUCE NUDELL
J&J needs Guidant's deep middle-management bench and the cooperation of senior management.
GLENN REICIN
This is a devastating loss for J and our team. J is a proven leader and when he sets goals, he gets ...
RUSS HELLICKSON
Eighty dollars is a 'wow' number ? I don't think there's any way J&J can rationally compete with tha...
DAVID HEUPEL
In the immortal words of LL Cool J, 'I've been here for years,'
MARIAH CAREY
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DAVE ANNABLE
Miss J. Hunter Dunn, Miss J. Hunter Dunn,/ Furnish'd and burnish'd by Aldershot sun.
JOHN BETJEMAN
when im mad i usually punch a wall but that doesnt work so when your mad you dont need to punch a wa...
DALLY SALAD
That's what a great team is all about. When somebody is struggling, somebody else is picking up the ...
CHAUNCEY BILLUPS
I like to open for a band as it brings on sort of a challenge and it makes things more interesting. ...
KELLY JONES
At the end of the day, Boston is going to run out of cash ahead of J&J. Boston's really going to hav...
BRUCE NUDELL
There's a certain poetic license to $76, given that was the original J&J bid.
NANCY HAVENS
It's really interesting to work with J&J. They're really helpful and knowledgeable.
LENNY HAAS
It wasn't a great quarter, but the expectations have gotten so low on J&J that a real ho-hum quarter...
BRUCE CRANNA
The river of knowledge has no depth.
CHINONYE J. CHIDOLUE
Anything less than $71 per share from J&J should not be accepted, in our view.
IVAN KRSTICEVIC
Racism is what acquitted O. J. Simpson.
KATHERINE RYAN
That’s what I liked about those nuns. You could tell, for one thing, that they never went anywhere...
J.D. SALINGER
W&J is the best team I have seen on tape in a long time.
JACK LEIPHEIMER
When I read 'Fantastic Beasts,' the world that J. K. Rowling has created is so wonderful.
EDDIE REDMAYNE
They were being nickel-and-dimed by J&J. They had to get out of that loop.
JAN WALD
I think the record-high oil prices are still weighing on the market, ... Also, the Merck news is now...
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If it doesnt help, I damned sure dont know what will.
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Eighty dollars a share is certainly a fair price for this business that we suspect is not nearly as ...
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I always pick a gorgeous time to fall over a suitcase or something.
J.D. SALINGER
I was surrounded by phonies...They were coming in the goddam window.
J.D. SALINGER
We're going to spend whatever it takes to help the Guidant management team in cardiac rhythm managem...
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Boy, it began to rain like a bastard. In buckets, I swear to God. All the parents and mothers and ev...
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I grew up in a conservative New England town and showed up to my middle school orientation dressed l...
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It is what it is, it is what you make it.
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He thought much but said little.
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ELIN
See the world for what it is.
BEAUTIFUL!
ANTHONY T. HINCKS
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I grew up watching Super J-Cup tournaments and things like that, and those were pretty cool.
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JHERRERA
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I'll now fall back a furlong or two in me chair, while me larned but misguided collagues r-read th' ...
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Dear God, Thank you for waking me up today and for your everlasting love and never ending mercy and ...
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GEORGE THOROGOOD
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DON MONTGOMERY
Become a student of change. It is the only thing that will remain constant. -Anthony J. D'Angelo.
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Love fails, only when we fail to love. -J. Franklin.
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JOHN WHEELER
The techniques of opening conversation are universal. I knew long ago and rediscovered that the best...
JOHN STEINBECK
With thee conversing I forget all time.
JOHN MILTON
I suppose the one quality in an astronaut more powerful than any other is curiosity. They have to ge...
JOHN GLENN
Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so. For, thos...
JOHN DONNE
When we try in good faith to believe in materialism, in the exclusive reality of the physical, we ar...
JOHN UPDIKE
For they conquer who believe they can.
JOHN DRYDEN
Sweet Benjamin, since thou art young, and hast not yet the use of tongue, make it thy slave, while t...
JOHN HOSKINS
Nobody controls me. I'm uncontrollable. The only one who can control me is me, and that's just barel...
JOHN LENNON
Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?
This is commonly misquotes as You can't ha...
JOHN HEYWOOD
There is more than a verbal tie between the words common, community, and communication. Try the expe...
JOHN DEWEY
Are there not thousands in the world who love their fellows even to the death, who feel the giant ag...
JOHN KEATS
Fortune befriends the bold.
JOHN DRYDEN
I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all ex...
JOHN LENNON
Nothing can be beautiful which is not true.
JOHN RUSKIN
A thing of beauty is a joy for ever: Its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness; ...
JOHN KEATS
A few years back I was more a candidate for skid row bum than an Emmy. If I hadn't stopped drinking,...
JOHN LARROQUETTE
He who goes to bed, and goes to bed sober,
Falls as the leaves do, and dies in October;
But he...
JOHN FLETCHER
No person who is not a great sculptor or painter can be an architect. If he is not a sculptor or pai...
JOHN RUSKIN
Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness.
JOHN WESLEY
History gives us a kind of chart, and we dare not surrender even a small rushlight in the darkness. ...
JOHN BUCHAN
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
JOHN RUSKIN
Accuse not nature, she hath done her part;
Do thou but thine, and be not diffident
Of wisdom, ...
JOHN MILTON
What is the single most important quality in a tennis champion? I would have to say desire, staying ...
JOHN MCENROE
Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking at girls and persuade themselves they have a b...
JOHN CIARDI
The watchful mother tarries nigh, though sleep has closed her infants eyes.
JOHN KEBLE
Such happiness as life is capable of comes from the full participation of all our powers in the ende...
JOHN DEWEY
You make your own dream. That's the Beatles' story, isn't it? That's Yoko's story. That's what I'm s...
JOHN LENNON
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. I...
JOHN LENNON
I am walking over hot coals suspended over a deep pit at the bottom of which are a large number of v...
JOHN MAJOR
O loss of sight, of thee I most complain! Blind among enemies, O worse than chains, dungeon or begga...
JOHN MILTON
You know, it's cigarettes that killed (Jerry) Garcia. Everyone thinks it's heroin, but it wasn't. It...
JOHN MELLENCAMP
The question before the human race is, whether the God of nature shall govern the world by his own l...
JOHN ADAMS
He invades authors like a monarch; and what would be theft in other poets is only victory in him.
JOHN DRYDEN
All photographs are there to remind us of what we forget. In this - as in other ways - they are the ...
JOHN BERGER
Power always thinks it has a great soul and vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak.
JOHN ADAMS
The poverty of our century is unlike that of any other. It is not, as poverty was before, the result...
JOHN BERGER
The higher a man stands, the more the word vulgar becomes unintelligible to him.
JOHN RUSKIN
Wide sea, that one continuous murmur breeds along the pebbled shore of memory!
JOHN KEATS