1. I'm very, very bullish about our prospects and as I tell our board, as I tell our employees, this is the time to invest. There's so much opportunity. Let's just invest in that opportunity, and really get after it. – Steve Ballmer
  2. We paid off our debts, we learned some, made friends and returned in 1950 with a larger view of life. I had, however, no home, no income of any kind and no prospects whatsoever. – James W. Black
  3. Like any parents, mine wanted me to have a secure job with a regular wage and career prospects And the one job my father knew of, that he'd had experience of himself, was the army, so he could help me in that direction. – James Blunt
  4. I sum up the prospects for 1967 in three short sentences. We are back on course. The ship is picking up speed. The economy is moving. Every seaman knows the command at such a moment: 'steady as she goes'. – James Callaghan
  5. I see a resurgence of interest in poetry. I am less optimistic about the prospects for the arts when it comes to federal funding. – Rita Dove
  6. There is an abundance of misinformation, exaggeration, and blatant lies being spread by interest groups regarding the prospects for embryonic stem cell research. – Virginia Foxx
  7. The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded with fruition. – Oliver Goldsmith
  8. Keep the problems of clients and prospects confidential. Divulge information only with their consent. – Arthur C. Nielsen
  9. Unfortunately, little attention was paid to how Arafat ruled. In fact, some saw the harsh and repressive nature of Arafat's regime as actually bolstering the prospects for peace. – Natan Sharansky
  10. Well my thoughts on American swimming are that our prospects look favorable, but we may not have as strong a showing in the gold medal count as in previous Olympics. But I am not coaching. – Mark Spitz
  11. Time Warner has been managed for the short term. This has damaged the company's fundamental competitive position and its prospects for growth. This approach has cost shareholders a staggering $40 billion. – Bruce Wasserstein

Usage examples for PROSPECTS

  1. Kit flew home with joyous heart to tell her mother of her good prospects – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  2. From all they said it was quite evident that each of them had " jist dhrapped aroun' t' find out what Jamie thought ov th' prospects fur a fine day!" – My Lady of the Chimney Corner by Alexander Irvine
  3. Still, I cannot say that I think your prospects golden. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  4. Seldom has the press done more to destroy the prospects of peace. – Impressions of South Africa by James Bryce
  5. Why, when his father died, he, poor fellow, had to leave college, and give up all his prospects to gain a living anyhow, to keep his poor sick mother and his sister. – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  6. Let me hear from you and about the Farm and its prospects – Early Letters of George Wm. Curtis by G. W. Curtis, ed. George Willis Cooke
  7. " If we go away together," he said, " good- by to my prospects and yours too." – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  8. And yet she is the last person in the world to whom I ought to go for money to improve her prospects as well as my own. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  9. The roar of the wind about the frail building rendered the prospects of the return journey strongly discouraging. – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  10. The prospects of Dorjiling itself are neither doubtful nor insignificant. – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  11. She destroyed our prospects and our happiness, upon my honor. – The Spoils of Poynton by Henry James
  12. The foolish writers who insist on one's reading through their manuscript poems and stories ought to know how fatal the request is to their prospects – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  13. Once more they were all four together; but under what different circumstances, and with what different prospects from those which attended their separation at Eton! – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli
  14. But I should like to know of these present circumstances, these prospects which make you look so happy. – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle
  15. That this party is strong, and is daily becoming stronger, is very true: the stronger it becomes the worse will be the prospects of the United States. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
  16. Do not compromise your prospects – Eve and David by Honore de Balzac
  17. Such an accident would be fatal to my prospects and, if possible, I must not risk it. – The Boy Tar by Mayne Reid
  18. He had come to the dinner that he might discover, in the freedom of soul which follows a feast, what Alfred Dinks's prospects really were, and what his father would do for him. – Trumps by George William Curtis