Many people see technology as the problem behind the so-called digital divide.

Others see it as the solution. Technology is neither. It must operate in conjunction with business, economic, political and social system.

Carly Fiorina on business

Many people have asked me how I feel about losing my job.

Carly Fiorina on asked

I think we ought to ban earmarks. I think we ought to give citizens the opportunity to designate up to 10 percent of their federal income tax toward debt reduction. If we did that, we would reduce our debt by $95 billion a year.

Carly Fiorina on ban

The GAO just released a report that said 22 percent of federal programs fail to meet their objectives. The truth is we don't know how taxpayer money is spent in Washington, D.C., which is why I think we ought to put every agency budget up on the Internet for everyone to see.

Carly Fiorina on agency

I think the dot-com boom and bust represented the end of the beginning.

The industry is more mature today.

Carly Fiorina on beginning

Well, you know, I - again, even in the context of BP, I wonder about this government's priorities. The federal government's top priority right now should be the cleanup. And BP certainly has done so many things wrong. They need to be held to account.

Carly Fiorina on account

What I think we need to do to engage the American people in a conversation about entitlement reform is to have a bipartisan group of people who come together and put every solution on the table, every alternative on the table. And then we ought to engage in a long conversation with the American people so they understand the choices.

Carly Fiorina on alternative

I am a conservative and proud of it.

Carly Fiorina on conservative

Engage your heart, your gut, and your mind in every decision you make.

Carly Fiorina on 2008

When our most important issue is the debt that we're piling on our children and grandchildren, I think it's pretty helpful to have someone in the U.S. Senate who has actually managed billions of dollars and knows how to cut billions of dollars.

Carly Fiorina on billions

Most of the media... is positioning the merger with Compaq and the recent actions by Walter Hewlett and David Packard as a fight between the past and the future.

Carly Fiorina on actions

I started out typing and filing and answering the phones for a little nine-person firm. And that nine-person firm gave me my chance to find my own way.

Carly Fiorina on answering

About Carly Fiorina

Name Carly Fiorina
Quotes 13 quotes
Nationality American
Profession Businesswoman
Birthday September 6, 1954
About Carly Fiorina is a former businesswoman and CEO, an American Republican politician, and candidate for president in the 2016 United States presidential election. Fiorina currently chairs the non-profit philanthropic organization Good360.
Top topics people, federal, solution, engage, helpful

But ours was intended to be a citizen government.

It is what of, by and for the people means. And when our most important issue in California is the creation of jobs, I think it's quite helpful to have someone in the U.S. Senate or in the governor's seat who actually knows where jobs come from.

Carly Fiorina on california