We're not necessarily the ski boat, we're the skier. There are countries like Japan and Korea and others who are the ski boat at this point, but we're getting pulled right behind them.— Steve Largent
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What you see happening right now with some of the consolidation is all about more spectrum and capital formation that give you the scale, scope and resources to invest in that 3G world.
I think leadership is more than being able to cross the t's and dot the i's.
It's about character and integrity and work ethic.
People are very interested in having access to wireless data while they are on a plane.
Gun control is not the answer to stop crimes committed with firearms.
I don't have the fire in the belly right now. It's one of those been there, done that deals.
Life is very good. I'm the president and Chief Executive Officer of the Wireless trade association, the CTIA.
Sometimes Congress likes to milk an issue.
It's hard, or you wouldn't like it. A lot of coaches really don't like what they're doing.
When you start thinking about taking pictures, sending an e-mail, receiving an e-mail, speaking into your phone and have it transcript voice into text and then sent as an e-mail, it's mind-boggling.
These companies know that at their current size they're not going to be big enough to have the necessary capital, and they don't have enough spectrum to get to the third generation.
The things that have taken place over my career have been unbelievable.
I have a lot of great moments to cherish.
When a child grows up without a father, there is an empty place where someone must stand, providing an example of character and confidence.
Where is the harm in the wireless industry?
This is going to become a battle for access to your home and office plus mobility. It's about who can provide the biggest and least expensive and fastest pipe to your home and office and offer you a mobility feature.
People are very protective of their cell phones, how it's used, where it's used and how much it costs. It has become a very personal issue for a whole lot of people in this country.
It sure made me feel good to be here today, and have so many people say so many kind things.
Our thoughts and prayers continue to go out to every individual who was affected by these powerful storms, ... Despite facing serious obstacles, the wireless industrys response to these natural disasters was nothing short of Herculean. We remain fully committed to aiding and assisting our subscribers in the affected regions in whatever way we can.
It's still fun to come to games, and it's still fun to be in the Seattle crowd.
Ive got a ton of stories about Chuck Knox, .
.. Over the course of my playing career, there was nobody that I learned to respect and appreciate more than I did Chuck Knox.
A child can escape the shadows.
I would say the most significant difference between modern-era receivers and previous receivers is the ones who were in my generation or earlier had to get a job after they got through playing. Today's player doesn't.
There's nothing like playing. You can coach and you can be around the game, but there is nothing like playing. It's just so much fun.
It would have been a lot of fun as a receiver to play.
Steve Jobs was a visionary in the technology and telecom community.
His contributions to innovating communications have forever changed our industry and our lives. He will be greatly missed.