When asked her view of cosmetic surgery, Carmen Dell'Orefice replies, '”That's a very polite way of asking me, I'm sure, ‘Have you had a facelift?' Well, if you had the ceiling falling down in your living room, would you not go and have a repair?— Carmen Dell'Orefice
Astounding Dell quotations
People went to Dell for the computers, but they go to Apple for everything… That’s the difference between a transactional company and a transformational one.
The foxglove, with it's stately bells Of purple, shall adorn thy dells.
I went to computer class with my Dell and I was bullied by a guy with a Mac.
I started Dell 28 yrs ago with $1000.
Revenues in 1984 were $6 million. Last year $62.1 billion. Impossible is nothing.
It's all a farce, - these tales they tell About the breezes sighing, And moans astir o'er field and dell, Because the year is dying.
O Solitude! if I must with thee dwell, Let it not be among the jumbled heap Of murky buildings: climb with me the steep,-- Nature's observatory--whence the dell, In flowery slopes, its river's crystal swell, May seem a span; let me thy vigils keep 'Mongst boughs pavilion'd, where the deer's swift leap Startles the wild bee from the foxglove bell.
There's no other company that could make a MacBook Air and the reason is that not only do we control the hardware, but we control the operating system. And it is the intimate interaction between the operating system and the hardware that allows us to do that. There is no intimate interaction between Windows and a Dell notebook.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money.
They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
The world doesn't need another Dell or Compaq.
The tragedy is that Dell didn't win it - we lost it.
I'll seek a four leaved shamrock in all thy fairy dells, And if I find the charmed leaves, oh, how I'll weave my spells!
Team, it turned out that Michael Dell wasn't perfect at predicting the future.
Based on today's stock market close, Apple is worth more than Dell. Stocks go up and down and things may be different tomorrow but I thought it was worth a moment of reflection today.
The roots of apple were to build computers for people, not for corporations.
The world doesn't need another dell or compaq.
Most learned of the fair, most fair of the learned.
[Lat., Delle belle eruditissima, delle erudite bellissima.]
I reject the word 'script' entirely-at any rate in the usual sense.
I prefer the old usage-usually scenario-which it had in the Commedia dell'Arte, meaning an outline or scheme: it implies a dynamism, a number of ideas and principles from which one can set out to find the best possible approach to filming.
It's through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we've always mapped our path at Dell. There's always an opportunity to make a difference.
[Greek] Theater started off and used masks and Kabuki, in the East, they used mask-work. And then, Commedia dell'arte in Italy and then, you know, we're part of an acting tradition and, and performance capture is no different.
And the Sabbath bell, That over wood and wild and mountain dell Wanders so far, chasing all thoughts unholy With sounds most musical, most melancholy.
I spent all of my childhood at a performance art camp.
Putting on plays, it was more like commedia dell'arte. It wasn't career-oriented in any way. It was more fun and therapeutic, so I never really thought of it as something I would end up doing. I was more convinced I was going to be a painter.
When you think about the guys who started Twitter, and the Google guys, and the Facebook guys and the Napster guys, and the Microsoft guys, and the Dell guys and the Instagram guys, it's all guys. The girls, they're being left behind.
O Spirit of the Summertime! Bring back the roses to the dells;
The swallow from her distant clime, The honey-bee from drowsy cells. Bring back the friendship of the sun; The gilded evenings, calm and late, When merry children homeward run, And peeping stars bid lovers wait. Bring back the singing; and the scent Of meadowlands at dewy prime;- Oh, bring again my heart's content, Thou Spirit of the Summertime!
The Dell will continue to be a hard place to go and take points.
Two to three years down the road, other companies not on a model like Dell's will be in trouble.
Al Qaeda is nothing more than a mutant supply chain.
They're playing off the same platform as Wal-Mart and Dell. They're just not restrained by it. What is al Qaeda? It's an open source religious political movement that works off the global supply chain. That's what we're up against in Iraq. We're up against a suicide supply chain.
The waving of a pine tree on the top of a mountain - a magic wand in Nature's hand - every devout mountaineer knows its power; but the marvelous beauty value of what the Scotch call a breckan in a still dell, what poet has sung this?
Technology has helped me with the writing and recording processes, and it's a great way to reach out to fans of my music, ... Dell's combining all these different technologies and making it really easy to enjoy them.
Dell Computers announced they're releasing a competitor for the iPad.
Now it is, in fact, a great alternative for people who already have an iPad, but are fed up with it working all the time.
I went to schools that were small enough that basically everyone was in a play.
I played a bouncing ball in a production of Alice in Wonderland and a fat man in an Italian commedia dell'arte play. I was given some small chances.
Dell is to a degree in the penalty box because expectations and probable results have gotten ratcheted down.
The slaves of custom and established mode, With pack-horse constancy we keep the road Crooked or straight, through quags or thorny dells, True to the jingling of our leader's bells.
Microsoft and Dell have been building, implementing and operating massive cloud operations for years. Now we are extending our longstanding partnership to help usher in the new era of cloud computing, by giving customers and partners the ability to deploy the Windows Azure platform in their own datacenters.
What airs outblown from ferny dells And clover-bloom and sweet brier smells.
In the enterprise, the trend is towards smaller, more powerful standardized systems where Dell is uniquely positioned.
Like a glowworm golden, in a dell of dew, Scattering unbeholden its aerial blue Among the flowers and grass which screen it from the view.