"What goes on in Europe concerns us greatly because, if Europe comes apart, the E.U. comes apart, then you're going to have enormous impact on America, that's a very big trading partner of ours, and people own securities around the world in this day and age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Michael Bloomberg on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Michael Bloomberg on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Michael Bloomberg on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Michael Bloomberg on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Michael Bloomberg on Robert Frost
"I think if you look at people, whether in business or government, who haven't had any moral compass, who've just changed to say whatever they thought the popular thing was, in the end they're losers."
"There is no business in America that would be prevented from taking results into account when making personnel decisions."
"I'm trying to change the culture in New York City that's hard enough!"
"This is the city of dreamers and time and again it's the place where the greatest dream of all, the American dream, has been tested and has triumphed."
"It is exactly because we are a city that embraces freedom, that welcomes everyone and encourages their dreams, that New York remains on the front lines in the war on terror."