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Integrating graphics with the processor compromises performance of the graphics. The problem isn't that people aren't interested in the low-end PCs selling at $600, it's that people aren't interested in processors whose performance is compromised because the graphics is built in. (Quote by - Drew Peck)

Compromise is usually bad. It should be a last resort. If two departments or divisions have a problem they can't solve and it comes up to you, listen to both sides and then pick one or the other. This places solid accountability on the winner to make it work. Condition your people to avoid compromise. (Quote by - Robert Townsend)

When it comes to the cause of justice, I take no prisoners and I don't believe in compromise. (Quote by - Mary Frances Berry)

Games are a compromise between intimacy and keeping intimacy away. (Quote by - Eric Berne)

The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune. (Quote by - Charles Swindoll)

All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is founded on compromise and barter. (Quote by - Edmund Burke)

Being able to find a compromise is about being brave and serving France. (Quote by - Nicolas Sarkozy)

We must be willing to learn the lesson that cooperation may imply compromise, but if it brings a world advance it is a gain for each individual nation. (Quote by - Eleanor Roosevelt)

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise. (Quote by - Robert Fritz)

Both the historic resource and wilderness character were slipping away from us. We had to figure out how to compromise our divergent perspectives without compromising Cumberland Island. (Quote by - Don Barger)

They wanted to strong-arm the parties into a dirty compromise, a compromise that in their heart of hearts they knew wouldn't work. (Quote by - Rhoderick Chalmers)

What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease. (Quote by - Bliss Carman)

All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take. (Quote by - Mohandas Gandhi)

I think this is an acceptable compromise for the employers -- a compromise that as far as the financial capacity of the public purse is concerned goes to the limit of what is acceptable. (Quote by - Otto Schily)

Many Syrians understand that the only option that exists is the option of peace, which means the option of compromise, .. Nobody can have 100 percent of his desires. He must compromise. (Quote by - Shimon Peres)

So when I decided to put out a record, I knew I couldn't give it away for free, but I compromised with myself. I made a compromise that I would sell it for as cheaply as I could so that as many people could get a copy as possible. (Quote by - Noah Grant)

A lot of Americans have some view of the Constitution as just this thing that was handed down [intact]. But it really was the result of months and months of wrangling and disputation and ultimately compromise. That's where the brilliance of the American system is -- it's always been built on compromise. (Quote by - Kenneth Davis)

Any agreement requires a compromise, and compromise means you have to trust the other side to follow through. Frankly, I do not think this basic confidence exists on either side. (Quote by - Chu Shulong)

Prudence and compromise are necessary means, but every man should have an impudent end which he will not compromise. (Quote by - Charles Horton Cooley)

From compromise and things half done, Keep me with stern and stubborn pride;And when at last the fight is won,God, keep me still unsatisfied. (Quote by - Louis Untermeyer)

We're pretty proud of what we have and we want to hang on to it. We'd love to be able to work out compromises to these problems, as long as they don't compromise access to our land and water. (Quote by - John Gibson)

Where there is negotiation, there is hope for agreement. (Quote by - Somalian Proverb)

They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?. (Quote by - Princess Diana)

The only condition that we did not accept was that we would have no access to detainees and I am very confident that since we accepted the invitation in the spirit of compromise, the United States will compromise. (Quote by - Manfred Nowak)

We fully realize that on the way to peace we will have to make compromises, but it is too early to define what kind of compromises, .. We will define it once we realize what President Assad is ready to give. (Quote by - Ehud Barak)

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