``So, and meaning no offense, that's what I think has been your biggest failing in contacting alien life.''
``Nobody in the organization would disagree, but, `haven't made contact' isn't an original observation. I'd say dozens of people have noticed our shortage of alien contact.''
``Good! Shows you're an organization worth managing. Manageable. We can get to solving the big problem without unnecessary arguing.''
``But it seems like solving that problem is out of our hands. I mean, either the aliens contact us, or they don't. Success is in their hands once we've done our part.''( Collapse )
Trivia: In 1968 the Lincoln division made its first profit since Henry Ford bought the Lincoln Motor Company in 1922. Source: Ford: The Men And The Machine, Robert Lacey.
Currently Reading: The Rising Gorge, S J Perelman.