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Quotes And Sayings About Competition

Competition Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Competition

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No more pronouncements on lousy verse. No more hidden competition. No more struggling not to be a square.
~By Louise Bogan ~


The kind of society which we still have is maybe, in some cases, getting worse. Competition is becoming a virtue. Intense competition drives people to go more and more into self-interest. Even to see other folks as competition.
~By Major Owens ~


We can't worry about competition. Besides, you aren't competing with anyone but yourself. They have nothing to do with whether you make a good movie or not.
~By Chris Wedge ~


Running became boring because it's so predictable. I got to a point where I knew what my competition could do.
~By Peter Snell ~


From the fall of October, 1980 to March, 1984 I never lost a competition.
~By Scott Hamilton ~


It's not rage that drives me, it's competition.
~By Lennox Lewis ~


I'm a free market person, a free trader. But if we had a market in California, there would be competition.
~By Anna Eshoo ~


That's what really makes great skating competitions. When you have two top skaters in good form giving superb performances.
~By Dick Button ~


I sometimes wonder what would've happened if I'd entered the competition instead - I'd probably have come nowhere and given up on the whole fiction game.
~By Paul Kane ~


Well, it's still another two-day competition, so it's really important to show that you're ready. Every meet is really important right now. You've got to keep showing you can hit.
~By Carly Patterson ~


At Leeds the idea of an international labour organization appeared in a trade-union text which also drew attention to the danger to the working classes inherent in the existence of international capitalist competition.
~By Leon Jouhaux ~


The whole competition thing disturbs me. Not that I wasn't a part of it when I first started.
~By George Murray ~


I started singing about three years ago, I entered a local singing competition called Stratford Idol. The other people in the competition had been taking singing lessons and had vocal coaches. I wasn't taking it too seriously at the time, I would just sing around the house. I was only 12 and I got second place.
~By Justin Bieber ~


Some people don't like competition because it makes them work harder, better.
~By Drew Carey ~


There was no race - but to the extent that there was an arms competition, it was almost entirely on the Soviet side, first to catch up and then to surpass the Americans.
~By Herman Kahn ~


The stark reality facing us today is that without the labour reforms, workers will get neither the income nor jobs in the face of cut-throat global economic competition.
~By Kim Y. Sam ~


There's always competition out there. That's what makes life exciting.
~By Carolyn Murphy ~


I was on the sideline with a knee injury and when I came back, I wanted to play at the best level I could. And that's the case for a lot of players, they want the chance to play against the best competition.
~By Claudio Reyna ~


Everything around a writer, or musician in the record business, probably everything in all the United States or in all of western civilization, is about competition.
~By T-Bone Burnett ~


Because we're sponsored by competing breweries there is always competition. When we were both fighting for ninth or 10th place, nobody really cared except the two companies.
~By Larry Dixon ~


I've never felt any sense of competition with anybody, and we're all friends; we're all good friends.
~By Jim Henson ~


Also, there are authors and publicists using the Internet to manipulate opinion, both positively for a work and negatively against the competition. I don't do this and can't stomach it, honestly.
~By R. A. Salvatore ~


No, there's not much competition between puppeteers in general because everybody's working their own style.
~By Jim Henson ~


It's a tough world out there and all the guys are fighting hard and the competition is really tough.
~By Guy Forget ~


I started singing at the Met when I was seven, and the competition was so fierce that it really prepared me.
~By Emily Rossum ~


With competition everyone has to try harder.
~By Harold H. Greene ~


In the tail above the giant resonance, you can get not just one neutron emitted but two, three, four or five, and so there are a lot of things one can measure, looking at the competition with the emission of neutrons and protons and so on.
~By John Henry Carver ~


The time is coming when the pressure of population on the means of subsistence will be felt here as it is now felt in Europe and Asia. Then will the world enter upon a new stage of its history - the final competition of races, for which the Anglo-Saxon is being schooled.
~By Josiah Strong ~


Without competition, the spectacular development of technology that we have seen in the last one hundred years in this country would not have happened.
~By Lee R. Raymond ~


Common sense tells us that this explosion of media sources should eliminate any concern over a lack of diversity of views in the marketplace and competition.
~By Fred Upton ~


Competition is the spice of sports; but if you make spice the whole meal you'll be sick.
~By George Leonard ~


The competition is so fierce once you become an adult. I'll probably move on to something else.
~By Jodie Sweetin ~


Then I received support from the Government to compete for my country, and to represent Cuba in competition.
~By Alberto Juantorena ~


I don't see myself as competing with other actresses. I mean, I went through a time when I was in New York, and I was going to lots of auditions and trying to get parts, but even then, you're not really competing with the other actresses. There is a competition going on, but it's not like something you can win in that way.
~By Annette Bening ~


I don't think of it as a competition - which might surprise you, given the way movies are reported constantly.
~By Sam Mendes ~


There will be a competition for the memorial. And then it can be developed with trees, with planting. It can become a very beautiful place protected from the streets, because it is below. And it can be something very moving and very private.
~By Daniel Libeskind ~


The Christian market has less competition and lower standards.
~By Jerry B. Jenkins ~


Competition is good and has served us well.
~By Harold H. Greene ~


Whoever claims that economic competition represents 'survival of the fittest' in the sense of the law of the jungle, provides the clearest possible evidence of his lack of knowledge of economics.
~By George Reisman ~


I want to be the first lady to land a quadruple jump in competition. As I grow older, I know that my skating style will develop and mature.
~By Sasha Cohen ~


I think it is absolutely essential in a democracy to have competition in the media, a lot of competition, and we seem to be moving away from that.
~By Walter Cronkite ~


There is plenty of competition in a Glasser Quality School in that there is winning but no losing.
~By William Glasser ~


We see ourselves as first helping to open up markets to competition.
~By Kenneth Lay ~


Well, being that, at the house and being in the competition, it was very hard to be with family. We couldn't have visitors out of respect for everyone else there. But, being the American Idol, the focus would have been on me.
~By LaToya London ~


I'm in competition with myself and I'm losing.
~By Roger Waters ~


My commitment to Atlanta and passion for sports and competition make this acquisition a perfect fit for me.
~By Arthur Blank ~


I think the touchstone is to give consumers a full, fair choice without the power of a monopoly operating system pushing them in a direction that free competition might or might not achieve.
~By Jim Barksdale ~


I've always considered making it legal for Americans to import their prescription drugs a free-trade issue. Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers.
~By Chuck Grassley ~


Competitions are for horses, not artists.
~By Bela Bartok ~


The object of this competition is not to be mean to the losers but to find a winner. The process makes you mean because you get frustrated.
~By Simon Cowell ~


Like getting into a bleeding competition with a blood bank.
~By Richard Branson ~


I think competition is very important; it breeds many good things in a person.
~By Brian McBride ~


I'm a great believer in the competitive system, and think that competition will bring us greater innovation and put American industry in information ahead of everyone also.
~By Harold H. Greene ~


I had been offered fellowships to enter as a graduate student at either Harvard or Princeton. But the Princeton fellowship was somewhat more generous, since I had not actually won the Putnam competition... Thus Princeton became the choice for my graduate study location.
~By John Forbes Nash, Jr. ~


I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it.
~By Walt Disney ~


Athletic competition clearly defines the unique power of our attitude.
~By Bart Starr ~


Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers. In the United States, we import everything consumers want. So why not pharmaceuticals?
~By Chuck Grassley ~


The limit is not as narrow as it might be. I do not claim for this action, as it now goes on, an ideal degree of efficiency. What I do claim is that this type of competition already reveals its nature and its ultimate power to hold seeming monopolies in check.
~By John Bates Clark ~


At the end of the competition, I played the Liszt concerto and I felt my head was on the block. Well, I won.
~By Andre Boucourechliev ~


We humans have millions of years of evolutionary baggage that makes us regard competition in a deadly light.
~By Vernor Vinge ~


Nowadays young people have great choice of occupations, hobbies, etc, so chess is experiencing difficulties because of the high competition. Now it's hard to make living in chess, so our profession does attract young people.
~By Boris Spassky ~


The only competition worthy of a wise man is with himself.
~By Washington Allston ~


For me, half the joy of achieving has been the struggle and the fight, the pitting myself against the world and all its competition - and winning.
~By Conrad Veidt ~


The Olympics are a wonderful metaphor for world cooperation, the kind of international competition that's wholesome and healthy, an interplay between countries that represents the best in all of us.
~By John Williams ~


A good athlete always mentally replays a competition over and over, even in victory, to see what might be done to improve the performance the next time.
~By Frank Shorter ~


America and Islam are not exclusive and need not be in competition. Instead, they overlap, and share common principles of justice and progress, tolerance and the dignity of all human beings.
~By Barack Obama ~


Murdoch paid too much for the Wall Street Journal even when he didn't have any competition.
~By Sumner Redstone ~


As soon, however, as capitalist competition has definitively established the equal rate of profit, that rate becomes the starting point for the calculations of the capitalists in the investment of capital in newly-created branches of production.
~By Rudolf Hiferding ~


Beware the old man in young guy's clothes. If he's over 35 and comes to pick you up looking as though he's headed for a skateboarding competition while you are dressed to go to a nice restaurant, this is not a good sign.
~By Merrill Markoe ~


Monopolists who fear competition and who distrust democracy because it stands for equal opportunity would like to secure their position against small and energetic enterprise.
~By Henry A. Wallace ~


Like many businessmen of genius he learned that free competition was wasteful, monopoly efficient. And so he simply set about achieving that efficient monopoly.
~By Mario Puzo ~


Research your idea. See if there's a demand. A lot of people have great ideas, but they don't know if there's a need for it. You also have to research your competition.
~By Magic Johnson ~


We got to know the competition very well. In the '50s popcorn made a big growth in sales. Our main push was to produce the best quality and sell in quality retail outlets.
~By Orville Redenbacher ~


I don't see women and think of them as competition or with judgment. Women really move me. I feel connected to all kinds of women. I am angry because I think we've been mistreated throughout history in different countries, including America. I admire women.
~By Salma Hayek ~


Most other competitions are individual achievements, but the Olympic Games is something that belongs to everybody.
~By Scott Hamilton ~


They demanded a monopoly of the coasting trade, in order to get higher freights than they could get in open competition with the carriers of the world.
~By Robert Toombs ~


In Britain, because I live here, I can also run into problems of envy and competition. But all this is just in a day's work for a writer. You can't put stuff out there without someone calling you a complete fool. Oh, well.
~By Alain de Botton ~


My driver Kellie Frost and I would race these fellows home and they were always faster on the highway. We did the same with Daniel and his driver, and thus began a long series of jokes and competitions to alleviate the impossible hours and tensions this film provoked.
~By Madeleine Stowe ~


I find very often that very ugly women have really handsome men and vice versa because they don't have any competition. Sometimes handsome men have avoided me.
~By Hedy Lamarr ~


The unrestricted competition so commonly advocated does not leave us the survival of the fittest. The unscrupulous succeed best in accumulating wealth.
~By Rutherford B. Hayes ~


Whenever you face a man who's playing your instrument, there's a competition.
~By Wynton Marsalis ~


It was just crazy opportunity to see that whole world and the competitions that we had in the film, like Long Beach, it was just crazy and so much fun. I felt like I lived all those moments in the movie.
~By John Robinson ~


They gave me away as a prize once - a Win Tony Curtis For A Weekend competition. The woman who won was disappointed. She'd hoped for second prize - a new stove.
~By Tony Curtis ~


The Internet is just bringing all kinds of information into the home. There's just a lot of distraction, a lot of competition for the parent's voice to resonate in the children's ears.
~By Phil McGraw ~


You should be having more fun in high school, exploring things because you want to explore them and learning because you love learning-not worrying about competition.
~By Maya Lin ~


Goodwill is the only asset that competition cannot undersell or destroy.
~By Marshall Field ~


Olympics is global competition in which eighty, ninety, hundred, hundred and ten countries participate.
~By George Pataki ~


Friendships born on the field of athletic strife are the real gold of competition. Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.
~By Jesse Owens ~


I've run a lot of miles over the years, some fast and some not so fast. I've won some big races and I've had some big disappointments, but I enjoy the freedom of running and the challenge of training and competition as much now as when I first started back in high school.
~By Alberto Salazar ~


First off, it's wonderful how much people are supporting me and felt I should have stayed in the competition.
~By LaToya London ~


We live in a time today where we face fierce global competition.
~By Erskine Bowles ~


But we're all so different, we're different ages; we're not vying for the same roles. There's no competition, there's really kind of a sisterhood, on and off the set, you know?
~By Jeanne Tripplehorn ~


Race, what is that? Race is a competition, somebody winning and somebody losing. Blood doesn't run in races! Come on!
~By Beah Richards ~


But my middle daughter, Kate, is very involved in martial arts, and I was just at one of her competitions.
~By Meredith Baxter ~


So I think instead of focusing on the competition, focus on the customer.
~By Scott Cook ~


Competition is not only the basis of protection to the consumer, but is the incentive to progress.
~By Herbert Hoover ~


And I suggested to change very simple way to Olympic Games, in one competition, two different levels. Separate from, until sixteen, and after sixteen years old.
~By Olga Korbut ~


In my fifty years of experience and memory, I have seen the most amazing increase in the standard of living of a people ever achieved anywhere in the world. This is why I am so sure that our system of free competition and industrial development is sound and must be preserved.
~By Charles E. Wilson ~


I truly don't know why the boys are getting all the votes - it could be because they are really amazing, and that's all there is to it. They're really, really good and every single boy deserves to be in the competition right now, and so do the two girls.
~By Pia Toscano ~


I don't have a sense of entitlement or that I deserve this. You'd be surprised at the lack of competition between nominees - I think a lot of it's imposed from the outside. Can I have my champagne now?
~By Cate Blanchett ~

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