Competition Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Competition

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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 ~


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


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


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 ~


Every sect is a moral check on its neighbour. Competition is as wholesome in religion as in commerce.
~By Walter Savage Landor ~


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 mean, the competition is really created by the buzz around the Emmys. It's a totally subjective thing.
~By Michael C. Hall ~


Competition is the final price determinant and competitive prices may result in profits which force you to accept a rate of return less than you hoped for, or for that matter to accept temporary losses.
~By Alfred P. Sloan ~


The thought that we're in competition with Russians or with Chinese is all a mistake, and trivial. We are one species, with a world to win.
~By George Wald ~


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 ~


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


There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.
~By Muhammad Ali Jinnah ~


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


We built that into a wholesale business that became, really, one of the largest companies in the United States. We had success in building new markets, opening markets for competition, and that takes a personal toll.
~By Jeffrey Skilling ~


There were no competitions on television. The first skating competition I ever remember seeing on television was the 1968 Olympics when Peggy Fleming won.
~By Dorothy Hamill ~


Because up to sixteen years old you feel gymnastics more. You can show your emotion, grace, like woman gymnastics, not kid's gymnastics. I feel I have good shape, and I can do it elements everything, but, it's not competition for me.
~By Olga Korbut ~


Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly. Taste the relish to be found in competition - in having put forth the best within you.
~By Henry J. Kaiser ~


An artist is somebody who enters into competition with God.
~By Patti Smith ~


Because I just like sports, I like athletics and I like competition.
~By Trishelle Cannatella ~


Advertising as the printed form of selling would seem... ultimately to be justified in so far as it serves as a means of increasing legitimate human wants, as an agency of fair and economic competition in the distribution of goods, and as a stimulant to social progress.
~By Daniel Starch ~


Whereas there's a wealth of galleries in Australia, everyone's got a gallery in Australia or wants your work. Because the art scene is smaller in Indonesia, there's not so much competition.
~By Andrew Jack ~


And I've always - the competition is one aspect of the job, but I think if you're too busy worrying about the competition, you don't focus enough on what you're doing.
~By Katie Couric ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


I never dislike anyone that I am in competition with. I welcome the challenge. Besides, I get along with just about everyone.
~By Dante Hall ~


Whenever the competition is sleeping is when I shine.
~By Kim Collins ~


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 ~


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 ~


The only thing that's changed is the competitiveness of the series. It's only become harder to win in our series as the years have gone by. Competition breeds good things, and that's what's happened here.
~By Al Unser ~


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


I think I tried to separate indoors and out. And so when he beat me indoors, I did not see that as letting anybody down, I saw it as a good head to head competition, and so it was. It was fine.
~By Ralph Boston ~


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 ~


Competition helps people figure it out.
~By Brian McBride ~


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 ~


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 ~


I didn't want to become an actress because the competition with my mother would have been to much to live up to.
~By Isabella Rossellini ~


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


Competition can be the most nerve-racking experience. Some people just thrive on it.
~By Itzhak Perlman ~


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


The Olympic Games is the ultimate level of competition.
~By Russell Mark ~


When the government allocates monopoly rights to frequency, and there are only a handful in each community, it's picking the winners in the competition.
~By Robert McChesney ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead, but from the competition and mutual envy of the living.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


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 ~


My main point in this regard was to compete for my country and my people and to receive the support of the entire Cuban society, to carry my flag in whatever competition I was in, the Olympic Games, Pan-American Games.
~By Alberto Juantorena ~


The Olympics are always a special competition, it is very difficult to predict what will happen.
~By Sergei Bubka ~


The great principle of Western society is that competition rules here as it rules in everything else. The best man - that is to say, the strongest and cleverest - is likely to get the best woman, in the sense of the most beautiful person.
~By Lafcadio Hearn ~


We had a great group of guys when I was there, five of us, I think. It's a great competition. Every practice was hard. I think that's helped us a lot, everybody that was there.
~By Peter Forsberg ~


Competition is such a virtue, and everybody's so busy competing, they have no time for compassion.
~By Major Owens ~


So I had the opportunity to do what the kids in the Hershey program do, except that the Hershey program lets them do it on such a larger scale, with the regional and national competitions.
~By Rafer Johnson ~


Unless a player goes in for intensive play and tournament competition, two racquets are sufficient.
~By Helen Wills Moody ~


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 ~


I make appearance at local park and recreation agencies when the program starts, when they have the qualifying meets at the local levels. Then I try to go to the regional competitions, and of course I'm there in Hershey, Pa., in August for the North American final.
~By Rafer Johnson ~


We've outpaced Japan and Europe in creating new jobs, but there's major competition from India and China. It's not enough to make income tax cuts permanent.
~By Ernest Istook ~


I don't think that the Pulitzer should be given the way it is. I think the competition should be anonymous. I think completely different people would win it if the names were taken off because a lot of it is done on relationships and names.
~By John Corigliano ~


Competition is very good... as long as its healthy. It's what makes one strive to be better.
~By Christine Lahti ~


While I was there I became deeply interested in photography, and indeed the most noteworthy event in my early life was winning first, third, fourth and seventh prizes in an international competition for college and high school students.
~By Douglass North ~


Time will tell how you rate against the rest of the competition. I'll let everyone else worry about championships. I'm going to worry about qualifying at Pomona.
~By Larry Dixon ~


A lot of it had to do with when it's released and what's out in the marketplace, what's its competition.
~By Jerry Bruckheimer ~


I think in terms of family, in terms of relationships, in terms of work, competition to be the favorite, to be the noticed, to be the one - I don't know if it exists for all personalities, but I know for sure it did with me.
~By Marcia Gay Harden ~


Designs are increasingly winning competitions because they are literally green, and because somewhere they feature a small windmill.
~By Rem Koolhaas ~


I think exercise tests us in so many ways, our skills, our hearts, our ability to bounce back after setbacks. This is the inner beauty of sports and competition, and it can serve us all well as adult athletes.
~By Peggy Fleming ~


You can mostly forget ethnic or religious differences. The competition for a bigger share of the oil proceeds is behind much of the fighting.
~By Ed Harris ~


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


Global competition is about winners and losers.
~By David Korten ~


Competition has been shown to be useful up to a certain point and no further, but cooperation, which is the thing we must strive for today, begins where competition leaves off.
~By Franklin D. Roosevelt ~


Airlines go in the long run at the competition to reason. For the passenger the competition is good, because each competitor tries to undercut the other one.
~By Niki Lauda ~


You have to compete with others in the field. Sometimes the competition gets pretty fierce because you're competing for funds or grants to do your work, the financial work.
~By Clyde Tombaugh ~


The Olympic Games must not be an end in itself, they must be a means of creating a vast programme of physical education and sports competitions for all young people.
~By Avery Brundage ~


The problem of freedom in America is that of maintaining a competition of ideas, and you do not achieve that by silencing one brand of idea.
~By Max Lerner ~


The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and that you have gotten the most out of what you had to give.
~By Howard Cosell ~


The competition is pretty rough these days.
~By Tony Randall ~


If you do things with a certain type of result and cause a certain type of reaction or effect, then you increase your market value. It's very much a competition for the entertainment dollar, and that's never been more clearly evident than in today's NBA game.
~By Julius Erving ~


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 ~


I remember Mick Jagger asking me 'hey, how do you guys feel about us coming over here and taking all the play from you guys?' I said 'Well, in a way, you have eliminated all my competition.
~By Bobby Vinton ~


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've been playing against older and stronger competition my whole life. It has made me a better tennis player and able to play against this kind of level despite their strength and experience.
~By Maria Sharapova ~


Value is consequently the necessary theoretical starting point whence we can elucidate the peculiar phenomenon of prices resulting from capitalist competition.
~By Rudolf Hiferding ~


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 ~


Professional competitions are overrated.
~By Oksana Baiul ~


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 ~


Sure, I have advice for people starting to write. Don't. I don't need the competition.
~By Robert B. Parker ~


All you now do is pursue your private objectives within society. Instead of us being a community, everybody is asked to seek their own personal ends. It's called competition. And competition is antagonism.
~By Edward Bond ~


You learn so much from competition you gain confidence every time you have to step up and perform.
~By Natalie Gulbis ~


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 ~


Washington is no place for a good actor. The competition from bad actors is too great.
~By Fred Allen ~


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


I believe in competition.
~By Craig Benson ~


The Champions League is the competition everyone wants to be in.
~By Steven Gerrard ~


There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.
~By Indira Gandhi ~


In business, the competition will bite you if you keep running, if you stand still, they will swallow you.
~By Victor Kiam ~


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 ~


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 don't think about goals and records. Competition is what keeps me playing.
~By Lou Brock ~


Battle is the most magnificent competition in which a human being can indulge. It brings out all that is best; it removes all that is base. All men are afraid in battle. The coward is the one who lets his fear overcome his sense of duty. Duty is the essence of manhood.
~By George S. Patton ~


Microsoft is engaging in unlawful predatory practices that go well beyond the scope of fair competition.
~By Orrin Hatch ~

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