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Quotes And Sayings About Opportunity

Opportunity Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Opportunity

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At this period the enthusiasm of the amateur was fast giving way to a more steady commercial instinct, and I let no opportunity slip of improving my position, but I felt that I was still labouring under the disadvantage of not having acquired some technical profession.
~By Henry Bessemer ~


A renewed commitment to the freedom and opportunity of our people is the touchstone of our time. In this new century, where tests are many and challenges change with the shifting of the wind, we must hold fast to the principles that have made our nation the envy of the world.
~By Bill Owens ~


Don't be afraid of missing opportunities. Behind every failure is an opportunity somebody wishes they had missed.
~By Lily Tomlin ~


It also seems that the Afghans themselves want to avail themselves of this opportunity and all recognize that the UN is uniquely qualified to help bring them together.
~By Lakhdar Brahimi ~


But I am committed to keeping this city a strong and viable center for commerce and industry, for continuing to make it a place of opportunity for its citizens.
~By Jane Byrne ~


Our technology is very scalable. Our software can accommodate enormous numbers of clients. It's a marvelous opportunity. We'll keep developing products.
~By Jay Chiat ~


We need to make it clear that we will withdraw from Iraq within 6 to 9 months - so that the Iraqis will know that they must stand up and defend the opportunity given to them.
~By John Olver ~


Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
~By Peter Drucker ~


Television provides the opportunity for an ongoing story - the opportunity to meld the cast and the characters and a world, and to spend more time there.
~By David Lynch ~


Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.
~By Betty Friedan ~


I just am grateful for every opportunity to go to work. I don't really focus on celebrity status.
~By George Dzundza ~


To compete in a global economy, our students must continue their education beyond high school. To make this expectation a reality, we must give students the tools they need to succeed, including the opportunity to take a college entrance exam.
~By Jennifer Granholm ~


I want people to be drawn into the space of the work. And a lot of people are like me in that they have relatively short attention spans. So I shoot for the window of opportunity.
~By Barbara Kruger ~


Our planes should be full, which among other things means we have a golden opportunity... to build on the momentum reflected in the financial results we are reporting today.
~By Gerard Arpey ~


Black or white good parts are hard to come by. A good actor with a good opportunity has a shot; without the opportunity it doesn't matter how good you are.
~By Denzel Washington ~


So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is wonderful how often in such matters the mustard-seed germinates and roots itself.
~By Florence Nightingale ~


Arafat's departure has created an awesome opportunity.
~By Joe Biden ~


Life's up and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine your values and goals. Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want.
~By Marsha Sinetar ~


Sometimes failure isn't an opportunity in disguise, it's just you.
~By Doug Coupland ~


I look at the film as an opportunity to see some bountifully creative minds do something that I could not do - tell the story with images. I can't wait to see what they do.
~By Laura Hillenbrand ~


We should have won this one. I think it is a lost opportunity.
~By Jimmy Haynes ~


There are 4 billion cell phones in use today. Many of them are in the hands of market vendors, rickshaw drivers, and others who've historically lacked access to education and opportunity. Information networks have become a great leveler, and we should use them together to help lift people out of poverty and give them a freedom from want.
~By Hillary Clinton ~


Generally my feeling is that I think women are just in a universal way coming out, coming to their own more. And they have more opportunity, and basically we're equal.
~By Chantal Kreviazuk ~


Over the next two years UNICEF will focus on improving access to and the quality of education to provide children who have dropped out of school or who work during school hours the opportunity to gain a formal education!
~By Roger Moore ~


America is another name for opportunity.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


The first thing is to be patient, which is probably the hardest thing to do. Don't worry if blokes are whacking you out of the park because you still have the opportunity to get him out next ball, even if it's not the same ball.
~By Shane Warne ~


We need to take advantage of the opportunity we have now to create a vision and become great.
~By Christine Gregoire ~


I praise CBS for taking a risk, which is always the price you pay for opportunity. This is not standard movie of the week storytelling. I think movies of the week have fallen into a niche and that isn't my niche.
~By Tom Selleck ~


I only worked on Men of Honor for three weeks, but I walked away with so much. Because Bob is the kind of actor who gives you the opportunity to really go there. And we really had to go there. I mean, we were both playing drunks.
~By Charlize Theron ~


Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.
~By Earl Nightingale ~


Education exposes young people to a broader world, a world full of opportunity and hope.
~By Christine Gregoire ~


I was drafted and went to Korea where I had an opportunity to create a production team that did dramatic and comedy shows. I had also done a little disc jockeying.
~By Casey Kasum ~


May we think of freedom, not as the right to do as we please, but as the opportunity to do what is right.
~By Peter Marshall ~


No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


Comics as art. I do comics as comics, and my opportunity to tell stories. Simple. Basic. Let the characters have the excitement, not the package. That's where I come from.
~By Jaime Hernandez ~


I'm so happy to be able to give kids the opportunity to learn about amazing world of dance and music that I've have been lucky enough to make such a big part of my own life.
~By Britney Spears ~


If you open up the mind, the opportunity to address both profits and social conditions are limitless. It's a process of innovation.
~By Jerry Greenfield ~


Historic changes and challenges. Breakthroughs in human knowledge and opportunity. And yet, for vast numbers across the globe, the daily realities have not altered.
~By Abdallah II ~


I am convinced that the majority of people would be generous from selfish motives, if they had the opportunity.
~By Charles Dudley Warner ~


I deal with first-hand sources. And give the people, even John Sununu, the opportunity to respond to what I've been told by first-hand sources.
~By Bob Woodward ~


You've got to seize the opportunity if it is presented to you.
~By Clive Davis ~


Opportunity knocked. My doorman threw him out.
~By Adrienne Gusoff ~


While we stop to think, we often miss our opportunity.
~By Publilius Syrus ~


Well, I want to do The Music Man. I think it's an amazing opportunity, but I think that they are probably looking at major movie stars right now, and I don't blame them.
~By Gregory Harrison ~


Man's extremity is God's opportunity.
~By John Flavel ~


But no nation can base its survival and development on luck and prayers alone while its leadership fritters away every available opportunity for success and concrete achievement.
~By Ibrahim Babangida ~


Flattery in courtship is the highest insolence, for whilst it pretends to bestow on you more than you deserve, it is watching an opportunity to take from you what you really have.
~By Sarah Fielding ~


Well, an actor is an actor is actor, to paraphrase someone or other and the opportunity to work, to have a steady engagement, certainly seemed like an appealing concept to me.
~By Walter Koenig ~


I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
~By Oprah Winfrey ~


The only thing worse than an opportunity you don't deserve is blowing an opportunity.
~By Michael J. Fox ~


Over the near term there is clearly the opportunity to work with Microsoft to do to a better job of creating a more secure Windows experience for users around the world.
~By John W. Thompson ~


Even I had no opportunity to conduct very many concerts after World War II.
~By Kurt Masur ~


Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent.
~By Laurence J. Peter ~


Automation and technology would be a great boon if it were creative, if there were more leisure, more opportunity to engage in raising a family, providing guidance to the young, all the stuff we say we need. America will work if we're all in it together. It'll work when there's a shared sense of destiny. It can be done!
~By Jerry Brown ~


The opportunity for brotherhood presents itself every time you meet a human being.
~By Jane Wyman ~


The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.
~By Ayn Rand ~


Iraq has a new opportunity to comply with all these relevant resolutions of the Security Council.
~By Kofi Annan ~


Perhaps one of the only positive pieces of advice that I was ever given was that supplied by an old courtier who observed: Only two rules really count. Never miss an opportunity to relieve yourself; never miss a chance to sit down and rest your feet.
~By King Edward VIII ~


Knowing that we can be loved exactly as we are gives us all the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people.
~By Fred Rogers ~


Society as a whole benefits immeasurably from a climate in which all persons, regardless of race or gender, may have the opportunity to earn respect, responsibility, advancement and remuneration based on ability.
~By Sandra Day O'Connor ~


When you share work, and you have the opportunity of seeing people you like doing what they do best, and you also interchange socially with them, it's very addictive.
~By Jacqueline Bisset ~


I also believe that we have an extraordinary opportunity for the United States and European Union to lead the world in developing and implementing new and more efficient technologies - smart electrical grids and electrical vehicles.
~By Hillary Clinton ~


Film provides an opportunity to marry the power of ideas with the power of images.
~By Steven Bochco ~


Healing in a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.
~By Hippocrates ~


Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
~By James F. Byrnes ~


Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions - it only guarantees equality of opportunity.
~By Irving Kristol ~


The author takes the position that the consumer pays the tax, and as such every individual of the social order should be given unlimited opportunity to make the most of himself.
~By Carter G. Woodson ~


Democracy means the opportunity to be everyone's slave.
~By Karl Kraus ~


Being a human being is all about experiencing all of the wonders of the world and therefore as an actress, I'm open to any opportunity that may enrich my horizon.
~By Sarah Polley ~


Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


I'm a happy camper because by doing this I have an opportunity to be on the cutting edge of research.
~By Geraldine Ferraro ~


Because I could take this as an opportunity to create something that I pretty much guarantee nobody else was going to create in film.
~By Shane West ~


You're just so excited that you have this record deal or this movie opportunity that you don't stand up for yourself and say, This is what I want to do.
~By Solange Knowles ~


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 ~


You can't always wait for the guys at the top. Every manager at every level in the organization has an opportunity, big or small, to do something. Every manager's got some sphere of autonomy. Don't pass the buck up the line.
~By Bob Anderson ~


With Sumthin Else Music Works, I wanted to spread the love and give newcomers a chance to make it because something that really helped me were all the people who had given me an opportunity when I was putting my career together.
~By Nile Rodgers ~


Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity.
~By Oprah Winfrey ~


Too often, the opportunity knocks, but by the time you push back the chain, push back the bolt, unhook the two locks and shut off the burglar alarm, it's too late.
~By Rita Coolidge ~


I had the pleasure, as Robin said, to live a childhood dream as many young Americans and Puerto Rican children live that play youth baseball. And I feel honored and very thankful for that opportunity.
~By Nolan Ryan ~


When I talk to people in need, they tell me they want to hope; they are eager for opportunity; they are ready for better days. And I can tell you that every time their hopes are disappointed, all nations lose.
~By Abdallah II ~


I want to take this opportunity to acknowledge that our foreign friends are welcome to join in our endeavor to develop the resources of our country.
~By Olusegun Obasanjo ~


I stand for simple justice, equal opportunity and human rights. The indispensable elements in a democratic society - and well worth fighting for.
~By Helen Suzman ~


America must be the moral leader. It is not enough to have power. Power must be used to protect freedom and give all people hope for the opportunity to see the fruit of their own labor.
~By Jesse Helms ~


It was an exciting time for me personally because the number of times I've been to the playoffs, that was the opportunity to obtain the first ring. That was special, that's for sure.
~By Roger Clemens ~


More than anything else, we need in this society the opportunity for people to tell us what they think without being told that they're either dumb, or stupid, or uninformed.
~By Brian Lamb ~


Most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise.
~By Maya Angelou ~


If I had a choice of educating my daughters or my sons because of opportunity constraints, I would choose to educate my daughters.
~By Brigham Young ~


We should never lose an occasion. Opportunity is more powerful even than conquerors and prophets.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


Women can break down barriers to opportunity, and men, many of them reluctantly, have learned to relate to women as their equals in thought and action. But except for an eccentric few, women do not want to become warriors.
~By Suzanne Fields ~


I have seen that the American Dream is a reality - and I would love to feel the British Dream is also a reality. To enable that, we have to bring back some common sense and encourage family values, a proper sense of justice and make people believe they have a decent chance to build a business or career for themselves. I see this moment as a fantastic opportunity to restore this, because I believe Britain Has Talent.
~By Simon Cowell ~


I've worked with many directors, good ones and bad ones. So if I have a chance to work the good ones, I better put myself in their hands, and trust them, because that's my big opportunity to be different, and to be better than usual.
~By Thomas Kretschmann ~


The essence of democracy is its assurance that every human being should so respect himself and should be so respected in his own personality that he should have opportunity equal to that of every other human being to show what he was meant to become.
~By Anna Garlin Spencer ~


In order for America to remain a global leader in innovation and opportunity, we must give our children a solid foundation in math and science.
~By Kenny Marchant ~


I've had a very interesting career. I get to do amazing things and work with amazing people and travel and learn languages - things most people don't get the opportunity to do.
~By Gwyneth Paltrow ~


While I have some regrets that this is my last opportunity to deliver a State of the State address, I appreciate and am humbled by the opportunities this great state has given me.
~By Jane D. Hull ~


We will be drawing down some troops. If the president wants to try to turn that into the beginning of a success, he actually, I think, has some opportunity.
~By Stuart Rothenberg ~


There is no social program in this country that is as important as a good job that pays well, that gives someone an opportunity to go to work, have some security, have benefits, and take care of their family and have a good life.
~By Byron Dorgan ~


Subject matter that is not bound to reality offers more opportunity to write a unique story and cinematically present it in very unique ways.
~By Richard King ~


If a woman did not work and have the opportunity to save and invest on her own throughout her lifetime, she is often totally reliant on her family and Social Security for her retirement years.
~By Ginny B. Waite ~


Opportunity makes a thief.
~By Francis Bacon ~

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April 18 ,2021
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