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Opportunity Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Opportunity

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I still consider it a summer job, though. So, I try to maintain that summer job as long as I can. But it's exciting to be able to have the opportunity to do things I always dreamed of as a kid.
~By Jimmy Buffett ~


It's very warm there, so we were outdoors all the time. The local people had programs for us year-round, where as kids we had the opportunity to play football, basketball, baseball, track and field - we just went from one sport to the next, year-round.
~By Rafer Johnson ~


They gave me a second opportunity and 45 years later I'm still here.
~By Tony Oliva ~


Well, fortunately we found out that the runner-up our particular year was going to get a record contract also. So it was kind of a - it was bitter sweet but it was an opportunity.
~By Clay Aiken ~


Wanting to be in a Western film won't get me very far. Unless the opportunity arose, it doesn't matter how much I want to be in one. But if an opportunity did arise, no actor would pass it up.
~By Zhang Ziyi ~


Understandably, no peace can sustained when people continue to suffer from hunger, lack of jobs, lack of basic public services - and most of all - lack of opportunity or hope.
~By Mikhail Saakashvili ~


I have been privileged to have the opportunity to work with many of African American fraternal and social organizations that are active in my congressional district. They all do important work that makes a tangible difference to the quality of life in our community.
~By Chris Van Hollen ~


Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


Opportunity ideas do not lie around waiting to be discovered. Such ideas need to be produced.
~By Edward de Bono ~


We live in a land like no other - a land of freedom and opportunity unparalleled on the face of the globe.
~By Bob Taft ~


Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


I think it's very clear that the American people are frustrated with this move toward socialism. And so whether you're back or white, if you believe that the conservative construct is in the best interest of our future, than you too would be voting with Republicans, and if you had the opportunity to run you'd join us as well.
~By Tim Scott ~


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 ~


By furthering the use of ethanol, farmers are presented with the opportunity to produce a cash crop by collecting their agricultural wastes.
~By Richard Lugar ~


Few tragedies can be more extensive than the stunting of life, few injustices deeper than the denial of an opportunity to strive or even to hope, by a limit imposed from without, but falsely identified as lying within.
~By Stephen Jay Gould ~


When I decided to get married at 40, I couldn't find a dress with the modernity or sophistication I wanted. That's when I saw the opportunity for a wedding gown business.
~By Vera Wang ~


Education is our greatest opportunity to give an irrevocable gift to the next generation.
~By Ernie Fletcher ~


In my opinion, a master is morally obliged to seize every sort of opportunity and to try to solve the problems of the position without fear of some simplifications.
~By Alexander Alekhine ~


I am convinced that the majority of American people do understand that we have a moral responsibility to foster the concepts of opportunity, free enterprise, the rule of law, and democracy. They understand that these values are the hope of the world.
~By Richard Lugar ~


I'm optimistic that we are actually seeing the opportunity of a generation being created in this.
~By Peter Mandelson ~


Inside of every problem lies an opportunity.
~By Robert Kiyosaki ~


I spent eighteen months as a graduate student in physics at Columbia University, waiting unhappily for an opportunity to work in a laboratory and wondering if I should continue in physics.
~By Sidney Altman ~


Success, in a generally accepted sense of the term, means the opportunity to experience and to realize to the maximum the forces that are within us.
~By David Sarnoff ~


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 ~


The Beethoven Experience provided the opportunity to solidify the relationship between the Orchestra and me, the Orchestra and me and the public, between all of us and the city of New York, because Beethoven after all is a really amazing point of reference.
~By Lorin Maazel ~


But it's been a great, humbling - and I've been very honored to have the opportunity to serve and to lead and to be the representative of our soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines who are in Washington. And it's been the greatest honor of my life.
~By Hugh Shelton ~


The real advantage for me is that I have the opportunity to lead worship every Sunday.
~By John Tesh ~


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 ~


Let's take a timeout. Let's allow investors the opportunity in a period of market calm to re-examine what's happened and to deploy new strategies into the marketplace.
~By Richard Grasso ~


But it really wasn't until three to four years later, when we had an opportunity in the lab to make very detailed observations, and comparisons with other fossil discoveries, that we realized she was a new species of human ancestor.
~By Donald Johanson ~


Well, if you look at all of the cultures in America, this is a great opportunity for us to really get acquainted with the rest of the world. America is the only place you can do that, but we don't have sense enough to take advantage of that.
~By Erykah Badu ~


When I got a call from Los Angeles to do the Tonight Show, I considered it more of an inconvenience than an opportunity.
~By Lorna Luft ~


Green-tech could be the largest economic opportunity of the 21st Century.
~By John Doerr ~


The growth of means of transport has created a world market and an opportunity for division of labor embracing all the developed and most of the undeveloped states.
~By Christian Lous Lange ~


I'm really happy that I got to work with such fresh talent. In a day when record companies are not particularly good at encouraging young, talented songwriters to come forward and get exposure, I think it's important to give tomorrow's songwriters the opportunity.
~By Robin Gibb ~


We have the opportunity to provide the first FDA reviewed and approved over-the-counter option that can help people lose weight and make changes to their lifestyle and diet.
~By Steve Burton ~


Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor.
~By H. Jackson Brown, Jr. ~


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 ~


With the recent news that the State of Florida has agreed to purchase 181,000 acres of U.S. Sugar land, we have an historic opportunity for our larger restoration efforts and for the people of Florida. This too will not come without difficult challenges, but it reminds us that anything is possible.
~By Debbie Wasserman Schultz ~


So people ought to be free to leave here, but there ought to be opportunity for them to come home.
~By Bill Janklow ~


When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
~By John F. Kennedy ~


I needed an opportunity to get back in the studio and get my recording chops back together.
~By Pat Travers ~


I had the opportunity to do what I enjoy.
~By Haywood Nelson ~


Journalism allows its readers to witness history; fiction gives its readers an opportunity to live it.
~By John Hersey ~


There is a real opportunity right now as parents and grandparents to come up with a plan that leaves our kids with something better than we have; that is, an opportunity to own, build, and grow a nest egg of their own.
~By Norm Coleman ~


The reason a lot of people do not recognize opportunity is because it usually goes around wearing overalls looking like hard work.
~By Thomas A. Edison ~


We just kind saw the images and knew the cliches, so to have the opportunity to go there and learn something about Russian music and about Russian people and to see things apart from being a tourist.
~By Marc Almond ~


The government needs to help those in need, but members of Congress shouldn't take advantage of the situation and use a national tragedy as an opportunity to spend taxpayer dollars on their pet projects.
~By Chris Chocola ~


If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
~By Milton Berle ~


The liberal ideal is that everyone should have fair access and fair opportunity. This is not equality of result. It's equality of opportunity. There's a fundamental difference.
~By Robert Reich ~


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 ~


Every Maryland family wants financial security, schools that work, quality healthcare, safer neighborhoods, and ever-expanding economic opportunity. These are the building blocks of a superior quality of life.
~By Robert. L. Ehrlich ~


As we abide in sleep, intuitively resonating with the sum of all our experiences - this life and beyond - we gain refreshing perspective on our efforts and have an opportunity to remember what we know.
~By Henry Reed ~


Acting gave me the opportunity to do outrageous things. It allowed me to be sad, happy, angry and lustful even if it was just vicariously.
~By Joan Allen ~


Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


Therefore, having obtained the opportunity from these sources, I too began to consider the mobility of the earth.
~By Nicolaus Copernicus ~


Life is often compared to a marathon, but I think it is more like being a sprinter; long stretches of hard work punctuated by brief moments in which we are given the opportunity to perform at our best.
~By Michael Johnson ~


Going to Peru is, well, if you ever have an opportunity in your life to go there, you should do it because it is absolutely mind boggling.
~By Dean Stockwell ~


It's better to get smart than to get mad. I try not to get so insulted that I will not take advantage of an opportunity to persuade people to change their minds.
~By John H. Johnson ~


Because I was successful over the years, I never had the opportunity to do the stuff I really wanted.
~By Rick Derringer ~


I wanted to do an hour-long show, and I wanted to something that was dramatic and sometimes funny and humorous, as well. I'm just delighted to have this opportunity to be a part of this project.
~By Ron Glass ~


I had an opportunity with Baltimore to make it to the World Series, and that didn't happen.
~By Bobby Bonilla ~


They missed a great opportunity to shut up.
~By Jacques Chirac ~


What is amazing for a woman of my age is that I change as the world is changing-and changing very, very fast. I don't think my mother had that opportunity to change.
~By Jeanne Moreau ~


It's when ordinary people rise above the expectations and seize the opportunity that milestones truly are reached.
~By Mike Huckabee ~


Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
~By Viktor E. Frankl ~


I believe success is preparation, because opportunity is going to knock on your door sooner or later but are you prepared to answer that?
~By Omar Epps ~


I hope I give girls an opportunity to realize that they can swim and go to school at the same time. It's not to be given up once they get out of high school. They can continue doing it for the rest of their lives.
~By Debbie Meyer ~


Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity.
~By Gary Ryan Blair ~


Up until now, I had ideas that I wanted to try but didn't have the opportunity to do them.
~By Namie Amuro ~


So I'm still doing my best to stay in shape and hope that opportunity will come back to me.
~By Brandi Chastain ~


Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.
~By John D. Rockefeller ~


To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.
~By John Dewey ~


I used to get 15-20 bunt hits a season. Now, I'm down to five or six. Infielders still play me in, but I'm always looking if the opportunity is there.
~By Steve Finley ~


I think women as well as men are concerned about jobs and the economy and spending and, and other issues. They're concerned that when their kids graduate from college they have an economy and they have a future in this country and they, they have the same opportunity that we've had and our grandparents have had.
~By Ken Buck ~


I wait for the next opportunity to have something to do with food. If I get rested, my mind just starts creating new dishes - click, click, click.
~By Paul Prudhomme ~


I didn't need clothes. I was allowed the opportunity to act out moments you don't get the opportunity to experience in your own life, let alone as a character in a film. I didn't feel naked.
~By Marguerite Moreau ~


We had an opportunity to clinch a playoff berth and I think if that's not enough motivation I don't think you should be playing this game.
~By Tina Thompson ~


The 1957 crisis in Little Rock, brought about by the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School, was a huge part of the march toward freedom and opportunity in America.
~By Vic Snyder ~


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 ~


This Budget reflects a choice - not an easy choice, but the right choice. And when you think about it, the only choice. The choice to take the responsible, prudent path to fiscal stability, economic growth and opportunity.
~By George E. Pataki ~


I obviously prefer writing novels but I take my journalism very seriously, and I enjoy doing it between novels. It gives me an opportunity to move in the outside world.
~By Mordecai Richler ~


Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
~By Abraham Lincoln ~


There are so many opportunities in life, that the loss of two or three capabilities is not necessarily debilitating. A handicap can give you the opportunity to focus more on art, writing, or music.
~By Jim Davis ~


You're always learning on different avenues and this is an opportunity for me to start on a fresh plate and start learning some other things that can really help me, that I need, and I want, to progress forward.
~By Elvis Stojko ~


The fact of the matter is that if we were going to do anything about Gaddafi, it should have been at the beginning. And by fooling around like this as long as we have, we have wasted an opportunity that would have gotten rid of him.
~By Lawrence Eagleburger ~


Yes, many immigrants cherish the value of choice and opportunity and the value of education more than 7th or 8th generation Americans.
~By Malcolm Wallop ~


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 ~


I went to school for special education. I always assumed when I had the opportunity I would love to try and help kids with disabilities.
~By Clay Aiken ~


The owner of the New York Yankees, Mr. George Steinbrenner who I had the greatest respect for, I want to thank him for giving me the opportunity to win that special ring in 1996.
~By Wade Boggs ~


Capacity never lacks opportunity. It cannot remain undiscovered because it is sought by too many anxious to use it.
~By Jacqueline Cochran ~


Let's put aside the politics and trust the people. Let's embrace the unique opportunity we all have; take the heat and make the hard and difficult decisions, knowing that we're doing it to make things better for the people of Illinois.
~By Rod Blagojevich ~


Opportunity makes a thief.
~By Francis Bacon ~


I believe in the dignity of labor, whether with head or hand; that the world owes no man a living but that it owes every man an opportunity to make a living.
~By John D. Rockefeller ~


I have never had the opportunity to play in England, so I know little about it.
~By Zinedine Zidane ~


That is where the power, opportunity, and choice come from-when you have money. Money equals opportunity. There is no question.
~By Billie Jean King ~


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


It is crucial that members of Congress cast votes that are supportive of the values upon which our nation was founded: equality, freedom, and opportunity for all people.
~By Joe Baca ~


Modern techniques have torn down state frontiers, both economical and intellectual. The growth of means of transport has created a world market and an opportunity for division of labor embracing all the developed and most of the undeveloped states.
~By Christian Lous Lange ~


The American dream, to me, means having the opportunity to achieve, because I don't think you should be guaranteed anything other than opportunity.
~By Lenny Wilkens ~

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