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Opportunity quotes
Opportunity
PLUNDER, v. To take the property of another without observing the decent and customary reticences of theft. To effect a change of ownership with the candid concomitance of a brass band. To wrest the wealth of A from B and leave C lamenting a vanishing opportunity.

- Ambrose Bierce
Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.

- Henry J. Kaiser
A good deal happens in a man's life that he isn't responsible for. Fortunate openings occur; but it is safe to remember that such breaks are occurring all the time, and other things being equal, the advantage goes to the man who is ready.

- Downs, Lawrence
That's part of American greatness, is discrimination. Yes, sir. Inequality, I think, breeds freedom and gives a man opportunity.

- Lester Maddox
Be ready when opportunity comes. Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.

- Chapin Jr., Roy D.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

- Sir Winston Churchill
We have an opportunity for everyone in the world to have access to all the world's information. This has never before been possible. Why is ubiquitous information so profound? It's a tremendous equalizer. Information is power.

- Eric Schmidt
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.

- David Sarnoff
One hour of steady thinking over a subject (a solitary walk is as good an opportunity for the process as any other) is worth two or three of reading only.

- Lewis Carroll
The right man is the one that seizes the moment.

- Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von
No matter how full a reservoir of maxims one may possess, and no matter how good one's sentiments may be, if one has not taken advantage of every concrete opportunity to act, one's character may retain entirely unaffected for the better. With mere good intentions, hell is proverbially paved.

- William James
The obscure only exists that it may cease to exist. In it lies the opportunity of all victory and all progress. Whether it call itself fatality, death, night, or matter, it is the pedestal of life, of light, of liberty and the spirit. For it represents resistance -- that is to say, the fulcrum of all activity, the occasion for its development and its triumph.

- Amiel, Henri Frederic
There will always be a frontier where there is an open mind and a willing hand.

- Kettering, Charles F.
When the doors of opportunity swing open, we must make sure that we are not too drunk or too indifferent to walk through.

- Jackson, Jesse
Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers.

Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.

- Daniel J. Boorstin
We judge the future by the past. Achieving success is one's ability to look at yesterday, cease today and capture tomorrowĘs opportunity.

- Gregory Kerber
For age is opportunity no less than youth itself, though in another dress, and as the evening twilight fades away, the sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.

- Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Equality of opportunity is an equal opportunity to prove unequal talents.

- Samuel, Viscount
Opportunity is missed by most people because it comes dressed in overalls and looks like work.

- Edison, Thomas A.



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