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I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history.
- Oerter, Al
Competition Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Competition

1.
The Law of Win Win says, Let's not do it your way or my way; let's do it the best way.
Anderson, Greg

2.
Competition is the spice of sports; but if you make spice the whole meal you'll be sick.
Leonard, George

3.
Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed -- there's so little competition.
Hubbard, Elbert

4.
Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.
Chamberlain, Wilt

5.
The price which society pays for the law of competition, like the price it pays for cheap comforts and luxuries, is great; but the advantages of this law are also greater still than its cost -- for it is to this law that we owe our wonderful material development, which brings improved conditions in its train. But, whether the law be benign or not, we must say of it: It is here; we cannot evade it; no substitutes for it have been found; and while the law may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.
Carnegie, Andrew

6.
The general fact is that the most effective way of utilizing human energy is through an organized rivalry, which by specialization and social control is, at the same time, organized co-operation.
Cooley, Charles Horton

7.
For when the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, He writes -- not that you won or lost -- but how you played the Game.
Rice, Grantland

8.
The difference of great players is at a certain point in a match they raise their level of play and maintain it. Lesser players play great for a set, but then less.
Sampras, Pete

9.
Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying to get the better in something or other.
Lamb, Charles

10.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your tricks of war.
Bonaparte, Napoleon

11.
When you want to win a game, you have to teach. When you lose a game, you have to learn.
Landry, Tom

12.
World trade means competition from anywhere; advancing technology encourages cross-industry competition.Consequently, strategic planning must consider who our future competitors will be, not only who is here today.
Allison, Eric

13.
When the game is over it is really just beginning.
Kramer, Jerry

14.
The weakness of an enemy forms part of our own strength.
Saying

15.
You must sacrifice, train, do everything possible to put yourself in a position to win. But if you consider second or third a failure, I feel sorry for you.
Falcon, Joe

16.
If football taught me anything about business, it is that you win the game one play at a time.
Tarkenton, Fran

17.
Running for money doesn't make you run fast. It makes you run first.
Jipcho, Ben

18.
You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave -- win or lose.
Howe, Gordie

19.
One cannot play chess if one becomes aware of the pieces as living souls and of the fact that the Whites and the Blacks have more in common with each other than with the players. Suddenly one loses all interest in who will be champion.
Rapoport, Anatol

20.
You get out in front -- you stay out in front.
Foyt, A. J.

21.
I watch a man shoot pool for an hour. If he misses more than one shot I know I can beat him.
Lassiter, Luther

22.
I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history.
Oerter, Al

23.
Playing safe is only playing.
Olson, Chuck

24.
Men often compete with one another until the day they die; comradeship consists of rubbing shoulders jocularly with a competitor.
Hoagland, Edward

25.
When you have them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.
Martin, Jerry

26.
I play [golf] with friends sometimes, but there are never friendly games.
Hogan, Ben

27.
The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage.
Geus, Arie de

28.
So long as the system of competition in the production and exchange of the means of life goes on, the degradation of the arts will go on; and if that system is to last for ever, then art is doomed, and will surely die; that is to say, civilization will die.
Morris, William

29.
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and not wait till they plunder our very homes.
Goldsmith, Oliver

30.
Show me a guy who is afraid to look bad, and I'll show you a guy you can beat every time.
Brock, Lou

31.
Focus on competition has always been a formula for mediocrity.
Burrus, Daniel

32.
Every time you go out on the ice, there are slight flaws. You can always think of something you should have done better. These are the things you must work on.
Hamill, Dorothy

33.
We have a lot of players in their first year. Some of them are also in their last year.
Walsh, Bill

34.
I love the winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I Love to play.
Becker, Boris

35.
To free the mind from the habit of competition, we must see in detail the process by which the mind is ensnared by competition.
Beecher, Marguerite

36.
I worked very hard. I felt I could play the game. The only thing that could stop me was myself.
Abbott, Jim

37.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
Shoemaker, Willie

38.
Win or lose, do it fairly.
Rockne, Knute

39.
I ski to win. When the day comes that I can't get myself into a fighting mood anymore, I won't be able to win and I'll stop racing.
Stenmark, Ingemar

40.
My hat's in the ring. The fight is on and I'm stripped to the buff.
Roosevelt, Theodore

41.
Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.
Paige, Leroy ''Satchel''

42.
Racing is a matter of spirit not strength.
Guthrie, Janet

43.
I don't psyche myself up. I psyche myself down. I think clearer when I'm not psyched up.
Cauthen, Steve

44.
Once you're physically capable of winning a gold medal, the rest is ninety percent mental.
Johnson, Patti

45.
Competitions are for horse, not artist.
Bartok, Bela

46.
How can we hope to remain economically competitive in a world in which... 90% of Dutch high-school students take advanced math courses and 100% of teachers in Germany have double majors, while the best we can say about our pocket of excellence is that 75% of [American] students have learned to critique tactfully?
Alexander, Barbara J.

47.
These are the days when it takes all you've got just to keep up with the losers.
Orpen, Robert

48.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight; it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Eisenhower, Dwight D.

49.
You have to defeat a great players aura more than his game.
Riley, Pat

50.
When I go our on the ice, I just think about my skating. I forget it is a competition.
Witt, Katarina


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