Best Quotes about Competition
Our life is not really a mutual helpfulness; but rather, it's fair competition cloaked under due laws of war; it's a mutual hostility.
I love the winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I Love to play.
To free the mind from the habit of competition, we must see in detail the process by which the mind is ensnared by competition.
Thou shalt not covet; but tradition approves all forms of competition.
Clough, Arthur Hugh
Competitions are for horse, not artist.
We have a lot of players in their first year. Some of them are also in their last year.
Once you're physically capable of winning a gold medal, the rest is ninety percent mental.
Competition is a process or variety of habitual behavior that grows out of a habit of mind.
Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying to get the better in something or other.
Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one.
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.
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.
He can run but he can't hide.
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.
I won it, at least five million times. Men who were stronger, bigger and faster than I was could have done it, but they never picked up a pole, and never made the feeble effort to pick their legs off the ground and get over the bar.
The game isn't over until it's over.
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
The only competition worthy a wise man is with himself.
What it comes down to is that anybody can win with the best horse. What makes you good is if you can take the second or third-best horse and win.
The biggest things are often the easiest to do because there is so little competition.
Horne, William Van
When you step onto that field, you cannot concede a thing.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
It's amazing how much of this is mental. Everybody's in good shape. Everybody knows how to ski. Everybody has good equipment. When it really boils down to it, it's who wants it the most, and who's the most confident on his skis.
Somebody will always break your records. It is how you live that counts.
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.
The person who figures out how to harness the collective genius of his or her organization is going to blow the competition away.
Competition is the spice of sports; but if you make spice the whole meal you'll be sick.
I believe in rules. Sure I do. If there weren't any rules, how could you break them?
When I go our on the ice, I just think about my skating. I forget it is a competition.
Competition is the whetstone of talent.
Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed -- there's so little competition.
Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.
Paige, Leroy ''Satchel''
Most games are lost, not won.
The medals don't mean anything and the glory doesn't last. It's all about your happiness. The rewards are going to come, but my happiness is just loving the sport and having fun performing.
Kersee, Jackie Joyner
The Law of Win Win says, Let's not do it your way or my way; let's do it the best way.
You have to defeat a great players aura more than his game.
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.
If you make every game a life and death proposition, you're going to have problems. For one thing, you'll be dead a lot.
Win or lose, do it fairly.
The time your game is most vulnerable is when you're ahead, never let up.
You have to be able to center yourself, to let all of your emotions go... Don't ever forget that you play with your soul as well as your body.
And what is the greatest number? Number one.
There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.
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.
This is a tough game. There are times when you've got to play hurt, when you've got to block out the pain.
After the game the King and pawn go into the same box.
I worked very hard. I felt I could play the game. The only thing that could stop me was myself.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your tricks of war.
Running for money doesn't make you run fast. It makes you run first.
The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage.
Geus, Arie de
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