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Opportunity often comes in disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
- Hill, Napoleon
Opportunity Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Opportunity

1.
The same fence that shuts others out shuts you in.
Copeland, William Taylor

2.
Let us my friends snatch our opportunity from the passing day.
Horace

3.
If you see the bandwagon you've missed it.
Phillips, James

4.
One must pass through the circumference of time before arriving at the center of opportunity.
Gracian, Baltasar

5.
Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand.
Barton, Bruce

6.
There will always be a frontier where there is an open mind and a willing hand.
Kettering, Charles F.

7.
Opportunities are everywhere.The recession might be drawing to a close, but its continuing legacy is employers' reliance on short-term staff.There may be fewer jobs for life, but there are more jobs in a lifetime.
Benington, Lucy

8.
One of the earliest lessons I learned as a child was that if you looked away from something, it might not be there when you looked back.
Wideman, John Edgar

9.
Too often the opportunity knocks, but by the time you push back the chain, push back the bolt, unhook the locks and shut off the burglar alarm, it's too late.
Coolidge, Rita

10.
If you real desire is to be good, there is no need to wait for the money before you do it; you can do it now, this very moment, and just where you are.
Allen, James

11.
While we stop to think, we often miss our opportunity.
Publilius Syrus

12.
Right now a moment is fleeting by! Capture its reality in paint! To do that we must put all else out of our minds. We must become that moment, make ourselves a sensitive recording plate. give the image of what we actually see, forgetting everything that has been seen before our time.
Cezanne, Paul

13.
Opportunity is no more than a better way of serving and providing for humanities needs.

14.
The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment; it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others; it is in yourself alone.
Marden, Orison Swett

15.
Lack of opportunity is often nothing more than lack of purpose or direction
Best of Bits and Pieces

16.
Start where you are. Distant fields always look greener, but opportunity lies right where you are. Take advantage of every opportunity of service.
Collier, Robert

17.
Where one door closes, another opens.
Quixote, Don

18.
Don't ever slam a door, you might want to go back.
Herold, Don

19.
Some people steer by the light from the stars, while others steer by the lights from each passing ship.

20.
There is only one optimist. He has been here since man has been on this earth, and that is man himself. If we hadn't had such a magnificent optimism to carry us through all these things, we wouldn't be here. We have survived it on our optimism.
Steichen, Edward

21.
Many of us have heard opportunity knocking at our door, but by the time we unhooked the chain, pushed back the bolt, turned two locks, and shuts off the burglar alarm -- it was gone.

22.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it comes dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Edison, Thomas A.

23.
Do you see difficulties in every opportunity or opportunities in every difficulty?

24.
What is opportunity, and when does it knock? It never knocks. You can wait a whole lifetime, listening, hoping, and you will hear no knocking. None at all. You are opportunity, and you must knock on the door leading to your destiny. You prepare yourself to recognize opportunity, to pursue and seize opportunity as you develop the strength of your personality, and build a self-image with which you are able to live -- with your self-respect alive and growing.
Maltz, Maxwell

25.
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.
Anderson, Bob

26.
Was a great high wall there that tried to stop me. Was a great big sign there said private Property but on the back side it didn't say nothing. That side was made for you and me.
Guthrie, Woody

27.
Little opportunities should be improved.
FeNelon, Francois

28.
Some people expect the door of opportunity to be opened with an electric eye.
Hendricks, Howard

29.
Why are there so many people who never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity?

30.
Every wall is a door.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

31.
To recognize an opportunity and use it is the difference between success and failure.

32.
You can't wait for the phone to ring. You have to ring them.
Grade, Lord Lew

33.
The right man is the one that seizes the moment.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

34.
Four things come not back. The spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, ad the neglected opportunity.
Proverb, Arabian

35.
One cannot expect to coast along and rise automatically to the top, no matter what friends you may have in the company. There may have been a time when, in large corporations, a person could rise simply because he had a stock interest or because he had friends in top management. That's not true today. Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you're not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were.
Rockerfeller, David

36.
Always have your hook baited, in the pool you least think, there will be a fish.
Ovid

37.
When you have the opportunity, you strike.
Laver, Rod

38.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything that is beautiful; for beauty is God's handwriting -- a wayside sacrament. Welcome it in every fair face, in every fair sky, in every fair flower, and thank God for it as a cup of blessing.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

39.
You must make your own opportunities.
Gough, John B.

40.
The door of opportunity is wide open if you are prepared.

41.
We see the brightness of a new page where everything yet can happen.
Rainer, Maria Rilke

42.
Born often under another sky, placed in the middle of an always moving scene, himself driven by the irresistible torrent which draws all about him, the American has no time to tie himself to anything, he grows accustomed only to change, and ends by regarding it as the natural state of man. He feels the need of it, more he loves it; for the instability; instead of meaning disaster to him, seems to give birth only to miracles all about him.
Tocqueville, Alexis De

43.
Opportunity rarely knocks on your door. Knock rather on opportunity's door if you ardently wish to enter.
Forbes, B. C.

44.
Opportunity is lost by deliberation.
Syrus, Publilius

45.
Subtract from the great man all that he owes to opportunity, all that he owes to chance, and all that he gained by the wisdom of his friends and the folly of his enemies, and the giant will often be seen to be a pygmy.
Colton, Charles Caleb

46.
THERE ARE NO MISTAKES, only opportunities.
Tina Fey

47.
Opportunity always looks better going than coming.

48.
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.
Iacocca, Lee

49.
Even a blind dog can find a bone every so often.
Sayle, Alexi

50.
Business opportunities are like buses, there's always another one coming.
Branson, Richard


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