Best Quotes about Competition
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.
When you want to win a game, you have to teach. When you lose a game, you have to learn.
Every man in the world is better than someone else and not as good someone else.
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.
Racing is a matter of spirit not strength.
Most games are lost, not won.
Competitions are for horse, not artist.
In this game, by trying to win; you automatically lose.
When you fear a foe, fear crushes your strength; and this weakness gives strength to your opponents.
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.
I love the winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I Love to play.
It has meant a lot to me to challenge the best players in the world and to beat them. And it means a lot to me to be out here and fighting for the title and, you know, it hurts not to win it.
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.
Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.
Competition is the spice of sports; but if you make spice the whole meal you'll be sick.
We want to be first; not first if, not first but; but first!
Kennedy, John F.
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.
The Law of Win Win says, Let's not do it your way or my way; let's do it the best way.
When you have them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.
The weakness of an enemy forms part of our own strength.
Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one.
I play [golf] with friends sometimes, but there are never friendly games.
I don't care how good you play, you can find somebody who can beat you, and I don't care how bad you play, you can find somebody you can beat.
Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.
Paige, Leroy ''Satchel''
To free the mind from the habit of competition, we must see in detail the process by which the mind is ensnared by competition.
I believe in rules. Sure I do. If there weren't any rules, how could you break them?
You have to defeat a great players aura more than his game.
Competition is the whetstone of talent.
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 time your game is most vulnerable is when you're ahead, never let up.
The key to any game is to use your strengths and hide your weaknesses.
If football taught me anything about business, it is that you win the game one play at a time.
Mental toughness is to physical as four is to one.
How can they beat me? I've been struck by lightning, had two back operations, and been divorced twice.
Thank God for competition.When our competitors upset our plans or outdo our designs, they open infinite possibilities of our own work to us.
The game isn't over until it's over.
Win or lose, do it fairly.
Focus on competition has always been a formula for mediocrity.
Men often compete with one another until the day they die; comradeship consists of rubbing shoulders jocularly with a competitor.
My hat's in the ring. The fight is on and I'm stripped to the buff.
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.
I watch a man shoot pool for an hour. If he misses more than one shot I know I can beat him.
Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.
Playing safe is only playing.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
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.
I don't psyche myself up. I psyche myself down. I think clearer when I'm not psyched up.
I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history.
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.
Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying to get the better in something or other.
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