Best Quotes about Opportunity
Many of us spend our lives searching for success when it is usually so close that we can reach out and touch it.
Conwell, Russel H.
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.
Four things come not back. The spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, ad the neglected opportunity.
Opportunity dances with those who are ready on the dance floor.
Brown Jr., H. Jackson
When the flower blooms, the bees come uninvited.
Opportunities comes from knocking on doors until they open.
If you view all the things that happen to you, both good and bad, as opportunities, then you operate out of a higher level of consciousness.
Why are there so many people who never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity?
You have to recognize when the right place and the right time fuse and take advantage of that opportunity. There are plenty of opportunities out there. You can't sit back and wait.
Make the iron hot by striking it.
You can't wait for the phone to ring. You have to ring them.
Grade, Lord Lew
One must pass through the circumference of time before arriving at the center of opportunity.
The follies which a man regrets most in his life, are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity.
Opportunity is no more than a better way of serving and providing for humanities needs.
The same fence that shuts others out shuts you in.
Copeland, William Taylor
It's better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have an opportunity and not be prepared.
You must make your own opportunities.
Gough, John B.
Some people steer by the light from the stars, while others steer by the lights from each passing ship.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances nor for the best opportunities; they will never come.
The right man is the one that seizes the moment.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von
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
Remember, a chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of wood higher up.
The back of one door is the face of another.
Lack of opportunity is often nothing more than lack of purpose or direction
Best of Bits and Pieces
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
As fast as each opportunity presents itself, use it! No matter how tiny an opportunity it may be, use it!
One can present people with opportunities. One cannot make them equal to them.
There will always be a frontier where there is an open mind and a willing hand.
Kettering, Charles F.
Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us daily.
Opportunity multiply as they are seized.
When fortune knocks open the door.
Opportunity rarely knocks on your door. Knock rather on opportunity's door if you ardently wish to enter.
Forbes, B. C.
The door of opportunity is wide open if you are prepared.
Every wall is a door.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Opportunities multiply as they are seized, they die when neglected.
God supplies us with the opportunity, but He cannot take advantage of it for us.
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
Every minute starts an hour and every minute is a new opportunity. Each time the clock ticks you have a chance to start over, to say, do, think, or feel something in such a way that you and the world are better for it.
If you see the bandwagon you've missed it.
Little opportunities should be improved.
You are, at this moment, standing, right in the middle of your own acres of diamonds.
Be ready when opportunity comes. Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet.
Chapin Jr., Roy D.
You do things when the opportunities come along. I've had periods in my life when I've had a bundle of ideas come along, and I've had long dry spells. If I get an idea next week, I'll do something. If not, I won't do a damn thing.
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.
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.
Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand.
Enlarge the opportunity and the person will expand to fill it
Take a lesson from the mosquito. She never waits for an opening -- she makes one.
Some say opportunity knocks only once, That is not true. Opportunity knocks all the time, but you have to be ready for it. If the chance comes, you must have the equipment to take advantage of it.
Opportunity often comes in disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
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