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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.Ralph Waldo Emerson More
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The lack of opportunity is ever the excuse of a weak, vacillating mind. Opportunities! Every life is full of them. Every newspaper article is an opportunity. Every client is an opportunity. Every sermon is an opportunity. Every business transaction is an opportunity -- an opportunity to be polite -- an opportunity to be manly -- an opportunity to be honest -- an opportunity to make friends.
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People think that at the top there isn't much room. They tend to think of it as an Everest. My message is that there is tons of room at the top.Margaret Thatcher More
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Men who are resolved to find a way for themselves will always find opportunities enough; and if they do not find them, they will make them.Samuel Smiles More
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How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes deeds ill done!William Shakespeare More
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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.Alexis de Tocqueville More
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Some men go through a forest and see no firewood.
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The back of one door is the face of another.
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If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.Thomas J. Peters More
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Always have your hook baited, in the pool you least think, there will be a fish.Ovid More
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Men never moan over the opportunities lost to do good, only the opportunities to be bad.
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You are, at this moment, standing, right in the middle of your own acres of diamonds.Earl Nightingale More
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Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.Karl Marx More
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There will always be a frontier where there is an open mind and a willing hand.Charles F. Kettering More
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Who makes quick use of the moment is a genius of prudence.Johann Kaspar Lavater More
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To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.Bruce Lee More
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Opportunities, many times, are so small that we glimpse them not and yet they are often the seeds of great enterprises. Opportunities are also everywhere and so you must always let your hook be hanging. When you least expect it, a great fish will swim by.Og Mandino More
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Not being beautiful was the true blessing... Not being beautiful forced me to develop my inner resources. The pretty girl has a handicap to overcome.Golda Meir More
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It is the youth who sees a great opportunity hidden in just these simple services, who sees a very uncommon situation, a humble position, who gets on in the world.
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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.
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Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
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Do not wait for ideal circumstances nor for the best opportunities; they will never come.
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Some people steer by the light from the stars, while others steer by the lights from each passing ship.
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Opportunities are never lost; they are taken by others.
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To recognize an opportunity and use it is the difference between success and failure.
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Why are there so many people who never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity?
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The greatest achievement of the human spirit is to live up to one's opportunities and make the most of one's resources.Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues More
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Never miss a chance to have sex or appear on television.Gore Vidal More
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Arrange Whatever pieces come your way.Virginia Woolf More
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Remember, a chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of wood higher up.Brigham Young More
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“The United Nations and the Organization of American States have named 2011 as the International Year for People of African Descent. This is an opportunity for all of us around the globe to celebrate the diversity of our societies and to honor the contributions that our fellow citizens of African descent make every day to the economic, social and political fabrics of our communities.”Hillary Clinton More
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"One lot apiece, one chance to undo an error or secure a fate."Janet Morris, Chris Morris More
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Many people seem to think that opportunity means a chance to get money without earning it.
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Do you see difficulties in every opportunity or opportunities in every difficulty?
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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.
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Procrastination is the grave in which opportunity is buried.
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Opportunity is no more than a better way of serving and providing for humanities needs.
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Opportunity is ever worth expecting; let your hook be ever hanging ready, the fish will be in the pool where you least imagine it to be.
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Opportunity always looks better going than coming.
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Opportunities comes from knocking on doors until they open.
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A sign on the door of Opportunity reads Push.
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A wise man doesn't just wait for the right opportunity, He creates the right opportunity.
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God supplies us with the opportunity, but He cannot take advantage of it for us.
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Few cases of eyestrain have been developed by looking on the bright side of things.
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The door of opportunity is wide open if you are prepared.
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Why not seize the pleasure at once? How often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparation.Jane Austen More
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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.Charles Caleb Colton More
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Great minds must be ready not only to take opportunities, but to make them.Charles Caleb Colton More
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