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opportunity Quotes

19 of the best book quotes about opportunity
01
“Let me tell ya. You gotta pay attention to signs. When life reaches out with a moment like this it’s a sin if you don’t reach back... I’m telling you.”
02
“Some of the American whites, moreover, are just as far behind in this respect as are the Negroes who have had less opportunity to learn better.”
03
“The only time you have no opportunities is when you decide to stop taking them.”
04
“I’ve memorized all the fish in the sea I’ve memorized each opportunity strangled and I remember awakening one morning and finding everything smeared with the color of forgotten love and I’ve memorized that too.”
05
“Those who have been wronged, or believe themselves to be wronged, are terrible; for they are always looking out for their opportunity.”
06
“Here I should like to remark, for the sake of princes and princesses in general, that it is a low and contemptible thing to refuse to confess a fault, or even an error. If a true princess has done wrong, she is always uneasy until she has had an opportunity of throwing the wrongness away from her by saying: ‘I did it; and I wish I had not; and I am sorry for having done it.‘”
07
“Rejection is an opportunity for your selection.”
08
“Satan is so much more in earnest than we are--he buys up the opportunity while we are wondering how much it will cost.”
09
″‘A Finder of Occasions?’ I asked, and the stranger replied, ‘Someone who lies in wait until the opportunity is afforded to do harm or wreak havoc...without leaving a trace behind.‘”
10
“You’re going to have to be flexible, Alexander. Our family is going through a real crisis. In the Chinese language, do you know what the characters for ‘crisis’ are? ‘Danger’ plus ‘opportunity’. Maybe your mother’s illness will offer you an extraordinary opportunity.”
11
“Watching my back is the perfect opportunity to stick a knife in it.”
12
“The chance to work for her, to watch her edit and meet with famous writers and models, to help her achieve all she does each and every day, well, I shouldn’t need to tell you that it’s a job a million girls would die for.”
13
“The opportunity is not to discover the perfect company for ourselves. The opportunity is to build the perfect company for each other.”
14
“You may never know what type of person someone is unless they are given opportunities to violate moral or ethical codes.”
15
“I’m sure you’re not feeling very lucky, but there are millions of people who’d give anything to stand where you stand right now—in front of a completely blank canvas.”
16
“The real opportunity for success lies within the person and not in the job.”
17
“Uncertainty, I’ve come to learn, has to exist to give you room to shift. To make room for opportunity to walk in the door.”
18
″...love was and opportunity, not a burden.”
19
Delighted at this opportunity to care for an animal he has come to love, Benjy is diligent in performing his new duties.
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