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Opportunity Quotes

Famous Quotes & Quotations About Opportunity:

Problems are only opportunities with thorns on them.
~ Hugh Miller, Snow on the Wind.

Seize the opportunity by the beard, for it is bald behind.
~ Bulgarian Proverb.

Summing up, it is clear the future holds great opportunities. It also holds pitfalls. The trick will be to avoid the pitfalls, seize the opportunities, and get back home by six o'clock.
~ Woody Allen, My Speech to the Graduates, Side Effects, 1980.

If one wants to get a boat ride, one must be near the river.
~ Anchee Min, Becoming Madame Mao.

If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
~ Milton Berle.

It is often hard to distinguish between the hard knocks in life and those of opportunity.
~ Frederick Phillips.

Jumping at several small opportunities may get us there more quickly than waiting for one big one to come along.
~ Hugh Allen.

Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers.
~ Author Unknown.

The follies which a man regrets most in his life are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity.
~ Helen Rowland.

The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
~ Benjamin Disraeli.

When I look back now over my life and call to mind what I might have had simply for taking and did not take, my heart is like to break.
~ William Hale White.

Opportunity is as scarce as oxygen; men fairly breathe it and do not know it.
~ Doc Sane.

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