When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everyone will respect you.
You were placed on this earth to create, not to compete.
You don't have to be a hero to accomplish great things---to compete.
You can just be an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.
You can't fake creativity, competence, or sexual arousal.
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Don't steal; thou it never thus compete successfully in business. Cheat.
And it was a great experience, you know, to travel the world and compete at a certain level. It teaches you discipline, focus, and certainly keeps you out of trouble.
Girls compete with each other. Women empower one another.
Competence, like truth, beauty and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.
If anybody reads a story in a magazine or book, different pictures compete in their minds.
Markets change, tastes change, so the companies and the individuals who choose to compete in those markets must change.
I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history.
You don't have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things -- to compete.
You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.
Is my ability what it was at, say, 25 or 30 years old? Probably not, but I like to compete. I like to go out and play the game hard.
A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms.
The single most exciting thing you encounter in government is competence, because it's so rare.
Don't compete with me: firstly, I have more experience, and secondly, I have chosen the weapons.
For if Freedom and Communism were to compete for mans allegiance in a world at peace, I would look to the future with ever increasing confidence.
The novel can't compete with cars, the movies, television, and liquor.
A guy who's had a good feed and tanked up on good wine gives his old lady a kiss after supper and his day is over. Finished.
We are living in the machine age. For the first time in history the comedian has been compelled to supply himself with jokes and comedy material to compete with the machine. Whether he knows it or not, the comedian is on a treadmill to oblivion.
It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all.
Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.
Men often compete with one another until the day they die;
comradeship consists of rubbing shoulders jocularly with a competitor.
The son will run away from the family not at eighteen but at twelve, emancipated by his gluttonous precocity; he will fly not to seek heroic adventures, not to deliver a beautiful prisoner from a tower, not to immortalize a garret with sublime thoughts, but to found a business, to enrich himself and to compete with his infamous papa.
Being part of an agenda beyond ourselves liberates us to complement each other rather than compete with each other.
Every man gets a narrower and narrower field of knowledge in which he must be an expert in order to compete with other people. The specialist knows more and more about less and less and finally knows everything about nothing.
I do not think our successes can compete with those of Lourdes.
There are so many more people who believe in the miracles of the Blessed Virgin than in the existence of the unconscious.
It is difficult for intellect, technology, and peace to coexist.
Not because peace is static where the other two require constant stimulation. Peace can embrace change. It is because we live in a world where intellect and technology compete for power. And peace does not allow for inequality or competition.
A woman is handicapped by her sex, and handicaps society, either by slavishly copying the pattern of man's advance in the professions, or by refusing to compete with man at all.
Think success, don't think failure. At work, in your home, substitute success thinking for failure thinking. When you face a difficult situation, think, I'll win, not I'll probably lose. When you compete with someone else, think, I'm equal to the best, not I'm out-classed. When opportunity appears, think I can do it, never I can't. Let the master thought I-will-succeed dominate your thinking process. Thinking success conditions your mind to create plans that produce success. Thinking failure does the exact opposite. Failure thinking conditions the mind to think other thoughts that produce failure.
The best man is like water.Water is good; it benefits all things and does not compete with them.It dwells in lowly places that all disdain.This is why it is so near to Tao.
The end of education is to see men made whole, both in competence and in conscience.
American workers won't be able to compete fairly for jobs until companies have to pay higher wages in countries like China and India.
Why can't DFW compete like San Francisco does with Oakland, like Miami does with Fort Lauderdale, and like Chicago O'Hare does with Midway?
If image is everything, how can the Democratic presidential hopefuls compete with a President fresh from a war victory.
I am a conservative Republican, a firm believer in free market capitalism.
A free market system allows all parties to compete, which ensures the best and most competitive project emerges, and ensures a fair, democratic process.
The spirit of the Olympic movement is great for young people because it teaches them about the training and discipline required to compete. Even if they don't make the teams, they can rededicate their lives to the art of sport, discipline, and physical fitness.
I'm a huge Obama fan. I think it's such an unbelievably great thing to have a President who's competent and not insane.
I'm a catalogue artist: I compete with Bob Dylan.
Competition makes things come out right.
Well, what does that mean in health care? More hospitals so they compete with each other. More doctors compete with each other. More pharmaceutical companies. We set up war. Wait a minute, let's talk about the patient. The patient doesn't need a war.
In the absence of sound oversight,responsible businesses are forced to compete against unscrupulous and underhanded businesses, who are unencumbered by any restrictions on activities that might harm the environment, or take advantage of middle-class families, or threaten to bring down the entire financial system.
First, I think more Americans need to declare their independence from partisan politics on both sides. The more that Americans declare their independence, the more the parties will have to compete for their votes using reason rather than the hateful appeals.
By 'flat' I did not mean that the world is getting equal.
I said that more people in more places can now compete, connect and collaborate with equal power and equal tools than ever before. That's why an Indian in Bangalore can take care of the office work of American doctors or read the X-rays of German hospitals.
The seven-inch tablets are tweeners: too big to compete with a smartphone, and too small to compete with an iPad.
I had 10 to 12 close buddies who I played ball with all the way from elementary to high school. That is where I learned to compete.
We have to compete in a universe of 200 networks, so we have to carve out our own niche, and to me, that niche is just basic shoe-leather journalism with some good journalists at the helm you can trust as presenters.
I looked at my competitors and I thought that, If they could do it, I could do it. And if, they are popular and doing well, I could compete with them.
On the field I'm trying to play for the glory of God but then also I'm trying to give everything I have and win and compete. And so I think more than just winning or losing, I think He cares about where our hearts are when we're playing.
It might have been easier to retire, to say my knee couldn't handle it and let that be that. At the same time, the prospect of not being able to compete in gymnastics anymore was heartbreaking.
Edge will be missed. It was an honor to share the ring with him, and compete against him.
We compete so hard and that changes the whole ballgame.
We live in a funny time. If you don't go corporate, you can't compete. You're relegated as irrelevant. People used to admire that.
I say no to a lot of things that just don't fit my life.
I involve my kids in what I'm struggling with so they don't compete with it.
Because I tried to everything possible to become the best player in the world? Do I believe steroids and growth hormones helped me achieve that? Yes. Were there a lot of other players doing it that I had to compete against? Yes.