quote by Henry David Thoreau

You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.

— Henry David Thoreau

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Another opportunity quote A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity i
A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.

Another day, another opportunity to prove everyone who doubts you wrong.

Business opportunities are like buses, there's always another one coming.

Another opportunity quote New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

Accept false steps as opportunities to learn.

It's one thing to hate failure, it's another to fear it.

Passion is the evil in adultery. If a man has no opportunity of living with another man's wife, but if it is obvious for some reason that he would like to do so, and would do so if he could, he is no less guilty than if he was caught in the act.


Fortunately, God made all varieties of people with a wide variety of interests and abilities. He has called people of every race and color who have been hurt by life in every manner imaginable. Even the scars of past abuse and injury can be the means of bringing healing to another. What wonderful opportunities to make disciples!

Another opportunity quote A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a p
A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life.

Members of trusting teams accept questions and input about their areas or responsibility, appreciate and tap into one another's skills and experiences, and look forward to meetings and other opportunities to work as a group.

One man's opportunism is another man's statesmanship.

I am aware that most people only see me as Shaq.

.. the guy on the court. But there is another side to who I am, Shaquille O'Neal. And Shaquille O'Neal wants to explore every part of life. He wants the opportunity to pursue all of his desires. That includes being a part of the music industry as an MC. Music is and will always be a part of who I am.

Another opportunity quote Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

And there comes a time in your life when you realize that if you don't take the opportunity to be happy, you may never get another chance again.


Opportunity knocks only once. You never know if you'll get another opportunity.

Every relationship for a Christian is an opportunity to love another person like God has loved us. To lay down our desires and do what's in his or her best interest. To care for him or her even when there's nothing in it for us. To want that person's purity and holiness because it pleases God and protects him or her.

Another opportunity quote What you feel about another person, what you think or say about another eprson,
What you feel about another person, what you think or say about another eprson, what you do to another person - you do to you. Give judgement and criticism and you give it to yourself. Give love and appreciation to another person or anything, and you give it to yourself.

Difficulties are opportunities to better things;

they are stepping-stones to greater experience...When one door closes, another always opens; as a natural law it has to, to balance.

But to deny fate is arrogance, to declare that we are the sole shapers of our existence is madness;if you deny fate life becomes the series of missed opportunities, a regret for what never was and could have been, a remorse of what was not done and could have been done, and the present is wasted, twisted into another missed oppurtunity.

Welcome every morning with a smile. Look on the new day as another special gift from your Creator, another golden opportunity to complete what you were unable to finish yesterday.

Another opportunity quote A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.

The more things a man is interested in, the more opportunities of happiness he has and the less he is at the mercy of fate, since if he loses one thing he can fall back upon another.

I feel very privileged to be asked to be featured in another FIFA Soccer release, ... The game gives me the opportunity to play the matches I want to play every day of the week -- even while away from the field.

Another opportunity quote You can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.
You can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.

So they left the subject and played croquet, which is a very good game for people who are annoyed with one another, giving many opportunities for venting rancor.

Failure is just another opportunity to start over.


I have the opportunity, once more to right some wrongs, to pray for peace, to plant some trees, and sing more joyful songs.

Another opportunity quote A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.
A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.

Every day I would wake up and think, 'Today is another missed opportunity to do something important.' After enough days like this, you start feeling like you are getting old, even when you are relatively young. We are all natural entrepreneurs, and being manacled to a desk job is not for us.

Empathy is the most mysterious transaction that the human soul can have, and its accessible to all of us, but we have to give ourselves the opportunity to identify, to plunge ourselves in a story where we see the world from the bottom up or through anothers eyes or heart.

There are no lost opportunities in Divine Mind, as one door shuts another door is opened.

Another opportunity quote Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new strategy.

When one door closes another door opens. Usually a refrigerator.


We still have 10 percent of the sharks.

We still have half of the coral reefs. However, if we wait another 50 years, opportunities might well be gone.

There is no way I would play guitar like a tour de force like I did in Led Zeppelin. John Bonham, phenomenal drummer, young man with his technique, but do you think he would ever have the opportunity to play like that in another band? Of course he hadn't.

Another opportunity quote In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.
In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.

Sports teaches you there is always a second innings in life.

If you fail today, theres a second innings maybe two days later. Maybe theres another opportunity coming up three or six months later. If you look at mistake as learnings and commit never to make a same mistake again, then you actually get better with every mistake that you make.

In my travels all over the world, I have come to realize that what distinguishes one child from another is not ability, but access. Access to education, access to opportunity, access to love.

One charming characteristic of many flank attacks I could mention is that they do not very often lead to simplification: if the attack is parried, there usually are still opportunities left for initiating action in another sector.

Another opportunity quote If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you're not sure you can do it,
If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you're not sure you can do it, say yes - then learn how to do it later.

I do not expect anyone will ever have the opportunity of constructing another course like Cypress Point, as I do not suppose anywhere in the world is there such a glorious combination of rocky coast, sand dunes, pine woods and cypress trees.

Never, ever, ever think that your life is over, but know always that each day, each hour, each moment is another beginning, another opportunity, another chance to re-create yourself anew.

America is another name for opportunity.

I'm trying to be a loving and caring mother, a loving and caring wife-to-be, a loving and caring daughter, a loving and caring friend, a responsible person. And every day is another opportunity for me to be successful at that.

Once you accept that perfection is just a goal, screwing up isn't so hard to handle. Each misstep is still a step, another lesson learned, another opportunity to get it right the next time.

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