Africa is still lying ready for us it is our duty to take it. It is our duty to seize every opportunity of acquiring more territory and we should keep this one idea steadily before our eyes that more territory simply means more of the Anglo-Saxon race more of the best the most human, most honorable race the world possesses.— Cecil Rhodes
Delightful Best Opportunity quotations
A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
In the best of times, our days are numbered anyway.
So it would be a crime against nature for any generation to take the world crisis so solemnly that it put off enjoying those things for which we were designed in the first place: the opportunity to do good work, to enjoy friends, to fall in love, to hit a ball, and to bounce a baby.
Do not be afraid of your difficulties.
Do not wish you could be in other circumstances than you are. For when you have made the best of an adversity, it becomes the stepping stone to a splendid opportunity.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
If you're going to be thinking anyway, think big!
Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is a dream, realize it
I soon became aware that there wasn't enough time or opportunity to kiss all the girls in the world. The best thing is to stay cool - just be choosy and wait for the right opportunity.
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
Whenever you start-give it your best.
The opportunities are there to be anything you want to be. But wanting to be someone isn't enough; dreaming about it isn't enough; thinking about it isn't enough. You've got to study for it, work for it, fight for it with all your heart and soul, because nobody is going to hand it to you.
Though we can't always see it at the time, if we look upon events with some perspective, we see things always happen for our best interests. We are always being guided in a way better than we know ourselves.
Carpe diem. (Seize the day.)
The best revenge is not to be like your enemy.
In playing ball, and in life, a person occasionally gets the opportunity to do something great. When that time comes, only two things matter: being prepared to seize the moment and having the courage to take your best swing.
Life is often compared to a marathon, but I think it is more like being a sprinter; long stretches of hard work punctuated by brief moments in which we are given the opportunity to perform at our best.
The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
The best way to improve the American workforce in the 21st century is to invest in early childhood education, to ensure that even the most disadvantaged children have the opportunity to succeed along side their more advantaged peers
What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficulty, and every difficulty has an opportunity.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition.
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still.
Great moments are born from great opportunities.
Education must provide the opportunities for self-fulfillment; it can at best provide a rich and challenging environment for the individual to explore, in his own way.
A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life.
There is a Japanese proverb that literally goes 'Raise the sail with your stronger hand,' meaning you must go after the opportunities that arise in life that you are best equipped to do.
Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
The universe does not judge us; it only provides consequences and lessons and opportunities to balance and learn through the law of cause and effect. Compassion is the recognition that we are each doing the best we can within the limits of our current beliefs and capacities.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills
Knowing that we can be loved exactly as we are gives us all the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people.
Just out here workin' hard and doin' what we do best: grind, hustle, and anything possible to create new opportunities.
The six best doctors: Sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet.
Each problem has hidden in it an opportunity so powerful that it literally dwarfs the problem.
Can a woman become a genius of the first class? Nobody can know unless women in general shall have equal opportunity with men in education, in vocational choice, and in social welcome of their best intellectual work for a number of generations.
Never waste an opportunity to tell someone you love them.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
Whether it's making sure that families have access to quality health care and child care, or making sure that our children receive the best educational opportunities we can give them, we must remain committed to these needs because our children are our future.
I don't really necessarily think I'm a funny guy, but I like the opportunity to take on something that I don't feel I'm the best at doing.
Bring the best of your Authentic Self to every opportunity.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
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.
Life is a song, sing it. Life is a struggle, accept it.
The thankful heart sees the best part of every situation.
It sees problems and weaknesses as opportunities, struggles as refining tools, and sinners as saints in progress.
Choose to be entrepreneur because then YOU create value.
Choose to be an entrepreneur because the products, services, and jobs you create then become the lifeblood of our nation. But most of all, choose to be an entrepreneur because then you desire a life of adventure, endless challenge, and the opportunity to be your BEST SELF.
I know how hard it will be to follow the best manager ever, but the opportunity to manage Manchester United isn't something that comes around very often and I'm really looking forward to taking up the post next season.