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Look in the mirror... that's your competition. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Elbert Hubbard about success

Do your work with your whole heart and you will succeed - there's so little competition. ⏤ Elbert Hubbard

Picture quote by Tim Fargo about competition

Pain is the passing lane where you leave the competition behind you. ⏤ Tim Fargo

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A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms. ⏤ Sayings

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The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.

Willie Nelson, musician

You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your tricks of war.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

After the game the King and pawn go into the same box.

Italian Proverbs,

There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.


The Law of Win/Win says, Let's not do it your way or my way; let's do it the best way.

Greg Anderson, athlete

A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.

Ovid, poet

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight; it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, president

When you fear a foe, fear crushes your strength; and this weakness gives strength to your opponents.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

For me, half the joy of achieving has been the struggle and the fight, the pitting myself against the world and all its competition - and winning.

Conrad Veidt, actor

Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed -- there's so little competition.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

Every man in the world is better than someone else and not as good someone else.

William Saroyan,

What does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration and the will to win.

Patty Berg, athlete

Competitions are for horse, not artist.

Bela Bartok, composer

Unregulated competition is a naive metaphor for anarchy.

John Ralston Saul, author

Somebody will always break your records. It is how you live that counts.

Earl Campbell, athlete

I believe in rules. Sure I do. If there weren't any rules, how could you break them?

Leo Durocher, athlete

These are the days when it takes all you've got just to keep up with the losers.

Robert Orben, entertainer

Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.

Wilt Chamberlain, athlete

Most games are lost, not won.

Casey (Charles Dillon) Stengel,

Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one.

Bill Bradley, politician

When you want to win a game, you have to teach. When you lose a game, you have to learn.

Tom Landry, coach

A merchant who approaches business with the idea of serving the public well has nothing to fear from the competition.

James Cash Penney, businessman

When the game is over it is really just beginning.

Jerry Kramer, athlete

No wise combatant underestimates their antagonist.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Win or lose, do it fairly.

Knute Rockne, coach

We want to be first; not first if, not first but; but first!

John F. Kennedy, president

Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Success is a journey not a destination. The doing is usually more important than the outcome. Not everyone can be Number 1.

Arthur Ashe, athlete

I have some women friends but I prefer men. Don't trust women. There is a built-in competition between women.

Edna O'Brien, novelist

All winning teams are goal-oriented. Teams like these win consistently because everyone connected with them concentrates on specific objectives. They go about their business with blinders on; nothing will distract them from achieving their aims.

Lou Holtz, coach

Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.

Wendell Berry, poet

The more the division of labor and the application of machinery extend, the more does competition extend among the workers, the more do their wages shrink together.

Karl Marx, economist

You have no control over what the other guy does. You only have control over what you do.

A. J. Kitt,

My hat's in the ring. The fight is on and I'm stripped to the buff.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

The unrestricted competition so commonly advocated does not leave us the survival of the fittest. The unscrupulous succeed best in accumulating wealth.

Rutherford B. Hayes, president

An artist is somebody who enters into competition with God.

Patti Smith, musician

Of all human powers operating on the affairs of mankind, none is greater than that of competition.

Henry Clay, statesman

Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying to get the better in something or other.

Charles Lamb, critic

Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and not wait till they plunder our very homes.

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

You must play boldly to win.

Arnold Palmer, athlete

Thank God for competition. When our competitors upset our plans or outdo our designs, they open infinite possibilities of our own work to us.

Gil Atkinson,

You have to defeat a great players aura more than his game.

Pat Riley, coach

You learn so much from competition you gain confidence every time you have to step up and perform.

Natalie Gulbis, athlete

I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it.

Walt Disney, cartoonist

There's always competition out there. That's what makes life exciting.

Carolyn Murphy, model

Number one, cash is king... number two, communicate... number three, buy or bury the competition.

Jack Welch, businessman

Being properly prepared is one of the biggest assets in business and in athletic competition.

Keeth Smart, athlete

How can they beat me? I've been struck by lightning, had two back operations, and been divorced twice.

Lee Trevino, athlete

For when the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, He writes -- not that you won or lost -- but how you played the Game.

Grantland Rice, journalist

What was the competition? Well, I remember this Puerto Rican who came out in a short skirt and a gun.

Sarah Vaughan, musician

I don't care how good you play, you can find somebody who can beat you, and I don't care how bad you play, you can find somebody you can beat.

Harvey Penick, athlete

If you make every game a life and death proposition, you're going to have problems. For one thing, you'll be dead a lot.

Dean Smith, athlete

I play golf with friends sometimes, but there are never friendly games.

Ben Hogan, athlete

The time your game is most vulnerable is when you're ahead, never let up.

Rod Laver, athlete

Racing is a matter of spirit not strength.

Janet Guthrie,

When you have them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.

Jerry Martin,

It has meant a lot to me to challenge the best players in the world and to beat them. And it means a lot to me to be out here and fighting for the title and, you know, it hurts not to win it.

Andre Agassi, tennis player

I love the winning, I can take the losing, but most of all I Love to play.

Boris Becker, athlete

This is a tough game. There are times when you've got to play hurt, when you've got to block out the pain.

Shaquille O'Neal, athlete

I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history.

Al Oerter, athlete

The object of this competition is not to be mean to the losers but to find a winner. The process makes you mean because you get frustrated.

Simon Cowell, entertainer

We can't worry about competition. Besides, you aren't competing with anyone but yourself. They have nothing to do with whether you make a good movie or not.

Chris Wedge, director

While their competition is asleep, world-class leaders are up - and they're not watching the news or reading the paper. They are thinking, planning and practicing.

Robin S. Sharma, author

In Britain, because I live here, I can also run into problems of envy and competition. But all this is just in a day's work for a writer. You can't put stuff out there without someone calling you a complete fool. Oh, well.

Alain de Botton, writer

The only thing that's changed is the competitiveness of the series. It's only become harder to win in our series as the years have gone by. Competition breeds good things, and that's what's happened here.

Al Unser, athlete

When companies get together secretly to fix prices and attempt to eliminate competition, honest businessmen suffer. I think this is wrong.

Robert Kennedy, politician

Automotive franchise laws were put in place decades ago to prevent a manufacturer from unfairly opening stores in direct competition with an existing franchise dealer that had already invested time, money and effort to open and promote their business.

Elon Musk, entrepreneur

Encourage kids to enjoy running and play in athletics. Don't force them to run too much competition.

Arthur Lydiard, athlete

Indeed, we must foster cost-saving competition. And that means joining the marketplace of other industrialized countries - not just for the manufacturers who sell drugs, but for consumers as well.

Olympia Snowe, politician

The world of sports knows no religious, racial or political differences. Athletes, from whatever land they come, speak the same language. The lessons of competition are lessons for life.

Robert Kennedy, politician

I've always considered making it legal for Americans to import their prescription drugs a free-trade issue. Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers.

Chuck Grassley, politician

I started singing at the Met when I was seven, and the competition was so fierce that it really prepared me.

Emily Rossum,

A good boxing competition gives one the sight of fine men in their prime, trained to the ounce, showing the highest skill, pluck and endurance in carrying out their attack and defence under strict rules of fair play and good temper.

Robert Baden-Powell, soldier

If I'd married someone in show business, there'd be too much competition.

Dolly Parton, musician

In the long run, your human capital is your main base of competition. Your leading indicator of where you're going to be 20 years from now is how well you're doing in your education system.

Bill Gates, business magnate

Guys aren't threatening. Other girls are the competition. You are usually what they're fighting over.

Jonathan Bennett, philosopher

I don't have a sense of entitlement or that I deserve this. You'd be surprised at the lack of competition between nominees - I think a lot of it's imposed from the outside. Can I have my champagne now?

Cate Blanchett, actress

Well, we know that people in Australia love the idea of both Impulse and Virgin Blue getting up and adding a bit of competition, and it's fun to be able to deliver it.

Richard Branson, businessman

I think it is absolutely essential in a democracy to have competition in the media, a lot of competition, and we seem to be moving away from that.

Walter Cronkite, journalist

Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers. In the United States, we import everything consumers want. So why not pharmaceuticals?

Chuck Grassley, politician

Running taught me valuable lessons. In cross-country competition, training counted more than intrinsic ability, and I could compensate for a lack of natural aptitude with diligence and discipline. I applied this in everything I did.

Nelson Mandela, statesman

You have to compete with others in the field. Sometimes the competition gets pretty fierce because you're competing for funds or grants to do your work, the financial work.

Clyde Tombaugh, scientist

Competition principle does not mean a competitive edge, comrades.

Todor Zhivkov, politician

There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah, lawyer

The US constitution's First Amendment rights only cover Americans, but I believe that in a democracy the competition of ideas and free speech should combat beliefs that it does not agree with - more speech and debate, not censorship.

Joichi Ito, businessman

Monopolists who fear competition and who distrust democracy because it stands for equal opportunity would like to secure their position against small and energetic enterprise.

Henry A. Wallace, vice president

The paradigm of competition is a race: by rewarding the winner, we encourage everyone to run faster. When capitalism really works this way, it does a good job; but its defenders are wrong in assuming it always works this way.

Richard Stallman, scientist

You have competition every day because you set such high standards for yourself that you have to go out every day and live up to that.

Michael Jordan, basketball player

If you are surrounded by your competition and you are outworking these people, outmaneuvering these people, it's hard not to let your confidence take over. It just builds and builds and builds.

Conor McGregor, mixed martial artist

If you have 50 different plug types, appliances wouldn't be available and would be very expensive. But once an electric outlet becomes standardized, many companies can design appliances, and competition ensues, creating variety and better prices for consumers.

Bill Gates, business magnate

I think I tried to separate indoors and out. And so when he beat me indoors, I did not see that as letting anybody down, I saw it as a good head to head competition, and so it was. It was fine.

Ralph Boston, athlete

Nearly every study shows that competition from cheap foreign labor undercuts the wages of American workers and legal immigrants.

Lamar S. Smith, politician

And what is the greatest number? Number one.

David Hume, philosopher

A lot of it had to do with when it's released and what's out in the marketplace, what's its competition.

Jerry Bruckheimer, producer

There was no race - but to the extent that there was an arms competition, it was almost entirely on the Soviet side, first to catch up and then to surpass the Americans.

Herman Kahn, scientist

Competition is such a virtue, and everybody's so busy competing, they have no time for compassion.

Major Owens, politician

The kind of society which we still have is maybe, in some cases, getting worse. Competition is becoming a virtue. Intense competition drives people to go more and more into self-interest. Even to see other folks as competition.

Major Owens, politician

Also at the top of the list was my three day appearance on 'Press Your Luck'. In addition to the intense competition of each of those games, it slowly started to dawn on me in the minutes between tapings that I was winning some serious money.

Randy West, entertainer

I am drawn to women who are independent and creative, which is problematic because it's a struggle, a competition of careers. There's jealousy.

Marilyn Manson, musician

We humans have millions of years of evolutionary baggage that makes us regard competition in a deadly light.

Vernor Vinge, writer

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