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

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

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    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

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

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


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

William Shakespeare

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

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

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

William Saroyan

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

Elbert Hubbard

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

Patty Berg

Unregulated competition is a naive metaphor for anarchy.

John Ralston Saul

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

Earl Campbell

Competitions are for horse, not artist.

Bela Bartok

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

Leo Durocher

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

Robert Orben

Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.

Wilt Chamberlain

Most games are lost, not won.

Casey (Charles Dillon) Stengel

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

Tom Landry

Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one.

Bill Bradley

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

James Cash Penney

When the game is over it is really just beginning.

Jerry Kramer

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

John F. Kennedy

Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.

William Shakespeare

Win or lose, do it fairly.

Knute Rockne

No wise combatant underestimates their antagonist.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Arthur Ashe

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

Natalie Gulbis

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

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

Edna O'Brien

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

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

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

Pat Riley

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

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

Henry Clay

An artist is somebody who enters into competition with God.

Patti Smith

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

A. J. Kitt

You must play boldly to win.

Arnold Palmer

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

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

Walt Disney

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

Theodore Roosevelt

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

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

Charles Lamb

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

Rod Laver

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

Jerry Martin

We got government off the backs of the people of India, particularly off the backs of India's entrepreneurs. We introduced more competition, both internal competition and external competition. We simplified and rationalized the tax system. We made risk-taking much more attractive.

Manmohan Singh

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

Sarah Vaughan

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

Our position should not be on how to eliminate the competition at all expenses, but we should focus on what we're going to do in order to make sure that Americans turn to the road of prosperity with the trajectory of capitalism, because making a profit is not an evil.

Tim Scott

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

Lee Trevino

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

Keeth Smart

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

Jack Welch

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

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

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

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

Al Oerter

Racing is a matter of spirit not strength.

Janet Guthrie

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

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

Carolyn Murphy

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

Ben Hogan

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

Boris Becker

Without competition, the spectacular development of technology that we have seen in the last one hundred years in this country would not have happened.

Lee R. Raymond

A good athlete always mentally replays a competition over and over, even in victory, to see what might be done to improve the performance the next time.

Frank Shorter

In 1945, the world was in a shambles. American companies had no competition. So nobody really thought much about quality. Why should they? The world bought everything America produced. It was a prescription for disaster.

W. Edwards Deming

I've been playing against older and stronger competition my whole life. It has made me a better tennis player and able to play against this kind of level despite their strength and experience.

Maria Sharapova

The only competition worthy of a wise man is with himself.

Washington Allston

Believing that your competition is stronger and better than you pushes you to better yourselves.

Simon Sinek

I speak to you only as an American who happens to be an American Negro and one who is proud of that heritage. We ask for nothing special. We ask only that we be permitted to compete on an even basis, and if we are not worthy, then the competition shall, per se, eliminate us.

Jackie Robinson

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

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

I don't know what would have happened to Wal-Mart if we had laid low and never stirred up the competition. My guess is that we would have remained a strictly regional operator.

Sam Walton

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

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

Control your expenses better than your competition. This is where you can always find the competitive advantage.

Sam Walton

The competition between me and Bill Gates, probably: Who can spend money more effectively that can do better philanthropy.

Jack Ma

Competition gives me energy. It keeps me focused.

Conor McGregor

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

Arthur Lydiard

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

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

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

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

Emily Rossum

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

Robert Kennedy

American politics is always an open competition.

Hillary Clinton

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

Jonathan Bennett

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

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

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

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

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

Putin is playing the long game. He has a strategic plan in mind: the Eurasian Union, which would be in competition to Europe.

Hillary Clinton

I enjoy competition. I enjoy challenges. If a challenge is in front of me and it appeals to me, I will go ahead and conquer it.

Conor McGregor

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

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

In this day and time, with no competition you are really walking a tightrope. I mean you may think that no competition is good, but in reality no competition is really bad.

Jerry Lawler

I remember Mick Jagger asking me 'hey, how do you guys feel about us coming over here and taking all the play from you guys?' I said 'Well, in a way, you have eliminated all my competition.

Bobby Vinton

Now a movie goes out to two, three thousand theaters and by Friday night at 10 o'clock they know if you are in or out. That desperate competition is, I think, horrendous. It's awful.

Mark Rydell

I long for the days when grosses were not even known. There was no weekend competition.

Mark Rydell

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

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

Major Owens

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