Even when opportunity knocks, a man still has to get up off his seat and open the door.— Douglas MacArthur
Delicious Great Opportunity quotations
We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.
Each game is an opportunity to be on a great stage and be a witness for Christ.
When I step on the floor, people should know who I represent, who I believe in.
I am proud of my country. But we need to unite to make a unified India, free of communalism and casteism. We need to build India into a land of equal opportunity for all. We can be a truly great nation if we set our sights high and deliver to the people the fruits of continued growth, prosperity and equal opportunity.
Capitalism gives all of us a great opportunity if we seize it with both hands and hang on to it.
It is better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have an opportunity and not be prepared.
Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities.
Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
Commitment separates those who live their dreams from those who live their lives regretting the opportunities they have squandered.
Great opportunities are not seen with your eyes. They are seen with your mind.
If you're going to be thinking anyway, think big!
Stop waiting for what you want, and start working what you've got.
Your greatest limitation is God's greatest opportunity.
Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is a dream, realize it
Small opportunities are often the beginnings of great enterprises.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
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.
When a great moment knocks on the door of your life, it is often no louder than the beating of your heart, and it is very easy to miss it.
I'm the head coach at LSU. I will be the head coach at LSU. I have no interest in talking to anybody else. I got a championship game to play, and I'm excited for the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it. Please ask me after. I'm busy. Thank you very much. Have a great day!
We are living in an historic moment. We are each called to take part in a great transformation. Our survival as a species is threatened by global warming, economic meltdown, and an ever-increasing gap between rich and poor. Yet these threats offer an opportunity to awaken as an interconnected and beloved community.
We often think of great faith as something that happens spontaneously so that we can be used for a miracle or healing. However, the greatest faith of all, and the most effective, is to live day by day trusting Him. It is trusting Him so much that we look at every problem as an opportunity to see His work in our life.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition.
Through mutual understanding, sincerity and goodwill, and with great wisdom and broad views, the leaders on both sides should jointly initiate new opportunities for peace, stability, cooperation and mutual benefit.
Great moments are born from great opportunities.
Small men, seeking great wealth or power, have too often and too long turned even the highest levels of public service into mere personal opportunity.
Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
Happiness is a choice we make. You can wake up and say, 'Oh, I can't believe it's so cold,' or you can say, 'Oh, wow, this is a great opportunity for me to try out my new sweater.' No one can be consistently positive, but why not make the choice that makes you feel better rather than the one that drags you down?
It is clear the future holds great opportunities.
It also holds pitfalls. The trick will be to avoid the pitfalls, seize the opportunities, and get back home by six o'clock.
We struggle with eating healthily, obesity, and access to good nutrition for everyone. But we have a great opportunity to get on the right side of this battle by beginning to think differently about the way that we eat and the way that we approach food.
Managing your problems can only make you good, whereas building your opportunities is the only way to become great.
I just told my agent to forget all other projects for me.
I was waiting for Audrey Hepburn. She asked for me, and I was ready. This could be the last and only opportunity I’d have to work with the great and lovely Audrey Hepburn and I was not missing it. Period.
If we can stop, listen, and think about what others are seeing in us, we have a great opportunity. We can compare the self that we want to be with the self that we are presenting to the rest of the world. We can then begin to make the real changes that are needed to close the gap between our stated values and our actual behavior.
I am glad that the Crown have proved that I am the leader of the Half-breeds in the North-West. I will perhaps be one day acknowledged as more than a leader of the Half-breeds, and if I am I will have an opportunity of being acknowledged as a leader of good in this great country.
The transformation of part of the northern part of this continent into "America" inaugurated a nearly boundless epoch of opportunity and innovation, and thus deserves to be celebrated with great vim and gusto, with or without the participation of those who wish they had never been born.
God made me blind and unable to walk.
BIG DEAL! He gave me the ability... the musical gifts I have... the great opportunity to meet new people.
Each problem has hidden in it an opportunity so powerful that it literally dwarfs the problem.
As you seek new opportunity, keep in mind that the sun does not usually reappear on the horizon where last seen.