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Opportunity Quotes


These are some of the best 'Opportunity' quotations and sayings.

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A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.

A philosopher being asked what was the first thing necessary to win the love of a woman, answered: "Opportunity."

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

A word spoken in season, at the right moment, is the matter of ages.

An enterprising person is one who sees opportunity in all areas of life.

Chance opportunities make us known to others, and still more to ourselves.

Do not suppose opportunity will knock twice at your door.

Do not wait for extraordinary circumstances to do good actions: try to use ordinary situations.

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities; they will never come.

Everyone has a fair turn to be as great as he pleases.

For truth and duty it is ever the fitting time; who waits until circumstances completely favor his undertaking, will never accomplish anything.

Genius and great abilities are often wanting; sometimes, only opportunities. - Some deserve praise for what they have done; others for what they would have done.

Great opportunities come to all, but many do not know they have met them. The only preparation to take advantage of them is simple fidelity to watch what each day brings.

Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones come daily.

Happiness is an inside job.

He who has opportunities to inspect the sacred moments of elevated minds, and seizes none, is a son of dullness; but he who turns those moments into ridicule, will betray with a kiss, and in embracing, murder.

How many opportunities present themselves to a man without his noticing them?

How oft the sight of means to do ill deeds makes ill deeds done!

How often do we sigh for opportunities of doing good, while we neglect the openings of Providence in little things, which would frequently lead to the accomplishment of most important usefulness. Good is done by degrees. However small in proportion the benefit which follows individual attempts to do good, a great deal may thus be accomplished by perseverance, even in the midst of discouragements and disappointments.

I always keep myself in a position of being a student.


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