Quotation Explorer - 'Competition'

Something must be done when you find an opposing set of desires of this kind well to the fore in your category of strong desires. You must set in operation a process of competition, from which one must emerge a victor and the other set be defeated. - Robert Collier
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
The competition is out to get you. Are you a moving target or a sitting duck? Innovate or die. - Richie Norton
The only competition in art is the search for truth. No matter who gets there first, we all win. - Joe leigh-Corrigan
Don’t ever compliment me by insulting other women. That’s not a compliment, it’s a competition none of us agreed to. - Anonymous
The only period where there is lesser competition for opportunities are during times of difficulties. - Auliq-Ice
It's a time for not showing elation but doing introspection for a person who is being often liked by many or most people in his/her circle because almost everyone likes normally someone who only poses no threat to their position in a life full of cut-throat competition. - Anuj Somany
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim. - Bertrand Russell
More than ever, the creation of the ridiculous is almost impossible because of the competition it receives from reality.
You don't need to outdo the competition. It's expensive and defensive. Underdo your competition. We need more simplicity and clarity. - Jason Fried
Competition exists to choose who gets the prize when the prize can’t be shared. - Andrew Harvey
I am convinced that the jealous, the angry, the bitter and the egotistical are the first to race to the top of mountains. A confident person enjoys the journey, the people they meet along the way and sees life not as a competition. - Shannon L. Alder
The dreams we had of finding meaning and fulfillment through our jobs have faded into the reality of professional politics, burnout, boredom and intense competition. - Vicki Robin
It's not a competition, it's a doorway. - Mary Oliver
The biggest challenge in business isn’t your competition, it's what goes on inside your own head. - Barbara Corcoran
I believe in courtesy, in kindness, in generosity, in good cheer, in friendship and in honest competition. I believe there is something doing somewhere, for every man ready to do it. I believe I'm ready, RIGHT NOW. - Elbert Hubbard
The biggest things are always the easiest to do because there is no competition. - William Van Horne
There is one and only one social responsibility of business-to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud. - Milton Friedman
One of the great mistakes that can be made by a man of my age is to get involved in athletic competition with children--unless, of course, they are under six. And even then, stay away from hide-and-seek. - Bill Cosby
Our teens are embedded in a culture driven by competition and perfectionism, where success is defined by status, performance and their appearance. - Auliq Ice
The toughest competition you can ever face is between you and your emotion.would you get the best of it or let it get the best of you - Jackson Taviri
If you accept life as a competition you will never be completely happy but if you accept life as a journey you will always be happy - MY SELF
A job interview is a competition won by those who are qualified the most, and, those who are willing to be payed the least. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I think that the habit of gloomy poetry is very funny. It’s like a special competition in losing. - Miroslav Holub
Competition is simply an unestablished paternship. - Tyler Wagner
Competition in business is a blessing, for without it, we wouldn't be motivated to improve. - Nabil N. Jamal
I think it is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition. In fact, there are so few people this crazy that I feel like I know them all by first name. - Larry Page
To beat the competition and succeed in today's competitive market, you should be abreast with the change in the marketplace not forgetting about incorporating creativity and innovation as a lifestyle. - Oscar Bimpong
At the center of a man's purpose rests the hunger for competition, war, chaos, and calmness. You take it away, there is nothing but a self-reflection of stagnation for him. - Lionel Suggs
Competition and rivalry between the members of a group are the antithesis of the cooperation and team play needed in an effective management group. This is why team building is an empty abstraction for a group whose leader controls with power. - Thomas Gordon
I love coaching. I love competition. I love preparation. I love gameday. I love coaching. I've been doing it a long time, and I love it, win or lose, I love it. It's a lot more fun when you win, but I love it.
My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition. - Indira Gandhi
Most of social media is simply a popularity contest. Well, I'm not here for the competition; I have important business and words of depth to change the course. So, while you follow the path of the ignorant, the rest of us will celebrate truth and the higher path. - Dara Reidyr
Despite my height, ignorance, heartbreaks, insecurity, criticism, competition, my skin color, that voice in my head that says 'No way', bad luck, a tight budget, insults, fear, flaws, failure and opposition. I believe in myself. - Manasa Rao Saarloos
When men do not know their assignment on earth they kill themselves psychologically and emotionally, wallowing in different careers and meddling in dreams of others. They become restless and engage in unhealthy competition - living unfulfilled lives - Bernard Kelvin Clive
To some life is a complaint, to some it is a competition and to some it is a conquest. - Amit Kalantri
If you learn to develop an abundant mentality you will not be envious of others, you will celebrate their successes, you share in their joys and pains; don't see life as a competition but a complimentary. - Bernard Kelvin Clive
The ultimate good desired is better reached by free trade in ideas [and] the best test of truth is the power of the thought to get itself accepted in the competition of the market. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Yearn to grow in the field of love and bliss not in the field of competition and contemplation. - Debasish Mridha
Take time to define your own goals and stay focused on achieving them. You're your own competition. - K.J. Kilton
The only competition you will ever face is with your own ignorance. - Bob Proctor
If you really know how great a competition it is to enter into the Kingdom of God is, you would have increased your competitive power greatly in your pursuit for the Kingdom of God - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Only dead mathematics can be taught where competition prevails: living mathematics must always be a communal possession. - Mary Everest Boole
Competition is a painful thing, but it produces great results. - Jerry Flint
If the reason of your sleeplessness is competition, then you will make a successful businessman. - Amit Kalantri
You will never win an unfair competition since the reward is meaningless. - Cass van Krah
Art is the essence of life in creative form. If you want to compete, run a damn race. If you truly want to create essence, you need to leave competition out of it. 2014 - Jenna Cornell
Competition is not about fighting, it is all about helping each other to achieve a common goal. - Joey Lawsin
In accordance with our principles of free enterprise and healthy competition, I'm going to ask you two to fight to the death for it.
Business is a good game - lots of competition and a minimum of rules. You keep score with money.
Good coaches teach respect for the opposition, love of competition, the value of trying your best, and how to win and lose graciously. - Brooks Clark
Those who think life is a competition become corrupt. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When you walk in distinction, you don’t compete with anyone but competition wants to compete with you. - Onyi Anyado
Winners of some competition are not heroes, heroes are not found in the competition, heroes win much more severe battles than competition to become heroes. - Amit Kalantri
In the presence of the sun nobody sees the stars; excel, and you too will eclipse your competition. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Life is not a competition between men and woman. It is a collaboration. - David Alejandro Fearnhead
Encourage kids to enjoy running and play in athletics. Don't force them to run too much competition. - Arthur Lydiard
How easily we get trapped in that which is not essential - in looking good, winning at competition, gathering power and wealth - when simply being alive is the gift beyond measure. - Parker J. Palmer
The best way to kill competition is to partner it - Siddharth Joshi
There is one and only one social responsibility of business–to use it resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud - Milton Friedman
My grandfather once told me that there are two kinds of people: those who do the work, and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition there. - Indira Gandhi
I compete every moment, and my competition is only with myself. - Debasish Mridha
The Beta Male is seldom the strongest or the fastest, but because he can anticipate danger, he far outnumbers his Alpha Male competition. The world is led by Alpha Males, but the machinery of the world turns on the bearings of the Beta Male. - Christopher Moore
Competition in spiritual matters brings confusion. - Kirby Clements
Competition is created from within, when you make a conscious decision to demand more from yourself. - Mark W. Boyer
We can find food and beverage companies most face the challenges in sales management due competition and nature of their product. Sales force is get tool for these companies at different level of sales. - pepupsales.com
My grandfather once told me that there are two kinds of people: those who work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was less competition there. - Indira Gandhi
There is no competition of sounds between a nightingale and a violin. - Dejan Stojanovic
I’m not advocating a competition for who has it toughest. The caste systems of sex and race are interdependent and can only be uprooted together. It’s time to take equal pride in breaking all the barriers. - Gloria Steinem
Talent silences your competition; genius deafens them. - Matshona Dhliwayo
But it's natural for men to compete against each other. We've been doing it since the cave days. Why else do we have wars? Wars are competition, no matter what the politicians call them. - Iris Johansen
One of the golden rules of success is to treat everything like a competition. - Abdulazeez Henry Musa
Government is a gang, but not merely as meritorious as a private gang because it claims legal legitimacy. It pillages and uses violence but under the cover of law, and seeks legitimacy not through competition but through the myth of the social contract. - Jeffrey Tucker
As believers our only debt is love and our only competition is to outdo each other in love. - Dr. Kanayo
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 universe is infinite, so there is room for everyone, for every belief, for every custom, and for every desire. You are in competition with no one but yourself. - Stephen Richards
You are unique in this universe like everyone else so why is this competition it'll ruin your life .. start living here and now with just your own self nd make your life more and more beautiful - jagvirji
If you participate in a competition, you have a chance to lose. If you don’t participate, you are already a loser. - Debasish Mridha
Life is contentment not a competition. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Arguing that the only problem with a free market is lack of competition, is like arguing that that the only problem with prostitution is that there aren't enough pimps. - Quentin R. Bufogle
The introduction of free competition is thus public declaration that from now on the members of society are unequal only to the extent that their capitals are unequal, that capital is the decisive power, and that therefore the capitalists, the bourgeoisie, have become the first class in society. - Karl Marx
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