Quotes: competition

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  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
  • Bart Starr
    Bart Starr
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    Athletic competition clearly defines the unique power of our attitude.
  • Competition is the final price determinant and competitive prices may result in profits which force you to accept a rate of return less than you hoped for, or for that matter to accept temporary losses.
  • Blanka Vlasic
    Blanka Vlasic
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    A good career is a long-lasting career. When you're there in every competition doing a good job you're a part of an elite, and that's the most important thing.
  • Marquis de Sade
    Marquis de Sade
    French nobleman, revolutionary politician, philosopher, and writer 1740-1814
    Marquis de Sade
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    All, all is theft, all is unceasing and rigorous competition in nature; the desire to make off with the substance of others is the foremost - the most legitimate - passion nature has bred into us and, without doubt, the most agreeable one.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    America and Islam are not exclusive and need not be in competition. Instead, they overlap, and share common principles of justice and progress, tolerance and the dignity of all human beings.
  • Bipasha Basu
    Bipasha Basu
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    An unforgettable experience happened on December 15, 1996 when I won the Supermodel contest while still in school. I was just seventeen years old then. Winning that competition was the turning point of my life. That's how I got into modeling and later started acting.
  • Andrew Carnegie
    Andrew Carnegie
    American industrialist 1835-1919
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    And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.
  • Bryan Batt
    Bryan Batt
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    As a rule, I try to avoid the French Quarter because of the crowds, especially Bourbon Street. But hey, some people love it. A great, wild, adult thing to see is the costume competition in front of the bar Oz on Bourbon early morning on Fat Tuesday.
  • Benjamin Watson
    Benjamin Watson
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    Before competition, as I stand in shoulder pads and cleats, my helmet in my left hand, adrenaline flowing and my heart raging under my right, I never forget the ills of America, but for a moment I envision its potential, remember its prosperity, and give thanks to God for the land He has placed me in and the people I love who live in it.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
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    By fostering competition, leveling the playing field, and increasing transparency, we can bring America's health care sector into the 21st century.
  • Willard Beecher
    Willard Beecher
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    Competition is a process or variety of habitual behavior that grows out of a habit of mind.
  • John D. Rockefeller
    John D. Rockefeller
    American industrialist: founder Exxon 1839-1937
    John D. Rockefeller
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    Competition is a sin.
  • Herbert Hoover
    Herbert Hoover
    American engineer, businessman and politician 1874-1964
    Herbert Hoover
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    Competition is not only the basis of protection to the consumer, but is the incentive to progress.
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
    Henry Ford
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    Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.
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