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Freedom is the opportunity to make decisions...
Each year on the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth, America has the opportunity to reflect on our nation's progress towards the realization of his dream.
H. Jackson Brown Jr
American author 1940-+1
Opportunity dances with those who are ready on the dance floor.
'Damages' was cool. It brought me back to New York for a little while, so that was a lot of fun, and I was obviously very excited about the opportunity to work with Rose Byrne and Glenn Close. I'd been a fan of that show before I started working on it.
Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-19730
A good martial artist does not become tense, but ready. Not thinking, yet not dreaming. Ready for whatever may come. When the opponent expands, I contract; and when he contracts, I expand. And when there is an opportunity, I do not hit, it hits all by itself.Source: Bruce Lee: Enter the Dragon (1973)
Harvey S. Firestone
American businessman 1868-19380
A man with a surplus can control circumstances, but a man without a surplus is controlled by them, and often has no opportunity to exercise judgment.
A people inspired by democracy, human rights and economic opportunity will turn their back decisively against extremism.
English statesman 1874-19650
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
A renewed commitment to the freedom and opportunity of our people is the touchstone of our time. In this new century, where tests are many and challenges change with the shifting of the wind, we must hold fast to the principles that have made our nation the envy of the world.
A voyage to Europe in the summer of 1921 gave me the first opportunity of observing the wonderful blue opalescence of the Mediterranean Sea. It seemed not unlikely that the phenomenon owed its origin to the scattering of sunlight by the molecules of the water.
American businessman, Advertising Expert 1911-0
A well-run restaurant is like a winning baseball team. It makes the most of every crew member's talent and takes advantage of every split-second opportunity to speed up service.
French Emperor 1769-18210
Ability is of little account without opportunity.
American surgeon and author 1899-19750
Accept yourself as you are. Otherwise you will never see opportunity. You will not feel free to move toward it; you will feel you are not deserving.
Acting is an opportunity for me to try to explore and examine and expose humanity's weaknesses that are intrinsic to our nature as humans and learn from them; thereby, it's like a sociological expose.
American feministisch writer 1921-0
Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.