Opportunities Quotes - Page 3

“We often miss opportunity because it’s dressed in overalls and looks like work”

– Thomas A. Edison

“Judgment is a negative frequency.”

– Stephen Richards

“Do not despise your own place and hour. Every place is under the stars, every place is the center of the world.”

– John Burroughs

“I knew that in the silence that followed, that anything could happen here. It might be too late again. I might have missed my chance. But I would at least know I tried, that I took my heart and extended my hand, whatever the outcome.”

– Sarah Dessen

“…one opportunity leads directly to another, just as risk leads to more risk, life to more life, and death to more death.”

– Markus Zusak

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”

– Winston S. Churchill

“I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.”

– Oprah Winfrey

“It is not time or opportunity that is to determine intimacy;—it is disposition alone. Seven years would be insufficient to make some people acquainted with each other, and seven days are more than enough for others.”

– Jane Austen

“When you do what you fear most, then you can do anything.”

– Stephen Richards

“How would your life be different if…You didn’t allow yourself to be defined by your past? Let today be the day…You stop letting your history interfere with your destiny and awaken to the opportunity to release your greatest self.”

– Steve Maraboli

“It sometimes takes a state of solitude to bring to mind the real power of companionship.”

– Stephen Richards

“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.”

– Edith Lovejoy Pierce

“Not knowing when the dawn will come
I open every door.”

– Emily Dickinson

“Realize that if a door closed, it’s because what was behind it wasn’t meant for you.”

– Mandy Hale

“The true measure of success is how many times you can bounce back from failure.”

– Stephen Richards

“Single” is an opportunity to live life on your own terms and not apologize.”

– Mandy Hale

“When you connect to the silence within you, that is when you can make sense of the disturbance going on around you.”

– Stephen Richards

“Friendship is selfless love, care, respect, and honor not a profitable opportunity.”

– Santosh Kalwar

“Let me tell ya. You gotta pay attention to signs. When life reaches out with a moment like this it’s a sin if you don’t reach back… I’m telling you.”

– Matthew Quick

“The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word ‘crisis.’ One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger–but recognize the opportunity.”

– John F. Kennedy