Opportunity Quotes - Page 3

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
– Thomas Edison

A woman with fair opportunities and without a positive hump, may marry whom she likes.
– William Thackeray

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognize them.
– Ann Landers

Opportunity is a haughty goddess who wastes no time with those who are unprepared.
– George Clason

Opportunity is as scarce as oxygen; men fairly breathe it and do not know it.
– Doc Sane

Opportunity… often it comes in the form of misfortune, or temporaray defeat.
– Napoleon Hill

I feel that the greatest reward for doing is the opportunity to do more.
– Dr. Jonas Salk

I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had ceased to be one.
– Mark Twain

All great work is preparing yourself for the accident to happen.
– Sidney Lumet

Nothing is so often irretrievably missed as a daily opportunity.
– Marie Ebner

Failure is the opportunity to begin again, more intelligently.
– Henry Ford

Opportunities do not come with their values stamped upon them.
– Maltbie Babcock

You’ve got to seize the opportunity if it is presented to you.
– Clive Davis

If one wants to get a boat ride, one must be near the river.
– Anchee Min

Seize the opportunity by the beard, for it is bald behind.
– Bulgarian Proverb

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
– Francis Bacon

I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.
– Oprah Winfrey

Problems are only opportunities with thorns on them.
– Hugh Miller

Ability is of little account without opportunity.
– Napoleon

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
– Henry J. Kaiser