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Quotes of competition

  1. We are on pace this year to have a trade deficit that is larger than $800 billion. We have never faced that before, but we continue to put forward trade agreements like these that leave us naked to competition that is neither free nor fair. – Xavier Becerra
  2. We live in a time today where we face fierce global competition – Erskine Bowles
  3. The Olympics are always a special competition it is very difficult to predict what will happen. – Sergei Bubka
  4. I dig all kinds of competition – Randy Castillo
  5. I want to be the first lady to land a quadruple jump in competition As I grow older, I know that my skating style will develop and mature. – Sasha Cohen
  6. I loved tests because it was another form of competing, a healthy competition – Suzanne Farrell
  7. Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed- there's so little competition – Elbert Hubbard
  8. Then I received support from the Government to compete for my country, and to represent Cuba in competition – Alberto Juantorena
  9. When the government allocates monopoly rights to frequency, and there are only a handful in each community, it's picking the winners in the competition – Robert McChesney
  10. A variety of factors contribute to the price of gasoline in the United States. These factors include worldwide supply, demand and competition for crude oil, taxes, regional differences in access to gasoline supplies and environmental regulations. – Gary Miller
  11. Competition is such a virtue, and everybody's so busy competing, they have no time for compassion. – Major R. Owens
  12. Competition can be the most nerve -racking experience. Some people just thrive on it. – Itzhak Perlman
  13. Health care comprises nearly 20 percent of our national economy, but outdated bureaucracy and red tape have stifled competition and raised costs. As a result, today more than 45 million are without any health coverage. – John Shadegg
  14. We built that into a wholesale business that became, really, one of the largest companies in the United States. We had success in building new markets, opening markets for competition and that takes a personal toll. – Jeffrey Skilling
  15. I'm in competition with myself and I'm losing. – Roger Waters

Usage examples for competition

  1. “ I am out of the competition and that is the reason I can speak to you so freely. ” – A Bicycle of Cathay by Frank R. Stockton
  2. Besides losing a fortune he must win Barbara in open competition – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. If you have that righteous and permissible craft which every man should have, and if you take advantage of it, you can begin the work which will bring you success without that envy and competition that friction of jealousy, which every man of acknowledged power arouses. ” – The Young Man and the World by Albert J. Beveridge
  4. It means that competition will be stifled; that the cattle owner will be compelled to take what prices the buyers offer. ” – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  5. The principal direct injury is in these cases owing to the loss of light suffered by the shaded foliage, but the weed- action is often increased by the competition of their roots- e. ” – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  6. There is no competition – Witch-Doctors by Charles Beadle
  7. Will any one dare to say that the absence of competition destroyed the desire for perfection, or lessened the beauty of products? ” – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  8. Business requires a cool head; competition has its limits, beyond which yawns the bottomless pit of ruin. ” – Rachel Gray by Julia Kavanagh
  9. It's a treat to see such a spirited competition – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  10. If ye had quietly worked this monopoly in fair competition we should have known how to meet ye. ” – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. They saw me back to the hotel in a body; and as we turned in at the porchway, who should come down the street but Jinks, striding elbows to side, like a man in a London- to- Brighton walking competition – News from the Duchy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  12. Odd that we should have come into competition with each other on my very first undertaking, isn't it? ” – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  13. If wages were increased, the competition would increase, and a further rise of the price of corn would become necessary. ” – On The Principles of Political Economy, and Taxation by David Ricardo
  14. Sometimes- such as in a club competition such luxuries must be denied; but even then he can put you on to a square drift, and enjoy his lunch and smoke while you are fishing; and you, on the other hand, can take yours when he is changing ground. ” – Scotch Loch-Fishing by AKA Black Palmer, William Senior
  15. The one who can make the most bags of cotton, with a given number of hands, is the one generally sought after; and there is a competition among them to see who shall make the largest crop, according to the hands he works. ” – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  16. Just what are the qualities necessary for successful competition or if you will, co- living, of man with his fellow- men, and how and why do they operate? ” – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  17. What was the general economic effect of competition – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  18. Very well, you have more workers than are needed, so that there is competition amongst those workers as to who shall be employed. ” – Britain for the British by Robert Blatchford
  19. Competition need not be confined to individuals. ” – Increasing-Human-Efficiency-in-Business-a-contribution-to-the-psychology-of-business by Scott, Walter Dill
  20. I'm not an object of charity, and if I can't meet fair competition I must go under, and it's right that I should go under. ” – Hyacinth 1906 by George A. Birmingham