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A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.
~ Ovid | ( Roman poet. ) | BC 43-AD 18 | Competition
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
And what is the greatest number? Number one.
~ David Hume | ( Scottish philosopher, economist and historian. ) | 1711-1776 | Competition
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed - there's so little competition.
~ Elbert Hubbard | ( American editor and publisher ) | 1856-1915 | Competition
quotes Division : American writers   
     
In a competition of love we'll all share in the victory, no matter who comes first.
-: [ The Soul of a Butterfly (2004),p. xxiv ]
~ Muhammad Ali | ( American boxer and social activist ) | 1942 - | Competition
quotes Division : Athletes   
     
Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying to get the better in something or other.
~ Charles Lamb | ( English essayist. ) | 1775-1834 | Competition
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
My hat's in the ring. The fight is on and I'm stripped to the buff.
~ Theodore Roosevelt | ( 26th president of the U.S. ) | 1858-1919 | Competition
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
No wise combatant underestimates their antagonist.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | Competition
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
Our life is not really a mutual helpfulness; but rather, it's fair competition cloaked under due laws of war; it's a mutual hostility.
~ Thomas Carlyle | ( British historian and essayist. ) | 1795-1881 | Competition
quotes Division : Historians   
     
Strive mightily, but eat and drink as friends.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Competition
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Surely the best way to meet the enemy is head on in the field and not wait till they plunder our very homes.
~ Oliver Goldsmith | ( Irish writer ) | 1728-1774 | Competition
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
We want to be first; not first if, not first but; but first!
~ John F. Kennedy | ( Thirty-fifth President of the USA ) | 1917-1963 | Competition
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight; it's the size of the fight in the dog.
~ Dwight D. Eisenhower | ( Thirty-fourth President of the USA. ) | 1890-1969 | Competition
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
When you fear a foe, fear crushes your strength; and this weakness gives strength to your opponents.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Competition
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
You have to be able to center yourself, to let all of your emotions go... Don't ever forget that you play with your soul as well as your body.
~ Kareem Abdul Jabbar | (American basketball player ) | 1947- | Competition
quotes Division : Athletes   
     
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your tricks of war.
~ Napoleon I | ( Napoleon Bonaparte. French general. ) | 1769-1821 | Competition
quotes Division : War Leaders