"Opportunities are presented to us each and every day, but do we see them."
"Learn to smile at every situation.
See it as an opportunity to prove your strength and ability."
Contributed by Joe Brown
"Always be on the lookout for that spark of opportunity that could change your life or someone close to you forever."
"There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity."
General Douglas MacArthur
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."
"Opportunity dances with those who are ready on the dance floor."
H. Jackson Brown Jr.
"Don't wait for extraordinary circumstance to do good; try to use ordinary situations."
"Do what you can, with what you have, where you are."
"Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death."
James F. Byrnes
"The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."
"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."
"Prepare yourself in every way you can by increasing your knowledge and adding to your experience, so that you can make the most of opportunity when it occurs."
"It is better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one, than to have an opportunity and not be prepared."
Whitney Young, Jr.
"Take a lesson from the mosquito. She never waits for an opening - she makes one."
"If you are never scared, embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take chances."
"You don't just luck into things, you build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities."
"Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently."
"In the middle