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Russell Mark Quotes and Sayings

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Competing at the highest level is the greatest test of one's character.
- Russell Mark

The Olympic Games is the ultimate level of competition.
- Russell Mark

Being an Olympian is the ultimate test of one's sporting ability.
- Russell Mark

We need to become good citizens in the global village,
instead of competing.
What are we competing for - to drive more cars,
eat more steaks? That will destroy the world.
- Yuan T. Lee

 

You can't take up golf on a whim and find yourself
competing against Tiger Woods in the Masters six months later.
- Richard Roeper

Competition is such a virtue, and everybody's so busy competing,
they have no time for compassion.
- Major Owens

In those days I would go for an interview and find
myself competing with this other chap who would always be younger and taller,
and much handsomer than I. - Edward G. Robinson

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Racing, competing, it's in my blood.
It's part of me, it's part of my life;
I have been doing it all my life and it stands out above everything else.
- Ayrton Senna

I loved tests because it was another form of competing,
a healthy competition.
- Suzanne Farrell

Facts do not speak for themselves.
They speak for or against competing theories.
Facts divorced from theories or visions are mere isolated curiosities.
- Thomas Sowell

I wasn't thinking of competing with any artists as such,
I was more thinking of being among them,
and sharing thoughts with them; like sharing views,
ideas, etc.
- Dennis Brown

You have to compete with others in the field.
Sometimes the competition gets pretty fierce because
you're competing for funds or grants to do your work,
the financial work.
- Clyde Tombaugh

The important thing to understand about legislators
is that there are dozens of competing interests and issues that occupy them.
They are stretched thin.
- Mark Shields

I wish I had said 'some athletes here are competing unfairly.'
It was my opinion,
never an accusation.
- Bob Costas

People here argue about religion interminably,
but it appears that they are competing at the same
time to see who can be the least devout.
- Charles de Secondat

I used biomechanics to save time when I was competing.
- Edwin Moses

Many athletes competing in Atlanta wouldn't be here
if it weren't for corporate support.
- Mary Lou Retton

I loved the feeling of freedom in running,
the fresh air, the feeling that the only person I'm competing with is me.
- Wilma Rudolph

We're all Americans trying to compete.
Magic was competing for his team and Larry for his team.
- Oscar Robertson

We are all several different people.
There are different aspects of our nature that are competing.
- Harold Ramis

When you reach that elite level, 90 percent is mental
and 10 percent is physical.
You are competing against yourself.
Not against the other athlete.
- Dick Fosbury

I'm generally competing with the ideal I have set for myself,
and I've found that served me very well.
- Victoria Principal

I've never really thought about competing with cartoons.
If it ever gets to that point, then just shoot me.
- Lucy Liu

The atmosphere at my school was very competitive.
Young girls were competing with each other every day for status,
for leadership, for the affection of the teachers.
I hated it.
- Zhang Ziyi

I was supposed to be a romancer, either wooing the
leading lady or competing with the leading man for her.
- Cesar Romero

I didn't want to fall into the trap of competing with
all these other great guitar players.
I just want to sidestep the whole thing and get out of the race.
- Kirk Hammett

To me, it doesn't matter how good you are.
Sport is all about playing and competing.
Whatever you do in cricket and in sport,
enjoy it, be positive and try to win.
- Ian Botham

Many medal winners dream of competing in a sport other
than the one they're famous for.
- Mary Lou Retton

What you did was live on very little.
I think all of us that were competing -
Bill is the same way -
you don't need much to live.
- Frank Shorter

In a world full of competing emergencies and disasters,
it really helps if there is an international locomotive
that can help us bring attention -
help us bring resources.
- Jan Egeland

No one can make me work harder than I do,
so I'm generally not interested in who I am competing with.
- Victoria Principal

She said I did good and I think she was happy with what I did.
She just wants me to get my higher Start Value vault,
which I'll be competing at Trials and,
hopefully, the Olympics.
- Carly Patterson

The key to competing and surviving against Wal-Mart
is to focus your business into a niche or pocket where
you can leverage your strengths in the local marketplace.
- Michael Bergdahl

So that we focus not on competing visions for Europe
but on what Europe can do to improve economic growth,
to give us a cleaner environment, to create more jobs,
to make us more secure.
- John Hutton

I intend to fight to ensure that Connecticut workers
have a level playing field when competing for jobs.
- Christopher Dodd

Because we're sponsored by competing breweries there is always competition.
When we were both fighting for ninth or 10th place,
nobody really cared except the two companies.
- Larry Dixon

I get to see the different sides of skating now which
involves not only competing,
but entertainment.
- Nancy Kerrigan

We can't worry about competition.
Besides, you aren't competing with anyone but yourself.
They have nothing to do with whether you make a good movie or not.
- Chris Wedge

When I began competing with the other artists in New York,
I discovered classical North Indian music.
- Henry Flynt

Competing in sports has taught me that if I'm not willing to give 120 percent,
somebody else will.
- Ron Blomberg

What is the point of competing for a trophy if everyone gets a trophy?
- Glenn Beck

It is idle to say that nations can struggle to outdo
each other in building armaments and never use them.
History demonstrates the contrary, and we have but
to go back to the last war to see the appalling effect
of nations competing in great armaments.
- Frank B. Kellogg

What we face may look insurmountable.
But I learned something from all those years of training and competing.
I learned something from all those sets and reps when
I didn't think I could lift another ounce of weight.
What I learned is that we are always stronger than we know.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

There are very important and practical issues raised
by following this alternative route which says,
let's look to material conditions, to the systems of production,
to the needs that human beings have,
and to competing alternative solutions to the satisfaction of those needs.
- Marvin Harris

The rate of human invention is faster,
and the rate of cultural loss is slower,
in areas occupied by many competing societies with
many individuals and in contact with societies elsewhere.
- Jared Diamond

Today we're dealing with metropolitan Shanghai,
metropolitan New Delhi or Paris.
If we're competing at that level, our diversity,
that richness of people coming from so many different backgrounds,
is one of our greatest advantages.
- John Hickenlooper

I don't like being compared to anyone or being in a class with someone.
I'm a teen actress and therefore I'm competing against Hilary Duff.
We're different people like everyone else.
- Amanda Bynes

I don't know how to construct a career that'll make me famous.
Except maybe get my ears pinned back,
get my teeth done, and go to America.
But then I'll be competing with billions of actors
who haven't got false teeth,
and who are 25.
- Ian Hart

You go to LA, or you go to New York,
and it's really fun to go there.
But they're not grounded.
Everybody is just competing all the time for the limelight.
It's too much entertainment industry.
There are too many choices.
And it's distracting to me.
- Bob Seger

Releasing a record is only the tip of the iceberg when
it comes to the promotion of the product,
but you have to play the game if you are to have a
chance of competing in the market place.
- John Barrow

Italy have plenty of high-quality players.
Newcomers need time to get adjusted to the set-up and the system of play.
I'm very young, and although I think I have shown good
quality in my international games,
I realise that there are plenty of others competing for places.
- Alessandro Del Piero

Later in July I'm going to be promoting and putting
on a boxing show of amateur fighters from July 21st
through the 28th where one hundred kids will be fighting
and competing with each other to see who's going to be the best.
- Alexis Arguello

We're competing against other great cities:
Madrid,
Rio de Janeiro, and Tokyo.
That's why it's important that we all join together
on the final path to Copenhagen.
Having the support of President Obama is key.
- Richard M. Daley

I'm 47 years old.
I couldn't compete with Beyonce.
I'm not competing with anyone.
I've already established myself as an artist.
I've been in this business for 30 years.
There's no reason for me to compete with anyone.
- Stephanie Mills

We are going to sign a treaty with Mexico.
We are competing internationally.
We need another international airport for international cargo,
international travel, international businesses.
- Richard M. Daley

Politics isn't just a game of clashing parties and competing interests.
The right reason is to challenge the status quo,
to serve the common good, and to leave this nation better than we found it.
- Sarah Palin

Bill and Hillary Clinton have one central idea in their uncluttered,
ambitious minds: Hillary in 2008.
Let Bush get re-elected, use the '04 primaries and
general election to clean out the underbrush of competing Democratic candidates,
and proceed unimpeded to the '08 nomination.
- Dick Morris

We're competing with everything: the beach,
the mall, bookstores.
Libraries are in a transition right now,
caught between two forces, the old ways and technology.
Libraries are under a lot of pressure to provide both.
- John Callahan

As soon as you concern yourself with the 'good' and 'bad' of your fellows,
you create an opening in your heart for maliciousness to enter.
Testing, competing with, and criticizing others weaken and defeat you.
- Morihei Ueshiba

Doesn't anyone here think this sounds like a vision
of hell? While we are all competing or dying,
when will there be time for sex or music or books? Stop the world,
I want to get off.
- Howard Stringer

We experience problem-solving sessions as war zones,
we view competing ideas as enemies, and we use problems
as weapons to blame and defeat opposition forces.
No wonder we can't come up with real lasting solutions!
- Margaret J. Wheatley

Winning isn't everything, but playing and competing
and striving and going through things can be a lot
of fun and really important.
As long as you're doing it in a way that's healthy,
sports can be an incredible opportunity.
- Andrew Shue

The joint lubrication was not what it was when I was competing,
and I decided that not having arthritis or rheumatism
for the rest of my life was a lot more important to
me than returning to the track.
- Edwin Moses

Our markets have not achieved their great successes
as a result of government fiat,
but rather through efforts of competing interests working
to meet the demands of investors and to fulfill the
promises posed by advancing technology.
- Arthur Levitt

NAFTA recognizes the reality of today's economy -
globalization and technology.
Our future is not in competing at the low-level wage job;
it is in creating high-wage,
new technology jobs based on our skills and our productivity.
- John F. Kerry

I want to thank all the fans for their support over the years.
Keep supporting the Knicks, we're moving in the right
direction here and we will be exciting to watch and
competing against the best in the NBA.
Come back to the Garden for those exciting games.
- John Starks

Production was what I always wanted to do,
even when I was skating.
I'm a bit of a sponge.
When I was going around competing I was always asking,
'What does that light do?' If you want to be successful,
you have to understand what people are doing around you.
- Robin Cousins

A healthy and fully functioning society must allocate
its resources among a variety of competing interests,
all of which are more or less valid but none of which
should take precedence over national security.
- Herman Kahn

All in all, the League of Nations is not inevitably bound,
as some maintain from time to time, to degenerate into
an impotent appendage of first one,
then another of the competing great powers.
- Hjalmar Branting

Not wishing to be disturbed over moral issues of the political economy,
Americans cling to the notion that the government is
a sort of automatic machine,
regulated by the balancing of competing interests.
- C. Wright Mills

That's an economic development program in the metropolitan area.
If they don't see that, and you don't get these things done,
then you're competing with Texas and California and Atlanta;
then you really have problems.
- Richard M. Daley


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