compete quotes

My oldest son always wants to race. He's kind of like me and it now has carried over to the other two. They're all pretty competitive now. We do stuff in the pool. They're like fish in water. They go all over the place. They're kids. They like to play, have fun and compete with everything they do.Steve Blake

The Democrats complain; I choose to compete.Jan Brewer

The American people frankly have been, over many, many years - to be blunt - fat, dumb and happy. If they want their children to compete with children in India, China or Korea, they better get them a far better education.Eli Broad

It's tourists in New York. Everything is geared towards that. It's so hard on Broadway now for them to get people in there. They have to compete with so many other entertainments, so they have to bring a star in which puts people there out of work.Delta Burke

Now, we believe that the majority of teachers in America know our system must be reformed, to put students first so that America can compete, that teachers don't teach to become rich or famous. They teach because they love children.Chris Christie

I'm competitive. I like to compete, and that's basically what the decathlon lets me do.Bryan Clay

A lot of these guys in 'Fight Master' will compete in Bellator and in mixed mart arts for quite some time.Randy Couture

I become more seasoned, it's less interesting to try and compete in the pop market.Sheryl Crow

I love to compete. To me, business is the ultimate sport. It's always on. There is always someone trying to beat me.Mark Cuban

Don't compete with me: firstly, I have more experience, and secondly, I have chosen the weapons.Edsger Dijkstra

I had a strong desire to become an archer from the very first time I tried it. I forgot my other ambitions. I just wanted to compete in the Olympics.Im Dong-Hyun

Many memory techniques involve creating unforgettable imagery, in your mind's eye. That's an act of imagination. Creating really weird imagery really quickly was the most fun part of my training to compete in the U.S. Memory Competition.Joshua Foer

I wish, to be honest with you, for African American films that we could get a few more theaters. They only open them in 1500 to 2000 for an opening weekend, and how do you expect us to compete. How can we go to certain box office levels if they don't give us more theaters?Vivica A. Fox

I think online is a better platform. If you look at the metrics, if you look at the delivery system, if you look at social - all of the things that online can do - TV can't compete.Tom Freston

It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all.Betty Friedan

The only thing I want to be able to do is come in and learn the offense, go out there and compete, show what I am capable of doing and try to get better as a football player.Brian Griese

I've read plenty of J.G. Ballard, but I'm not really a Ballardian. I've met Ballardians, and I know when I can't compete. I like Ballard in his relatively unchallenging apocalyptic mode: 'Vermilion Sands,' 'The Drowned World,' 'The Burning World,' 'The Crystal World.'Lev Grossman

We humans are really good at forming groups to compete, and then dissolving the groups and reforming them along different lines to compete in a different way.Jonathan Haidt

One of the first things I learned about acting was, the only person you compete against is yourself.Ed Harris

There is no reason whatsoever to think that Buddhism can compete successfully with the relentless evangelizing of Christianity and Islam. Nor should it try to.Sam Harris