Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Opportunity

Opportunity

  1. Fit or convenient time; a time or place favorable for executing a purpose; a suitable combination of conditions; suitable occasion; chance.
  2. Convenience of situation; fitness.
  3. Importunity; earnestness.

Opportunity Quotations

If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. - Milton Berle
If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
Milton Berle

Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. - Khalil Gibran
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Khalil Gibran

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. - Thomas A. Edison
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Thomas A. Edison

I'm most proud of the blessings that God has bestowed upon me, in my life. He's given me the vision to truly see that you can fall down, but you can still get back up. Hopefully I'll learn from my mistakes and have the opportunity to strengthen and improve the next thing I do.
Martin Lawrence

Life is the most exciting opportunity we have. But we have one shot. You graduate from college once, and that's it. You're going out of that nest. And you have to find that courage that's deep, deep, deep in there. Every step of the way.
Andrew Shue
More "Opportunity" Quotations

Opportunity Translations

opportunity in Afrikaans is voorval, insident, geleentheid, gebeurtenis
opportunity in Danish is tildragelse
opportunity in Dutch is gebeuren, incident, gebeurtenis
opportunity in German is Kaufgelegenheit, Gelegenheit, Gelegenheit
opportunity in Latin is oportunitas, facultas, commodum, occasio, commodum
opportunity in Portuguese is oportunidade
opportunity in Spanish is posibilidad, acontecimiento, ocasion
Copyright © 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote