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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

The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are. - John Burroughs
The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are.
John Burroughs

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

Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.
Daniel J. Boorstin

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

Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday's success or put its failures behind and start over again. That's the way life is, with a new game every day, and that's the way baseball is.
Bob Feller
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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