Toggle My BrainyQuote
Quote of the Day
If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
So I say to you, Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you.
Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door.
Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
No man ever got very high by pulling other people down. The intelligent merchant does not knock his competitors. The sensible worker does not work those who work with him. Don't knock your friends. Don't knock your enemies. Don't knock yourself.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
If I want to knock a story off the front page, I just change my hairstyle.
I never had a rivalry with Madonna. You don't knock another sister, ever. There's room for everybody on this planet; you don't have to be like anyone else.
I am a survivor and not a victim. Life isn't perfect. When you get a knock, you have to get up, dust yourself down and get on with it.
When I found Jesus Christ, I learned to be a better athlete. I didn't have to go out there and knock them out in the first round. I've learned to be patient, skillful in the ring. At the same time, I wanted to prove to other boxers that you can take off this killer instinct stuff, you can be a great athlete, a great boxer, and love your brother.
Go to you bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know.
You can't knock on opportunity's door and not be ready.
You need to impress me, outwit me, compete with me? Go ahead, knock yourself out, I have no problem with that at all.
I can't never stop nobody, can't knock nobody hustle.
The Notorious B.I.G.
With age, you get to a place where you don't want to knock people out. You just want to give people a hug.
People gonna be they own individuals and have they own worlds and I can't knock it.
There will always be a few people who just want to knock you down or are jealous or just want to be horrible for the sake of it. I don't know what drives someone to be nasty.
The only difference between the Republican and Democratic parties is the velocities with which their knees hit the floor when corporations knock on their door. That's the only difference.
The racism, the sexism, I never let it be my problem. It's their problem. If I see a door comin' my way, I'm knockin' it down. And if I can't knock down the door, I'm sliding through the window. I'll never let it stop me from what I wanna do.
Why should we strive, with cynic frown, to knock their fairy castles down?
I'm not the greatest; I'm the double greatest. Not only do I knock 'em out, I pick the round.
Bowling is all physics and energy distribution. It's F = ma. So it is actually one of the most science-y sports, because it literally is just a ball and a surface and objects to knock down.
I won't date a guy who doesn't own a toolbox. I'm not saying you need to be able to knock down a wall or build a house or anything like that. But I've been out with a couple of guys who didn't own toolboxes, and they couldn't even change a light bulb.
I'd love to knock an audience cold with one note, but what do you do for the rest of the evening?
Don't knock the weather; nine-tenths of the people couldn't start a conversation if it didn't change once in a while.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
Image of the Moment
Get Social with BrainyQuote
Follow BrainyQuote on Facebook, Twitter and Google+ to share inspiring quotes with friends.
Join us on
Follow us on
Follow us on
Start your quote collection
Save your favorite quotes and create amazing collections.
Sign up, it's free!
Quote of the Day
BQ on Facebook
BQ on Twitter
BQ on Pinterest
BQ on Google+
BQ on Instagram
Quote Of The Day Feeds
Quote of the Day Email
© 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote