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Be ready when opportunity comes. Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet. ~Roy Chapin

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Opportunity often comes in the form of misfortune or temporary defeat. ~Napoleon Hill

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Ring the bells that still can ring.
Forget your perfect offering.
There is a crack in everything.
That's how the light gets in. ~Leonard Cohen

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When minds are one, what is far comes near. ~African tribe Swahili

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If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade. ~Thomas Peters

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Opportunity is often difficult to recognize; we usually expect it to beckon us with beepers and billboards. ~William Arthur Ward

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Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it. ~Viktor Emil Frankl

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We are told that talent creates its own opportunities. But it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. ~Eric Hoffer

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A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity;
an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. ~Winston Churchill

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Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day. ~Sally Koch

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Through the doors of perception
Down the corridors of uncertainty
Into the room of self doubt
Opens the window of opportunity. ~Unknown

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I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else; hard work and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't. ~Lucille Ball

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Success lulls us into complacency and sometimes even arrogance. ~George Land

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If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of the potential, for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. ~Kierkegaard

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Always act in such a way that further possibilities arise. ~Heinz von Foerster

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There is no security on this earth: there is only opportunity. ~Douglas MacArthur

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Opportunities multiply as they are seized. ~Sun Tzu

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Out of chaos comes opportunity. ~Chinese proverb

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Serendipity is too important to be left to chance. ~Bradley Rhodes

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Never, ever rest on your laurels. Today's laurels are tomorrow's compost. ~Tom Peters