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"The Land of Opportunity is an attitude." - B. J. Gallagher Hateley

"America stands for the land of opportunity." - Michael Grimm

"Git an eyeful of cesspool alley the land of opportunity." - John Dos Passos

"Land of opportunity, land for the huddled masses where would the opportunity have been without the genocide of those Old Guard, bristling Indian tribes?" - Edward Hoagland

"We were a land of opportunity. You can never have equal outcomes, but you can have equal opportunity." - Jamie Dimon

"The land of opportunity spawned a whole new breed of men without souls." - Don Henley

"For our immediate family and relatives, Canada was a land of opportunity." - Sidney Altman

"America is a land of opportunity and don't ever forget it." - Will Rogers

"America is still the land of opportunity for most, but it is not a land of opportunity for all. If we are to remain an exceptional nation, we must close this gap in opportunity." - Marco Rubio

"We live in a land like no other - a land of freedom and opportunity unparalleled on the face of the globe." - Bob Taft

"When you think of Hollywood, you think of the land of opportunity. I always want to have the opportunity to do things conducive to my career." - Raekwon

"When they say America is the land of opportunity, it's true. If you work hard, people appreciate you." - Vijay Singh

"We should be proud that so many want to come to America, that it is still seen as the land of opportunity. Let's make it a land of legal work, not black-market jobs. Let's make it a land of work, not welfare. Our land should be one of assimilation, not hiding in the shadows." - Rand Paul

"I believe the sense of lost opportunity is rooted in a faulty understanding of God's grace. Likewise, when grace is grasped and embraced, the Land of Opportunity becomes yours again." - David Jeremiah

"This country would not be a land of opportunity, America could not be America, if the people were shackled with government monopolies." - Calvin Coolidge

"How about we agree upon what our common American values are, which is lets make this a true land of opportunity." - Laurene Powell Jobs

"American foreign policy and military might have opened an opportunity for the Gospel in the land of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob." - Charles Stanley

"One has to be foolish or irredeemably stupid to believe that anything good can come to Europe from the land of presumed opportunity." - Julius Streicher

"The fact is: It's true what they say about the United States. It is a land of opportunity. It is too various to get bored with it." - Christopher Hitchens

"How about we agree upon what our common American values are, which is let's make this a true land of opportunity." - Laurene Powell Jobs

"The newcomers quickly learned their way about and soon felt at home. The Homestead Act of 1862 provided them, as well as many other pioneers, with an opportunity to acquire land and establish family farms. To the land-hungry immigrants, the tough prairie sod seemed a golden opportunity and they conquered it by hard work." - Harry S Truman

"Millions upon millions of people came here full of hope and aspiration to this extraordinary land of liberty and opportunity, and helped build the United States. So the Atlantic Ocean was absolutely critical to the story of America." - Simon Winchester

"The promised land guarantees nothing. It is only an opportunity, not a deliverance." - Shelby Steele

"We still believe in the America that is a land of opportunity and a beacon of freedom. We believe in the America that challenges each of us to be better and bigger than ourselves." - Mitt Romney

"A land of levity is a land of guilt." - Edward Young

"O land of my fathers, O land of my love." - Evan James

"I am but a generation removed from poverty and despair. Where would I be today if there had never been an America? What kind of lives or future would my children have if this was not a land of opportunity?" - Marco Rubio

"When my family decided to leave England I could not have been happier. I was sort of like - America seemed like the land of opportunity and, you know, it was Hollywood to me." - Aasif Mandvi

"We know that we still have far to go; that we must more greatly build the security and the opportunity and the knowledge of every citizen, in the measure justified by the resources and the capacity of the land." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"That someone like Obama could be elected president of the United States - with its unrivaled power and prestige - has begun to restore the country's and the world's faith in America as the land of opportunity." - Dee Dee Myers

"The Internet has become an integral part of everyday life precisely because it has been an open-to-all land of opportunity where entrepreneurs, thinkers and innovators are free to try, fail and then try again." - Ron Wyden

"You must live the life of a saint. You have no choice because to do anything else is to enter into the human kingdom, which is a land of unfulfilled opportunity." - Frederick Lenz

"The pleasant Land of Counterpane." - Robert Louis Stevenson

"As elected leaders, we must each recommit ourselves to work together toward putting our country on a prosperous, sustainable path and restoring Americas promise as a land of opportunity." - Martha Roby

"The American Dream is that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement." - James Truslow Adams

"Indeed, we are privileged to have been afforded the opportunity to study Nature and to follow our own thoughts and inspirations in a time of relative tranquillity and in a land with a generous and forward-looking government." - Sidney Altman

"My parents immigrated to the United States with $10 in their pocket and a belief that the America they had heard about really did exist as the land of opportunity." - Mia Love

"As elected leaders, we must each recommit ourselves to work together toward putting our country on a prosperous, sustainable path and restoring America's promise as a land of opportunity." - Martha Roby

"In the coming year, I believe we can make sure America lives up to its legacy as a land of opportunity if the President is willing to back up his rhetoric with substance." - Ron Kind

"I am proud of my country. But we need to unite to make a unified India, free of communalism and casteism. We need to build India into a land of equal opportunity for all. We can be a truly great nation if we set our sights high and deliver to the people the fruits of continued growth, prosperity and equal opportunity." - Ratan Tata

"The most interesting biofuel efforts avoid using land that's expensive and has high opportunity costs. They do this by getting onto other types of land, or taking advantage of byproducts that aren't used in the food chain today, or by intercropping." - Bill Gates

"Out of adversity comes opportunity." - Benjamin Franklin

"Put opportunity ahead of security." - Kemmons Wilson

"So long as free land exists, the opportunity for a competency exists, and economic power secures political power." - Frederick Jackson Turner

"Forests are the lungs of our land......" - Franklin D Roosevelt

"America, the land of unlimited possibilities." - Ludwig Max Goldberger

"Hollywood is a land of self-invention." - Brian Koppelman

"Loneliness is an aspect of the land." - N Scott Momaday

"Oh, wise physician of a wasted land!" - Hermann Hagedorn

"I'm going to the Land of Nod." - Jonathan Swift

"Argos is the land of your fathers." - Isocrates

"Land of lost gods and godlike men." - Lord Byron

"Hail, hail Freedonia, land of the free!" - Groucho Marx

"The land of embarrassment and breakfast." - Julian Barnes

"A lot of British actors will look at America as a land of opportunity. In England, there's such a small pool of working actors of color. There's such a small amount of work that is actually produced in the first place." - Aml Ameen

"This will be the day when we shall bring into full realization the dream of American democracy - a dream yet unfulfilled. A dream of equality of opportunity, of privilege and property widely distributed; a dream of a land where men will not take necessities from the many to give luxuries to the few...." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"People don't understand rural America. Sixteen percent of our population is rural, but 40 percent of our military is rural. I don't believe that's because of a lack of opportunity in rural America. I believe that's because if you grow up in rural America, you know you can't just keep taking from the land. You've got to give something back." - Tom Vilsack

"Sixteen percent of our population is rural, but 40 percent of our military is rural. I don't believe that's because of a lack of opportunity in rural America. I believe that's because if you grow up in rural America, you know you can't just keep taking from the land. You've got to give something back." - Tom Vilsack

"A mother and daughter are an edge. Edges are ecotones, transitional zones, places of danger or opportunity. House-dwelling tension. When I stand on the edge of the land and sea, I feel this tension, this fluid line of transition. High tide. Low tide. It is the sea's reach and retreat that reminds me we have been human for only a very short time." - Terry Tempest Williams

"They [Theodore White and Lou Harris] took turns weeping, and finally concluded that Rockefeller got the votes of everyone in California who is a Negro, a Jew, a Mexican, and a college graduate, while Goldwater got the votes of every millionaire. Which certainly makes California the land of opportunity." - William F Buckley Jr

"The Way I See It: If you're worried about getting a job-or keeping one-start a company of your own. By doing so, you'll reap the rewards of your hard work and you'll only get fired if you fail. This is the land of opportunity. Live in it." - Bruce Campbell

"With the recent news that the State of Florida has agreed to purchase 181,000 acres of U.S. Sugar land, we have an historic opportunity for our larger restoration efforts and for the people of Florida. This too will not come without difficult challenges, but it reminds us that anything is possible." - Debbie Wasserman Schultz

"The Land of Israel needs a People and the People of Israel needs a Land." - Israel Zangwill

"The land of milk and honey, they say it is the land of money." - Bob Dylan

"This world is the land of the dying; the next is the land of the living." - Tryon Edwards

"India is essentially a karmabhumi (land of duty) in contradistinction to bhogabhumi (land of enjoyment)." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Our settlement of land is without regard to the best use of land." - Arthur Erickson

"The land of a god corresponds with the land of his worshipers." - William Robertson Smith

"Our status as a land of equal opportunity has made us a rich and powerful nation, but it has also transformed lives. It has given people like me the chance to grow up knowing that no dream was too big and no goal out of reach." - Marco Rubio

"The first thing I can remember I ever wanted was to go to the United States. And for reasons that are as conventional as you can imagine: I wanted to know if it was really true that it was the land of opportunity, of democracy, and individual liberty." - Christopher Hitchens

"If America is the land of opportunity, a country where perseverance and hard work is rewarded by recognition, then an illegal harbors the opposite ambitions. His greatest reward us anonymity, invisibility. Aided and abetted by market forces and the laws of supply and demand, he hones his skill to stand up but make sure he's never counted." - Bella Pollen

"In terms of wilderness preservation, Alaska is the last frontier. This time, given one great final chance, let us strive to do it right. Not in our generation, nor ever again, will we have a land and wildlife opportunity approaching the scope and importance of this one." - Mo Udall

"Even when I went to America I didn't work for four years. It wasn't like I came to New York and it was the land of milk and honey. It was just as much of a hard graft. But there's a lot more opportunity nowadays across the board for actors, no matter what color you are, with the Internet and small productions." - Idris Elba

"Objects which are usually the motives of our travels by land and sea are often overlooked and neglected if they lie under our eye...We put off from time to time going and seeing what we know we have an opportunity of seeing when we please." - Pliny the Younger

"Courage is the main quality of leadership, in my opinion, no matter where it is exercised. Usually it implies some risk - especially in new undertakings. Courage to initiate something and to keep it going, pioneering and adventurous spirit to blaze new ways, often, in our land of opportunity." - Walt Disney

"For generations, America has served as a beacon of hope and freedom for those outside her borders, and as a land of limitless opportunity for those risking everything to seek a better life. Their talents and contributions have continued to enrich our country." - Spencer Bachus

"Study a foreign language if you have opportunity to do so. You may never be called to a land where that language is spoken, but the study will have given you a better understanding of your own tongue or of another tongue you may be asked to acquire." - Gordon B Hinckley

"That's where the theatre of dreams is, over in L.A.; it's the land of opportunity for actors, and to go over there with a good team behind you and have a part you want to audition for really makes it a joy." - Luke Pasqualino

"Im for the fracking. I think its an opportunity for Ohio to really get a lot of jobs. But we have to do it right. We have to really take a deep breath, do it right, make sure the public is protected, make sure our land is protected." - Mike Dewine

"For my part, I would rather look toward Rutland than Jerusalem. Rutland,-modern town,-land of ruts,-trivial and worn,-not toosacred,-with no holy sepulchre, but profane green fields and dusty roads, and opportunity to live as holy a life as you can, where the sacredness, if there is any, is all in yourself and not in the place." - Henry David Thoreau

"In this land of unlimited opportunity, a place where, to paraphrase Woody Allen, any man or woman can realize greatness as a patient or as a doctor, we have only one commercial American filmmaker who consistently speaks with his own voice. That is Woody Allen, gag writer, musician, humorist, philosopher, playwright, stand-up comic, film star, film writer and film director." - Vincent Canby

"Go with your first thoughts; they're usually your best thoughts. Pay attention, stick to your goals and follow those guidelines. It's all right there if you reach for it, unless you want to punch timeclocks and work for somebody. That's what we liked about America, the land of opportunity. All your dreams can come true." - Rick Danko

"Our journey is not complete until we find a better way to welcome the striving, hopeful immigrants who still see America as a land of opportunity, until bright young students and engineers are enlisted in our workforce rather than expelled from our country." - Barack Obama

"There are many people abroad who want to help, who want to invest. We will give them the red-carpet treatment. We want them to realize that this is a land of opportunity. It always has been so, but we never allowed foreign investment to come into this country." - Antonis Samaras

"Movies give me an opportunity to go places. I'm not only a Swede but an American, not just a man of my time, but I've been living 2,000 years ago-and not just in a new country, America, but in the Holy Land, too" - Max Von Sydow

""The land of unlimited opportunity was for me, for a long time, impossible to reach. The wall, barbed wire and the order to shoot at those who tried to leave limited my access to the free world," she said. "Today is first and foremost a time to say thank you," "I shall personally never, ever forget this."" - Angela Merkel

"We urge persons with same-gender attractions to control those and to refrain from acting upon them, which is a sin, just as we urge persons with heterosexual attractions to refrain from acting upon them until they have the opportunity for a marriage recognized by God as well as by the law of the land. That is the way to happiness and eternal life." - Dallin H. Oaks

"My country owes me nothing. It gave me, as it gives every boy and girl, a chance. It gave me schooling, independence of action, opportunity for service and honor. In no other land could a boy from a country village, without inheritance or influential friends, look forward with unbounded hope." - Herbert Hoover

"President Obama has been a disaster for America. He's wrecked our economy, saddled our children with more debt than America managed to rack up in 225 years, and gone around the world apologizing for our country - as if the greatest nation in the world needs to apologize for being a land of opportunity and freedom, which we were before Obama became president." - Donald Trump

"You grow up in America and you're told from day one, 'This is the land of opportunity.' That everybody has an equal chance to make it in this country. And then you look at places like Harlem, and you say, 'That is absolutely a lie.'" - Geoffrey Canada

"I'm for the fracking. I think it's an opportunity for Ohio to really get a lot of jobs. But we have to do it right. We have to really take a deep breath, do it right, make sure the public is protected, make sure our land is protected." - Mike Dewine

"Movies give me an opportunity to go places. I'm not only a Swede but an American, not just a man of my time, but I've been living 2,000 years ago-and not just in a new country, America, but in the Holy Land, too." - Max Von Sydow

"America is the land of opportunity, and people can live in America and be who they want to be. Don't deny your faith. Don't deny your ethnicity. Don't stereotype Muslim women, because as you can see with me, or in Lebanon, for example, beauty is appreciated." - Rima Fakih

"Land where my fathers died, Land of the pilgrims' pride, From every mountainside Let freedom ring!" - Samuel Francis Smith

"Cling to thy native land, for it is the land of thy fathers?" - Friedrich Schiller

"Oh, give me land, lots of land under starry skies above, Don't fence me in." - Cole Porter

"In the middle of chaos lies opportunity." - Bruce Lee

"Success is about taking advantage of opportunity." - Mike Ditka

"There is no lack of opportunity." - Wallace D. Wattles

"In the midst of difficulty lies opportunity." - Albert Einstein

"Poverty is the deprivation of opportunity." - Amartya Sen

"Within crisis, are the seeds of opportunity." - Marilyn Monroe

"Humility opens the door of opportunity." - Lysa TerKeurst

"Inspiration is the opportunity of genius." - Honore De Balzac

"Ability is of little account without opportunity." - Lucille Ball

"We must open the doors of opportunity." - Lyndon B Johnson

"Indecision is the greatest thief of opportunity." - Jim Rohn

"Inside of every problem lies an opportunity." - Robert Kiyosaki

"O, let my land be a land where Liberty Is crowned with no false patriotic wreath, But opportunity is real, and life is free, Equality is in the air we breathe." - Langston Hughes

"O, let my land be a land where Liberty Is crowned with no false patriotic wreath, But opportunity is real, and life is free, Equality is in the air we breathe." - Langston Hughes

"Mama exhorted her children at every opportunity to 'jump at the sun.' We might not land on the sun, but at least we would get off the ground." - Zora Neale Hurston

"The lack of opportunity is ever the excuse of a weak, vacillating mind. Opportunities! Every life is full of them. Every newspaper article is an opportunity. Every client is an opportunity. Every sermon is an opportunity. Every business transaction is an opportunity, an opportunity to be polite, an opportunity to be manly, an opportunity to be honest, an opportunity to make friends." - Orison Swett Marden

"The lack of opportunity is ever the excuse of a weak, vacillating mind. Opportunities! Every life is full of them. Every newspaper article is an opportunity. Every client is an opportunity. Every sermon is an opportunity. Every business transaction is an opportunity - an opportunity to be polite - an opportunity to be manly - an opportunity to be honest - an opportunity to make friends." - Orison Swett Marden

"A land of promise, a land of memory, A land of promise flowing with the milk And honey of delicious memories!" - Alfred Tennyson

"The opportunity of a lifetime must be grasped within the lifetime of that opportunity." - Catherine DeVrye

"The meaning of geography is as much a sealed book to the person of ordinary intelligence and education as the meaning of a great cathedral would be to a backwoodsman, and yet no cathedral can be more suggestive of past history in its many architectural forms than is the land about us, with its innumerable and marvellously significant geographic forms. It makes one grieve to think of opportunity for mental enjoyment that is last because of the failure of education in this respect." - William Morris Davis

"Stroke of the pen. Law of the land. Kinda cool." - Paul Begala

"Homeland of patience, land of the Russian people." - Fyodor Tyutchev

"In the eyes of mourning the land of dreams begins." - Pablo Neruda

"The land of scholars and the nurse of arms." - Oliver Goldsmith

"The land of Ireland for the people of Ireland" - James Larkin

"The land of Ireland for the people of Ireland." - James Larkin

"All of the land of Israel is ours." - Yitzhak Shamir

"Revolution is based on land. Land is the basis of all independence. Land is the basis of freedom, justice, and equality...." - Malcolm X

"Give me a land of boughs in leaf A land of trees that stand; Where trees are fallen there is grief; I love no leafless land." - A E Housman

"New skin, a new land! And a land of liberty, if that is possible! I chose the geology of a land that was new to me." - Salvador Dali

"America is not a land of money but of wealth-not a land of rich people, but of successful workers." - Henry Ford

"Equality of opportunity is an equal opportunity to prove unequal talents." - David Samuel, 3rd Viscount Samuel

"Equality of opportunity is an equal opportunity to prove unequal talents." - Herbert Louis Samuel

"If one looks at the history of India after independence in 1947, for the first 30 to 40 years I think we were effectively given up as a basket case because we made various attempts through socialism to effectively alleviate poverty and keep growing but that model didn't work. So even when the pre-90s when we spoke to foreign corporation of foreign businessmen who wanted to do business with us, we were always a land of opportunity but an opportunity whose time have not yet come." - Cyril Shroff

"The discussion about food doesn't make any sense without discussion at the same time of land, land use, land policy, fertility maintenance, and farm infrastructure maintenance." - Wendell Berry

"We know that they cannot bear their share of the taxes to help pay for their education. And unless those children get a good education we know that they become dropouts and they become delinquents and they become taxeaters instead of taxpayers. We know that they will join the unemployed. That is why we put top priority on breaking the vicious cycle that today threatens the future of 5 million children in this great land of opportunity which we talk about so much." - Lyndon B Johnson

"Peace is more precious than a piece of land." - Anwar Sadat

"This land is a monopoly of erroneous ideas." - Adriano Celentano

"The twilight that surrounds the border-land of old romance." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"America is the land of wide lawns and narrow minds." - Ernest Hemingway

"What greater grief than the loss of one's native land." - Euripides

"In The Land of the Pig, The Butcher Is King" - Meat Loaf

"Without this great land of ours, we would all drown." - Irwin Corey

"Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life." - Albert Einstein

"America is a land of creators and rebels." - Jose Marti

"I am a product of my native land, Tuscany, Italy." - Andrea Bocelli

"When you are at sea, keep clear of the land." - Publilius Syrus

"Above all, India is the land of religion." - Swami Vivekananda

"The stars are the land-marks of the universe." - John Herschel

"Health is the capacity of the land for self-renewal." - Aldo Leopold

"In the land of ideas, you are always renting." - Steven Soderbergh

"Hopefully, we're still living in the land of second chances." - Mark Wahlberg

"Six feet of land was all that he needed." - Leo Tolstoy

"Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life!" - Albert Einstein



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