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"A well-run restaurant is like a winning baseball team. It makes the most of every crew member's talent and takes advantage of every split-second opportunity to speed up service." - David Ogilvy

"An Experiment, like every other event which takes place, is a natural phenomenon; but in a Scientific Experiment the circumstances are so arranged that the relations between a particular set of phenomena may be studied to the best advantage." - James Clerk Maxwell

"A cowboy never takes unfair advantage - even of an enemy." - Gene Autry

"Every disadvantage has its advantage." - Johan Cruijff

"Caring, it turns out, is a competitive advantage, and one that takes effort, not money." - Seth Godin

"It must be conceded that a theory has an important advantage if its basic concepts and fundamental hypotheses are 'close to experience,' and greater confidence in such a theory is certainly justified. There is less danger of going completely astray, particularly since it takes so much less time and effort to disprove such theories by experience. Yet more and more, as the depth of our knowledge increases, we must give up this advantage in our quest for logical simplicity in the foundations of physical theory..." - Albert Einstein

"Advantage is a better soldier than rashness." - Henry George Bohn

"A real man isn't somebody who takes advantage of a young girl but who treats her with respect." - Jon Shenk

"It takes a certain level of aspiration before one can take advantage of opportunities that are clearly offered." - Michael Harrington

"Creativity takes cougrage" - Henri Matisse

"I have had the advantage of a radical Christian upbringing" - Tony Benn

"There's one advantage to being 102. There's no peer pressure." - Dennis Wolfberg

"Islam takes advantage of two structural flaws that exist in the Western society. One is political correctness and other is the decline of morality." - Ali Sina

"I believe one should design for the advantage of the largest mass of people, first and always. That takes care of ideologies and sociologies." - Raymond Loewy

"An imbalanced association is when one or both parties become abusive and takes unfair advantage, tries to block another's enlightenment or success." - Frederick Lenz

"The struggle to be original hates conformity, but the struggle to be better disregards it, or takes advantage of it to build workable conventions." - Walter Darby Bannard

"It's a big, big advantage because understanding what changes we might make takes time and it takes time to work out settings and to understand everything about the new machine." - Valentino Rossi

"Instant gratification takes too long." - Carrie Fisher

"Acting takes so much energy." - Marian Seldes

"Home advantage gives you an advantage" - Bobby Robson

"Home advantage gives you an advantage." - Bobby Robson

"All great events hang by a single thread. The clever man takes advantage of everything, neglects nothing that may give him some added opportunity; the less clever man, by neglecting one thing, sometimes misses everything." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"If you wish to get rich, save what you get. A fool can earn money; but it takes a wise man to save and dispose of it to his own advantage." - Brigham Young

"Anyone with a normal brain has the capacity to do almost anything, but when one has special gifts or talents (and everyone has) and takes advantage of and develops these talents - that person is likely to excel." - Benjamin Carson

"Photography works upon the human eye: what is seen is reflected in the brain without the need for complicated thought. In this way the bourgeoisie takes advantage of the mental indolence of the masses and does good business as well." - Willi Munzenberg

"My total focus was on building up our military, building up our strength, building up our borders, making sure that China, Japan, Mexico, both at the border and in trade, no longer takes advantage of our country." - Donald Trump

"AT&T invented the cellular telephone, but saw no future in it. It takes entrepreneurs, who are angels of destruction, to take advantage of things which the inventor cannot or does not see." - Lester Thurow

"When obstacles or difficulties arise, the positive thinker takes them as creative opportunities. He welcomes the challenge of a tough problem and looks for ways to turn it to advantage." - Norman Vincent Peale

"If you're a wounded company, the other companies that have been around for a hundred years will smell it, and they will take advantage of you in a heartbeat. It takes a long time to get back in fighting form." - Douglas Conant

"The advantage is I have my family with me all the time. When your daughter takes her first steps or says her first words and your son is going through potty training, I'm not missing any of those things." - Larry Dixon

"Melanie is more of a disciplinarian with the little girl than me, probably because it's my first baby. She gets everything easy from Papa. I am more weak. She takes advantage of me." - Antonio Banderas

"I am who I am, and I think I have a good nature, by and large. But if someone takes advantage of that good nature, well then, you know, I'm not that nice a guy." - Tom Hanks

"In some ways Lawler is a conceptual Diane Arbus. She's a stalker who takes advantage of situations. She pulls back curtains, causing normal things to look freakish and the freakish to turn mundane." - Jerry Saltz

"It's an American worker's right to unionize for sure, but that being said, don't expect me not to point out when or if union leadership takes advantage of union members." - Joe Wurzelbacher

"If a country is taking advantage of America, not going to let that happen anymore. Every country takes advantage of us almost. I may be able to find a couple that don't. But for the most part, that would be a very tough job for me to do." - Donald Trump

"If an athlete takes a shortcut - literally, for example, by running a street that shortens the marathon route by a quarter mile - he or she doesn't have an insurmountable advantage. But it's an unfair advantage, and in a field of equally matched athletes, it's more than enough to make a difference." - Don Kardong

"I'm too passionate about my work...Acting takes not only concentration, it takes creativity; it takes... your soul." - Farrah Fawcett

"The ability to say no is a tremendous advantage for an investor." - Warren Buffett

"If you take advantage of everything that America has to offer, there's nothing you can't accomplish." - Geraldine Ferraro

"The sole advantage of power is that you can do more good." - Baltasar Gracian

"If it is to your advantage, make a forward move; if not, stay where you are." - Sun Tzu

"One who sets the entire army in motion to chase an advantage will not attain it." - Sun Tzu

"In war, numbers alone confer no advantage. Do not advance relying on sheer military power." - Sun Tzu

"The Superior Man is aware of Righteousness, the inferior man is aware of advantage." - Confucius

"Money. A blessing that is of no advantage to us excepting when we part with it." - Ambrose Bierce

"The advantage of growing up with siblings is that you become very good at fractions." - Robert Breault

"The mere act of believing that some wrongful course of action constitutes an advantage is pernicious." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"True wit is nature to advantage dressed, what oft was thought, but never so well expressed." - Alexander Pope

"After two takes you're imitating yourself." - Thelonious Monk

"It takes time to save time." - Joseph Hooton Taylor, Jr.

"Malice often takes the garb of truth." - William Hazlitt

"It takes sacrifice as well as talent." - Lionel Messi

"You gotta win. That's all it takes." - Kevin Durant

"The path to youth takes a lifetime." - Pablo Picasso

"Art takes nature as its model." - Aristotle

"Imagination takes humility, love and great courage." - Carson Mccullers

"A woman in love never takes advice." - Rosamond Marshall

"Whatever it takes to break you." - Suzanne Collins

"The Vatican takes your breath away." - Joe Elliott

"Keep smiling - it takes 10 years off!" - Jane Birkin

"The fall takes no time and forever." - Courtney Summers

"It takes knowledge to know something. It takes guts to do what you know." - Pete Wentz

"Little science takes you away from God but more of it takes you to Him." - Louis Pasteur

"I do better on the first three takes; I won't be better at 20 takes." - Kevin Bacon

"There are a number of attributes of species and populations that are not of any particular selective advantage to any single individual in a population but that are of great advantage to the population as a whole." - Ernst Mayr

"Home advantage is usually an advantage to the home team" - Johnny Giles

"Be quick to take advantage of an advantage." - H Jackson Brown Jr

"We need to move from comparative advantage to perpetual advantage..." - Max Mckeown

"We used the home advantage to our advantage." - Phil Brown

"He who is enamored of himself will at least have the advantage of being inconvenienced by few rivals." - Georg C Lichtenberg

"Religion, it is true, still possesses the huge if cumbersome and unwieldy advantage of having come first." - Christopher Hitchens

"The expert in battle seeks his victory from strategic advantage and does not demand it from his men." - Sun Tzu

"Count no day lost in which you waited your turn, took only your share and sought advantage over no one." - Robert Breault

"Peace, which costs nothing, is attended with infinitely more advantage than any victory with all its expence." - Thomas Paine

"Technology is always evolving, and companies.. not just search companies.. can't be afraid to take advantage of change." - Eric Schmidt

"If a player is not interfering with play or seeking to gain an advantage, then he should be." - Bill Shankly

"The rare individuals who unselfishly try to serve others have an enormous advantage-they have little competition." - Andrew Carnegie

"Man has always sacrificed truth to his vanity, comfort and advantage. He lives not by truth but by make-believe." - W Somerset Maugham

"The fool has one great advantage over a man of sense; he is always satisfied with himself." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"The sage has one advantage: he is immortal. If this is not his century, many others will be." - Baltasar Gracian

"The great advantage of living in a large family is that early lesson of life's essential unfairness." - Nancy Mitford

"[I]f vice and corruption prevail, liberty cannot subsist; but if virtue have the advantage, arbitrary power cannot be established." - Algernon Sidney

"It is important to understand that the system of advantage is perpetuated when we do not acknowledge its existence." - Beverly Daniel Tatum

"... true socialism is the equalization of all privileges. The power to take advantage of them, - that is another matter ..." - Lilian Whiting

"Every advantage has its disadvantage." - Johan Cruijff

"Optimism is a competitive advantage." - Jon Gordon

"Every advantage has its tax." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Every disadvantage has its advantage." - Johan Cruyff

"Take advantage of educating yourself." - Nneka

"To renounce an honor for an advantage. To renounce an advantage for a greater advantage." - Ambrose Bierce

"Peace needs and takes time, it needs and takes caution, it needs and takes patience after 30 years of terrorism and violence." - Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

"He who has a slight disadvantage plays more attentively, inventively and more boldly than his antagonist who either takes it easy or aspires after too much. Thus a slight disadvantage is very frequently seen to convert into a good, solid advantage." - Emanuel Lasker

"I've just been so lucky. I don't know if you're really able to take advantage of your full potential until you're older. There are a few people who are incredibly gifted and make it when they are very young, but I didn't. With women it takes longer. You just keep working and when you finally get it, it feels very, very nice." - Helen Gurley Brown

"Being an outsider to some extent, someone who does not "fit in" with others or is rejected by them for whatever reason, makes life difficult, but it also places you at an advantage as far as enlightenment is concerned. It takes you out of unconsciousness almost by force." - Eckhart Tolle

"When the passengers gallop by as if fear made them speedy, the cur follows them with an open mouth; let them walk by in confidant neglect, and the dog will not stir at all; it is a weakness that every creature takes advantage of." - J. Beaumont

"Sometimes you can incorporate things that you've experienced in your life and use that. And other times you know what that feeling is of hurt, of love, of anger, of depression, and you do whatever it takes to get there in your mind and use it to your advantage, whichever way it works best." - Dianna Agron

"He's a tremendous human being - and that's on top of all of his talent. It's about the way he handles things and the way he approaches matches; he studies, he prepares and he takes advantage of opportunities when he needs to." - Alex Riley

"We should know that only replacing the economics of competition and greed with the economics of equitable cooperation will guarantee a globalization that takes advantage of potential efficiency gains in ways that also promote environmental protection, international equity, economic democracy, and variety." - Robin Hahnel

"Women have one great advantage over men. It is commonly thought that if they marry they have done enough, and need career no further. If a man marries, on the other hand, public opinion is all against him if he takes this view." - Rose Macaulay

"The scenes and events of long ago, and the persons who took part in them, wear a charming aspect to the eye of memory, which sees only the outlines and takes no note of disagreeable details. The present enjoys no such advantage, and so it always seems defective." - Arthur Schopenhauer

"All great events hang by a hair. The man of ability takes advantage of everything and neglects nothing that can give him a chance of success; whilst the less able man sometimes loses everything by neglecting a single one of those chances." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Why is an accountant who knows the regulation and codes and takes advantage of tax loopholes that save you thousands of dollars each year good, But SEO's who take advantages of loopholes and flaws in Google's algorithm to bring you traffic that makes you thousands of dollars bad?" - Michael Gray

"Our country has suffered from an on-again, off-again energy policy that has failed to get us to energy independence. As President Obama has said, we need a comprehensive energy plan for the country that includes conventional resources like oil and gas, but that also takes advantage of wind, solar, biomass, geothermal, and other renewable resources." - Ken Salazar

"The other advantage is that in conventional manufacturing processes, it takes a long time for a factory to produce an amount of product equal to its own weight. With molecular machines, the time required would be something more like a minute." - K Eric Drexler

"It takes a minute for me to let my guard down, but once I do and I get to know someone, I'm very open, very trusting. Some might say too trusting, because considering the amount of money that can be made from selling gossip, I could be very easily taken advantage of." - Anne Hathaway

"It takes an intelligent ear to listen to Jazz." - Art Blakey

"Power takes as ingratitude the writhing of its victims" - Rabindranath Tagore

"Sometimes it takes courage to give into temptation." - Oscar Wilde

"It takes courage to lead a life. Any life." - Erica Jong

"It takes twenty years to become an overnight success." - Eddie Cantor

"A runner is real when she takes the first step." - Clarissa Pinkola Estes

"An art thief is a man who takes pictures." - George Carlin

"It takes a long time to bring excellence to maturity." - Livy

"It takes years to make an overnight success." - Eddie Cantor

"It is through the imagination that the formless takes form." - Catherine Ponder

"Authority poisons everybody who takes authority on himself." - Vladimir Lenin

"Loving isn't liking and it takes liking to live together." - Susan Collins

"[Prayer] takes no time, but it occupies all our time." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Anybody can hear - it takes brains to listen." - Joanne Greenberg

"He who lives in despair / takes and gives in vain." - Hadewijch

"Adversity builds character and character takes you places money can't." - Ti

"It takes time to become myself every morning." - Lady Gaga

"It takes a heap of loafing to write a book." - Gertrude Stein

"Solitude takes time. One becomes alone, like a towel drying." - James Richardson

"When love is suppressed hate takes its place." - Havelock Ellis

"Music is such a problem in the time it takes." - Harrison Birtwistle

"You have to stay in character in between takes." - Ben Stiller

"It takes a very deep-rooted opinion to survive unexpressed." - Jean Rostand

"It takes a moment to tell someone you love them, but it takes a lifetime to prove it." - Erich Fromm

"It takes two to write a letter as much as it takes two to make a quarrel." - Elizabeth Drew

"Resign, v. To renounce an honor for an advantage. To renounce an advantage for a greater advantage." - Ambrose Bierce

"Turkey is taking advantage of the war in order to thoroughly liquidate its internal foes, i.e., the indigenous Christians, without being thereby disturbed by foreign intervention." - Talaat Pasha

"Some Warriors look fierce, but are mild. Some seem timid, but are vicious. Look beyond appearances; position yourself for the advantage." - Ming-Dao Deng

"Luck can often mean simple taking advantage of a situation at the right moment, It is possible to make your luck by being always prepared." - Michael Korda

"Move not unless you see an advantage; use not your troops unless there is something to be gained; fight not unless the position is critical." - Sun Tzu

"Rapidity is the essence of war: take advantage of the enemy's unreadiness, make your way by unexpected routes, and attack unguarded spots." - Sun Tzu

"The value of time, that is of being a little ahead of your opponent, often provides greater advantage than superior numbers or greater resources." - Sun Tzu

"There can be no peace of mind in love, since the advantage one has secured is never anything but a fresh starting-point for future desires." - Marcel Proust

"The major advantage of domestic travel is that, with a few exceptions such as Miami, most domestic locations are conveniently situated right here in the United States." - Dave Barry

"Homosexuality is assuredly no advantage, but it is nothing to be ashamed of, no vice, no degradation, it cannot be classified as an illness." - Sigmund Freud

"The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the world. Through this I know the advantage of taking no action." - Laozi

"Friendship is seldom lasting but between equals, or where the superiority on one side is reduced by some equivalent advantage on the other." - Samuel Johnson

"We have to take advantage when luck is on our side, and do as much to help it as it's doing to help us." - Paulo Coelho

"If you really want something, and really work hard, and take advantage of opportunities, and never give up, you will find a way.. Follow your Dreams." - Jane Goodall

"So great an advantage is given to sin and Satan by your temper and disposition, that without extraordinary watchfulness, care, and diligence, they will prevail against your soul." - John Owen

"We must be courteous to a man as we are to a picture, which we are willing to give the advantage of a good light." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The biggest advantage to believing in God is you don't have to understand anything, no physics, no biology. I wanted to understand." - James D Watson

"Making mistakes isn't enough to become great. You must also admit the mistake, and then learn how to turn that mistake into an advantage." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Americans need not fear the federal government because they enjoy the advantage of being armed, which you possess over the people of almost every other nation." - James Madison

"Did ever a man try heroism, magnanimity, truth, sincerity, and find that there was no advantage in them - that it was a vain endeavor?" - Henry David Thoreau



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