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"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

"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

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

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

"I don't mind what the opposition say of me so long as they don't tell the truth about me. But when they descend to telling the truth about me I consider that this is taking an unfair advantage." - Mark Twain

"~I don't always have a lot of energy, but my kids almost always revitalize me. Of course like any working mom, sometimes I'm guilt-ridden. I think I should be sitting down doing an educational computer game with Carrie or taking Ellie to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. These kids are such sponges, and I should be taking advantage of that.~" - Katie Couric

"Every disadvantage has its advantage." - Johan Cruijff

"The essential factor of military success is speed, that is taking advantage of others' unpreparedness or lack of foresight, their failure to catch up, going by routes they do not expect, attacking where they are not on guard. This you cannot accomplish with hesitation." - Sun Tzu

"Water is a pioneer which the settler follows, taking advantage of its improvements." - Henry David Thoreau

"The difference between those who succeed and fail: not taking advantage of opportunities." - Eric Thomas

"Being your own man does not mean taking advantage of anyone else." - Flip Wilson

"Mexico will not be taking advantage of us. They will not be having open borders." - Donald Trump

"I'm not worried about young people seeing an opportunity and taking advantage of it." - Todd Phillips

"People who have no weaknesses are terrible; there is no way of taking advantage of them." - Anatole France

"It's being in the right place at the right time and taking advantage of your opportunities." - Lee Majors

"I'm not the kind of guy who's taking advantage of my position." - Paul Walker

"The advantage of taking pictures of the famous is that they get published." - Elliott Erwitt

"Sometimes I feel I hope I am not taking advantage of my stardom." - Salman Khan

"The policy or advantage of [immigration] taking place in a body (I mean the settling of them in a body) may be much questioned; for, by so doing, they retain the language, habits, and principles (good or bad) which they bring with them. Whereas by an intermixture with our people, they, or their descendants, get assimilated to our customs, measures, and laws: in a word, soon become one people." - George Washington

"Education is anything that we do for the purpose of taking advantage of the experience of some one else." - Lyman Bryson

"I'm just taking advantage of good pitches. I am seeing the ball well and my confidence is high." - Jose Bautista

"I don't want anybody to accuse me of taking advantage of the situation to pursue a particular political agenda." - Thomas de Maiziere

"Who is this Monet whose name sounds just like mine and who is taking advantage of my notoriety?" - Edouard Manet

"I know of no person or group that is taking nearly adequate advantage of the graphical potentialities of the computer." - John Tukey

"Microsoft is unlawfully taking advantage of its Windows monopoly to protect and to extend that monopoly and undermine consumer choice." - Janet Reno

"Tolling plan is a wonderful opportunity for political pandering, and some candidates are taking full advantage of it." - Robert James Thomson

"I believe colleges should not be allowed to benefit from unlimited federal largesse while taking advantage of students." - Donald Trump

"One thing I'm afraid of is not taking advantage of opportunities. I feel like these are kind of gifts." - Jim Gaffigan

"Painting today is pure intuition and luck and taking advantage of what happens when you splash the stuff down." - Francis Bacon

"Whenever you have a crisis, you're always going to have the extremists taking advantage of the situation." - Abdallah Ii Of Jordan

"Whenever you have a crisis, you're always going to have the extremists taking advantage of the situation." - Abdallah II

"A successful outcome shows what hard work, perseverance and taking advantage of your opportunities will do for you." - Will Rogers

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

"By merely foreswearing violence and taking advantage of their unique position contiguous with the world's most creative people, the Palestinians could be rich and happy." - George Gilder

"My career has sort of been characterized by taking advantage of the changes in the marketplace, sometimes by design, sometimes by accident." - Colin Callender

"I'm all about working. I'm a really hard worker, and I'm taking advantage of all those different opportunities, on the music and acting side, because I love both." - Diego Boneta

"By merely foreswearing violence and taking advantage of their unique position contiguous with the world's most creative people, the Palestinians could be rich and happy." - George Gilder

"When they talk about raising your taxes, I think raise the taxes on some of these countries that are taking advantage of the United States." - Donald Trump

"The fact is that the Chinese are taking advantage of America. And by the way, the Chinese can't even believe that they're getting away with it." - Donald Trump

"Everything that you are taking advantage of, inventing and using, is still a generation or two behind when it comes to the U.S. government." - Hillary Clinton

"People been killing each other since forever and hurting each other since forever and taking advantage of each other since forever." - Vince Staples

"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." - Mehmed Talat

"And sometime around 2 AM you end up taking advantage of yourself. Ain't no way around that. Making a scene with a magazine." - Tom Waits

"When you are writing a memoir, you have the advantage of knowing how it all ends. It's just taking your life apart and putting it together again." - Koren Zailckas

"Mandates are rarely won on election night. They are earned after Inauguration Day by leaders who spend their political capital wisely, taking advantage of events without overreaching." - Ron Fournier

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

"I really believe in my work and in no way think I'm taking advantage of anyone. I feel generous when selling my art." - Mark Kostabi

"Jumping through any hoop or taking advantage of any desperate situation that comes up just to sell a product is harmful. It is." - Trent Reznor

"First, by 2020, North America will be energy independent by taking full advantage of our oil and coal and gas and nuclear and renewables." - Mitt Romney

"That the way to achieve higher standards of living for all is through science and technology, taking advantage of better tools, methods and organization." - Charles E Wilson

"We should increase our development of alternative fuels, taking advantage of renewable resources, like using corn and sugar to produce ethanol or soybeans to produce biodiesel." - Bobby Jindal

"There are things in life that I enjoyed before music, so I'm just taking advantage of those things now that I can." - Trinidad James

"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

"Nobody ever lost money taking a profit" - Bernard Baruch

"Abortion is the taking of a life." - Mary Calderone

"Autumn is full of leave-taking." - Mary Webb

"There's nothing wrong with things taking time." - James Dyson

"She [Hillary Clinton] is the epitome of the progressive - the secular progressive movement. And she counts on the fact that people are uninformed, the Alinsky Model, taking advantage of useful idiots." - Benjamin Carson

"Neither man nor woman can be worth anything until they have discovered that they are fools. The sooner the discovery is made the better, as there is more time and power for taking advantage of it." - William Lamb Melbourne

"We have so many people who can't see a fat man standing beside a thin one without coming to the conclusion that the fat man got that way by taking advantage of the thin one!" - Ronald Reagan

"Don't you ever get the feeling that all your life is going by and you're not taking advantage of it? Do you realize you've lived nearly half the time you have to live already?" - Ernest Hemingway

"I don't believe in fate," she said at last. "But I do believe in...loopholes. I think a lot of what keeps the world going is the result of accidents - happy or otherwise - and taking advantage of these." - Robin Mckinley

"Go around asking a lot of dam fool questions and taking chances. Only through curiosity can we discover opportunities, and only by gambling can we take advantage of them." - Clarence Birdseye

"As we go forward, those who lead will be the ones taking advantage of the creativity and productivity gains available by focusing on the human, collaborative dimension, while laggards will suffer in the face of unrelenting change." - Dwight Frindt

"Our ... advantage was that we had evolved unstated but fruitful methods of collaboration ... If either of us suggested a new idea, the other, while taking it seriously, would attempt to demolish it in a candid but non-hostile manner." - Francis Crick

"Probably any successful career has X number of breaks in it, and maybe the difference between successful people and those who aren't super achievers is taking advantage of those breaks." - Joan Ganz Cooney

"I expect to see the State, which is in a position to calculate the marginal efficiency of capital-goods on long views and on the basis of the general social advantage, taking an ever greater responsibility for directly organizing investments." - John Maynard Keynes

"Neither man nor woman can be worth anything until they have discovered that they are fools. The sooner the discovery is made the better, as there is more time and power for taking advantage of it." - William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne

"Clay is moulded to make a vessel, but the utility of the vessel lies in the space where there is nothing. . . . Thus, taking advantage of what is, we recognize the utility of what is not." - Laozi

"The fence and the boundary line are the symbols of the spirit of justice. They set the limits upon each man's interest to prevent one from taking advantage of the other." - Reinhold Niebuhr

"Other countries have been taking advantage of America for decades - decades, and decades, and decades, folks. And we're not going to let that happen anymore. Not going to let it happen." - Donald Trump

"The government of Mexico is terrific. I don't blame them for what's happened. I don't blame them for taking advantage of the United States. I wish our politicians were so smart." - Donald Trump

"A big secular thing going on is technology and deflation. This is where I think millennials are getting that it is an improvement in life, and they're taking advantage of it." - Ken Moelis

"I think [millenials] are taking advantage of deflationary forces to improve their life while not maybe having to chase the nominal money that was needed to buy a whole car, a whole house, a whole couch." - Ken Moelis

"Paul Beatty for "The Sellout" sounds like a relevant story for our times. It's playful, uses deep thought and seems to be taking advantage of everything literature can do when tackling difficult issues." - Sjon

"I expect to see the State, which is in a position to calculate the marginal efficiency of capital goods on long views and on the basis of the general social advantage, taking an ever greater responsibility for directly organising investment;" - John Maynard Keynes

"I am a psychologically disabled person and it's difficult for me to get and hold down a job. When I don't work people accuse me of being lazy, taking advantage of government money" - Rhonda Byrne

"What is at a peak is certain to decline. He who shows his hand will surely be defeated. He who can prevail in battle by taking advantage of his enemy's doubts is invincible." - Cao Cao

"People need to access Skype wirelessly, no matter where they are, and what happens is that we'll be taking advantage of the rollout of Internet everywhere - WiFi and WiMax in particular." - Niklas Zennstrom

"I just really love doing what I do. I know every career is fleeting and there will be time periods when I don't get the opportunities that I'm getting right now, so I am taking advantage of them." - Leonardo Dicaprio

"We live in an increasingly sophisticated world that makes it difficult to make simple comments on stuff. There are too many people on both sides of the border who are taking advantage of circumstances and the situation." - Arlo Guthrie

"You get people talking about being worried about their art, and dances... their culture being wiped out or taken over, and yet these same people are taking advantage of their people to use them as cheap labour." - Arlo Guthrie

"What we are doing is taking advantage of the broadband Internet to provide basically unlimited free calls to anyone at a higher voice quality than they can with the phone lines." - Niklas Zennstrom

"It's that Romney is taking advantage of the government's 'free stuff,' too, and has been profiting from it handsomely for a long, long time - even as he rails about the 'free stuff' that the government provides other people." - Jennifer Granholm

"But I think the image that's thrown out on television is a bad image. Because you see players who want to imitate hip-hop stars. And the NBA is taking advantage of the situation." - Oscar Robertson

"I had the advantage of reading the book, and when the script was first submitted to me, it was just another gangster story - the east side taking over the west side and all that." - Edward G Robinson

"While America has always been and always will be a safe harbor for those being persecuted by tyrannical governments we must be vigilant to ensure those individuals are not taking advantage of America's generosity and good will." - Bill Shuster

"And we have abundant natural energy resources in the country. We haven't been taking adequate advantage of them, and we can burn coal in a clean way; we could improve the grid." - John W Snow

"If you're giving love and not receiving it, you're not in the right relationship. If you're receiving it and not giving it than you are taking advantage of the other person." - Patti Stanger

"It's too bad, but the way American people are, now that they have all this capability, instead of taking advantage of it, they'll probably just piss it all away." - Lyndon B Johnson

"...I feel like he's taking advantage of me. Advantage of my illness. He thinks he can rewrite history in any way that he likes and I will never know, never be any the wiser. But I do know. I know exactly what he's doing. And so I don't trust him. In the end he is pushing me away, Dr. Nash. Ruining everything." - S.J. Watson

"...I feel like he's taking advantage of me. Advantage of my illness. He thinks he can rewrite history in any way that he likes and I will never know, never be any the wiser. But I do know. I know exactly what he's doing. And so I do' trust him. In the end he is pushing me away, Dr. Nash. Ruining everything." - S.J. Watson

"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

"It's about taking advantage of the opportunities you have right now, and right now we're in a position where you call somebody and they're willing to pick up and take the call because they're a fan, you have to take advantage of that and have a chance to capitalize on your ideas." - Dwyane Wade

"Home advantage gives you an advantage" - Bobby Robson

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

"I'm not against taking shots, but I am against taking bad shots." - Henry Iba

"Yes, risk-taking is inherently failure-prone. Otherwise, it would be called sure-thing-taking." - Jim Mcmahon

"I'm taking one for the team, Like Martin Luther King, taking one for a dream" - Method Man

"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

"For me, the main thing is spontaneity & taking chances." - Dave Kikoski

"The biggest risk is not taking any risk." - Mark Zuckerberg

"Sport, like all of life, is about taking your chances." - Roger Bannister

"We're not dropping out here, we're infiltrating and taking over." - Terence Mckenna

"Revolution is just one crowd taking power from another." - John Updike

"He's got a ring, so I'm taking home the trophy." - Shaquille O'Neal

"Leadership - leadership is about taking responsibility, not making excuses." - Mitt Romney

"I love being with someone, taking care of someone." - Marian Seldes

"I'm actually taking advantage of my time off. You know, I had a film that was pushed, so I'm home spending time with my family, going to the gym and actually enjoying taking care of myself...This year has been great for me because I've learned how to relax. The last three years have been amazing but kind of crazy. So I don't know, I feel grounded. I feel really good." - Eva Mendes

"I'm actually taking advantage of my time off. You know, I had a film that was pushed, so I'm home spending time with my family, going to the gym and actually enjoying taking care of myself...This year has been great for me because I"ve learned how to relax. The last three years have been amazing but kind of crazy. So I do' know, I feel grounded. I feel really good." - Eva Mendes

"A lot of the Russian economy is built around people who are one way or another milking the state and taking money from the state and recycling it into their private bank accounts. And there are a lot of people who are taking advantage of that, so it's not just one person. It's a kind of web of people doing that, and that's how the system stays in power and how people stay in control." - Anne Applebaum

"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

"I think it's helpful for kids to know that their parents weren't perfect, that they messed up and learned from their mistakes. So be open about some of your own struggles or express gratitude that your kids are taking advantage of the opportunities they have instead of squandering many of them, the way you did." - Emily Yoffe

"The old adage, 'If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is' isn't always correct. In fact, the suspicion, cynicism, and doubt that are inherent in this belief can and does keep people from taking advantage of excellent opportunities." - Richard Carlson



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