advantage Quotes

Youve got to take advantage of those guys outside. Its frustrating.
 
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— Lee Evans
A lot of times in this business, we are taking advantage of hot times in our career to do a lot of TV and a lot of radio and that sort of thing, and George is able to be so humble that he can get away with not doing those things.
 
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— Lee Ann Womack
Democracy is made up of three elements. One is whether the laws support pluralistic principles. The second is whether the people take advantage of these laws. The third element is whether the peoples' wallets are thick enough to benefit from this democracy.
 
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— Lech Walesa
The man above has given me some unbelievable abilities to play the game of basketball. I just try to take advantage of it every night. I got the trust of my teammates and my coaching staff to go in there and let it go.
 
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— LeBron James
We try to be real nice and friendly to people, but sometimes they take advantage of that.
 
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— Layne Staley
Every medium has its advantages and weaknesses and there are many things I can put down on paper that I might not be able to put into film or into a stage performance. In each form, one can communicate powerfully in different ways.
 
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— Lawrence Wright
When a man is discontented with himself, it has one advantage - that it puts him into an excellent frame of mind for making a bargain.
 
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— Laurence Sterne
The advantage of modern means of communication is they enable you to worry about things in all of the world
 
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— Laurence J. Peter
I present the thing we're going to do as a simple starting point. They all know it's an art piece and that it's all going to be recorded. And I have never had an experience where one of these men tried to take advantage of the situation. If they were guilty of anything it was of being lonely. It was never that they were violent or dangerous.
 
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— Laurel Nakadate
I was so fortunate. My parents lived lives of service. They helped other people, that was their second nature; it came to them so naturally. It wasn't forced. This is their character, and it's a big advantage I have, being raised by people like this, having a secure and stable life, and a lot of love and encouragement.
 
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— Laura Bush
It's a huge advantage to have parents who read to you. And it's an advantage that lasts a lifetime.
 
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— Laura Bush
It's becoming a day-to-day struggle between bears and bulls. Once oil and yields move to highs, the bears take advantage. Those are the twin dreadnoughts of the market. But earnings news has been strong and has kept bulls on top.
 
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— Larry Wachtel
It's joyful to give. But for people who want to take advantage of you, you're kind of an easy mark.
 
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— Larry King
I've made a lot of mistakes. I've bonded with some people who use you, and some people that take advantage of you.
 
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— Larry King
I'm happy with my career but I could have been happier if I could have been treated like a champion should have been treated because management and fighters take advantage of fighters.
 
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— Larry Holmes
When you find errors in conventional wisdom-when everyone says A and A is not true-you gain competitive advantage. Only a few times do you have to find errors in conventional wisdom to make a living.
 
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— Larry Ellison
The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the world. Through this I know the advantage of taking no action.
 
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— Laozi
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.
 
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— Laozi
Clay is molded to form a cup, But it is on its non-being that the utility of the cup depends. Doors and windows are cut out to make a room, But it is on its non-being that the utility of the room depends. Therefore turn being into advantage, and turn non-being into utility.
 
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— Laozi
We put thirty spokes to make a wheel: But it is on the hole in the center that the use of the cart hinges. We make a vessel from a lump of clay; But it is the empty space within the vessel that makes it useful. We make doors and windows for a room; But it is the empty spaces that make the room livable. Thus, while existence has advantages, It is the emptiness that makes it useful.
 
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— Laozi
I have been dealing with claims that I cheated and had an unfair advantage in winning my seven Tours since 1999.
 
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— Lance Armstrong
I move very well. Being able to go at different types of players, that's where I have an advantage.
 
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— LaMarcus Aldridge
Sometimes your worst hits in life wind up being your best advantage. If only you could believe that when you're getting hit.
 
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— Laila Ali
As a result, the highly civilized man can endure incomparably more than the savage, whether of moral or physical strain. Being better able to control himself under all circumstances, he has a great advantage over the savage.
 
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— Lafcadio Hearn
With my size and speed, my ability to make moves and great vision, I'm sometimes feel like it's an unfair advantage over the defense.
 
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— LaDainian Tomlinson
I've tried Botox, I've tried them all. I'm definitely not one of those people who says, 'You shouldn't do this.' Everyone can individually do what they want. For all time women have wanted to, for the most part, look their best. It's just that what we have available to us today is what it is today and if you want to take advantage of it, yeah.
 
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— Kylie Minogue
The advantage of wisdom is that you can play dumb. The opposite is more difficult.
 
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— Kurt Tucholsky
Man must at all costs overcome the Earth's gravity and have, in reserve, the space at least of the Solar System. All kinds of danger wait for him on the Earth. . . . We have said a great deal about the advantages of migration into space, but not all can be said or even imagined.
 
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— Konstantin Tsiolkovsky
All the advantages that man has gained from his ever-deepening understanding of the natural world that surrounds him, his technological, chemical and medical progress, all of which should seem to alleviate human suffering... tends instead to favor humanity's destruction.
 
— Konrad Lorenz
The Lord had the wonderful advantage of being able to work alone. Answering why he had not implemented organizational reforms after five months when 'God created the universe in seven day
 
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— Kofi Annan
I realize now that there's a strength in dunking that I can use to my advantage. When you dunk all the time it isn't as demoralizing to the opponent, but when you dunk at a key moment in the game you can use it to change the momentum.
 
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— Kobe Bryant
There are some people who cannot help giving. Why? Because they experience a real psychological pleasure in doing so. They don't do it with an eye to their own advantage, they do it on the quiet; they detest doing it openly because that would take away some of the satisfaction. They do it in secret, with quick trembling hands, their breasts rocked by a spiritual well being which they do not themselves understand.
 
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— Knut Hamsun
The only advantage I have found in being Jewish is that I can be openly anti-Semitic.
 
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— Kirk Douglas
My kids never had the advantages I had. I was born poor.
 
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— Kirk Douglas
Being seventy has its advantages. I was outspoken before, but now what have I got to keep quiet about?
 
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— Kirk Douglas
Writers should take advantage of their surroundings, if only to trigger memories that juice their writing.
 
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— Kirby Wright
Of course, I do have a slight advantage over the rest of you. It helps in a pinch to be able to remind your bride that you gave up a throne for her.
 
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— King Edward VIII
There's another advantage to being poor - a doctor will cure you faster.
 
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— Kin Hubbard
The father-son thing, that's a separate thing. This film [Forsaken] was not about that. This was a film about two actors wanting to try and tell a story... and taking advantage of the fact that we looked like a father and son.
 
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— Kiefer Sutherland
Talented people can predict with great accuracy what's about to happen just a tiny bit ahead of their competitors. It might be two seconds ahead, or two hundredths of a second, or two days. Napoleon on an eighteenth century battlefield had something more like a two-day advantage. Wayne Gretzky in a hockey game was probably a second ahead of everyone else on the ice.
 
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— Kevin Maney