We are living in a competitive world and have to perform better than others to achieve success. We also believe that it is success that brings happiness. We assume that if we can take care of success then success, itself, will take care of happiness. Therefore, people keep chasing success all through their lives as they consider happiness to be its by-product.
If you hold a candle close to you, its flame rises. And if you hold it away from you, its flame shrinks. The same way you hold a candle close to you, keep all your plans, aspirations, projects, and dreams close to you too. Do not share your plans or goals until you complete them, because as you hold your candle away from you — envy, jealousy, and resentment may put out your flame before it grows.
Now and then, always be cutthroat or you'll be brushed aside.
Admission to the National Academy is highly competitive and selective.
Consider this: alms aside, Wikipedia is fueled by competitive pedantry and emo-ness. How great is that?
Amazon creating GameOn could be a very good introduction into competitive gaming.
An enterprise that is constantly exploring new horizons is likely to have a competitive advantage in attracting and retaining talent.
To dissociate politicians from capitalists is slightly disingenuous, to put it mildly. U.S. lawmakers are competitive and auction themselves to the highest bidder via the lobby system.
Women's badminton has become so competitive.
Competitive bodybuilding is a niche sport, but bodybuilding is for everybody.
The ultimate competitive advantage is being cognitive.
Man is by nature competitive, combative, ambitious, jealous, envious, and vengeful.
If you don't have a competitive advantage, don't compete.
I'm quite a competitive person, so I do quite like to win.
Ever since I was a little kid, I was competitive.
Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
Innovation is the new competitive advantage.
I am a very competitive person.
I'm not really a competitive person, and I'm not naturally comfortable in front of people.
I'm a competitive person.