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William Morris
So long as the system of competition in the production and exchange of the means of life goes on, the degradation of the arts will go on; and if that system is to last for ever, then art is doomed, and will surely die; that is to say, civilization will die.
William Morris
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Nobody could fly an airplane commercially on any route without specific permission from the Civil Aeronautics Board, and price competition, cutting prices, was illegal.
Alfred Kahn
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[He'd better be, because the new space race already is under way and competition is shaping up as fierce. Rutan's chief rival may ultimately be Elon Musk. A former Internet mogul who in 2002 sold his online payment company, PayPal, to eBay for $1.5 billion in stock, Musk now runs SpaceX in El Segundo, Calif., which is developing an orbital space vehicle. Musk notes that making it into orbit requires going eight times faster and producing 65 times more rocket energy than a suborbital vehicle like SpaceShipOne. Musk has already put more than $50 million into SpaceX and says he is prepared to invest $50 million more. He expects it to take at least five years to get passengers into orbit. In the meantime, SpaceX is generating revenue by booking orders to launch satellites; its first such launch is scheduled for January.] Our earned revenue will be $35 million after a little more than two years of operation, ... By comparison, the X-Prize was a one-off of $10 million, and it took Burt something like five years to do it.
Elon Musk
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Competition is the final price determinant and competitive prices may result in profits which force you to accept a rate of return less than you hoped for, or for that matter to accept temporary losses.
Alfred Sloan
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We still have to look at our competition. I'm sure they were not as flat out as they could have been and it's a long drive [today].
Allan McNish
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This competition will develop the services in the country. Everybody participating in this competition is a winner.
Allan Palmer
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Our kids will play anyone. They've scheduled some of the toughest competition in the country. When you don't have playoffs, a game like this gives our players something to look forward to as they close out their careers.
Gene Taylor
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The generic industry has been under considerable pressure over the last several months due to increased competition and aggressive tactics by brand companies seeking to delay the introduction of generic products, and these new initiatives are designed to reduce our exposure to these trends.
Allen Chao
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I was talking about cutting back to maybe 24 tournaments. But I wasn't talking like that because of the competition or because I didn't think I could win. Nothing could be further from the truth. I still have that desire, it's as much as ever.
Allen Doyle
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It was a very tough year for the 110m hurdles. Every competition is like a World Championships final,
Allen Johnson
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Yogi Berra
It's never happened in the World Series competition, and it still hasn't.
Yogi Berra
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Kobe Bryant
I'm playing against great players, playing against the best in the world. The competition - that's what I've always wanted.
Kobe Bryant
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Looking towards the World Cup, if we are going to create competition for World Cup places now is the appropriate time.
John Bracewell
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Kofi Annan
In a world of intense economic competition, shifting populations and shrinking distances, the pressures of living together with people of different cultures and different beliefs from one's own are very real,
Kofi Annan
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It's hard to say how we fit in with this league because the competition is totally different. We've never played a lot of these teams.
Allison Maire
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It's an odd arrangement of competition and cooperation, ... Because [the joint venture] is Netscape branded, they're hoping to build the Netscape brand rather than the Excite brand.
Andrea Williams
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In general there's been more competition among jurisdictions than overt cooperation.
Michael Enright
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It is competition and cooperation... we must build a mature relationship under which we may see friction and cooperation coexisting.
Hidenao Nakagawa
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We've been struggling against the bigger schools, but it will gear us up for the competition we'll face in our classification (Class 2A).
Alvin James
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This meet will give us a good look-see at where we stand in the Big Ten competition. We will be able to test the waters and challenge our team a little more than we did last weekend.
Jack Warner
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I will say one thing: it probably took us more time to discuss it (at preliminary competition committee meetings) and all the different aspects of it this year than any year I can remember in the past. But it is one that has drawn a lot of media attention, and I think the league and the teams have talked a lot about it. We certainly talked a lot about it, and then when we get to Orlando, we'll obviously tell you what our position was. But for now, I'll just say that it is one that's definitely sparked interest.
Rich McKay
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Dylan is a holding midfielder that comes to us from a tremendous club program. We will have some competition there next season and he will provide depth in that area.
Jay Vidovich
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We do feel that the competition is closing in on us but we had a pretty dominant run in the spring and I think there's room for improvement. We're going to start with the same set-up we used in June and then try some new things to see what works best. We need to get the momentum back that we had in the first half of the year and this could be the race to do it.
Doug Richert
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There's a lot of competition between us. Being siblings and being on the same team, we get pretty competitive, especially since we swim the same stroke [butterfly]. But we do push each other to do better and work hard at practice.
Katie Cutrell
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There was some pretty tough competition for only seven teams being there and it was a pretty challenging course. Cameron ran well but the rest dropped off.
Jeff Smith
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For my first pretty big international competition and the Olympics, I think I did pretty well. Medals aren't everything. It's all about you going out there and having a good time. I feel proud of myself.
Kimmie Meissner
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I think the competition in that space is pretty fierce.
Melissa Bane
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The competition is tougher than ever. The days of us fielding eight or so horses for the UAE Derby and coming first, second and third are over.
Simon Crisford
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Jack Nicklaus
In the spirit of the game, my guys have agreed that we will share the Cup, ... Competition is about goodwill.
Jack Nicklaus
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[Hence, in competition with Asians, white Australians have a fatal genetic flaw.] Western-style 'old boy' preference networks, ... are only weakly ethnic in character, and thus, permeable, making them no match for the institutionally directed, in-group solidarity or 'ethnic nepotism' practised by other groups.
Andrew Fraser
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