Contest Related Quotes



It's probably the toughest distance race in the world to win. World class runners from 1500m to the marathon contest it and instead of just three runners from each country, like in the Olympics or World Championships, in the senior men's race there are nine.

Paul Tergat


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I think George W. Bush has a warm, engaging personality. But, you know, the presidency is more than just a popularity contest.

Al Gore


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I'm not a big fan of the thought that you can become a star by winning a contest. I'm sort of old-fashioned. I think people need to get out there and they need to work and they need to do their music because they love it. If they become successful, then great, and if they are not, whatever.

Rob Zombie


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You can't enter a contest emotionally charged. It clouds your judgment, it clouds your reaction.

Conor Mcgregor


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When I was 14, I entered British Vogue's annual talent contest and got a special mention. I went up to London to meet the editors and wrote about it in my high school magazine.

Hamish Bowles


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War is always a contest of words as well as of wounds.

Samuel Moyn


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The trouble with having a stubbornness contest with your kids is that they have your stubbornness gene.

Robert Breault


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“It should be the thing never to mention unfairness of judging when defeated in a contest.”

Sir Robert Baden-powell


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Gore will not win a popularity contest, he will not win a personality contest, but he can win an idealogical battle, and he can win a battle of experience.

Susan Estrich


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“Frame or be framed. Choice is your contest.”

Lily Chatterjee


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