Famous quotes containing the word compete:

    The novel can’t compete with cars, the movies, television, and liquor. A guy who’s had a good feed and tanked up on good wine gives his old lady a kiss after supper and his day is over. Finished.
    Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1894–1961)

    As a comforter, philosophy cannot compete with a good dinner.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    No doubt you were extremely beautiful as a young girl, but your youth could never compete with your age now.
    Charlie Chaplin (1889–1977)