Quotes containing word "ahead"

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Sell also: before, beforehand, forward, forwards, leading, onward, onwards

Definitions and meanings of word "ahead"

• Adj: having the leading position or higher score in a contest; examples: "he is ahead by a pawn", "the leading team in the pennant race"

• Adv: at or in the front; examples: "I see the lights of a town ahead", "the road ahead is foggy", "staring straight ahead", "we couldn't see over the heads of the people in front", "with the cross of Jesus marching on before"

• Adv: toward the future; forward in time; examples: "I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring", "I look forward to seeing you"

• Adv: in a forward direction; examples: "go ahead", "the train moved ahead slowly", "the boat lurched ahead", "moved onward into the forest", "they went slowly forward in the mud"

• Adv: ahead of time; in anticipation; examples: "when you pay ahead (or in advance) you receive a discount", "We like to plan ahead", "should have made reservations beforehand"

• Adv: to a more advanced or advantageous position; examples: "a young man sure to get ahead", "pushing talented students ahead"

• Adv: to a different or a more advanced time (meaning advanced either toward the present or toward the future); examples: "moved the appointment ahead from Tuesday to Monday", "pushed the deadline ahead from Tuesday to Wednesday"

• Adv: leading or ahead in a competition; examples: "the horse was three lengths ahead going into the home stretch", "ahead by two pawns", "our candidate is in the lead in the polls", "way out front in the race", "the advertising campaign put them out front in sales"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "ahead"

Chris Christie
3 quotes about ahead
American Politician
Born Thursday 6 September 1962
Katharine Hepburn
3 quotes about ahead
American Actress
Sunday 12 May 1907 - Sunday 29 June 2003
Brian Mulroney
one quote about ahead
Canadian Statesman, Leader
Born Monday 20 March 1939
Garry Kasparov
2 quotes about ahead
Russian Writer, Celebrity, Politician, Athlete
Born Saturday 13 April 1963
Lou Holtz
2 quotes about ahead
American Author, Coach, Speaker
Born Wednesday 6 January 1937
Will Rogers
one quote about ahead
American Actor
Tuesday 4 November 1879 - Thursday 15 August 1935
Winston Churchill
2 quotes about ahead
English Statesman, Leader, Politician
Monday 30 November 1874 - Sunday 24 January 1965
Zachary Quinto
2 quotes about ahead
American Actor, Producer
Born Thursday 2 June 1977
Clint Eastwood
2 quotes about ahead
American Actor, Politician, Producer, Director, Composer
Born Saturday 31 May 1930
Stevie Ray Vaughan
2 quotes about ahead
American Writer, Leader, Musician, Producer, Songwriter
Sunday 3 October 1954 - Monday 27 August 1990
Davy Crockett
2 quotes about ahead
American Politician, Soldier, Explorer
Thursday 17 August 1786 - Sunday 6 March 1836
Joe Dante
one quote about ahead
American Actor, Producer, Director
Born Thursday 28 November 1946

I would go to them and I would explain this is the price of going forward. We're going to move ahead in all these other areas. We're moving ahead in tax reform and GST, we are moving ahead on trade, but this will not be done at the cost of the environment.

Brian Mulroney

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This world is clearly emerging before our eyes. The shifts ahead, the opportunities ahead are massive.

Carly Fiorina

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I don't think you can ever be ahead of your time with cynicism about that subject. No, I don't think it was ahead of its time. I think it was very much a product of its time.

Joe Dante

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Winning isn't getting ahead of others. It's getting ahead of yourself.

Roger Staubach

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Golf isn't first on my list anymore. There are a lot of things ahead of golf and I have to go ahead and do those things so I can play golf. I'm tired of hurting. Tired of fighting pain.

Fuzzy Zoeller

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Today, the biggest challenge we must meet is the one we present to ourselves. To not become a nation that places entitlement ahead of accomplishment. To not become a country that places comfortable lies ahead of difficult truths. To not become a people that thinks so little of ourselves that we demand no sacrifice from each other.

Chris Christie

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Naturally enough when I was a young dancer, I was terribly anxious to get ahead, and to get ahead quickly. I was impatient with all those older people who talked of the long grind to the top, who turned me down for jobs I knew I could do.

Anna Neagle

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Organizing ahead of time makes the work more enjoyable. Chefs cut up the onions and have the ingredients lined up ahead of time and have them ready to go. When everything is organized you can clean as you go and it makes everything so much easier and fun.

Anne Burrell

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We are thinking ahead to long-term care, aware that many folks don't plan ahead and won't be ready. We want to see to it that people will have choices.

Christine Gregoire

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I'm still number one and I just recently won a major tournament ahead of my toughest rivals so I think I had a few years ahead of me if I decided to stay.

Garry Kasparov

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Sometimes you have to understand that you push ahead, there's going to be a lot of flak, there's going to be a lot of dogs barking, but the wagon train moves ahead.

Juan Williams

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Planning ahead is a measure of class. The rich and even the middle class plan for future generations, but the poor can plan ahead only a few weeks or days.

Gloria Steinem

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The fellow that can only see a week ahead is always the popular fellow, for he is looking with the crowd. But the one that can see years ahead, he has a telescope but he can't make anybody believe that he has it.

Will Rogers

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Being one step ahead of a fashion trend is not so important to me. What matters is to always forge ahead.

Sonia Rykiel

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Getting ahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, go so much further than people with vastly superior talent.

Sophia Loren

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The life ahead can only be glorious if you learn to live in total harmony with the Lord.

Sai Baba

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I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.

H. G. Wells

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You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.

Lou Holtz

Words: never, get, ahead, long, try
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Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.

Les Brown

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America is the land of the second chance - and when the gates of the prison open, the path ahead should lead to a better life.

George W. Bush

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