seize the moment


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seize the moment

To take full advantage of life's opportunities whenever and wherever they present themselves; to live life to one's full potential. I've tried to get the most out of life by always seizing the moment. That's how I ended up living in Europe and fell in love with your father!
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This is our golden opportunity, so please seize the moment and speak up for our sport as we all join together as a united front - trainers, owners and sports fans, you deserve a better deal.
So I say we should seize the moment - because never before have I seen a world so willing to come together.
This new era of manufacturing new technologies that will help us tackle climate change is there for the North East to seize the moment and I think it will.
GARY NEVILLE has given England a rousing pre-Euro 2004 rallying call by insisting that now is the time to seize the moment and win a major tournament.
He said: 'Trade ministers need to seize the moment and continue the process they all signed up to in Doha.
A golden opportunity awaits the Legislature when it reconvenes to seize the moment and roll back the most harmful tax increase in Pennsylvania history and to rein-in Governor Casey's out-of-control Department of Revenue.
Our self-imposed rule to exclude SPX stocks from this column if they trade at less than $5 per share usually rules out Ciena (NASDAQ:CIEN), but since the stock is back above the threshold for the first time since April 2004, I'm going to seize the moment.
So I say we should seize the moment because never before have I seen a world so willing to come together.
Mark Hughes' men stand on the verge of football history -and tonight they must seize the moment.
As the Government reviews its Export Credits Guarantee Department (ECGD), the CBI says it should seize the moment to give UK businesses the same level of help on export credit afforded to companies in countries like Germany, France and America.
The Government was urged yesterday by the CBI to seize the moment and give UK businesses the same level of help on export credits as firms in Germany, France and the US.
So did he seize the moment and move with bold resolution to get liberal programs enacted?
Whether the more encouraging near-term outlook can be carried forward to improvements in the credit over the medium term will depend upon the extent to which the government is able to seize the moment and advance reforms to public finances.
Somehow, ESPN Classic failed to seize the moment by airing a Brian Dennehy retrospective as part of its `Somewhat Recognizable Thespians of the 20th Century'' series hosted by that selndulgent squishy guy from ``Inside the Actors' Studio.