to go for in a quote

"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great."

"If you have to fight a crowd of boys, it's best to go for the biggest one. That way you won't have to fight them all. The others will see that you mean business and you will win their respect."

"The more you make fun of yourself and don't try to go for any kind of respect, the more people seem to respect you."

"What I respect as far as in myself and in others is the spirit of just doing it. For better or worse, it may work and it may not, but I'm going to go for it. Ultimately I probably prefer to be respected for that than whether it works out or not, either winning or losing."

"So the Marine Corps really did teach me to conquer fear, and then to go for higher causes, higher purposes."

"I'm a big fan of small business ownership. I think it's the backbone of American innovation. But to be successful, you first have to have the courage to go for it."

"There was never a nation great until it came to the knowledge that it had nowhere in the world to go for help."

"TV is sort of the only way to go for an actress my age to make a decent salary with independent films, you just can't."

"I tend to go for women with common sense. Being down to earth stands out more than looks."

"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great."

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