Athletes advice for success and teamwork






September 29, 2004
" The fact that we have failed before in trying should not deter us from trying again.
It will not deter me."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Martha Crentsil --- Accra, Ghana

September 29, 2004
" Most people achieved their greatest success one step beyond what looked like their greatest failure."
Brian Tracy

September 27, 2004
" Achievement is not when you complete what you wanted to do, but when you accomplish what you dreamed of doing."
Copyright © 2004 John Glueck

September 27, 2004
" My thoughts before a big race are usually pretty simple. I tell myself: Get out of the blocks, run your race, stay relaxed. If you run your race, you'll win. Channel your energy. Focus."
Carl Lewis

September 22, 2004
" Just do what you do best."
Red Auerbach

September 20, 2004
" Good teams become great ones, when the members trust each other enough to surrender the me for the we."
Phil Jackson --- Submitted by Diana T., Age 16 --- Utah
This quote taught me the true meaning of selflessness and trusting every single player on your team without the slightest doubt in your heart.

September 20, 2004
" I always felt that my greatest asset was not my physical ability; it was my mental ability."
Bruce Jenner

September 15, 2004
" We are not in a position in which we have nothing to work with. We already have capacities, talents, direction, missions, callings."
Abraham Maslow

September 15, 2004
" It is not so important who starts the game but who finishes it."
John Wooden

September 13, 2004
" No power on earth can stop an idea whose time has come."
Victor Hugo --- Submitted by Amiya Sharma --- Delhi, India

September 13, 2004
" When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality."
Joe Paterno

September 8, 2004
" Courage is not a lack of fear, but the ability to act while facing fear."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by K.C., Age 16 --- California

September 8, 2004
" Teamwork is what the Green Bay Packers were all about. They didn't do it for individual glory. They did it because they loved one another."
Vince Lombardi

September 4, 2004
" Victories are for the present; lessons learned are for a lifetime."
Copyright © 2004 Che' Jones, College Basketball Coach

September 4, 2004
" Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish."
Jean De La Fontaine



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