Coaches And Players Quotes by Duffy Daugherty, Mike Krzyzewski, Vince Lombardi, Theodore Roosevelt, Lou Holtz, Bo Jackson and many others.
Football isn’t a contact sport, it’s a collision sport.
I have a rule on my team: When we talk to one another, we look each other right in the eye, because I think it’s tough to lie to somebody. You give respect to somebody.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
We didn’t lose the game; we just ran out of time.
Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.
Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Excellence is the unlimited ability to improve the quality of what you have to offer.
The most important quality I look for in a player is accountability. You’ve got to be accountable for who you are. It’s too easy to blame things on someone else.
Great teamwork is the only way we create the breakthroughs that define our careers.
A person really doesn’t become whole, until he becomes a part of something that’s bigger than himself.
The mentality of coaches and players alike [in Bundesliga]. It’s all about winning.
One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it.
Recognize and reward players who put the team first, not just the gifted ones.