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10 Motivational Coaching Quotes 7-8-11


1. “There’s a lot of blood, sweat and guts between dreams and success.”

2. “I make my practices real hard because if a player is a quitter, I want him to quit in practice, not in a game.”

3. “When you make a mistake, there are only three things you should ever do about it:    1. Admit it   2. Learn from it.  3. Don’t repeat it.”

4. “Never quit.  It is the easiest cop-out in the world.  Set a goal and don’t quit until you attain it.  When you do attain it, set another goal, and don’t quit until you reach it. Never quit.”

5. “In a crisis, don’t hide behind anything or anybody.  They are going to find you anyway.”

6. “How many people watch you give a final exam?  Well, I have 50,000 watch me give mine – every Saturday!”

7. “I’ll put you through hell, but at the end of it all we’ll be champions.

8. “There’s no substitute for guts.”

9. “In life, you’ll have your back up against the wall many times.  You might as well get used to it.”

10. Three Rules of Coaching:  “Surround yourself with people who can’t live without football.  Recognize winners.  They come in all forms. Have a plan for everything.”


10 Motivational Coaching Quotes 6-20

1. Happiness begins where selfishness ends. ~ John Wooden

2. It isn’t what you do, but how you do it. ~ John Wooden

3. It’s not so important who starts the game but who finishes it. ~ John Wooden

4. It’s the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.                           ~ John Wooden

5. It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts. ~ John Wooden

6. Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful. ~ John Wooden

7. Never make predictions, especially about the future. ~ Casey Stengel

8. The trick is growing up without growing old. ~ Casey Stengel

9. When you are younger you get blamed for crimes you never committed and when you’re older you begin to get credit for virtues you never possessed. It evens itself out.     ~ Casey Stengel

10. You never lose a game if the opponent doesn’t score. ~ Darrell Royal