Inspirational Quotes Page
“Forget about style; worry about results.”
-Bobby Orr
“A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals. “
-Larry Bird
“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.”
-Michelangelo
“You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing. “
-Arthur Ashe
“I always remember an epitaph which is in the cemetery at Tombstone, Arizona. It says: 'Here lies Jack Williams. He done his damnedest.' I think that is the greatest epitaph a man can have - When he gives everything that is in him to do the job he has before him. That is all you can ask of him and that is what I have tried to do. “
-Harry S Truman 33rd president of US (1884 - 1972)
“When you feel in your gut what you are and then dynamically pursue it - don't back down and don't give up - then you're going to mystify a lot of folks. “
-Bob Dylan US singer & songwriter (1941 - )
“The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done. “
-Allard Lowenstein, O Magazine, September 2002
“It's not the hours you put in your work that counts, it's the work you put in the hours. “
-Sam Ewing
“If you don’t practice one day you will know. Two days, your critics will know. Three days, your audience will know.”
-Unknown
"The difference between a boss and a leader: a boss says, 'Go!' - a leader says, 'Let's go!'"
-E. M. Kelly
“Don’t ever let good enough be good enough.”
-Bill Parcells
“Well done is always better than well said.”
-Tom Brady
“One of the beautiful things about baseball is that every once in a while you come into a situation where you want to, and where you have to, reach down and prove something.”
-Nolan Ryan
"I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate."
-George Burns
“The mercenaries will always beat the draftees, but the volunteers will crush them both.”
-Chuck Noll
"I could have played another year, but I would have been playing for the money, and baseball deserves better than that."
-George Brett
"To be a leader, you have to make people want to follow you, and nobody wants to follow someone who doesn't know where he is going. "
-Joe Namath
"Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome."
-Booker T. Washington US educator (1856 - 1915)
"Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true."
-Leon J. Suenes
"Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. "
-Robert Collier
"It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, "Always do what you are afraid to do."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
"So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable. "
-Christopher Reeve, From speech at Democratic National Convention, August 1996

"To succeed...You need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you. "
-Tony Dorsett
1   2   3     5   6
"There are not traffic jams along the extra mile."
-Roger Staubach
"Ask not what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive... then go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive."
-Howard Thurman