Key Sports Hero Quotes to Change Your Life!

1- “100% of the shots you don’t take, never go in.” – Wayne Gretzky, Hall of Fame Hockey Player

2- “You are never a loser until you quit trying.” – Mike Ditka, Hall of Fame Football coach & player

3- “Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do!” – Coach John Wooden

4- Life’s battles don’t always go to the stronger or faster. Sooner or later he who wins, is he who thinks he can win! – Vice Lombardi

5- “If I’ve learned nothing else, it’s that time and practice equal achievement” – Andre Agassi, Tennis great

6- “I motivate players through communication, being honest with them, having them respect and appreciate your ability and your help.” – Tommy Lasorda, LA Dodgers, Manager

7- “There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.” – Roger Staubach, former Quarterback Dallas Cowboys

8- “Never let the fear of “striking out” get in your way.” – Babe Ruth, Baseball Great

9- “Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.” – Coach John Wooden

10- “Failures are expected by losers, ignored by winners.” – Joe Gibbs, Coach Washington Redskins.

11- “Keeping ridiculous hours doesn’t mean you’ll be successful.” – Tony Dungy, former coach Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl Champions

12- “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give. He believed in me.” – Coach Jim Valvano, North Carolina State NCAA Basketball Champions

13- “Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – A commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek!” – Mario Andretti, Champion Race Car Driver

14- “Don’t be average. It’s the worst of the best and the best of the worst.” – Dale Murphy, Atlanta Braves former All-start Center Fielder

15- “I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls NBA great.

15 Key Hero Quotes Conclusion

That’s the fifteen. They should be reread often to get them deeply ingrained in your personality. Following these will help guide young people in  the the correct direction for their lives.


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