“Great minds talk about ideas, average minds talk about events, and small minds talk about people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
You can’t let praise or criticism get to you. It’s a weakness to get caught up in either one. -John Wooden
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
If you can’t beat them–join them? No, it should be: if you can’t beat them..study them! Why are they beating you?
If you aren’t fired with enthusiasm, you will be fired with enthusiasm. -Vince Lombardi
“The key is not to prioritise what’s on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.” – Stephen Covey
“I’d like to think the best of me is still hiding up my sleeve.”
If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over? -John Wooden
Opportunity does not knock. It presents itself when you beat down the door.
“Begin each day, as if it were on purpose.” – Hitch
“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
You don’t get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour. – Jim Rohn
Need to constantly re-evaluate myself and strengthen my weaknesses.
Mentors build mentors. Leaders build leaders.
Interesting freshmen phenomenon: Some respond well to challenge/criticism and thrive. Others shrink away and make excuses.
“Never tell me ‘the sky’s the limit’ when there are footprints on the moon …
“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“To win it all, a team has to be obsessive about the fundamentals and the little things.” – Joe Gibbs
“Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.”
“Don’t mistake activity for achievement.” – John Wooden
Make everyday your masterpiece.
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle
“Teams that play in March, are getting better now.”
Repetition is the father of learning.
“You must always remember one thing, your greatest weapon is your mind.”
“Long term success is achieved by not trading it for short term pleasure.”
“I’m going to teach you to bite as a puppy, so when you become a dog, your bite is even more powerful.” – Chris Gray
“Today’s opportunities erase yesterday’s failures.”
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison
It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up. – Babe Ruth
“It takes one person to fail, and it takes everyone to be successful.” – Shaka Smart
To be special, requires a special effort.
Never a failure, always a lesson.