A disciplined person is one who follows the will of the one who gives the orders.
We run to win, not just to be in the race.
I'm not afraid to die - it's just that I had so much left to do in this world.
The difference between men is in energy, in the strong will, in the settled purpose and in the invincible determination.
Character is just another word for having a perfectly disciplined and educated will. A person can make his own character by blending these elements with an intense desire to achieve excellence. Everyone is different in what I will call magnitude, but the capacity to achieve character is still the same.
If you can shrug off a loss, you can't be a winner.
Why did I choose Washington among offers from other cities? Because it is the capital of the world.
They'd better be physically tough when they start pulling on their football pants.
Go back through football, and you will see that the team with the best defense wins.
Nobody wants to give up good players.
Some guys play with their heads. That's okay. You've got to be smart to be number one in any business. But more importantly, you've got to play with your heart, with every fiber of your body.
Every time a football player goes to ply his trade, he's got to play from the ground up - from the soles of his feet right up to his head. Every inch of him has to play.
I've never been with a losing team in my life, and I don't think I'll start now.
I'll put the Packers' best players on defense. It's best for a team and good for its morale.
The will to win is the only thing.
Battles are won in the hearts of men.
You don't do things right once in a while. You do things right all the time.
Leadership rests not only upon ability, not only upon capacity; having the capacity to lead is not enough. The leader must be willing to use it. His leadership is then based on truth and character. There must be truth in the purpose and will power in the character.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
There's only one way to succeed in anything, and that is to give it everything.
The joy is in creating, not maintaining.
The challenge of every team is to build a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another because the question is usually not how well each person performs, but how well they work together.
Don't succumb to excuses. Go back to the job of making the corrections and forming the habits that will make your goal possible.
Success rests not only on ability, but upon commitment, loyalty, and pride.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow. Every job is a self portrait of the person who did it ... Autograph your work with excellence.
If you really want something , you can have it if you're willing to pay the price. And the price means you have to work better and harder than the next guy.
Second place is meaningless. You can't always be first, but you have to believe that you should have been - that you were never beaten - that time just ran out on you.
Everyone Has A Will To Win But Very Few Have The Will To Prepare To Win
If you can't get emotional about what you believe in your heart, you're in the wrong business.
As soon as error is corrected, it is important that the error be forgotten and only the successful attempts be remembered. Errors, mistakes, and humiliations are all necessary steps in the learning process. Once they have served their purpose, they should be forgotten. If we constantly dwell upon the errors, then the error or failure becomes the goal.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up.
If you are not making mistakes, you are not trying hard enough.
If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score?
Most people fail, not because of lack of desire, but, because of lack of commitment.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle - victorious.
Watch your actions, they become your habits. Watch your habits, they become your character.
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
All right mister, let me tell you that winning means you're willing to go longer, work harder, give more than anyone else.
Most important of all, to be successful in life demands that a man make a personal commitment to excellence and to victory, even though the ultimate victory can never be completely won. Yet that victory might be pursued and wooed with every fiber of our body, with every bit of our might and all our effort. And each week, there is a new encounter; each day, there is a new challenge.