"Winning isn't everything, but playing and competing and striving and going through things can be a lot of fun and really important. As long as you're doing it in a way that's healthy, sports can be an incredible opportunity."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."Andrew Shue on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Andrew Shue on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Andrew Shue on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Andrew Shue on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Andrew Shue on Henry David Thoreau
"Fear is that thing that keeps you up there on that other plateau. Fear is that thing that just keeps you closed down, and quite frankly, alone."
"I have amazing friends who have led inspirational lives."
"When you start suppressing feelings at an early age, it hurts you down the road. Full expression of anger and pain is very important."
"When you have a tough loss, go through it and agonize. I had one loss that I still want to change, but at the same time I realize it is an important part of who I am."
"If you can get a teen leader in each sector of a student population, you can pull people in. Everybody wants to get involved, but most are too afraid. When they see a person they think is cool leading it, they're first to join."