"Success is never final, but failure can be."
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."Bill Parcells on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Bill Parcells on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."Bill Parcells on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Bill Parcells on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."Bill Parcells on Steve Jobs
"I just try to do the best job I possibly can - put the blinders on, go to work and be the best you can possibly be. Once you have done everything that you possibly can - you've put forth your greatest effort - then I can live with whatever's next."
"I'm not really in the excuse business."
"If you have fun, fine. It's not all life and death."
"If I have affected someone in a positive way, that means a lot to me."
"Well, I've had a long standing relationship with Gatorade and they've been very, very good to me. And I believe in their products, I really do. I've used them for many, many years."