"Once you've wrestled, everything else in life is easy."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Dan Gable on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Dan Gable on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Dan Gable on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Dan Gable on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Dan Gable on George Bernard Shaw
"The 1st period is won by the best technician. The 2nd period is won by the kid in the best shape. The 3rd period is won by the kid with the biggest heart."
"Right out of high school I never had the fear of getting beat, which is how most people lose."
"More enduringly than any other sport, wrestling teaches self-control and pride. Some have wrestled without great skill - none have wrestled without pride."
"Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts."