"And this year is going to be the 25th anniversary of the 17-0 team, the only undefeated season."
"More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse."Don Shula on Doug Larson
"We are not the same persons this year as last nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person."Don Shula on W. Somerset Maugham
"There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage."Don Shula on Martin Luther
"Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will find solid happiness."Don Shula on Benjamin Franklin
"Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open."Don Shula on George Bernard Shaw
"Success is not forever and failure isn't fatal."
"I think what coaching is all about, is taking players and analyzing there ability, put them in a position where they can excel within the framework of the team winning. And I hope that I've done that in my 33 years as a head coach."
"You know it's only 50 miles from Grand River to Canton, but it took me 67 years to travel that distance."