"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."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Don Shula on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Don Shula on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Don Shula on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Don Shula on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Don Shula on Dalai Lama
"And this year is going to be the 25th anniversary of the 17-0 team, the only undefeated season."
"Success is not forever and failure isn't fatal."
"You know it's only 50 miles from Grand River to Canton, but it took me 67 years to travel that distance."