"Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might 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."John Wooden on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."John Wooden 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."John Wooden on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."John Wooden 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."John Wooden on Steve Jobs
"Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day."
"I think permitting the game to become too physical takes away a little bit of the beauty."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."
"Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming."
"Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming."