"I think the teaching profession contributes more to the future of our society than any other single profession."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."John Wooden on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."John Wooden on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."John Wooden on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."John Wooden on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."John Wooden on William Shakespeare
"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."