"I think the teaching profession contributes more to the future of our society than any other single profession."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."John Wooden on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."John Wooden on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."John Wooden on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."John Wooden on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."John Wooden on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."