"We can have no progress without change, whether it be basketball or anything else."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."John Wooden on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."John Wooden on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."John Wooden on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."John Wooden on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."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."