If you do not believe you can do it then you have no chance at all.

— Arsene Wenger

The most grateful Arsene Wenger quotes that are simple and will have a huge impact on you

When you look at people who are successful, you will find that they aren't the people who are motivated, but have consistency in their motivation.


Nobody has enough talent to live on talent alone.

Even when you have talent, a life without work goes nowhere.


The biggest things in life have been achieved by people who, at the start, we would have judged crazy. And yet if they had not had these crazy ideas the world would have been more stupid.

Arsene Wenger quote Don't be scared to be ambitious. It's no

Don't be scared to be ambitious. It's not a humiliation to have a high target and to fail. The real humiliation is to have a target and not to give everything to reach it.


Have Tottenham closed the gap on Arsenal? Last time I checked they were still 4 miles and 11 titles away


A football team is a like a beautiful woman, when you do not tell her, she forgets she is beautiful


I believe the target of anything in life should be to do it so well that it becomes an art.


Young players need freedom of expression to develop as creative players.

.. they should be encouraged to try skills without fear of failure.


When I arrive at the gates of Heaven the Good Lord will ask ‘what did you do in your life?’ I will respond ‘I tried to win football matches.’ He will say: ‘Are you certain that’s all?’ But, well, that’s the story of my life.


When you give success to stupid people, it makes them more stupid sometimes and not more intelligent.


We don't sign superstars, we make them.


I've told him to cut off his ponytail. I think it makes him less aerodynamic.


I believe one of the best things about managing people is that we can influence lives in a positive way. That's basically what a manager is about. When I can do that, I am very happy.


About Arsene Wenger

Quotes 114 sayings
Nationality French
Profession Coach
Birthday 22 October 1949

I believe in work, in connections between the players, I think what makes football great is that it is a team sport. You can win in different ways, by being more of a team, or by having better individual players. It is the team ethic that interests me, always.


For me, motivation is a person who has the capability to recruit the resources he needs to achieve a goal.


Football is an art, like dancing is an art - but only when it's well done does it become an art.


When I first came to Arsenal, I realised the back four were all university graduates in the art of defending. As for Tony Adams, I consider him to be a doctor of defence. He is simply outstanding.


You cannot play for Arsenal and give up, no matter what the score is.


At a young age winning is not the most important thing.

.. the important thing is to develop creative and skilled players with good confidence.


As far as I'm concerned, this guy should never play football again.

The answer you normally get after a tackle like that is 'he is not the type of guy who does that.' It's like a guy who kills one time in his life - it's enough. You have a dead person. This tackle is absolutely horrendous.


In my job, you expect to suffer. That's why when I go to hell one day, it will be less painful for me than you, because I'm used to suffering.


It's silly to work hard the whole week and then spoil it by not preparing properly before the game.


The communist model does not work economically, we all realised that, but the capitalist model in the modern world also looks to be unsustainable.


I think generally the Japanese players have more intensity in practice but generally I do the same things.


When you're dealing with someone who only has a pair of underpants on, if you take his underpants off, he has nothing left - he's naked. You're better off trying to find him a pair of trousers to complement him rather than change him.


As a coach you can influence the diet of your players. You can point out what is wrong.


Who is the Best Player in the World? Leo Messi. Who is the Best Player Ever? Leo Messi!


Everyone thinks they have the prettiest wife at home.


English players are as easy to coach.

The problem is that the Premier League has the best players in the world, and statistically not all of them can be born in England. But we don't have enough English players: we are working very hard on it.


It's like a child who is used to having ice cream whenever he wants.

When it doesn't come when he asks he tends to get confused and nervous.


If you eat caviar every day it's difficult to return to sausages.


The real revelation of a player's character is not in his social life but in how he plays. In my social life I can hide my real personality.


I think training of better Youth Coaches is essential.


I am not against being pragmatic, because it is pragmatic to make a good pass, not a bad one. If I have the ball, what do I do with it? Could anybody argue that a bad solution like just kicking it away is pragmatic just because, sometimes, it works by accident?


What motivates me is an ideal of thinking about how football should be.

And to try to get near this way of playing. And to try to improve all aspects of my personality that can help me get near this ideal way of playing football.


Ferguson's out of order. He has lost all sense of reality. He is going out looking for a confrontation, then asking the person he is confronting to apologise. He's pushed the cork in a bit far this time.


I have been accused of not taking seriously the FA Cup on Saturday .

.. I have won four times the FA Cup. Who has won it more? Give me one name.


Gerard is an open-minded and passionate man.

I am the opposite: stubborn and stupid. But sometimes stupid behaviour makes you win.


My job is to give people who work hard all week something to enjoy on Saturdays and Wednesdays.


Some are wrong because they are not strong enough to fight temptation and some some are wrong because they do not know.


At some clubs success is accidental. At Arsenal it is compulsory.


What makes him special? He has a mixture of physical talent and technical ability, as well as remarkable intelligence and above all a great passion for the game.


Their diet is basically boiled vegetables, fish and rice.

No fat, no sugar. You notice when you live there that there are no fat people.


Work on your strong points because they are what made you.


I take pride in the fact that people go home having felt that for 90 minutes today, life is beautiful - and that's it, basically. That's why professional football exists.


The score is high and very brutal but does not reflect what we saw on the pitch.

The first shot on goal was a goal. The second was an own goal. The third was straight after half-time. They defend like mad and they catch us on the break.


Messi is a Playstation.


Private life is private life. Off the pitch, there is private life, and the rest is social life, where of course you have to behave responsibly.


If I were going to war I would want to be alongside an Englishman not a Frenchman. The Frenchman would think too much.


If you buy a man who is half dead, everybody may be happy off the field, but on the field you'll have major problems