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I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.

Ken Venturi
  • motivational

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.

Jim Ryun
  • motivational

It's hard to beat a person who never gives up.

Babe Ruth
  • Persistence

There are better starters than me but I’m a strong finisher.

Usain Bolt
  • motivational

To succeed, you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett
  • succeed

The person who can drive themself further once the effort gets painful, is the one who will win.

Roger Bannister
  • success

I believe that you should gravitate to people who are doing productive and positive things with their lives.

Nadia Comaneci
  • positive

Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.

Arnold Palmer
  • motivational

You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people.

Nadia Comaneci
  • goodness

Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead.

Morihei Ueshiba
  • growth

If you can't outplay them, outwork them.

Ben Hogan
  • motivational

A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.

Billie Jean King
  • fear

There may be people that have more talent than you,but theres no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.

Derek Jeter
  • talent

It's a funny thing, the more I practice the luckier I get.

Arnold Palmer
  • practice

When we blame, we give away our power.

Greg Anderson
  • blame

Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.

Tim Duncan
  • motivational

Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do.

Shaquille O'Neal
  • excellence

Spectacular achievements are always preceded by unspectacular preparation.

Roger Staubach
  • preparation

Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.

Brian Clough
  • alive

Always keep learning. It keeps you young.

Patty Berg
  • learning

Set your goals high and don't stop until you get there.

Bo Jackson
  • goals

The key to success is to keep growing in all areas of life -- mental, emotional, spiritual, as well as physical.

Julius Erving
  • growth

Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death.

Earl Wilson
  • bravery

Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.

Morihei Ueshiba
  • bravery

I've done enough wrong on my own, I don't want to get blamed for something I didn't do.

Dwight Gooden
  • blamed

You are what you think. You are what you go for. You are what you do!

Bob Richards
  • motivational

... focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.

Greg Anderson
  • enjoyment

There's always a little bit of personal satisfaction when you prove somebody wrong.

Drew Brees
  • bit

You need three things to win: discipline, hard work and, before everything maybe, commitment. No one will make it without those three. Sport teaches you that.

Haile Gebrselassie
  • commitment

One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.

Arthur Ashe
  • confidence

Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives: where we focus our attention.

Greg Anderson
  • happiness

If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.

Yogi Berra
  • goals

The Law of Win/Win says, Let's not do it your way or my way; let's do it the best way.

Greg Anderson
  • competition

Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back.

Babe Ruth
  • inspirational

You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.

Walter Hagen
  • flowers

Only fools live in the past or carry envy to the present.

Chi Chi Rodriguez
  • carry

The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win.

Roger Bannister
  • determination

Injury taught me I need to learn how to face challenges.

Shawn Johnson
  • challenges

Use it or lose it.

Jimmy Connors
  • exercise

The only disability in life is a bad attitude.

Scott Hamilton
  • life

You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.

Arthur Ashe
  • winning

I'm like a duck: calm above the water, and paddling like hell underneath.

Fred Shero
  • training

A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives.

Jackie Robinson
  • life

How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are.

Satchel Paige
  • birthday

The purpose of training is to tighten up the slack, toughen the body, and polish the spirit.

Morihei Ueshiba
  • body

You can have money piled to the ceiling but the size of your funeral is still going to depend on the weather.

Chuck Tanner
  • ceiling

Even when bad things happen you have to try to use those bad things in a positive manner and really just take the positive out of it.

Natalie du Toit
  • bad

You hit home runs not by chance but by preparation.

Roger Maris
  • planning

The only pressure I'm under is the pressure I've put on myself.

Mark Messier
  • stress

Someone may beat me, but they're going to have to bleed to do it.

Steve Prefontaine
  • running


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