Good, Better, Best. Never let it rest. Until your Good is Better, and your Better is your Best.— Unknown Author
Beautiful Best Athlete quotations
Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back... play for her.
The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.
Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in the world they've been given than to explore the power they have to change it.
The answers to these questions will determine your success or failure.
1) Can people trust me to do what's right? 2) Am I committed to doing my best? 3) Do I care about other people and show it? If the answers to these questions are yes, there is no way you can fail.
The weird thing about rap is that you don't get compared in the same way that athletes do, even though it's probably the most competitive sport in music. In basketball, they look at a player and say: 'This guy was the best in his prime at this sport.' But in rap it's not until you're dead or retired that people think about it like that.
I wanted no part of politics. And I wasn't in Berlin to compete against any one athlete. The purpose of the Olympics, anyway, was to do your best. As I'd learned long ago from Charles Riley, the only victory that counts is the one over yourself.
The team with the best athletes doesn't usually win.
It's the team with the athletes who play best together.
It's not the will to win that matters-everyone has that.
It's the will to prepare to win that matters.
Talent is never enough. With few exceptions the best players are the hardest workers.
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
You were born to be a player. You were meant to be here. This moment is yours.
Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.
It's all about the journey, not the outcome.
There is something about the ritual of the race - putting on the number, lining up, being timed - that brings out the best in us.
Never give up! Failure and rejection are only the first step to succeeding.
You owe it to yourself to be the best you can possibly be - in baseball and in life.
It's a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing.
Mental will is a muscle that needs exercise, just like the muscles of the body.
Sports create a bond between comtemporaries that lasts a lifetime.
It also gives your life structure, discipline and a genuine, sincere, pure fulfillment that few other areas of endeavor provide.
Champions are made from something they have deep inside of them-a desire, a dream, a vison.
It takes patience to become the best runner you can be.
Top athletes realize that running is a long-term sport. It is set up for people who value delayed gratification and who like hard-earned success.
The more I practice, the luckier I get.
Every time you compete, try harder to improve on your last performance.
Give nothing short of your very best effort.
Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.
Meeting sports athletes that are the best in the world is a thrill to this day.
A trophy carries dust. Memories last forever.
Just keep going. Everybody gets better if they keep at it.
A helluva athlete, the best ever to play his position in the history of the game.
The reason I became such a successful athlete was my mind was saying that no matter who you put up against me, I am better, I am the best.
I realized now that militancy in the best sense of the word was the only answer where the black man was concerned, that any black man who wasn't a militant in 1970 was either blind or a coward.
It's not whether you win or lose - but whether I win or lose.
I feel like I'm the best, but you're not going to get me to say that.
I've found that a person does not need protein from meat to be a successful athlete. In fact, my best year of track competition was the first year I ate a vegan diet.
Mediocre athletes that tried like hell to get good are the best coaches.