I don't want to be remembered as a good goalkeeper. I want to be remembered as a great person.— Iker Casillas
Whopping Great Football quotations
If you do the bare minimum, expect bare minimum results.
You want to be great, work to be great. Nothing just happens
I'm a football coach. I'm not a doctor ... They don't call plays, I don't do surgeries. We have a great deal here.
There are no turnarounds at Michigan. This is greatness. Long tradition of it.
Hungry is a word that I've been analyzing here of late.
It's not hunger that drives me, it's not hunger that needs to drive our football team. Hunger and thirst are things that can be quenched. We have to be a driven group, we have to seek greatness.
I have the chance to do for a living what I like the most in life, and that's playing football. I can make people happy and enjoy myself at the same time.
Greatness is a lot of small things done well.
Day after day, workout after workout, obedience after obedience, day after day.
A good football coach needs a patient wife, a loyal dog and a great quarterback - but not necessarily in that order.
Top to bottom Michigan is about excellence, greatness.
You have my pledge I will carry forward the excellence of Michigan football.
Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pele.
I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.
The grid is like the lines on a football field.
You can play a great game in the grid or a lousy game. But the goal is to play a really fine game.
I'm the head coach at LSU. I will be the head coach at LSU. I have no interest in talking to anybody else. I got a championship game to play, and I'm excited for the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it. Please ask me after. I'm busy. Thank you very much. Have a great day!
Technique is not being able to juggle a ball 1000 times.
Anyone can do that by practicing. Then you can work in the circus. Technique is passing the ball with one touch, with the right speed, at the right foot of your team mate.
Fantasy football is not only a good thing, but a great thing.
What makes the difference between a great player and just a normal player is dedication, work, commitment.
Pele called me the greatest footballer in the world. That is the ultimate salute to my life.
What a great day for football, all we need is some green grass and a ball.
The more honor and self-respect among players, the greater the team.
Attitude determines how well you do it.
I saw greatness in John and he lived up to it.
I also saw a tremendous competitor who loved to win. John is a standard bearer, someone that players, coaches, fans and the Raider Nation can all look up to. One of his great virtues, the fire that burned brightest in him, was his love and passion for football, which was seldom ever equaled.
I'm here today because God has brought me here.
Jesus has brought me here...I'm with an amazing team. I believe He perfectly placed me in the right spot at the right time.
Louisiana has a heritage of great players that play their high school football within the boundaries of Louisiana.
I think if you're a good high school player that you have the ability to be a good college football player. If you're a good college football then you have the ability to be a great NFL player.
Messi is class. There is him, and then there is the rest. What he does is extraordinary.
That's great, tell him he's Pele and get him back on.
Johan was more than just a great soccer player.
He was a role model who promoted world peace. He brought the values of education into the game of football and proved that on the field, everyone is equal - Jews, Muslims and Christians - that running fast and playing well will lead to victory in spite of discrimination and racism.
The goal was scored a little bit by the hand of God, another bit by the head of Maradona.
Football is an honest game. It's true to life. It's a game about sharing. Football is a team game. So is life.
The mark of great sportsmen is not how good they are at their best, but how good they are their worst.
Playing football is very simple, but playing simple football is the hardest thing there is.
At Georgia Southern, we don't cheat. That costs money and we don't have any.
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.
Life is great, football is better.
Success is not forever and failure isn't fatal.
There are two kinds of people in the world, observers and non-observers.