quote by Wayne Gretzky

A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.

— Wayne Gretzky

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Great hockey quote Silence is a source of great strength.

Silence is a source of great strength.

Great moments are born from great opportunities.

Every day is a great day for hockey.

Great hockey quote Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.

Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.

This is your time. Their time is done. It's over. I'm sick and tired of hearing about what a great hockey team the Soviets have. Screw 'em. This is your time. Now go out there and take it!

High sticking, tripping, slashing, spearing, charging, hooking, fighting, unsportsmanlike conduct, interference, roughing......everything else is just figure skating.

When I look at the net I don't see a goalie.

Great hockey quote Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss peopl

Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.

It takes brains. It's not like a forward, where you can get away with scoring and not play defense. On defense you have to be thinking.

Hockey is the only job I know where you get paid to have a nap on the day of the game.

Hockey players wear numbers because you can't always identify the body with dental records.

Great hockey quote Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

We get nose jobs all the time in the NHL, and we don't even have to go to the hospital.

Half the game is mental, the other half is being mental.

You don't have enough talent to win on talent alone.

Great hockey quote Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a less

Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.

My recruiting key - I looked for PEOPLE first, athletes second.

I wanted people with a sound value system as you cannot buy values. You're only as good as your values. I learned early on that you do not put greatness into people...but somehow try to pull it out.

Hockey s a funny game. You have to prove yourself every shift, every game. It's not up to anybody else. You have to take pride in yourself.

My teeth weren't that good to begin with, so hopefully I can get some better ones.

Great hockey quote You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

Hockey is the only place where a guy can go nowadays and watch two white guys fight.

After the hockey stick, Sardara Singh scores with the broom! A great effort by him towards a Swachh Bharat.

One of the key qualities that you need to be a great hockey player is fantastic anticipation and feel for the game - if you know where the puck is going before it is hit, that is half the battle.

Great hockey quote To a great mind, nothing is little.

To a great mind, nothing is little.

The only way you can check Gretzky is to hit him when he is standing still singing the national anthem.

One of the great rules of hockey is: On the Stanley Cup, all germs are healthy.

Hockey is a fast, body-contact game played by men with clubs in their hands and knives laced to their feet.

Great hockey quote Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to somethin

Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.

Cycling isn’t a game, it's a sport.

Tough, hard and unpitying, and it requires great sacrifices. One plays football, or tennis, or hockey. One doesn’t play at cycling.

We all know that the great memories of our childhood are the little triumphs - it doesn't really matter whether that was in writing, art, on the hockey field or on the football field. It's something that makes you feel - 'I can do this stuff'.

Yeah, I'm cocky and I am arrogant. But that doesn't mean I'm not a nice person.

Great hockey quote Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.

Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.

When I broke into professional hockey at 17 I was told that I was too small and too slow and I wouldn't make the NHL. Now it's kind of flip-flopped and the sense is I can't be a good coach because I was a great athlete.

Playing goal is like being shot at.

Hockey would be a great game... if played in the mud.

Great hockey quote Don't fear the failure... in great attempts it is glorious even to fail.

Don't fear the failure... in great attempts it is glorious even to fail.

Whether the guys are nervous or just had mental breakdowns, it happens.

The game is a game of mistakes. And how you deal with them and correct them and all the things like that is what makes this game great and makes hockey the sport it is.

Ice hockey is a form of disorderly conduct in which the score is kept.

Street hockey is great for kids. It's energetic, competitive, and skilful. And best of all, it keeps them off the street.

Great hockey quote If an egg is broken by outside, life ends. If broken by inside force, life begin

If an egg is broken by outside, life ends. If broken by inside force, life begins. Great things always begin from inside.

Its a great day for hockey

Canadians send us great hockey players.

You also send us wonderful performers, from the beginning, with Mary Pickford.

I think we've been through a lot this season and it will be nice to move on.

It's one step at a time though. The focus of our hockey club was great. We really stuck to our game plan and didn't get too high or too low and we definitely didn't get over excited.

When you take off that sweater, your jersey, after today's game, you will be the last player in the NHL to ever wear 99. You have always been and you will always be 'The Great One,' and there will never be another.

He brings something special. I don't know what it is, but if you ask him, you couldn't understand his answer.

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