quote by Wayne Gretzky

You'll never catch me bragging about goals, but I'll talk all you want about my assists.

— Wayne Gretzky

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A good hockey player plays where the puck is.

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

Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.

I heard Rolex makes nice watches.

All hockey players are bilingual. They know English and profanity.

I love extreme sports, I like snowboarding and motorcross and rollerblading and hockey.

Since the beginning, I always loved the game.

When you grow up in Montreal, one day you want to be a professional hockey player. When I was six or seven, I knew that was what I wanted.

It's changed throughout the years, but at one time I was a really big bubble gum ice cream fan. I'd spit the bubble gum pieces in a cup and then collect them.

Roller-skating and ice-skating are two different things - I found that out the hard way.

Others are keen to see if natives other than us live better than we do, without heat in pipes, ice in boxes, sunshine in bulbs, music on disks, or images gliding over a pale screen.

Goals live on the other side of obstacles and challenges.

Be relentless in pursuit of those goals, especially in the face of obstacles. Along the way, make no excuses and place no blame.

You don't win by being good. You win with hard work and sacrifice. Without that, skill is just potential.

Ice cream was my undoing, and six chocolate milk shakes in a row were nothing to me at one time.

Let me start with issuing you a challenge: Be better than you are.

Set a goal that seems unattainable, and when you reach that goal, set another one even higher.

When you pull on that jersey, you represent yourself and your teammates, and the name on the front is a hell of a lot more important than the one on the back. Get that through your head!

The name on the front is a hell of a lot more important than the one on the back.

I play a position where you make mistakes.

The only people that don't make them at a hockey game are the people watching.

Great moments are born from great opportunities.

Every day is a great day for hockey.

Talent is a gift, but you can only succeed with hard work.

I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.

You've just got to go out there and try to control the things you can control.

Deal with things and stay mentally strong.

You win with people, not with talent.

So the quality of the people is very important in building your team. I always looked for people with a solid value system. Then I recruited kids from a cross-section of different personalities, talents and styles of play.

We know that hockey is where we live, where we can best meet and overcome pain and wrong and death. Life is just a place where we spend time between games.

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!

Since the beginning, I always loved the game.

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People ask if I regret not winning a Stanley Cup, but winning the series against the Soviet Union was the best. It was the greatest experience of my hockey career by far.

The excitement of the fans in Montreal, especially in the playoffs, I don't think you can get that anywhere else. For a hockey player, I kind of wish everyone could go through that and experience what it is to play there. It's very unique.

People would say, 'Girls don't play hockey. Girls don't skate.' I would say, 'Watch this.'

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

Sometimes people ask, 'Are hockey fights real?' I say, 'If they weren't, I'd get in more of them.

Canada is a country whose main exports are hockey players and cold fronts.

Our main imports are baseball players and acid rain.

What is courage? Let me tell you what I think it is.

An indefinable quality that makes a man put out that extra something, when it seems there is nothing else to give. I dare you to be better than you are. I dare you to be a thoroughbred.

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

You need a lot of leaders, but a hockey team needs a voice, not only in the community, but more importantly between the coaching staff and the players. There are always ups and downs in a season; the captain is the guy players look to in those situations.

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