Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.— Carl Jung
Uplifting Life Coach quotations
For what it's worth: it's never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you're proud of, and, if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
Like life, basketball is messy and unpredictable.
It has its way with you, no matter how hard you try to control it. The trick is to experience each moment with a clear mind and open heart. When you do that, the game - and life - will take care of itself.
Pressure is something you feel when you do not know what you are doing.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Get the fundamentals down and the level of everything you do will rise
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
I stare out the window and wait for spring.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
Throughout my life I have dreamed of coaching at the University of Michigan.
Every game is an opportunity to measure yourself against your own potential.
I always say to my guys, 'The most important day of your life is today.
This very minute is the most important of you life. You must win this minute. You must win this day. And tomorrow will take care of itself.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
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.
The sport of wrestling is a tremendous builder of the values and characteristics which are needed to succeed in any walk of life. Much of what I have managed to achieve in life I owe directly to the years I spent in the wrestling room, as an athlete and a coach. Wrestling is a great educational tool.
Your life is not your own: it belongs to God.
To "be yourself" is to be and do what God wants you to be and do, knowing that God created you for a mission and knows you and your mission better than you do.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
Wisdom is merely the movement from fighting life to embracing it.
I learned early that if I wanted to achieve anything in life, I'd have to do it myself. I learned that I had to be accountable.
The other sports are just sports. Baseball is a love.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
I think sports gave me the first place where this awkward girl could feel comfortable in my own skin. I think that's true for a lot of women-sports gives you a part of your life where you can work at something and you look in the mirror and you like that person.
I believe this with all my heart: The greatest coach of all time in my eyes is my mom. She's instilled in me a toughness and a perseverance and just a never-quit mentality, and I thank her every day for providing me, for what she sacrificed her life for.
I've never felt my job was to win basketball games - rather, that the essence of my job as a coach was to do everything I could to give my players the background necessary to succeed in life.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
A life of frustration is inevitable for any coach whose main enjoyment is winning.
As human beings, our job in life is to help people realize how rare and valuable each one of us really is, that each of us has something that no one else has-or ever will have-something inside that is unique to all time.
By thinking about your goals every morning, many times during the day, and every night, you begin moving toward it, and bringing it toward you.
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
I always mean what I say, but I don't always say what I'm thinking.
Have a spiritual basis which guides you in life. Have a philosophy of life to live by.
Not only is there more to life than basketball, there's a lot more to basketball than basketball.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation.
Ask yourself what makes you come alive.
Sooner or later we will come to the edge of all that we can control and find life, waiting there for us.
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
You can learn more character on the two-yard line than anywhere else in life.
Had I been a great athlete, I'm not sure I would have even gone into coaching.
I may have turned out feeling that my life ended when my athletic career ended, as happens so many times with various athletes.
Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other.
It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.
Oh, man, if in real life I was as cool and suave as Coach Taylor and had all the answers, things would be easier.
If you are not willing to work hard and establish discipline in your life, then all your dreams are merely pipe dreams.
We need to educate our elite coaches more and have a better approach to teaching the athletes about how to be healthy rather than berate them, humiliate them, use tactics that could scar them for life.
I'll bet most of the companies that are in life-or-death battles got into that kind of trouble because they didn't pay enough attention to developing their leaders.
A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That's why they don't get what they want.