There is no pressure when you are making a dream come true.— Neymar
Vibrant Motivational Soccer quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
My game is based on improvisation. Often a forward does not have the time to think too much. You have a second, rarely more, to decide whether to dribble, shoot or pass to the right or left. It is instinct that gives the orders.
If my mother put on a helmet and shoulder pads and a uniform that wasn't the same as the one I was wearing, I'd run over her if she was in my way. And I love my mother.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.
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.
Every time I went away I was deceiving my mum.
I'd tell her I was going to school but I'd be out on the street playing football. I always had a ball on my feet.
Pele called me the greatest footballer in the world. That is the ultimate salute to my life.
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
We didn't underestimate them. They were just a lot better than we thought.
Don't visualize beating the keeper, visualize destroying the keeper.
Most of us are in this more than just for playing soccer.
We're in it for the bigger goal - to move it along for the next generation.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
The goal was scored a little bit by the hand of God, another bit by the head of Maradona.
Winning doesn't really matter as long as you win
In his life, a man can change wives, political parties or religions but he cannot change his favourite soccer team.
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.
In football everything is complicated by the presence of the opposite team.
I always used to put my right boot on first, and then obviously my right sock.
It's the attitude of the players, not their skills, that is the biggest factor in determining whether you win or lose.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
College coaches measure success in championships.
High School coaches measure success to titles. Youth coaches measure success in smiles.
You have to play this game like somebody just hit your mother with a two-by-four.
To be the ultimate team, you must use your body and your mind.
Draw up on the resources of your teammates. Choose your steps wisely and you will win. Remember, only teams succeed.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Pain is temporary, glory...lasts forever!
Football's a difficult business and aren't they prima donnas. But it's a wonderful game.
Fail to prepare, prepare to fail.
The hardest walk is walking alone, but it's also the walk that makes you the strongest.
Certainly take the advice of others but always, always be yourself.
Football is the ballet of the masses.
You don't have to have been a horse to be a jockey.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
Football is all very well as a game for rough girls, but is hardly suitable for delicate boys.
A champion is someone who does not settle for that day's practice, that day's competition, that day's performance. They are always striving to be better. They don't live in the past.
What motivates me is an ideal of thinking about how football should be.
And to try to get near this way of playing. And to try to improve all aspects of my personality that can help me get near this ideal way of playing football.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
The most important thing for a forward is speed of thought. Top players read the game.
I was surprised, but I always say nothing surprises me in football.
In football, the worst blindness is only seeing the ball.
If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
The rules of soccer are very simple, basically it is this: if it moves, kick it.
If it doesn't move, kick it until it does.
You can have the top stars to bring the attention, you can have the best stadium, you can have the best facilities, you can have the most beautiful project in terms of marketing and all this kind of thing. But if you don't win... All the work these people are doing is forgotten.
The rules of soccer are very simple: if it moves, kick it.
If it doesn't move, kick it until it does.
I like to believe that my best hits border on felonious assault.
If I walked on water, my accusers would say it is because I can't swim.