Good, Better, Best. Never let it rest. Until your Good is Better, and your Better is your Best.— Unknown Author
Passioned Motivational Sports quotations
The real workout starts when you want to stop.
Just when you think you know the answers, I change the questions.
If you trust, you will be disappointed occasionally, but if you mistrust, you will be miserable all the time.
Our bodies are capable of anything. It's our mind we have to convince.
Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back... play for her.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them-a desire, a dream, a vision.
Your body will be around a lot longer than that expensive handbag. Invest in yourself.
When I'd get tired and want to stop, I'd wonder what my next opponent was doing.
I'd wonder if he was still working out. I'd tried to visualize him. When I could see him working, I'd start pushing myself. When I could see him in the shower, I'd push myself harder.
Victory is in having done your best. If you've done your best, you've won.
Champions are champions not because they do anything extraordinary but because they do the ordinary things better than anyone else.
Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a vision, a dream.
There is no continuum for success. Focus on the progress, not the results.
Don't let others define you. Don't let the past confine you. Take charge of your life with confidence and determination and there are no limits on what you can do or be.
God made me fast. And when I run, I feel His pleasure.
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
You have to believe in yourself when no one else does.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
When I was a young fellow I was knocked down plenty.
I wanted to stay down, but I couldn't. I had to collect the two dollars for winning or go hungry. I had to get up. I was one of those hungry fighters. You could have hit me on the chin with a sledgehammer for five dollars. When you haven't eaten for two days you'll understand.
If youre not failing once in a while, it probably means youre not stretching yourself.
The content of your character is your choice.
Day by day, what you choose, what you think and what you do is who you become.
Passion is a huge prerequisite to winning.
It makes you willing to jump through hoops, go through all the ups and downs and everything in between to reach your goal.
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose.
My failure gave me strength, my pain was my motivation.
Winning as a team is better than anything. It's great to share success.
Exercise is king. Nutrition is queen. Put them together and you've got a kingdom.
BLOOD, SWEAT & RESPECT. First two you GIVE. Last one you EARN.
On being a champion Theres no avoiding persistence.
Everything you need is already inside.
You must show no mercy...nor have any belief whatsoever in how others judge you...for your greatness will silence them all.
Biceps are like ornaments on a Christmas tree.
You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.
It's not the disability that defines you;
it's how you deal with the challenges the disability presents you with.
If you want to win, do the ordinary things better than anyone else does them day in and day out.
Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.
Focus on how far you've come not how far you have to go.
If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it.
The winner ain't the one with the fastest car. It's the one who refuses to lose.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you’re not, pretend you are.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the human race.
The idea is not to block every shot. The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot.
Rhythm is everything in boxing. Every move you make starts with your heart, and that's in rhythm or you're in trouble.
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Andre Dawson has a bruised knee and is listed as day-to-day. Aren't we all?
It's not the will to win that matters-everyone has that.
It's the will to prepare to win that matters.