Quotes to inspire in class & in sport
"Winners and Champions are not made in the gyms, they are made from something they have deep within them - a desire, a determination, a dream, a vision. Find it and follow it and you will be a winner."
Winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will and I am. People who fail, on the other hand, concentrate all their thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do. Focus hard on being positive, celebrating what you can do and aiming to become better - this will make you successful in life.
Obstacles are those terrible things you tend to see when you take your eyes off your goals and your targets. Stay positive at all times.
Learn to develop a winning mentality, a winning edge. Small differences in your preparation or performance can lead to large differences in your results.
Remember, even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there doing nothing. Always look to keep moving forward, always look to improve.
Winners and Champions keep playing and practising until they get it right.
Start each day with the expectation of achieving high standards, rather than the dreading falling short of your targets.
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game...it will decide whether you are a winner or not!
Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like you are a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can you give the mental edge that results in victory or success.
In order to excel, you must be completely dedicated to whatever you are doing. You must be prepared to work hard and accept advice. Without 100% dedication you will not be able to do this.
Competing in sports has taught me that if I'm not willing to give 100%, somebody else will and ultimately they will be more successful than I.
The road to the heights of greatness will often be rough and you may stumble. The key to success is not to fall off the road and quit.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate and drive you...something to inspire you. Look for that something, find it and you will succeed.
There may be people that have more God-given talent than you, but there's no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.