Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
What to do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
One man cannot make a team.
A coach is someone who can give correction without causing resentment.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.
Practice to beat the best.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be.
Never mistake activity for achievement.
In all the research you do as a coach, studying other coaches and championship-type situations, you find that all those teams combined talent with great defense. You've got to stop other teams to win.
Other people go to the office. I get to coach. I know I've been blessed.
The most important quality I look for in a player is accountability. You've got to be accountable for who you are. It's too easy to blame things on someone else.
Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
You can't let praise or criticism get to you. It's a weakness to get caught up in either one.
Good teams become great ones when the members trust each other enough to surrender the Me for the We.
Great effort springs naturally from great attitude.