101 Total Quotes

John Wooden Quotes

John Wooden
I always tried to make clear that basketball is not the ultimate. It is of small importance in comparison to the total life we live. There is only one kind of life that truly wins, and that is the one that places faith in the hands of the Savior. Until that is done, we are on an aimless course that runs in circles and goes nowhere.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
What you are as a person is far more important that what you are as a basketball player.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
A coach is someone who can give correction without causing resentment.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
Success is peace of mind, a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming, and not just in a physical way: seek ye first the kingdom and His righteousness and all these things will be yours as well.
John Wooden
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John Wooden
It's not so important who starts the game but who finishes it.
John Wooden
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