42 Total Quotes

Roger Staubach Quotes

There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes

Nothing good comes in life or athletics unless a lot of hard work has preceded the effort. Only temporary success is achieved by taking short cuts.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes

I think it's a natural rivalry because of the close proximity of the schools. I'm happy to see that Maryland and Navy are finally playing again.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes #Rivalry

I have the same feeling that I had as an athlete. We're just hoping we can be competitive. I'm very much committed to making sure this works. . . . If you put the right people in the right places, miracles can happen.
Roger Staubach
#Athlete

I'm excited about being an owner, it's got my competitive juices going. I'm scared, but excited as well.
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#American Athlete Quotes

He [Gibbs ] still doesn't like the Cowboys. Joe, God love him, but he still hates the Cowboys.
Roger Staubach
#Cowboys

I would never tolerate a player on my team questioning my integrity. I don't think Donovan should have to, either.
Roger Staubach
#Integrity

Confidence doesn't come out of nowhere. It's a result of something... hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes #Confidence

Winning isn't getting ahead of others. It's getting ahead of yourself.
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#American Athlete Quotes

Confidence comes from hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes #Confidence

That really adds a lot of great luster to this. They have a first-class operation, and Joe Gibbs is a first-class person, ... But I never changed my loyalty. I'm still a big Cowboys fan.
Roger Staubach
#Class

It was not a friendly game, and Jerry certainly did not have friendliness in his eyes. He had an extra mean streak that day. He was out of control and probably should have been ejected.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes #Eyes

There's always something special when the service academies play each other that's not in any other game. This is not a regular game, and everyone involved knows that.
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#American Athlete Quotes

Unlike other major sporting events, such as the World Series or the NBA Finals or the Masters, it's a one-day event. You crown the champion that day.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes #Events

This is a big deal. No matter what any of these players say, this game will impact the rest of their lives.
Roger Staubach
#Rest

I don't want to be complaining. Paul Zimmerman (a veteran writer) has mentioned that he thought there was a bias, but I don't want to say that because it can work against you and make it sound like these guys are whiners.
Roger Staubach
#Complaining

That's how important this race is to me.
Roger Staubach
#Race

I hate to admit that. I want to win every race, but I know that's not possible. To be in the top 25 is realistic if we have any luck this year. But anything to be in the chase or something like that is very unrealistic.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes #Hate

In racing, we have a better chance of it happening quicker because we have attracted good people to come to work for us. It's the beginning of a great adventure, and we're looking forward to it.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes

I'm going to be as excited watching Car 96 as I was when I was playing. When [original Cowboys owner] Clint Murchison came into the locker room, he was all excited when we won a game and everything else. I guess that's going to be me. It's a different deal.
Roger Staubach
#Cowboys

I have a lot to learn about NASCAR. But I've learned if you have the right people in the right places doing the right things, you can be successful at whatever you do.
Roger Staubach
#American Athlete Quotes #People

I've never been involved with a sport where I didn't have some control. I'm going to be there at Daytona, scared to death, and yelling for Car 96 to make sure it comes around the track and finishes.
Roger Staubach
#Control

We'd love to emulate what he's done. He has a history of doing it right, and we're fortunate to be associated with him.
Roger Staubach
#History