SportByte™ Archives — February 2016

Posted 02.11.16 — "Winning is the most important thing in my life, after breathing. Breathing first, winning next." — George Steinbrenner, New York Yankees owner [George Steinbrenner quotes from]

Posted 02.10.16 — "There's nothing in this world that comes easy. There are a lot of people who aren't going to bother to win. We learn in football to get up and go once more." — Woody Hayes, football coach [Woody Hayes quotes from]

Posted 02.09.16 — "I consciously memorized the speed at which every pitcher in the league threw his fastball, curve, and slider; then, I'd pick up the speed of the ball in the first thirty feet of its flight and knew how it would move once it had crossed the plate." — Stan Musial, baseball player [Stan Musial quotes from]

Posted 02.08.16 — "The ones who want to achieve and win championships motivate themselves." — Mike Ditka, football coach [Mike Ditka quotes from]

Posted 02.07.16 — "Winning takes talent; to repeat takes character." — John Wooden, basketball coach [John Wooden quotes from]

Posted 02.06.16 — "The secret is to have eight great players and four others who will cheer like crazy." — Jerry Tarkanian, basketball coach [Jerry Tarkanian quotes from]

Posted 02.05.16 — "The glory of sport is witnessing a well-coached team perform as a single unit, striving for a common goal and ultimately bringing distinction to the jersey the players represent." — Dick Vitale, basketball coach and broadcaster [Dick Vitale quotes from]

Posted 02.04.16 — "When I played pro football, I never set out to hurt anyone deliberately - unless it was, you know, important, like a league game or something." — Dick Butkus, football player [Dick Butkus quotes from]

Posted 02.03.16 — "The will to succeed is important, but what's more important is the will to prepare." — Bobby Knight, basketball coach [Bobby Knight quotes from]

Posted 02.02.16 — "You sign an agreement; you make a contract, you live up to it. You never get what you deserve. You get what you negotiate. You got a right to say yay or nay." — Don King, boxing promoter [Don King quotes from]

Posted 02.01.16 — "I've seen George Foreman shadow boxing and the shadow won." — George Foreman, boxer [George Foreman quotes from]

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