Past Thoughts of the Week

    "The best way out of a difficulty is through it."

    "If you can't excel with talent, triumph with effort."
    - Dave Weinbaum in National Enquirer

    "It's not what happens to you, but how you react to what happens that seperates the winners from the losers."

    "You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do"
    - Henry Ford

    The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out.
    - Thomas Babington Macaulay

    Winning isn't everything, wanting to is.
    - Anonymous

    The best inspiration is not to outdo others, but to outdo ourselves.
    - Anonymous

    A ship in the harbor is safe. But that's not what ships are built for.
    - Anonymous

    The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
    - Dennis Waitley

    The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
    - Vincent T. Lombardi

    It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
    - John Wooden

    The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
    - Vince Lombardi

    The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.
    - Vidal Sassoon

    The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.
    - Tommy Lasorda

    The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
    - Joe Paterno

    Sweat plus sacrifice equals success.
    - Charlie Finley

    The minute you start talking about what you're going to do if you lose, you have lost.
    - George Shultz

    Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
    - John Wooden

    You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
    - Michael Jordan

    How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or loser.
    - Lou Holtz

    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.
    - John Wooden