One of football's most accomplished and respected coaches.
Vince Lombardi demonstrated
commitment and perseverance to his players and to himself.
his life to helping others be better and this can clearly be seen from his work
with football players.
In 1971 he was inducted into the Professional Football Hall of Fame.
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.
Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort,
which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any
goal that is worthwhile.
Football is like life, it requires
perseverance, self-denial, hard work sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure.
These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur.
Words of Encouragement |
What It Takes to Be No. 1 -
Leadership rests not only upon ability, not only upon capacity;
having the capacity to lead is not enough. The leader must be
willing to use it. His leadership is then based on truth and character.
Individual commitment to a group effort-that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization
If you can't accept losing, you can't win.
In great attempts, it is glorious even to fail.
Winning is not a sometime thing: it's an all the time thing.
You don't win once in a while; you don't do the right thing once in a while;
you do them right all the time.
Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.