26 Wayne Gretzky Quotes – Inspirational Words of Wisdom

26 Wayne Gretzky Quotes

Born: January 26, 1961
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Be inspired by these Wayne Gretzky quotes. Gretzky is a Canadian who played professional hockey and was a head coach. He has been called the greatest hockey player ever and obtained the nickname of “The Great One.” He has inspired many young people to play the sport they love. He is truly a cherished role model in Canada.

  1. When you win, say nothing, when you lose say less.Wayne Gretzky
  2. Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.Wayne Gretzky
  3. The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.Wayne Gretzky
    Motivational Quotes for Work
  4. The day I stop giving is the day I stop receiving. Wayne Gretzky
  5. Not doing it is certainly the best way to not getting it.Wayne Gretzky
  6. I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.Wayne Gretzky
    Quote of The Day
  7. Maybe it wasn’t the talent the Lord gave me – maybe it was the passion.Wayne Gretzky
  8. Only one thing is ever guaranteed, that is that you will definitely not achieve the goal if you don’t take the shot.Wayne Gretzky
    Taking Chances
  9. If you surround yourself with quality people and great friends, the sky’s the limit.Wayne Gretzky
    Inspirational Quotes
  10. The greatest thing about playing obviously is winning, and you can’t replace that experience with anything.Wayne Gretzky
  11. No matter who you are, we’re creatures of habit. The better your habits are, the better they will be in pressure situations.Wayne Gretzky
  12. The only way a kid is going to practice is if it’s total fun for him� and it was for me.Wayne Gretzky
  13. You’ll never catch me bragging about goals, but I’ll talk all you want about my assists.Wayne Gretzky
  14. Hockey is a unique sport in the sense that you need each and every guy helping each other and pulling in the same direction to be successful.Wayne Gretzky
  15. I think sports for kids is the greatest thing in the world because it teaches you how to share, about winning and losing and pressure. But I don’t think you should force your kid to become a professional athlete.Wayne Gretzky
    Quotes about Children
  16. When I think of how different the world is today from the way it was when my grandparents were growing up, it seems as though just about anything that feels permanent could change beyond all recognition over all that time.Wayne Gretzky, 99: Stories of the Game
    Quotes about Change
  17. As professional as hockey is and professional sports is, we have highs and we have lows and in life it seems to be the general feeling that, unfortunately, sometimes you go to funerals and, fortunately, sometimes you get to go weddings and fun parties. Wayne Gretzky
    Life and Struggles
  18. Your generation has inherited circumstances that point to a highly uncertain future. Recent economic turmoil, geopolitical shocks, and social shifts indicate you will face many difficult challenges in the years ahead.”But in every crisis lies opportunity. So as you graduate today, I have one simple message: be really, really good at hockey.Wayne Gretzky, Commencement Address, University of Alberta
  19. Of course, all the teammates I ever played with every guy in my career that played always had the same goal and that was to be a champion. That always made for a lot of fun.Wayne Gretzky
  20. But at a young age, 12 or 13, 14, 15 – just play and enjoy it. Learn what it’s like to be around your teammates – the highs of winning and the lows of losing. Just enjoy it …Wayne Gretzky
  21. You miss 100% of the shots you don't take. Wayne Gretzky

  22. You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.Wayne Gretzky
    Taking Risks
  23. A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.Wayne Gretzky
  24. Everything I did in hockey, I worked for.Wayne Gretzky
  25. Competitive spirit is still at a premium. The more you win, the better you play, the more money you make, so they all have that in mind. Wayne GretzkyWayne Gretzky
    Words of Encouragement
  26. But behind every big play, there’s a guy who grew up dreaming of making that big play. He’s got a story, and he was inspired by someone else’s.Wayne Gretzky, 99: Stories of the Game
    Dream Big
  27. The day I stop learning is the day I stop growing. Wayne Gretzky

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