“Confidence is the most important single factor in this game, and no matter how great your natural talent, there is only one way to obtain it: work.” – Jack Nicklaus

“Success is not the key to confidence. Confidence is the key to success.” – Mary Kay Ash

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Sports do not build character. They reveal it.” – Heywood Broun

“Confidence comes not from always being right, but from not fearing to be wrong.” – Peter T. McIntyre

“Success is not about being the best. It’s about always getting better.” – Conor McGregor

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

“Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford

“Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.” – Christian D. Larson

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.” – Sam Levenson

“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan PARENTS HAPPY QUOTES

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.” – Billie Jean King

“The only way to prove that you are a good sport is to lose.” – Ernie Banks

“You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.” – Michael Jordan

“Nothing can dim the light that shines from within.” – Maya Angelou

“Sports teaches you character, it teaches you to play by the rules, it teaches you to know what it feels like to win and lose, it teaches you about life.” – Billie Jean King

“The more you sweat in practice, the less you bleed in battle.” – Richard Marcinko

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden

“Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.” – Samuel Johnson

“Strength doesn’t come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn’t.” – Rikki Rogers

“Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You got this.” – Chantal Sutherland

“Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.” – Wilma Rudolph

“Self-confidence is the memory of success.” – David Storey