“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” – Tim Notke

“It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.” – Vince Lombardi

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

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” – Albert Schweitzer

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

“The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.” – Les Brown

“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.” – Vince Lombardi

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

“The pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

“It’s not about the size of the dog in the fight, it’s about the size of the fight in the dog.” – Mark Twain

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

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

“If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride – and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.” – Paul Bryant

“Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.” – Lance Armstrong

“Sports do not build character, they reveal it.” – Heywood Broun IRISH QUOTES ABOUT WORK

“The mind is the limit. As long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

“Success isn’t owned. It’s leased, and rent is due every day.” – J.J. Watt

“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vince Lombardi

“The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.” – Tommy Lasorda

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” – Michael Jordan

“The harder you work, the luckier you get.” – Gary Player

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

“I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan

“The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.” – Pele

“You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself, your own highest standards, and when you reach your limits, that is real joy.” – Arthur Ashe

“Victory is in having done your best. If you’ve done your best, you’ve won.” – Billy Bowerman

“The person that said winning isn’t everything, never won anything.” – Mia Hamm

“Don’t focus on the odds, focus on your opportunity.” – Greg Plitt