Lou Holtz Biography | Inspiration Quotations | Motivation Quotes

Tags: 
Lou Holtz

Lou Holtz Motivational Quotations:

  • “Remember. Every day, some ordinary person does something extraordinary. Today, it's your turn.”

  •  “Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.”

  • “The answers to these questions will determine your success or failure. 1) Can people trust me to do what's right? 2) Am I committed to doing my best? 3) Do I care about other people and show it? If the answers to these questions are yes, there is no way you can fail.”

  • “Teamwork is the foundation of success. The three universal questions that an individual asks of his coach, player, employee, employer are: Can I trust you? Are you committed to excellence? And, do you care about me?”

  •  “The price of LEADERSHIP is RESPONSIBILITY....and part of that responsibility is to STAY POSITIVE whether you feel like it or not.”

  •  “I follow three rules: Do the right thing, do the best you can, and always show people you care.”

  •  “The greatest power God gave us is the power to choose. We have the opportunity to choose whether we're going to act or procrastinate, believe or doubt, pray or curse, help or heal. We also choose whether we're going to be happy or whether we're going to be sad.”

  •  “Do what's right. Be on time, be polite, and be honest; remain free from drugs; and if you have any questions, get out your Bible. 2. Do your best. Mediocrity is unacceptable when you are capable of doing better. 3. Treat others as you want to be treated. Practice love and understanding.”

  •  “Everybody needs four things in life: Something to do, someone to love, someone to believe in and something to hope for.”

  •  “There are certain things in this world we all have in common such as time. Everybody has sixty seconds to a minute, sixty minutes to an hour, twenty-four hours to a day. The difference is what we do with that time and how we use it.”

  •  “Don't tell your problems to people: eighty percent don't care; and the other twenty percent are glad you have them.”

  •  “Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.”

  1.  “Winners embrace hard work. They love the discipline of it, the trade-off they're making to win. Losers, on the other hand, see it as punishment. And that's the difference.”

  •  “Life is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent how you respond to it.”

  •  “Everybody is looking for instant success, but it doesn't work that way. You build a successful life one day at a time.”

  •  “It always amazes me that spectators want to coach, coaches want to officiate, and officials just want to watch the game”

  • "You might not be able to outthink, outmarket or outspend your competition, but you can outwork them.”

  •  “One day you are drinking the wine, and they next day you are picking the grapes.”

  •  “Everyone wants to win on Saturday afternoon when the game is played. It’s what you do the other six days that decides the outcome”

  •  “I never learn anything talking. I only learn things when I ask questions.”

  •  “We aren't where we want to be; we aren't where we ought to be; but thank goodness we aren't where we used to be.”

  •  “What you are capable of achieving is determined by your talent and ability. What you attempt to do is determined by your motivation. How well you do something is determined by your attitude.”

  •  “You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.”

  •  “I can't explain why a bride buys her wedding dress, whereas a groom rents his tux.”

  •  “The standards you establish for others must reflect the standards you set for yourself. No one will follow a hypocrite.”

  •  “In this world you're either growing or you're dying so get in motion and grow.”

  •  “People eyeing you as a potential leader tend to ask three questions: Are you committed? Do you care about me? Can I trust you?”

  •  “You must have dreams and goals if you are ever going to achieve anything in this world.”

  •  “I feel that God wants me to coach; otherwise, he wouldn't have put the desire in me.”

  •  “You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.”

  •  “Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.”

  •  “If you make a fist and hold it for two hours, you won't be able to pick up a glass because you'll be so weak. Let's stay loose. Let's have fun.”

  •  “Those who know Notre Dame, no explanation’s necessary. Those who don’t, no explanation will suffice.”

  •  “In life, be a participant, not a spectator.”

  •  “You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.”

  •  “Sacrifice, discipline and prayer are essential. We gain strength through God's word. We receive grace from the sacrament. And when we fumble due to sin - and it's gonna happen - confession puts us back on the field.”

  •  “Adversity is another way to measure the greatness of individuals. I never had a crisis that didn't make me stronger.”

  •  “Never settle for second when first is available”

  •  “If you don't make a total commitment to whatever you are doing, then you start looking to bail out the first time the boat starts leaking.”

  •  “If you're bored with life - you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things - you don't have enough goals.”

  •  “It's always better to face the truth, no matter how uncomfortable, than to continue coddling a lie.”

  •  “If you continually ask yourself, "What's important now?", you won't waste time on the trivial.”

  •  “It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.”

  •  “Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude.”

  •  “Underconfidence breeds underachievement.”

  •  “It's the extra effort after you have done your best that creates victory.”

  •  “I follow three rules: Do the right thing, do the best you can, and always show people you care. You’ve got to make a sincere attempt to have the right goals to begin with, then go after them with appropriate effort, and remember that you can’t really achieve anything great without the help of others.”

  •  “Nothing is as good as it seems and nothing is as bad, but somewhere between reality falls.”

  •  “Do what's right! Do the best you can and treat others the way you want to be treated because they will ask three questions: (1) Can I trust you? (2) Are you committed? (3) Do you care about me as a person?”

  •  “Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.”

  •  “No one has ever drowned in sweat.”

  •  “Do right. Do your best. Treat others as you want to be treated.”

  •  “You've got to have great athletes to win, I don't care who the coach is. You can't win without good athletes but you can lose with them. This is where coaching makes the difference.”

  •  “The only people who aren't going to be criticized are those who do absolutely nothing”

  •  “If you've been there, no explanation is necessary. If you haven't, none is adequate.”

  •  “God answers prayers, but he doesn't always answer it your way.”

  •  “So what if someone wrote your obituary... that doesn't mean you are obligated to die.”

  •  “You aren't going to find anybody that's going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance.”

  •  “How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.”

  •  “We are not going to win because you have a new head coach, any more than you are going to fix a flat tire by changing the driver. We will win the minute all of us get rid of excuses as to why we can't win and stop wallowing in self-pity.”

  •  “Had I been a great athlete, I'm not sure I would have even gone into coaching. I may have turned out feeling that my life ended when my athletic career ended, as happens so many times with various athletes.”

  • “I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it.”

  •  “You don't go to Notre Dame to learn something, you go to Notre Dame to be somebody.”

  •  “Broadcasting is easy; you just talk until you think of something to say.”

  •   “I'll assure you this: I will have nothing to do with politics.”

  •  “If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.”

  •  “If you don't demand that your people maintain. High performances to remain on your team, Why should they be proud of the association?”

  •  “No matter how bad someone has it, there are others who have it worse. Remembering that makes life a lot easier and allows you to take pleasure in the blessings you have been given.”

  •  “I do know this: God does answer your prayers, but it's not always in the way you expect. God knows what's best for us, though, so there's no need to worry when things don't go how we originally wanted them to go.”

  •  “Coaching is about helping young people have a chance to succeed. There is no more awesome responsibility than that. One of the greatest honors a person can have is being called 'Coach.'”

 

Author: 
Unknown

Add new comment

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
2 + 2 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.

Recent Articles

Get Inspire

Inspire Tags

Bernard Baruch (1)Orson Scott Card (1)Anita Roddick (1)Patriotism (1)Steve Jobs Quotes (1)Integrity Quotes (1)AMRI Hospitals (1)Do the work (1)Conrad burns (1)Jim Rohn (1)Emma Thompson (1)Mikaela Shiffrin (1)Dave Ramsey (1)Wisdom Quotes (1)Julius Erving (1)Winston S. Churchill (1)Scilla Elworthy (1)Fathers day quotes (1)Brian Acton (1)George Bernard Shaw (1)William Morris (1)Learning Quotes (1)Anthong Foxx (1)Douglas Adams (1)Soft skills (1)Quotes On Travel (1)John D. Rockefeller (1)Bangladesh (1)Inspiration (3)Quotations on Stregnth (1)Mother Quotes (1)Tommy Lasorda (1)Chance Quotes (1)dream quotes (1)Legal Quotes (1)Aesop (1)Mark Twain (1)Communication Quotes (1)Calvin Coolidge (1)Behaviour (1)Nature Quotes (1)Sports Quotes (1)Barack Obama (1)Experience Quotes (1)Thomas Carlyle (1)Brene Brown (1)Inspirational story (1)Inventors killed (1)Apple CEO (1)Oprah Winfrey (1)Earl Wilson (1)Business quotes (1)Suzy Kassem (1)Richard Branson (1)Motivational Quotes (4)Hard Work Quotes (1)Friendship Quotes (1)Dr Gautam Allahbadia Mumbai (6)Howard Schultz (1)Oliver Sacks (1)Memorial Day (1)Steven Wright (1)neet questions chapter wise (1)New Year's Quotations (1)Marya Mannes (1)Benjamin Franklin (1)Team Building Quotes (1)Clare Boothe Luce (1)Jean Chatzky (1)J.K. Rowling (1)Jeff Hawkins (1)Poorna Malavath (1)Orison Swett Marden (1)C. JoyBell C Biography (1)Healthcare (4)Jessica cox (1)Quotes on Truth (1)Tracy Morgan (1)Valentine Day (1)Abdul Kalam Quotations (1)Self Driving Car (1)Dalai Lama (1)Conan O Brien (1)Steve Jobs (1)Thomas Edison (1)democritus (1)James Heckman (1)John Powell (1)Inspire (2)Vera Nazarian (1)Alibaba Founder (1)Erykah Badu (1)Jack Ma (1)James Cash Penney (1)Achievement (4)No idling (1)neet question papers with answers (1)chapter wise questions for neet (1)Steven Pressfield (1)Salman F Rahman (1)Success (10)Thad Cochran (1)Judy Blume (1)B. F. Skinner (1)Brian Greene (1)Joe Morgan (1)Sania Mirza (1)Dale Carnegie (1)Arthur C. Clarke (1)Innovation (1)Paul Watson (1)Tony Robbins (1)Never Give Up Quotes (1)Daniel Goleman (1)Vision Quotes (1)Sudha Chandran (1)Funny Quotes (1)Mark Pocan (1)Micky Ward (1)Failure Management (1)Abraham Lincoln (1)Time management skills (1)Angela Ruggiero (1)Hard work (3)Miguel de Cervantes (1)neet practice papers (1)Travis Bradberry (1)Humanity (1)Relationship quotes (1)Joseph Addison (1)Charles Lamb (1)Alexander Solshenitsen (1)Marvin Bower (1)Successful people (1)neet mock test (1)Tom Freston (1)Margaret Heffernan (1)Marc Benioff (1)Mary Anne Radmacher (1)Bertrand Russell (1)Inventors (1)M.J.Ryan (1)George Horace lorimer (1)Randy Pausch (1)Celebrity astrologer in india (1)Jon Oringer (1)William Arthur Ward (1)Fitness Quotes (1)Family Quotes (1)Running (2)James Whitcomb Riley (1)Liz Murray (1)Faith quotes (1)Gerald Chertavian (1)Top 10 Indian CEO’s (1)Siri Hustvedt (1)Parents day Quotes (1)Ronald Ross (1)Shaun White (1)Truth (1)Marathon Racer (1)Shari Arison (1)Yuval Noah Harari (1)Bill Gates (1)Creativity (1)Isak Dinesen (1)team work (1)Criss Angel (1)Virginia Postrel (1)Dalmia Family (1)Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav (1)IVF Specialist in Mumbai (1)Mary Kay Ash (1)Immigration Quotes (1)Punctuality skills (1)Sympathy (1)Marcus Tullius Cicero (1)Drake (1)Goal Setting Quotes (1)Vincent Nichols (1)Yehuda Berg (1)Henry J. Kaiser (1)Invention (1)Hilarie Burton (1)Jean Paul Friedrich (1)Failure quotes (1)Mahatma Gandhi (1)New Year (1)Leo Buscaglia (1)Religion Quotes (1)online mock test for neet (1)Daniel H.Pink (1)Sports Inspiration (1)Swami Vivekananda (2)Teachers’ Day Quotes (1)Team work quotes (1)Stephen King (1)Self driving car in Bangalore (1)W. C. Fields (1)Health quotes (1)David Levithan (1)Spiritual Leader (1)Amit Kalantri (1)King Solomon (1)Julia Gillard (1)H.Jackson Brown (1)Marty Rubin (1)Nobel Prizes (1)Quotes on Teenage (1)Best Overseas Education consultants in UAE (1)Rod Blagojevich (1)Robert Breault (1)Vincent Van Gogh (1)Angela Merkel (1)Scientists (1)Life Quotes (1)Glenn Greenwald (1)Kumar Mangalam Birla (1)Groucho Marx (1)Leadership (1)neet online mock test (1)Robert Collier (1)Rick Pitino (1)Mireille Guiliano (1)Diet food recipes (1)Emotional Quotes (1)Kofi Annan (1)Great Quotes (1)Quotations on Valentine Day (1)Hermann Hesse (1)Lee Atwater (1)neet mock test papers (1)Paul Mellon (1)Sydney J. Harris (1)Leonard Cohen (1)James Humes (1)plato (1)Robert De Niro (1)Og Mandino (1)Wilfred Peterson (1)James Altucher (1)John F. Kennedy (1)Gautama Buddha (1)Andrew Carnegie (1)education quotes (1)Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1)Freddie Highmore (1)Andrew Shue (1)Robert Gately (1)Charles Dickens (1)Healthy and fitness blogs (1)Nelson Mandela (1)M.Scott Peck (1)Team Management Quotes (1)Shiv Khera (1)Harry Stack Sullivan (1)Dalmia Group (1)Appreciation Quotations (1)Andre Gide (1)Walt Disney (1)Albert Schweitzer (1)Adam Grant (1)Henry Ford (1)Quotations On Memorial Day (1)Jamie Oliver (1)Quotations on Patriotism (1)John Dryden (1)Sundeep Kochar (1)Attitude Quotes (1)Healthy lifestyle blog (1)Marriage Quotes (1)Alan Greenspan (1)Sean Swarner Everest Climber (1)Laurence J. Peter (1)Lou Rawls (1)C.S. Lewis (1)Women (1)Alexander Graham Bell (1)Christiane Northrup (1)Time management (2)Honesty Quotes (1)encouragement quotes (1)Harvey Mackay (1)Aristotle (1)Rabindranath Tagore (1)Michelle Obama (1)Curtis Carlson (1)Persistence Quotes (1)William Butler Yeats (1)Stephen Covey (1)Tom Peters (1)Hope quotations (1)John Quincy Adams (1)Anne Morrow Lindbergh (1)Leo Rosten (1)Pallam Raju (1)Music Quotes (1)Peter drucker (1)Eric Ripert (1)Positive Thinking Quotes (1)Mark Frauenfelder (1)Hunter S. Thompson (1)Failure Management quotes (1)Bobby Scott (1)Conrad Hilton (1)Dalmia Health (1)Alex Morritt (1)Quotations on Romance (1)Intelligence Quotes (1)Young Jeezy (1)Humor Quotes (1)Ernest Hemingway (1)Darell Hammond (1)Do it (3)Epictetus (1)A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (1)Mahatma Gandhi Quotes (1)Successful woman (1)Peace Quotes (1)Dr Gautam Allahbadia (6)Quotations on money (1)Brain Tracy (1)Sophie Swetchine (1)Bill Clinton (1)Women Quotes (1)Poetry (1)Spirituality Quotes (1)Commitment quotes (1)C.G. Jung (1)Ferdinand Marcos (1)Earl Nightingale (1)Farmer (1)Love Quotes (1)Dr T.P.Chia (1)john dewey (1)Games (1)Albert Einstein (1)Quotes (1)Self-Discipline Quotes (1)D.H. Lawrence (1)Indian Successful CEOs (1)God Quotes (1)NRI Privilege Health Card (1)Success quotations (1)Naveen Jain (1)Damian Woetzel (1)Vince Lombardi (1)Julie Andrews (1)Madonna Ciccone (1)Strength (1)Marathon (1)Punctuality (1)Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1)Parents (1)neet question bank (1)Helen Keller (1)Amy Schumer (1)Rudyard Kipling (1)Entrepreneur (1)William Feather (1)Nick Vujicic (1)Lou Holtz (1)Patrick Henry Hughes (1)Monique Murphy (1)Business person (1)Oscar Wilde (1)Jacob A. Riis (1)Maya Angelou (1)Harriet Beecher Stowe (1)Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1)Romance (1)Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1)Matt Cartwright (1)Lucius Annaeus Seneca (1)Hope Quotes (1)Knowledge Quotes (1)Never give up (2)Jacky Ickx (1)Change Quotes (1)Karin Slaughter (1)Service (1)Gilbert K. Chesterton (1)Norman Douglas (1)Health (3)Positive Thinking (1)Louis Pasteur (1)Hope (1)Poem (1)study mbbs abroad (1)Courage Quotes (1)Richard Carlson (1)Happiness quotes (1)Rick Steves (1)Narendra Modi (1)inspirational quotes (1)Passion Quotes (1)Jane Addams (1)Kamal Hassan (1)Sanjay Dalmia (1)abroad education consultants (1)Leadership Quotes (1)Yogi Berra (1)Best astrologer in India (1)Quotes on Sympathy (1)Mother Theresa (1)Erma Bombeck (1)team management (1)Larry Bird (1)Money (1)Peggy Fleming (1)Satchel Paige (1)Laws of life (1)Melody Beattie (1)Henry Wheeler Shaw (1)Shannon L. Alder (1)William Makepeace Tahckeray (1)Benjamin Disraeli (1)Indian Film Actor (1)Paul J.Meyer (1)Martin Luther King Jr (1)Ludwig van Beethoven (1)Management quotes (1)Most Inspirational Quotes (1)Voltaire (1)