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This is a tough game. There are times when you've got to play hurt, when you've got to block out the pain.
- O'Neal, Shaquille
Competition Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Competition

1.
How can we hope to remain economically competitive in a world in which... 90% of Dutch high-school students take advanced math courses and 100% of teachers in Germany have double majors, while the best we can say about our pocket of excellence is that 75% of [American] students have learned to critique tactfully?
Alexander, Barbara J.

2.
Competition is the spice of sports; but if you make spice the whole meal you'll be sick.
Leonard, George

3.
I believe in rules. Sure I do. If there weren't any rules, how could you break them?
Durocher, Leo

4.
I don't psyche myself up. I psyche myself down. I think clearer when I'm not psyched up.
Cauthen, Steve

5.
In this game, by trying to win; you automatically lose.
Ross, Ruth

6.
The time your game is most vulnerable is when you're ahead, never let up.
Laver, Rod

7.
The key to any game is to use your strengths and hide your weaknesses.
Westphal, Paul

8.
I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history.
Oerter, Al

9.
You get out in front -- you stay out in front.
Foyt, A. J.

10.
To free the mind from the habit of competition, we must see in detail the process by which the mind is ensnared by competition.
Beecher, Marguerite

11.
I watch a man shoot pool for an hour. If he misses more than one shot I know I can beat him.
Lassiter, Luther

12.
Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one.
Bradley, Bill

13.
Every man in the world is better than someone else and not as good someone else.
Saroyan, William

14.
Competitions are for horse, not artist.
Bartok, Bela

15.
You must play boldly to win.
Palmer, Arnold

16.
The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage.
Geus, Arie de

17.
When you want to win a game, you have to teach. When you lose a game, you have to learn.
Landry, Tom

18.
World trade means competition from anywhere; advancing technology encourages cross-industry competition.Consequently, strategic planning must consider who our future competitors will be, not only who is here today.
Allison, Eric

19.
Running for money doesn't make you run fast. It makes you run first.
Jipcho, Ben

20.
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.
Holtz, Lou

21.
The biggest things are often the easiest to do because there is so little competition.
Horne, William Van

22.
When you have them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.
Martin, Jerry

23.
You have to be able to center yourself, to let all of your emotions go... Don't ever forget that you play with your soul as well as your body.
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem

24.
Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying to get the better in something or other.
Lamb, Charles

25.
I worked very hard. I felt I could play the game. The only thing that could stop me was myself.
Abbott, Jim

26.
And what is the greatest number? Number one.
Hume, David

27.
The difference of great players is at a certain point in a match they raise their level of play and maintain it. Lesser players play great for a set, but then less.
Sampras, Pete

28.
Thou shalt not covet; but tradition approves all forms of competition.
Clough, Arthur Hugh

29.
There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.
Proverb, Indian

30.
I won it, at least five million times. Men who were stronger, bigger and faster than I was could have done it, but they never picked up a pole, and never made the feeble effort to pick their legs off the ground and get over the bar.
Richards, Bob

31.
It has meant a lot to me to challenge the best players in the world and to beat them. And it means a lot to me to be out here and fighting for the title and, you know, it hurts not to win it.
Agassi, Andre

32.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
Shoemaker, Willie

33.
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your tricks of war.
Bonaparte, Napoleon

34.
After the game the King and pawn go into the same box.
Proverb, Italian

35.
If football taught me anything about business, it is that you win the game one play at a time.
Tarkenton, Fran

36.
Every time you go out on the ice, there are slight flaws. You can always think of something you should have done better. These are the things you must work on.
Hamill, Dorothy

37.
You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave -- win or lose.
Howe, Gordie

38.
Men often compete with one another until the day they die; comradeship consists of rubbing shoulders jocularly with a competitor.
Hoagland, Edward

39.
Once you're physically capable of winning a gold medal, the rest is ninety percent mental.
Johnson, Patti

40.
I consider myself one of a very small handful of drivers in the world that are top drivers. The best one? I don't think anybody can say they're the best one because, from one week to the next, you can be on form or off form a little bit.
Mansell, Nigel

41.
Focus on competition has always been a formula for mediocrity.
Burrus, Daniel

42.
I ski to win. When the day comes that I can't get myself into a fighting mood anymore, I won't be able to win and I'll stop racing.
Stenmark, Ingemar

43.
The person who figures out how to harness the collective genius of his or her organization is going to blow the competition away.
Wriston, Walter

44.
Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.
Chamberlain, Wilt

45.
Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed -- there's so little competition.
Hubbard, Elbert

46.
Mental toughness is to physical as four is to one.
Knight, Bobby

47.
The game isn't over until it's over.
Berra, Yogi

48.
Racing is a matter of spirit not strength.
Guthrie, Janet

49.
Our life is not really a mutual helpfulness; but rather, it's fair competition cloaked under due laws of war; it's a mutual hostility.
Carlyle, Thomas

50.
We have a lot of players in their first year. Some of them are also in their last year.
Walsh, Bill


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