Timeless Success Advice
Legendary basketball coach John Wooden shared some timeless advice for his players that not only applied to his team, but to all of us.
Though this legend has passed on, his many lessons and many quotes remain as timeless reminders of what success looks like. Some of his timeless advice:
- Always be on time.
- Be neat and clean.
- Don’t use profanity.
- Never criticize a teammate.
- Have patience.
- Have faith that things will work out if we do what we are suppose to do.
- Don’t whine, complain or make excuses.
- Do your best.
John Wooden didn’t cut corners, and he didn’t let his values slide in order to win. His consistency was legendary. I often read his inspiring quotes. He is known for winning ten NCAA national championships in twelve years. With his attitude and wisdom, I am certain he would have been successful at nearly any endeavor.
His many quotes continue to inspire. Here are a few of my favorite John Wooden quotes:
John Wooden Quotes
“If you’re not making mistakes, then you’re not doing anything.” -John Wooden