VINCE LOMBARDI QUOTES

"The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand."
Vince Lombardi
Vince Lombardi
American football coach

Quotes on life:

Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don’t do things right once in a while – you do them right all the time.
It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Perfection is not attainable. But if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.
If you’ll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
If you don’t think you’re a winner, you don’t belong here.
If you aren’t fired with enthusiasm, you’ll be fired with enthusiasm.
Winning is not everything – but making the effort to win is.

"Winners never quit and quitters never win."

Quotes on commitment & winning:

Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.
Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing.
Winning is not everything, but wanting to win is.
Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.
The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
If you can accept losing you can’t win. If you can walk you can run. No one is ever hurt. Hurt is in your mind.

About

VINCE
LOMBARDI

Vince Lombardi was an American football coach. He was the head coach of the Green Bay Packers during the 1960s. In his coaching, the Packers won three straight and five total NFL Championships in seven years, in addition to winning the first two Super Bowls at the conclusion of the 1966 and 1967 NFL seasons.

Lombardi started his coaching career as an assistant and later as a head coach at St. Cecilia High School in Englewood, New Jersey. He also served as an assistant coach at Fordham, at the United States Military Academy, and with the New York Giants before becoming a head coach for the Green Bay Packers from 1959 to 1967 and the Washington Redskins in 1969.

Lombardi never had a losing season as a head coach in the NFL, compiling a regular-season winning percentage of 72.8% (96–34–6), and 90% (9–1) in the postseason for an overall record of 105 wins with 35 losses and 6 ties in the NFL.

In 1970, he was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The same year, NFL Super Bowl trophy was named in his honour.