"Football is like life: It requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority."
Vince Lombardi,football coach
Henry Ford,founder, Ford Motor Co.
"Surround yourself with amazingly intelligent men and women. The people I work with not only are smarter than I am, possessing both intellectual and emotional intelligence, but also share my determination to succeed. I will not make an important decision without them."
George Steinbrenner,owner of the New York Yankees
Marquis de Vauvenargues,French writer
"You have to compete every day of your life, in everything. You compete if you're sick, if you're injured, if you don't feel like playing. It doesn't matter."
Lloyd Carr,college football coach
"The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than events."
Vince Lombardi,Hall of Fame football coach