Phrases of the Day

You've noticed our "Phrases of the Day" and find them inspiring and motivating; maybe you cant wait for the new one to publish and daily check back to our site just to read the newest one. Here you find the past history of phrases already displayed in our rotation - dont worry, we wont reveal which one will be shown tomorrow, but rest assured - it wont be one we already have listed below. Enjoy !

Mental will is a muscle that needs exercise, just like muscles of the body.
[ Lynn Jennings ]

Mental toughness can take you to the top, and mental weakness straight to the bottom.
[ John Scheifer ]

Everybody kind of perceives me as being angry. It's not anger, it's motivation!
[ Roger Clements ]

Tennis was given to me not to become a great player and a world champion. Tennis was given to me to keep me off the street corners of east St. Louis.
[ Jimmy Conners ]

The mastery of the true self, and the refusal to permit others to dominate us is the ultimate in living, and self-expression in athletics.
[ Percy Cerutty ]

We live by encouragement and die without it - slowly, sadly, angrily.
[ Celeste Holm ]

If you don't try to win you might as well hold the Olympics in somebody's back yard.
[ Jesse Owens ]

It hurts up to a point and then it doesn't get any worse.
[ Ann Trason ]

Work is something a body is obliged to do. Play is something a body is not obliged to do.
[ Mark Twain ]

It is a sublime thing to suffer and be stronger.
[ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ]

Look around the table. If you don't see a sucker, get up, because you're the sucker.
[ Amarillo Slim ]

In the field of sports you are more or less accepted for what you do rather than what you are.
[ Althea Gibson ]

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
[ Martin Luther King Jr. ]

We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
[ Jim Rohn ]

No man is entirely worthless, he can always serve as a bad example.
[ Brian Oldfield ]

In order to win you must be prepared to lose sometime. And leave one or two cards showing.
[ Van Morrison ]