Part of the growth process for parents and players alike is learning from the mistakes and successes of those who have come before them.
Here are some thoughts from the voices of experience that have shaped me as a person.
“Discipline is not a nasty word,” NBA head coach Pat Riley.
“The ultimate goal is victory. And if you refuse to work as hard as you possibly can toward that aim, or if you do anything that keeps you from achieving that goal, then you are just cheating yourself,” NFL head coach Don Shula.
“Success is not forever and failure isn’t fatal,” NFL head coach Don Shula.
“You prove your worth with your actions, not with your mouth,” NBA head coach Pat Riley.
“It’s not about the goal. It’s about growing to become the person that can accomplish that goal,” author and speaker Tony Robbins.
“Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach,” Tony Robbins.
“We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not,” author and speaker Tony Robbins.