If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride – and never quit, you'll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.
He never complained about his team's bad luck or bad talent, never stopped playing the game for joy, never stopped giving his all, never lost his proud demeanor, and never acted like anything but a winner. He was a symbol of the Cubs' fans undiminishing resilience. If he could be happy to come to the park each afternoon, then so could we.ernie banks
Women have but one task, that of crowning the winner with garlands.Coubertin, Pierre de, Baron
The world is a game of chess; the loser loses and the winner wins.jamal al-din al-afghani
As a Nobel Prize winner I cannot but regret that the award was never given to Mark Twain, nor to Henry James, speaking only of my own countrymen. Greater writers than these also did not receive the prize. I would have been happy — happier — today if the prize had been given to that beautiful writer Isak Dinesen.ernest hemingway
I have a message for my fans. Whatever you want to do in this world, it is achievable. The most important thing that I've found, that perhaps you could use, is be passionate and enthusiastic in the direction that you choose in life, and you'll be a winner.steve irwin
Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Anthony Lewis is among the great American journalists of the past half century. His coverage of legal issues for The New York Times, where he was a columnist for 32 years, along with his best-selling books (including "Gideon's Trumpet"), have made him one of the most popular commentators on American law.anthony lewis
If history has a lesson, it is that the "winner take all" attitude deprives one of the pleasures of being the heir to the best of different traditions, even while avoiding their intolerance against each other.as reported by Magdolna Hargittai (2004). Candid science IV: conversations with famous physicists. Imperial College Press. p. 402. ISBN 1860944167.
God was a clever idea ... The human race came up with a winner there.j. g. ballard
In a man to man fight, the winner is he who has one more round in his magazine.erwin rommel
The world is a game of chess; the loser loses and the winner wins.As quoted in Jam? al-D?n al-Afgh?ni: A Muslim intellectual (1984) by Anwar Moazzam, p. 3
USC quarterback Matt Leinart - "This is what it's all about, 41-38 in the final game," said Leinart, the Trojans quarterback and Heisman winner a year ago. "You couldn't ask for anything better. This was a great football game. We gave our hearts, they gave their hearts, and they came out on top."Texas Wins Rose Bowl 41-38. The Daily Texan (2006-01-04). Retrieved on 2006-07-13.
It is now clear that with the renewed great game, there are more players and more rivalry than it was during the game being played out between Britain and Russia in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. In that game there was one winner and one loser. The stakes for which the game is now being played are global supremacy, energy, geo-political security, religion and financial control.Asgar Mitha, G. (3 September 2008), The Last Great Game
I won the game! I should be rich! I'm a winner, you can't do this to me!Who: Roderick
God was a clever idea ... The human race came up with a winner there.J. G. Ballard, as quoted in "The benign catastrophist" by Susie Mackenzie in The Guardian (6 September 2003).
For when lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.King Henry, scene viii (or vi)
If you look at the record books, Dale Earnhardt's done everything, except win the Daytona 500. Now they can't have that riding over him. Now they're just going to say, 'Dale Earnhardt, 1998 Daytona 500 winner,' and his shoulders are going to get lighter every time.ernie irvan
Our purpose is to educate as well as to entertain. Painless preaching is as good a term as any for what we do. If you're going to come away from a party singing the lyrics of a song, it is better that you sing of self-pride like 'We're a winner' instead of 'Do the Boo-ga-loo!'As quoted in The Sociology of Rock (1978) by Simon Frith ISBN 0094602204
Our purpose is to educate as well as to entertain. Painless preaching is as good a term as any for what we do. If you're going to come away from a party singing the lyrics of a song, it is better that you sing of self-pride like 'We're a winner' instead of 'Do the Boo-ga-loo!'Curtis Mayfield , as quoted in The Sociology of Rock (1978) by Simon Frith
It's in our country's interests to find those who would do harm to us and get them out of harm's way. 2007 winnerThe Yale Book of Quotations designated the response the second most memorable quote of 2007
At Paris Novelist Henri Barbusse, winner of the Prix Goncourt with his pen and the Croix de Guerre with his sword, occupies a position unique and anomalous. He is always bringing some unpleasant fact to light, and his genius is always just sufficient to make the expose nauseatingly unforgettable. With such a man what is to be done?henri barbusse
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