Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 418
Things Overlook

Winning, you can overlook so many things.

- Abby Wambach

Political About

The hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Death Islamic

I'm optimistic because I'm pragmatic: Neither of the two sides, the military government nor the Islamic front, is capable of winning. If they continue to fight, they will both bleed to death.

- Ahmed Ben Bella

Me Nuts

When I was losing, they called me nuts. When I was winning they called me eccentric.

- Al McGuire

Important Only

Winning is overrated. The only time it is really important is in surgery and war.

- Al McGuire


Winning in my business is everything.

- Al Unser

Other Works

Every physicist knows that things connect with each other. To isolate things is not the way the universe works - winning best actor is arbitrary.

- Alan Arkin

Scoring About

Football's not just about scoring goals - it's about winning.

- Alan Shearer

School United

Regardless of whether it is playing for your school team or playing for Manchester United, winning is great.

- Alan Smith

Journey Important

Winning and losing isn't everything; sometimes, the journey is just as important as the outcome.

- Alex Morgan

Bad Through

When you're winning, you're a hero. When you're losing, you're a bum... I'm as bad as the fans, believe me. If they only knew how I hate losing and what we go through to try to win.

- Alex Spanos

Give Hundred

I don't gamble, because winning a hundred dollars doesn't give me great pleasure. But losing a hundred dollars pisses me off.

- Alex Trebek

Enjoy Fights

As a driver you enjoy winning races, and if you win in the easiest way possible, fine, but in reality we all remember the fights to the end, the nip and tuck stuff.

- Allan McNish

Luck Could

Grandma cheated whenever she could. She cheated because it was a much more scientific and surer way of winning than trusting to luck.

- Allan Sherman

Always Success Is

Success is like winning the sweepstakes or getting killed in an automobile crash. It always happens to somebody else.

- Allan Sherman

Caught Learned

We get so caught up in winning all the time, but it's also even more important to be a good person, so that's what I learned.

- Aly Raisman

Sad Sadness

First, accept sadness. Realize that without losing, winning isn't so great.

- Alyssa Milano

Though Like

Like every poor person, I used to dream about winning the lottery. I didn't just get money, though. I got fame. And I got fame before I got money, and it was scary.

- Amber Rose

Over In The Past

Even when I was winning my fights, once it's over, it's over. It's in the past, and you've got to look forward.

- Anderson Silva

Career Gene

If there is one thing that all players have in common it is that winning, competitive gene; the ability to overcome obstacles and fight for what you want from your career.

- Andres Iniesta

Be Nice Making

Winning the Rookie of the Year would be nice but making the playoffs would be even nicer for me.

- Andrew Bogut

Law Alive

The American system of civilian control of the military recognizes that soldiers' attention must be fixed on winning battles and staying alive, and that the fog of war can sometimes obscure the rule of law.

- Andrew Rosenthal

Some Having

A good balance of winning and losing is important. If you just win all the time, you won't get anything out of it; having some tough losses can be really important.

- Andrew Shue

Think Made

I used to think that losing made you more hungry and determined but after my success at the Olympics and the U.S. Open I realise that winning is the biggest motivation.

- Andy Murray

Number Grand Slams

Of course it's tough to reach the number one place and also winning grand slams.

- Angelique Kerber

Prove Grand Slam

Winning the second grand slam, it was a bit different. I don't have anything to prove anymore. I am at the top: number one.

- Angelique Kerber

Comedy Original

Half-brights consider it comedy gold to congratulate anyone they dislike for 'winning the Kentucky Derby!' The only thing more bracingly original to not-smart people is: 'Stay classy!'

- Ann Coulter

Actual Hugo

I'm not going to pretend that I never fantasized about winning the Hugo. Or the Nebula, for that matter. I just never thought it was an actual real possibility.

- Ann Leckie

Like Having

For the entire state of Georgia, having the premiere of Gone With the Wind on home ground was like winning the Battle of Atlanta 75 years late.

- Anne Edwards

Going Jumping

At one point, there wasn't a black quarterback in the NFL. When you start winning, then you start seeing more. Jumping up and down and screaming and calling people names is not going to change anything.

- Antoine Fuqua

Final Counts

Playing a final is great, but it's winning it that counts.

- Antoine Griezmann

Looking Titles

Winning titles, that's what I'm looking for.

- Antoine Griezmann

Dancing Been

There is not a lot of money in competition dancing. There never has been; it's all about winning the trophies, really. It's not like golf.

- Anton du Beke

Will Been

Winning and losing, that's never been my objective. It's my hope that in the fullness of time, the majority of the court will come to see things as I do.

- Antonin Scalia

Business Chips

We're focused on ourselves and winning our games and handling our business. We'll let the chips fall in place.

- Antonio Brown

Need Ball

As long as we keep winning, that's all it's about. But it's evident I do need the ball.

- Antonio Brown

Gold Right Way

It's fool's gold if you are winning games and are not playing the right way.

- Antonio Davis

Better Chances

The harder you work, the less mistakes you make. The fewer mistakes you make, the better your chances of winning.

- Ara Parseghian

Notre Dame Came

I came to Notre Dame to renew the winning tradition.

- Ara Parseghian

Never Squash

My definition of winning at squash is playing and surviving, and I've never lost a match.

- Arlen Specter

Wanting Everything

Winning isn't everything, but wanting it is.

- Arnold Palmer

Sunday Biggest

The biggest thrill wasn't in winning on Sunday but in meeting the payroll on Monday.

- Art Rooney

Important Stage

You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.

- Arthur Ashe

Country Against

Nepal is a magical country and one of the only places in the world where they are winning the fight against illegal poaching.

- Ashlan Gorse Cousteau

Crush Boom

Boom, crush. Night, losers. Winning, duh.

- Charlie Sheen

Individual Plate

Individual statistics, plate time and everything tend to come, but the most enjoyment I get out of baseball is actually winning.

- Chili Davis

Over Minutes

After about 15 minutes, you feel that you're winning them over.

- Chita Rivera

Rest Big

If you can react the same way to winning and losing, that's a big accomplishment. That quality is important because it stays with you the rest of your life, and there's going to be a life after tennis that's a lot longer than your tennis life.

- Chris Evert

Think I Think

In the long run, there are people who've made more money or had bigger stardom at points. But, I think I'll have come out winning.

- Chris Isaak

Going Very

I was a fighter and very determined. There was no way I was going to back out without winning.

- Christine Lahti

Doing Thrill

The thrill isn't in the winning, it's in the doing.

- Chuck Noll

Week Never

The key to a winning season is focusing on one opponent at a time. Winning one week at a time. Never look back and never look ahead.

- Chuck Noll

Love More

The love the people of Leicester showed towards me was incredible. Even more than winning the Premier League.

- Claudio Ranieri

Lucky Been

I've been really lucky to get on shows that stay on. It's one thing to book a show, and it's like winning the lottery again to have it picked up, and then again to have the show stay on the air.

- Coby Bell

Been Half

For me, half the joy of achieving has been the struggle and the fight, the pitting myself against the world and all its competition - and winning.

- Conrad Veidt

Important Most

Winning - that's the most important to me. It's as simple as that.

- Cristiano Ronaldo

Better Part

The determination to win is the better part of winning.

- Daisaku Ikeda

Records Break

It's real nice and exciting for me to break the records, but it's more exciting for me to be on a winning team.

- Dan Marino

Young Having

As a young athlete, it was first about having fun; then it was about winning.

- Dan O'Brien

Ticket Built

Winning a competition in architecture is a ticket to oblivion. It's just an idea. Ninety-nine per cent never get built.

- Daniel Libeskind

Joe Redskins

Joe Gibbs helped define what the Washington Redskins stand for - integrity, hard work, determination, winning and championships.

- Daniel Snyder

Idealism Loses

Idealism loses to pragmatism when it comes to winning elections.

- Danny Strong

Legacy Handful

There are a handful of legacy clubs like the Dodgers in each league. They're in major markets and have a history of winning where, if you do things right, there's an enormous upside.

- Dave Checketts

Play Pretty

I got to play with ZZ Top and introduce Bryan Adams and George Michael. And to have it all topped off by me winning 'American Idol?!' It's pretty absurd.

- David Cook

Game Nine

It was fun winning with the Nasty Nine, but it didn't feel good going into every game with the Nasty Nine, I tell you that.

- David Fizdale

Politics Practice

Politics is about winning. If you don't win, you don't get to put your principles into practice. Therefore, find a way to win, or sit the battle out.

- David Horowitz

Year Been

My focus in 2010 was on just running fast races. My focus in 2011 was for winning at the World Championships. This year has been a combination of the two so we'll see what kind of time it brings.

- David Rudisha

Been Making

The biggest picture you see is making it to the Super Bowl and winning it. There are a lot of guys who have played 14, 15, 16 years and never been there.

- DeAngelo Williams

Conservative Super

They called Bill Parcells 'conservative' when he was winning two Super Bowls.

- Jim Finks

Everybody Whole

Winning a major, that's what everybody wants to do, and I worked my whole life to do it. And to realize that, it's incredible.

- Jimmy Walker

Seven Weight

When you're dead weight, in the right position, you win. And in reality, you wouldn't see someone my size kicking seven martial arts experts and winning.

- Joan Severance

History Nation

Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future.

- Joe Baca

Effort Begins

A winning effort begins with preparation.

- Joe Gibbs

Pittsburgh Going

Winning the Super Bowl was obviously a great one, but the joy I felt of going to the Super Bowl, it was what I felt about the Pittsburgh Steelers and where we came from, the history of us to that point.

- Joe Greene

Dream Stanley Cup

As a kid, you dream of winning the Stanley Cup. As you get older, you understand the importance of winning the Olympics.

- Joe Sakic

Reason Which

If a club is winning, you never pay attention to a guy who's 0-for-10. If a club is losing, all of a sudden you'll find that he's the main reason why you're losing, which is absurd for me.

- Joe Torre

Nothing Replace

There's nothing that can replace the feeling of winning.

- Joe Torre

Will Everyone

There will be a time when everyone on the team is going to contribute to winning a pennant.

- Joe Torre

Royal Big

Winning the Royal Rumble is as big an accomplishment as anything.

- John Cena

Bowls Joe

I would have loved to have played for Joe Gibbs. Look at his record of winning three Super Bowls.

- John Elway

My Life Ticket

I was a waiter before 'The Office,' so to me, this was a winning lottery ticket. Everything about my life has changed.

- John Krasinski

Will Hoped

The U.S. Forces are winning in Iraq. It is to be hoped that they will win at home also.

- John Linder

Sports Teams

One of the biggest gaps in sports is the difference between the winning and losing teams of the Super Bowl. They don't invite the losing team to the White House. They don't have parades for them. They don't throw confetti on them.

- John Madden

Bad Always

I've always said winning's the great deodorant, and conversely, when you have a bad record, everything stinks, and everything starts to unravel, and everything falls apart.

- John Madden

Desire Staying

What is the single most important quality in a tennis champion? I would have to say desire, staying in there and winning matches when you are not playing that well.

- John McEnroe

Everyone Declare

For many in baseball September is a month of stark contrast with April, when everyone had dared to hope. If baseball is a lot like life, as pundits declare, it is because life is more about losing than winning.

- John Thorn

Character Talent

Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character.

- John Wooden

Everyone Town

My biggest moment was winning the World Series because everyone in my town was able to feel he was a world champion.

- Johnny Bench

Conference Form

Any form of a winning record in the conference is an accomplishment.

- Jordan Knight

Process Sailboat

Ted Turner sailed into the meeting, and I mean sailed. He holds himself as if he were at the helm of his sailboat, in the process of winning the race.

- Joseph Barbera

Love Tell

Of course I love winning things; I can't tell you how much I enjoy it.

- Julian Fellowes

Like Role

Most actors in my position, at 47, you want your annuity show. You want your Marg Helgenberger role on 'CSI.' But that's like winning the lottery. So you try and keep yourself sane.

- Julie Warner

England Biggest

Winning the title in England is the biggest challenge of them all.

- Jurgen Klopp

Cares About

Who cares about winning? We should focus on serving.

- Justin Trudeau

Super Bowl About

Everything to me is about team football, and if we keep winning Super Bowl trophies, I'll be fine.

- Justin Tuck

Race Will

You will never know the feeling of a driver when winning a race. The helmet hides feelings that cannot be understood.

- Ayrton Senna

Behind Needs

Anyone can support a team that is winning - it takes no courage. But to stand behind a team to defend a team when it is down and really needs you, that takes a lot of courage.

- Bart Starr

Football Player

I am a football player. I like to win. And I am used to winning - quite a lot.

- Bastian Schweinsteiger

Race Races

Race, what is that? Race is a competition, somebody winning and somebody losing. Blood doesn't run in races! Come on!

- Beah Richards

Never Goes

The fun never goes out, but it changes with the years, with winning and losing.

- Bear Bryant