Lou Holtz

Lou Holtz (born on January 6, 1937 in Follansbee, West Virginia) is a former NCAA football head coach, and is currently an author and a motivational speaker who has spoken to the likes of Fortune 500 companies on topics such as the importance of teamwork and goal setting
Found 16 thoughts of Lou Holtz

If you try to fight the course, it will beat you.

Lou Holtz

If you're bored with life - you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things - you don't have enough goals.

Lou Holtz

I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it.

Lou Holtz

If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.

Lou Holtz

Do right. Do your best. Treat others as you want to be treated.

Lou Holtz

You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.

Lou Holtz

You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.

Lou Holtz

I can't believe that God put us on this earth to be ordinary.

Lou Holtz

The problem with having a sense of humor is often that people you use it on aren't in a very good mood.

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Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.

Lou Holtz

Coaching is nothing more than eliminating mistakes before you get fired.

Lou Holtz

Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.

Lou Holtz

It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.

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Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.

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On this team, we're all united in a common goal: to keep my job.

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No one has ever drowned in sweat.

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