John Wooden Quotes

  • A coach is someone who can give correction without causing resentment.
    John Wooden

    Ability is a poor man's wealth.
    John Wooden

    Adversity is the state in which man mostly easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.
    John Wooden

    Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
    John Wooden

    Consider the rights of others before your own feelings, and the feelings of others before your own rights.
    John Wooden

    Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
    John Wooden

    Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
    John Wooden

    Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.
    John Wooden

    It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
    John Wooden

    The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading the old ones.
    John Wooden

    Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
    John Wooden

    You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
    John Wooden