Lou Holtz Quotes to Start Your Week


I saw a speech by Lou Holtz. It was amazing. And funny. He grew up poor but said he always had plenty to eat because whenever he asked for seconds, his Dad said you’ve had plenty. He also said he is so old the candles cost more than the cake.

Lou Holtz Quotes

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

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

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

The man who complains about the way the ball bounces is likely the one who dropped it.

Don’t tell your problems to people: eighty percent don’t care, and the other twenty percent are glad you have them

No one has ever drowned in sweat.

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

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

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

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

Don’t be a spectator, don’t let life pass you by.

If he’s got golf clubs in his truck or a camper in his driveway, I don’t hire him.

When all is said and done, more is said than done.


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