Thirty years since his death Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant is still revered by college football fans everywhere. He was college's winningest coach with 323 victories amassed at Maryland, Kentucky, Texas A&M, and Alabama. In the book, Don't Play For The Tie: Bear Bryant On Life there are more than 200 quotes on winning in business and life, covering such topics as adversity, courage, determination, faith, goals, leadership, and success. A few of those quotes are below...
- You never know how a horse will pull until you hook him to a heavy load.
- Put everything you got into anything you do.
- Never be too proud to get down on your knees and pray.
- Have a plan in your life and be able to adjust it.
- You don't have to talk a lot to be a leader. Lee Roy Jordon was a great leader, and he never said a word. But if he grunted everybody listened.
- If you get ahead, then play like you're behind.