Vince Lombardi

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Vincent Thomas "Vince" Lombardi (June 11, 1913 – September 3, 1970) was an American football player, coach, and executive. He is best known as the head coach of the Green Bay Packers during the 1960s, where he led the team to three straight and five total National Football League championships in seven years, in addition to winning the first two Super Bowls following the 1966 and 1967 NFL seasons. Lombardi is considered by many to be one of the best and most successful coaches in professional football history. The NFL's Super Bowl trophy is named in his honor. He was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1971, the year after his death. He was considered to be one of the best coaches in NFL history. Lombardi began coaching as an assistant and later as a head coach at St. Cecilia High School in Englewood, NJ. He was an assistant coach at Fordham, at the United States Military Ac... More

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Vince Lombardi #Best #Success #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
Vince Lombardi #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi Leaders aren't born they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work. And that's the price we'll have to pay to achieve that goal, or any goal.
Vince Lombardi #Faith

Photo of Vince Lombardi It's easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you're a winner, when you're number one. What you got to have is faith and discipline when you're not a winner.
Vince Lombardi #Family #Success

Photo of Vince Lombardi Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent's pressure, and the temporary failures.
Vince Lombardi #Good #Sports

Photo of Vince Lombardi Show me a good loser, and I'll show you a loser.
Vince Lombardi #Learning

Photo of Vince Lombardi Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Vince Lombardi #Life

Photo of Vince Lombardi The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.
Vince Lombardi #Success #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Vince Lombardi #Society #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
Vince Lombardi #Society #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society.
Vince Lombardi #Sports

Photo of Vince Lombardi If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score?
Vince Lombardi #Sports

Photo of Vince Lombardi Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.
Vince Lombardi #Success

Photo of Vince Lombardi Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing.
Vince Lombardi #Success

Photo of Vince Lombardi Success demands singleness of purpose.
Vince Lombardi #Time

Photo of Vince Lombardi We didn't lose the game we just ran out of time.
Vince Lombardi #Wisdom

Photo of Vince Lombardi Winners never quit and quitters never win.
Vince Lombardi #Wisdom

Photo of Vince Lombardi Winning is not everything, but wanting to win is.
Vince Lombardi #Good #Great

Photo of Vince Lombardi I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle - victorious.
Vince Lombardi #Knowledge #Strength #Success

Photo of Vince Lombardi The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
Vince Lombardi #Life #Respect #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
Vince Lombardi #Time

Photo of Vince Lombardi Winning is not a sometime thing it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.
Vince Lombardi #Time

Photo of Vince Lombardi There is no room for second place. There is only one place in my game and that is first place. I have finished second twice in my time at Green Bay and I never want to finish second again.
Vince Lombardi #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
Vince Lombardi #Success #Work

Photo of Vince Lombardi The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.