Quotes about Winning

"First they ignore you. Then they ridicule you. Then they attack you. Then you win."

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was the pre-eminent political and spiritual leader of India during the Indian independence movement. Gandhi is often referred to as Mahatma Gandhi He is officially honoured in India as the Father of the Nation; his birthday, 2 October, is commemorated there as Gandhi Jayanti, a national holiday, and worldwide as the International Day of Non-Violence.

"Winning isn't everything, but it beats anything in second place."

William Cullen Bryant (November 3, 1794 – June 12, 1878) was an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post.

"Winning isn't getting ahead of others. It's getting ahead of yourself."

Roger Thomas Staubach (born February 5, 1942) is a businessman, Heisman Trophy winner and Hall of Fame former quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys from 1969 until 1979.

"The goal of winning is not losing two times in a row."

Rosabeth Moss Kanter (born 1943) is a tenured professor in business at Harvard Business School, where she holds the Ernest L. Arbuckle Professorship. In the 2007-2008 Academic school year, she taught a course to MBA students entitled Managing Change.

"Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost."

Robert Harold Schuller (born September 16, 1926) is an American televangelist, pastor, and author known around the world through the weekly Hour of Power television broadcast that he founded in 1970.

"I don't gamble, because winning a hundred dollars doesn't give me great pleasure. But losing a hundred dollars pisses me off."

George Alexander "Alex" Trebek (born July 22, 1940) is a Canadian-American television personality.

"Losing feels worse than winning feels good."

Vincent Edward "Vin" Scully (born November 29, 1927) is an American sportscaster.

"Only dead fish float with the current. Live fish swim against it."

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"Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat."

Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre (21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980) was a French existentialist philosopher, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, political activist, biographer, and literary critic. He was one of the leading figures in 20th century French philosophy, existentialism, and Marxism. He was awarded the 1964 Nobel Prize in Literature but refused the honour.

"Winning is the science of being totally prepared."

George E. Allen, Sr. (1885–1972) was a Virginia state senator from 1916 to 1920 and a trial attorney.