60 Best Quotes about Winning

Winning Quote of the Day

By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning. - Lao Tzu

I have never thought of winning an Oscar. Rather, I never thought I would get the Padma Shri. I think God has been kind to me. I think getting Oscar award is not too far away. - Vidya Balan, Actress

God Quotes, Thought Quotes

Winning is the science of being totally prepared. - George Allen‚ Sr. , Coach

Science Quotes

But seriously, I think overall in the scheme of things winning an Emmy is not important. Let's get our priorities straight. I think we all know what's really important in life - winning an Oscar. - Ellen DeGeneres

Life Quotes, Important Quotes


When it comes to anything that's social, whether it's your family, your school, your community, your business or your country, winning is a team sport - Bill Clinton

Homecoming Quotes, Business Quotes, Community Quotes

Many people in Europe and the U.S. dispute the thesis that we are living through a clash of civilisations between Islam and the west. But a radical minority of Muslims firmly believes that Islam is under siege, and is committed to winning the holy war it has declared against the West. - Ayaan Hirsi Ali , Dutch Politician

War Quotes

I didn't lose. I got second. That's still winning. How could I be unhappy with second place? There are a million people who would love to be in my position. - Lauren Alaina , Musician

Love Quotes

Here's the thing - I mean, I don't act for statues. I really don't. The great thing about winning an award is that it creates opportunities. - Kevin Bacon, Actor

Great Quotes

I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. - Michael Jordan

Life Quotes, Time Quotes, Trust Quotes

Sport is not just about entertainment. It is equally about winning and losing, pooling and galvanising the energy of the youth, upgrading people's physical fitness and mental prowess. - Nita Ambani, Businesswoman

Energy Quotes

The way forward is by building political support for republican and democratic objectives across Ireland and by winning support for these goals internationally. - Gerry Adams, Politician

Goal Quotes

Ultimately, if you can say that I'm a bad owner and we're winning championships, I can live with that. But if we're not making the playoffs and we're spending and losing money, then I have to look in the mirror and say maybe I'm not taking the necessary steps to doing what it takes to run an organization. - Michael Jordan

Money Quotes

Every physicist knows that things connect with each other. To isolate things is not the way the universe works - winning best actor is arbitrary. - Alan Arkin , American Actor

Work Quotes

Winning isn't always championships. - Michael Jordan

I'll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it's sitting on a bench waving a towel, handing a cup of water to a teammate, or hitting the game-winning shot. - Kobe Bryant, Athlete

Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start a winning game. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Daring Quotes, Ideas Quotes

I want to walk the red carpet at the Oscars. I am in awe of the ceremony, and winning an Oscar would be the most magical moment of my life. I want to make that speech and hold that trophy and say, 'This is for you, India.' That's the line I have rehearsed for God knows how long. But that has to be for a Hindi language film. - Karan Johar

Life Quotes, God Quotes, Ceremony Quotes, Language Quotes

If you've ever noticed, beauty pageants are a lot like county fairs. The farmers show the cows the same way. They walk their prized Jersey cow across a stage in front of an audience with judges, and maybe the cow even twirls around a couple of times. Then the winning cow gets a satin ribbon draped over it, which has the title and the year on it. - Sherry Argov , Writer

Time Quotes, Beauty Quotes

There are two things that create opportunities. One is being involved with something that makes money, and the other is winning awards. And the reason that winning the awards creates the opportunities is because it gives the people who are selling the picture the opportunity to make more money. - Kevin Bacon, Actor

Opportunity Quotes, Selling Quotes, Money Quotes

When I think about my MVP season, I will also think about the loss to Golden State. But winning the award as Most Valuable Player of the NBA is just a huge honor. I didn't really realize how big it was until Mark Cuban had tears in his eyes at the award ceremony. - Dirk Nowitzki

Honor Quotes, Ceremony Quotes

It has something to do with the facts and the law and who the judges are. So I think lawyers sometimes exaggerate their role in winning and losing. Lawyers do have a role, and a major role, but they're not the only players in this game. - Floyd Abrams, Lawyer

Facts Quotes, Law Quotes, Lawyers Quotes

People just don't understand how obsessed I am with winning. - Kobe Bryant, Athlete

Fighters with 13 fights are winning world titles, and of course they don't know how to behave. - Alexis Arguello , Nicaraguan Athlete

Were this not Texas, were there not a state where there were no protections at all and where the law was clear on that, I think CBS and Mary Mapes and Dan Rather and all of us had a very good chance of winning. So this is an ongoing battle about an issue of principle. - Floyd Abrams, Lawyer

Law Quotes

The Arab Spring has heightened the ideological tension between Ankara and Tehran, and Turkey's model seems to be winning. - Mustafa Akyol , Writer

Logic Quotes, Spring Quotes

I think I went on a nice winning streak of about 20 fights until I fought Jorge Reyes and he stopped me in 6 rounds after I punched myself out. - Alexis Arguello , Nicaraguan Athlete

The ability to manage large assets well - it's like being Michael Jordan or winning the gold in the Olympics; it's what you aspire to. - Louis Bacon, Businessman

Ability Quotes

I think when you're winning, your uniforms are cool. - Shaun Alexander , Athlete

Winning takes precedence over all. There's no gray area. No almosts. - Kobe Bryant, Athlete

Winning starts with beginning. - Robert H. Schuller, Clergyman

Beginning Quotes

I try to do the right thing at the right time. They may just be little things, but usually they make the difference between winning and losing. - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Athlete

Time Quotes

When you are winning a war almost everything that happens can be claimed to be right and wise. - Winston Churchill, Statesman

Aim Quotes, War Quotes

When you play in the Premier League, say you're playing against a lower-end team, they set up to defend all the time, they set up to block you off. But when you play in the Champions League, all the other teams are used to winning every week, so it's more of an open game, it's more attacking, end-to-end. - Gareth Bale, Athlete

Time Quotes

From one match to the next, I kept on winning. - Tracy Austin, Athlete

Winning the Outstanding Contribution award is great, because you know you have won in advance. Previously, I have been really nervous during the ceremony because you have no idea if you are going to get called up on stage. This time I could relax and enjoy myself. - Tom Jones

Great Quotes, Time Quotes, Ceremony Quotes

Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility. - Richard Dawkins, Scientist

Humanity Quotes, Humility Quotes

You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing. - Arthur Ashe , American Athlete

Life Quotes, Important Quotes

Winning that first game was so important; my mother always said that the first game of the second set was the chance to keep it going if you were ahead or change things if you were behind. - Tracy Austin, Athlete

Change Quotes, Important Quotes

If there's anything you could point out where I was a little different, it was the fact that I never mentioned winning. - John Wooden

When you win a Grammy... you're thinking about you winning. It is amazing. Your peers and folks in the record business are saying, 'This is what we think of you.' And that's why the Grammy will always be, to me, the ultimate in what you get as far as a music trophy, because it is the one. - Yolanda Adams, Musician

Business Quotes, Music Quotes, Thinking Quotes

Marathon running, like golf, is a game for players, not winners. That is why Callaway sells golf clubs and Nike sells running shoes. But running is unique in that the world's best racers are on the same course, at the same time, as amateurs, who have as much chance of winning as your average weekend warrior would scoring a touchdown in the NFL. - Hunter S. Thompson

Time Quotes

I know a lot of actors picture themselves winning Academy Awards. I really just wanted to do a Christmas movie because it's the kind of movie that I really love to watch. I'm a sucker for the holidays. - Leigh-Allyn Baker, Actress

Love Quotes, Holiday Quotes

One of the most basic factors in sports is that winning becomes a habit, and losing is the same way. When failure starts to feel normal in your life or your work or even your darkest vices, you won't have to go looking for trouble, because trouble will find you. Count on it. - Hunter S. Thompson

Life Quotes, Failure Quotes, Work Quotes, Habit Quotes, Trouble Quotes, Vice Quotes

Material possessions, winning scores, and great reputations are meaningless in the eyes of the Lord, because He knows what we really are and that is all that matters. - John Wooden

Great Quotes, Reputation Quotes, Material Quotes, Possessions Quotes

The energy of college football rivals that of a live performance for me. I am an extremely analytical guy and predicting these games is right up my alley, especially with a little luck thrown in. It is even more fun when I am winning and I have to say, I have fared quite well in my predictions. - Rodney Atkins, Musician

Fun Quotes, Energy Quotes, Luck Quotes, Performance Quotes

Winning the Revolutionary War, or the Civil War, or World War II were the turning points in our history, the sine qua non of our forward progress. - Stephen Ambrose, Historian

History Quotes, Revolution Quotes, War Quotes

I have been dealing with claims that I cheated and had an unfair advantage in winning my seven Tours since 1999. - Lance Armstrong , Athlete

Aim Quotes

Being brave means to know something is scary, difficult, and dangerous, and doing it anyway, because the possibility of winning the fight is worth the chance of losing it. - Emilie Autumn, Musician

Anger Quotes, Worth Quotes

Homecoming means more than winning a competition or a sporting event. It provides an opportunity for every component of the university to come together to celebrate as a whole - Author Unknown

Homecoming Quotes, Opportunity Quotes, Competition Quotes

But you say, does it represent change? The change is that we are fighting an insurance industry that has killed health reform for generations. They're spending tens of millions of dollars right now to defeat this bill, and we're on the doorstep of winning a great victory for the American people. - David Axelrod, Public Servant

Health Quotes, American Quotes, Change Quotes, Great Quotes, Reform Quotes

It was an hour of sanity with the good guys winning, a situation where the world was right side up. - James MacArthur

Sanity Quotes

6 Top quotes about Winning by Vince Lombardi

If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score? - Vince Lombardi, Coach

Winning is not everything, but wanting to win is. - Vince Lombardi, Coach

Winning isn't everything, but the will to win is everything. - Vince Lombardi, Coach

Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing. - Vince Lombardi, Coach

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, Coach

Time Quotes, Habit Quotes

Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing. - Vince Lombardi, Coach

Habit Quotes

4 Famous quotes about Winning by Lou Holtz

After winning, most teams become individuals; most teams become complacent. - Lou Holtz

The key to winning is choosing to do God's will and loving others with all you've got. - Lou Holtz

I was born January 6, 1937, eight years after Wall Street crashed and two years before John Steinbeck published The Grapes of Wrath, his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about the plight of a family during the Great Depression. - Lou Holtz

Great Quotes

I have no desire at all to become the winningest coach at Notre Dame. The record belongs to Knute Rockne or some other coach in the future. - Lou Holtz

Desire Quotes, Future Quotes