Knute Rockne Quotes


37 Knute Rockne quotes:



"At home we're the hosts, and I never liked the idea of being embarrased in front of our friends."
"Four years of football are calculated to breed in the average man more of the ingredients of success in life than almost any academic course he takes."
"I enjoy talking to my football men and my chemistry classes and I feel sure that they are quite interested in what I have to say."
"There is no need for me continuing unless I'm able to improve."
"Drink the first. Sip the second slowly. Skip the third."
"The essence of football was blocking, tackling, and execution based on timing, rhythm and deception."
"It's my show."
"Football is a game played with arms, legs and shoulders but mostly from the neck up"
Author: Rockne Quotes Category: Football Quotes
"Generalities don't count and won't help you in football."
"I'm getting sick and tired of doing anything half-way."
"If I flop, let 'em pan me."
"It isn't necessary to see a good tackle. You can hear it."
"The secret is to work less as individuals and more as a team. As a coach, I play not my eleven best, but my best eleven."
"One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it."
"One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than fifty preaching it."
"A coach's greatest asset is his sense of responsibility - the reliance placed on him by his players."
"Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points."
"Winning to often is as disastrous as losing too often. Both get the same results, the falling off of the public's enthusiasm."
"If we're a hit, let 'em say anything they want."
"One loss is good for the soul, Too many losses is not good for the coach."



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