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Vince Lombardi

The Top 10 Vince Lombardi Quotations

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Vince Lombardi (1913–1970) was an American football coach, best known as the head coach of the Green Bay Packers during the 1960s. Under his leadership, the Packers won five National Football League (NFL) championships in seven years, including winning the first two Super Bowls in 1967 and 1968. Lombardi is considered by many to be one of the best and most successful coaches in professional football history. His dedication to excellence, work ethic, and emphasis on team play left an enduring mark on the sport. The NFL's Super Bowl trophy is named in his honor.

top 10 quotations by Vince Lombardi

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

"It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up." Vince Lombardi

"Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence." 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

"If you can accept losing, you can't win." Vince Lombardi

"Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile." Vince Lombardi

"The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender." 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

"Individual commitment to a group effort–that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work." Vince Lombardi

"We would accomplish many more things if we did not think of them as impossible." Vince Lombardi

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