12 Great Tom Landry Quotes

12 Great Tom Landry Quotes

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Tom Landry was a legendary American football player and coach. His time with the NFL led him to inventing many defense methods that are still widely used today in the league. His most notable career accomplishment was his 20 game winning streak that remains a record unbroken to this day. He died in 2000 at the age of 75.

“A coach is someone who tells you what you don’t want to hear, who has you see what you don’t want to see, so you can be who you have always known you could be.”

“A winner never stops trying.”

“First become a winner In life. Then it’s easier to become a winner on the field.”

“Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it’s so incredible, it’s unbelievable.”

“If you are prepared, you will be confident, and will do the job.”

“I’ve learned that something constructive comes from every defeat.”

“Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you’re in control, they’re in control.”

“Right after the game, say as little as possible.”

“The quality of a man’s life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence.”

“The secret to winning Is constant, consistent management.”

“Today, you have 100% of your life left.”

“When you want to win a game, you have to teach. When you lose a game, you have to learn.”