Quotes About Losing And Winning

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Quotes About Losing And Winning

You have to accept both losing and winning well. Ive stayed calm when Im winning and Ive stayed calm when Ive lost.
— Rafael Nadal —

Except in a very few matches, usually with world-class performers, there is a point in every match (and in some cases it's right at the beginning) when the loser decides he's going to lose. And after that, everything he does will be aimed at providing an explanation of why he will have lost. He may throw himself at the ball (so he will be able to say he's done his best against a superior opponent). He may dispute calls (so he will be able to say he's been robbed). He may swear at himself and throw his racket (so he can say it was apparent all along he wasn't in top form). His energies go not into winning but into producing an explanation, an excuse, a justification for losing.

— C. Terry Warner

Winning may not be everything, but losing has little to recommend it.

— Dianne Feinstein

And that," said Bean, "is why losing is a much more powerful teacher than winning.

— Orson Scott Card

Still, in a fight like that, you never know. There's a superhuman element involved. All warriors have to face it; winning or losing is partly a matter of luck.

— Eiji Yoshikawa

Better, then, to go light on the sexual particulars, and think instead of who's winning and who's losing at any given point. How is power being exchanged here? I want to say, "Who's on top?" But that would of course be sleazy, and just generally beneath me ...

— Michael Cunningham

I know I have plenty of enemies, but I'd rather be the most-hated winning coach in the country than the most-popular losing one.

— Adolph Rupp

For me, it always goes back to something I learned in basketball. There's winning and there's losing, and in life you have to know they both will happen. But what's never been acceptable to me is quitting.

— Magic Johnson

In America, snobs who wouldn't be seen dead with a lottery ticket play the stock market. We like to gamble. Winning, we have closed our eyes, leapt across the yawning abyss, and landed knee-deep in daisies. Even losing has a certain gloomy glamour: the gods of chance are worthy opponents; we have engaged them in hand-to-hand combat and though we lost, at least we shrank not from the contest.

— Barbara Holland

I only see what I want to see. Winners see winning, Losers see losing. You are what you think you are.

— Moe Norman

I enjoy winning and very much dislike losing- but I did not allow either of them to obsess me. I was a silent loser, believing that if you won you said little, and if you lost you said even less

— Paul Brown

You have to accept both losing and winning well. I've stayed calm when I'm winning and I've stayed calm when I've lost.

— Rafael Nadal

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