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To be a champion, I think you have to see the big picture. It's not about winning and losing; it's about every day hard work and about thriving on a challenge. It's about embracing the pain that you'll experience at the end of a race and not being afraid. I think people think too hard and get afraid of a certain challenge.
First, accept sadness. Realize that without losing, winning isn't so great.
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
Robert Green Ingersoll
When we meet real tragedy in life, we can react in two ways - either by losing hope and falling into self-destructive habits, or by using the challenge to find our inner strength. Thanks to the teachings of Buddha, I have been able to take this second way.
It's so important to realize that every time you get upset, it drains your emotional energy. Losing your cool makes you tired. Getting angry a lot messes with your health.
You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.
I hate losing and cricket being my first love, once I enter the ground it's a different zone altogether and that hunger for winning is always there.
Two things scare me. The first is getting hurt. But that's not nearly as scary as the second, which is losing.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which mean never losing your enthusiasm.
All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy.
Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he's losing; nobody wants you to quit when you're ahead.
I look at my father. He is one of my heroes. He is such an incredible, classy man. He was such a great father and such a great husband in so many ways, and we lived through some pretty tough times losing my mom. When I see all that he did, I think, 'Wow, that's a really wonderful man.'
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
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
If you're losing your soul and you know it, then you've still got a soul left to lose.
You learn more from losing than winning. You learn how to keep going.
In our daily life, we encounter people who are angry, deceitful, intent only on satisfying their own needs. There is so much anger, distrust, greed, and pettiness that we are losing our capacity to work well together.
Margaret J. Wheatley
You must never be satisfied with losing. You must get angry, terribly angry, about losing. But the mark of the good loser is that he takes his anger out on himself and not his victorious opponents or on his teammates.
Richard M. Nixon
A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.
Billie Jean King
When the idea of 'Chopped' surfaced, it was originally meant to be taped at some guy's mansion with him and his crazy Chihuahua. A stuffy fellow in a tuxedo was to host, and the losing chef's dish was then fed to the dog! I am not kidding, I saw it! I think it is genius! Twisted, but genius!
Girls are losing their virginity at 15, 16. I'm not promoting that. But my songs are talking... about me becoming a man.
My comeback was not about winning or losing; it was about the feeling of being able to compete at top level again.
I didn't have to win, and winning wasn't important to me. Being world champion wasn't important to me. What was important to me was entertaining the audience, and whether that meant winning, losing, singing, or whatever it was on the live show we were doing every week, which was awesome, I was game for it.
I postpone death by living, by suffering, by error, by risking, by giving, by losing.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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