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The guys who won World War II and that whole generation have disappeared, and now we have a bunch of teenage twits.
The thing about it is, all those races we lost, we won this race together. We won it as a team.
An unforgettable experience happened on December 15, 1996 when I won the Supermodel contest while still in school. I was just seventeen years old then. Winning that competition was the turning point of my life. That's how I got into modeling and later started acting.
I still see myself as young, the same guy I was before I ever won the Heisman. Hopefully my friends still feel I'm the same way. I just want people to know I'm still the same person I've always been.
What we have, what we wish we had - ambitions fulfilled, ambitions disappointed, investments won, investments lost, elections won, elections lost - these things may occupy our attention, but they do not define us.
Do not allow to slip away from you freedoms the people who came before you won with such hard knocks.
D. H. Lawrence
Then I despair... I remember that all through history, the way of truth and love has always won. There have been murderers and tyrants, and for a time they can seem invincible. But in the end they always fall. Think of it always.
I needed to join the Navy. If you ask the people in Europe who won World War II, they don't say the Allies, they say the United States won the war and saved the world.
Never live with someone that won the Heisman.
If Microsoft ever does applications for Linux it means I've won.
Remember that you are an Englishman, and have consequently won first prize in the lottery of life.
You wouldn't have won if we'd beaten you.
Pessimism never won any battle.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
No matter what business you're in, you can't run in place or someone will pass you by. It doesn't matter how many games you've won.
Michael Jordon may have been the best basketball player in history, but he couldn't have won six NBA titles without a team.
Mark E. Hyman
Being named among the best at something is special and beautiful. But if there are no titles, nothing is won.
At the age of 12 I won the school prize for Best English Essay. The prize was a copy of Somerset Maugham's 'Introduction To Modern English And American Literature.' To this day I keep it on the shelf between my collection of Forester's works and the little urn that contains my mother's ashes.
My school friends thought I was outgoing and bubbly, but that masked a lot of insecurities, and maybe that's the reason I chose drama - to build a bit of self-confidence. I had a great teacher, and I won a few speech and drama competitions and just fell in love with it.
By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning.
Arsenal have won that advantage, nobody gave it to them. By playing fantastic football and by winning matches and by winning trophies, they won that respect that the opponent has for them.
Empires won by conquest have always fallen either by revolt within or by defeat by a rival.
John Boyd Orr
To make America the greatest is my goal, so I beat the Russian and I beat the Pole. And for the U.S.A. won the medal of gold. The Greeks said, 'You're better than the Cassius of old.'
Your battles inspired me - not the obvious material battles but those that were fought and won behind your forehead.
I never wanted to be the great guy or the colorful guy or the interesting guy. I wanted to be the guy who won titles.
Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver. The greater the general, the more he contributes in maneuver, the less he demands in slaughter.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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