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Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and Reflections On and Off the Court
And as evidenced from this collection, RJ rated it really liked it. Jun 14, thoughtful couch. A talented, a very wise man. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.Promise to wear a cheerful appearance at all times and give every person you meet a smile. Those are the wrong questions. The best thing a man can do for his children is to love their mother. Biography portal.
However,  litetime moved with his family to a small farm in Centerton in This book really stood out The book "Wooden" by Coach John Wooden is an amazing piece of work that would inspire any athlete like me? Wooden was born in in Hall, striving for perfection is not an impossibili. Wooden believed that preparation was the key to success.
Wooden proudly claimed that these late in life windfalls allowed him to set up education accounts for all of his grandchildren. More filters. Quotes from Wooden: A Lifetim It was then expressed how he passed down these lessons that he learned to not only the people who played basketball for him but anyone who he could have an influence on and how it bettered their life.
This is a fantastic collections fo insights from the greatest coach who ever lived about life. Short and to the point- Coach was focused on developing his players into great young men of character. Sports Illustrated ran the front cover headline Lew's Revenge. Oct 03, Barry rated it it was amazing Shelves: business.
Wicks and Rowe double teamed 7-foot Artis Gilmore on defense and shut down the high-powered Jacksonville offense, which had been averaging points per game. Details if other :. He was the first person ever enshrined in both categories; only Lenny Wilkens and Bill Sharman have since been so honored. Wooden relays the messages that he was ref,ections as a child that helped him become the very successful man that he is today.
According to Wooden, success is making the effort wnd do the best you are capable of doing. John Wooden. He finished his career at UCLA with an 88-2 record. June 8, - via LA Times.He did this while teaching and earning a masters degree in education. His ways and views are down-to-earth and work for life in general as well as for his teams. The greatest college basketball coach ever, including seven in a row…simply mind-boggling. One of my favorite lifeyime came from his challenge to make 9 promises to yourself.
Alpha Phi Omega. Dec 05, [ citation needed ] especially since UCLA removed the banner of the NIT championship from Pauley Pavilion. Wooden was among the best ever! Hazzard's team won the National Invitation TournamentCharlie Craveiro rated it it was amazing.
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In mourning Nellie's wooedn, Wooden was comforted by his faith. Wooden's Reason for the novel is help people will to learn to have the best resources possible. List of great observations and leadership tidbits. Short and to the point- Coach was focused on developing his players into great young men of character. And this book helps understand how he did it.
Consequently, the moral aphorisms that fill the book come across as somewhat detached from the gospel of grace. That said, the book as promised was full of the wisdom of John Wooden. Wooden was strongly influenced by his father, from whom he gained these maxims: Never lie, never cheat, never steal. John was born in in the town of Hall, Indiana and at the age of 8 moved with his family to a small farm in Centerton in After graduating in , he attended Purdue University, where he helped lead the Boilermakers to the National Championship, as determined by a panel vote rather than the NCAA tournament, which did not begin until After college, Mr.
Coach Wooden knew that facing sooden is the only way to become stronger, and all good will come, and I plan on reading more of his works. John Wooden did a wonderful job writing this book. His perseverance and hard work helped him in later life to become a coach and mentor for young athletes. The theme for this book matched it perfectly: love what you do.
The book is about life lessons and how wolden be the best person you can be. John Wooden's Seven Point Creed  was given to him by his father Joshua upon his graduation from grammar school :. Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations. Dec 13, Wyatt Freier rated it it was amazing.