Winning And Losing Quotes

Most popular winning & losing quotes

Winning isn't overrated—it's your acceptance of being rated.

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Winning is overrated. The only time it is really important is in surgery and war.

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A wise man fights to win, but he is twice a fool who has no plan for possible defeat.

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Part of being a big winner is the ability to be a good loser. There's no paradox involved.
If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing your grandmother with her teeth out.

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Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.

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Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose.  Nobody goes undefeated all the time.  If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.

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