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Knute Rockne

Knute Kenneth Rockne (1888-03-04 1931-03-31) was an American football player and coach.
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Show me a good and gracious loser and I'll show you a failure.

Knute Rockne

Drink the first. Sip the second slowly. Skip the third.

Knute Rockne

The secret is to work less as individuals and more as a team. As a coach, I play not my eleven best, but my best eleven.

Knute Rockne

I've found that prayers work best when you have big players.

Knute Rockne

Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.

Knute Rockne

Win or lose, do it fairly.

Knute Rockne

One man practicing sportsmanship is better than a hundred teaching it.

Knute Rockne

One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than fifty preaching it.

Knute Rockne

When you were riding on the crest of a wave, youwere most likely to be missing out on something.

Knute Rockne

You know, I've been attending so many banquets that I know what they're going to serve before I get there.

Knute Rockne

Play like you're positive on the victory, even though they're leading big now.

Knute Rockne

We count on winning. And if we lose, don't beef. And the best way to prevent beefing is - don't lose.

Knute Rockne

It isn't necessary to see a good tackle. You can hear it.

Knute Rockne

We can all be geniuses because one definition of genius is the infinite capacity for taking pains.

Knute Rockne

On the road we're somebody else's guests - and we play in a way that they're not going to forget we visited them.

Knute Rockne

The essence of football was blocking, tackling, and execution based on timing, rhythm and deception.

Knute Rockne

There is no need for me continuing unless I'm able to improve.

Knute Rockne

If I flop, let 'em pan me.

Knute Rockne

Four years of football are calculated to breed in the average man more of the ingredients of success in life than almost any academic course he takes.

Knute Rockne

Generalities don't count and won't help you in football.

Knute Rockne

I enjoy talking to my football men and my chemistry classes and I feel sure that they are quite interested in what I have to say.

Knute Rockne

A coach's greatest asset is his sense of responsibility - the reliance placed on him by his players.

Knute Rockne

I'm getting sick and tired of doing anything half-way.

Knute Rockne

Let's win one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne

One loss is good for the soul, Too many losses is not good for the coach.

Knute Rockne
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