Wayne Gretzky is a professional Canadian ice hockey player and is also former head coach. From 1979-1999 he has played 20 seasons for 4 teams in the National Hockey League. By many sports player, sportswriters and many others have called him “the greatest hockey player ever”
Here are 15 quotes where his focus remain more on goals to achieve
When you win, say nothing, when you lose say less.
Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.
The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.
I wasn’t naturally gifted in terms of size and speed; everything I did in hockey I worked for, and that’s the way I’ll be as a coach.
Most people marry their mother. I married my father.
I’m not a big risk-taker. I stay away from things I don’t know anything about.
I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.
The only way a kid is going to practice is if it’s total fun for him… and it was for me.
Only one thing is ever guaranteed, that is that you will definitely not achieve the goal if you don’t take the shot.
No matter who you are, we’re creatures of habit. The better your habits are, the better they will be in pressure situations.
Maybe it wasn’t the talent the Lord gave me – maybe it was the passion.
If you surround yourself with quality people and great friends, the sky’s the limit.
It’s easier to lose than to win.
There’s no perfect coach in the world. Coaches are human, too. Mistakes are made. But, fundamentally, if you’re sound, you eliminate as many mistakes as possible.