Being willing makes you able.
Education is not the filling of the pail, but, the lighting of the fire.
There is nothing that fear and hope does not permit men to do.
Help people become more motivated by guiding them to the source of their own power.
I never criticize a player until they are first convinced of my unconditional confidence in their abilities.
Some of us are like wheelbarrows, only useful when pushed and easily upset.
Instruction does much, but encouragement does everything.
What comes from the heart, goes to the heart.
No one does anything from a single motive.
There are two levers for moving men -- interest and fear.
You don't have to do anything you don't want to do.
You are what you think. You are what you go for. You are what you do
It is simpler and easier to flatter people than to praise them.
You must rouse into people's consciousness their own prudence and strength, if you want to raise their character.
Don't spur a willing horse.
Money was never the motivation. It never should be in sports.
At the same time, it makes me feel like I have to prove myself to the new guys coming in as well as prove myself to the coaching staff, which is a good bit of motivation for me.
I just knew that economics had never been my big motivation.
I try to give both my heroes and villains an emotional dimensionality which provides the motivation for their actions.
Most relationships where two people have the same motivation, needs, desires and requirements... there's usually a butting of heads at one point.
We negotiated with the Honduran government the establishment of a regional military training center, for training central American forces, but the primary motivation for doing that was to be able to bolster the quality, improve the quality of the El Salvadoran fighting forces.
I fear that our true motivation is about oil and our own flailing economy about the failure to destroy Al Qaeda and about revenge.
I certainly understand that we're all trying to make a living, but I'm not thinking about that when I'm making it. And if that's your sole motivation, it's going to reflect that narcissistic greed, and you're going to hear it in the music.
I sat down with my trainers to check my past seasons and to see what could be done to keep me motivated and in good shape. I had to find a new motivation, a new momentum.
All directors are storytellers, so the motivation was to tell the story I wanted to tell. That's what I love.