Last week legendary basketball coach John Wooden died at the age of 99. Few people have walked the earth, with more inspiration living inside of them than Coach Wooden. It seemed every time he opened his mouth, a new inspirational quote emerged. This weeks inspirational blog is in memory and in tribute to Coach Wooden.
Coach wooden often said that he did not believe basketball was one thing and life was another. He believed that what made you successful in one would make you successful in the other. For this reason he spent as much time teaching his players how to be good people, as how to dribble and shoot. Did it work? Hard to argue with 10 national championships including 7 in a row. Here are some of his most famous teachings. Read each one twice and reflect. Read more