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We're going to have more kids playing,
by Bobby Orr

We're going to have more kids playing,
and we're going to have a better chance of finding
those players Minor sports in a community is for fun and recreation.
For everyone.
- Bobby Orr

My Dad was my biggest supporter.
He never put pressure on me.
- Bobby Orr

Forget about style; worry about results.
- Bobby Orr

So many of today's programs are about trophies and jackets,
and we think that's a big mistake.
- Bobby Orr

 

Developing better people should be the number one goal
for any coach when dealing with kids.
In trying to develop better people, we are going to
develop more and better pros.
- Bobby Orr

Everyone should have the same opportunity,
and in many areas that's not the case because programs
are built around the elite.
- Bobby Orr

There are no environments where you're only going to win,
because life just isn't like that.
- Bobby Orr

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Staying out of the penalty box will really help.
- Bobby Orr

Hockey is a tough game.
- Bobby Orr

The fat lady hasn't sung yet.
We'll wait until we get a look at what is in the motion passed on third reading.
- Bobby Orr

I've been a very lucky guy.
I played on championship teams.
I played for Canada.
I've won some awards and I'm very proud of those accomplishments.
But I don't think there's anything greater than to
come home and to be recognized at home.
This is the pinnacle.
- Bobby Orr

The biggest thing we get out of it is seeing the kids smile.
And hopefully we will also see that the lessons we're teaching -
not only the fundamentals of hockey,
but also the life values - are sinking in.
- Bobby Orr

The kids wait for it to be organized.
They want to go play all of these tournaments,
for a little practice time.
I learned my skills by dropping the puck just with the kids.
I think that's missing today.
- Bobby Orr

Growing up, if I hadn't had sports, I don't know where I'd be.
God only knows what street corners I'd have been standing
on and God only knows what I'd have been doing,
but instead I played hockey and went to school and stayed out of trouble.
- Bobby Orr

You hear all the time about European players playing the game.
These players that come over at 17, 18 and 19,
they just don't all of a sudden become skilled.
From the time they were little fellas,
they learned the fundamentals of the game.
Let them create.
- Bobby Orr

The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

If you don't know where you're going,
any road will take you there.
- Lewis Carroll
(Alice in Wonderland)

Footprints in the sands of time...
Where have you been?
Where are you going?
Why are you going there?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you
it's going to be a butterfly.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Find a time and place of solitude.
Look into the distance, and into the future.
Visualize the tomorrow you are going to build -
and begin to build that tomorrow, today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing,
of just going along,
listening to all the things you can't hear,
and not bothering.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Success consists of going from failure to failure
without loss of enthusiasm.
- Winston Churchill
(also quoted as: "Courage is going from failure to failure
without losing enthusiasm."

The simplest questions are the most profound.
Where were you born?
Where is your home?
Where are you going?
What are you doing?
Think about these once in a while
and watch your answers change.
- Richard Bach

When I am getting ready to reason with a man,
I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself
and what I am going to say
and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say.
- Abraham Lincoln

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
- Winston Churchill

The big question is whether you are going to be able
to say a hearty yes to your adventure.
- Joseph Campbell

Once you say you're going to settle for second,
that's what happens to you in life.
- John F. Kennedy

Do not quit!
Hundreds of times I have watched people throw in the
towel at the one-yard line while someone else comes
along and makes a fortune by just going that extra yard.
- E. Joseph Cossman

Where are you going? Where does your path lead?
You can never know the future, yet wandering aimlessly
is unlikely to be the source of a fulfilling life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
- Joseph P. Kennedy

You don't get to choose how you're going to die,
only how you're going to live.
- Joan Baez

It is by going down into the abyss
that we recover the treasures of life.
Where you stumble, there lies your treasure.
- Joseph Campbell

Nothing is ever going to work out the way you want,
so you may as well choose to want the way life does work out.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you are going through hell, keep going.
- Winston Churchill

There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth;
not going all the way, and not starting.
- The Buddha

You got to be careful if you
don't know where you're going,
because you might not get there.
- Yogi Berra

Beginning today, treat everyone you meet
as if they were going to be dead by midnight.
Extend to them all the care,
kindness and understanding you can muster,
and do with no thought of any reward.
Your life will never be the same again.
- Og Mandino

Don't talk about what you have done
or what you are going to do.
- Thomas Jefferson

A true friend never gets in your way
unless you happen to be going down.
- Arnold H. Glasgow

Choose your goal and keep your eye on it. Never give up.
Perhaps you will need to change your plan
and approach you goal from a different direction, but don't quit.
Keep thinking. Keep re-planning. Keep going.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you see someone putting on his Big Boots,
you can be pretty sure that an Adventure is going to happen.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant.
You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard
or just think it's going to get on by itself.
You've got to keep watering it.
You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
- John Lennon

While most managers spend their time attempting
to predict the future accurately -
and while that's valuable -
the best managers are able to generate a future
which was not going to happen otherwise -
that is, a future which was not predictable.
- Werner Erhard

I think what's going on in Guantanamo Bay
and other places is a disgrace to the U.S.A.
I wouldn't say it's the cause of terrorism,
but it has given impetus and excuses to potential terrorists
to lash out at our country and justify their despicable acts.
- Jimmy Carter

Feeling overwhelmed by apparent demands on our time
is like going to a restaurant,
ordering everything on the menu,
and complaining about indigestion.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Going nowhere faster will not get you somewhere.
- Alan Cohen

The True Path is the path on which
there is no coming and no going.
- Traditional Zen Koan

Ever had a bad hair day -
a day when everything seemed to be going wrong?
Perhaps today is a day to soothe your ruffled feathers,
take a deep breath, and reaffirm that
the weight of the world is really not on your shoulders,
unless you choose to assume that burden.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Count your blessings. Once you realize
how valuable you are and how much you have going for you,
the smiles will return, the sun will break out,
the music will play, and you will finally
be able to move forward the life that God intended
for you with grace, strength, courage, and confidence.
- Og Mandino

There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth
- not going all the way and not starting.
- The Buddha

Just as the wave cannot exist for itself,
but is ever a part of the heaving surface of the ocean,
so must I never live my life for itself,
but always in the experience which is going on around me.
- Albert Schweitzer

When you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track
that has been there all the while waiting for you,
and the life you ought to be living is the one you are living.
When you can see that, you begin to meet people
who are in the field of your bliss,
and they open the doors to you.
I say, follow your bliss and don't be afraid,
and doors will open where you didn't know they were going to be.
If you follow your bliss,
doors will open for you that wouldn't have opened for anyone else.
- Joseph Campbell

If everything seems to be going well,
you have obviously overlooked something.
- Anonymous

It was impossible to get a conversation going,
everybody was talking too much.
- Yogi Berra

Life is a continuity always and always.
There is no final destination it is going towards.
Just the pilgrimage, just the journey in itself is life,
not reaching to some point,
no goal - just dancing and being in pilgrimage,
moving joyously, without bothering about any destination.
- Osho

A good-bye is never painful unless
you're never going to say hello again.
- Anonymous

If you're going to tell people the truth,
be funny or they'll kill you.
- Billy Wilder

Not everyone is always going to like what you do.
Your job application, your book proposal,
your offer of marriage is going to
get rejected sometimes - perhaps often.
Your boss, your spouse, even the person
behind you in the supermarket checkout line
is occasionally going to think that you are doing it all wrong.
Don't take it personally.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Death is nothing else but going home to God,
the bond of love will be unbroken for all eternity.
- Mother Teresa

I don't see much sense in that," said Rabbit.
"No," said Pooh humbly, "there isn't.
But there was going to be when I began it.
It's just that something happened to it along the way."
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Well excuse me - we've got something
a little unusual going on here -
time travel, parallel universes,
or just a little common ordinary insanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth
or burn down your house, you can never tell.
- Joan Crawford

We are tied to the ocean.
And when we go back to the sea,
whether it is to sail or to watch -
we are going back from whence we came.
- John F. Kennedy

I take rejection as someone blowing a bugle in my ear
to wake me up and get going, rather than retreat.
- Sylvester Stallone

If you ask me anything I don't know,
I'm not going to answer.
- Yogi Berra

If you are going to throw a club, it is important to throw it ahead of you,
down the fairway, so you don't have to waste energy
going back to pick it up.
- Tommy Bolt

Those distractions that turn my attention from
what I thought I was going to do today are not "rat holes";
they are Enchanted Rabbit Holes
with a Magical White Bunny awaiting in each.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

All this talk about equality.
The only thing people really have in common is that
they are all going to die.
- Bob Dylan

The Internet is a powerful way to make lots of money...
But we are not going to buy Yahoo!
- Sumner Redstone

Somebody hits me, I'm going to hit him back.
Even if it does look like he hasn't eaten in a while.
- Charles Barkley

Sadly, embryonic stem cell research is completely legal
in this country and has been going on at universities
and research facilities for years.
- Mike Pence


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