Winning Words: Classic Quotes from the World of Sports
- By Michael Benson
- Hardcover: 220 pages
- Hand bound in soft, supple leather
- 7 ¼ X 5 ¼ X 1 inch
Arranged in categories from Ability to Zen, Michael Benson has collected inspirational quotes from the world of sports. Presenting gems that can be applied to everyday life as much as they can be applied to athletic pursuits, the quotes range from golfer Babe Zaharias's bold challenge to her competition-"The Babe is here. Who wants to come in second?"-to the classic motivational pronouncements of Vince Lombard. Winning Words makes a great quick reference for a leader in need of inspiration, or a meditation for a competitor facing a daunting challenge. Interspersed with sidebar profiles of some of the most legendary figures in sports, nearly 1,000 quotes comprise this stirring collection of wisdom.
Bound in soft and supple leather, Michael Benson has collected some of the most famous-and not so famous-quotations from the world of sport. Organized alphabetically by theme, this little coffee table book makes a great conversation piece and great gift for those who enjoy the sporting life.