Hockey Famous Players Quotes

Inspirational Hockey Famous Players Quotes for Athletes

Whether you're trying to learn in hockey or trying to learn in life, I've always tried to be observant and tried to learn more, tried to evolve, whether it's as a hockey player or as a person. With each year, I try to do that.

- Sidney Crosby
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The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.

- Wayne Gretzky
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When it comes to hockey, it's been in my blood since I was 3 or 4 years old. I love coaching the kids, especially at that level.

- Mario Lemieux
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Ninety percent of hockey is mental and the other half is physical.

- Wayne Gretzky
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Hockey is a tough, physical game, and it always should be.

- Mario Lemieux
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How would you like a job where, every time you make a mistake, a big red light goes on and 18,000 people boo?

- Jacques Plante
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Hockey's a funny game. You have to prove yourself every shift, every game. It's not up to anybody else. You have to take pride in yourself.

- Paul Coffey
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You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave- win or lose.

- Gordie Howe
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We get nose jobs all the time in the NHL, and we don't even have to go to the hospital.

- Brad Park
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I've told you guys before, goalies don't think.

- Chris Osgood
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You do not play hockey for good seasons. You play to win the Stanley Cup. It has to be the objective.

- Guy Lafleur
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All hockey players are bilingual. They know English and profanity.

- Gordie Howe
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Since the beginning, I always loved the game. When you grow up in Montreal, one day you want to be a professional hockey player. When I was six or seven, I knew that was what I wanted.

- Mario Lemieux
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Anyway, I've never been captain in 16 years in the NHL. But that didn't stop me being a leader in my own way.

- Guy Lafleur
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Half the game is mental; the other half is being mental.

- Jim McKenny
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You've got to love what you're doing. If you love it, you can overcome any handicap or the soreness or all the aches and pains, and continue to play for a long, long time.

- Gordie Howe
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Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.

- Wayne Gretzky
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Nobody's a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It's hard to stay on top.

- Paul Coffey
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Hockey is the only job I know where you get paid to have a nap on the day of the game.

- Chico Resch
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Listen, everything I have in my life is because of the NHL and because of hockey, and I love the game and I loved every minute of being a player, I loved coaching, I loved being involved in the NHL.

- Wayne Gretzky
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