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Words to Live By

written by: redraider648
 
This quiz tests your knowledge on the inspiring statements made by coaches, philosophers, and ordinary people. Their words have changed the minds of many people and inspired them to change their lives and follow their own paths.

Question 1:


Vincent Lombardi stated that, "Opportunity dances with those who are already on the dance floor."
True
False

Question 2:


Who said the words: "They can because they think they can."?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 3:


The following statement was made by which famous basketball player: "What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight – it’s the size of the fight in the dog"?
Michael Jordan
Greg Anderson
Ben Wallace
Larry Bird

Question 4:


Who said: "Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated: You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps."?
Samuel Johnson
David Lloyd George
Michael Phelps
Ben Franklin

Question 5:


Which genius stated that, "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result"?
Albert Einstein
Aristotle
Leonardo Da Vinci
Benjamin Franklin

Question 6:


Did Plato state that, "The first and best victory is to conquer self"?
Yes
No

Question 7:


Which NBA star made this statement: "Sometimes a player's greatest challenge is coming to grips with his/her role on the team."?
Scottie Pippen
Michael Jordan
Dennis Rodman
Larry Bird

Question 8:


George Halas said that "the things which hurt instruct".
False
True

Question 9:


What NBA coach stated that, "You can only receive what you are willing to give"?
Phil Jackson
Avery Johnson
Pat Riley
Larry Brown

Question 10:


What founder of a famous theme park delivered the following words: "If you can dream it, you can do it"?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 11:


Did basketball coach Bob Knight say: "Learn to do things right and then do them right every time"?
Yes
No

Question 12:


Which football coach said: " You carry on no matter what the obstacles are. You simply refuse to give up - and, when the going gets tough, you get tougher and you win."?
John Wooden
Frosty Westering
Vince Lombardi
Bill Walton

Question 13:


Is this a Chinese proverb: "If we don't change the direction we're going, we're likely to end up where we're headed?'"
Yes
No

Question 14:


Who said that, "Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."?
Jim Valvano
Susan B. Anthony
Helen Keller
Emily Dickinson

 


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