The Essential Vince Lombardi : Words and Wisdom to Motivate, Inspire, and Win / Edition 1

The Essential Vince Lombardi : Words and Wisdom to Motivate, Inspire, and Win / Edition 1

by Vince Lombardi
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071390960

ISBN-13: 9780071390965

Pub. Date: 10/28/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Vince Lombardi's views on life and leadership--inspiring and motivational--placed in A-Z format for the first time

Legendary football coach Vince Lombardi left the national spotlight more than three decades ago, but his fiery words continue to resonate in today's hard-charging business arena. The Essential Vince Lombardi compiles Lombardi's most

Overview

Vince Lombardi's views on life and leadership--inspiring and motivational--placed in A-Z format for the first time

Legendary football coach Vince Lombardi left the national spotlight more than three decades ago, but his fiery words continue to resonate in today's hard-charging business arena. The Essential Vince Lombardi compiles Lombardi's most memorable quotes and phrases, alphabetically by topic, for use in speeches, memos, and documents--or just for fingertip inspiration and insight.

More than just a simple quote book, however, The Essential Vince Lombardi contains interviews from family members and associates, rare photographs, "Lombardi Lessons" for applying Lombardi's wisdom to everyday situations, and more. It places the leadership wisdom of Vince Lombardi in the context of today and is a valuable reference for businesspeople and Lombardi aficionados alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071390965
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
349,129
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsxi
Introduction1
Ability13
Adversity15
Aspirations17
Authority18
Bad Apples21
Best, Doing One's22
Business24
Camaraderie27
Caution28
Change28
Character29
Charisma32
Coaching33
Commitment36
Common Sense38
Competition38
Complexity39
Concentration, Powers of40
Confidence40
Control44
Corniness47
Criticism48
Defeat51
Defense53
Dependency54
Desire55
Discipline56
Duty60
Ego63
Emotion64
Employees65
Energy66
Excuses67
Failure69
Faith70
Fallibility72
Fame73
Fatigue74
Fitness75
Football, Reflections on76
Freedom77
Fumbles77
Fun78
Fundamentals78
Glory83
Goal Line83
Growth, Personal85
History, Value of87
Honesty88
Humility89
Innovation93
Inspiration93
Integrity94
Kicking97
Knowledge, of others97
Knowledge, of Self98
Leadership101
Learning105
Lombardi Legend106
Losing108
Love108
Loyalty109
Maturity113
Meetings114
Mistakes114
Motivation116
New Job125
Nuns126
Opponents129
Pain133
Patience135
Patterns135
Perfection135
Persistence137
Plays137
Potential138
Power138
Prejudice138
Preparation139
Pressure141
Pride144
Principles145
Protesters146
Punctuality146
Punting147
Purpose147
Pursuit147
Quitting149
Quarterbacks150
Regrets153
Relaxing153
Repetition154
Respect156
Risks156
Running Game156
Sacrifice159
Second Place160
Self-Expression160
Simplicity162
Strengths, Playing to Your164
Success165
Sweep, the Packer167
Teaching171
Team173
Toughness, Mental176
Victory181
Vision182
Weather185
Will185
Winning186
Work193
Yankees197
Youth197
Sources199

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