“If something occurred to me that MIGHT help us,
I implemented it.”

– John Wooden

Wooden on Leadership, p. 138


John Wooden’s Pyramid of Success

My Favorite John Wooden Quotes

“No Hate,” Himself (John Wooden) Recognized as the Greatest Coach! Why?

John Wooden: A man who would NOT curse people — “Goodness Gracious Sakes Alive!”

John Wooden – An Intergalactic Treasure! “Be quick, but don’t hurry” — “Failure to prepare is preparing to fail” — “Happiness begins when selfishness ends” …

John Wooden at age-95: “Why I feel blessed” | His dad’s wisdom: “You’re never better than anybody else”

John Wooden: Love and Balance

John Wooden’s heavenly perspective: “I’d rather be unknown here and have my name up there.”

[2008] John Wooden on Success, Peace of Mind, Real Joy & Doing for Others

John Wooden [1910 – 2010] recites his poem about being with his Lord: “Don’t Look Back”

Coach John Wooden (at age-90) redefines ‘success’ AND John Wooden on ‘change’ we can believe in

[photo] John and Nellie Wooden

John Wooden in 7 words: “Failure to prepare is preparing to fail.”

Wooden on Leadership: How to Create a Winning Organization