Wise Words No. 21 (John Wooten)

Oct 17, 2009 by

Passion is momentary; love is enduring.

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation.

If I am through learning, I am through

Discipline yourself and others won’t need to.

You can do more good by being good than any other way.

Don’t let making a living prevent you from making a life.

John Wooten

Former UCLA basketball coach, considered by just about anyone with an honest opinion to be the greatest coach of all time. Considered by just about any father to be the one coach they’d kill to have coach their son – regardless of the sport.  A true man of honor. The one man any pro athlete – regardless of how famous they were – would say one of two two words upon meeting him: “Sir,” or “Coach.”

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