Favorite Quotations ~† Winning, 2 Karma 101

"One should play fairly when one has the winning cards." ~ Oscar Wilde

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A champion is the one who gets up...even when he can't. ~ Jack Dempsey

If I am not worth the wooing, I am surely not worth the winning. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Sometimes it's worse to win a fight than to lose. ~ Billie Holiday

If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score? ~ Vince Lombardi

There are one hundred and ninety nine ways to beat, but only one way to win; get there first. ~ Willie Shoemaker

The purpose of life is not to win. The purpose of life is to grow and to share. When you come to look back on all that you have done in life, you will get more satisfaction from the pleasure you have brought into other people's lives than you will from the times that you outdid and defeated them. ~ Harold Kushner

That's what learning is, after all; not whether we lose the game, but how we lose and how we've changed because of it and what we take away from it that we never had before, to apply to other games. Losing, in a curious way, is winning. ~ Richard Bach

Winning isnít everything. Wanting to win is. ~ Catfish Hunter

We play because we love the game, we love each other, and we love to win. ~ Mia Hamm

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