By John Wooden
  1. Fear no opponent, Respect every opponent.
  2. Remember, it's the perfection of the smallest details that makes the big things happen.
  3. Keep in mind that hustle makes up for many  a mistake.
  4. Be more interested in character than reputation.
  5. Be quick, but don't hurry.
  6. Understand that the harder you work the more luck you will have.
  7. Know that valid self-analysis is vital for improvement.
  8. Remember that there is no substitute for hard work and careful planning, failing to prepare is preparing to fail.