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Bear Bryant Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Bear Bryant.

I hope to get out before they start football next year.
- Bear Bryant

If we'd beaten 'em, I wouldn't be going out.
- Bear Bryant

The fun never goes out, but it changes with the years,
with winning and losing.
- Bear Bryant

I'll put you through hell, but at the end of it all we'll be champions.
- Bear Bryant

 

I didn't have a thing to do with picking a coach,
and didn't want to.
But I didn't think they'd pick one I didn't like.
- Bear Bryant

Back 12 years ago, when Dr. Mathews was president here,
we had a plan that when I got ready to quit,
we'd bring a certain guy in and he'd take over that day and I'd leave.
But as time wore on, I realized that wouldn't have been good at all.
- Bear Bryant

I want to make sure I don't interfere with the success of that team next year.
I don't see any way I could go to practice like most of 'em do,
and not hurt the team.
I'd go nuts if I tried doing that.
- Bear Bryant

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If I miss coaching that much, I could go to some little
school where they didn't recruit,
where all the kids wanted to go.
I believe I could find somewhere to coach.
- Bear Bryant

I plan on staying at Alabama for the rest of my career.
I guarantee that I'll be here for you through it all,
regardless of what happens.
- Bear Bryant

Georgia Tech beat us and Mississippi Southern tied us last year,
and Texas beat us after we had the game won.
We only played about five games the way we were capable
of playing and lost one of those.
- Bear Bryant

I'm happy with the coach we have.
I think any one of the ones I asked them to consider would've been good.
- Bear Bryant

I've had many a player tell me all through high school
and right up until signing day that they were coming to Alabama,
then they signed with somebody else.
- Bear Bryant

I can remember loving to recruit.
I knew I was going to do my best.
But traveling and recruiting doesn't appeal to me any more.
It's not as much fun as it used to be.
- Bear Bryant

Never quit.
It is the easiest cop-out in the world.
Set a goal and don't quit until you attain it.
When you do attain it, set another goal,
and don't quit until you reach it.
Never quit.
- Bear Bryant

Nearly every coach I've talked with tells me that the
attention you get from media and other people is the thing you miss most.
I don't know if that's right.
- Bear Bryant

It's been years since I've had a real input in the game anyway.
For this game, I've just tried to keep all the other
stuff away from the players and coaches.
- Bear Bryant

I think I'm telling the truth.
I sat by Ray Perkins at the Hall of Fame dinner in New York,
and at that time he didn't know he was our coach and I didn't either.
- Bear Bryant

I Dream This Day of Wondrous Things,
of Peace and Hope and Pride.
I Dance My Dance with Life Today,
I'm Filled with Love Inside.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Imagine all the people living life in peace.
You may say I'm a dreamer,
but I'm not the only one.
I hope someday you'll join us,
and the world will be as one.
- John Lennon

If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

When you get the choice to sit it out or dance,
I hope you dance.
- Lee Ann Womack

Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are
something to do,
something to love,
and something to hope for.
- Joseph Addison

I hope that you walk around the corner
and you get very surprised.
- Miranda Richardson

I Hope You Dance
- the Lee Ann Womack song

It is above all by the imagination
that we achieve perception and compassion and hope.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
The important thing is not to stop questioning.
- Albert Einstein

My compassionate intents are generally received clearly
and acted upon - perhaps not immediately,
or in exactly the way I hope -
but acted upon favorably, nonetheless.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We must accept finite disappointment,
but never lose infinite hope.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hate destroys, Love builds.
Hate tears down, Love renews and creates.
Hatred holds no hope for the future.
Love creates Today as its own better future.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We must free ourselves of the hope
that the sea will ever rest.
We must learn to sail in high winds.
- Aristotle Onassis

The hope of a secure and livable world
lies with disciplined nonconformists
who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

All the great things are simple,
and many can be expressed in a single word:
freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
- Winston Churchill

There is no hope of joy except in human relations.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night's sleep.
- E. Joseph Cossman

Now abide faith, hope, love, these three;
but the greatest of these is love.
- Corinthians 13:13

It is difficult to say what is impossible,
for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today
and the reality of tomorrow.
- Robert H. Goddard

All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
- Abraham Lincoln

The present is the ever moving shadow
that divides yesterday from tomorrow.
In that lies hope.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.
Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
- Helen Keller

We should not moor a ship with one anchor,
or our life with one hope.
- Epictetus

Most of the important things in the world
have been accomplished by people
who have kept on trying
when there seemed to be no hope at all.
- Dale Carnegie

We do not always see what is before our face -
sometimes we see what we hope to see,
or fear we will see.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Where there is no vision, there is no hope.
- George Washington Carver

If you wish to succeed in life,
make perseverance your bosom friend,
experience your wise counselor,
caution your elder brother,
and hope your guardian genius.
- Joseph Addison

A true friend is a source of strength and hope.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal
is our only legitimate hope of survival.
- Wendell Berry

Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor,
nor should life rest on a single hope.
- Epictetus

A good question is never answered.
It is not a bolt to be tightened into place
but a seed to be planted and to bear more seed
toward the hope of greening the landscape of idea.
- John Ciardi

Your success will shine as a light of hope
and inspire numbers you cannot total.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Where there's life, there's hope.
- Terence

We come this way but once.
We can either tiptoe through life
and hope we get to death without being badly bruised
or we can live a full, complete life achieving
our goals and realizing our wildest dreams.
- Bob Proctor

Only those who can leave behind everything they
have ever believed in can hope to escape.
- William S. Burroughs

The great gift of Easter is hope -
Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God,
in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love,
which nothing can shake.
- Basil C. Hume

There are nine requisites for contented living:
HEALTH enough to make work a pleasure;
WEALTH enough to support your needs;
STRENGTH enough to battle with difficulties and forsake them;
GRACE enough to confess your sins and overcome them;
PATIENCE enough to toil until some good is accomplished;
CHARITY enough to see some good in your neighbor;
LOVE enough to move you to be useful and helpful to others;
FAITH enough to make real the things of God;
HOPE enough to remove all anxious fears concerning the future.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Abandon hope.
- Pema Chodron

Hope springs eternal.
- Alexander Pope

Faith has to do with things that are not seen
and hope with things that are not at hand.
- Saint Thomas Aquinas.

I find hope in the darkest of days,
and focus in the brightest.
I do not judge the universe.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks
in great and honorable courses
with a sure hope and trust in itself.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true
were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
- Orville Wright

There is hope for the future because God has a sense
of humor and we are funny to God.
- Bill Cosby

He who has health has hope,
and he who has hope has everything.
- Anonymous

There's no reason to become alarmed,
and we hope you'll enjoy the rest of your flight.
By the way, is there anyone on board who knows how to fly a plane?
- the movie Airplane!

Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience.
- Samuel Johnson [also attributed to Oscar Wilde]

Never cease loving a person, and never give up hope for him,
for even the prodigal son who had fallen most low,
could still be saved; the bitterest enemy
and also he who was your friend could again be your friend;
love that has grown cold can kindle
- Soren Kierkegaard

Marriage is like putting your hand into a bag of snakes
in the hope of pulling out an eel.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Poets have said that the reason to have children is
to give yourself immortality.
Immortality? Now that I have five children,
my only hope is that they are all out of the house before I die.
- Bill Cosby

A very small degree of hope
is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
- Henri B. Stendhal

I offer gentle understanding to myself.
I position myself in love, not fear.
I look behind me with forgiveness.
I look forward with festive anticipation.
I embrace this holy moment and assert,
"Now. This moment is the moment to love,
the moment to serve, the moment to seize
the legacy instead of the small.
Now. Now I will live large, love boldly,
reach to the edges of my unfurled heart and fully enrolled hope.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

There is hope and a kind of beauty in there somewhere,
if you look for it.
- H. R. Giger

Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal,
with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope.
- John Ciardi


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