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Bobby Orr Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Bobby Orr.

Staying out of the penalty box will really help.
- Bobby Orr

Forget about style; worry about results.
- Bobby Orr

Hockey is a tough game.
- Bobby Orr

My Dad was my biggest supporter.
He never put pressure on me.
- Bobby Orr

 

You hear all the time about European players playing the game.
These players that come over at 17, 18 and 19,
they just don't all of a sudden become skilled.
From the time they were little fellas,
they learned the fundamentals of the game.
Let them create.
- Bobby Orr

Growing up, if I hadn't had sports, I don't know where I'd be.
God only knows what street corners I'd have been standing
on and God only knows what I'd have been doing,
but instead I played hockey and went to school and stayed out of trouble.
- Bobby Orr

Everyone should have the same opportunity,
and in many areas that's not the case because programs
are built around the elite.
- Bobby Orr

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So many of today's programs are about trophies and jackets,
and we think that's a big mistake.
- Bobby Orr

The fat lady hasn't sung yet.
We'll wait until we get a look at what is in the motion passed on third reading.
- Bobby Orr

The biggest thing we get out of it is seeing the kids smile.
And hopefully we will also see that the lessons we're teaching -
not only the fundamentals of hockey,
but also the life values - are sinking in.
- Bobby Orr

There are no environments where you're only going to win,
because life just isn't like that.
- Bobby Orr

Developing better people should be the number one goal
for any coach when dealing with kids.
In trying to develop better people, we are going to
develop more and better pros.
- Bobby Orr

I've been a very lucky guy.
I played on championship teams.
I played for Canada.
I've won some awards and I'm very proud of those accomplishments.
But I don't think there's anything greater than to
come home and to be recognized at home.
This is the pinnacle.
- Bobby Orr

The kids wait for it to be organized.
They want to go play all of these tournaments,
for a little practice time.
I learned my skills by dropping the puck just with the kids.
I think that's missing today.
- Bobby Orr

We're going to have more kids playing,
and we're going to have a better chance of finding
those players Minor sports in a community is for fun and recreation.
For everyone.
- Bobby Orr

Commitment cannot be taught;
it can only be caught.
I refer to the crusading spirit.
Without the crusading spirit,
you may have the starting power
but not the staying power.
- Jimmy Yen

Staying married may have long-term benefits.
You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over
a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce.
- P. J. O'Rourke

Music's staying power is a function of how timeless the lyrics,
song and production are.
- Gary Wright

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
- Jane Austen

Love is staying up all night with a sick child -
or a healthy adult.
- David Frost

A year ago I had a back injury and followed a good
nutrition program to help speed up my recovery.
I focused on exercise and staying healthy in order
to get back out on the ice.
- Sasha Cohen

Some people are willing to pay the price and it's the
same with staying healthy or eating healthy.
There's some discipline involved.
There's some sacrifices.
- Mike Ditka

It is comparatively easy to become a writer;
staying a writer,
resisting formulaic work, generating one's own creativity -
that's a much tougher matter.
- Brian Aldiss

I give myself strength by staying away from any music.
- Alannah Myles

I got nothing.
I got my shoes and my pants.
I'm staying with a friend.
I stop by my mother's every once in a while to get my calls.
I don't want to be anywhere anybody can find me.
- Marc Wallice

Everybody starts at the top, and then has the problem of staying there.
Lasting accomplishment, however, is still achieved through a long,
slow climb and self-discipline.
- Helen Hayes

I am, of course, delighted but there was never any doubt about Sol staying.
- Arsene Wenger

I don't think about time.
You're here when you're here.
I think about today, staying in tune.
- John Lee Hooker

I've always loved films, always.
I studied literature and I went to Columbia in New
York and I went to Paris for part of one year and ended up staying there.
- Jim Jarmusch

We were excited to win, staying undefeated is just the icing.
- Steve Nash

Being with a woman all night never hurt no professional baseball player.
It's staying up all night looking for a woman that does him in.
- Casey Stengel

So curiosity, I think, is a really important aspect
of staying young or youthful.
- Goldie Hawn

The secret of staying young is to live honestly,
eat slowly, and lie about your age.
- Lucille Ball

I submit that an individual who breaks the law
that conscience tells him is unjust
and willingly accepts the penalty by staying in jail
to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice,
is in reality expressing the very highest respect for law.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

HBO is really famous for hiring good people and staying
out of their way until they ask for help,
or need it.
And that reputation is earned.
- Richard Russo

Risk is essential.
There is not growth of inspiration in staying within
what is safe and comfortable.
Once you find out what you do best, why not try something else?
- Alex Noble

I'd like to find great roles close to home and work
on great projects while staying near my family.
My family's the most important thing to me right now.
- Harry Hamlin

I'm not stopping.
My dream has come true, and I'm staying.
- Rita Coolidge

My main problem has been staying healthy.
- Chan Ho Park

You may have a fresh start any moment you choose,
for this thing that we call "failure" is not the falling down,
but the staying down.
- Mary Pickford

It's no longer a question of staying healthy.
It's a question of finding a sickness you like.
- Jackie Mason

I find myself dreaming of doing normal things -
like staying home and washing dishes.
- Shalom Harlow

I'll never forget that show season.
It was completely mad.
I was staying between Christy and Naomi's rooms and
it was all limos and the Ritz Hotel and all that kind of business.
- Kate Moss

I can't remember ever staying for the end of a movie
in which the actors wore togas.
- Jimmy Cannon

I know it starts at home, but all families are not staying together.
- Zach Wamp

Its not really about the movie business,
it's about staying in the picture.
- Robert Evans

The perfect date for me would be staying at home,
making a big picnic in bed, eating Wotsits and cookies while watching cable TV.
- Kim Kardashian

One always hopes that you're going to have influence and staying power,
but you never know.
- Chris Frantz

While armchair travelers dream of going places,
traveling armchairs dream of staying put.
- Anne Tyler

What's the point of staying sober?
- Oliver Reed

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

You can't hold a man down without staying down with him.
- Booker T. Washington

Unlike any other time in our history,
we have to know that staying in school and getting
an education is the most important thing you can do.
- Alexis Herman

To be honest, I don't want No.
1's anymore.
Now, don't get me wrong, I wouldn't mind the odd few,
but I'd also like a record going in at eight and staying around.
- Robbie Williams

You drown not by falling into a river,
but by staying submerged in it.
- Paulo Coelho

One of the paramount reasons for staying attractive
is so you can have somebody to go to bed with.
- Helen Gurley Brown

Workers come to America to fill jobs unwanted by Americans,
but they are staying and they are not going home.
- Kit Bond

You are going to have hostile crowds and the fans are
going to find out where you are staying and keep you awake at night.
They are going to use everything possible.
- Cobi Jones

But staying awake is not real exciting for people to watch.
- Randy Gardner

What is the single most important quality in a tennis
champion? I would have to say desire,
staying in there and winning matches when you are not playing that well.
- John McEnroe

I really got into the cricket and staying up late watching the World Cup.
- Jeremy London

If it's a modern-day story dealing with certain ethnic groups,
I think I could open up certain scenes for improvisation,
while staying within the structure of the script.
- Martin Scorsese

Staying focused is hard work and staying married is even harder.
- Crystal Gayle

I'm concentrating on staying healthy,
having peace, being happy, remembering what is important,
taking in nature and animals, spending time reading,
trying to understand the universe, where science and the spiritual meet.
- Joan Jett

One of the things that has always motivated me to write
is the desire to get it out and look at it in an objective way,
so that it doesn't cause me any serious pain by staying inside.
- Carly Simon

Me, I'd prefer to have a good reputation rather than
getting press for being scandalous,
getting drunk in public, staying out late and so on.
- Sophia Bush

There was interest from clubs in Italy and England,
I believe.
But I've never been attracted by the way they play in Italy.
Staying in Spain was always my preference.
- Luis Figo

My daughter is here in town doing a play,
and her dog is staying with us.
We live up in the hills, so he has access to thousands of acres of wilderness.
- Rene Auberjonois

Me and Jerry left because we felt we weren't getting
anywhere playing our old songs in tiny clubs.
The group was getting stale and staying behind the times.
- Johnny Thunders

Security is, I would say, our top priority because
for all the exciting things you will be able to do with computers -
organizing your lives,
staying in touch with people, being creative -
if we don't solve these security problems,
then people will hold back.
- Bill Gates

I thought what I was good at doing was playing real simple guitar licks,
since I'd cut my teeth on what Duane Eddy was doing;
licks that were simple but had staying power.
- John Fogerty


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