Bo quotes

  • Value people on their potential, not on their history
    -- Bo

    #People #Values

  • Every day, people settle for less than they deserve. They are only partially living or at best living a partial life. Every human being has the potential for greatness
    -- Bo

    #Greatness #People #Settling

  • Think before you act and act on what you believe
    -- Bo

    #Believe #Thinking

  • An objection is not a rejection; it is simply a request for more information
    -- Bo

    #Rejection #Information #Request

  • Enthusiasm is not the same as just being excited. One gets excited about going on a roller coaster. One becomes enthusiastic about creating and building a roller coaster
    -- Bo

    #Creating #Enthusiasm #Just Being

  • My aunt used to say, slow and steady wins the race. She died in a fire.
    -- Bo

    #Aunt #Winning #Fire

  • Be friendly to everyone. Those who deserve it the least need it the most
    -- Bo

    #Friendly #Needs #Deserve

  • The best way to lose a job is just not to care. When you do not care, it shows in everything you do
    -- Bo

    #Jobs #Care #Way

  • A good leader is one who can tell another how to reach his or her potential; a great leader is one who can help another discover this potential for him or herself
    -- Bo

    #Leader #Helping #Great Leader

  • If you are only doing what you are getting paid for, and doing it no better than the average employee, then your pay is most likely right where it should be
    -- Bo

    #Average #Pay #Should

  • Never expect people to treat you any better than you treat yourself
    -- Bo

    #People #Treats #Treat Yourself

  • I will live the life I choose.
    -- Bo

    #Live Life

  • If I make a mistake, I’m going to make a mistake aggressively and I’m going to make it quickly. I don’t believe in sleeping on a decision.
    -- Bo

    #Mistake #Believe #Sleep

  • Remember that it is not where you come from, or not even where you are; it is where you are going that matters most
    -- Bo

    #Where You Come #Matter #Remember

  • Resume: a written exaggeration of only the good things a person has done in the past, as well as a wish list of the qualities a person would like to have
    -- Bo

    #Past #Wish #Quality

  • And my friend is black, but I don't know what to call him. So I just call him Jamal Even though his name is Steve.
    -- Bo

    #Names #Black

  • I like to protect my players, but I don't like to make excuses. (But) I think anybody that's seen our guys knows that was way too quick (of) a turnaround. And, in all fairness to them, I just wish they could have had some more time. But, they didn't.
    -- Bo

    #Player #Thinking #Guy

  • For every dollar that a man makes, a woman makes 70 cents. That doesn't make sense. That's not fair, the man's only left with 30.
    -- Bo

    #Men #Dollars #He Man

  • As a 9th grader, I competed with the high school kids and out of 600 people, I finished 10th.
    -- Bo

    #School #Kids #People

  • I think that God might think I’m gay what does he know anyway?
    -- Bo

    #Gay #Thinking #Doe

  • Old peoples' skin sags because it's being pulled toward the underworld.
    -- Bo

    #Skins #Old People #Underworld

  • What's a bag of chips divided by five, that's a Nike worker's meal.
    -- Bo

    #Nike #Meals #Bags

  • First of all, I really never imagined myself being a professional athlete.
    -- Bo

    #Athlete #Firsts #Professional Athlete

  • Sometimes that's a lot to ask, so I'm not going to pressure them into being at a certain stage. As a coach and a teacher I learned a long time ago you've got to bring them along, and then when they're ready they'll show what they can do. You push, you prod, you pat and you do the other things that everybody does in teaching, and it's amazing how our guys over the years have kind of stepped forward and picked up and filled that void.
    -- Bo

    #Teacher #Teaching #Years

  • When life give you lemons you probably just found lemons.
    -- Bo

    #Giving #Found #Life Gives You Lemons

  • Being the 8th out of 10 kids, and being the one that stayed in trouble, I sort of became a momma's boy.
    -- Bo

    #Kids #Boys #Trouble

  • Those in glass houses shouldn't throw stones; or ***** during the daytime.
    -- Bo

    #Glasses #House #Glass Houses

  • YouTube is a place for people to share their ideas. If by people you mean 13 year old girls and by ideas you mean how they love the Jonas Brothers.
    -- Bo

    #Girl #Brother #Mean

  • We can create the ultimate job security by becoming less dependent on the organization for which we work and more dependent on our own resources
    -- Bo

    #Jobs #Organization #Becoming

  • If you have not taken the time to define what happiness means to you, what have your spent your whole life pursuing?
    -- Bo

    #Taken #Mean #Whole Life

  • You don't treat the so-called little people poorly, because we don't have any little people here! The trainers, the managers, the secretaries, the people who work in the dorms and cafeterias and classroom buildings are all professionals, and they're all important or they wouldn't be working for Michigan football.
    -- Bo

    #Football #People #Important

  • A Michigan man will coach Michigan.
    -- Bo

    #Men #Michigan #Coaches

  • I believe nature offers opportunities for connection, the arts offer opportunities for self-expression, and life offers continual opportunities for growth and self-discovery.
    -- Bo

    #Art #Believe #Opportunity

  • I have never driven a Ferrari.
    -- Bo

    #Ferrari #Driven

  • One's work usually occupies more than half of one's waking life. Choosing work that does not bring happiness will lead to a life that is mostly disappointing
    -- Bo

    #Waking Life #Doe #Half

  • I do not believe in sitting on a problem. Because the longer you sit on that thing, the longer it'll irritate you. If you're keeping it to yourself, there's nothing the guy you're mad at can do to fix it, either, because you haven't told him why you're mad.
    -- Bo

    #Believe #Mad #Guy

  • You are not, nor ever will be, better than anyone else besides the person you are now
    -- Bo

    #Persons

  • People who come from dysfunctional families are not destined for a dysfunctional life
    -- Bo

    #People #Dysfunctional Family

  • Faked enthusiasm is worse than bad acting - it is bad acting with the intent to deceive
    -- Bo

    #Acting #Enthusiasm #Deceiving

  • Take delight in the simplest things.
    -- Bo

    #Delight #Simplest

  • Show interest in all people, not just those from whom you want something. Making people feel important and good about themselves is just the right thing to do
    -- Bo

    #People #Important #Want

  • Diplomacy is more than saying or doing the right things at the right time, it is avoiding saying or doing the wrong things at any time
    -- Bo

    #Diplomacy #Avoiding #Right Time

  • Using rhetorical questions in speeches is a great way to keep the audience involved. Don't you think those kinds of questions would keep your attention?
    -- Bo

    #Thinking #Attention #Speech

  • Imagination They say adults have no imagination. Not true. Just instead of dinosaurs and spaceships, they imagine silence and the new babysitter bent over the coffee table.
    -- Bo

    #Coffee #Imagination #Silence

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