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It"s not the winning that counts

Max Davidson

It"s not the winning that counts

the most inspiring moments of sporting chivalry

by Max Davidson

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Published by Little, Brown in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sportsmanship,
  • Sportsmanship -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMax Davidson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV706.3 .D38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 276 p. :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24019095M
    ISBN 101408701693
    ISBN 109781408701690
    LC Control Number2009675311

    Explore Winning Quotes by authors including Lao Tzu, Michael Jordan, and John Wooden at BrainyQuote. "I've missed more than shots in my career. I've lost almost games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. This credo has served as counterpoint to the well known sentiment by sports journalist Grantland Rice that, "it's not that you won or lost but how you played the game", and to the modern Olympic creed expressed by its founder Pierre de Coubertin: "The most important thing is not winning but taking part".

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It's Not the Winning that Counts celebrates, among others, the football team who kicked their penalties wide because they refused to believe their opponents would foul them, the round-the-world yachtsman who turned back to rescue a rival; the tennis player (Jimmy Connors!) who deliberately double faulted in a Grand Slam final to cancel out line calls that had gone against his 4/5(1).

It's Not the Winning that Counts celebrates the Boy's Own heroism of yachtsman Pete Goss's mercy dash across the Southern Ocean to rescue a capsized French rival; recalls the high ideals of the gentleman-amateurs of the Corinthian Football Club; salutes Freddie Flintoff, hero of the Ashes, commiserating with an opponent before celebrating with team-mates; and takes its 4/5(1).

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Favorite Answer This quote is not from a book but it is the Modern Olympic creed expressed by its founder Pierre de Coubertin: "The most important thing is not winning but taking part (in the.

Sometimes, it’s the taking part and not the winning that counts. By Squire Patton Boggs on Posted in Amateur Sport, Health & Wellbeing Not a phrase this author ever thought she would utter. However, participation in the London MoonWalk convinced me that (in some circumstances) it.

It Is Not the Critic Who Counts “It is not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or where the doer of deeds could have done better. "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill Winston Churchill - Success is not final, failure is not.

“ It’s not the voting that’s democracy, it’s the counting, Archie says.” — from Jumpers, a play by Tom Stoppard, “ Indeed, you won the elections, but I won the count. ” — Nicaraguan dictator.

At another he declared: “Don’t be afraid to live, to live hard and fast, because it is not the years in your life, but the life in your years that count.” The Barnes & Noble Book of Quotations () credited the politician with the following instance: It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts.

Adlai. Joseph Stalin — ‘Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.’. It's Not the Winning that Counts celebrates the Boy's Own heroism of yachtsman Pete Goss's mercy dash across the Southern Ocean to rescue a capsized French rival; recalls the high ideals of the gentleman-amateurs of the Corinthian Football Club; salutes Freddie Flintoff, hero of the Ashes, commiserating with an opponent before celebrating with team-mates; and takes its hat off to Jack.

It's not the winning but the taking part that counts - effort, determination and striving to reach a goal are commendable - through sport one learns to persevere, to sacrifice, and to be self-disciplined, to work hard. - Competition is not unethical -> it is reasonable that.

It's not the winning. Why do we say "it's not the winning but the taking part that counts". It's a phrase echoed by the founder of the Olympics, Baron Pierre de.

Winning counts when each participant has received, when there has been a greater connection in the heart, when love has been expressed and experienced; when you are enriched, regardless of the intended outcome, when you have learned something of value to you, when you have served one or more others.

10 May, It's not the winning or losing that counts; the important thing is to criticise the game [ Home page | Web log ] Robin Grant of draws everyone's attention to a meeting on Wednesday on electoral reform at the House of Commons attended by the great and the good (and, perhaps the less great and the merely adequate.

Fitzpatrick’s () article perfectly sums up the importance of inclusion, valuing the mega-event’s associated political questions that are too readily dismissed. It would seem, sporting mega-events are not always about the winning, but it truly is the taking part that counts.

Diamond-Welch BAugust   “Not everything that counts can be counted. As O’Toole writes in his book, credit for this quote should go to the sociology professor William Bruce Cameron, who included it in a couple of.

It’s Not Always The Winning That Counts INSPIRATION Marathon runner Derek Redmond fell to the ground in agony from a torn hamstring while running in an Olympic Marathon. At one point he's asked, a little mischievously, if the important thing is the taking part, what really counts, rather than the winning.

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This main part of the book .“Winning is not Important, it is the only thing that counts” This is the attitude of our club. This is meant to be the attitude of the biggest club in Italy and the world.