Vince Lombardi: What it takes to be number one

Vince LombardiWinning is not a sometime thing;
It’s an all the time thing.

You don’t win once in a while;
You don’t do things right once in a while.

You do them right all the time.

Winning is a habit. Unfortunately so is losing.

There is no room for second place. There is only one place in my game, and that’s first place. I have finished second twice in my time at Green Bay, and I don’t want ever to finish second again. There is a second place bowl game, but it is a game for losers played by losers.

It is and always has been an American zeal to be first in anything we do, and to win, and to win, and to win”