We’ve collected the best Lou Holtz Quotes. Use them as an inspiration.
After winning, most teams become individuals; most teams become complacent.
Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I’ll show you someone who has overcome adversity.
We have an obligation to help people that cannot help themselves. The mentally retarded, the physically retarded, et cetera.
Winners embrace hard work. They love the discipline of it, the trade-off they’re making to win. Losers, on the other hand, see it as punishment. And that’s the difference.
Notre Dame is the one school that has a national recruiting base, from Florida to Texas to California.
Motivation is simple. You eliminate those who are not motivated.
You aren’t going to find anybody that’s going to be successful without making a sacrifice and without perseverance.
I don’t exercise.
My wife told me if there is any rumors about me, it better be about politics and not about my social life.
I just have an enthusiasm for life.
I follow three rules: Do the right thing, do the best you can, and always show people you care.
When I left the University of Notre Dame, I honestly felt I would never coach again.
When people need love and understanding and support the most is when they deserve it the least.
If Tiger Woods had played football, he would have been a quarterback.
ESPN is a great organization to work for.
To win a national championship, you’ve got to be a little lucky.
If you look at the history of Notre Dame, if you hire a coach who’s been successful at another college program, they’re going to be ultra successful at Notre Dame because the talent will always be there.
The Sisters of Notre Dame at St. Aloysius Grade School influenced my life tremendously. This was due to the fact that they encouraged you always to make sure that God is the focus of your life, and they didn’t allow you to do anything except to the very best of your ability.
We can all be successful and make money, but when we die, that ends. But when you are significant is when you help other people be successful. That lasts many a lifetime.
I’m an old man, and all my life I’ve said that Notre Dame should remain independent because it’s a national school.
On this team, we’re all united in a common goal: to keep my job.