George Halas Quotes

Born February 02, 1895
Died October 31, 1983

Who the Hell is George Halas?

George Stanley Halas Sr. nicknamed 'Papa Bear' was an American football player and coach.

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Best Quotes by George Halas

“At least 80 percent of the success of the football team is determined by the fight and spirit that they put into their play.”

George Halas

“Don't do anything in practice that you wouldn't do in the game.”

George Halas

“Find out what the other team wants to do. Then take it away from them.”

George Halas

“If you live long enough, lots of nice things happen.”

George Halas

“Many people flounder about in life because they do not have a purpose, an objective toward which to work.”

George Halas

“Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.”

George Halas

“Nothing is work unless you'd rather be doing something else.”

George Halas

“San Francisco has always been my favorite booing city. I don't mean the people boo louder or longer, but there is a very special intimacy. When they boo you, you know they mean you. Music, that's what it is to me. One time in Kezar Stadium they gave me a standing boo.”

George Halas

“Taylor, we've run out of timeouts. Go in there and get hurt.”

George Halas

“What makes a good coach? Complete dedication.”

George Halas

“You can achieve only that which you will do.”

George Halas

“You might reduce Lombardi's coaching philosophy to a single sentence: In any game, you do the things you do best and you do them over and over and over.”

George Halas