Who on Earth is Pelé?

One of the best Brazilian soccer players of all time.

Quotes by Pelé

“A penalty is a cowardly way to score.”

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“Considerable research on successful soccer players and their developmental history, affirms that a good percentage of them have spent time in isolation, working on soccer skills.”

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“Everything is practice.”

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“Everything on earth is a game. A passing thing. We all end up dead. We all end up the same, don't we?”

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“If you are first you are first. If you are second, you are nothing.”

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“If you don't give education to people, it is easy to manipulate them.”

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“People argue between Pele or Maradona. Di Stéfano is the best, much more complete.”

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“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.”

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“Success isn't determined by how many times you win, but by how you play the week after you lose.”

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“The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.”

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“There is always someone out there getting better than you by training harder than you.”

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