Ray Lewis quotes

Who is Ray Lewis?

Raymond Anthony Lewis Jr. is an American former professional football player.

Ray Lewis quotes

“Adversity defines true character.”

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“Before anything great is really achieved, your comfort zone must be disturbed.”

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“Do whatever you gotta do to chase your legacy every second of your life.”

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“Don't let your alarm clock, be the only reason you wake up.”

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“Don’t waste talent. No matter what you do, don’t waste talent.”

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“Effort is between you, and you, and nobody else.”

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“Every day of my life, I'm trying to find a different way to get better.”

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“Everything I got, I'm willing to sacrifice.”

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“Greatness is a lot of small things done well. Day after day, workout after workout, obedience after obedience, day after day.”

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“I didn't like where I once was, so I promised myself I wouldn't be back there.”

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“I don't know a man on this Earth who can outwork me.”

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“I don't want to be liked. I want to be respected. Because if you like me you can throw me away too quick. If you respect me, you may not even like what I was wearing, but you'll say, "I respect that.”

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“I fight for the man next to me. It don't matter about me, what matters about me is sacrificing for you; for the ultimate goal which is us.”

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“I have so much respect for people that are my elders. You aren't going to hear me cursing around people that are 60 and 70 years old.”

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“I prepare so no one can take what is mine, no one can replace my mind, my heart.”

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“I wasn't the biggest, the fastest, the strongest, and then I bought into something called work ethic.”

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“I've got kids that are always watching and I taught them to always finish something you started.”

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“If there's something in your life that you know needs changing, make sure you change it before God's got to change it. Because if God's got to change it, you ain't going to like it.”

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“If tomorrow wasn’t promised, what would you give for today?”

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“If you want to get something done, there is always an alternate route other than cursing somebody and belittling them. There's always an alternate route. If you want to get any message across. Everybody has an opinion, and everybody has their own way of doing things, but the bottom line is that when you affect someone else, you should pay closer attention to how you treat people.”

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“Let your name be worth more than your bank account.”

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“Never be comfortable... with just good enough.”

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“No matter the circumstances that you may be going through, just push through it.”

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“Pain is only temporary, no matter how long it lasts.”

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“The game will fade one day. I realize that success is one thing; impact is another. I live to impact people.”

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“The hardest thing to do is work hard when no one is watching.”

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“The only thing that follows work is results.”

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“The only way to defeat pain is to recognize pain exists.”

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“To be the best and stay there, sweat is necessary.”

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“We get one opportunity in life, one chance at life to do whatever you're going to do, and lay your foundation and make whatever mark you're going to make. Whatever legacy you're going to leave; leave your legacy!”

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“What makes you grind? You have to always be chasing something.”

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“Whatever you want to do, go do it.”

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“When something goes wrong, smile, cause there's always a next play.”

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“When you see tears in my eyes, you see it's not about the wins or the losses, It's about the opportunity.”

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“When you try to help people become a better person, you're going to have to find out what's really going in their world.”

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“Wins and losses come a dime a dozen. But effort? Nobody can judge effort. Effort is between you and you. Effort ain't got nothing to do with nobody else.”

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“You can't take no breaks.”

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“You don't have to win it, just don't lose it.”

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“You have to be honest about who you are.”

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