"The winner is simply someone who gets up one more time than they fall over."
Robin Sieger, British business executive and author
Source: Natural Born Winners (1999)
"The best way to win an argument is to begin by being right."
Jill Ruckelshaus (1937–), US public official
Source: Quoted in Words of Women: Quotations for Success (1997)
"Winning is everything. The only ones who remember you when you come second are your wife and your dog."
Damon Hill (1960–), British Formula 1 motor racing driver
Source: Sunday Times (London) (December 1994)
"One of the things I learned long ago about auctions was that it's not about ego or talent. It's simply about raising your hand for the next bid. They won. We lost. Next."
Barry Diller (1942–), US media mogul
Source: BusinessWeek (1994)
"Everyone is a potential winner. Some people are disguised as losers, don't let their appearances fool you."
Kenneth Blanchard (1939–), US management theorist and author
Source: The One Minute Manager (1993)
"He who owns the most when he dies, wins."
Ivan Boesky (1937–), US financier convicted of insider dealing in 1987
Source: The Times (London) (November 20, 1986)
"Winners are people who have fun—and produce results as a result of their zest."
Tom Peters (1942–), US management consultant and author
Source: A Passion for Excellence (cowritten with Nancy Austin, 1985)
"He who does not hope to win has already lost."
José Joaquín Olmedo (1780–1847), Ecuadorean poet and politician
Source: Quoted in Reader's Digest (June 1968)
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