i T e a c h B a s k e t b a l l
"Being a good example is a powerful teaching device."
No written word
nor spoken plea
Can teach our youth
what they should be.
Nor all the books
on all the shelves
It's what the teachers
"I think that's it.
Those teachers and coaches are the mothers and fathers,
and their most powerful tool is love."
Coach John Wooden.
Coach John Wooden was named The Greatest Coach Ever by Sporting News and Coach of the Century by ESPN. He won 10 NCAA championships as head coach of men's basketball at UCLA.
Since then, his wisdom has reinforced his status as a modern-day legend.
His memorable mottos, unforgettable turns of phrase and timeless, sage advice have enriched countless lives.