"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

are themselves.

 

Unknown.

 

"I think that's it.

Those teachers and coaches are the mothers and fathers,

and their most powerful tool is love."

Coach John Wooden.

 

Selected reading:

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.