Sports Life Lesson 7: Be Goal Driven
“Set your goals high, and don’t stop ’till you get there.” – Bo Jackson
Sports are the ultimate tool for teaching someone how to set a goal, work tirelessly until it’s achieved and then set a new, more challenging goal. That’s a nice trait to have as you work to improve yourself year to year both personally and professionally.
Playing sports can and should be about more than just having fun. Through sports, you can learn amazing life lessons and develop valuable personal traits that will translate to success throughout your life, both personally and professionally. Some of the best athletes and coaches of all time have uttered powerful words on the formative powers of sports. Here’s a breakdown of 16 ways some of them have noted how playing sports make people more successful in life.