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10 Inspirational Quotes from the World’s Greatest Soccer Players

Updated: Dec 28, 2020


Three Nike soccer balls on a grass field

We all need some inspiration from time to time.


In this post, I’ll share 10 inspirational quotes from some of the greatest soccer players of all-time.

Check them out below!


10 Inspirational Quotes


1. “I start early and I stay late, day after day, year after year. It took me 17 years and 114 days to become an overnight success.” – Lionel Messi


2. “Dreams are not what you see in your sleep, dreams are things which do not let you sleep.” – Cristiano Ronaldo


3. “If you are determined and confident, there is nothing in this great existence that can stop you from achieving what you want.” – Zinedine Zidane



4. “The secret is to believe in your dreams; in your potential that you can be like your star, keep searching, keep believing and don’t lose faith in yourself.” – Neymar


5. “I have the chance to do for a living what I like the most in life, and that’s playing football. I can make people happy and enjoy myself at the same time.” – Ronaldihno




6. “Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele


7. “I always have a football handy at home, and I'll play with it. Sometimes it'll get on my wife's nerves. But the moment I've got a ball at my feet, I'm happy.” – Thierry Henry



8. “Money is not a motivating factor…My motivation comes from playing the game I love. If I wasn’t paid to be a professional footballer, I would willingly play for nothing.” – Lionel Messi


9. “I have always believed that if you want to achieve anything special in life you have to work, work, and then work some more.” – David Beckham


10. “You can learn more from the lows than the highs. The highs are great but the lows make you really look at things in a different way and want to improve. Every player will have both in their careers and I have, but what you get is that experience which is so important to perform at your best.” – Wayne Rooney

Summary


I hope you enjoyed these quotes.


Best of luck in your training!


What's your favorite quote? Leave a comment!

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