Quotes from Lou Holtz. Who is Lou Holtz?

So, earlier today I read this quote of Lou Holtz:
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.

It moved me to the point that I wanted to read some more Lou Holtz Quotes and here are others that stood out to me as I read them:
Do right. Do your best. Treat others as you want to be treated.
Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I’ll show you someone who has overcome adversity.
The problem with having a sense of humor is often that people you use it on aren’t in a very good mood.
You’ll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.

I read all those quotes from the website Brainy Quote. If you want, you may click directly over to read the complete listing of Lou Holtz Quotes. (Hey, that rhymes. Cool!)

So, you may ask: Who is Lou Holtz?

From Wikipedia, we read:
Louis Leo “Lou” Holtz (born January 6, 1937) is a retired American football coach, and active sportscaster, author, and motivational speaker. He served as the head football coach at The College of William & Mary (1969–1971), North Carolina State University (1972–1975), the University of Arkansas (1977–1983), the University of Minnesota (1984–1985), the University of Notre Dame (1986–1996), and University of South Carolina (1999–2004), compiling a career record of 249–132–7. Holtz’s 1988 Notre Dame team went 12–0 with a victory in the Fiesta Bowl and was the consensus national champion. Holtz is the only college football coach to lead six different programs to bowl games and the only coach to guide four different programs to the final top 20 rankings. Holtz also coached the New York Jets of the NFL during the 1976 season.
Click on over to read the entire Lou Holtz Wikipedia article.

For more about Lou Holtz, visit the following web pages:
IrishLegends/TheLouHoltzBear/Lou’s Bio


About Roland Louis Hansen

I have been: an organization development consultant; a college-level instructor of political science, psychology, and sociology; a public administrator; a social worker; an elected official; a political operative; a community activist; a union official; a shoe salesman and manager, a factory worker; a fast food restaurant employee; and, a custodian.
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