Winning Words 3/26/13
“Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.” (Aesop) The Madness continues, and we will have to wait until April 8, to find out who can sing with Queen, “We are the Champions.” But who are the champions? Sportswriter Grantland Rice put it best: “When the One Great Scorer comes to write against your name, He writes—not that you won or lost—but how you played the game.” Who’s your pick? ;-) Jack
FROM DR J IN OHIO: Are you cheering for the buckeyes?////JACK: Right now I'm concentrating on how the Wolverine can beat the Jayhawks. Is OSU still in the tournament?
FROM PL IN MICHIGAN: Wow..Had to figure this one out, Jack..pretty deep!////JACK: The message is simple. Be content. You don't have win every "game" every time.
FROM OUTHOUSE JUDY: This should be on the score boards of every sports arena! It is a sport and not a life or death experience as in the Roman arenas. We do love our teams though don't we? PS I have been in Canada on one of Gary's business trips with him. The Figure Skating competition was one week too early for me as I would have loved to sat in that ice arena and cheered for the USA.////JACK: Figure skating is one sport when winning or losing is beyond the skater's control.
FROM YOOPER FLICKA: Sooooooooooo True !!! ////JACK: That must mean that you agree.
FROM TAMPA SHIRL: Florida Gulf Coast////JACK: Does Cinderella's coach turn back into a pumpkin?