If there are two things we can always rely on from athletes, it's that they say some seriously idiotic things and, every now and then, they drop some truly motivational gems (hey, that's still a step above Kim Kardashian). After all, strip away the trophies, medals, Super Bowl rings, enormous paychecks and egos to match, and being a professional athletes tests a person's endurance, perseverance and mental fortitude in its rawest form. So, for every Yogi Berra, "We made too many wrong mistakes," quote, there's a Lou Gehrig moving a crowd to tears proclaiming, "I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the Earth." Get all the inspiring quotes >>
Get over your midweek hump with these motivational gems.