Explore these volleyball quotes about pushing yourself to play at your own highest level, even exceeding it.
It is great to have a desire to win, but even more
important is to be the best you can be. Some people might consider it
undermining yourself, but when you think about it more carefully it
really is not.
Even if somebody’s goal is to be the World Champion and beat all the opponents, her goal can still be “Be The Best You Can Be”. By any means, it does not take away the goal to be the best in the world.
Having “being the best you can be” on your mind
will keep pushing you to perform at the highest level, even exceeding
your limits, all the times in practice and games. It will also help you
to have positive attitude when facing challenges and adversity, since
you did you best.
A competitor should not like losing, but they can be satisfied when they were the best they can be.
With mental training it is possible to prepare athlete to be more consistent and perform at the best possible level. To learn how the mind works in mental training, click the link below.
Volleyball Sayings about Mental Training
"You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself, your own highest standards, and when you reach your limits, that is real joy." -- Arthur Ashe
"Every game is an opportunity to measure yourself against your own potential." -- Bud Wilkinson
"I count him braver who
overcomes his desires than
him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self." --