motivated and have a mission with realistic and measurable goals.
complete responsibility for everything I think, say, feel, and do.
I look for
the window of opportunity in every situation and know that I will learn
from every experience if I choose.
help others to do their best, and I encourage everyone to contribute
I correct my
course when I reach an obstacle. This way, when things go wrong, I am
still headed in the right direction.
I expect and
appreciate change. It does not overwhelm me because I am prepared.
I stand up
for my own opinions and values and respect others.
I am able to
manage myself. I do not require instruction every step of the way.
I am not
afraid of making mistakes or of taking reasonable risks.
I am my own
coach. I engage in positive self-talk and rehearsal.
I am a
life-long student. I am always ready to learn, and I know growth takes
myself well and still expect to find hidden talents, resources, strengths,
weaknesses, energy, and interests.
reality both pleasant and painful.
I engage in
self-confrontation and do not blame others.
forgive others and myself and correct mistakes when possible.
patient, kind, gentle, and compassionate with myself.
I have no
need to prove I am better or worse than anybody else.
teaches me to solve problems and love my personal battle to overcome my
me discover how I can apply what I learn on the court to every aspect of
I am a great
competitor and my positive example is the path I leave for others to