“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take – Wayne Gretzky – Michael Scott” – The Campus Activities Board.
Michael Scott quotes himself quoting Wayne Gretzky (season five, episode 23: ” Michael Scott Paper Company “).
The problem with that was summed up brilliantly by hockey Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky: ” You miss 100 % of the shots you don’t take .” In other words, you can ‘t succeed unless you try. And that means you have to take action.
I totally get it, Dion. It’s like that other famous quote from either Wayne Gretzky and/or Michael Jordan : “ You miss 100 percent of the wait what were we talking about again?” Actually, “ You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take” might have been the quote he was thinking of.
Michael Jordan was the one who made the quote famous, “ You miss 100 % of the shots you don’t take.” I wonder if that philosophy was rooted in him very early on in life when he realized how painful it was not to try and risk failing?
Next came the pros. Rather than wait three seasons in the OHA before he became NHL-eligible, a seventeen-year-old Gretzky signed with the Indianapolis Racers of the WHA in the fall of 1978.
Michael . Michael despises Toby because, according to Michael , his job is to “make the office fun, while [ Toby’s ] job is to make the office lame.” Michael’s often-successful self-delusions that he is the life of the party frequently have a light shined on them by Toby’s interactions with him.
Michael Scott : Would I rather be feared or loved ? Easy. Both. I want people to be afraid of how much they love me.
The official story at the time of Carell’s exit from The Office was that he wanted to spend more time with his wife and children. He didn’t speak much about it directly, simply saying in a 2010 interview with Us Weekly that Season 7 would be his last, as his contract was ending.
“ Why would I think about missing a shot I haven’t taken ?” Known for his late-game heroics, Jordan revealed some of his mentality in those clutch situations and why, more often than not, it ended in glory for him.
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“I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.”
These players missed the most shots in NBA history. Kobe Bryant — 14,481 Missed Shots. John Havlicek — 13,417 Missed Shots. Elvin Hayes — 13,296 Missed Shots. Karl Malone — 12,682 Missed Shots. Dirk Nowitzki — 12,565 Missed Shots. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar — 12,470 Missed Shots. Michael Jordan — 12,345 Missed Shots.
Here’s our list of the 10 best NHL players of all time. Wayne Gretzky (Center) Gordie Howe (Right Wing) Bobby Orr (Defenseman) Bobby Hull (Left Wing) Maurice Richard (Right Wing) Mario Lemieux (Center) Jean Beliveau (Center) Mark Messier (Wing/Center)