Tony Dungy’s words and example have intrigued millions of people, particularly following his victory in Super Bowl XLI, the first for an African American coach. 1 Jun The Paperback of the Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, and Priorities of a Winning Life by Tony Dungy at Barnes & Noble. [ad_1]. many people know Tony Dungy as the NFL coach who Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts in the Super Bowl in You can also know see it.

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This is my favorite quote: He showed perseverance and eventually was able to lift the trophy. See 2 questions about Quiet Strength….

Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices & Priorities of a Winning Life by Tony Dungy

Really, as Tony points out, success is about doing the small things better more consistently than anyone else. I have never before read a book that has given me more incouragement and has shown me more life lessons then this book has. I pray my own book could one day have that kind of effect on others.

As a tall, slim, muscular young man, he excelled in basketball and was a quarterback on the football team. While so many athletes claim to be Christians, few appear to show that faith and express that faith as clearly and biblically as Dungy.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. While playing professional football, he knew that his days in the NFL were limited, and it is necessary to think about other work that could carry out once they end their days playing.

Strengtu I got into it, I was hooked and continued happily sungy knowing I would have to read about the aforementioned AFC Championship game. I felt like it validated and help me keep my perspective on a lot of items as a leader. It really inspires me to fi This book was very interesting to read. Dungy ended up bringing his team to the NFC Championship several years in a row, but could never reach the big game.


Very difficult to do. He was honest with his strengthh and how he saw God at work in his life through those times, and he praised God for the rich blessings that rained down in the good times. He integrated his faith seamlessly with his coaching style and the example he set with his players.

That came as a shock to me and it almost made me feel guilty for despising his team. Dungy’s too because they were similar. Have I mentioned I want to be his friend? Your options are to complain or to look ahead and figure out how to make the situation better. Doesn’t matter how you win play to your strengths – attention to strengtn. If there was ever any one person who you would want saying there were more important things than football – even if they told you that in the middle of the darn Super Bowl – it would have to be Coach Tony Dungy.

I will be definitely be seeking out more books by Mr. What do potential readers need to know most about the topic?

If you would like to write a letter to the editor, you can do so here. This narrative is about the perseverance and faith it took to get to the Super Bowl.

And when did I start getting teary-eyed? Values are the same win or lose. However, the Steelers eventually gave him a chance and signed him as a free agent to play in their defensive backfield.


In fact it was so good that he went to play football at the University of Minnesota. Since I read this one and Uncommon: He does, though, dwell for a while on the death of his son. I loved the way he presented ton and the team. Two of my favorite celebrities…how do I get into that friendship circle?? This includes the work of the Church, from charities with his wife, Lauren and running all Pro Dad. Prior to my switching of genres I was primarily a reader of non fiction books.

Dungy did most of his time in the Steelers organization. Dungy won almost all the regular season games, beat everyone in the playoffs and then destroyed the Bears Chicago of the NFL Super Bowl. He shares much of himself throughout the book, a brave and candid thing.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This book, Quiet Strengyh, has been a personal favorite. I felt he conveyed his message and approach to all audiences, whether Christianity is a part of your life, or not, or becoming a part of it. Quiet Strength is about so much more than football.

Book Review – Quiet Strength by Tony Dungy

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Something I need to learn in dealing with setbacks. Jan 20, Marcie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Dungy played a solid four-year golden moles and thought that had a solid chance to play in the NFL.