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Pelé Quote: “Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.”

Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.

— Pelé



Pelé Quote: “Everything is practice.”

Everything is practice.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “There is always someone out there getting better than you by training harder than you.”

There is always someone out there getting better than you by training harder than you.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.”

The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Success isn’t determined by how many times you win, but by how you play the week after you lose.”

Success isn’t determined by how many times you win, but by how you play the week after you lose.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “A team is not made up of isolated individuals. Always stay in the game. Don’t be passive. Football is a team game. No one plays alone. Success depends on your whole team being a single unit.”

A team is not made up of isolated individuals. Always stay in the game. Don’t be passive. Football is a team game. No one plays alone. Success depends on your whole team being a single unit.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “No individual can win a game by himself.”

No individual can win a game by himself.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Most important is be a good man.”

Most important is be a good man.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Football is the only sport where you put people together, it doesn’t matter if you are rich, or poor, or black, or white. It is one nation. This is the beauty of football.”

Football is the only sport where you put people together, it doesn’t matter if you are rich, or poor, or black, or white. It is one nation. This is the beauty of football.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Great teams are not made up of many well-rounded players. Great teams are made up of a variety of players, each having their own strengths.”

Great teams are not made up of many well-rounded players. Great teams are made up of a variety of players, each having their own strengths.

— Pelé



Pelé Quote: “Everything on earth is a game. A passing thing. We all end up dead. We all end up the same, don’t we?”

Everything on earth is a game. A passing thing. We all end up dead. We all end up the same, don’t we?

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “I played futsal growing up in Baurd. In futsal you need to think quick and play quick so its easier for you when you move to normal football.”

I played futsal growing up in Baurd. In futsal you need to think quick and play quick so its easier for you when you move to normal football.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Football is the best, is the biggest sport in the world.”

Football is the best, is the biggest sport in the world.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “I was born to play football, just like Beethoven was born to write music and Michelangelo was born to paint.”

I was born to play football, just like Beethoven was born to write music and Michelangelo was born to paint.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “I don’t believe there is such a thing as a ‘born’ soccer player. Perhaps you are born with certain skills and talents, but quite frankly it seems impossible to me that one is actually born to be an ace soccer player.”

I don’t believe there is such a thing as a ‘born’ soccer player. Perhaps you are born with certain skills and talents, but quite frankly it seems impossible to me that one is actually born to be an ace soccer player.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “I want to do my best to make the people happy. I play with my heart for the sport.”

I want to do my best to make the people happy. I play with my heart for the sport.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Brazil eats, sleeps and drinks football. It lives football!”

Brazil eats, sleeps and drinks football. It lives football!

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “George Best was the greatest player in the world.”

George Best was the greatest player in the world.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “If I pass away one day, I am happy because I tried to do my best. My sport allowed me to do so much because it’s the biggest sport in the world.”

If I pass away one day, I am happy because I tried to do my best. My sport allowed me to do so much because it’s the biggest sport in the world.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Football is like a religion to me. I worship the ball, and I treat it like a god. Too many players think of a football as something to kick. They should be taught to caress it and to treat it like a precious gem.”

Football is like a religion to me. I worship the ball, and I treat it like a god. Too many players think of a football as something to kick. They should be taught to caress it and to treat it like a precious gem.

— Pelé



Pelé Quote: “Sport is something that is very inspirational for young people.”

Sport is something that is very inspirational for young people.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “A penalty is a cowardly way to score.”

A penalty is a cowardly way to score.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “You must respect people and work hard to be in shape. And I used to train very hard. When the others players went to the beach after training, I was there kicking the ball.”

You must respect people and work hard to be in shape. And I used to train very hard. When the others players went to the beach after training, I was there kicking the ball.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “The head talks to the heart and the heart talks to the feet.”

The head talks to the heart and the heart talks to the feet.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “If you don’t give education to people, it is easy to manipulate them.”

If you don’t give education to people, it is easy to manipulate them.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “I don’t think I’m a very good businessman. I act too much with my heart.”

I don’t think I’m a very good businessman. I act too much with my heart.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “When you control the ball you control the score.”

When you control the ball you control the score.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “The level of football in England is the top. English football is the leader in the world.”

The level of football in England is the top. English football is the leader in the world.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “I sometimes lie awake at night and wonder why I am still so popular and, to be honest, I don’t know.”

I sometimes lie awake at night and wonder why I am still so popular and, to be honest, I don’t know.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “When football stars disappear, so do the teams, and that is a very curious phenomenon. It is like in the theatre, in a play, where there is a great star. If the star is not well, the whole cast suffers.”

When football stars disappear, so do the teams, and that is a very curious phenomenon. It is like in the theatre, in a play, where there is a great star. If the star is not well, the whole cast suffers.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “The bicycle kick is not easy to do.”

The bicycle kick is not easy to do.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Of course, my father was a soccer player. He used to play very good. Then, when I was young, eight or nine years old, ten years old, I just want to be like my father.”

Of course, my father was a soccer player. He used to play very good. Then, when I was young, eight or nine years old, ten years old, I just want to be like my father.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “The biggest family in the world is football, because football has more associate – and FIFA, for example – has more associates than UNESCO.”

The biggest family in the world is football, because football has more associate – and FIFA, for example – has more associates than UNESCO.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pele. I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.”

Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pele. I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Enthusiasm is everything. It must...”

Enthusiasm is everything. It must...

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Considerable research on successful soccer players and their developmental history, affirms that a good percentage of them have spent time in isolation, working on soccer skills.”

Considerable research on successful soccer players and their developmental history, affirms that a good percentage of them have spent time in isolation, working on soccer skills.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “No doubt, I am earning more money with my endorsements than I ever earned playing soccer.”

No doubt, I am earning more money with my endorsements than I ever earned playing soccer.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Everyone talks about the forwards, the players when they are scoring goals. But sometimes I look for the complete player not just the players who score but those who can pass.”

Everyone talks about the forwards, the players when they are scoring goals. But sometimes I look for the complete player not just the players who score but those who can pass.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Always when I come to the field, I try to do my best for other people.”

Always when I come to the field, I try to do my best for other people.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “If you ever want to be a decent player, you have to be able to use both feet without stopping to think about it.”

If you ever want to be a decent player, you have to be able to use both feet without stopping to think about it.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “People always ask me: ‘When is the new Pele going to be born?’ Never. My father and mother have closed the factory.”

People always ask me: ‘When is the new Pele going to be born?’ Never. My father and mother have closed the factory.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Wherever you go, there are three icons that everyone knows: Jesus Christ, Pele and Coca-Cola.”

Wherever you go, there are three icons that everyone knows: Jesus Christ, Pele and Coca-Cola.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “The first World Cup I remember was in the 1950 when I was 9 or 10 years old. My father was a soccer player, and there was a big party, and when Brazil lost to Uruguay, I saw my father crying.”

The first World Cup I remember was in the 1950 when I was 9 or 10 years old. My father was a soccer player, and there was a big party, and when Brazil lost to Uruguay, I saw my father crying.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “When I was playing, they said soccer was a man’s world and women should remain on the sidelines, all I can say is I’m glad I never had to go up against Mia Hamm.”

When I was playing, they said soccer was a man’s world and women should remain on the sidelines, all I can say is I’m glad I never had to go up against Mia Hamm.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “We’re not great friends, but I admire him. If he thinks he’s the best player of the century, that’s his problem.”

We’re not great friends, but I admire him. If he thinks he’s the best player of the century, that’s his problem.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “When you play against dirty players or very tough players, it’s easy to escape because you know what they’re going to do. But when the player is tough but intelligent, it’s much more difficult.”

When you play against dirty players or very tough players, it’s easy to escape because you know what they’re going to do. But when the player is tough but intelligent, it’s much more difficult.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Brazil, always they buy from the United States. The first who was sell to the United States was football.”

Brazil, always they buy from the United States. The first who was sell to the United States was football.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “The World Cup is a very complicated tournament – six games, seven if you make it to the final – and maybe if you lose one game you’re out, even if you’re the best.”

The World Cup is a very complicated tournament – six games, seven if you make it to the final – and maybe if you lose one game you’re out, even if you’re the best.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “It was with a homosexual, I was barely 14 years old. But let’s be fair, I wasn’t the only one who did it. He was a man in Bauru that all our team visited.”

It was with a homosexual, I was barely 14 years old. But let’s be fair, I wasn’t the only one who did it. He was a man in Bauru that all our team visited.

— Pelé


Pelé Quote: “Nelson Mandela was one of the most influential people in my life. He was my hero, my friend, and also a companion to me in our fight for the people and for world peace. Let us all continue his legacy with purpose and passion.”

Nelson Mandela was one of the most influential people in my life. He was my hero, my friend, and also a companion to me in our fight for the people and for world peace. Let us all continue his legacy with purpose and passion.

— Pelé

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