QUOTES BY DEREK JETER

“You have to look at things objectively and try to understand why things happen.”

“You’re never guaranteed about next year or the year after. So, you have to live in the moment.”

“The thing that I always tell people is ‘don’t be afraid of failure.'”

“I think the way people live their lives and conduct their business represents who they are. My father’s always been my role model.”

“I’m a firm believer in trying to live in the moment.”

“I try to be the same person I was yesterday, today that I’ll be tomorrow.”

“There may be people who have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do – and I believe that.”

“You can’t control what your reputation is, you can only control what you do.”

“I think it’s important to have fun and enjoy the moment.”

“I’m fortunate to have a lot of great friends, family, and supporters that I surround myself with and they help keep me grounded.”

“You can’t be complacent because someone is always chasing you.”

“I’ve always been a big believer in living in the moment.”

“It’s not what you achieve, it’s what you overcome. That’s what defines your career.” ALUMNI QUOTES

“Sometimes you need to get hit in the head to realize you’re in a fight.”

“I always kept my focus on what I had to do to become a better player.”

“You have to look at things for what they are, not try to make them more than they are.”

“Leadership is about making things happen that otherwise wouldn’t happen.”

“I believe in hard work, dedication, and being disciplined.”

“I always tried to keep it simple and not overcomplicate things.”

“You can’t change the past, so you might as well make the best of it.”

“I never got too high or too low. I always tried to stay balanced.”

“You have to have a willingness to change things that aren’t working.”

“I tried to have a positive attitude every day and be a good teammate.”

“My job is to help the team win games and championships.”