Josh Irby

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Monday Motivation: Miracle

“Great moments are born from great opportunity.”

In the 1980 Winter Olympics, during the height of the Cold War, the US Men’s Hockey team faced the invincible Soviets in the finals. No one believed they could win. (The Soviets had won gold for the past twenty years) No one believed they belonged in the gold medal round. No one, except for Coach Herb Brooks.

His pre-game speech makes a good pre-week speech for us. What will you make of your opportunities?

From the movie Miracle (2004):


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