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However, you can always control your attitude, rungy, and response. It’s business and what you’re meant to do. However, he has always found time to do works of charity.

He does win a Super Bowl–the first African American coach to accomplish that. How is it possible for a coach–especially a football coach–to win the respect of his players and lead them to the Super Bowl without the screaming histrionics, the profanities, the demand that the sport come befo 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.

He has sought to shelter his family, allowing his children to live as normal a family as possible despite growing up the children of an NFL coach. From state to state, and team dujgy team, Tony Dungy did something we all need to do His strength, especially in the face of tragedy and professional frustrations is truly amazing.

He did it well, by not saying why 9if they knew but how to heal and help other who have gone through the same ordeal. Includes a foreword by Denzel Washington and a page color photo insert.


The Patriots usually has the best Colts, but not in Quiet Strength opened my eyes to what a man of faith, character, and perseverance he is. Since accepting the strengtn he has led the Colts to become one of the most dominating teams in the league.

Book Review – Quiet Strength by Tony Dungy

You are not what happens. On hard work, ethics, honesty, understanding, encouragement, and belief. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. His first head coaching job came after several years of being a coach Coordinator and Assistant.

Dungy studies his way through the Bible once every year, doing so with some of his colleagues, and this attention to Scripture is evident in what he writes.

It is very much worth the time to read! This narrative is about the perseverance and faith it took to get to the Super Bowl. When you lose the nay Sayers become more vocal.

The fact that he continued his de Tonny, Family, and Football.

Tony Dungy – Quiet Strength – Tim Challies

You May Also Like. Being stubborn is a virtue when you’re right but a flaw when wrong. Sep 15, Tess Mertens-Johnson rated it really liked it. He is a great teacher. This is a fascinating memoir and duny I enjoyed from cover to cover. Though Dungy refuses to lose his faith in God from such personal tragedy, and he realizes pain is a part of life, a great teacher too.

Because I have a certain disdain for the Indianapolis Colts that I can’t quite explain, I was reluctant to pick it up and give it a try. I appreciated Tony’s approach of not being in your face with biblical “Fire and Brimstone”.


Quotes from Quiet Strength: He gives back throughout his odyssey in sports to worthy causes while emphasizing his Christianity. As a tall, slim, muscular young man, he excelled in basketball and was a quarterback on the football team. So rejoice, sporting fans, who were weary of reading a book they duungy would just be about religion!

I watched Dungy coach Indy on tv for years. May 04, Mackayla rated it it was amazing.

Colts owner told him rungy recently fired its coach and knew that Tony would be the perfect fit for the position of head coach in Indianapolis. Dungy ended up bringing his team to the NFC Championship several years in a row, but could never reach the big game.

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

In the forward, page x. This is my favorite quote: God has already picked your toby you must prepare and do your best. Dungy allows us into his thought process and purpose driven life to make an impact with people both on and off the field of competition. Prevalent, expected, demanded – of ourselves and each other.

I had not known this about him, even though it happened before he strengtth the Super Bowl. Oct 24, John Easton rated it really liked it.