Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar is a man of many facets. You saw him hitting lofted shots down the ground, you saw him hitting those glorious flick shots on leg side, but what remains oblivious to fans is the fact that he is a thoughtful individual underneath.
Sachin Tendulkar has accomplished almost all big batting records in his name, but the world rarely came across his philosophy of life.
Here are the top 5 classy quotes from the god of Cricket that will help you become more successful in life.
5) “The only thing that was on my mind was, ‘I want to play for India one day,’ and I was pretty sure and confident that one day I will !
Master Blaster always dreamed to represent team India at international matches since his childhood. Eventually his wish was fulfilled in 1989 in a test series against Pakistan when he was just 16. Similarly, you must believe in and stay confident of your skills and capabilities.
4) “Critics haven’t taught me my cricket, and they don’t know what my body and mind are up to !
The period 2005-2006 was one of most difficult phases of Sachin Tendulkar’s life. He managed a meager ODI average of 27 in 2005 and paltry test average of 24 in 2006. Critics often referred to him as Endulkar but he didn’t give up and came back strongly in the later years. We must stay focused at what we do than listening to critics.
3) “I have never tried to compare myself to anyone else !
Sachin played his natural game without imitating anyone else throughout his life. Be it glorious straight drive or the upper cut, Tedulkar invented all those shots as per the requirement of the game. He never believes in comparison and played Cricket for the sheer love of it. Your biggest competitor is you – yourself, so keep doing better and better in your life.
2) “Don’t stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true !
Amidst gloomy pictures of poverty, conflicts and misery across the world, this quote from Sachin Tendulkar brings solace to our hearts that dreams do get fulfilled. So we must keep the elements of hope and optimism alive in our hearts.
1) “When people throw stones at you, you turn them into milestones !
No matter how excellently you perform in life, but critics will always try to demean your achievement. You must take each criticism positively and only work towards bettering yourself without letting yourself down.