Nine lessons I learned from my father /

Gordie Howe may have been the greatest player in the history of hockey, but greatness was never defined by goals or assists in the Howe household. Greatness meant being the best person you could be, not the best player on the ice. Unlike his two brothers, Murray Howe failed in his attempt to follow...

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Main Author: Howe, Murray (Author)
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Language:English
Published: Toronto, Ontario : Viking Canada, 2017.
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520 |a Gordie Howe may have been the greatest player in the history of hockey, but greatness was never defined by goals or assists in the Howe household. Greatness meant being the best person you could be, not the best player on the ice. Unlike his two brothers, Murray Howe failed in his attempt to follow in his father's footsteps to become a professional athlete. Yet his failure brought him to the realization that his dream wasn't really to be a pro hockey player. His dream was to be his father. To be amazing at something, but humble and gracious. To be courageous, and stand up for the little guy. To be a hero. You don't need to be a hockey player to do that. What he learned was that it was a waste of time wishing you were like someone else. 
505 0 |a Live honorably -- Live generously -- Play hard, but have fun -- Patience, patience, patience -- Live selflessly -- Be humble -- Be tough -- Stay positive -- Friends and family are like gold--treasure them. 
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