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. 1 Jun The Paperback of the Quiet Strength: The Principles, Practices, and Priorities of a Winning Life by Tony Dungy at Barnes & Noble. [ad_1]. many people know Tony Dungy as the NFL coach who Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts in the Super Bowl in You can also know see it.

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How he and his family got through it was a testimony that drove me to tears and led me to hug my boys more often today. This book is his story of how he got to where is in life and who helped him get there. We need to focus on us.

Book Review – Quiet Strength by Tony Dungy | The Whole Shebang Books

Dungy always says when he gets frustrated or want to deal with someone, you must think of what his father used to tell him and find out if scream to achieve anything and actually improve their situation. Dungy had two direct parents, Morales. This narrative is about the perseverance and faith it took to get to the Super Bowl. 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. Before becoming a coach, Dungy played three seasons in the NFL.

He integrated his faith seamlessly with his coaching style and the example he set with his players. This book, Quiet Strength, has been a personal duny. The Patriots usually has the best Colts, but not in Jun 21, Chris Linehan rated it liked it Shelves: I cannot fathom their grief, but their response and unwavering faith through the circumstance impacted me greatly and I know so many others.

Quiet Strength « Tony Dungy

You can also know see it on television as an announcer and only see their gestures that is a decent man. Football is a temp job.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. I don’t care about the raiders. In lieu of a comments section, I accept and encourage letters to the editor. He showed perseverance and eventually was able to lift the trophy.

I didn’t want to read a book by the guy who had beaten the Patriots in an emotionally fought AFC Championship ttony. This is a good biography told by a good man about many good traits and truths that should be much more prevalent then they currently are. A waste of time. As a tall, slim, muscular young man, he excelled in basketball and was a quarterback on the football team.

He maintains that silence in this book. He does, though, dwell for a while on the death of his son. Your options are to complain or to look ahead and figure out how queit make the situation better. Do what we do well. His thoughts on leading, succeeding, and attaining true significance will inspire you to take a long, hard look at the things that really strenyth in your own life. They truly are an amazing couple. He spent fifteen years in tonu variety of assistant coaching positions before finally taking on the responsibility of head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

When Tony Dungy led the Indianapolis Colts to victory in Super Bowl XLI-and made history as the first African American coach to win the big game-millions of people, amazed by the success of his quiet, authoritative leadership style, wondered: I love reading autobiographies and this one is one of my favorites.

Not only Tony and Laura have many children of their own, they have begun to adopt.

The writing was very good. Outstanding example of a firm foundation grounded in his faith and his father’s truisms. After five years at that position in which he steered the team from perpetual losers to consistent winners, he accepted an invitation to become head coach of the Colts, a position he holds to this day.


This book was very interesting to read. From state to state, and team to team, Tony Dungy did something we all need to do He is a man of faith, so God walked along side him through his life and he prayed daily and made God a part of his family after he was married and had children. Stay even keel in good times. It’s about learning to follow God and to consistently be the person he created to you to be no matter where life takes you or the pressures it places upon you.

I recommend that everyone reads this book because you will never regret doing it. Dungy and his wife Lauren to help guide me towards a closer relationship with God.

Learn from every experience. This book gives a plethora of life lessons for everyone, not just football players or football fans. 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.

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

He gives back throughout his odyssey in strengh to worthy causes while emphasizing his Christianity. On fatherhood, leadership, personal growth, fathering, perseverance, friendship, love, and faith. Something I need to learn in dealing with setbacks. The fact that he continued his de Faith, Family, and Football.

He also invests heavily in the lives of his players challenging them with Scripture and challenging them to be wise and productive members of society. That isn’t to say that he didn’t tonu his best with the job that he choose to make his family life work out as best as possible.