Coach Cornell

Andy Cornell is the resident "Coach" on Artificial Turf. He played football and ran track at both Englewood High School and Colorado College. Following his "storied" athletic career Andy has coached high school football and track. In addition to coaching, Andy is a successful businessman and is always looking for sharp, motivated people who would like to make additional income. Contact Andy at
As a Coach/Businessman/Teacher/Mentor, Andy is big on MOTIVATION! Here are some motivational quotes that may suit you and get you fired up. Then again, they may not.

Coach Cornell's Motivational Quotes.....

 Coach Cornell says, "Read these quotes and learn!"

"Big Time is where you are at"... Joe Glenn, South Dakota Head Coach Football Wyoming ---as said on Artificial Turf June 18, 2006. 
  < Coach Glenn

"Champions have an immense capacity for sustained concentration."Unknown (Possibly Coach Cornell who has been know for great quotes)


"The Tragedy of life is not that man loses, it that he almost won"...Unknown


"If you believe then unbelievable things can sometimes be possible"...Tim Tebow

"Everyman dies, but not every man lives"...Emerson


"Weird, Rich....Normal, Poor"...Shane Rudman

"Coach Cornell, I'd love to be successful, but quite frankly I'm booked"...Average people with average goals, and no plan for success.
  < Average guy.

"To do anything great in life it takes courage. There are two kinds of courage in the world. EN-courage and DIS-courage. I would strongly suggest you surround yourself with people who will encourage you rather than discourage you"....... Mark Marchesani
 < Mark is the one on the right!

"Comfort is the enemy of achievement"...Bill Orender

"You either sacrifice today or tomorrow"......Bear Bryant


"Pain is required to win Big"......Dan Defao

"Girly tough ain't tough enough"....Clint Eastwood (Movie: "Million Dollar Baby" 2004)

"Pain is weakness leaving the body"...Unknown

"Money, tickets, speech, an old joke from my days with Lyndon"... Colonel Frank Slade

"It's true, money can't buy you happiness. But neither can poverty." .....Mark Marchesani

 "Money can't solve all your problems. But it can solve your money problems which is the problem for most people anyway." .....Mark Marchesani

"You can't win the Kentucky Derby on a donkey." .....Mark Marchesani 

 < Unlikely to win the Kentucky Derby.

"It's easier to be skeptical than successful."...Mark Marchesani

"Do you want to help the poor? Great. Don't become one of them."...Mark Marchesani

"Difficulties in life are intended to make us better, not bitter."... Former Broncos Head Coach Dan Reeves

"The best and fastest way to learn a sport is to watch and imitate a champion." Skier Jean Claude Killy

"Don't be boring"...... Frank Dillon

"Excuses are like poems. They're for sissies and no one wants to hear 'em."...Ron Stilanovich

"You can motivate players better with kind words than you can with a whip."...
Bud Wilkinson

"The strength of the group is the strength of the leaders."...Vince Lombardi
< "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing! How come you didn't quote that one Cornell?...V.L.

"The Thirst of the Human Spirit Will Never be Quenched by Mediocrity"...Army Veteran Brian Fleming

"There's only one thing standing in the way of your success --- inactivity."... Radio Host and Entrepreneur Tom Moller.

"Quitters quit. That's what they do. Why do they quit? I don't know and I don't want to know. I don't want to think like them and I don't want to be like them."...Coach Cornell.



"My dad finally took me to a Rockies game and it's about freaking time!"... Braden.