“For when the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, He writes not that you won or lost, but how you played the game!” – Grantland Rice

For when the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, He writes not that you won or lost, but how you played the game! - Grantland Rice

“For when the One Great Scorer

comes to mark against your name,

He writes not that you won or lost,

but how you played the game!”

– Grantland Rice

Comments 4

  1. Rice got it nearly right but goes wrong at the end. Here’s how it should be:

    For when the One Great Scorer comes
    to mark against your name,
    He writes – not that you won or lost-
    but how you laid the blame.

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