Coach John Wooden's 7-point creed

Coach John Wooden was known for reciting a seven-point creed for life he said he received from his father.
 
The points:
Be true to yourself.
 
Make each day your masterpiece.
 
Help others.
 
Drink deeply from good books, especially the Bible.
 
Make friendship a fine art.
 
Build a shelter against a rainy day.
 
Pray for guidance and give thanks for your blessings every day.

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