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  •  That is the literal translation, (6+ / 0-)
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    quaoar, RF, NCJan, AreDeutz, elwior, micha1976

    but the contextual translation is "The end of one game is merely the beginning of the next." Herberger is a well known and widely respected German football (soccer) coach, and this is one of his most famous and beloved quotations. It speaks to an important concept in the psychology of winning.

    I feel it applies well to modern American politics, where Democrats have to remember that "after the election is before the election." We have to deliver and keep people engaged to avoid 2010 scenarios in the future.

    "Nach dem Spiel ist vor dem Spiel." -Sepp Herberger

    by surfbird007 on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 09:49:27 AM PDT

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