” Most important thought, if you love someone, tell him or her, for you never know what tomorrow may have in store. “


” When you speak of role models, when we talk to our kids, everybody is a role model, everyone, just as you look at a Michael Jordan to be the terrific athlete he is. “


” You look at a Pete Rose to be the terrific athlete he is and then he falls on hard times, but when he played the game, I got something from the way he played the game because he hustled every play, and just because he had one mistake in his life, am I supposed to throw back everything that I gained from him? “


” Money isn’t everything. Do you get married because of money? Do you have kids because of money? “


” If you could go back and change things, you might not be the person you are right now. “


” I developed my training routine going into my senior year at Jackson State. I found this sandbank by the Pearl River near my hometown, Columbia, Miss. I laid out a course of 65 yards or so. Sixty-five yards on sand is like 120 on turf, but running on sand helps you make your cuts at full speed. “


” Running alone is the toughest. You get to the point where you have to keep pushing yourself. “


” During the off-season when you see other people playing in the Super Bowl, you wonder, and you say to yourself, ‘Are you ever gonna get there and see what it feels like?’ And it pushes you a little bit harder during that off-season to work to try to get there the following year. “


” If you start something, you shouldn’t quit, that is what we were taught. If you’re going to play, you might as well play to be your best. “


” I always thought, ‘That’s just the way you do it.’ You work as hard as you can for as long as you can, and the small gains you make will eventually pay off. “


” You have to take things one day at a time. “



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Most important thought, if you love someone, tell him or her, for you never know what tomorrow may have in store.
When you speak of role models, when we talk to our kids, everybody is a role model, everyone, just as you look at a Michael Jordan to be the terrific athlete he is.
You look at a Pete Rose to be the terrific athlete he is and then he falls on hard times, but when he played the game, I got something from the way he played the game because he hustled every play, and just because he had one mistake in his life, am I supposed to throw back everything that I gained from him?
Money isn
If you could go back and change things, you might not be the person you are right now.
I developed my training routine going into my senior year at Jackson State. I found this sandbank by the Pearl River near my hometown, Columbia, Miss. I laid out a course of 65 yards or so. Sixty-five yards on sand is like 120 on turf, but running on sand helps you make your cuts at full speed.
Running alone is the toughest. You get to the point where you have to keep pushing yourself.
During the off-season when you see other people playing in the Super Bowl, you wonder, and you say to yourself,
If you start something, you shouldn
I always thought,
You have to take things one day at a time.

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