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Bobby Knight Quotes

Bobby Knight
You don't play against opponents, you play against the game of basketball.
Bobby Knight
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Bobby Knight
Most people have the will to win, few have the will to prepare to win.
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Bobby Knight
The will to succeed is important, but what's more important is the will to prepare.
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Everyone wants to be on a winning team,but no one wants to come to practice
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All of us learn to write in the second grade. Most of us go on to greater things.
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Bobby Knight
Mental toughness is to physical as four is to one.
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Why talk now when so many things have been said without ever giving me a chance to talk?
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I don't have to wait until the next morning to regret something I did that was kinda dumb.
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We don't have any physical description. We don't know how many subjects were involved, which is mind boggling, with all those people around,
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#Mind

Bobby Knight
If my primary purpose here at Indiana is to go out and win ballgames, I can probably do that as well as anybody can. I would just cheat, get some money from alot of people around Indianapolis who want to run the operation that way, and just go out and get the best basketball players I can. Then we'd beat everybody.
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#Purpose

Bobby Knight
Walking has been ridiculous in college basketball the past 15 years.
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America has the greatest reputation in the world for helping others whenever and wherever disaster strikes. Now, more than ever,it's important for us to contribute to those who are in need. Your assistance is really beneficial and will be greatly welcomed and appreciated.
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#America

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You know, we taught you how to play basketball and baseball, and now you're teaching us how to make steel and build cars.
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#Baseball

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When you've got a team in a position to stick the knife in the heart, you've got to be able to do it, and we have not been able to do that. I really liked how we played in the last five minutes of the second half where we were playing to win.
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#Heart

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They're a very good basketball team. We're not a very good basketball team.
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#Basketball

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They're big, they go after the ball, they're very aggressive. You know, Aldridge is the best center in America.
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Aldridge is the best center in America.
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#America

Bobby Knight
It was as good an individual performance, particularly under pressure, I've had as a coach. This was a game that went right down to the wire with Jackson scoring 41.
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#Performance

Bobby Knight
Teams in the middle of the pack are going to have to win six, seven games in a row to even be considered, and, in some cases, to get to the NIT. If everybody keeps beating everybody, nobody's going to have a good record. The league is very tough for these nine teams.
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#Games

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This isn't nuclear science. When he made a 3, I left him in a little longer. Then he hit another 3, and I left him in a little longer. Then he made a hell of a drive, and I left him in a little longer.
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#Science

Bobby Knight
It was originally laid out for law firms, so it's a great building for law-type businesses and banks. But we're not being exclusive.
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#Law

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Son, my name isn't Knight to you, it's coach Knight or it's Mr. Knight. I don't call people by their last name and neither should you.
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We were on the verge of having a really good team. That was my only disappointment,
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#Disappointment

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I would have been an absolute moron, an absolute moron, with the things that have been laid down on me, to grab a kid in public and curse at a kid in public as apparently it's been said that I did,
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#Curse

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I will tell you, you have some formidable infrastructure strengths, with turnpike numbers beyond what people think. So, you know you can handle the large numbers, because you're handling them right now. You have an awful lot to offer.
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We're going to be successful one way or the other. We're going to give it one more year in Topeka. In all likelihood we'll build it on the reservation on the northeast tip of the state.
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#Likelihood