38 Total Quotes

Brian Smith Quotes

I knew we were pretty athletic, but I thought we would either take our lumps or surprise people. We've done both.
Brian Smith
#People

There remains precious little reason to think that Congress really intended for the McCain-Feingold law to regulate the web.
Brian Smith
#Congress

The basic charter is, is there something about new technology that we at the Media Lab can give to play? ... Half the charter is to build things that are weird and fun and kind of nutty.
Brian Smith
#Media

Our field-goal percentage wasn't good and our free throws weren't good; 14 of 23 (at the line) wasn't good.
Brian Smith
#Field

You have to pay homage to the spirit and skill of both those guys and Barry got us out of jail today.
Brian Smith
#Skill

We don't feel we are putting that roadway in any significant danger at all and don't feel that this has any significant impact on the city of Eastport in any way other than the visual impact of seeing the ships go by.
Brian Smith
#Danger

These guys had a goal since the beginning of the season to get a banner in the gym. We still have the district tournament, but we know if we finish strong we should get a solid seed in state.
Brian Smith
#Beginning

The goal in Trinidad is to give them an opportunity to supply natural gas to this facility. Trinidad as a government and as a country does not want to be treated as a Third World country and get paid only for their gas supply, but wants to take part in downstream investments.
Brian Smith
#Opportunity

At the beginning of the year, nobody was talking about us at all. With the season we've had, we're happy to get a four seed.
Brian Smith
#Beginning

(Home-court advantage) is going to be a huge factor.
Brian Smith
#Home

He was always energetic in practice. You never saw him down. He's a real loyal man.
Brian Smith
#Man

This one's going to hurt them probably until the first ball gets thrown up next season. We all expected to win and the fact that we didn't gives us something to build on.
Brian Smith
#Hurt

We just wanted to give him some match fitness.
Brian Smith
#Fitness

In the long term, we're going to need something more to work with. This isn't going to handle a lot of growth.
Brian Smith
#Work

We have quite a bit of nursing experience. We almost feel like we're kind of the experts in the retirement living area.
Brian Smith
#Experience

I thought our team played with great courage and conviction against Wasps so we've decided to reward their efforts and give them another shot this weekend against Saracens,
Brian Smith
#Conviction

Ryan Strudwick is an exceptional rugby player and person. I knew of him long before I came to London Irish and was aware of the high regard with which he is held throughout the professional rugby playing community in this country and abroad. He has been a remarkable servant of London Irish over the past eight years and ranks among the great ambassadors of the club and the game. While there will be an opportunity to say a proper farewell before he leaves at the end of the season I want to take this opportunity to express publicly the gratitude of the directors, management, players and supporters for all he has done.
Brian Smith
#Irish

Bruce has come in and over the last three years, really changed what debate looks like. It really comes down to who is the adviser. ... If the adviser is good at what they do and promotes it and gets kids out, it thrives.
Brian Smith
#Debate

I think any way you look at that, for them to lose a player of that quality in their team from that position in their team should have been a huge advantage for us.
Brian Smith
#Quality

Now that we have reached the business end of the season managing our playing resources becomes even more important.
Brian Smith
#Business

The level of incompetence I have had to deal with is unbelievable. I can't describe how disappointed I've been.
Brian Smith
#Incompetence

We played four solid quarters. It's something that we can build on for the rest of the season.
Brian Smith
#Rest

We were able to bring a lot of people off the bench. We were able to stay fresh. We have a lot of guys pushing our starters for playing time.
Brian Smith
#People

The only thing I might be worried about is the kids being satisfied after beating Garber.
Brian Smith
#Kids

It's going to be difficult to fill his shoes. He does a great job blocking and catching the football, and he did a great job of containment at linebacker.
Brian Smith
#Football

It's still early. We're still trying to establish some things.
Brian Smith
#Trying

It's nice, but it means little. It helps put the program on the map. The kids sense we're accomplishing something. But every week we have to take care of business, or we won't be ranked for long.
Brian Smith
#Kids

I came back wanting to listen to my elders and talk to others about all that happened in my life.
Brian Smith
#Life

The march helped me with my sense of direction. It showed me I'm not in this alone.
Brian Smith
#Direction

At the beginning of the Arkansas State game, the quarterback was calling me a skinny defensive end, and when I finally got a sack he looked kind of surprised that it was me.
Brian Smith
#Beginning