7 Total Quotes

Earl Smith Quotes

If there is one thing that marks Kessel or makes him successful is his ability to assemble a team and keep them energized.
Earl Smith
#Ability

I think it is high time that a statement is made. The assault on our children must stop, something must be done, and we are calling on the powers that be to do something about it.
Earl Smith
#Children

We do not assume the men at Duke lacrosse are guilty. Yet we are not surprised they find themselves in this predicament.
Earl Smith
#Men

When the Williams sisters came into tennis, there was so much rampant racism that it was unbelievable. When Arthur Ashe was playing the good game of tennis, he had to contend with nonsense. When Tiger Woods hit the professional golf ranks, he had dumb people talking about fried-chicken dinners and sitting watermelons out on the golf course.
Earl Smith
#Racism

This thing at Duke isn't going to wake up anything. You'd like to think that it would. You'd like to think this is one of those things that you talk to your kids about at home, that it's a teaching moment. But here's what people want to know about it - that it didn't happen, or that it didn't happen as it was first reported. And that's the unfortunate part - because something wrong happened there.
Earl Smith
#Duke

The fact is that sports is not this big melting pot of upward mobility and opportunity and meritocracy. That's a false dictum. It never has been.
Earl Smith
#Opportunity

We have waited and waited. It's time to accept the will of the people.
Earl Smith
#People