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Tom O'Brien Quotes Page 2

I remember as a kid growing up in Boston, Cardinal Cushing way back when did it.
Tom O'Brien
#Boston

I wanted just to express my own joy that he's been released and also congratulate Christian Peacemakers for what they are trying to achieve.
Tom O'Brien
#Joy

In the fourth quarter, we were once again able to significantly grow sales and earnings over the prior year as our enhanced service offering continued to deliver our suppliers with industry-leading returns.
Tom O'Brien
#Sales

This is a tremendous treat for our community and for hockey fans across the region but most importantly it's a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for our minor hockey league participants who are so passionate about their sport.
Tom O'Brien
#Community

There is still a degree of uncertainty here until the company finishes its negotiations with the union, ... it is a positive step as far as we're concerned.
Tom O'Brien
#Company

I think they just like to play football,
Tom O'Brien
#Football

O'Brien said. ''You just have to trust in your people and trust in your kids.
Tom O'Brien
#Kids

Well, just another typical Boston College -Wake Forest game. The third time's a charm for us.
Tom O'Brien
#Boston

We came out and we established ourselves early, ... and didn't want to give them any reason to be excited.
Tom O'Brien
#Reason

if that's the way we're going to play football in this league.
Tom O'Brien
#Football

He was helping his mother clean an office.
Tom O'Brien
#Mother

This is the second time he has had to go in there, ... He's more prepared now. He's got some experience and he's got a tremendous amount of confidence.
Tom O'Brien
#Experience

There has been more media requests this week than we've ever had. We're breaking new ground here. This is a great opportunity for us to showcase Boston College. I only hope we hold up our end of the bargain.
Tom O'Brien
#Media

It is remarkable that a small group of people could get together and start a school that has grown and is thriving like this one. We were blessed by a group of visionaries that knew what we could become. I don't think you can get a better education anywhere in eastern North Carolina.
Tom O'Brien
#People

He knows where people are and where they're supposed to be.
Tom O'Brien
#People

I think that comes about from never attempting to fail. There's times he'd go out in practice, and I'd say, If you don't throw five interceptions today, you didn't have a good practice.' You have to learn as a quarterback what you can and can't throw.
Tom O'Brien
#Practice

You play like you practice. That's pretty good. There it is. I'm going to use that example in the meeting. That's what he did. He got better, he got quicker, and he's throwing the ball extremely well.
Tom O'Brien
#Example

I think the year that he played, all that experience coupled with all the study he's done, and I think the year off really helped him. I think he played with much more confidence, and he has total grasp of the offense.
Tom O'Brien
#Experience

It was just mass pandemonium on the field that night. My kids were younger then, and I think from that point on the only thing they ever did when they went to a game was [plan] how they were going to storm the field if Virginia won, because they all got on television.
Tom O'Brien
#Kids

[The game] has created a great buzz and stir around our campus. I think even Boston is excited about this. This has never happened at BC.
Tom O'Brien
#Boston

I've always said, we'll find our niche in Boston, if we're good enough. I think we've found it. We have the opportunity to become a national school.
Tom O'Brien
#Boston

I think it was a very important win. There are a lot of people out there who don't think we can play in this conference and who don't think we should be in it.
Tom O'Brien
#People

A great weekend for college football. It was special.
Tom O'Brien
#College

We've been very cautious with him, but still we're trying to get him work. I think he's lost an edge. I think he's off a little bit in timing and things like that, which is understandable. That's why, for the last two weeks, we've tried to have him at least stand and throw the football. But that's only going to be corrected by playing, anyway. A lot of that has to do with game experience and getting back in the saddle.
Tom O'Brien
#Trying

I've been out of there for nine years, so that's almost a lifetime for most people.
Tom O'Brien
#People

I've got my fingers crossed but I don't know if he'll make it on Thursday night.
Tom O'Brien
#Night

I don't know, but that's something we've got to figure out this week. Obviously, we haven't played to our capabilities. Some of it is on us, and some of it is Wake Forest. They've done a good job, but they do a good job scheming against everybody.
Tom O'Brien
#Capability

You look at them and they're both very athletic. They have strong arms and they can throw the football. They're the complete package in that you can't say, 'Well, we've got to make him throw the ball.' You can't say, 'We've got to force him out of the pocket and make him run.' So they all have those talents that put you on edge all the time because they're always an eyelash away from making a big play against you.
Tom O'Brien
#Football

We've talked about it already, they know that team hasn't lost at home. We're the only away team playing in a bowl game this year.
Tom O'Brien
#Home

I've been to 19 bowl games and have never seen anything like that in my life. The pep rally was the next night. You don't disrespect the best player on the other team by making fun of his name and have everyone in the audience laugh at him. There wasn't anything I had to do to get this team ready to play. I ought to thank the mayor and people of Boise.
Tom O'Brien
#Games