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Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I never wanted to be an editor. I never wanted to be a boss. I I never wanted to be an editor. I never wanted to be a boss. I just wanted to write, and it didn't make any difference whether it was fiction or nonfiction or short stories or whatever. I just - that's what I was destined to do. — Frank Deford
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Deford Sayings By Benjamin Cohen: Back then, I could be as obnoxious as I liked and people would still come Back then, I could be as obnoxious as I liked and people would still come back for more, they had to, I was Benjamin Cohen, the Dot Com sensation. — Benjamin Cohen
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Deford Sayings By Terry Pratchett: A man of power and responsibility nevertheless needs somebody to tell him when he is A man of power and responsibility nevertheless needs somebody to tell him when he is being a bloody fool. — Terry Pratchett
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Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: So much of life, so much of work, is luck. So much of life, so much of work, is luck. — Frank Deford
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Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I think one of the most immoral things is college football and basketball, where everybody I think one of the most immoral things is college football and basketball, where everybody is making money except the players. — Frank Deford
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Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: To see the glory in sport, where somebody comes from behind and does something, sinks To see the glory in sport, where somebody comes from behind and does something, sinks a shot in the last second or throws a touchdown pass or hits a home run, there is a beauty in that, and at the end of the day, that's why we love sports more than anything else. — Frank Deford
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Deford Sayings By Will Durant: We have here the fundamental problem of ethics, the crux of the theory of moral We have here the fundamental problem of ethics, the crux of the theory of moral conduct. What is justice? -shall we seek righteousness, or shall we seek power? -is it better to be good, or to be strong? — Will Durant
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Deford Sayings By Arthur Penrhyn Stanley: The more we can be raised above the petty vexations and pleasures of this world The more we can be raised above the petty vexations and pleasures of this world into the eternal life to come, the more shall we be prepared to enter into that eternal life whenever God shall please to call us hence. — Arthur Penrhyn Stanley
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Deford Sayings By Kim Field: Among musical instruments, only the first - the human voice - is more universal than Among musical instruments, only the first - the human voice - is more universal than the harmonica. This is appropriate, given that the mouth organ is the most ventriloquial of musical devices. "I throw my voice," explains Lonnie Glosson, the seller of millions of "talking harmonicas." DeFord Bailey, harmonica star of the early Grand Ole Opry broadcasts, approached his first mouth organ as an impressionist would: "Oh, I would wear it out, trying to imitate everything I heard! Hens, foxes, hounds, turkeys . . . everything around me. — Kim Field
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Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: Usually when an athlete gets a reputation it sticks with him, even when he's an Usually when an athlete gets a reputation it sticks with him, even when he's an old man. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I believe that professional wrestling is clean and everything else in the world is fixed. I believe that professional wrestling is clean and everything else in the world is fixed. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: Blondes are like left-handed athletes, they all get a second look even if they don't Blondes are like left-handed athletes, they all get a second look even if they don't deserve one. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: If the players aren't getting paid, there's something terribly, terribly wrong, and that's true only If the players aren't getting paid, there's something terribly, terribly wrong, and that's true only in the United States. Everywhere else, where money is involved with sport, the players get paid. But these poor kids in college, they're doing it for free, and that's just disgraceful. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I don't understand blogs. People used to write to make money, no? You didn't give I don't understand blogs. People used to write to make money, no? You didn't give it away. I have nothing against blogs. I don't have a problem with them. But it's like, 'What are you doing? Why aren't you working? — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: In Hollywood, writers are considered only the first draft of human beings. In Hollywood, writers are considered only the first draft of human beings. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Holly Black: Dead or not, I have come for his heart and I will have it. Dead or not, I have come for his heart and I will have it. — Holly Black
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I criticize the NFL in many ways, but I think it's made great strides. I I criticize the NFL in many ways, but I think it's made great strides. I think college basketball, great strides. College football means so much to alumni, doesn't it? It sort of represents the school. It's when you go back; it's at the beginning of the school year. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: She glances at the photo, and the pilot light of memory flickers in her eyes. She glances at the photo, and the pilot light of memory flickers in her eyes. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I don't think you can explain why all these other sports and college basketball have I don't think you can explain why all these other sports and college basketball have a fair representation of African American coaches, but college football doesn't. You can dig and scramble and scratch, but at the end of the day I think it's just pure, old-fashioned racism. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: The National Football League needs "a guardian, not a CEO" to deal with the fact The National Football League needs "a guardian, not a CEO" to deal with the fact that "the sport is simply more and more identified with violence, both in its inherent nature and in its savage personnel. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: If you're a white kid growing up and you see a Black player and he's If you're a white kid growing up and you see a Black player and he's got the name of your college or your town across his chest, that means something. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I was a much better writer than I was an athlete. My college coach told I was a much better writer than I was an athlete. My college coach told me flat out, he said, "Deford, you write basketball better than you play it." — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Deborah H. Deford: Give yourself permission to adore life... Give yourself permission to adore life... — Deborah H. Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I grew up in Baltimore and that's why I root for the Orioles. I'm very I grew up in Baltimore and that's why I root for the Orioles. I'm very suspicious of people who move and take on a new team. You should stick with the team of your youth all the way to your grave. That shows a sense of loyalty and devotion. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: Hockey is the only place where a guy can go nowadays and watch two white Hockey is the only place where a guy can go nowadays and watch two white guys fight. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I think at its best, sport does bring us together. I think at its best, sport does bring us together. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: The joy sometimes is in the simple beauty. The joy sometimes is in the simple beauty. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Jodi Picoult: Read a ton. Take a workshop course so you learn to give and get criticism. Read a ton. Take a workshop course so you learn to give and get criticism. — Jodi Picoult
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I don't think there are many kids who sit around and want to be actors. I don't think there are many kids who sit around and want to be actors. I don't think there are many kids who want to sit around and want to be senators. But so many of us want to be athletes, so we're envious of them and we put them up on that pedestal. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: I think there are white alumni out there who wouldn't mind having an African American I think there are white alumni out there who wouldn't mind having an African American president of their school, but would be reluctant to have an African American coach, because he represents the school so. I think it's just sheer backward racism. — Frank Deford
Deford Sayings By Frank Deford: You can tell all you need to about a society from how it treats animals You can tell all you need to about a society from how it treats animals and beaches. — Frank Deford