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100 Marv Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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I never have suspected or sensed a whiff of cheating in any of our Super Bowls.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I never have suspected or sensed a whiff of cheating in any of our Super
I'm hoping to get started on a new novel.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I'm hoping to get started on a new novel.
Plan your work and work your plan.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Plan your work and work your plan.
In animation, you may be working with 20 writers, and everybody has to write the same thing. You can't have episodes that don't feel like they belong. In comics, you're gonna write a whole run, which means it's your style that's coming through. But when you're working on a show that's collaborated with a dozen other writers, you have to have a style that blends the show together. So you can't write it the way you normally would, because your script will stand out from all the others.Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: In animation, you may be working with 20 writers, and everybody has to write the
The caliber of play in professional football compared to college is better and everybody knows it. They don't realize how much better. What a giant leap forward in the ability of talent level, the speed, and even the grasp of what you are trying to do. There is no other distractions before the players.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: The caliber of play in professional football compared to college is better and everybody knows
I consider myself a Chicagoan, and if anybody else does, that gratifies me.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I consider myself a Chicagoan, and if anybody else does, that gratifies me.
If you have everything prepared, the rest will take care of itself.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: If you have everything prepared, the rest will take care of itself.
When it's too hard for them, it's just right for us.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: When it's too hard for them, it's just right for us.
In 1957, I was a 16-year-old office boy for the Dodgers.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: In 1957, I was a 16-year-old office boy for the Dodgers.
I was a Knicks fan of the Kenny Sears-Carl Braun-Jim Baechtold vintage. I was even their ball boy when I was a teenager.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: I was a Knicks fan of the Kenny Sears-Carl Braun-Jim Baechtold vintage. I was even
People sometimes ask me to name the greatest coach in NFL history. George Halas may have set the standard, but Don Shula has won more games than anyone, and he has done it in the most competitive era. He had an incomparable ability to evaluate players, to motivate them, and to teach them the game of football.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: People sometimes ask me to name the greatest coach in NFL history. George Halas may
Players know how to dribble, shoot and pass. The challenge is to teach them why they should do it a certain way, and when they should do it.Marv Harshman Marv Sayings By Marv Harshman: Players know how to dribble, shoot and pass. The challenge is to teach them why
It's impossible to work under conditions where they confused negativity with objectivity. You can't fool the fans.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: It's impossible to work under conditions where they confused negativity with objectivity. You can't fool
I feel I'm better now than I ever have been. You learn so much as you're doing it. I'm watching tapes and I'll see things that get me annoyed and where I know I can improve. I understand better letting the crowd play more. I've always said it was important for me who I was working with, because I like to kid around a lot. But I've also learned to use my partner better. I'm feeling good. There's no reason to stop.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: I feel I'm better now than I ever have been. You learn so much as
My on-the-court game was ordinary. I had a jumper but needed screens. I could go right but not left.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: My on-the-court game was ordinary. I had a jumper but needed screens. I could go
With villains you always have to understand what motivates them. Most people don't just think they're evil. They believe or know they are doing the right thing because of the circumstances they find themselves in. Or they are overwhelmed by circumstances and can't stop what they'll do next.Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: With villains you always have to understand what motivates them. Most people don't just think
I feel very fortunate that I'm doing what I wanted to do from the third grade on. I became very interested in the sports broadcasting aspect even at that early age. I'd turn down the sound on the TV and do games in my house - and probably get everybody looking for me to go into a room and lock the door so they didn't have to hear it.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: I feel very fortunate that I'm doing what I wanted to do from the third
Hello, madness, my old friend. *Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: Hello, madness, my old friend. *
In radio, you are the game, so to speak - you have to describe every aspect. In TV, I've always felt less is more, and it's really a question of my setting up the color analyst more than anything else.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: In radio, you are the game, so to speak - you have to describe every
She smells like angels ought to smell, the perfect woman ... the Goddess. Goldie. She says her name is Goldie.Frank Miller Marv Sayings By Frank Miller: She smells like angels ought to smell, the perfect woman ... the Goddess. Goldie. She
Buddy, I don't mean to poke my nose in where it don't belong, but that there is a dame to kill for. Why'd you let her go?Frank Miller Marv Sayings By Frank Miller: Buddy, I don't mean to poke my nose in where it don't belong, but that
I know. Being evil is great. Who else besides super-villains and fortune five hundred companies can get away with not paying taxes?Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: I know. Being evil is great. Who else besides super-villains and fortune five hundred companies
I've always been entranced by writing.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I've always been entranced by writing.
My father Sam, by his lifelong example, displayed for me the virtues of an honest day's work and of great personal courage.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: My father Sam, by his lifelong example, displayed for me the virtues of an honest
World War II was a must win.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: World War II was a must win.
I have stayed active. I do keep moving. But I should start swimming more. Great exercise.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I have stayed active. I do keep moving. But I should start swimming more. Great
(after Monster T shot himself)
"Smart guy," Joker said, and he laughed. "Lotta brains.
Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: (after Monster T shot himself)"Smart guy," Joker said, and he laughed. "Lotta brains.
You adhere to a philosophy, but part of the philosophy I have is that I don't want to be too doggone inflexible that I miss a good player.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: You adhere to a philosophy, but part of the philosophy I have is that I
Our goal is to develop our team, to earn what we get, to learn, to develop unselfish attitudes. If we achieve that, the results is that we'll win.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Our goal is to develop our team, to earn what we get, to learn, to
Buildings had collapsed-once tall and mighty, now headstones for the thousands buried underneath.Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: Buildings had collapsed-once tall and mighty, now headstones for the thousands buried underneath.
Age is inevitable. Aging isn't.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Age is inevitable. Aging isn't.
I don't know if there ever has been anyone in the NFL who plays his position as well as Steve Tasker.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I don't know if there ever has been anyone in the NFL who plays his
There's a fine line between physical and thug ball, and the Knicks have crossed the line on occasion.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: There's a fine line between physical and thug ball, and the Knicks have crossed the
Steve Kerr, now coaching Golden State after eight tumultuous and very inconsistent years at TNT.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: Steve Kerr, now coaching Golden State after eight tumultuous and very inconsistent years at TNT.
I don't know exactly what are you supposed to do when you retire. Lie on the couch and do nothing? I didn't want to do that.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I don't know exactly what are you supposed to do when you retire. Lie on
If I had coached in high school for 60 years, I would have loved it. Getting to the top was not a goal. I welcomed the opportunities, but I just believed do the best doggone job you can, and good things will happen.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: If I had coached in high school for 60 years, I would have loved it.
I went off to Harvard Law School for six weeks, and then I said, 'Doggone this, it's not what I want to do.' I remember when I told my dad I was leaving law school, and I wanted to go into football. He said, 'Be a good coach.'Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I went off to Harvard Law School for six weeks, and then I said, 'Doggone
How's yours?" inquires Marv soon after. "Or more to the point, what is it?"
"Eggs and cheese and something."
"Do you even like eggs?"
"No."
"Then why'd you get it?"
"Well, it didn't look like eggs when it was on that other guy's plate."
"Fair enough. You want some of mine?
Markus Zusak Marv Sayings By Markus Zusak: How's yours?" inquires Marv soon after. "Or more to the point, what is it?""Eggs and
To me, doing the Olympics in 1992 in Barcelona for NBC, just seeing the Dream Team take the floor, was a thrill for me. I don't think there was another team in any sport with that high level of athletes playing together.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: To me, doing the Olympics in 1992 in Barcelona for NBC, just seeing the Dream
It is not how tall you are, it is how GOOD you are.Marv Dunphy Marv Sayings By Marv Dunphy: It is not how tall you are, it is how GOOD you are.
This is not a must-win; World War II was a must-win (Referring to the Super Bowl)Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: This is not a must-win; World War II was a must-win (Referring to the Super
As much as I enjoy TV, I've always loved radio. And I love doing the NFL games, the Monday night games, on radio. Because you are the game. I really enjoyed calling basketball and hockey on the radio, but the presentation is more specific - you're talking all the time.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: As much as I enjoy TV, I've always loved radio. And I love doing the
Flag: What are you really up to?

Waller: You want the big picture?

Flag: No, I like being fed a steady stream of crap and kept in the dark like a mushroom.
Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: Flag: What are you really up to?Waller: You want the big picture?Flag: No, I like
What you do should speak so loudly that no one will hear what you say.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: What you do should speak so loudly that no one will hear what you say.
My strong game was ping pong. Relentless ... steady.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: My strong game was ping pong. Relentless ... steady.
Every profession has changed. Journalism has changed. Medicine has changed. Technology has changed and it evolves. The same is true of football. Free agency has now allowed teams to be a dynasty as they have been before. It is not a great thing for the fans, but it is a good thing for the players.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Every profession has changed. Journalism has changed. Medicine has changed. Technology has changed and it
I took all the courses you would need to be able to go to law school. But my experience in college with football made me want to go into coaching.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I took all the courses you would need to be able to go to law
The age factor means nothing to me. I'm old enough to know my limitations and I'm young enough to exceed them.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: The age factor means nothing to me. I'm old enough to know my limitations and
Whenever I think of baseball, the first name that comes to mind is Babe Ruth. What the Babe was to baseball, Shula is to football coaching. There are certain figures in sports who are larger than the games they play or coach, and Don Shula is one of those.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Whenever I think of baseball, the first name that comes to mind is Babe Ruth.
I did a lot of studying of great writers. I read that Hemingway rewrote 'The Sun Also Rises' 39 times.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I did a lot of studying of great writers. I read that Hemingway rewrote 'The
I am going to miss Don Shula. I like him, and I admire him. I'm going to miss looking those 53 yards across the field and thinking, 'There is a coaching legend.'Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I am going to miss Don Shula. I like him, and I admire him. I'm
I'm about 75 pages into a book on poetry. I don't know if anybody wants to read it. It's on any broad variety of subjects. I walk down the street and think of a topic and jot it down and say, 'Okay, that's another one.' They go from the humorous to the serious to every topic imaginable.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I'm about 75 pages into a book on poetry. I don't know if anybody wants
There are people in New York who feel I should have more of a hometown approach. I feel we have to be a mirror and reflect what's happening on the court.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: There are people in New York who feel I should have more of a hometown
I exercise, walk a lot, and break into the occasional trot. I also lift weights three days a week, and I like to read about what makes a good diet. Overall, I do follow a healthy lifestyle.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I exercise, walk a lot, and break into the occasional trot. I also lift weights
Systems don't win, players do.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Systems don't win, players do.
I know that you are a mere flea! I know that you need only be squashed to be done away with! I know that I have fought this same battle a thousand thousand times before ... but, perhaps this time I can crush you like the insect you are!Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: I know that you are a mere flea! I know that you need only be
Adversity is an opportunity for heroism.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Adversity is an opportunity for heroism.
Game calls can't be just, 'Oh, by the way,' as part of a larger discussion.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: Game calls can't be just, 'Oh, by the way,' as part of a larger discussion.
When I first started reading poetry, all the poets I read - Edgar Allan Poe, Oliver Wendell Holmes, John Greenleaf Whittier - were rhyme poets. That's what captured me.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: When I first started reading poetry, all the poets I read - Edgar Allan Poe,
You're looking...good enough to eat. Figuratively speaking, I'm strictly vegan.Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: You're looking...good enough to eat. Figuratively speaking, I'm strictly vegan.
A good education prepares you well for anything.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: A good education prepares you well for anything.
Absolutely everything undergoes evolvement - whether it's technology, journalism, the NFL, medicine.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Absolutely everything undergoes evolvement - whether it's technology, journalism, the NFL, medicine.
I'm sure there were concussions galore back when we played, but the doctors would just say, 'Shake it off,' or something like that ... or 'Come on, you got to be tough ... get back in there.' I see so many guys who played pro football in their 50s now who are so debilitated from having played it.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I'm sure there were concussions galore back when we played, but the doctors would just
What it takes to win is simple, it's not easy.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: What it takes to win is simple, it's not easy.
Great football coaches have the vision to see, the faith to believe, the courage to do - and 25 great players.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Great football coaches have the vision to see, the faith to believe, the courage to
Expect rejection, but expect even more strongly to overcome it.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Expect rejection, but expect even more strongly to overcome it.
How close, Frost?"
"Real close, boss. I swear on my life."
Joker slowly looked up, eyes glistening with black hope. The fire in his madness was still burning.
"If you're going to swear, swear on something that matters.
Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: How close, Frost?""Real close, boss. I swear on my life."Joker slowly looked up, eyes glistening
Sure education is valuable in any respect regardless of what field you are in.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Sure education is valuable in any respect regardless of what field you are in.
Phil Jackson would fight his own players in practice.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: Phil Jackson would fight his own players in practice.
If there's age discrimination - and there may be - I've always felt that the person who discriminates is hurt more than the person being discriminated against, if the second person shucks it off and moves forward.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: If there's age discrimination - and there may be - I've always felt that the
If you say you plan to retire in two or three years, you've already retired.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: If you say you plan to retire in two or three years, you've already retired.
I wanted to be Marv Albert or Bob Costas. Those were my favorites growing up. Still are!Dave Pasch Marv Sayings By Dave Pasch: I wanted to be Marv Albert or Bob Costas. Those were my favorites growing up.
For a long time, I was an assistant in the NFL to George Allen, and George was paranoid that other teams were cheating on him ... that they were offering bounties, that they were wiring our locker room, that they were putting food poisoning into the pregame meal of the other team's stars, stuff like that.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: For a long time, I was an assistant in the NFL to George Allen, and
Quick guys get tired; big guys don't shrink.Marv Harshman Marv Sayings By Marv Harshman: Quick guys get tired; big guys don't shrink.
If you believe you are doing a good job in which you enjoy and like, then don't resign regardless of the pressures.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: If you believe you are doing a good job in which you enjoy and like,
Teaching is very important. The nature of your personality isn't that important. Lombardi was very extraverted, very bombastic. Landry very quiet, reserved. Both were great teachers and great coaches.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Teaching is very important. The nature of your personality isn't that important. Lombardi was very
There will be many failures sprinkled among the successes you enjoy.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: There will be many failures sprinkled among the successes you enjoy.
If we control the ball, they pay.Marv Dunphy Marv Sayings By Marv Dunphy: If we control the ball, they pay.
Working with the kind of talent that I've gotten to work with, like the cast of Sin City, it makes me think probably more fully dimensionally about what is going on behind their eyes. But I draw the way I draw, and ain't nothing gonna change that. Although, I draw Marv and I think, "Boy, I could throw a little Mickey [Rourke] in there."Frank Miller Marv Sayings By Frank Miller: Working with the kind of talent that I've gotten to work with, like the cast
I would never scream at my kids, never raise my voice. But as they often tell me, they were so well behaved that screaming was not necessary.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: I would never scream at my kids, never raise my voice. But as they often
Most people think Marv is crazy, but I don't believe that.
I'm no shrink and I'm not saying I've got Marv all figured out or anything, but "crazy" just doesn't explain him. Not to me. Sometimes I think he's retarded, a big, brutal kid who never learned the ground rules about how people are supposed to act around each other. But that doesn't have the right ring to it either. No, it's more like there's nothing wrong with Marv, nothing at all
except that he had the rotten luck of being born at the wrong time in history. He'd have been okay if he'd been born a couple of thousand years ago. He'd be right at home on some ancient battlefield, swinging an ax into somebody's face. Or in a roman arena, taking a sword to other gladiators like him.
They'd have tossed him girls like Nancy, back then.
Frank Miller Marv Sayings By Frank Miller: Most people think Marv is crazy, but I don't believe that. I'm no shrink and
Volleyball is one of the most interactive games going. It is a game of intuition, imagination, improvisation - but most of all, of reciprocity - of teamwork. There is no way to free-lance in volleyball.Marv Dunphy Marv Sayings By Marv Dunphy: Volleyball is one of the most interactive games going. It is a game of intuition,
When I was twelve, I went hunting with my father and we shot a bird. He was laying there and something struck me. Why do we call this fun to kill this creature who was as happy as I was when I woke up this morning.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: When I was twelve, I went hunting with my father and we shot a bird.
Three, maybe four times a week, I run for 30 minutes. If I don't run, I'm out for a brisk walk at least an hour every day.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Three, maybe four times a week, I run for 30 minutes. If I don't run,
Nancy's got a guardian angel. Seven feet plus of muscle and mayhem that goes by the name of Marv.Frank Miller Marv Sayings By Frank Miller: Nancy's got a guardian angel. Seven feet plus of muscle and mayhem that goes by
Judenhass is endlessly disturbing, often unpleasant and incessantly horrifying in its stark coldness. The quotes should never be forgotten or made light of. It is why all people of good will say, 'Never again.'Marv Wolfman Marv Sayings By Marv Wolfman: Judenhass is endlessly disturbing, often unpleasant and incessantly horrifying in its stark coldness. The quotes
If Justin Beiber was 7 feet tall, he'd look like [Meyers Leonard] that.Marv Albert Marv Sayings By Marv Albert: If Justin Beiber was 7 feet tall, he'd look like [Meyers Leonard] that.
There's three parts to football: offense, defense, and special teams. You'd no more ignore special teams than you would offense or defense.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: There's three parts to football: offense, defense, and special teams. You'd no more ignore special
Marv stared at his phone. Kids these days. It was like on that day in school when they taught personal responsibility, this entire fucking generation had banged in sick.Dennis Lehane Marv Sayings By Dennis Lehane: Marv stared at his phone. Kids these days. It was like on that day in
Superior athletes want to be accountable for their own results. -Marv Dunphy Marv Sayings By Marv Dunphy: Superior athletes want to be accountable for their own results. -
So, when I spotted a cougar stretched out on a thick pine tree branch near the park gates, I wasn't surprised. I can't say the same for the women clinging to the branch above the cat. she was the one screaming. The cougar-a ragged-ear old top I clled Marv-just stared at her, like he couldn't believe anyone would be dumb to climb a tree to escape a cat.Kelley Armstrong Marv Sayings By Kelley Armstrong: So, when I spotted a cougar stretched out on a thick pine tree branch near
If you don't change with the times, the times are going to change you.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: If you don't change with the times, the times are going to change you.
As coaches, we learn to accept criticism for our decisions. If a writer says you shouldn't have gone for it on fourth-and-one, we understand that's part of the job. We expect it.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: As coaches, we learn to accept criticism for our decisions. If a writer says you
Experience should be a plus as long as it doesn't become complacency. If you say, 'We're not going to change; we didn't do it that way before,' then you've become too old.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Experience should be a plus as long as it doesn't become complacency. If you say,
Are you any relation to your brother Marv?Leon Wood Marv Sayings By Leon Wood: Are you any relation to your brother Marv?
If you start thinking of the Super Bowl championship as your motivation, you are going to miss the trees for the forest or the forest for the trees. I never could understand that one.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: If you start thinking of the Super Bowl championship as your motivation, you are going
Where else would you rather be than right here, right now?Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: Where else would you rather be than right here, right now?
The 16 years have gone so fast. I came to Minnesota as a 19-year-old kid. Marv Grissom was the pitching coach, an old-timer who taught me quite a bit. Marv didn't like the way I stepped toward the plate. I had a tendency to throw across my body. So, he took me off to the side at Met Stadium and put a chair on the mound. If I threw across my body, I would step on the chair. Marv was trying to hurt me. I fooled him. I started stepping the right way.Bert Blyleven Marv Sayings By Bert Blyleven: The 16 years have gone so fast. I came to Minnesota as a 19-year-old kid.
I was enamored with Charles Dickens as a kid, and his names blew me away.Marv Levy Marv Sayings By Marv Levy: I was enamored with Charles Dickens as a kid, and his names blew me away.
Growing up knowing that I wanted to be a sportscaster and knowing that the best school in the country was right in my back yard, I certainly knew all there was to know about Marty Glickman and about people like Bob Costas and Marv Albert and all of the other greats that have passed through there.Beth Mowins Marv Sayings By Beth Mowins: Growing up knowing that I wanted to be a sportscaster and knowing that the best