Professors there promoted Marxism, engaged in active recruitment of students amenable to Marxist ideas, and damaged the careers of those who were anti-Marxist.In those days it was done very quietly, administratively.These have been said by coaches, players, and a lot of people associated with sports. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed.
In the hate column: dictatorship, religion, stupidity, demagogy, censorship, bullying, and intimidation.
In the love column: literature, irony, humor, the individual, and the defense of free expression.
“If you trust your nerve as well as your skill, you’re capable of a lot more than you can imagine.” Debi Thomas, Olympic figure skater DR.
G’S COMMENTS: The interesting thing about you as an athlete and an individual is that you never really know what your limits are performance-wise.
The joy of achieving the pinnacle of success, the despair of losing out on the gold medal or a world record by a fraction of a second―sports is indeed a field that is full of excitement.
There are so many famous quotes that have captured various moments and emotions in sports.
He crashed on the ground, his face white as a sheet.
He scrambled backward, rolled to his feet, and took off. that is truly ugly is the climate of hate and intimidation, created by a noisy few, which makes the decent majority reluctant to air in public their views on anything controversial. Where all pretend to be thinking alike, it's likely that no one is thinking at all.” ― “The pain of the narcissist is that, to him, everything is really a threat.
If you dared speak up for America or economic freedom, you were persecuted. It is preferable to avert one’s eyes from such a situation, and very unpleasant to experience it directly; that is why those singled out for persecution were never defended.