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Jim Valvano Quotes

American College Basketball Coach

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.

Category: Belief

Be a dreamer. If you don't know how to dream, you're dead.

Category: Dreams

How do you go from where you are to where you want to be? I think you have to have an enthusiasm for life. You have to have a dream, a goal, and you have to be willing to work for it.

Category: Price

No matter what business you're in, you can't run in place or someone will pass you by. It doesn't matter how many games you've won.

Category: Self-improvement

I asked a ref if he could give me a technical foul for thinking bad things about him. He said, of course not. I said, well, I think you stink. And he gave me a technical. You can't trust em.

Category: Sports