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If the wolf had ever come to our back door, he'd have had to bring a picnic lunch.

Author: Bill Anderson


No manager ever won no ballgames.

Author: Sparky Anderson

Profession: American Baseball Manager

It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever -- the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it.

Author: Vince Lombardi (1913-1970)

Profession: American Football Coach

I would rather be ashes than dust. I would rather that my spark would burn out in a brilliant blaze than be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.

Author: Jack London (1876-1916)

Profession: American Novelist

One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honor or observation.

Author: Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

The focus should be on the players. I'm here a long time. You can call me in the summer. Our seniors will be gone.

Author: Dean Smith

Profession: American College Basketball Coach

The powerful play goes on -- and you may contribute a verse. What will your verse be?

Author: Source Unknown