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 Herschel Walker - “Football, that's just athletics. But in the business world - doing everything - people are competing. So you need good work ethics, and I think it helped me to develop good work ethics, being in a small town.”  
 Parminder Nagra - “In terms of soccer, it wasn't really a thing that girls did. In England it more kind of Net Ball and Hockey and stuff like that in athletics. It's to each their own, really.”  
 Gerald McRaney - “I think everybody ought to be allowed to be engaged in athletics at whatever level the audience will accept.”  
 Edwin Moses - “I didn't get an athletics scholarship at a major school.”  
 Clark Kerr - “I find that the three major administrative problems on a campus are sex for the students, athletics for the alumni and parking for the faculty.”  
 Alberto Juantorena - “We want to promote the great qualities of athletics - and maintain its integrity - all over the world.”  
 Alberto Juantorena - “We want to make sure our athletes have a future once their athletics careers are over.”  
 Alberto Juantorena - “We do not use managers, we are the representatives of our athletes, and that is why I am deeply involved in athletics, I follow our athletes careers from start to finish, 100 all the way.”  
 Alberto Juantorena - “I got involved in athletics during physical education lessons at school.”  
 Alberto Juantorena - “I believe the Athletes Commission has an important role at this moment. We need to protect the image of athletics all over the world.”  
 Robert Huber - “I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination for sports (light athletics and skiing) and chemistry, which I taught myself by reading all textbooks I could get.”  
 Ed Harris - “I got in athletics, which gave me self-esteem and made me feel like I had a place in the world that was the initial attraction with acting for me.”  
 Michael East - “I could produce spurts of speed and after taking up athletics I found myself running quite quickly over 400m.”  
 James Dean - “It was an accident, although I've been involved in some kind of theatrical function or other since I was a child - in school, music, athletics.”  
 Trishelle Cannatella - “Because I just like sports, I like athletics and I like competition.”  
 Zola Budd - “Coming from a farming background, I saw nothing out of the ordinary in running barefoot, although it seemed to startle the rest of the athletics world. I have always enjoyed going barefoot and when I was growing up I seldom wore shoes, even when I went into town.”  
 Jonathan Brown - “Even though I will be a Canadian by the end of this year the thought of having to work with Athletics Canada is not appealing right now.”  
 Roger Bannister - “It was fortunate for me that the pathway of record breaking, which continues in all aspects of athletics, had just reached this magical critical four minutes four laps of one minute each, on a quarter-mile track.”  
 Roger Bannister - “Athletics is a luxury.”  
 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar - “In athletics there's always been a willingness to cheat if it looks like you're not cheating. I think that's just a quirk of human nature.”  
 Marilyn Monroe - “The most unsatisfactory men are those who pride themselves on their virility and regard sex as if it were some form of athletics at which you can win cups. It is a woman's spirit and mood a man has to stimulate in order to make sex interesting. The real lover is the man who can thrill you just by touching your head or smiling into your eyes or by just staring into space.”  
 Anne Moore - “We are one of only five technical colleges that still even offers athletics. There are 16 tech schools.”  
 Anna Benson - “I told him Kris-- because that's the biggest thing in athletics, they cheat all the time-- I told him, cheat on me all you want. If you get caught, I'm going to screw everybody on your entire team-- coaches, trainers, players. I would do everybody on his whole team.”  
 Avery Brundage - “For too long the world has failed to recognise that the Olympic Games and the Olympic Movement are about fine athletics and fine art.”  
 Bill Hayes - “Todd said it isn't in their best interest to play us any more. Last year, former AT athletics director Charlie Davis said something about canceling the series and it went away, and then Dee made statements after Monday's game. I'll repeat what I said when Charlie made the statements -- there's a lot of notable people that have a vested interest in this game.”  

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