“Coach Carter” quotes(2005)
Plot – This movie is based on a true story happened in 1999. Ken Carter, a former basketball champion, is hired to train the basketball team at his old high school in Richmond, one of the poorest neighborhoods of Los Angeles. Shocked by the unhealthy attitudes of the students, Carter teaches them not only some basketball's rules but also the respect for themselves.
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“Coach Carter” Quotes 7 quotes
“I came to coach basketball players, and you became students. I came to teach boys, and you became men.”
“As we let our own lights shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.”
“We're a team. One person struggles, we all struggle. One person triumphs, we all triumph.”
“- Timo Cruz: Teachers ain't supposed to touch students.
- Coach Ken Carter: I'm not a teacher. I'm the new basketball coach.”
“Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine as children do.”
“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us.”