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“When I was young, I was looking for people to look up to - role models I could respect.”
“The greatest education in the world is watching the masters at work.”
“Our standards have to be higher than anyone else because we are the standard of everyone else.”
“Don't listen to what your teachers tell you, you know. Don't pay attention. Just, just see what they look like and that's how you'll know what life is really gonna be like.”
“- D.H.: I believe, umm, that certain people in life are meant to fall by the wayside; to serve as warnings to the rest of us; signs posts along the way.
- Igby: To where?
- D.H.: Success.”
“How do we inspire ourselves to greatness when nothing less will do? How do we inspire everyone around us? I sometimes think it is by using the work of others.”
“When you kill a king, you don't stab him in the dark. You kill him where the entire court can watch him die.”
“Most priests like to preach from the pulpit. Father Bobby liked to talk during the bump and shove of a pick-up game.”
- Omar Mukhtar: We do not kill prisoners!
- Arab Warrior: They do it to us!
- Omar Mukhtar: "They" are not our teachers!
“- Nelson Mandela: How do you inspire your team to do their best?
- Francois Pienaar: By example. I've always thought to lead by example, sir.
- Nelson Mandela: Well, that is right. But how do we get them to be better then they think they can be? That is very difficult, I find. Inspiration, perhaps.”
“It has to be a playwright who writes thrillers because, I don't know, Arthur Miller probably has old sample cases hanging on the wall.”
“I don't know if I want to be a pretend role model to thousands of little girls... or a real role model to one.”
“Here, the men's only choice is between German bullets and ours. But there's another way. The way of courage. The way of love of the Motherland. We must publish the army newspaper again. We must tell magnificent stories, stories that extol sacrifice, bravery. We must make them believe in the victory. We must give them hope, pride, a desire to...” (continue)(continue reading)
“The thought of this life, that's what kept me going. I had an idea of our happiness.”
“- Judge Ingraham: You say you are the people's champion.
- Muhammad Ali: Yes, sir.
- Judge Ingraham: Do you think you're acting like you're the people's champion?”