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Bill Russell Quotes

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Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory.
- Bill Russell

This monument is going to be built as a symbol.
- Bill Russell

Durability is part of what makes a great athlete.
- Bill Russell

The idea is not to block every shot.
The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot.
- Bill Russell

 

What's more important than who's going to be the first
black manager is who's going to be the first black
sports editor of the New York Times.
- Bill Russell

Most people have a harder time letting themselves love
than finding someone to love them.
- Bill Russell

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

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It is difficult for the common good to prevail
against the intense concentration
of those who have a special interest,
especially if the decisions are made behind locked doors.
- Jimmy Carter

It's all well and good to say that Germans were all
responsible for the concentration camps,
but I don't think they were.
I think that was the work of a small group of fiends.
- James Laughlin

I don't think more concentration is required for Robert
De Niro to do what he does as for Jim Carrey to do what he does.
- Eddie Murphy

I worked with such concentration and focus and I had
hundreds of obscure engineering or programming things in my head.
I was just real exceptional in that way.
- Steve Wozniak

If you can keep playing tennis when somebody is shooting a gun down the street,
that's concentration.
- Serena Williams

The danger in media concentration comes not from the concentration,
but instead from the feudalism that this concentration,
tied to the change in copyright, produces.
- Lawrence Lessig

What do I mean by concentration? I mean focusing totally
on the business at hand and commanding your body to
do exactly what you want it to do.
- Arnold Palmer

But I have to add - and this answers your other question -
this catholicity in time and in space is only meaningful for me if there is,
at the same time, a concentration on the Gospel.
- Hans Kung

No plan can prevent a stupid person from doing the
wrong thing in the wrong place at the wrong time -
but a good plan should keep a concentration from forming.
- Charles E. Wilson

There can only be one state of mind as you approach any profound test;
total concentration,
a spirit of togetherness, and strength.
- Pat Riley

I do not believe in God; his existence has been disproved by Science.
But in the concentration camp, I learned to believe in men.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

Concentration is a fine antidote to anxiety.
- Jack Nicklaus

Many countries persecute their own citizens and intern
them in prisons or concentration camps.
Oppression is becoming more and more a part of the systems.
- Alva Myrdal

Poetry is above all a concentration of the power of language,
which is the power of our ultimate relationship to
everything in the universe.
- Adrienne Rich

No doubt concentration camps were a means,
a menace used to keep order.
- Albert Speer

Concentration camps were entirely a matter for the
police and had nothing to do with the administration.
- Hans Frank

Los Angeles has the greatest concentration of surviving
movie palaces in the United States,
yet most residents have never been inside one of them.
- Leonard Maltin

Golf is a search for perfection, for balance.
It's about meditation and concentration.
You have to use hand and brain.
- Celine Dion

My concentration level blocks out everything.
Concentration is why some athletes are better than others.
You develop that concentration in training and concentrate in a meet.
- Edwin Moses

Prisons are like the concentration camps of our time.
So many go in and never come out, and primarily they're black and Latino.
- Lisa Bonet

Teens think listening to music helps them concentrate.
It doesn't.
It relieves them of the boredom that concentration on homework induces.
- Marilyn vos Savant

The dangers of a concentration of all power in the
general government of a confederacy so vast as ours
are too obvious to be disregarded.
- Franklin Pierce

Then I realized that to be really good at this requires
a lot of energy and concentration and skill.
- Ron Silver

This galloping concentration in broadcast ownership is unhealthy.
- Byron Dorgan

Success in any endeavor requires single-minded attention
to detail and total concentration.
- Willie Sutton

I want the concentration and the romance,
and the worlds all glued together, fused,
glowing: have no time to waste any more on prose.
- Virginia Woolf

Ninety percent of my game is mental.
It's my concentration that has gotten me this far.
- Chris Evert

Liberals are concerned about the concentration of wealth
because it almost inevitably leads to a concentration
of power that undermines democracy.
- Robert Reich

Those of us who participate realize the incredible honor bestowed on us,
but to really understand the true scope and depth of
the movement requires more investigation and concentration.
- Bill Toomey

Concentration is my motto - first honesty,
then industry, then concentration.
- Andrew Carnegie

Mental attitude and concentration are the keys to pitching.
- Ferguson Jenkins

The concentration in my book on Marie Antoinette's
childhood and on her family influences.
It is surprising how some books actually start with her arrival in France!
- Antonia Fraser

I didn't equate a POW camp with a concentration camp.
- Larry Hovis

There were ten concentration camps in France from 1939 on.
- Martha Gellhorn

What does it take to be a champion? Desire,
dedication, determination, concentration and the will to win.
- Patty Berg

If you watch young children play, you will notice that they create games,
characters, situations, whole worlds in which they
immerse themselves with intense concentration.
- Daniel Greenberg

And how can you achieve such concentration? By recognizing
that everything you do is important to God,
and is one vital piece of the larger picture of your life.
- Menachem Mendel Schneerson

And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands,
all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control.
History has proven that.
- Lord Acton

New York was breaking my concentration and disintegrating my thoughts.
- George Murray

If you give it good concentration, good energy,
good heart and good performance, the song will play you.
- Levon Helm

I decided to do the maximum to hold onto the lead for as long as possible.
That is why I pushed so hard from the beginning.
I was at 100 percent concentration.
- Jean Alesi

The concentration and reciprocal effect of industry
and agriculture conjoin in a growth of productive powers,
which increases more in geometrical than in arithmetical proportion.
- Friedrich List

Being an actor is the loneliest thing in the world.
You are all alone with your concentration and imagination,
and that's all you have.
- James Dean

Discipline and concentration are a matter of being interested.
- Tom Kite

I find that everything I do is demanding,
like Jack Bristow is a complicated man and I do a lot
of explaining in the show,
it takes a lot of energy and concentration.
- Victor Garber

The real evil of the Russian communist state is not communism.
It is the secret police and the concentration camp.
- John Boyd Orr

It is certain that concentration camps had a bad reputation with us.
- Albert Speer

I am full of fire and passion.
I am not ready yet for great concentration and passion.
- Zane Grey

I'm for catching every Japanese in America,
Alaska, and Hawai'i now and putting them in concentration camps.
- Francis Biddle

The Supreme Court of the United States...
has validated the Nazi method of execution in...
concentration camps, starving them to death.
- Jack Kevorkian

When I am rehearsing for a play, I try to read nothing
that might distract my concentration from the work in progress.
- Mercedes McCambridge

Michael Caine is a movie star, but he's also a great actor.
I can't say that about every movie star.
It's the concentration he has.
- Norman Jewison

Acting school was summer camp, and I needed concentration camp.
I had so many different ideas swirling between culture
and how to tie things together.
- Ajay Naidu

Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely
nothing when it is absolutely necessary.
- Ray Knight

No fine work can be done without concentration and
self-sacrifice and toil and doubt.
- Max Beerbohm

Concentration, Confidence, Competitive urge,
Capacity for enjoyment.
- Arnold Palmer

When you write a two thousand page history of the Second World War,
the deportations and the concentration camps will take up five pages,
and the gas chambers perhaps 20 lines.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen

The five essential entrepreneurial skills for success are concentration,
discrimination, organization, innovation and communication.
- Michael Faraday

I think it's doing very well.
I'm pleased to see the concentration on semiconductors.
I think this will help.
- Jack Kilby

When I play, I become entirely absorbed in the game.
It may be a form of concentration.
- Helen Wills Moody

The degree of freedom from unwanted thoughts and the
degree of concentration on a single thought are the
measures to gauge spiritual progress.
- Ramana Maharshi

The focus and the concentration and the attention to
detail that flying takes is a kind of meditation.
I find it restful and engaging, and other things slip away.
- Harrison Ford

The essence of the stage is concentration and penetration.
Of the screen action, movement, sweep.
- Elia Kazan

You get involved with a character after spending a long time waiting,
and this demands a lot of energy and concentration.
- Catherine Deneuve


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