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“If a girl wants to sell her body, so be it. None of my business. Don't athletes sell their bodies, too? People can do behind closed doors whatever they want, as long as it doesn't hurt anyone else.”
Oliver Markus Malloy, Bad Choices Make Good Stories - Going to New York

Jake Byrne
“At the end of the week, when we sat down to dinner, all eyes went to the trays on the table, where browned-to-perfection mini corn dogs cuddled up against a variety of dipping sauces.
“This is the best thing that’s ever happened to me.” A lineman wiped a tear from his eye.
“It’s like Christmas,” I said, all choked up.
“I love you, Coach.” The quarterback’s bottom lip quivered.
We dove into the pile of savory sausages, watched NFL football, and forgot our aches, pains, and camp struggles.”
Jake Byrne, First and Goal: What Football Taught Me About Never Giving Up

“Your Mouth, Attitude, Behavior and Character can cancel out any and all talent you have. Take Responsibility.”
Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarinouarino

“I love to marvel at the abilities of elite athletes and, like most nonelites, I envy what they can do. But they should envy us too. Greatness is a burden, and there's a profound freedom in knowing you'll never have it. There's nothing like trying something new and sucking at it, then sucking a little less every day you keep at it. Until science makes it possible to get younger, getting fitter, faster, and better at what you love will remain the closest thing most of us have.”
Jeff Bercovici, Play On: The New Science of Elite Performance at Any Age

Matshona Dhliwayo
“One who sets records is great. One who breaks records is extraordinary. One who shatters records is exceptional.”
Matshona Dhliwayo