No greater thing is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig, I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.

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Something inside of me just said 'Hey, wait a minute, I want to beat him,' and I just took off.

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I owe a large part of my success to Joe Brown, who helped me both as a player and a person.

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I have my gold forever and no one can ever take it away from me.

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To these ideals which were instilled in me when I was a youth, I attribute in a large degree the success that was mine on the bicycle tracks of the world.

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I would make my mom buy me the toy doctor kit.

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My 12 years in New York were very, very special, the fans were very special, and it's something I will take with me wherever I go and into retirement.

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If Jesus was here, do you think Jesus would show me any love? Do you think Jesus would love me?

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People thought I was cocky because I didn't talk much. When I first turned pro, reporters asked me who was going to win. I'd say, 'I am' because it was the easier than giving some long, drawn-out answer.

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Wherever you go, things change you. I mean, obviously moving to Miami and becoming part of the NBA has given me a different perspective on style than I had when I lived in Chicago or Milwaukee.

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