Bear Bryant Quotes

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Bear Bryant Quotes

Everybodys got pretty good players now, more players than thereve ever been. If you play poorly, youre going to get beat.
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Losing doesn't make me want to quit. It makes me want to fight that much harder.

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Offense sells tickets, but defense wins championships.

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If you want to walk the heavenly streets of gold, you gotta know the password, "Roll, Tide, Roll!"

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I can reach a kid who doesn't have any ability as long as he doesn't know it.

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You have to learn what makes this or that Sammy run. For one it's a pat on the back, for another it's eating him out, for still another it's a fatherly talk, or something else. You're a fool if you think as I did as a young coach, that you can treat them all alike.

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My approach to the game has been the same at all the places I've been. Vanilla. The sure way. That means, first of all, to win physically. If you got eleven on a field, and they beat the other eleven physically, they'll win. They will start forcing mistakes. They'll win in the fourth quarter.

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I don't hire anybody not brighter than I am. If they're not brighter than I am, I don't need them.

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I don't have any ideas; my coaches have them. I just pass the ideas on and referee the arguments.

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The idea of molding men means a lot to me.

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Don't overwork your squad. If you're going to make a mistake, under-work them.

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I always want my players to show class, knock'em down, pat on the back, and run back to the huddle.

— Bear Bryant

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