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Red Auerbach Quotes





An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promise.
 

Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first, and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
[Sports]
 

He who believes in nobody knows that he himself is not to be trusted.
 

I never took a position we were going to be a good ball club. I took the position we were going to be a winning ball club.
[Goals]
 

Just do what you do best.
 

Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study.
 

The best way to forget ones self is to look at the world with attention and love.
[Attention]
 

The only correct actions are those that demand no explanation and no apology.
 

To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent dies, the past dies.