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Darrell Royal Quotes

Darrell Royal Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Darrell Royal
Type:
Coach
Nationality:
American

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    All the white meat is gone. There's nothin' but necks on the platter. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    But I do have time to pencil in golf, and we've got four excellent courses. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    Football doesn't build character. It eliminates the weak ones. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    For me, it is just the total experience - from the time I first started as an assistant coach until I wound up at the University of Texas for 20 years. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    He's not very fast, but maybe Elizabeth Taylor can't sing. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I do not let a bad score ruin my enjoyment for golf. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I don't count on the boy who waits till October, when it's cool and fun, then decides he wants to play. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I have found that the players who have played in that game really do have respect for their adversaries. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I knew that when I resigned from the University of Texas that I would never coach again. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I know that the odds are against a marriage lasting 60 years. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I learned this about coaching: You don't have to explain victory and you can't explain defeat. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I really don't have a favorite course. I usually ask where there are the least players. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I try not to make the same mistakes today that I made yesterday. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I try not to play two days in succession. I usually try to space it so I have a day in between. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I was in a profession that received a lot of media. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I was still enjoying coaching, but there was a repetitious manner about it. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I'm still healthy as can be. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    I've enjoyed my retirement. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    If everything had already been done, there would be nothing left for young people to accomplish. There are always going to be people who run faster, jump higher, dive deeper, and come up drier. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    If I were going to stay in coaching, I would have stayed right there because I was totally happy. Darrell_RoyalDarrell Royal
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    If worms carried pistols, birds wouldn't eat 'em. Darrell_Royal/21.php">Darrell Royal
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    Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. Darrell_Royal/22.php">Darrell Royal
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    Sometimes you have to suck it up and call a number. Darrell_Royal/23.php">Darrell Royal
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    The only thing that would change would be the year, the names. It just got to be a repetitious life. Darrell_Royal/24.php">Darrell Royal
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    Three things can happen when you pass and two of 'em are bad. Darrell_Royal/25.php">Darrell Royal
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    When I was a freshman at Oklahoma in 1946, the game was sold out - and it's been sold out ever since. Darrell_Royal/26.php">Darrell Royal
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    You know, a football coach is nothing more than a teacher. You teach them the same subject, and you have a group of new guys every year. Darrell_Royal/27.php">Darrell Royal
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    You never lose a game if the opponent doesn't score. Darrell_Royal/28.php">Darrell Royal
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    You've got to think lucky. If you fall into a mudhole, check your back pocket - you might have caught a fish. Darrell_Royal/29.php">Darrell Royal