"I have three kids, and I'm a coach for a lot of their sports, so I'm around them a lot, but I see friends of mine with older kids and they don't really interact so much, other than giving them a place to live."
"My dad was my first coach and drove me extremely hard from a very young age."
"When I was 8 years old, I knew nothing about martial arts. The coach told me I was talented with learning martial arts, and put me in a school."
"You must do as your people do. If my people are poor, I must be poor. People ask me, 'Why don't you find a personal coach or a private car?' I can't. Then I won't be part of my people."
"I tell you, it was kind of two-fold. I fortunately had a lot of support. My coach was amazing - he told me to focus on being prepared and that is what I did. Every athlete is nervous - any athlete who tells you they're not nervous isn't telling you the truth. I was as prepared as I could be."
"I'm a better coach now than when I joined Celtic. The longer you stay in any job, the better you become. If you lose your drive, your enthusiasm, your imagination, that experience is no good."
"My first career was as a coach and a teacher."
"Oh, man, if in real life I was as cool and suave as Coach Taylor and had all the answers, things would be easier."
"In high school, in sport, I had a coach who told me I was much better than I thought I was, and would make me do more in a positive sense. He was the first person who taught me not to be afraid of failure."
"Tennis is not like other sports where the coach is hired by an independent entity, and that makes a huge difference in the dynamic."