"Academics often discount the value of top-rated sports programs in helping to develop a campus life and in contributing to the overall success of a college or university. Like it or not, the sports programs a college or university has are the front page of that university."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."James E. Rogers on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."James E. Rogers on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."James E. Rogers on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."James E. Rogers on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."James E. Rogers on Henry David Thoreau
"I come from a profession which has suffered greatly because of the lack of civility. Lawyers treat each other poorly and it has come home to haunt them. The public will not tolerate a lack of civility."