"I am sure that no man can derive more pleasure from money or power than I do from seeing a pair of basketball goals in some out of the way place."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."James Naismith on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."James Naismith on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."James Naismith on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."James Naismith on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."James Naismith on Booker T. Washington