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The Italians are very strong defensively.
by Alan Hansen

The Italians are very strong defensively.
They showed in Euro 2000 how good defensively they are.
- Alan Hansen

I played against the Brazilians in '82,
who were definitely the best team never to have won the World Cup.
- Alan Hansen

Manchester City have been in the doldrums for a while,
they came up and went straight back down again.
- Alan Hansen

In '82 Brazil showed that you can't win the World Cup without a solid defense.
- Alan Hansen

 

What I always do is just look at the players,
look at the best 11 they can put on the pitch.
- Alan Hansen

Potentially he could be.
He scored the goal four years ago in France against
Argentina that was extraordinary.
- Alan Hansen

I don't expect to see them in the top six but I think
of all the teams that have come up in previous seasons,
I think Manchester City are the biggest club.
- Alan Hansen

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The World Cup needs a brilliant Brazilian team.
- Alan Hansen

Everybody likes Brazil and we want the Brazilians to come out.
- Alan Hansen

The boy can do anything, but to be the star of the
World Cup you have got to get to the final and win it!
- Alan Hansen

It's incredible considering the public perception that
he was tight fisted and he was more than prudent,
and lacked ambition to take Tottenham to where the fans wanted them to be.
- Alan Hansen

I think if Tottenham are going to be top four side,
the fans and the club will need to get away from the
philosophy of 'pretty football',
that's got to go.
- Alan Hansen

These guys live and breathe football;
they get something out of going to the training ground every day.
- Alan Hansen

I think when people talk about ambition and talking to him,
it might have seemed that he wasn't ambitious.
- Alan Hansen

I think the reality is that, that money was probably badly spent.
- Alan Hansen

I don't think anyone enjoyed it.
Apart from the people who watched it.
- Alan Hansen

We got stuffed 4-1, but it was just great to play against,
it was like an education.
You think you are half good and then you go and play
against a side like that!
- Alan Hansen

He's sharp, he can score and he doesn't worry about missing.
- Alan Hansen

When George Graham was there they complained,
harking back to better days, but I think that's a fantasy.
- Alan Hansen

Even though they won't finish in the top four this season,
they will still be of the contenders next season.
- Alan Hansen

The pressures are intense, because the rewards for
success and the penalty for failure are more and more.
- Alan Hansen

The lucky thing was that I was Italian;
when the other Italians saw me fight back,
they came to my defence.
- Gregory Corso

Italians have no sense of the dramatic.
- Jose Carreras

The English say, Yours Truly, and mean it.
The Italians say, I kiss your feet, and mean,
I kick your head.
- Wilfred Owen

Italians can not beat us, but we can certainly lose against them.
- Johan Cruijff

I am disgusted by the anti-Semitism of many Italians,
of many Europeans.
- Oriana Fallaci

Some Italians are geniuses, but you have to find a balance.
- Alain Prost

People have an image of Italians.
When I go somewhere in the world, I don't care where it is,
when they look at me it's not about my intelligence.
It's who can I beat up.
- Danny Aiello

I love places that have an incredible history.
I love the Italian way of life.
I love the food.
I love the people.
I love the attitudes of Italians.
- Elton John

Italians come to ruin most generally in three ways,
women, gambling, and farming.
My family chose the slowest one.
- Pope John XXIII

Take care, these Italians, full of failings,
are neither you, nor me; they are your neighbors,
the ones you meet on the staircase and whom you do not like to greet.
- Alberto Sordi

Love and understand the Italians, for the people are
more marvellous than the land.
- E. M. Forster

I have been further enlightened by the conversation
and correspondence of some illustrious Italians,
whom I would gladly name, were I not afraid of exposing them to danger.
- Edmond About

As they say in Italy, Italians were eating with a knife
and fork when the French were still eating each other.
The Medici family had to bring their Tuscan cooks up
there so they could make something edible.
- Mario Batali

You see how Spanish, Italians, Portuguese play football.
I don't say they are perfect, I say English football
has a few things to learn from them in the same way
they have a lot of things to learn from English football.
- Jose Mourinho

Italians know about human nature - they understand
human nature perhaps better than anyone else does.
They know that people are weak and greedy and lazy
and dishonest and they just try to make the best of it;
to work around it.
- Donna Leon

I think that we must come together progressively,
with the British, the Germans, the Spanish,
the Italians and with the new members of the European Union,
we must make an effort to forge closer links.
- Jean-Pierre Raffarin

Most correspondents came from the former colonial powers -
there were British,
French, and a lot of Italians, because there were a
lot of Italian communities there.
And of course there were a lot of Russians.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

Most Italians who came to this country are very patriotic.
There was this exciting possibility that if you worked real hard,
and you loved something, you could become successful.
- Francis Ford Coppola

The Italians always made good wine, but you had the
impression they were friendly guys in straw hats running
family vineyards with slaves or something so that the
vino was never more than ten bucks a bottle.
- Joe Bob Briggs

Courage doesn't always roar.
Sometimes courage is the quiet voice
at the end of the day, saying,
"I will try again tomorrow."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The future belongs to those
who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
- Chinese proverb often quoted by Eleanor Roosevelt

Life is always lived in the eye-of-the-storm
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

We Can Do It!
- WW II US Government Poster

You have to accept whatever comes
and the only important thing is that you meet it with courage
and with the best that you have to give.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

You must do the thing that you think you cannot do.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

When you reach the end of your rope,
tie a knot and hang on.
- Anonymous Saying
(Sometimes attributed to Franklin D. Roosevelt,
Eleanor Roosevelt, or Thomas Jefferson)

Courage is doing what you're afraid to do.
There can be no courage unless you're scared.
- Eddie Rickenbacker

What is to give light must endure the burning.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Men are not prisoners of fate,
but only prisoners of their own minds.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

My experience has been that work is
almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

As for accomplishments,
I just did what I had to do as things came along.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience
in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Never allow a person to tell you NO
who doesn't have the power to say YES.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Do what you feel in your heart to be right.
You'll be criticized anyway.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

What one has to do usually can be done.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

I believe that anyone can conquer fear
by doing the things he fears to do,
provided he keeps doing them until he gets
a record of successful experience behind him.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

People grow through experience
if they meet life honestly and courageously.
This is how character is built.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

He who conquers others is strong;
He who conquers himself is mighty.
- Lao Tzu

There are no guarantees.
From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough.
From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.
- Emmanuel (Pat Rodegast)

In the world there is nothing more
submissive and weak than water.
Yet for attacking that which is hard and strong,
nothing can surpass it.
- Lao Tzu

Today, when the winds of adversity blow strong,
redirect their force into the
service of your highest intention.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Shallow men believe in luck.
Strong men believe in cause and effect.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The weak can never forgive.
Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Character is higher than intellect.
A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

He who believes is strong; he who doubts is weak.
Strong convictions precede great actions.
- Louisa May Alcott

Life was meant to be lived,
and curiosity must be kept alive.
One must never, for whatever reason,
turn his back on life.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen


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