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Nobody roots for Goliath. ...
by Wilt Chamberlain

Nobody roots for Goliath.
- Wilt Chamberlain

Related topics: Sports

They were so clever finding ways to get me the ball.
They had to do more than just give up open shots.
They had to avoid fouls and pass me the ball in traffic.
- Wilt Chamberlain

It just wasn't right the way they were behind by 25
points and then they're told to hold the ball.
- Wilt Chamberlain

I couldn't have come close without my teammates' help
because the Knicks didn't want me to make 100.
- Wilt Chamberlain

 

We're all fascinated by the numbers,
as we were about the 100 points.
- Wilt Chamberlain

It was a challenge to my teammates to help me.
- Wilt Chamberlain

If you have ability in a certain area,
why not capitalize on it and improve it and use it?
- Wilt Chamberlain

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But the point of using the number was to show that
sex was a great part of my life as basketball was a great part of my life.
That's the reason why I was single.
- Wilt Chamberlain

I believe that good things come to those who work.
- Wilt Chamberlain

Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.
- Wilt Chamberlain

When you go out there and do the things you're supposed to do,
people view you as selfish.
- Wilt Chamberlain

The man who won't loan money isn't going to have many friends -
or need them.
- Wilt Chamberlain

They were willing to do anything to stop me.
- Wilt Chamberlain

I get constant reminders from fans who equate that
game and my career as one and the same.
- Wilt Chamberlain

You must understand as a kid of color in those days,
the Harlem Globetrotters were like being movie stars.
- Wilt Chamberlain

With all of you men out there who think that having
a thousand different ladies is pretty cool,
I have learned in my life I've found out that having
one woman a thousand different times is much more satisfying.
- Wilt Chamberlain

I guarantee you, if you could give me 10 points in
all those seventh games against the Boston Celtics,
instead of Bill Russell having 11 rings,
I could've at least had nine or eight.
- Wilt Chamberlain

And I remember leaving my place in L.A.
and - my father is a big fight fan -
and I said,
'Dad, I got a couple of days off and I'm getting ready
to go to Houston to sign to fight Muhammad Ali.
- Wilt Chamberlain

Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

You can't stop the music, nobody can stop the music.
- Village People

Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Nobody cares how much you know,
until they know how much you care.
- attributed to Theodore Roosevelt, among others,
but probably earlier and anonymous

Existence needs you.
Without you, something will be missing
in existence and nobody can replace it.
Thats what gives you dignity,
that the whole existence will miss you.
- Osho

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

A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did.
- John Burroughs

An error does not become truth
by reason of multiplied propagation,
nor does truth become error because nobody sees it.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance.
- Dave Barry

Work like you don't need the money.
Love like you've never been hurt.
Dance like nobody's watching.
- Satchel Paige

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment
before starting to improve the world.
- Anne Frank

Nobody has ever asked the nuclear family to live
all by itself in a box the way we do.
With no relatives, no support,
we've put it in an impossible situation.
- Margaret Mead

I have a great deal of company in the house,
especially in the morning when nobody calls.
- Henry David Thoreau

One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
- Mother Teresa

Nobody, as long as he moves about
among the chaotic currents of life,
is without trouble.
- Carl Jung

Nobody makes movies bad on purpose.
- Roland Emmerich

Nobody loves a woman because she is handsome or ugly,
stupid or intelligent.
We love because we love.
- Honore de Balzac

I grew up in a house where nobody had to tell me to
go to school every day and do my homework.
- Constance Baker Motley

Do what nobody else can do for you.
Omit to do anything else.
- Henry David Thoreau

Where large sums of money are concerned,
it is advisable to trust nobody.
- Agatha Christie

Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

A man who trusts nobody is apt to be the kind of man nobody trusts.
- Harold MacMillan

The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.
- Aristotle Onassis

Nobody is as powerful as we make them out to be.
- Alice Walker

I realized my family was funny, because nobody ever
wanted to leave our house.
- Anthony Anderson

Nobody ever went broke underestimating the taste of the American public.
- H. L. Mencken

Managers in all too many American companies do not
achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it.
- Harold S. Geneen

Nobody ever gets to see what could have been.
- the 2010 movie Charlie St. Cloud

Nobody climbs mountains for scientific reasons.
Science is used to raise money for the expeditions,
but you really climb for the hell of it.
- Edmund Hillary

Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years.
We grow old by deserting our ideals.
Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
- Samuel Ullman

Nobody ever asks a father how he manages to combine marriage and a career.
- Sam Ewing

Housework is what a woman does that nobody notices
unless she hasn't done it.
- Evan Esar

Nobody really believes in equality anyway.
- Warren Farrell

The world is a country which nobody ever yet knew by description;
one must travel through it one's self to be acquainted with it.
- Lord Chesterfield

Nobody's a natural.
You work hard to get good and then work to get better.
It's hard to stay on top.
- Paul Coffey

I think a major element of jetlag is psychological.
Nobody ever tells me what time it is at home.
- David Attenborough

Sometime they'll give a war and nobody will come.
- Carl Sandburg

Nobody has ever measured, not even poets,
how much the heart can hold.
- Zelda Fitzgerald

Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way.
This happens to us all the time with computers,
and nobody thinks of complaining.
- Jef Raskin

There is nobody so irritating as somebody with less
intelligence and more sense than we have.
- Don Herold

Everything has been said before, but since nobody listens
we have to keep going back and beginning all over again.
- Andre Gide

My dreams were all my own; I accounted for them to nobody;
they were my refuge when annoyed -
my dearest pleasure when free.
- Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

High school music teachers...
nobody makes a living off it.
- David Ogden Stiers

If you know you are on the right track,
if you have this inner knowledge, then nobody can turn you off...
no matter what they say.
- Barbara McClintock

I came back to do a live concert.
Nobody had done that before and I know my managers were worried.
- Namie Amuro

Usually if nobody hates a piece, nobody loves it,
either; and a magazine which sets itself the goal of
provoking thought is not doing its job if everybody
agrees with what it does.
- Stanley Schmidt

There's nobody else that can double me -
except for a doll.
- Verne Troyer

The Packers have lots of owners nobody knows instead
of one owner who doesn't know squat.
- Jim McMahon

Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Nobody teaches you to be a father.
Nobody teaches you to be a husband.
Nobody teaches you how to be a star.
You have to learn to work with the tools.
- David Soul

We all get swept up in the hype machine.
Nobody is immune to that.
- Steven Cojocaru


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