I am highly offended by the total lack of acknowledgement of my contribution to Laker success.
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Music is really something that makes people whole.
I have been coaching recently. I coached high school basketball in Arizona, and I hope that more opportunities become available.
I try to do the right thing at the right time. They may just be little things, but usually they make the difference between winning and losing.
Black people don't have an accurate idea of their history, which has been either suppressed or distorted.
My health is fine.
My grandfather and my uncle both died from colorectal cancer, my dad almost died from it and I have the gene for it.
I did a book in 1996, an overview of black history. In that process I became more aware of a lot of the black inventors of the 19th century.
I hope to be involved in a successful movie script.
The type of leukemia that I am dealing with is treatable. So if I do what my doctors tell me to do - get my blood checked regularly, take my meds and consult with my doctor and follow any additional instructions he might make - I will be able to maintain my good health and live my life with a minimum of disruptions to my lifestyle.
Music rhythms are mathematical patterns. When you hear a song and your body starts moving with it, your body is doing math. The kids in their parents' garage practicing to be a band may not realize it, but they're also practicing math.
People who own property feel a sense of ownership in their future and their society. They study, save, work, strive and vote. And people trapped in a culture of tenancy do not.
By trying we can easily endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.
A women who doesn't wear perfume has no future.
I think the way things have been left after Iraq is that people won't believe the Government of the day, so they have to know that lessons have been learnt and that all political parties and people, whether they were for or against the invasion of Iraq, have learnt lessons.
The big divide in this country is not between Democrats and Republicans, or women and men, but between talkers and doers.
Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
Love isn't an emotion or an instinct - it's an art.
When we lose one blessing, another is often, most unexpectedly, given in its place.
If a way to the better there be, it lies in taking a full look at the worst.
You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past.