quote by James Naismith

Basketball really had its origin in Indiana, which remains the center of the sport.

— James Naismith

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But people that are worried about unborn babies are the same ones that vote against kindergarten programs in Indiana or school lunch funds out of the federal government.

There is a large body of abolitionists in Clinton and Clark Counties in this state, and in Wayne County Indiana, that would undoubtedly support such a store, but whether their support would be sufficient, I am unable to say.

Our goal was to win, to win a Super Bowl, but also to win in the right way, to be role models to our community, to represent Indianapolis, the state of Indiana and the National Football League.

I occasionally got called the Rush Limbaugh of Indiana, but most people knew that my style was different.

I want to say thank you to the great state of Indiana and all the fans.

... Pacers Nation, Blue and Gold, thank you guys so much.

In my home state of Indiana we prove every day that you can build a growing economy on balanced budgets, low taxes.

It occurred to me in my junior year of high school.

I got my first letter from a big college. I still have that letter to this day - a letter from Indiana.

Whoever had the bright idea of putting Indiana Jones in a leather jacket and a fedora in the jungle ought to be dragged into the street and shot.

The red I wear is Indiana's red, not Moscow's red. Indiana was here long before communism.

Indianapolis, Indiana is the first place in the United States of America where a white man was hanged for the murder of an Indian. The kind of people who'll hang a white man for murdering an Indian--that's the kind of people for me.

I love working for the people of Indiana.

I love helping our citizens make the most of their lives, but I do not love Congress.

I look at decisions like - it's like an Indiana Jones movie.

The guy comes to a rope ladder, and he's being chased. There's uncertainty on the other side, but he knows when he gets to the other side, he's going to take his machete and cut the rope ladder behind him. He has no retreat.

If my primary purpose here at Indiana is to go out and win ballgames, I can probably do that as well as anybody can. I would just cheat, get some money from a lot of people around Indianapolis who want to run the operation that way, and just go out and get the best basketball players I can. Then we'd beat everybody.

And this year, when we end the cruel, defeatist practice of passing children who cannot read into fourth grade, and when our most diligent students begin to graduate from high school in 11 years, and get a head start on college costs with the dollars they earned through their hard work, others will take notice of Indiana yet again.

I grew up in Columbus, Indiana, a kind of industrial and farmland place.

I never had an imaginary friend, just imaginary circumstances.

I was so into the Indiana Jones movies and I would constantly reenact circumstances. I broke my left arm three times, two of which were me trying to be Indiana Jones.

Everything I do is going to be gangsta rap, street based, street oriented.

.. I'm from Gary, Indiana, and everybody's damn near at the poverty level.

We really think health savings accounts were kind of invented in Indiana.

I'm from Indiana, the home of more first-rate second-class men than any other state in the union.

Democrats couldn't care less if people in Indiana hate them.

But if Europeans curl their lips, liberals can't look at themselves in the mirror.

At Bloomington, Indiana, I was invited to listen to music written in quarter tones for four harps and voices. I had to go out to be sick.

Indiana is a state dedicated to basketball.

Basketball, soybeans, hogs and basketball. Berkeley, needless to say, is not nearly as athletic. Berkeley is dedicated to coffee, angst, potholes and coffee.

I just played at a club in L.A. called the Baked Potato. It fits like 90 people. It's like playing somewhere in a basement in, like, Indiana or somewhere where all your friends show up. It's really fun and there's a very different energy to that than to play to 50,000 at a Tokyo baseball stadium.

It doesn't interest me to be Harrison Ford.

It interests me to be Mike Pomeroy and Indiana Jones and Jack Ryan. I don't want to be in the Harrison Ford business. I take what I do seriously, but I don't take myself seriously.

My favorite Knicks moment was when we beat Indiana in Game 7 to reach the NBA Finals. We worked so hard as a team to reach that moment that it was very satisfying to beat Indiana and reach the Finals.

People in Indiana have known me for 25 years. They've known George Bush four.

We're [with Donald Trump] working from Day 1, which will be [Monday, January 23 2017], the first full business day of the administration, to begin to roll back the unconstitutional executive orders and an avalanche of regulations that have been stifling growth and jobs in Indiana and across the economy.

I'm not a comic book character. I'm not Indiana Jones or Bond, I'm a flesh and blood guy who is ageing and changing. I don't have to do what I did in '93. I couldn't do it and thank God.

Nothing can kill the future dreams and goals of a new graduate than 50k of debt like an anvil over your head. I got to Indiana University not because I visited the campus and loved everything about it. I picked Indiana University because I saw a list of the top 10 business schools and it was the cheapest.

I am originally from Indiana. I know what most of you are thinking: Indiana - mafia.

Where do I get my ideas from? You might as well have asked that of Beethoven.

He was goofing around in Germany like everybody else, and all of a sudden this stuff came gushing out of him. It was music. I was goofing around like everybody else in Indiana, and all of a sudden stuff came gushing out. It was disgust with civilization.

If the federal government had been around when the Creator was putting His hand to this state, Indiana wouldn't be here. It'd still be waiting for an environmental impact statement.

Well, I was born and raised in the Midwest, in Indiana specifically, and my childhood was full of weekend movies, you know, the Saturday and Sunday popcorn movies.

It's an odd thing to go to New York to shoot a movie that is set in Indiana.

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