quote by Tyra Banks

I haven't seen the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, the Louvre. I haven't seen anything. I don't really care.

— Tyra Banks

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The only qualifications for a lineman are to be big and dumb.

To be a back, you only have to be dumb.

Sure, I'd love to beat Notre Dame, don't get me wrong.

But nothing matters more than beating that cow college on the other side of the state!

There is no academic virtue in playing mediocre football and no academic vice in winning a game that by all odds one should lose...There has indeed been a surrender at Notre Dame, but it is a surrender to excellence on all fronts, and in this we hope to rise above ourselves with the help of God.

There are two kinds of people in the world, observers and non-observers.

An atheist is a man who watches a Notre Dame -- Southern Methodist University game and doesn't care who wins.

The morning we left South Bend, every student and professor was out of bed long before breakfast and marched downtown accompanying the team to the railroad station. It was the first time I'd seen anything like this mass hysteria generated on the Notre Dame campus over a football game.

I follow three rules: Do the right thing, do the best you can, and always show people you care. You’ve got to make a sincere attempt to have the right goals to begin with, then go after them with appropriate effort, and remember that you can’t really achieve anything great without the help of others.

I don't know what my appeal is. I can see I've got blue eyes and don't look like the Hunchback of Notre Dame but I can't understand the fuss.

I do not believe there is an atheist in the world who would bulldoze Mecca-or Chartres, York Minster or Notre Dame, the Shwe Dagon, the temples of Kyoto or, of course, the Buddhas of Bamiyan.

A few years ago I met an old professor at the University of Notre Dame.

Looking back on his long life of teaching, he said with a funny wrinkle in his eyes: I have always been complaining that my work was constantly interrupted, until I slowly discovered that my interruptions were my work.

There are two kinds of people in the world, Notre Dame lovers and Notre Dame haters. And, quite frankly, they're both a pain in the ass.

Always remember..... Goliath was a 40 point favorite over David.

Those who know Notre Dame, no explanation’s necessary.

Those who don’t, no explanation will suffice.

Lads, you're not to miss practice unless your parents died or you died.

Whether you like it or not, you're a national figure after five games at Notre Dame.

The message that President Obama delivered in his speech at Notre Dame was: morality is immoral. Pro-life is the extremist position, not a moral position. Yet we should compromise and work to reduce abortions. Where's the compromise between life and death - and why work to reduce the number of them occurring if there's nothing wrong with them?

The owl goes not into the nest of the lark.

Winning means everything...You show me a good loser and I'll show a loser.

To a gargoyle on the ramparts of Notre Dame as Esmeralda rides off with Gringoire Quasimodo says. "Why was I not made of stone like thee?

It isn't necessary to see a good tackle. You can hear it.

The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, who said to his tailor Irving, Forget the slacks - please work on the blazer! Never got a dinner!

I could have been a Rhodes Scholar, except for my grades.

I'm going to be the next head coach at Notre Dame.

Ron Powlus will win the Heisman two times and be the greatest quarterback in the history of Notre Dame.

For dogs we kings should have lions, and for cats, tigers. The great benefits a crown.

I took a Russian class at Notre Dame.

Never in my wildest dreams did I think I would fly someday in a Russian spacecraft with two cosmonauts, speaking only Russian.

In 1953 there were two ways for an Irish Catholic boy to impress his parents: become a priest or attend Notre Dame.

I noticed the drama majors on campus when I was at Notre Dame.

They just seemed to be freer spirits than the rest of us. There was joy in their work; they were the only ones studying something whose work made them happy. I envied that.

I missed so many opportunities along the way to do what I wanted to do because I didn't have the confidence to tell myself, much less anybody else, 'Yes, this is the business I wanted to be a part of, and not feeling that I had the talent... and letting it go all the way through Notre Dame and then through two years of Navy service.

by making himself a priest made himself a demon.

At home I have a copy of the April 21, 1986, issue of 'Sports Illustrated.

' I'm on the cover with the blurb, 'Can Lou Do It?' I'd just arrived at Notre Dame, and with spring football underway, I was the focal point of that week's coverage.

When I left the University of Notre Dame, I honestly felt I would never coach again.

You don't go to Notre Dame to learn something; you go to Notre Dame to be somebody.

If you look at the history of Notre Dame, if you hire a coach who's been successful at another college program, they're going to be ultra successful at Notre Dame because the talent will always be there.

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