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The four teams that got byes in a 16-team league got penalized. You're not playing 16, 15, 14, and 13 anymore to get warmed up and get used to tournament play in Madison Square Garden. You're playing what turns out to be a five seed in the NCAA Tournament. And they've got a game under their belt in Madison Square Garden. Fatigue is of no issue. ... I don't care if you have to do it Tuesday night. Do 1-16, 8-9. I [feel] strongly about that.


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It has been lately urged in a very respectable quarter that it is the mission of this country to spr...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
True consistency, that of the prudent and the wise, is to act in conformity with circumstances and n...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
A compromise is but an act of Congress. It may be overruled at any time. It gives us no security. Bu...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
In its exterior relations - abroad - this government is the sole and exclusive representative of the...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Our government is deeply disordered; its credit is impaired; its debt increasing; its expenditures e...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Protection and patriotism are reciprocal.
JOHN CALDWELL CALHOUN
What people can excel our Northern and New England brethren in skill, invention, activity, energy, p...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
It is a fundamental rule with me not to vote for a loan or tax bill till I am satisfied it is necess...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Once established with Great Britain, it would not be difficult, with moderation and prudence, to est...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
It is a universal and fundamental political principle that the power to protect can safely be confid...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
So long as the Oregon question is left open, Mexico will calculate the chances of a rupture between ...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
There is not an example on record of any free state holding a province of the same extent and popula...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
War, in our country, ought never to be resorted to but when it is clearly justifiable and necessary;...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
We make a great mistake in supposing all people are capable of self-government.
JOHN C. CALHOUN
When we contend, let us contend for all our rights - the doubtful and the certain, the unimportant a...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
With such irresistible evidence before us of the great and rapid progress of abolitionism without th...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Beware the wrath of a patient adversary.
JOHN C. CALHOUN
I am aware how difficult is the task to preserve free institutions over so wide a space and so immen...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
There is but one nation on the globe from which we have anything serious to apprehend, but that is t...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
The day that the balance between the two sections of the country - the slaveholding States and the n...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
If not met promptly and decidedly, the two portions of the Union will gradually become thoroughly al...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
The surrender of life is nothing to sinking down into acknowledgment of inferiority.
JOHN C. CALHOUN
I am a planter - a cotton planter. I am a Southern man and a slaveholder - a kind and a merciful one...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
The interval between the decay of the old and the formation and establishment of the new constitutes...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
The Government of the absolute majority instead of the Government of the people is but the Governmen...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
None but a people advanced to a high state of moral and intellectual excellence are capable in a civ...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
I want no presidency; I want to do my duty. No denunciations here, or out of this House, can deflect...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
What is it but a cunningly devised scheme to take from one State and to give to another - to repleni...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
I will not attempt to show that it would be a great evil to increase the patronage of the Executive....
JOHN C. CALHOUN
What we want, above all things on earth in our public men, is independence. It is one great defect i...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
It is admitted on all sides that we must equalize the revenue and expenditures. The scheme of borrow...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Fanatics, as a class, have far more zeal than intellect and are fanatics only because they have. The...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
In 1828 we raised the duties, on an average, to nearly fifty per cent, when the debt was on the eve ...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
In the unfixables of our lives we are invited to keep company with Jesus and take a risk that God's ...
ADELE AHLBERG CALHOUN
I am impressed with the belief that our naval force ought not to cost more in proportion than the Br...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
It is harder to preserve than to obtain liberty.
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Every increase of protective duties is necessarily followed, in the present condition of our country...
JOHN C. CALHOUN
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applyi...
JIM ROHN
Your religion cannot be divorced from your relationships.
JIM GEORGE
We can provide beta software to our developers in advance of the general public. We can easily link ...
JIM BARKSDALE
As a dad, you are the Vice President of the executive branch of parenting. It doesn't matter wha...
JIM GAFFIGAN
When you're talking about people like Shonda Rhimes, Vince Gilligan or Beau Willimon, you're...
JIM RASH
Babies should be classified as an antidepressant. It's pretty hard to be in a bad mood around a ...
JIM GAFFIGAN
The most I have to fear while hiking in Warwickshire and Worcestershire, the two historic British co...
JIM CRACE
I've tried everything. I've done therapy, I've done colonics. I went to a psychic who ha...
JIM CARREY
All I can do is keep working, keep auditioning, keep talking to people - and whatever it takes to sh...
JIM PARSONS
These days the temptation to use steroids in sports has become too great for many young athletes.
JIM SENSENBRENNER
We are delightfully trapped by our memories. I can't drink a bottle of Chateauneuf-du-Pape Vieux...
JIM HARRISON
Since the events of September 11, we've rightfully changed our military strategy so we're no...
JIM GERLACH
Comedians kind of write what comes to them. You can give yourself little assignments, but it's w...
JIM GAFFIGAN
I was an Army intelligence agent and a veteran during the Cold War, assigned to West Germany. I was ...
JIM GILMORE
And I'm going to work as hard as I can... for cancer research and hopefully, maybe, we'll ha...
JIM VALVANO
It's made it easier to communicate important issues, but I wonder if connecting with millions of...
JIM PARSONS
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let other...
JIM ROHN
I am appalled by the notion of cultural wars.
JIM LEACH