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The problem is we play our best basketball when we get our backs against the wall. We didn't have our focus and energy coming out the second half.


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We have to stay focused in the second half. Our backs are against the wall.
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We have our backs against the wall.
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For some reason when our backs are against the wall we regain our poise and play smarter. In the sec...
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We have our backs against the wall right now. We definitely need to come out swinging.
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We've got to get it together, as we have our backs against the wall.
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JOE LOGAN
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It's definitely crushing. We have our backs against the wall now.
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We had to hold them. We had our backs against the wall.
DERRICK GIBSON
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Our backs were against the wall. We had to win this if we were going to be in the playoffs. Playing ...
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It's huge. We always come in with our backs against the wall. It's tough to play here.
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We knew our backs were against the wall. Nobody wanted to end up in the NIT.
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Our backs were against the wall, but we pulled it off.
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Our backs are against the wall.
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Our backs are to the wall. We dropped two games we shouldn't have lost.
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I thought in the second half we came out with a lot more energy. Especially our defensive energy rea...
AMY PFEIFLE
Our backs are against the wall. We can't afford to (mess) up anymore. This is it for us.
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We were definitely nervous coming out tonight. Our focus wasn't quite there, and we needed to make s...
ERIN HICKS
This is our best overall game this season. And the second half was definitely the best we have playe...
JOE DAVID
We came out lacking concentration. In the second half, however, we raised our game and we played bea...
FRAN VAZQUEZ
I was disappointed in our focus and our effort in the second half. I think we got complacent.
NATE ALTENHOFEN
Now we have to battle with our backs against the wall. Providence is rolling and you know how hard i...
ANDREW LEACH
We definitely draw off our defense, and when we play good team defense we get energy.
CAITLIN SHAW
We're fairly talented and hopefully the second half of the season will be the best basketball we pla...
LUKE VAIL
We've got to come out the same way we come out in the second half, ... We've got to start the game w...
ALLEN IVERSON
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This is another great opportunity for our guys to play against top competition in one of college bas...
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It's very dangerous to bet against Liverpool, especially when our backs are to the wall,
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Even though we won, our backs are still against the wall, ... Houston has four great players and we ...
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We had our backs against the wall. But finally, after four years and even after losing Neo for the s...
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I'm just hoping our guys will respond. Our backs are against the wall.
LEROY FOSTER
We still played good defense in the first half, but our shots just weren't falling, ... Our defense ...
HASSAN ADAMS
We picked up pace and our shots were there (in the second half). The second half was our best team e...
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Life is so complete that even when knocked on our backs, we have the best view of the stars.
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We have a right to life, not on it.
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We've got exactly what we need to fulfill our destiny!
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The first two minutes of the second half were the most important. That's when we played our best.
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We need a shift in our message and in our pulpit
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I'm already gone. I died that night on the side of that road with my sister.
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We cannot solve the problem of terrorism by asserting our will on the world.
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We didn't have one of the best third quarters. Third quarters have been our Achilles' heel. In the s...
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We only care about our faults when we realize them.
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The charms of the passing woman are generally in direct proportion to the swiftness of her passing.
MARCEL PROUST
People wish to learn to swim and at the same time to keep one foot on the ground.
MARCEL PROUST
Life is extraordinarily suave and sweet with certain natural, witty, affectionate people who have un...
MARCEL PROUST
The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, t...
MARCEL PAGNOL
Never get a mime talking. He won't stop.
MARCEL MARCEAU
It is a mistake to speak of a bad choice in love, since as soon as a choice exists, it can only be b...
MARCEL PROUST
One of a hostess's duties is to act as procuress.
MARCEL PROUST
Time, which changes people, does not alter the image we have retained of them.
MARCEL PROUST
Alchemy is a kind of philosophy: a kind of thinking that leads to a way of understanding.
MARCEL DUCHAMP
To communicate through silence is a link between the thoughts of man.
MARCEL MARCEAU
Let us leave pretty women to men devoid of imagination.
MARCEL PROUST
The bedfellows politics made are never strange. It only seems that way to those who have not watched...
MARCEL ACHARD
His hatred of snobs was a derivative of his snobbishness, but made the simpletons (in other words, e...
MARCEL PROUST
If your choice enters into it, then taste is involved - bad taste, good taste, uninteresting taste. ...
MARCEL DUCHAMP
Our memory is like a shop in the window of which is exposed now one, now another photograph of the...
MARCEL PROUST
But, when nothing subsists of an old past, after the death of people, after the destruction of thing...
MARCEL PROUST
Everything great that we know has come from neurotics. never will the world be aware of how much it ...
MARCEL PROUST
When cubism began to take a social form, Metzinger was especially talked about. He explained cubism,...
MARCEL DUCHAMP
Jean's desires, like those of all men in love, were concentrated on the impossible.
MARCEL PROUST
And then, gradually, the memory of her would fade away, I had forgotten the girl of my dream.
MARCEL PROUST
Painter after painter, since the beginning of the century, has tended toward abstraction. First, the...
MARCEL DUCHAMP
Why are all the artists so dead-set on distorting? It seems to be a reaction against photography, bu...
MARCEL DUCHAMP
A cathedral, a wave of a storm, a dancer's leap, never turn out to be as high as we had hoped
MARCEL PROUST
I force myself to contradict myself in order to avoid conforming to my own taste.
MARCEL DUCHAMP
Most of our faculties lie dormant because they can rely upon Habit, which knows what there is to be ...
MARCEL PROUST
We don't receive wisdom we must discover it for ourselves.
MARCEL PROUST
I cannot express the uneasiness caused in me by this intrusion of mystery and beauty into a room I h...
MARCEL PROUST
One must pass through the network of influence. One is obligated to be influenced, and one accepts t...
MARCEL DUCHAMP
It may well have been, too, that the smiling moderation with which she faced and answered these blas...
MARCEL PROUST
... I felt that I was not penetrating to the full depth of my impression, that something more lay be...
MARCEL PROUST
... whose inferiority proclaimed her own supremacy so loud...
MARCEL PROUST
Those whose suffering is due to love are, as we say of certain invalids, their own physicians
MARCEL PROUST
Time, which changes people, does not alter the image we have retained of them
MARCEL PROUST
If only for the sake of elegance, I try to remain morally pure.
MARCEL PROUST
We don't receive wisdom; We must discover it.
MARCEL PROUST
A magician makes the visible invisible. A mime maks the invisble visible.
MARCEL MARCEAU
Chess can be described as the movement of pieces eating one another.
MARCEL DUCHAMP
It is often hard to bear the tears that we ourselves have caused.
MARCEL PROUST
Quartering the topmost branches of one of the tall trees, an invisible bird was striving to make the...
MARCEL PROUST
Dada was an extreme protest against the physical side of painting. It was a metaphysical attitude.
MARCEL DUCHAMP
Love is a striking example of how little reality means to us.
MARCEL PROUST