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    I enjoyed being a teammate of Deion Sanders. He brings different elements to the game that many people would not even realize, and to watch and witness a superior talent like him and watch him prepare and train, and study the game is truly amazing.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: people  talent  games 
     
    I've given everything I can possible to the game, on and off the field.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: games 
     
    Not only does he have the NFC East record for touchdowns, but also the team record.
    — Emmitt Smith
    If you want to stay perfect, you cannot go undefeated with a blemish on your record.
    — Emmitt Smith
    Consistency shows value. It breeds trust. You know that I'm going to show up every week.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: trust  value 
     
    If you're not settled spiritually, things can be a little bit more chaotic than normal.
    — Emmitt Smith
    History has never seen Emmitt Smith. I don't care what has come before me. That's why they call it history you create new history.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: care 
     
    I'm very confident I'm one of the best to ever play the game, but once you talk about the greatest, how can you define greatest?
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: games 
     
    Vision gets the dreams started.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: vision  dreams 
     
    If you know anything about me, I've never been a trash-talker. That's not even part of my DNA.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: dna 
     
    I've learned that football sometimes was an outlet. It was a way for me to release anger, release frustration.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: anger  football 
     
    I was going through a little bit of turbulence in my career. And so, it's funny how turbulence itself will make you hold onto something for security. And so the only thing I knew is trust in the Lord and lean not unto your own heart, in all thy ways acknowledge him and he shall direct thy path.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: funny  heart  trust  career  path 
     
    Do not compare yourself. Find out what God has placed in your ability.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: god 
     
    I used to imagine what it would be like to do what Jim Brown was doing. I used to imagine what it would be like to be like a Tony Dorsett. I used to imagine what it would be like to be like a Walter Payton. I was imagining Emmitt Smith doing exactly what they were doing.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: imagine 
     
    Don't complain to others about your troubles. Half of them don't care and the other half are glad.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: care 
     
    We are all born naked into this world, but each of us is fully clothed in potential.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: world  potential 
     
    As long as you and I are still breathing, we have a purpose to serve
    — Emmitt Smith
    In order to achieve great things in your life, you have to be consistent in what you are doing.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: achieve 
     
    Your attitude determines your aptitude!
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: attitude 
     
    What I accomplished definitely wasn't achieved by myself. Without others, none of this would have been possible.
    — Emmitt Smith
    Dreaming means 'rehearsing' what you see, playing it over and over in your mind until it becomes as real to you as your life right now.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: dreaming  right  real  mind 
     
    All men are created equal. Some work harder in preseason.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: men  work 
     
    I may win and I may lose, but I will never be defeated
    — Emmitt Smith
    For me, winning isn't something that happens suddenly on the field when the whistle blows and the crowds roar. Winning is something that builds physically and mentally every day that you train and every night that you dream.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: night  winning  dreams 
     
    You cannot change the stripes of a leopard.
    — Emmitt Smith
    Adrian Peterson is redefining the way teams defend the running ability.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: running 
     
    Consistency is one of the hallmarks of my career. You knew what you were going to get out of E-Smith every game, every year, no matter if I was 22, 21 or 35 years old.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: career  games  year 
     
    I don't have to put on shoulder pads and run out there and let somebody hit on me a little bit.
    — Emmitt Smith
    One thing I can say about the Dallas Cowboys: They have always had talent around them. They have been one of the most talented football teams in all of football.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: talent  football 
     
    I don't have to get up in the morning and go beat up my body like I used to. I don't have to be out there in August in 108 degree weather down in Texas.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: body 
     
    I have been a Cowboys fan since I was a little bitty boy. And my dream has finally become a reality, of not only just playing a professional, becoming a professional athlete, but playing for the team that I always wanted to play for.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: reality  boys  dreams 
     
    Marriage is not something that's easy, but nothing in life is easy.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: marriage 
     
    I love to play bid whist as much as I love football.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: football 
     
    There's a lot of dancing in football. You can see Victor Cruz doing a little bit of cha-cha or sambra move in the end zone. You can see Terrell Owens getting his popcorn ready. You can see Ochocinco doing the river dance. But not so much in the ballroom.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: dance  football 
     
    What we shared and what we were able to accomplish on the football field was something unbelievable.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: football 
     
    The leadership definitely have to come from the leaders.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: leader  leadership 
     
    Don't worry about the game you just won or the team that we just blew out... or, um... blown... blowed out... Let's think about what we need to do going forward, and they had, uh... blown out.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: worries  games 
     
    School is not easy for kids and football wasn't easy for me... but if it's something you truly believe in, it's something you've got to fight for and be willing to do what you need to do make it work.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: work  believe  fight  school  kids  football 
     
    I know how important it is to have your quarterback standing upright. Matter of fact, I know how important it is not to allow someone hit on him period because I want him to think that this pocket is completely safe, no one is going to get to me and I got all the time in the world to make whatever decisions I need to make.
    — Emmitt Smith
    tags: time  world  decision  facts 
     
    I'm an enigma, an unknown. You can't really figure out what I'm going to do next. I like it like that.
    — Emmitt Smith
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