Hoosiers

Hoosiers quotes

28 total quotes (ID: 854)

Coach Norman Dale
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[to player who is praying] Strap, God wants you on the floor.


Player: [to shorter player] Didn't know they grew 'em so small on the farm.

Myra Fleener: A man your age comes to a place like this, either he's running away from something or he has nowhere else to go.
Coach Norman Dale: What I'm doing here has nothing to do with you.
Myra Fleener: Just stay away from Jimmy. I don't want him coaching in Hickory when he's fifty.

Myra Fleener: Leave him alone, alright? He's a real special kid and, and I have high hopes for him and... I think if he works really hard, he can get an academic scholarship to Wabash College and can get out of this place.
Coach Norman Dale: Why, do you have something against this place?

Coach Norman Dale: You know, if everyone is as nice as you, country hospitality is gonna get an awful name.
Myra Fleener: What a pleasant thing to say.

My practices aren't designed for your enjoyment.

There's a, um tradition in tournament play- not talk about the next step until you've climbed the one in front of you. I'm sure going to the state finals is beyond your wildest dreams, so let's just keep it right there.

I've seen you guys can shoot but there's more to the game than shooting. There's fundamentals and defense.

My team is on the floor.

[a player complains about the training] You are in the Army. You're in my Army. Everyday between three and five.

Welcome to Indiana basketball.

[Strap is continuing his prayer as the team gets ready to leave the locker room]
Coach Norman Dale: Strap?
Coach Norman Dale: [to another player] How long is he going to go on like this?
Rade: I don't know. He'll come when he's ready, not before.
Coach Norman Dale: Hopefully that'll be sometime before tip-off.

I love you guys.