Elite? Oh, we're elite, most definitely. We've been one of the best in the country, man. We're elite, and if anyone wants to argue about that, they can argue with me to my face and I'll show them the facts.
I play basketball. This is what I do. There's a lot of pressure put on me, but I'm a complete player. I'm going to play how I've been playing, but now I have the ball in my hands.
If you're going to do something, you have to do it full blast. You can't be half-and-half.
That's cool, you should protect your house. It just feels good to get a road win.
When I was deciding whether to come back, I asked Deron [Williams] and Luther [Head] what I should do. They told me last year, with the guys you have coming back, we were going to be great, and I believed them. These guys seem like they're young, but they have experience. We know what we're doing.
I believe that each human being has within himself or herself at least one poem or short story, or perhaps even a full length book.
He makes sure our faith in God is still there.
If they tell me to go back to school then that's what I'll do. That's OK. I'm OK with that.
I think every team comes out and just gives it their all and plays good team basketball, and we've got to be focused every game and come out with intensity.
I just threw it up and prayed it would go in, and it went in. It was a big momentum swing for us going into halftime.
To the Indians it seemed that these Europeans hated everything in nature - the living forests and their birds and beasts, the grassy grades, the water, the soil, the air itself.
The Indians knew that life was equated with the earth and its resources, that America was a paradise, and they could not comprehend why the intruders from the East were determined to destroy all that was Indian as well as America itself.
You just don't give up. There have been times when everything seemed to conspire against getting a book done or printed, and I would feel like turning my back on the whole thing. But I came back and persisted.