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By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

All men are created equal. Some work harder in preseason.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

I don't have to put on shoulder pads and run out there and let somebody hit on me a little bit.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

I love to play bid whist as much as I love football.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Emmitt Smith is in a position, in my opinion, where he should be the highest-paid running back in football. He's a guy who has gone out and led the league in rushing and been productive.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Don't complain to others about your troubles. Half of them don't care and the other half are glad.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Your biggest fear is the transition from football to business. You feel inferior at the beginning. You don't have the knowledge to compete. But once you start focusing and understanding, then you start relating to things.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Adrian Peterson is redefining the way teams defend the running ability.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Your attitude determines your aptitude!

By Anonym 13 Sep

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.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

If you're not settled spiritually, things can be a little bit more chaotic than normal.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

If you want to stay perfect, you cannot go undefeated with a blemish on your record.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Every time fans turned on the television or watched the Dallas Cowboys, I wanted to give them the performance of a lifetime.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

What we shared and what we were able to accomplish on the football field was something unbelievable.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

As a former football player who has carried a football more than 4,000 times, trust me, I did not go into ballroom dancing with my body being 100 percent, with no aches or pains or ailments coming with me. When you're dancing, you're doing stuff that your body's not used to, and so you start to aggravate those old injuries.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Marriage is not something that's easy, but nothing in life is easy.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Some if it may seem hokey to some people, but if you traveled where I've traveled, done what I've done and seen the results that I've been getting, then you understand where I'm coming from. Playing in a football game is like being in 30-40 car accidents. You can find yourself in awkward positions. That stuff takes its toll. But if you take advantage of health care, balance your body back out, put it back where its supposed to be, you function better, and you recover faster.

By Anonym 13 Sep

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.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

There's a lot of dancing in football. You can see Victor Cruz doing a little bit of a cha-cha or samba move in the end zone. You can see Terrell Owens getting his popcorn ready. You can see Ochocinco doing the Riverdance. But not so much when it comes to ballroom.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

If you know anything about me, I've never been a trash-talker. That's not even part of my DNA.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

In order to achieve great things in your life, you have to be consistent in what you are doing.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

We are all born naked into this world, but each of us is fully clothed in potential.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Always, through my whole life, I've had a thirst for knowledge.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

There's always a chance. Somebody has got to want me, and if they don't want me, then what? I want to play. I want to do what I want to do.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Vision gets the dreams started. Dreaming employs your God-given imagination to reinforce the vision. Both are part of something I believe is absolutely necessary to building the life of a champion, a winner, a person of high character who is consistently at the top of whatever game he or she is in.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Football is a team sport, and there is no one individual who is bigger than the next person.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Not only does he have the NFC East record for touchdowns, but also the team record.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Emmitt Smith is someone that I have great respect for - as a player, a competitor and a person. His contributions to the organization and the NFL speak for themselves.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

A lot of the issues of the Dallas Cowboys yesterday having pressure on Tony Romo, came from the outside pressure.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

I'm an enigma, an unknown. You can't really figure out what I'm going to do next. I like it like that.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Do not compare yourself. Find out what God has placed in your ability.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emmitt Smith

I've learned that football sometimes was an outlet. It was a way for me to release anger, release frustration.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Charles Haley changed the way the Cowboys played football in the 90s. And the reason why I say that is because he was such a dominant force coming off the edge, where it took two and three to block him.

By Anonym 14 Sep

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.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emmitt Smith

My mom said, 'Don't get married. You're too young. Go out there and experience what life has to offer.' And I did.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

I may win and I may lose, but I will never be defeated

By Anonym 13 Sep

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.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emmitt Smith

Vision gets the dreams started.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emmitt Smith

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.