I got a call to come in and meet Fox, and the rest is history.
A lot of young players don't really know much about the history of the game and a lot of them are missing out on what the game is all about, especially the whole concept of sportsmanship and teamwork.
In a typical history book, black Americans are mentioned in the context of slavery or civil rights. There's so much more to the story.
I did a book in 1996, an overview of black history. In that process I became more aware of a lot of the black inventors of the 19th century.
This is what I would have done if I had to have a real job: I would have been a history teacher.
The Middle East has the highest unemployment percentage of any region in the world we have the largest youth cohort of history coming into the market place that frustration does translate into the political sphere when people are hungry and without jobs.
King Abdullah II
Christians should be ready for a change because Jesus was the greatest changer in history.
The United States is the most powerful nation on Earth and it just can't walk away from the Middle East and central Asia and the Horn of Africa.
Nigeria has had a complicated colonial history. My work has examined that part of our story extensively.
No people in history have ever survived who thought they could protect their freedom by making themselves inoffensive to their enemies.
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that.
History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul.
The science of politics is the one science that is deposited by the streams of history, like the grains of gold in the sand of a river; and the knowledge of the past, the record of truths revealed by experience, is eminently practical, as an instrument of action and a power that goes to making the future.
Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.
I have written too much history to have faith in it; and if anyone thinks I'm wrong, I am inclined to agree with him.