Lenny Wilkens - Quotes

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We should never discourage young people from dreaming dreams.

We should never discourage young people from dreaming dreams.

Intimidation doesn't last very long. ---->>>

The American dream, to me, means having the opportunity to achieve, because I don't think you should be guaranteed anything other than opportunity. ---->>>

If you can't go through it, find a way around it. Don't spend all your time banging your head. ---->>>

If you fail the first time that's just a chance to start over again. ---->>>

I never really had a chance to know the players individually... I thought when they were on the floor, they worked hard. But I never really got to know them. ---->>>

I worry about the things I can affect, and the things I have no control over I move by. ---->>>

If you want it, you've got to give it. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 10-28, 1937
Occupation: Athlete

Leonard Randolph "Lenny" Wilkens (born October 28, 1937) is an American retired basketball player and coach in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has been inducted three times into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, first in 1989 as a player, as a coach in 1998, and in 2010 as part of the 1992 United States Olympic "Dream Team", for which he was an assistant coach (wikipedia)