Max Walker - Quotes

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Given how well the cards have been dealt to someone like myself, I think there's an inherent obligation to try to reach out and make a difference. ---->>>

I practised as an architect for 10 years. I qualified in 1973 with a fellowship diploma of architecture. World Series Cricket gave me the freedom to go out and pursue architecture. ---->>>

It's been amazing to step out of a bottle of ink on to an iPad. There's no better time than right now to embrace this fabulous sandpit of technology. Because intuitively, at the touch of a finger, most of it is possible.

It's been amazing to step out of a bottle of ink on to an iPad. There's no better time than right now to embrace this fabulous sandpit of technology. Because intuitively, at the touch of a finger, most of it is possible.

One of the most obvious parts of my character is the smile, and if I wasn't comfortable in myself then I wouldn't be able to smile so much. ---->>>

I used to want to be a lawyer, but I didn't want to have half my brain sucked out.

I used to want to be a lawyer, but I didn't want to have half my brain sucked out.

Fame and fortune should never get in front of your passion. The passion will generate the fame and fortune, if you're good enough. ---->>>

My sister died and my mum was really distant, as you do - you don't expect your offspring to die before you. I thought I was bulletproof up until that stage. ---->>>

We're all crazy and the only difference between patients and their therapists is the therapists haven't been caught yet. ---->>>

I was good at football and cricket at school. My dad said, 'Son, be an architect,' and I came to Melbourne passionate about becoming an architect. ---->>>

I was the son of a publican and a master builder. He ran the Empire Hotel in North Hobart. His name was Max, too. Big Max. ---->>>

About 1998, when 'Wide World of Sports' and the 'Footy Show' came to an end for me, I couldn't type. When I started architecture, it was a very aesthetic, creative, an almost art process, where lettering and thick line were how you expressed yourself on the paper. ---->>>

I try and open a few doors to the mind, encourage people to embrace change and to stretch their capabilities. ---->>>

Norm Smith personally came and signed me up to the Melbourne Football Club. The fact that I then played cricket for Melbourne Cricket Club - the footy club didn't like it that much. ---->>>

When I go and speak now at all sorts of conferences, later in the night there's always a better Maxie Walker than me. Billy Birmingham's legendary for basically being able to verbally kneecap any of a number of Australia's characters, particularly in the commentary box. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Australian
Born: 09-12, 1948
Birthplace: Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmania, Australia
Die: 2016-09-28
Occupation: Athlete
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Maxwell Henry Norman "Max" Walker AM (12 September 1948 – 28 September 2016) was an Australian sportsman who played both cricket and Australian rules football at high levels. After six years of balancing first-class cricket in summer, professional football in winter and study for a degree in architecture, Walker earned a place in the Australian cricket team in 1973 and represented his country in the sport until injury ended his career in 1981 (wikipedia)