sportsThe more violent the body contact of the sports you watch, the lower the class. Paul Fussell Previous Post My commitment to Atlanta and passion for sports and competition make this acquisition a perfect fit for me. Next Post A mind at peace, a mind centered and not focused on harming others, is stronger than any physical force in the universe. The Olympic Games must not be an end in itself, they must be a means of creating a vast programme of physical education and sports competitions for all young people. I have three kids, and I’m a coach for a lot of their sports, so I’m around them a lot, but I see friends of mine with older kids and they don’t really interact so much, other than giving them a place to live. It’s too bad that one has to conceive of sports as being the only arena where risks are, for all of life is risk exercise. That’s the only way to live more freely, and more interestingly. The most important thing you learn as a sports photographer is anticipation – not where the action is taking place, but where it’s going to take place. Not where the subject is now, but where they’re going to be. We wanted Nike to be the world’s best sports and fitness company. Once you say that, you have a focus. You don’t end up making wing tips or sponsoring the next Rolling Stones world tour. I’ve been on enough sports teams in my life to have experienced the magic of what can happen when a group of people care for and love each other. I really think more fledgling novelists – and many current and even established novelists – should get out into the real world and cover local politics, sports, culture, and crime and write it up on deadline. Sports don’t define us it is not what we live for. There are almost no sports within which mortal accidents are not a reality.