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38 Deion Sanders Quotes That Are Pure Gold

Famous As: Former American Football Player, Coach and Only Athlete to Play in Both 'Super Bowl' and 'World Series'
Born On: August 9, 1967
Born In: Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Age: 55 Years

Deion Sanders is a popular American athlete and a former NFL player, who has played for 14 years for various NFL teams. Currently working as an analyst at sports channels, Deion was born and raised in Florida. He started playing American football while he was in high school and turned out to be one among the best players in his high school team. After playing for his college team at Florida State University, he was drafted by the New York Yankees. He won many honours during his career. He was included in the ‘Pro Football Hall of Fame’ in the year 2011. We have compiled a list of best Deion Sanders quotes on love, life, work, family, team, game and passion taken from his interviews, books, television commentary, and television appearances.

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Athletes know kids look up to them, and it's important for athletes to be responsible.

Athletes know kids look up to them, and it's important for athletes to be responsible.

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Tom Brady rises up to the occasion and plays well. That is just who he is.

Tom Brady rises up to the occasion and plays well. That is just who he is.

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Russell [Wilson] plays really well in the pocket [and] outside the pocket. He’s just a play waiting to happen.

Russell [Wilson] plays really well in the pocket [and] outside the pocket. He’s just a play waiting to happen.

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Yes I would have been able to play for Bill Parcells.

Yes I would have been able to play for Bill Parcells.

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Marshawn Lynch is the heart of this team. If he's not going, the Seahawks aren't going.

Marshawn Lynch is the heart of this team. If he's not going, the Seahawks aren't going.

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Bill Belichick is the best professional football coach I think ever lived. I'm upset that I played for a plethora of teams and never got an opportunity to play for Bill Belichick.

Bill Belichick is the best professional football coach I think ever lived. I'm upset that I played for a plethora of teams and never got an opportunity to play for Bill Belichick.

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Jason Witten will go down as one of the best tight ends in history.

Jason Witten will go down as one of the best tight ends in history.

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I can really fish - I've been fishing since I was a kid.

I can really fish - I've been fishing since I was a kid.

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Bill Belichick and Tom Brady are the masters of finding something that you didn't suspect.

Bill Belichick and Tom Brady are the masters of finding something that you didn't suspect.

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I would do this for free as long as you're doing it for free.

I would do this for free as long as you're doing it for free.

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I never wear the same shoe twice.

I never wear the same shoe twice.

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I don't think anybody in the game over the last several years has made more plays than Richard Sherman.

I don't think anybody in the game over the last several years has made more plays than Richard Sherman.

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Whenever you have to come to my house and convince me to leave my home and play football, deep down in my heart I really don't want to play, but I really don't want to let you down.

Whenever you have to come to my house and convince me to leave my home and play football, deep down in my heart I really don't want to play, but I really don't want to let you down.

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There's no class to manage people. There's no class to teach on how to handle millions. There's no class to teach us how to manage time.

There's no class to manage people. There's no class to teach on how to handle millions. There's no class to teach us how to manage time.

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You don't go from a Yugo to a Benz, back to a Yugo.

You don't go from a Yugo to a Benz, back to a Yugo.

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If I don't fish in the morning, I fish in the evening.

If I don't fish in the morning, I fish in the evening.

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I got my dog back, in African-American language, your dog means your passion, your fire.

I got my dog back, in African-American language, your dog means your passion, your fire.

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I always wanted to make sure my parents didn't have to work again for the rest of their lives.

I always wanted to make sure my parents didn't have to work again for the rest of their lives.

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I felt like a deer with a hundred hunters after me.

I felt like a deer with a hundred hunters after me.

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Wives, girlfriends, fiancees - clean out your closets. I'm cleaning out my old bell bottoms. We can touch millions.

Wives, girlfriends, fiancees - clean out your closets. I'm cleaning out my old bell bottoms. We can touch millions.

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When we have public success we also have private struggles.

When we have public success we also have private struggles.

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Whenever you make a promise, you have a responsibility to that promise.

Whenever you make a promise, you have a responsibility to that promise.

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Time is a wonderful storyteller.

Time is a wonderful storyteller.

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Fishing's relaxing, man. Most relaxing thing in my life. It's therapy for me. I don't think about business... sports. All I think about is catching the next fish.

Fishing's relaxing, man. Most relaxing thing in my life. It's therapy for me. I don't think about business... sports. All I think about is catching the next fish.

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It's gonna be a lot of zeroes in that contract. You gonna think it's alphabet soup or something, all those zeroes in there.

It's gonna be a lot of zeroes in that contract. You gonna think it's alphabet soup or something, all those zeroes in there.

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I think he supersedes Peyton Manning but let's not throw Tom Brady in the category with Joe Montana, who was 4-for-4. He's royalty.

I think he supersedes Peyton Manning but let's not throw Tom Brady in the category with Joe Montana, who was 4-for-4. He's royalty.

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I'm married to football, baseball is my girlfriend.

I'm married to football, baseball is my girlfriend.

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I don't care what they say about me when I'm through with sports. I don't want to be known as anything else in life but a great father.

I don't care what they say about me when I'm through with sports. I don't want to be known as anything else in life but a great father.

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When you say I committed adultery, are you stating before the marriage of 1996 or prior to?

When you say I committed adultery, are you stating before the marriage of 1996 or prior to?

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I was kinda scared. I thought Detroit was gonna take me. I would've asked them for so much money they would have to put me on layaway.

I was kinda scared. I thought Detroit was gonna take me. I would've asked them for so much money they would have to put me on layaway.

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What separates us is that we expect to be great.

What separates us is that we expect to be great.

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If you don't believe in yourself how will somebody else believe in you?

If you don't believe in yourself how will somebody else believe in you?

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Look good, play good. Play good, eat good. Eat good, die good.

Look good, play good. Play good, eat good. Eat good, die good.

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I expect to be great. I expect to do what hasn't been done. I expect to provoke change.

I expect to be great. I expect to do what hasn't been done. I expect to provoke change.

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Water covers two-thirds of the Earth. I cover the rest.

Water covers two-thirds of the Earth. I cover the rest.

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If your dream ain't bigger than you, there's a problem with your dream.

If your dream ain't bigger than you, there's a problem with your dream.

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If you look good, you feel good, If you feel good, you play good, If you play good, they pay good.

If you look good, you feel good, If you feel good, you play good, If you play good, they pay good.

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The problem I have with Bill Parcells is him quitting. I don't like guys quitting. If you sign up for something, finish the job get the job done. Don't quit. It is a three-year formula, he goes in, gets his three years and then he quits and walks out of there with a bucket full of money. I don't like that part of it

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