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First, the firearms industry has been around and has been respected for generations. They provide a valuable service and a highly desirable product to millions of sportsmen and supporters of those second amendment rights.
A room full of great sportsmen is so much better than a room full of actors.
Botox should be banned for actors, as steroids are for sportsmen. Acting is all about expression; why would you want to iron out a frown?
I feel sorry sometimes for these sportsmen and women who put in just as much effort as the footballers. For example, athletes train at least as hard as footballers but have to be happy if they can earn enough to finance a decent education.
Historically, China is not a nation of sportsmen. We traditionally put more emphasis on being close to nature than pushing endlessly to excel. A philosophy that values tranquil contemplation of the landscape cannot easily be adapted to the Olympic slogan of 'higher, stronger, faster.'
The mark of great sportsmen is not how good they are at their best, but how good they are their worst.
Then in a fraction of a second, I realized that these sportsmen were not anyone's enemies.
For sportsmen or women who want to be champions, the mind can be as important, if not more important, than any other part of the body.
Apart from being celebrities, there's a huge amount of respect associated with being cricketers and a certain amount of reverence and honour associated with representing India. In people's eyes, apart from other celebrities in India, I think for sportsmen in India there's a certain amount of regard.
Among sportsmen are the noble, the diligent and the caring, as there are the callous, the cheats and the criminals.
This year my role is clear: I am a coach, a coach to sportsmen.
I'm quite ignorant about fashion and I'm colourblind, so it's all a tad tricky. My only knowledge of that world comes through Christopher Bailey, whom I first met in 2008 when I did a campaign for Burberry that featured musicians, artists, actors and sportsmen.
People complain professional sportsmen are locked away but when they get out and enjoy themselves, people have a go.
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