24 quotes from John Wooden on his birthday

For what would have been the coach's 102nd birthday, here are 24 quotes from Wooden.

By , Staff Writer

2. Value of adversity

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“Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.”

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