Paul Gascoigne quote

"I never refused an autograph, never refused to buy someone a drink. Now I'm learning to say I've got other things on, instead of doing it and wondering why."

Paul Gascoigne

Born: May 27, 1967

Occupation: Soccer player

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I never make predictions and I never will.

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If I want to be a better person for whoever is in my life, I have to learn.

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I've had to deal with everything but everyone has helped me, including Sir Alex Ferguson, to get through. George Best was a good friend of mine. We loved each other, we both knew where we were coming from.

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But if I wasn't playing, I would drink Saturdays, then Sunday, then Monday. Then I would try and train and it was no good, then have another drink just to pass the day away.

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I like to help create team spirit in the dressing room. I feel that I've got loads of love to give.

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I won player of the year and players' player, two cups and two championship medals, had a great time.

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I know as a manager you have to abide by the chairman's decisions. But his decisions were this team, that team, this player, that player. The chairman is a control freak.

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Everywhere I looked life seemed to be full of problems and they were just going to go on and on. It was never going to get any better.

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I fought back, got injured again and I had to have another operation. I got down and depressed and I think I was drinking more than I should. Well, I know I was.

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I don't know whether I will drink again in my life but I didn't drink yesterday, I am not drinking today and I'll try not to drink again tomorrow.

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I'll tell you the truth; I had a double brandy before the game but, before, it used to be four bottles of whisky. Not any more. I was fine. I had a glass of wine after the game. But it was just a mouthful.

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Glasgow Rangers. God I loved playing for them

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