Oakland’s Stonecutter

There’s probably only one thing cooler than actually winning the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award … and that’s watching your own congratulatory Under Armour commercial with none other than Bill freakin’ Russell dropping some stone cutter knowledge.

(via Under Armour)

“When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without so much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all those that came before.”



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