TITLE

THE WISDOM OF "ROCKY," VOLUME II

AUTHOR(S)
Heard, Alex
PUB. DATE
August 1982
SOURCE
New Yorker;8/23/1982, Vol. 58 Issue 27, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Quotation
ABSTRACT
The article presents inspirational quotes from "Rocky XXI" through "Rocky XXXIX." One of the quotes is about lying to oneself. Another quote involves Little Rocky and Son of Mickey in "Rocky XXXVI" about fighting for what's right and what one believes in. Another quote about difference of being a loser and being a winner.
ACCESSION #
23310325

 

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