When it's time to take care and clean my paint brushes, I'm often tired and want to just leave them soaking in water until tomorrow. But then I think to myself, "Remember Ichiro," and force myself to go to the sink, get out my pale yellow container of brush cleaner, and let the spirit of Suzuki Ichiro take over.
As is typical, my favorite part of the interview is nowhere to be found on Google or YouTube. But, here's a couple of interesting facts on this superstar's achievements and how he worked hard to get them.
- Ichiro believes having a clear mind is more important than having a healthy body. “It’s the times when you’re in a normal mental state that you have a chance to turn in a great performance. If you allow yourself to drift out of normalcy because of pressure or frustration or some other factor, that’s when things can go wrong,"
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And p.s.--he has great facial hair. (-;