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Jacques Plante
Hockey Hall of Fame, 1978

Plante as a member of the Quebec Citadelles, in one of his characteristic tuques.
Born (1929-01-17)January 17, 1929
Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel, Quebec, Canada
Died February 27, 1986(1986-02-27) (aged 57)
Geneva, Switzerland
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 175 lb (79 kg; 12 st 7 lb)
Position Goaltender
Caught Left
Played for NHL
Montreal Canadiens
New York Rangers
St. Louis Blues
Toronto Maple Leafs
Boston Bruins
Edmonton Oilers
Playing career 1952–1975

Suppose you were working at your job one day, and you made a little mistake. Then all of a sudden a red light went on over your desk, and fifteen thousand people stood up and yelled at you that you sucked?
Jacques Plante
How would you like a job where when you made a mistake, a big red light goes on and 18,000 people boo?
Jacques Plante