Football Quotes and Sayings
Before you can win, you have to believe you are worthy.
It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.
– Mark Twain
We lost because we didn’t win.
“Don’t give up at halftime. Concentrate on winning the second half.”
Failure happens all the time. It happens everyday in practice. What makes you better is how you react to it.
Football is the ballet of the masses.
– Dmitri Shostakovich
Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
– Knute Rockne
Some people believe football is a matter of life and death, I am very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.
– Bill Shankly
Football changed my life and it gave me a platform to get out my aggression and it gave me a sense of value.
– Dwayne Johnson
The reason women don’t play football is because 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public.
– Phyllis Diller
A lot of football success is in the mind. you must believe you are the best and then make sure that you are.
– Bill Shankly
He can’t kick with his left foot, he can’t head a ball, he can’t tackle and he doesn’t score many goals. Apart from that he’s all right.
– George Best
College football is a sport that bears the same relation to education that bullfighting does to agriculture.
– Elbert Hubbard
You can learn a line from a win and a book from a defeat.
– Paul Brown
To win you have to score one more goal than your opponent.
– Johan Cruyff
Without Self- Discipline, Success Is Impossible, Period.
Our football belongs to the working class and has the size, nobility and generosity to allow everyone to enjoy it as a spectacle.
– Cesar Luis Menotti
If you never concede a goal, you’re going to win more games than you lose.
– Bobby Moore
Football, a game in which everyone gets hurt and every nation has its own style of play which seems unfair to foreigners.
– George Orwell
It’s not about the long ball or the short ball, it’s about the right ball.
– Bob Paisley