Quotes and Sayings about Sports, Games
Far more than the shield is the pleasure I get on the field… The joy of the chase is greater than the result of the race.
Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire, it has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope, where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than governments in breaking down racial barriers. It laughs in the face of all types of discrimination.
– Nelson Mandela
True Gamer are not Born..
The pain you feel today is the strength you feel tomorrow. For every challenge encountered there is opportunity for growth.
Unless you puke, faint or die, keep going.
Break records not bones.
The harder you work the luckier you get.
Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
– Knute Rockne
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
– John Wooden
Politicians and sports coaches both need to be smart enough to master the game, but dumb enough to think it matters.
– David Mitchell
If you’re not at the front, you’re not in the race.
– David Millar
With sports, you have no time to reflect. You just do.
– Terri Giuliano Long
All sports for all people.
– Pierre de Coubertin
Baseball has so much history and tradition. You can respect it, or you can exploit it for profit, but it’s still being made all over the place, all the time.
– Michael Lewis
Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.
– Joe Garagiola
I see great things in baseball.
– Walt Whitman
Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended.
– George Bernard Shaw
I’ve fallen in love with baseball.
– Nick Jonas
It’s because you absolutely love the sport.
– Nastia Liukin
I can throw an orange like a baseball, but I can’t eat a baseball like an orange. Let that be a life lesson for you.
– Jarod Kintz
Any game becomes important when you know and love the players.
– W.P. Kinsella
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
A lifetime of training for just ten seconds.
– Jesse Owens
Players like rules. If they didn’t have any rules, they wouldn’t have anything to break.
– Coach Lee Walls
Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it’s so incredible, it’s unbelievable.
– Tom Landry