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
The pain you feel today is the strength you feel tomorrow. For every challenge encountered there is opportunity for growth.
Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
– Knute Rockne
Politicians and sports coaches both need to be smart enough to master the game, but dumb enough to think it matters.
– David Mitchell
With sports, you have no time to reflect. You just do.
– Terri Giuliano Long
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