Quotes and Sayings about Sports, Games
Politicians and sports coaches both need to be smart enough to master the game, but dumb enough to think it matters.
- David Mitchell
The score never interested me, only the game.
- Mae West
A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.
- Wayne Gretzky
True Gamer are not Born..
Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.
- Joe Garagiola
I’ve never lost a game I just ran out of time.
- Michael Jordan
Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
- Knute Rockne
These young guys are playing checkers. I’m out there playing chess.
- Kobe Bryant
Champions keep playing until they get it right.
- Billie Jean King
If you gone come in second, you’re just the first loser!
- Tiger Woods
Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
- Mike Singletary
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
Have you noticed that whatever sport you’re trying to learn, some earnest person is always telling you to keep your knees bent?
- Dave Barry
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
- John Wooden
The harder you work the luckier you get.
I see great things in baseball.
- Walt Whitman
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
If you’re not at the front, you’re not in the race.
- David Millar
Break records not bones.
If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead.
- Erma Bombeck
Players like rules. If they didn’t have any rules, they wouldn’t have anything to break.
- Coach Lee Walls
All sports for all people.
- Pierre de Coubertin
A lifetime of training for just ten seconds.
- Jesse Owens
With sports, you have no time to reflect. You just do.
- Terri Giuliano Long
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