These are interesting sports quotes from famous people. Sports continue to pull on the heart strings of people world wide.
Sports are as much a part of our lives as the sun rising and falling on a daily basis. Playing or watching sports are truly one of the pleasure principles that people enjoy.
One of my favorite sports quotes is: It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
You can't win unless you learn how to lose.
One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it.
I started playing ball when I was a kid. My dad was a pro ball player and he passed on his knowledge to me.
You can make a lot of money in this game. Just ask my ex-wives. Both of them are so rich that neither of their husbands work.
The trouble with jogging is that the ice falls out of your glass.
I am building a fire, and everyday I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match.
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
As athletes, we're used to reacting quickly. Here, it's 'come, stop, come, stop.' There's a lot of downtime. That's the toughest part of the day.
Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.
I won't predict anything historic. But nothing is impossible.
You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.
Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
I want to rip out his heart and feed it to Lennox Lewis. I want to kill people. I want to rip their stomachs out and eat their children.
It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
I'll be floating like a butterfly and stinging like a bee.
He hits it long. His shoulders are impressively quick through the ball. That's where he's getting his power from. He's young and has great elasticity.
Overall the fundamentals seem to be there and he's obviously got a very mature head on his shoulders. He's got a kind of presence.
He's got everything. He' not a great player yet because he hasn't won any major championships, but it's a matter of time. He's an outstanding talent. I didn't realize how tall he is.
Baseball life is a tough life on the family.
Bulls do not win bull fights. People do.
-Norman Ralph Augustine
Nobody's a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It's hard to stay on top.
Golf is a game in which you yell "fore," shoot six, and write down five.
It's a round ball and a round bat, and you got to hit it square.
Other sports play once a week but this sport is with us every day.
Baseball is a public trust. Players turn over, owners turn over and certain commissioners turn over. But baseball goes on.
Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.
If you meet the Buddha in the lane, feed him the ball.
All sports for all people.
-Pierre de Coubertin
Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first, and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
Fans don't boo nobodies.
I'd just as soon play tennis with the net down.
It is almost impossible to remember how tragic a place the world is when one is playing golf.
-Robert Wilson Lynd
I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.
I was showing early symptoms of becoming a professional baseball man. I was lying to the press.
Tennis and golf are best played, not watched.
Football is violence and cold weather and sex and college rye.
People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.
I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.
If a lot of people gripped a knife and fork the way they do a golf club, they'd starve to death.
I'm a competitive person and I love the challenge of mastering new things.
Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.
If you got the game, you got the game. That's why Tiger Woods is out there playing golf with Greg Norman.
I'm tired of hearing about money, money, money, money, money. I just want to play the game, drink Pepsi, wear Reebok.
The difference between the old ballplayer and the new ballplayer is the jersey. The old ballplayer cared about the name on the front. The new ballplayer cares about the name on the back.
Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
Sometimes in football you have to score goals.
Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.
Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it's so incredible, it's unbelievable.
If you are going to throw a club, it is important to throw it ahead of you, down the fairway, so you don't have to waste energy going back to pick it up.
Show me a good loser, and I'll show you a loser.
Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.
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