594 Greatest Quotes About Sports
You have to remember something: Everybody pities the weak; jealousy you have to earn.
The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur.
Greatness is a lot of small things done well. Day after day, workout after workout, obedience after obedience, day after day.
Sports are such a great teacher. I think of everything they've taught me: camaraderie, humility, how to resolve differences.
There's a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore like an idiot.
You don't have to be in shape to bowl. It's the only sport where there's a way to signal for a cocktail waitress..
Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.
Today, you have 100% of your life left.
All I like to do is work every day and have an idea what I want to do.
I have tried to keep on with my striving because this is the only hope I have of ever achieving anything worthwhile and lasting.
I don't have to wait until the next morning to regret something I did that was kinda dumb.
If you are afraid of failure, you don't deserve success.
I think the way to become the best is to just have fun.
Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.
What I am, what I have, what I am going to leave behind me - all this I owe to the game of baseball.
There are only three sports: bullfighting, motor racing, and mountaineering; all the rest are merely games.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
I don't have to show anything to anyone. There is nothing to prove.
When did I know I had talent? I think it started when I first started playing sports, organized sports.
Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
Henry David Thoreau
Cricket civilizes people and creates good gentlemen. I want everyone to play cricket in Zimbabwe; I want ours to be a nation of gentlemen.
You just can't beat the person who never gives up.
If it doesn't matter who wins or loses, then why do they keep score?
I started racing go-karts. And I love karts. It's the most breath taking sport in the world. More than F1, indeed, I used to like it most.
BLOOD, SWEAT & RESPECT. First two you GIVE. Last one you EARN.
If you're not nervous, it means you don't care.
I realize im black, but id like to be viewed as a person, and that is everybodys wish.
It's hard to beat a person that never gives up.
You have to give 100 percent in the first half of the game. If that isn't enough, in the second half, you have to give what's left.
When I was in prison, I was wrapped up in all those deep books. That Tolstoy crap - people shouldn't read that stuff.
If I had said, "I don't stand a chance," one thing is clear: I wouldn't have.
The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.
Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.
The future you shall know when it has come; before then, forget it.
I've never tried to hide the fact that it is my intention to become the best.
if you gone come in second, you're just the first loser!
A lifetime of training for just ten seconds.
Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.