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594 Greatest Quotes About Sports


You have to remember something: Everybody pities the weak; jealousy you have to earn. Arnold Schwarzenegger
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. Vince Lombardi
Greatness is a lot of small things done well. Day after day, workout after workout, obedience after obedience, day after day. Ray Lewis
Sports are such a great teacher. I think of everything they've taught me: camaraderie, humility, how to resolve differences. Kobe Bryant
There's a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore like an idiot. Steven Wright
“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.”. Robin Roberts
Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy. Wayne Gretzky
All I like to do is work every day and have an idea what I want to do. David Ortiz
I have tried to keep on with my striving because this is the only hope I have of ever achieving anything worthwhile and lasting. Arthur Ashe
I don't have to wait until the next morning to regret something I did that was kinda dumb. Bobby Knight
If you are afraid of failure, you don't deserve success. Nastia Liukin
I think the way to become the best is to just have fun. Shaun White
It will always be the ball and me. Tiger Woods
Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority. Vince Lombardi
Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness. William Wordsworth
If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score? Vince Lombardi
Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity. Lou Holtz
What I am, what I have, what I am going to leave behind me - all this I owe to the game of baseball. Babe Ruth
There are only three sports: bullfighting, motor racing, and mountaineering; all the rest are merely games. Ernest Hemingway
We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time. Vince Lombardi
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be. Yogi Berra
You have to believe in yourself when no one else does. Serena Williams
I don't have to show anything to anyone. There is nothing to prove. Cristiano Ronaldo
When did I know I had talent? I think it started when I first started playing sports, organized sports. LeBron James
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. Robert Mugabe
If it doesn't matter who wins or loses, then why do they keep score? Vince Lombardi
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. Ayrton Senna
BLOOD, SWEAT & RESPECT. First two you GIVE. Last one you EARN. Dwayne Johnson
If you're not nervous, it means you don't care. Tiger Woods
I realize im black, but id like to be viewed as a person, and that is everybodys wish. Michael Jordan
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. Yogi Berra
When I was in prison, I was wrapped up in all those deep books. That Tolstoy crap - people shouldn't read that stuff. Mike Tyson
In the long run, you hit only what you aim at. Henry David Thoreau
If I had said, "I don't stand a chance," one thing is clear: I wouldn't have. Chuck Norris
The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it. Wayne Gretzky
Half the lies they tell about me aren't true. Yogi Berra
The future you shall know when it has come; before then, forget it. Aeschylus
I've never tried to hide the fact that it is my intention to become the best. Cristiano Ronaldo
if you gone come in second, you're just the first loser! Tiger Woods
I've never lost a game I just ran out of time. Michael Jordan