Arrogant, pompous, obnoxious, vain, cruel, verbose, a showoff. I have been called all of these. Of course, I am.

— Howard Cosell

The most bashful Howard Cosell quotes that will inspire your inner self

O. J. has an uncanny instinct for sensing when to make the move, when to makethe cut. He can kill you with a headfake, he can kill you with the swiftness of his legsand the ability to be in a direction at any single second. He also kills you with hisvariation of speed... (on some of the ways O. J. Simpson can kill)


The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and that you have gotten the most out of what you had to give.


Stand for something. Don't quest for popularity at the expense of morality and ethics and honesty.


Then there is a still higher type of courage - the courage to brave pain, to live with it, to never let others know of it and to still find joy in life; to wake up in the morning with an enthusiasm for the day ahead.


What's right isn't always popular. What's popular isn't always right.


Sports is human life in microcosm.


I was right to back Muhammad Ali, but it caused me major enmity in many areas of this nation.


Sports is the toy department of human life.


The time may have come to say goodbye to Muhammad Ali, because very honestly, I don't think he can beat George Foreman.


Ladies and Gentleman, the Bronx is burning.


Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier!


I'm one helluva communicator.


About Howard Cosell

Quotes 18 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Lawyer
Birthday October 16

After all, is football a game or a religion?


Boxing is drama on its grandest scale.


Mommy, why does daddy cuss the TV and call it Howard?


The importance that our society attaches to sport is incredible.

After all, is football a game or a religion? The people of this country have allowed sports to get completely out of hand.


Unlike any other sport, the objective in boxing is chillingly simple: One man purposefully endeavors to inflict bodily harm on another man.