It's best being a striker. If you miss five then score the winner, you're a hero. The goalkeeper can play a blinder, then let one in… and he's a villain.— Ian Rush
Romantic Best Football quotations
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
I prefer that Argentina wins the World Cup.
Messi deserves it for all he has done in football. He's my friend, I wish him the best
Mike, the best band to ever come out of Seattle was, of course, Pearl Jam.
And that's what I expect the Seahawks to do - just jam it up the middle.
The best revenge is not to be like your enemy.
It's not the will to win that matters-everyone has that.
It's the will to prepare to win that matters.
Football is one of the world's best means of communication.
It is impartial, apolitical and universal. Football unites people around the world every day. Young or old, players or fans, rich or poor, the game makes everyone equal, stirs the imagination, makes people happy and makes them sad
The secret is to work less as individuals and more as a team.
As a coach, I play not my eleven best, but my best eleven.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
In my time at Anfield we always said we had the best two teams on Merseyside - Liverpool and Liverpool reserves.
If I could start my life all over again, I would be a professional football player, and you damn well better believe I would be a Pittsburgh Steeler.
I believe the game is designed to reward the ones who hit the hardest - If you can't take it, you shouldn't play!
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
I always want to be the best at what I do.
As a kid, whatever I was doing, if I was playing football or whatever I was applying my energy to at the time, I always wanted to do it to the best of my abilities. And I was always interested in finding out how I could do it better.
I already believe I am the best linebacker in the game.
Now, I have to show one more thing ? that I am the most dominating, influential person in the game and the best football player to ever put on a pair of cleats.
Never stop being YOU. I am out to be the best ME I can be. Do what you LOVE and you will be badass.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
He's a wizard with his feet and is blessed with a gift for scoring goals.
His best quality is his speed while the ball is at his feet. He may be the fastest man ever to lace up a football boot. No defender in the world can keep up with him.
My dream was to play football for the Oakland Raiders.
But my mother thought I would get hurt playing football, so she chose baseball for me. I guess moms do know best.
Right now, I am a football player and I will sacrifice whatever is necessary to be the best.
The six best doctors: Sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet.
I wouldn’t swap Paul Scholes for anybody.
He is quite simply the most complete footballer I have ever played with. He is the best.
It's never been about football, but about becoming the best and fullest person I could be. And to think that I went from the kid with a GPA in the basement to going to college on a football scholarship-I was thankful and humbled by how far I'd come in just a few years. I knew that miracles really do happen.
Thierry is the best striker in the world.
By far he's the best in the world. Thierry doesn't just score goals. Even when he's not having a good day he can make an important pass. He is a strong character. If things go wrong, he bounces straight back. His effect on the club is very big.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
I think the best part of being gay is when you're done [with sex], you could turn over and talk about football.
Sometimes as a man, you fear what you can't see.
Nobody can predict the future. You don't know what's going to happen. Tomorrow's not promised. The only thing you can do is live your life, hope for the best, continue to have faith, believe in yourself.
Best scene in college football is at LSU on a Saturday night.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
They're the second best team in the world, and there's no higher praise than that.
Give me a 6 pack, half-hour of rest and lets go play them again - We can beat them.
Playing football is very simple, but playing simple football is the hardest thing there is.
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
The mark of great sportsmen is not how good they are at their best, but how good they are their worst.
You have to play this game like somebody just hit your mother with a two-by-four.
Most football players are temperamental. That's 90 percent temper and 10 percent mental.
Never speak from a place of hate, jealousy, anger or insecurity. Evaluate your words before you let them leave your lips. Sometimes it's best to be quiet.
The best thing I ever learned in life was that things have to be worked for.
A lot of people seem to think there is some sort of magic in making a winning football team. There isn't, but there's plenty of work.
Just keep going. Everybody gets better if they keep at it.
I sent my Christmas wishes to him, but he didn't answer.
He's the world's best coach, but as a man he still has to learn manners and respect.
The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit.
I think the thing about that was I was always willing to work;
I was not the fastest or biggest player but I was determined to be the best football player I could be on the football field and I think I was able to accomplish that through hard work.
I hated school . . . I freaking hated it. The fact is that it revolved around something you didn't have access to. If you weren't on the football team, if you were in the band, you were a leper. When people say those were the best years of our lives, I want to scream.
Football is a game of mistakes. Whoever makes the fewest mistakes wins.
Pressure is what you feel when you don't know what's going on.
Football: A sport that bears the same relation to education that bullfighting does to agriculture.