A team is not made up of isolated individuals. Always stay in the game. Don't be passive. Football is a team game. No one plays alone. Success depends on your whole team being a single unit.— Pele
Stunning Football Game quotations
At the end of the game the kind and the pawn go back in the same box.
Football is about joy. It's about dribbling. I favour every idea that makes the game beautiful. Every good idea has to last.
Mike, did you ever see the movie 'Cast Away?' In that movie, Tom Hanks' only friend was a ball named Wilson. In this game, Russell Wilson's only friend is a football.
Never allow the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.
Football is just a game. What matters is what you play for.
Sharks are as tough as those football fans who take their shirts off during games in Chicago in January, only more intelligent.
I've got a Championship game to play and I'm excited about the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it.
Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.
The grid is like the lines on a football field.
You can play a great game in the grid or a lousy game. But the goal is to play a really fine game.
I love football. I think it is most wonderful game in world and I despise to lose.
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
Every man needs woman when his life is mess, because like in game of chess; queen protects king.
If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead.
If the psychic energies of the average mass of people watching a football game or a musical comedy could be diverted into the rational channels of a freedom movement, they would be invincible.
Money is not a motivating factor. Money doesn't thrill me or make me play better because there are benefits to being wealthy. I'm just happy with a ball at my feet. My motivation comes from playing the game I love. If I wasn't paid to be a professional footballer I would willingly play for nothing.
There is no perfect time to start. You do not have to know everything to get going. Just get into the game. You will learn by doing.
My only feeling about superstition is that it's unlucky to be behind at the end of the game.
I'm the head coach at LSU. I will be the head coach at LSU. I have no interest in talking to anybody else. I got a championship game to play, and I'm excited for the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it. Please ask me after. I'm busy. Thank you very much. Have a great day!
Professional football in America is a special game, a unique game .
.. It is a rare game. The men who play it make it so. All of them are fearless. All of them are strong, quick. And all of them are part of a story that began long ago. A story written by men who found, in the sport, a demanding measure for their own courage and ability.
Football, beer, and above all gambling, filled up the horizon of their minds. To keep them in control was not difficult.
I believe the game is designed to reward the ones who hit the hardest - If you can't take it, you shouldn't play!
[Football is] a game that requires the constant conjuring of animosity.
Every professional footballer should seek to play at least one game at Celtic Park. I have never felt anything like it.
The world's a puzzle; no need to make sense out of it.
With the game on the line. I want the ball in my hands.
Every game is an opportunity to measure yourself against your own potential.
Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it's so incredible, it's unbelievable.
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.
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.
There is no academic virtue in playing mediocre football and no academic vice in winning a game that by all odds one should lose...There has indeed been a surrender at Notre Dame, but it is a surrender to excellence on all fronts, and in this we hope to rise above ourselves with the help of God.
We didn't underestimate them. They were just a lot better than we thought.
No one ever won a game by resigning.
The ball is round, the game lasts ninety minutes, and everything else is just theory.
I played football for a team called the East Dragons on the east side of town.
We only had six regular season games. And six games I played tail back and I had 18 touchdowns in six games. That's when I knew I had some athletic ability.
Driving a Porsche in London is like bringing a Ming vase to a football game.
Chess like love, like music, has the power to make man happy.
I don't expect to win enough games to be put on NCAA probation.
I just want to win enough to warrant an investigation.
I make my practices real hard because if a player is a quitter, I want him to quit in practice, not in a game.
I wish I could go to the school where my close friends go, but I obviously can't. The good thing is, they're really good about inviting me to all the football games and all that stuff. So I end up having an adopted team spirit for a school I don't go to.
That's the beauty of sport. Sometimes you laugh, sometimes you cry.
Alan Shearer has done very well for us, considering his age.
We have introduced some movement into his game because he has got two good legs now. Last season he played with one leg.
Football is not a game but a religion, a metaphysical island of fundamental truth in a highly verbalized, disguised society, a throwback of 30,000 generations of anthropological time.
Football is a simple game. Twenty-two men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans always win.
You've got to take the initiative and play your game.
In a decisive set, confidence is the difference.
I want to see a player on the football field.
I want to see what kind of teammate they are, what kind of leadership qualities they have. I want to see how aggressive they are, how much fun they have playing the game.