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Picture quote by Babe Ruth about inspirational

Never allow the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game. ⏤ Babe Ruth

Picture quote about change

We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand ~Randy Pausch

Picture quote by Sayings about originality

Never change your originality for the sake of others. Because no one can play your role better than you. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Steve Jobs about inspirational

It's better to be a pirate than to join the Navy. ⏤ Steve Jobs

Picture quote by Sayings about inspirational

Let us play in the sun and count every beautiful thing we can see. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Jane Goodall about individual

Every individual matters. Every individual has a role to play. Every individual makes difference. ⏤ Jane Goodall

Picture quote by Richard Branson about living

I don't think of work as work and play as play. It's all living. ⏤ Richard Branson

Picture quote by Johan Cruyff about motivational

You can't score a goal, if you don't take a shot. ⏤ Johan Cruyff

Picture quote by Frederic Chopin about music

I tell my piano the things I used to tell you. ⏤ Frederic Chopin

Picture quote by Billie Jean King about motivational

Champions keep playing until they get it right. ⏤ Billie Jean King

Picture quote by Ara Parasheghian about motivational

A good coach will make his players see what they can become rather than what they are. ⏤ Ara Parasheghian

Picture quote about play

It is a happy talent to know how to play

Picture quote by Morgan Freeman about power

Attacking people with disabilities is the lowest display of power I can think of. ⏤ Morgan Freeman

Picture quote by Mark Zandi about life

I only have two thing in my life, my family and work. If there's any time left over, then I play sports. ⏤ Mark Zandi

Picture quote about motivational

If your heart is bigger than the big-gest guy on the team, then you're the biggest guy on the team.

Picture quote by Pele about family

Of course, my father was a soccer player. He used to play very good. Then I was young, eight or nine years, ten years old, I just want to be like my father. ⏤ Pele

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You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.

Dianne Feinstein, politician

If you can't outplay them, outwork them.

Ben Hogan, athlete

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.

Donald Trump, president

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.

John Muir, environmentalist

Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it.

Sai Baba, leader

If you must play, decide upon three things at the start: the rules of the game, the stakes, and the quitting time.

Chinese Proverbs,

I am not handsome, but when women hear me play, they come crawling to my feet.

Niccolo Paganini, musician

The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

We are our own dragons as well as our own heroes, and we have to rescue ourselves from ourselves.

Tom Robbins, author

A basketball team is like the five fingers on your hand. If you can get them all together, you have a fist. That's how I want you to play.

Mike Krzyzewski, coach

Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to play, and to look up at the stars.

Henry Van Dyke, poet

We do not stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing.


If you have the opportunity to play this game of life you need to appreciate every moment. a lot of people don't appreciate the moment until it's passed.

Kanye West, musician

In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

You shouldn't even be writing this story if you haven't heard me play live. You can't write with the passion you receive until you see a Dick Dale concert.

Dick Dale, guitarist

I think the feelings in my music were suggested to me before I even had the ability to play music.

John Frusciante, musician

I am the common man. I'm polite, I love my family and I play by the rules. And sometimes I get pushed around. That's my lifestyle, and that's what I try to bring to characters.

Eugene Levy, actor

I play to win, whether during practice or a real game. And I will not let anything get in the way of me and my competitive enthusiasm to win.

Michael Jordan, basketball player

Americans play to win at all times. I wouldn't give a hoot and hell for a man who lost and laughed. That's why Americans have never lost nor ever lose a war.

George S. Patton, soldier

The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.

Carl Jung, psychiatrist

A lot of things happened when I left there, and to be fair they treated me really bad, and now I have to play against them so I don't have any feelings for them at all.

Frank Lampard, athlete

We're all just playing our own game. I don't see it as a rivalry. We're just trying to play our best.

Michelle Wie, athlete

The last act crowns the play.

John Ruskin, writer

I was meant to be a composer and will be I'm sure. Don't ask me to try to forget this unpleasant thing and go play football - please.

Samuel Barber, composer

When you play soccer, most of the time you got to get the ball moving, but once you get into that attacking third you gotta' be creative, you gotta' let your talent take over.

Freddy Adu, athlete

The ability to get ahead in an organization is simply another talent, like the ability to play chess, paint pictures, do coronary bypass operations or pick pockets.

Robert Shea, author

I always play women I would date.

Angelina Jolie, actress

The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.

Heraclitus, philosopher

If you want to be creative, stay in part a child, with the creativity and invention that characterizes children before they are deformed by adult society.

Jean Piaget, psychologist

The structure of a play is always the story of how the birds came home to roost.

Arthur Miller, playwright

Ninety-nine percent of the world's lovers are not with their first choice. That's what makes the jukebox play.

Willie Nelson, musician

We didn't have a garage to rehearse in. We had to aggravate the folks in the house. But I got a chance to play in a beer joint, and that's how it started.

Charlie Daniels, musician

Games are a compromise between intimacy and keeping intimacy away.

Eric Berne, psychologist

My dad wanted me to play when I was a kid, so I learned to play the guitar. I pursued a career in music because I love it so much and I enjoy what it does to those who hear it.

Randy Travis, musician

I never had an official job, but I did play at a local cantina every Tuesday night, and I babysat a lot.

Michelle Branch, musician

A lot of people are afraid to tell the truth, to say no. That's where toughness comes into play. Toughness is not being a bully. It's having backbone.

Robert Kiyosaki, investor

If you can't play it on an acoustic guitar or a grand piano then it's not a song.

Christopher Cross, musician

I used to play sports. Then I realized you can buy trophies. Now I am good at everything.

Demetri Martin, comedian

One can play comedy, two are required for melodrama, but a tragedy demands three.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

It is the child in man that is the source of his uniqueness and creativeness, and the playground is the optimal milieu for the unfolding of his capacities and talents.

Eric Hoffer, writer

I was eleven and I wanted to play it because it was in my blood. It was a feeling I couldn't deny.

Lita Ford, musician

They were keen for me still to play the piano, which I was going to, but 45 minutes of piano would be extremely boring. I like a bit of light and shade.

Keith Emerson, musician

Since I started in motor racing I've worked with people from all over the world. We are all here to go racing and prejudice will never play any part in that.

Kimi Raikkonen, celebrity

I like to play blackjack. I'm not addicted to gambling. I'm addicted to sitting in a semi-circle.

Mitch Hedberg, comedian

I like to be able to play a character and act out a lot of things which I can't or don't do in my normal everyday life.

Leonardo DiCaprio, actor

I spend a lot of time working as a painter and in my studio I go from upstairs where I paint to downstairs where I play and record, so I get this thing crossing over.

Andy Summers, musician

They do not understand Islam, and I think that is one area where perhaps I hope one day I will play a role in actually making people understand what we perceive Islam to be.

Imran Khan, athlete

Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do, and play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.

Mark Twain, author

Play needs direction as well as work.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

That's the only reason I'm here. I don't need to play the game for any other reason than to win a championship.

Drew Bledsoe, athlete

I was in the bath at the time, and my dad came running in and said, 'Guess who they want to play Harry Potter!?' and I started to cry. It was probably the best moment of my life.

Daniel Radcliffe, actor

If all the year were playing holidays, to sport would be as tedious as to work.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

If you're playing a poker game and you look around the table and and can't tell who the sucker is, it's you.

Paul Newman, actor

I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house.

John Forbes Nash, Jr., mathematician

Music is about listening, the more you play, the more the magic spreads.

Maynard James Keenan, musician

When I started out, all I did was play my trombone.

Ray Conniff, musician

It is definitely a challenge to play Nathan, but the more different he is from myself, the more interesting the character becomes for me.

James Lafferty, actor

If part of the purpose of making an album is to get some radio play, then you might as well think about that. But that's not really how we picked the songs.

Mike Gordon, musician

All the characters I play are all inside of me in a way, and they're all different, the darkness, the lightness, whatever that is.

Alexander Skarsgard, actor

After 50, the rock 'n' roll road is a little absurd. It's very difficult to play these little places. You're out there on a rickety old bus with no place to shower.

Nancy Sinatra, musician

I really want to play Princess Leia. Stick some big pastries on my head. Now that would be interesting.

Ewan McGregor, actor

The show is like an Edwardian play - emotional life gets stepped on for the sake of accepted manners, and that's terrific for actors to play in.

Jason Alexander, actor

Think of the press as a great keyboard on which the government can play.

Joseph Goebbels, criminal

I don't meditate before I play or compose, but I see playing and composing as meditative acts.

Steve Swallow, musician

Being 5' 10, I was supposed to be too short to play college volleyball. So that gave me the hunger and the fire to say, Oh yeah? I'd just hit the crap out of the ball.

Summer Altice, model

I'm a wicked ping-pong player.

David Baldacci, novelist

Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father.

Roger Von Oech,

As long as there are games to play it is not over.

Alex Ferguson, coach

Like most people I can be lazy, so it's nice to have a goal or deadline or reason to work out. I feel better when I get to exercise, or when I'm outdoors. I like to hike, swim and run, and I love to play soccer.

Viggo Mortensen, actor

I think of life itself now as a wonderful play that I've written for myself, and so my purpose is to have the utmost fun playing my part.

Shirley Maclaine, actress

A lot of Irish people perform. They perform in drawing rooms. They sing songs and they play piano.

Fiona Shaw, actress

I have my parents to thank for that, they raised me to be active and play all sports. They taught me the importance of staying healthy, being focused and setting goals in whatever I do.

Kiana Tom, model

Play like you're positive on the victory, even though they're leading big now.

Knute Rockne, coach

The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.

Arnold J. Toynbee, historian

It's insulting to ask a dramatist what his view of his play is. I have no opinion.

Edward Bond, playwright

I have always loved the process of making the music, reading the letters from the fans who get married to my music, have children to my music and play my music at their funerals.

Wynonna Judd, musician

The value of music is to be able to play one note at the right time in the right way.

Herbie Hancock, musician

Yeah, my dream would be to work for 6 months and then have 6 months to play, just snowboarding, surfing, and going to cool places to listen and be alone and kinda chill out.

Marc Newson, designer

You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.

Plato, philosopher

You don't play against opponents, you play against the game of basketball.

Bobby Knight, basketball coach

I got the nickname Spitfire for a reason - I burned inside to play volleyball.

Summer Altice, model

I'll play with it first and tell you what it is later.

Bette Davis, actress

What I like about The Sims is that I don't have a normal life at all, so I play this game where these people have these really boring, mundane lives. It's fun.

Gerard Way, singer

When I said I retired from basketball playing, I have retired. You will not see me play again. That is a promise.

Karl Malone, basketball player

I'm not playing for other people; if I start thinking in those terms I would put too much pressure on myself. I play basketball because that is what I love to do.

Jeremy Lin, athlete

My greatest challenge has been to change the mindset of people. Mindsets play strange tricks on us. We see things the way our minds have instructed our eyes to see.

Muhammad Yunus, economist

My boys told me they'd rather play than practice.

Jimmy Smith,

I know I can handle dramatic roles, but I don't think I should have to play a young mother on crack to prove it.

Hilary Duff, actress

The dumber you are on court, the better you're going to play.

Jim Courier, athlete

It's easy for women to say they don't understand and ask a man for help. As the saying goes, boys play with toys, and girls play with boys.

Tom Stewart, politician

Play is always voluntary. What might otherwise be play is work if it's forced.

Bob Black, activist

When you play music with someone who has a heart rather than playing with someone who is just doing it for money or is cynical it makes all the difference.

Greg Lake, musician

When my daughter, Clare, was 4, she told me that a school friend had told her what I did for a living. Clare asked me, 'Is it true you play Jack Rabbit?'

Peter Bergman, actor

The actor is too prone to exaggerate his powers; he wants to play Hamlet when his appearance is more suitable to King Lear.

Sarah Bernhardt, actress

The essence of a tragedy, or even of a serious play, is the spiritual awakening, or regeneration, of the hero.

Maxwell Anderson, playwright

The play was a great success, but the audience was a disaster.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Fiction is to the grown man what play is to the child; it is there that he changes the atmosphere and tenor of his life.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

Each day, and the living of it, has to be a conscious creation in which discipline and order are relieved with some play and pure foolishness.

May Sarton, poet

A lot of the stuff that I do with Betty is in the eyes. A lot of the feelings that I evoke with her are unspoken, so that's been fun to play with.

January Jones, actress

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