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Picture quote by Sayings about sport

Our bodies are capable of anything. It's our mind we have to convince. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about fitness

The real workout starts when you want to stop.

Picture quote by Margaret Shepard about faith

Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith. ⏤ Margaret Shepard

Picture quote by Unknown about motivational

Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a vision, a dream. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

Your body will be around a lot longer than that expensive handbag. Invest in yourself. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Babe Ruth about motivational

Every strike brings me closer to the next home run. ⏤ Babe Ruth

Picture quote by Babe Ruth about courage

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

Picture quote by Sayings about sport

Sport doesn't build character, it reveals it. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about sport

You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.

Picture quote by Michael Jordan about motivational

My failure gave me strength, my pain was my motivation. ⏤ Michael Jordan

Picture quote by Lewis Pugh about motivational

If youre not failing once in a while, it probably means youre not stretching yourself. ⏤ Lewis Pugh

Picture quote by Ernie Banks about sport

The only way to prove you are a good sport is to lose. ⏤ Ernie Banks

Picture quote by Socrates about training

No citizen has a right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training. What a disgrace it is for a man to grow old without even seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable. ⏤ Socrates

Picture quote by Jal Tucher about persistence

On being a champion Theres no avoiding persistence. ⏤ Jal Tucher

Picture quote by H.G. Wells about motivational

Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the human race. ⏤ H.G. Wells

Picture quote by Tim Fargo about running

It is never wise to run any race but your own. ⏤ Tim Fargo

Picture quote by Unknown about motivational

Focus on how far you've come not how far you have to go. ⏤ Unknown

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 by Hank Aaron about sport

It took me seventeen years to get three thousand hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the golf course. ⏤ Hank Aaron

Picture quote by Magic Johnson about cooperation

Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates. ⏤ Magic Johnson

Picture quote about sport

Never stop fighting for your dreams.

Picture quote by Robert de Castella about sport

Running well is a matter of having the patience to persevere when we are tired ad not expecting instant results. ⏤ Robert de Castella

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

Picture quote by Sayings about travel

Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about sports

That's the beauty of sport. Sometimes you laugh, sometimes you cry.

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Inside of a ring or out, ain't nothing wrong with going down, it's staying down that's wrong.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

Just because you took longer than others, doesn't mean you failed. Remember that.

Conor McGregor, mixed martial artist

Sports do not build character. They reveal it.

John Wooden, coach

The best thing at the tournament were the cheerleaders.

Ivan Slavkov, sports

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.

George S. Patton, soldier

The mind is the limit. As long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it-as long as you really believe 100 percent.

Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor

The first thing is to love your sport. Never do it to please someone else. It has to be yours.

Peggy Fleming, athlete

It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

If you drink don't drive. Don't even putt.

Dean Martin, actor

Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.

Mike Singletary, athlete

If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score?

Vince Lombardi, coach

You can't win unless you learn how to lose.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, athlete

There is a syndrome in sports called paralysis by analysis.

Arthur Ashe, athlete

You win some, lose some, and wreck some.

Dale Earnhardt, celebrity

Adversity cause some men to break; others to break records.

William Arthur Ward, writer

You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.

Michael Phelps, swimmer

All hockey players are bilingual. They know English and profanity.

Gordie Howe, athlete

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.

Michael Jordan, basketball player

In sports... you play from the time you're eight years old, and then you're done forever.

Joe Montana, athlete

I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.

Rodney Dangerfield, comedian

Sports should always be fun.

Charles Mann,

Skiing: the art of catching cold and going broke while rapidly heading nowhere at great personal risk.


Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.

Yogi Berra, athlete

I am building a fire, and everyday I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match.

Mia Hamm, athlete

The minute you start talking about what you're going to do if you lose, you have lost.

George Shultz,

Durability is part of what makes a great athlete.

Bill Russell, athlete

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George Will, journalist

Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.

Bobby Unser, celebrity

A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.

Wayne Gretzky, athlete

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

Bobby Knight, basketball coach

If I weren't earning $3 million a year to dunk a basketball, most people on the street would run in the other direction if they saw me coming.

Charles Barkley, basketball player

The fewer rules a coach has, the fewer rules there are for players to break.

John Madden, entertainer

Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.

Warren Spahn, athlete

Athletes need 'freedom of excess'. That is why we gave them this motto

Pierre de Coubertin, leader

Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.

Tiger Woods, athlete

Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.

William Wordsworth, poet

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.

Hunter S. Thompson, journalist

I strongly believe the black culture spends too much time, energy and effort raising, praising, and teasing our black children about the dubious glories of professional sports.

Arthur Ashe, athlete

If luck weren't involved, I'd win every tournament!

Phil Hellmuth,

A lifetime of training for just ten seconds.

Jesse Owens, athlete

How many charming talents have been spoiled by the instilled desire to do 'important' work! Some people are born to lift heavy weights. Some are born to juggle with golden balls.

Max Beerbohm, actor

Since the Bible and the church are obviously mistaken in telling us where we came from, how can we trust them to tell us where we are going?


The only way to prove that you're a good sport is to lose.

Ernie Banks, athlete

You know it's going to hell when the best rapper out there is white and the best golfer is black.

Charles Barkley, basketball player

I never played sports. I wasn't any good at them.

Leighton Meester, actress

Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.

Herbert Hoover, president

Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face.

Dave Barry, journalist

As athletes, we're used to reacting quickly. Here, it's 'come, stop, come, stop.' There's a lot of downtime. That's the toughest part of the day.

Michael Jordan, basketball player

People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.

Rogers Hornsby, athlete

Reverse every natural instinct and do the opposite of what you are inclined to do, and you will probably come very close to having a perfect golf swing.

Ben Hogan, athlete

In football as in watchmaking, talent and elegance mean nothing without rigour and precision.

Lionel Messi, footballer

I want to rip out his heart and feed it to Lennox Lewis. I want to kill people. I want to rip their stomachs out and eat their children.

Mike Tyson, athlete

Tennis and golf are best played, not watched.

Roger Kahn, writer

Sport in the sense of a mass-spectacle, with death to add to the underlying excitement, comes into existence when a population has been drilled and regimented and depressed to such an extent that it needs at least a vicarious participation in difficult feats of strength or skill or heroism in order to sustain its waning life-sense.

Lewis Mumford, sociologist

I don't think I can be expected to take seriously any game which takes less than three days to reach its conclusion.

Tom Stoppard, dramatist

Fifty percent of life in the N.B.A. is sex. The other fifty percent is money.

Dennis Rodman, basketball player

There is no greater honor than the one received by athletes the moment they see the raised flag of their country at the highest level, and when they hear their national anthem inundating every corner of the stadium and reaching the ends of the earth.

Voula Patoulidou,

He hits the ball a long way and he knows how to win.

Gary McCord, athlete

Sport inevitably creates deadness of feeling. No one could take pleasure in it who was sensitive to suffering; and therefore its pursuit by women is much more to be regretted than its pursuit by men, because women pursue much more violently and recklessly what they pursue at all.

Ouida, novelist

He hits it long. His shoulders are impressively quick through the ball. That's where he's getting his power from. He's young and has great elasticity.

Nick Faldo, athlete

It's a round ball and a round bat, and you got to hit it square.

Pete Rose, athlete

This is a time when the United States should be standing tall. There is no other leader in the world today. We shouldn't be approaching conflicts as a team sport. We either get in an we lead and we do a good job, or you don't get in at all.

Jon Huntsman, Jr., politician

If you got the game, you got the game. That's why Tiger Woods is out there playing golf with Greg Norman.

Shaquille O'Neal, athlete

He's going to be around a long, long time, if his body holds up. That's always a concern with a lot of players because of how much they play. A lot of guys can't handle it. But it looks like he can.

Jack Nicklaus, athlete

All sports for all people.

Pierre de Coubertin, leader

It's interesting. I've known quite a few good athletes that can't begin to play a beat on the drum set. Most team sport is about the smooth fluidity of hand-eye coordination and physical grace, where drumming is much more about splitting all those things up.

Neil Peart, musician

You can be a little lonely because it's an individual sport.

Guy Forget, athlete

There isn't a flaw in his golf or his makeup. He will win more majors than Arnold Palmer and me combined. Somebody is going to dust my records. It might as well be Tiger, because he's such a great kid.

Jack Nicklaus, athlete

You know they're not going to lose 162 consecutive games.

Harry Caray, entertainer

Bulls do not win bull fights. People do.

Norman Ralph Augustine, author

Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter's honor.

Ernest Hemingway, novelist

I don't know why people question the academic training of an athlete. Fifty percent of the doctors in this country graduated in the bottom half of their classes.

Al McGuire, coach

The human spirit sublimatesthe impulses it thwarts:a healthy sex life mitigatesthe lust for other sports.

Piet Hein,

Olympism is the marriage of sport and culture.

Juan Antonio Samaranch, celebrity

Never let a win get to your head, or a loss to your heart.

Chuck D,

For man, maximum excitement is the confrontation of death and the skillful defiance of it by watching others fed to it as he survives transfixed with rapture.

Ernest Becker,

I know I am getting better at golf because I am hitting fewer spectators.

Gerald R. Ford, president

Nobody roots for Goliath.

Wilt Chamberlain, athlete

If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf.

Bob Hope, comedian

There are people who think that wrestling is an ignoble sport. Wrestling is not sport, it is a spectacle, and it is no more ignoble to attend a wrestled performance of suffering than a performance of the sorrows of Arnolphe or Andromaque.

Roland Barthes, critic

If a lot of people gripped a knife and fork the way they do a golf club, they'd starve to death.

Sam Snead, athlete

If you think it's hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball.

Jack Lemmon, actor

You can make a lot of money in this game. Just ask my ex-wives. Both of them are so rich that neither of their husbands work.

Lee Trevino, athlete

Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first, and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.

Red Auerbach, coach

I run because it's my passion, and not just a sport. Every time I walk out the door, I know why I'm going where I'm going and I'm already focused on that special place where I find my peace and solitude. Running, to me, is more than just a physical exercise... it's a consistent reward for victory!

Sasha Azevedo,

I had pro offers from the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers, who were pretty hard up for linemen in those days. If I had gone into professional football the name Jerry Ford might have been a household word today.

Gerald R. Ford, president

Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.

Ted Williams, athlete

The world doesn't want to hear about the labor pains, it only wants to see the baby.

Johnny Sain as told to Jim Bouton in Ball Four,

Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it's so incredible, it's unbelievable.

Tom Landry, coach

What's unfortunate about buying a pitcher for $12 million is that he carries no warranty.

Bob Verdi, journalist

Any time Detroit scores more than 100 points and holds the other team below 100 points they almost always win.

Doug Collins, athlete

Most ball games are lost, not won.

Casey Stengel, athlete

Wrestling is ballet with violence.

Jesse Ventura, politician

He has the finest, fundamentally sound golf swing I've ever seen.

Jack Nicklaus, athlete

You wouldn't have won if we'd beaten you.

Yogi Berra, athlete

Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.

Phil Jackson, coach

If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out.

George Brett, athlete

Overall the fundamentals seem to be there and he's obviously got a very mature head on his shoulders. He's got a kind of presence.

Nick Price, athlete

The bell that tolls for all in boxing belongs to a cash register.

Bob Verdi, journalist

I won't predict anything historic. But nothing is impossible.

Michael Phelps, swimmer

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