quote by Pele

Football is the only sport where you put people together, it doesn't matter if you are rich, or poor, or black, or white. It is one nation. This is the beauty of football.

— Pele

Empowering Sports Football quotations

Sports football quote Your body will be around a lot longer than that expensive handbag. Invest in you
Your body will be around a lot longer than that expensive handbag. Invest in yourself.

Football is just a game. What matters is what you play for.

Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.

Sports football quote The real workout starts when you want to stop.
The real workout starts when you want to stop.
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When you start supporting a football club, you don't support it because of the trophies, or a player, or history, you support it because you found yourself somewhere there; found a place where you belong.

Greatness is a lot of small things done well.

Day after day, workout after workout, obedience after obedience, day after day.


It's not the will to win that matters-everyone has that.

It's the will to prepare to win that matters.

Sports football quote Our bodies are capable of anything. It's our mind we have to convince.
Our bodies are capable of anything. It's our mind we have to convince.

I had no interest in fashion when I was younger.

I was such a tomboy. I loved soccer, as you call it, or sports in general. The first time I was a bridesmaid, to my auntie, I refused to go down the aisle without my football shorts underneath my dress.

Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pele.

I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.

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.

Sports football quote Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.

My only feeling about superstition is that it's unlucky to be behind at the end of the game.


The only qualifications for a lineman are to be big and dumb.

To be a back, you only have to be dumb.

If you're in the penalty area and don't know what to do with the ball, put it in the net and we'll discuss the options later.

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

Alabama fans love Alabama football. Auburn fans love Auburn.

Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck.

If you're willing to put yourself and your dreams on the line, at the very least you'll discover an inner strength you may not have known existed.

Sports football quote If youre not failing once in a while, it probably means youre not stretching you
If youre not failing once in a while, it probably means youre not stretching yourself.

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.

I want to be remembered as the guy who gave his all whenever he was on the field.

It's better to have ten disorganized players than ten organized runners.

Sports football quote My failure gave me strength, my pain was my motivation.
My failure gave me strength, my pain was my motivation.

Only true champions come out and show their worth after defeat- and I expect us to do that.

What makes the difference between a great player and just a normal player is dedication, work, commitment.


With the game on the line. I want the ball in my hands.

Sports football quote Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.
Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.

My responsibility is leadership, and the minute I get negative, that is going to have an influence on my team.

I may win and I may lose, but I will never be defeated

The more honor and self-respect among players, the greater the team.

Sports football quote Football, beer, and above all gambling, filled up the horizon of their minds. To
Football, beer, and above all gambling, filled up the horizon of their minds. To keep them in control was not difficult.

Every game is an opportunity to measure yourself against your own potential.


I have two speeds. Fast and faster. I don't just run. I take it.

Yes, I thought I was joining Manchester United, I was misled by all involved.

I wasnt aware of another Manchester team

Sports football quote Sport doesn't build character, it reveals it.
Sport doesn't build character, it reveals it.

The ball is round, the game lasts ninety minutes, and everything else is just theory.

Football is something like war. Whoever behaves too properly, is lost.

Play for the name on the front of the shirt, and they will remember the name on the back

Sports football quote The only way to prove you are a good sport is to lose.
The only way to prove you are a good sport is to lose.

Before the first year, nobody gave it a chance.

Now, 36 years later, everybody knows Monday Night Football.

I don't expect to win enough games to be put on NCAA probation.

I just want to win enough to warrant an investigation.

The tradition in Serbia has always been team sports - football, basketball, handball, volleyball and water polo, individual sports are not supported.

I can't believe it. I can't believe it. Football. Bloody hell.

That's great, tell him he's Pele and get him back on.