I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.— Kevin Costner
Unexpected Sports Movie quotations
The real workout starts when you want to stop.
The name on the front is a hell of a lot more important than the one on the back.
Great moments are born from great opportunities.
Your body will be around a lot longer than that expensive handbag. Invest in yourself.
Heroes get remembered, but legends never die.
In my life, I've been a movie star, a rock star, and a sports star, all wrapped up into one-and worked harder at it than anybody else.
This is your time. Their time is done. It's over. I'm sick and tired of hearing about what a great hockey team the Soviets have. Screw 'em. This is your time. Now go out there and take it!
Our bodies are capable of anything. It's our mind we have to convince.
I love sports, as all Bostonians seem to. I love books and movies, as all writers seem to.
When a defining moment comes along, you define the moment, or the moment defines you.
Sex and golf are the two things you can enjoy even if you're not good at them.
Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a vision, a dream.
I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
And I say, 'Hey, Lama, hey, how about a little something, you know, for the effort, you know.' And he says, 'Oh, uh, there won't be any money. But when you die, on your deathbed, you will receive total consciousness.' So I got that goin' for me, which is nice.
Before every shot, I go to the movies
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
If you go to school and practice for five days a week, it still gives you two days you can go and see your friends, you can go to the movies, you do whatever you like to do.
Growing up in Oklahoma, there wasn't much to do.
Play sports, do a lot of drugs, or read and watch movies, which is what I did.
I think if you want to make a good sports movie, you've got to cut down on the sports. You have to make it about people. You can't try to impress people with your knowledge and the X and O's and all the details and the technicalities.
If youre not failing once in a while, it probably means youre not stretching yourself.
I'm not interested in popular culture.
I hate Quentin Tarantino. I rarely go to movies. I hate rock 'n' roll. I work. I think. I listen to classical music. I brood. I like sports cars.
The Princess Bride is one of my favorite movies, of all time.
If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball.
My failure gave me strength, my pain was my motivation.
My favorite sports movies, I like 'Remember the Titans' and 'Hoosiers' Jimmy Chitwood, from the corner.
The 'Sports Illustrated' cover was the last thing I shot.
That week, I told my agent, 'You know what, I really... I don't want to be a model anymore. I really want to do movies.' And I think he wanted to wring my neck at the moment.
I think a big part of our attraction to sport movies are the stories contained within the sports.
Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.
I want to do a movie on sports - like a movie on a racer or a marathon runner - as I feel I'll fit that bill perfectly.
I believe that the obsessive worship of movie, TV and sports figures is less likely to produce spiritual gain than praying to Thor.
One of my favorite movies of all time is Fargo.
Sport doesn't build character, it reveals it.
I think everybody has something that takes them away or makes them happier.
To some people it's baseball or sports or knitting or the movies.
When you do a movie the clock is ticking. It's like a sport.
There's nothing wrong with options. Options are everywhere. In movies, in sports. Options is not a dirty word. I need to pay my overheads, you know. I invest a lot of money developing a fighter and then I deserve to reap the rewards.
On being a champion Theres no avoiding persistence.
The only way to stop Jim Brown was to give him a movie contract.
How to be the best that you can be
I was a total athlete. I loved sports, but when I realized I wasn't going to be a professional athlete, I realized I wanted to be in movies.
The only way to prove you are a good sport is to lose.
That's why I'm such a big sports fan, with sports you can never guess what's gonna happen. Most movies you get halfway through and you can kind of guess the ending.
I tried to get a baseball movie made a couple of years ago and I don't think it didn't happen because I was a woman, but because sports movie don't sell internationally.
Are you crying? There's no crying. There's no crying in baseball.
Movies, TV, sports, come and go, but what you stand for is what people remember.
Mandela, Martin Luther King, John Kennedy are people who really stood for something and were willing to die for it. You don't see a whole lot of that any more.
The thing about sports movies is, they can't help but feel epic - putting music to images, etc.