Inside of a ring or out, ain't nothing wrong with going down, it's staying down that's wrong.
Just because you took longer than others, doesn't mean you failed. Remember that.
You need three things to win: discipline, hard work and, before everything maybe, commitment. No one will make it without those three. Sport teaches you that.
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
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Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
The best thing at the tournament were the cheerleaders.
Our bodies are capable of anything. It's our mind we have to convince.
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.
The first thing is to love your sport. Never do it to please someone else. It has to be yours.
If you drink don't drive. Don't even putt.
Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.
If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score?
Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith.
You can't win unless you learn how to lose.
When a man wants to murder a tiger he calls it sport;
when a tiger wants to murder him he calls it ferocity.
There is a syndrome in sports called paralysis by analysis.
Adversity cause some men to break; others to break records.
Bodybuilding is much like any other sport.
To be successful, you must dedicate yourself 100% to your training, diet and mental approach.
You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.
Your body will be around a lot longer than that expensive handbag. Invest in yourself.
You win some, lose some, and wreck some.
All hockey players are bilingual. They know English and profanity.
For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors, and laugh at them in our turn?
Politics is a blood sport.
Sports should always be fun.
In sports... you play from the time you're eight years old, and then you're done forever.
The real workout starts when you want to stop.
Skiing: the art of catching cold and going broke while rapidly heading nowhere at great personal risk.
I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.
Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.
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.
Baseball is a red-blooded sport for red-blooded men.
It's no pink tea, and mollycoddles had better stay out. It's a struggle for supremacy, a survival of the fittest.
I am building a fire, and everyday I train, I add more fuel.
At just the right moment, I light the match.
Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a vision, a dream.
Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short;
youth is nimble, age is lame; Youth is hot and bold, age is weak and cold; Youth is wild, and age is tame.
Durability is part of what makes a great athlete.
The minute you start talking about what you're going to do if you lose, you have lost.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
Swimming is a confusing sport, because sometimes you do it for fun, and other times you do it to not die. And when I'm swimming, sometimes I'm not sure which one it is.
Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
A good hockey player plays where the puck is.
A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.
In America, it is sport that is the opiate of the masses.
Chess is a sport. The main object in the game of chess remains the achievement of victory.
First of all, what happens is, when you're good at something, you spend a lot of time with it. People identify you with that sport, so it becomes part of your identity.
The only athletic sport I ever mastered was backgammon.
When a flirt fishes for a man, she fishes merely for the sport.
If all the year were playing holidays, to sport would be as tedious as to work.
The best and fastest way to learn a sport is to watch and imitate a champion.
My favourite sport is cheerleading!
In the future, torture will once again become the recreational sport of the rich.
My motto is, you have to get in a sport a day.
You don't play against opponents, you play against the game of basketball.
Hunting is not a sport. In a sport, both sides should know they're in the game.
You've got to be a disciplined person if you want to succeed both in sport and in life.