Sports

Found 14 thoughts of sports

I love sport because I love life, and sport is one of the basic joys of life.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko

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

William Shakespeare

Desire is the most important factor in the success of any athlete.

Willie Shoemaker

Not every age is fit for childish sports.

Titus Maccius Plautus

Nobody in the game of football should be called a genius. A genius is somebody like Norman Einstein.

Joe Theismann

Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I don't like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that.

Bill Shankly

Baseball is 90% mental, the other half is physical.

Yogi Berra

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

Wayne Gretzky

For when the One Great Scorer comes To write against your name, He marks-not that you won or lost- But how you played the game.

Grantland Rice

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

Sport is imposing order on what was chaos.

Anthony Starr

Sports do not build character. They reveal it.

Heywood Broun

For people to judge a man's worth and his very manhood according to the way he feels about sport, and not to recognize it for the piddly, inconsequential goings on that it really is...

Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess

My life is like a zombie movie! I survive game after game after game, but the football just keeps coming! The only way to stop team sports is to aim for the head.

Matt Milby