Best Quotes About Sport
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.
Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquillity.
Billie Jean King
My concentration level blocks out everything. Concentration is why some athletes are better than others. You develop that concentration in training and concentrate in a meet.
When I was 40, my doctor advised me that a man in his 40s shouldn't play tennis. I heeded his advice carefully and could hardly wait until I reached 50 to start again.
Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.
All hockey players are bilingual. They know English and profanity.
Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday's success or put its failures behind and start over again. That's the way life is, with a new game every day, and that's the way baseball is.
I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.
Any time Detroit scores more than 100 points and holds the other team below 100 points they almost always win.
Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.
The difference between the old ballplayer and the new ballplayer is the jersey. The old ballplayer cared about the name on the front. The new ballplayer cares about the name on the back.
Tennis and golf are best played, not watched.
Nobody wants to buy a $60,000 electric Civic. But people will pay $90,000 for an electric sports car.
The world of sports knows no religious, racial or political differences. Athletes, from whatever land they come, speak the same language. The lessons of competition are lessons for life.
Sports is the toy department of human life.
Growing up, if I hadn't had sports, I don't know where I'd be. God only knows what street corners I'd have been standing on and God only knows what I'd have been doing, but instead I played hockey and went to school and stayed out of trouble.
I couldn't find the sports car of my dreams, so I built it myself.
I don't know anything that builds the will to win better than competitive sports.
Richard M. Nixon
Sports without music is just a game. Music makes it entertaining.