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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.
Rogers Hornsby

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.
Edwin Moses

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.
Hugo Black

Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.
Bobby Unser


All hockey players are bilingual. They know English and profanity.
Gordie Howe

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.
Bob Feller

I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.
Rogers Hornsby

Any time Detroit scores more than 100 points and holds the other team below 100 points they almost always win.
Doug Collins

Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.
Joe Garagiola

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.
Steve Garvey

Tennis and golf are best played, not watched.
Roger Kahn


Nobody wants to buy a $60,000 electric Civic. But people will pay $90,000 for an electric sports car.
Elon Musk

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.
Robert Kennedy

Sports is the toy department of human life.
Howard Cosell

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.
Bobby Orr

I couldn't find the sports car of my dreams, so I built it myself.
Ferdinand Porsche

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.
Ice Cube


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