From famous People
Many great athletes, coaches and journalists have produced many great sport quotes. Some of them being inspirational, some are merely stating facts or presenting insight to the world of professional sport.
Famous quotes from venerable personalities like Michael Jordan, Babe Ruth, Muhammad Ali and Jackie Joyner-Kersee (to name also a woman) are shedding some light on their life and experiences. These words of wisdom and passion might inspire others to reach their goals.
Physical exercise and tactical preparation is by far not everything which is needed to excel in your chosen sport discipline. Plenty praise and positive encouragement is needed, to keep you reaching out for the stars. Some of these sport quotes are a bit feisty; but that is maybe a help to get the slobs moved. These sport quotes are intendent to get you into action. They hopefully invigorate you, tease you, galvanize you, inspire you or even rebuke you. Whatever your reaction is, this list is meant to motivate and incite you for your future deeds
Best 50 Sport Quotes
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all?
What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.
The Six W's: Work will win, when wishing won't.
To uncover your true potential you must first find your own limits and then you have to have the courage to blow past them.
Only he who can see the invisible can do the impossible.
In baseball and in business, there are three types of people. Those who make it happen, those who watch it happen, and those who wonder what happened.
Win If You Can, Lose If You Must, But NEVER QUIT!
Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
A trophy carries dust. Memories last forever.
Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than 50 preaching it.
It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe.
It’s not the will to win that matters—everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.
Losers quit when they're tired. Winners quit when they've won
Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.
Anything is possible. You can be told that you have a 90-percent chance or a 50-percent chance or a 1-percent chance, but you have to believe, and you have to fight.
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.
Win if you can, lose if you must, but always cheat.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.
All hockey players are bilingual. They know English and profanity.
If you fail to prepare, you’re prepared to fail.
When you win, say nothing, when you lose, say less.
Leadership, like coaching, is fighting for the hearts and souls of men and getting them to believe in you.
Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
Don't force your kids into sports. I never was. To this day, my dad has never asked me to go play golf. I ask him. It's the child's desire to play that matters, not the parent's desire to have the child play. Fun. Keep it fun.
A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.
Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.
You can't win unless you learn how to lose.
It's okay if you try and fail, but it's not okay if you fail to try
If you have everything under control, you’re not moving fast enough.
What do do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
There are only two options regarding commitment. You’re either IN or you’re OUT. There is no such thing as life in-between.
I’ve missed more than 9,000 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.
It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get up.
Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.
It ain’t over till it’s over.