Sports Quotes

The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuses, thats the day you start to the top.
– O.J. Simpson

You gotta be a man to play baseball for a living, but you gotta have a lot of little boy in you, too.
– Roy Campanella

The country is full of good coaches. What it takes to win is a bunch of interested players.
– Don Coryell

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.
– Vidal Sassoon

The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
– Joe Paterno

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
– Michael Jordan

Set your goals high, and dont stop till you get there.
– Bo Jackson

In war there is no substitute for victory.
– Douglas MacArthur

Sweat plus sacrifice equals success.
– Charlie Finley

And this year is going to be the 25th anniversary of the 17-0 team, the only undefeated season.
– Don Shula

We’re not giving away any football players who could hurt us later. I don’t mind people thinking I’m stupid, but I don’t want to give them any proof.
– Bum Phillips

When someone tells me the is only one way to do things, it always lights a fire under my butt. My instant reaction is, I’m gonna prove you wrong.
– Picabo Street

Boxing is for men, and is about men and is men. A celebration of the lost religion of masculinity all the more trenchant for being lost.
– Joyce Carol Oates

According to Sports Illustrated, nearly half the high school sports injuries that lead to paralysis or death occur among cheerleaders.
– Thomas Sowell

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
– Lou Holtz

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
– Vincent T. Lombardi

Paris hasn’t witnessed anything this ugly since Charles Laughton starting ringing the bells on top of Notre Dame Cathedral.
– Martin Johnson

The secret of winning football games is working more as a team, less as individuals. I play not my 11 best, but my best 11.
– Knute Rockne

Why should a player be denied the sheer pleasure and release of smashing his own expensive racket into pieces occasionally?
– Peter Wimbledon

The principle is competing against yourself.It’s about self improvement, about being better than you were the day before.
– Steve Young