Famous Sports Quotes

Famous Sports Quotes - Top 20

Fans don't boo nobodies.
-Reggie Jackson 

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

Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
-Ted Williams

Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pele. I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.
-Pele

It's not the disability that defines you; its how you deal with the challenges the disability presents you with. We have an obligation to the abilities we DO have, not the disability.
-Jim Abbott

Leaders aren't born, they are made. And they are made just like anything else, through hard work. And that's the price we'll have to pay to achieve that goal, or any goal.
-Vince Lombardi

There are only two options regarding commitment. You're either IN or youre OUT. There is no such thing as life in-between.
-Pat Riley

The game isn't over till it's over.
-Yogi Berra 

I've missed more than 9000 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.
-Michael Jordan

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.
-Tommy Lasorda


Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them—a desire, a dream, a vision.
-Muhammad Ali

When my time on Earth is gone, and my activities here are past, I want them to bury me upside down, and my critics can kiss my ass.
-Bobby Knight

Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.
-John Wooden

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

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



My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging
-Hank Aaron 



Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
-Joe Paterno

Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.
-Phil Jackson 

Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
-Mike Singletary

Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.
-Satchel Paige