A collection of sports quotes and sayings that could be used for scrapbooking or for encouragement and inspiration.
The breakfast of champions is not cereal, it's the opposition.
Thought Provoking |
I play the game for the game's own sake.
Hoop It Up
One day of practice is like one day of clean living.
It doesn't do you any good.
Baseball is the only place in the world that it is OK to steal.
Set your goals high, and don't stop till you get there.
Effort is a measure of a Man.
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
I'll always be Number 1 to myself.
Figure Skating Saying
If at first you don't succeed, you are running about average.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
The more I practice, the luckier I get.
Every day you have to test yourself. If you don't, it's a wasted day.
Race to the Finish
Track and Field Saying
Adversity cause some men to break; others to break records.
William A. Ward
Just for Kicks
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Dont look back. Something might be gaining on you.
Bowling is a Ball
You must not only aim right, but draw the bow with all your might.
Henry David Thoreau
Winners don't wait for chances, they take them
It's not over til it's over.
I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.
It is not how big you are, it's how big you play.
Winning means you're willing to go longer,
work harder, and give more than anyone else.
You must play boldly to win.
Going the Distance
I figure practice puts your brains in your muscles.
Players win games, teams win championships.
Helping Others |
We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time.
Love is playing every game as if it's your last.
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
Haywood Hale Broun
Baseball is 90% mental -- the other half is physical.
If you don't try to win you might as well hold the Olympics
in somebody's back yard.
What a Volley!
Never, never, never give up.
You gotta be a man to play baseball for a living, but you gotta have a lot of little boy in you, too.
Sport is a preserver of health.
You have to perform at a consistently higher level than others.
That's the mark of a true professional.
All sports are games of inches.
You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.
Champions keep playing until they get it right.
Billie Jean King
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
Ingenuity plus courage plus work equals miracles.
I learn teaching from teachers. I learn golf from golfers.
I learn winning from coaches.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports.
What is tough, is being good every day.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
You can't make a great play unless you do it first in practice.
Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve.
Find another way.
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