Quotes and Sayings about Sports

I love sports - if I'm not acting, I'm probably doing sports.

Gabriel Basso

I regard sports first and foremost as entertainment, so dry documentary narration is not for me.

Jack Brickhouse

I always seem to get parts where I play the sports professional - and that's not me at all!

Jay Ryan

Since my induction into the Sports Hall of Fame, I have wanted to have my No. 3 Chevy on exhibit for sports fans to see. I hope others will enjoy the car as much as I have.

Junior Johnson

I have three kids, and I'm a coach for a lot of their sports, so I'm around them a lot, but I see friends of mine with older kids and they don't really interact so much, other than giving them a place to live.

Mike O’Malley

I was never into sports, and my passion was the arts as long as I could remember.

Stephen Wallem

It's too bad that one has to conceive of sports as being the only arena where risks are, for all of life is risk exercise. That's the only way to live more freely, and more interestingly.

William Sloane Coffin, Jr.

I really think more fledgling novelists - and many current and even established novelists - should get out into the real world and cover local politics, sports, culture, and crime and write it up on deadline.

C. J. Box

All pro sports, as well as the NCAA, should thank God every day we have sports betting here... We have the only agency in the world that regulates the honesty of games.

Meyer Lansky

The more violent the body contact of the sports you watch, the lower the class.

Paul Fussell

I don't pay much attention to sports.

Jack Abramoff

We wanted Nike to be the world's best sports and fitness company. Once you say that, you have a focus. You don't end up making wing tips or sponsoring the next Rolling Stones world tour.

Philip Knight

There are almost no sports within which mortal accidents are not a reality.

Dietrich Mateschitz

When launching a product called an Energy Drink and named Red Bull, a product that stimulates body and mind, it is a short step to the roots where Red Bull came from. We have been doing this for 20 years - now it's called adventure sports, extreme sports, and outdoor sports.

Dietrich Mateschitz

I'm thrilled, I'm grateful, I'm blessed. I played for the world's greatest professional sports team in history. Once a Dallas Cowboy, always a Dallas Cowboy.

Bob Hayes

I think track is still one of the most exciting participant sports, but we haven't been able to capitalize on that excitement through television and the print media.

Bob Beamon

My commitment to Atlanta and passion for sports and competition make this acquisition a perfect fit for me.

Arthur Blank

I grew up playing sports. There is a clear line between success and failure.

Tiki Barber

I pick projects according to how fascinating they are to me, and it has resulted in a broad reach. My records are actually in five different sports: balloons, airplanes, airships, gliders, and sailboats.

Steve Fossett

The most important thing you learn as a sports photographer is anticipation - not where the action is taking place, but where it's going to take place. Not where the subject is now, but where they're going to be.

Lawrence Schiller

Sport must be amateur or it is not sport. Sports played professionally are entertainment.

Avery Brundage

I've been on enough sports teams in my life to have experienced the magic of what can happen when a group of people care for and love each other.

Tim Ryan

The Olympic Games must not be an end in itself, they must be a means of creating a vast programme of physical education and sports competitions for all young people.

Avery Brundage

Sports don't define us it is not what we live for.

Michael Wilbon

People here don't identify themselves by their sports team.

Michael Wilbon