Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Sports.

The repository contains 87 quotes in the category “Sports.”
Showing quotes 21 through 40 in the category “Sports.” Page 1 2 3 4 5.

You’ll always miss one hundred percent of the shots you do not take.

Wayne Gretzky
1961 —     

Some people skate to the puck. I skate to where the puck is going to be.

Wayne Gretzky
1961 —     

We didn’t lose. We just ran out of time.

Vince Lombardi
1913 — 1970

Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.

Vince Lombardi
1913 — 1970

I have four basic pitches: fastball, curve, slider and change-up, plus eight illegal ones.

Tommy John
1943 —     

Bob Gibson is the luckiest pitcher in baseball. He is always pitching when the other team doesn’t score any runs.

Tim McCarver
1941 —     

Playing golf is like going to a strip joint. After 18 holes you’re tired and most of your balls are missing.

Tim Allen
1953 —     

Sport is like a war without the killing.

Ted Turner
1938 —     

Sports fans, I have the final score for you on the big game between Harvard and William & Mary. It is: Harvard 14, William 12, Mary 6.

Steve Allen
1921 — 2000

Baseball owners have moral scruples against taking any man’s dollar when there is a chance to take a dollar and a quarter.

Red Smith
1905 — 1982

Why do people sing “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” when they’re already there?

Larry Andersen
1953 —     

If he’s a good fastball hitter, should I throw him a bad fastball?

Larry Andersen
1953 —     

If a woman has to choose between catching a fly ball and saving an infant’s life, she will choose to save the infant’s life without even considering if there are men on base.

Dave Barry
1947 —     

I am going to turn this team around 360 degrees.

Jerome Bettis
1972 —     

A hot dog at the ballpark is better than a steak at the Ritz.

Humphrey Bogart
1899 — 1957

If a man watches three football games in a row he should be declared legally dead.

Erma Bombeck
1927 — 1996

If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing your grandmother with her teeth out.

George Brett
1953 —     

Winning isn’t everything, but it beats anything that comes in second.

Bear Bryant
1913 — 1983

After seeing George Steinbrenner's new yacht:

It was a beautiful thing to observe with all thirty-six oars working in unison.

Jack Buck
1924 — 2002

I never set out to hurt anybody, unless it was really important, like a league game or something.

Dick Butkus
1942 —     

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