Famous Quotations on Topic: Sports

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Many men go fishing all their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
— Henry David Thoreau
Topic: Sports

If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score?
— Vince Lombardi
Topic: Sports

A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.
— Wayne Gretzky
Topic: Sports

You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.
— Michael Phelps
Topic: Sports

Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.
— Dan Gable
Topic: Sports

Baseball is the only field of endeavour where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
— Ted Williams
Topic: Sports

Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.
— George Orwell
Topic: Sports

Thus so wretched is man that he would weary even without any cause for weariness... and so frivolous is he that, though full of a thousand reasons for weariness, the least thing, such as playing billiards or hitting a ball, is sufficient enough to amuse him.
— Blaise Pascal
Topic: Sports

Nobody's a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It's hard to stay on top.
— Paul Coffey
Topic: Sports

A lifetime of training for just ten seconds.
— Jesse Owens
Topic: Sports

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