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Famous Sports Quotes

These famous sports quotes come from some of the icons in sports. You will also find some from people not directly related to sports.

Bear Bryant could take his'n and beat your'n, or he could take your'n and beat his'n.
Bum Phillips

I don't have any tricky plays, I'd rather have tricky players.
Abe Lemons

The critic is one who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
Oscar Wilde

Fault finding is like window washing. All the dirt seems to be on the other side.
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When I play, I'm boiling inside. I just try not to show it because it's a lack of composure, and if you give in to your emotions after one loss, you're liable to have three or four in a row.
Chirs Evert

There is no room in your mind for negative thoughts. The busier you keep yourself with the particulars of shot assessment and execution, the less chance your mind has to dwell on the emotional. This is sheer intensity.
Jack Nicklaus

In the end, the game comes down to one thing: man against man. May the best man win.
Sam Huff

When they treat you bad, you just got to take care of your pride, no matter what.
Satchel Paige

I celebrate a victory when I start walking off the field. By the time I get to the locker room, I'm done.
Tom Osborne

You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself, your own highest standards, and when you reach your limits, that is real joy.
Arthur Ashe

Victory belongs to the most persevering.