Sports Quotes Quotes

Quotes tagged as "sports-quotes" (showing 1-30 of 44)
Gina Greenlee
“Showing up begins long before you stand at the start. Prove yourself an exception in a world where people talk more than act. Intent without follow-through is hollow. Disappoint yourself enough times and empty is how you feel. Make yourself proud. Fill yourself up.
Show up.”
Gina Greenlee, Postcards and Pearls: Life Lessons from Solo Moments on the Road

Tobe Hanson
“If you feel anxiety or depression, you are not in the present. You are either anxiously projecting the future or depressed and stuck in the past. The only thing you have any control over is the present moment; simple breathing exercises can make us calm and present instantly.”
Tobe Hanson, The Four Seasons Way of Life:: Ancient Wisdom for Healing and Personal Growth

Tobe Hanson
“I believe in not trying to control things that are out of my control or none of my business.”
Tobe Hanson, The Four Seasons Way of Life:: Ancient Wisdom for Healing and Personal Growth

“If you don´t fall, how are you going to know what getting up feels like?”
Stephen Curry

Fredrik Backman
“It’s only a game. It only resolves tiny, insignificant things. Such as who gets validation. Who gets listened to. It allocates power and draws boundaries and turns some people into stars and others into spectators. That’s all.”
Fredrik Backman, Beartown

Tobe Hanson
“Almost all accidents and injuries happen when an individual is not being present and not paying attention to what they are doing.”
Tobe Hanson, The Four Seasons Way of Life: Ancient Wisdom for Healing and Personal Growth

Mohith Agadi
“No wrong in aiming or applauding the win but always agnize one's efforts.”
Mohith Agadi

“If a girl wants to sell her body, so be it. None of my business. Don't athletes sell their bodies, too? People can do behind closed doors whatever they want, as long as it doesn't hurt anyone else.”
Oliver Markus Malloy, Bad Choices Make Good Stories - Going to New York

Rasheed Ogunlaru
“In business, sport, entertainment and beyond an idea is worth next to nothing. The energy, effort, passion, talent, tenacity, strategy, resilience and resourcefulness to see it through and make something of it is worth everything.”
Rasheed Ogunlaru

Douglas Brunt
“If you're going to die at age thirty-five, professional sports is the best life ever. If you're going to die at eighty-five, it's the worst. The best life ever lived by anyone in any walk of life was Lou Gehrig.”
Douglas Brunt, Trophy Son

Fredrik Backman
“The only thing the sport gives us are moments. But what the hell is life, Peter, apart from moments?” - BEARTOWN”
Fredrik Backman

Fredrik Backman
“This town needs to win at something. We need to feel, just once, that we’re best. I know it’s a game. But that’s not all it is. Not always.”
Fredrik Backman, Beartown

Colleen Mariotti
“How we approach each obstacle is relevant, whether we are on the field or not.”
Colleen Mariotti, Livology: A Global Guide to a Deliberate Life

Fredrik Backman
“The rush lifts him up, his endorphins are bubbling, and afterward he will remember thinking: “How can anyone possibly experience this without thinking he’s a god?”
Fredrik Backman, Beartown

“Sports has no bounds, no race, no religion, no caste and no creed. Keep out all this from sports. Sports are pure joy, do not ruin with your ignorance”
Sammy Toora

Tobe Hanson
“In my experience, stress is the cause of all injury and pain.”
Tobe Hanson, The Four Seasons Way of Life:: Ancient Wisdom for Healing and Personal Growth

“Virtually every tribe in the march towards civilization developed its tailored made initiation practices. In America, sports are part of the test for a young man’s initiation into manhood.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Tobe Hanson
“The Zone is when you are being intensely aware of what you are doing in that instant.”
Tobe Hanson, Athlete's Way of Excellence: Ancient Chinese Wisdom Revealing the Secrets to Modern Day Athletic Peak Performance and How to Be in The Zone

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