Sports Quotes

Reading transports me. I can go anywhere and never leave my chair. It lets me shake hands with new ideas.
Rolfe Neill
Pour water on a sportswriter - - Instant horseshit.
Ted Williams

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Stephen leacock - a sportsman is a man who, every now and then,...
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousand of miles and all the years you have lived.
Helen Kelle
Titus maccius plautus - not every age is fit for childish sports....

Knute kenneth rockne - one player practicing sportsmanship is far better...
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
There are only 3 sports, Bullfighting, Motor Racing and Mountain climbing. All the rest are games.
Earnest Hemingway
Science would be ruined if like sports it were to put competition above everything else, and if it were to clarify the rules of competition by withdrawing entirely into narrowly defined specialties. The rare scholars who are nomads - By - Choice are essential to the intellectual welfare of the settled disciplines.
Benoit Mandelbrot
The more violent the body contact of the sports you watch, the lower your class.
Paul Fussell
Auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing are the only real sports... all others are games.
Ernest Hemingway