Sports Quotes

Not every age is fit for childish sports.
Titus Maccius Plautus
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
Ernest hemingway - auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing...
Pour water on a sportswriter - - Instant horseshit.
Ted Williams
Stephen leacock - a sportsman is a man who, every now and then,...

Paul fussell - the more violent the body contact of the sports...
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousand of miles and all the years you have lived.
Helen Kelle
One player practicing sportsmanship is far better than fifty preaching it.
Knute Kenneth Rockne
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Reading transports me. I can go anywhere and never leave my chair. It lets me shake hands with new ideas.
Rolfe Neill