Sports Quotes

Not every age is fit for childish sports.
Titus Maccius Plautus
Auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing are the only real sports... all others are games.
Ernest Hemingway

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Paul fussell - the more violent the body contact of the sports...
One player practicing sportsmanship is far better than fifty preaching it.
Knute Kenneth Rockne
Rolfe neill - reading transports me. i can go anywhere and...

Stephen leacock - a sportsman is a man who, every now and then,...
There are only 3 sports, Bullfighting, Motor Racing and Mountain climbing. All the rest are games.
Earnest Hemingway
Pour water on a sportswriter - - Instant horseshit.
Ted Williams
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
Heywood
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousand of miles and all the years you have lived.
Helen Kelle
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