sports quotes

If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead.Erma Bombeck

I think some of the pressure comes from the expectations of other people. Like if your father played baseball, they expect you to be the big lifesaver or something when you play a sport.Barry Bonds

You know, if you need 100 rounds to kill a deer, maybe hunting isn't your sport.Elayne Boosler

I wanted to play sports my whole life. That's all I really wanted to do.David Boreanaz

I'm a sports guy. Football, God, I flip out.David Boreanaz

By the time you get to your ball, if you don't know what to do with it, try another sport.Julius Boros

To me, it doesn't matter how good you are. Sport is all about playing and competing. Whatever you do in cricket and in sport, enjoy it, be positive and try to win.Ian Botham

Sport can bring communities together and can release a lot of pent-up emotions.Ian Botham

There is nothing more exciting in sport when the top two countries in the world are battling for the Ashes.Ian Botham

To win in Australia, for me, has to be the ultimate success because the Aussies live for sport.Ian Botham

Soccer and cricket were my main sports growing up. I had trials as a soccer player with a few clubs interested, Crystal Palace being one, but it was cricket which became my chosen profession.Ian Botham

The resilience of these people is amazing. I am a great believer that the sooner we get things up and running in terms of sport in this area, the better.Ian Botham

I was foreign and Jewish, with a funny name, and was very small and hated sport, a real problem at an English prep school. So the way to get round it was to become the school joker, which I did quite effectively - I was always fooling around to make the people who would otherwise dump me in the loo laugh.Alain de Botton

Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?Jim Bouton

You spend a good piece of your life gripping a baseball and in the end it turns out that it was the other way around all the time.Jim Bouton

I grew up playing field hockey and lacrosse - prep school sport - and I was terrible at them.Julie Bowen

I really think more fledgling novelists - and many current and even established novelists - should get out into the real world and cover local politics, sports, culture, and crime and write it up on deadline.C. J. Box

I'm a big sports fan. Football. Cricket.Danny Boyle

Sports is a metaphor for overcoming obstacles and achieving against great odds. Athletes, in times of difficulty, can be important role models.Bill Bradley

And I realized that there was no sports reporter, so I started covering sporting events.Ed Bradley