Game Quotes Proverbs and Sayings - Page 4
Play every game as if it is your last one.
Insurance – an ingenious modern game of chance in which the player is permitted to enjoy the comfortable conviction that he is beating the man who keeps the table.
Every game I played was a bonus.
There is an old saying that money can’t buy happiness. If it could, I would buy myself four hits every game.
Even when I’m old and grey, I won’t be able to play it, but I’ll still love the game.
Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.
It is impossible to imagine Goethe or Beethoven being good at billiards or golf.
Henry Louis Mencken
I liked the game, I enjoyed the game, and the game fed me enough, and gave me enough rewards to reinforce that this is something that I should spend time doing, and that I could possibly make a priority in my life, versus other sports.
The game is meant to be fun.
The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs.
The game of golf would lose a great deal if croquet mallets and billiard cues were allowed on the putting green.
My work is a game, a very serious game.
M. C. Escher
And that’s what makes this a great game, is the support and the commitment that the fans give the game.
I adore the game of golf. I won’t ever retire.
The integrity of the game is everything.
I get constant reminders from fans who equate that game and my career as one and the same.
This is a game. That’s all it is. It’s not a war.
The bowling alley is the poor man’s country club.
I think sportsmanship is knowing that it is a game, that we are only as a good as our opponents, and whether you win or lose, to always give 100 percent.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I don’t care how small the game. I want to win.
If you aren’t playing well, the game isn’t as much fun. When that happens I tell myself just to go out and play as I did when I was a kid.
Thomas J. Watson
Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are created equal.
My personal life was fair game. And that’s what hurt me.
It’s not true that nice guys finish last. Nice guys are winners before the game even starts.
I grabbed 19 rebounds in my first professional game, and somehow found a way to score 20 points. I felt real good about it. I felt that this was the beginning of something good.
I played one game, and one game played me.
But what goes on in my life outside of the game should be my business.
Confidence is the most important single factor in this game, and no matter how great your natural talent, there is only one way to obtain and sustain it: work.
Our whole life is solving puzzles.