Game Quotes Proverbs and Sayings - Page 5
I’m not afraid of death. It’s the stake one puts up in order to play the game of life.
I had everything working my way, strong as a bull. And still I ignored the rules of the game of life.
I don’t believe in team motivation. I believe in getting a team prepared so it knows it will have the necessary confidence when it steps on a field and be prepared to play a good game.
You gotta have fun. Regardless of how you look at it, we’re playing a game. It’s a business, it’s our job, but I don’t think you can do well unless you’re having fun.
Game shows are designed to make us feel better about the random, useless facts that are all we have left of our education.
Deceit is the game of petty spirits, and that is by nature a woman’s quality.
Obsession is a young man’s game, and my only excuse is that I never grew old.
Golf is so popular simply because it is the best game in the world at which to be bad.
A. A. Milne
There are a few players who don’t like to think about the game.
Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.
Right after the game, say as little as possible.
Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he’s losing; nobody wants you to quit when you’re ahead.
Chess is a sea in which a gnat may drink and an elephant may bathe.
I guess there is nothing that will get your mind off everything like golf. I have never been depressed enough to take up the game, but they say you get so sore at yourself you forget to hate your enemies.
If you’re willing to put two thoughts into a picture then you’re already ahead of the game.
There is a lot of pressure put on me, but I don’t put a lot of pressure on myself. I feel if I play my game, it will take care of itself.
You don’t realize how easy this game is until you get up in that broadcasting booth.
The main thing is to care. Care very hard, even if it is only a game you are playing.
Billie Jean King
The great American game should be an unrelenting war of nerves.
You can dominate a game if you dominate on the line… We’re just going to have to go out there and work hard and blow people off the ball, and let our runners do what they do best.
I’d rather be running the game than playing it.
It seems that fighting is a game where everybody is the loser.
Zora Neale Hurston
The trouble is not that players have sex the night before a game. It’s that they stay out all night looking for it.
Like a baseball game, wars are not over till they are over. Wars don’t run on a clock like football. No previous generation was so hopelessly unrealistic that this had to be explained to them.
After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.
My inspiration was the game itself, not any individual player in it.
Winning that first game was so important; my mother always said that the first game of the second set was the chance to keep it going if you were ahead or change things if you were behind.
I wouldn’t ever set out to hurt anyone deliberately unless it was, you know, important – like a league game or something.
Personally, I would say the ‘master’ of this whole thing is fate… Whoever is on the playing field is fair game, and it’s up to them to avoid being used.
Great American sport. Horseshoes is a very great game. I love it.