Sports - Quotes & Sayings

Baseball is a public trust. Players turn over, owners turn over and certain commissioners turn over. But baseball goes on.

Peter Ueberroth

Olympism is the marriage of sport and culture.

Juan Antonio Samaranch

Watching baseball under the lights is like observing dogs indoors, at a pedigree show. In both instances, the environment is too controlled to suit the species.

Melvin Maddocks

Football is violence and cold weather and sex and college rye.

Roger Kahn

I was showing early symptoms of becoming a professional baseball man. I was lying to the press.

Roger Kahn

Tennis and golf are best played, not watched.

Roger Kahn

You see so many different personalities and mind-sets in the world of sports, just like you do with actors.

Marc Blucas

Don't play too much golf. Two rounds a day are plenty.

Harry Vardon

Baseball is a man maker.

Al Spalding

Have you ever noticed what golf spells backwards?

Al Boliska

What's unfortunate about buying a pitcher for $12 million is that he carries no warranty.

Bob Verdi

He's got everything. He' not a great player yet because he hasn't won any major championships, but it's a matter of time. He's an outstanding talent. I didn't realize how tall he is.

Nick Price

Overall the fundamentals seem to be there and he's obviously got a very mature head on his shoulders. He's got a kind of presence.

Nick Price

If you are going to throw a club, it is important to throw it ahead of you, down the fairway, so you don't have to waste energy going back to pick it up.

Tommy Bolt

There are two theories on hitting the knuckleball. Unfortunately, neither of them works.

Charley Lau

The difference in golf and government is that in golf you can't improve your lie.

George Deukmejian