Yes, what better way to feel inspired than via sports quotes and quotations:
These quotes from winners are
Whether you're a fan of basketball, football (soccer?),
individual or team sports - you'll find inspirational sport quotes for you.
it's best if you only read a few quotations at a time - you can get too
much of a good thing, you really can!...
All of these free inspirational quotes
and sayings are hand-picked (by me) - thousands of inspirational life quotes did
not, ahem, make the cut! Enjoy...
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aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them
-- a desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have the skill, and the will. But
the will must be stronger than the skill." -- Muhammad Ali
is temporary. Quitting lasts forever." -- Lance Armstrong
have always doubted whether I was good enough to play this game at this level.
I thought I was, and I thought I could be. What other people thought was really
always irrelevant to me."
-- Steve Nash (Note:
this Steve Nash is not me :-O)
mind is my biggest asset. I expect to win every tournament I play."
-- Tiger Woods
"To achieve great things you have first to believe
it." -- Arsene Wenger
"Obstacles don't have to stop
you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to
climb it, go through it, or work around it." -- Michael Jordan
"If you have everything
under control, you're not moving fast enough." -- Mario Andretti
got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is
the difference." -- Chris Evert
"You can always
become better." -- Tiger Woods
"A man can be as
great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the
determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to
sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are
worthwhile, it can be done." -- Vince Lombardi
be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you're not, pretend
you are." -- Muhammad Ali
"I have missed more than
9000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have
been entrusted to take the game winning shot. . . and missed. And I have failed
over and over and over again in my life. And that is why. . . I succeed."
-- Michael Jordan
(If all of these inspirational sports quotes seem
too much, right now, perhaps you need help with your motivation
sports quotes - what they still say...
MORE inspirational sports
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Okay, back to the quotes...
is the most important single factor in this game, and no matter how great your
talent, there is only one way to obtain it-work." -- Jack Nicklaus
you worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on."
-- Lance Armstrong
"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence
wins championships." -- Michael Jordan
a total effort, even when the odds are against you." -- Arnold Palmer
may cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal. Prepare
yourself in every way you can by increasing your knowledge and adding to your
experience, so that you can make the most of opportunity when it occurs."
-- Mario Andretti
spirit, the will to win and the will to excel are the things that endure. These
qualities are so much more important than the events that occur."
-- Vince Lombardi
"Just keep going. Everybody gets better if they
keep at it." -- Ted Williams
(Don't you think that this quote
sums up what success is all about?)
day or another every athlete feels like taking it easy. He stops trying to exceed
his limits, and thinks he can keep winning because of his lucky star, or the bad
luck of his opponents. You must overcome this negative instinct, which affects
all of us, and which is the only difference between the person who wins a race,
and those who lose. This is the battle you have to fight every day of your life."
-- Jesse Owens
"Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination
and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence
- that will enable you to attain the success you seek." -- Mario