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The first thing is to love your sport. Never do it to please someone else. It has to be yours.

Peggy Fleming Quotes

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Football incorporates the two worst elements of American society: violence punctuated by committee meetings.

Bern Williams Quotes

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Bulls do not win bull fights. People do.

Norman Augustine Quotes

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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 Quotes

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Nobody roots for Goliath.

Wilt Chamberlain Quotes

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I'm convinced that every boy, in his heart, would rather steal second base than an automobile.

Tom Clark Quotes

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He hits it long. His shoulders are impressively quick through the ball. That's where he's getting his power from. He's young and has great elasticity.

Nick Faldo Quotes

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'Twas Game Six of the Series when out of the sky, Flew Sergio's parachute, a Met banner held high. His goal was to spur our home team to success, Burst Beantown's balloon claiming Sox were the best.

Phyllis Orlikoff Flug Quotes

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Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second.

William James Quotes

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He's going to be around a long, long time, if his body holds up. That's always a concern with a lot of players because of how much they play. A lot of guys can't handle it. But it looks like he can.

Jack Nicklaus Quotes

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Boxing has become America's tragic theater.

Joyce Carol Oates Quotes

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I see no reason why Tiger Woods won't become a great player. Man, can he smoke some shots. A little refinement on Tiger's short game and there'll be nothing. He's already pretty darn imposing.

Corey Pavin Quotes

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The first time I ever saw Arnold Palmer, I said, "There's a star." The first time I saw Jack Nicklaus, I said, "Superstar." I feel the same way about Tiger Woods.

Gary Player Quotes

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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 Quotes

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It's a round ball and a round bat, and you got to hit it square.

Pete Rose Quotes

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Golf appeals to the idiot in us and the child. Just how childlike golf players become is proven by their frequent inability to count past five.

John Updike Quotes

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My potential speaks for itself. (who finished the year ranked 111 in 1998.)

Liliah Osterloh Quotes

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I'll be back. (five days after being pummeled in his fight with Mike Tyson.)

Peter Mcneeley Quotes

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One player was lost because he broke his nose. How do you go about getting a nose in condition for football? (when asked if the abnormal number of Longhorn injuries this season resulted from poor physical conditioning)

Darrell Royal Quotes

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I'm going to send the injured reserve players out for the toss next time. (after the team's co-captain, offensive guard Robert Pratt, pulled a hamstring running onto the field for the coin toss against St. Louis)

Mike Mccormack Quotes

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Coaches have to watch for what they don't want to see and listen to what they don't want to hear.

John Madden Quotes

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How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz Quotes

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Sure there have been injuries and deaths in boxing - but none of them serious

Alan Minter Quotes

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I'm a golfer -- not an athlete.

Lee Westwood Quotes

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One player was lost because he broke his nose. How do you go about getting a nose in condition for football? (asking if the abnormal number of Longhorn injuries this season resulted from poor physical conditioning)

Darrell Royal Quotes

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