Quotes on sports

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The only way to prove that you're a good sport is to lose.
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Ernie Banks Quotes

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I think my favorite sport in the Olympics is the one in which you make your way through the snow, you stop, you shoot a gun, and then you continue on. In most of the world, it is known as the biathlon, except in New York City, where it is known as winter.
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Michael Ventre Quotes

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Many continentals think life is a game; the English think cricket is a game.
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George Mikes Quotes

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There isn't a single professional sports season now that doesn't go on at least a month too long. Baseball starts in football weather, and football in baseball weather, and basketball overlaps them both.
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James Reston Quotes

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There's more to boxing than hitting. There's not getting hit, for instance.
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George Foreman Quotes

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To me, boxing is like a ballet, except there's no music, no choreography, and the dancers hit each other.
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Jack Handey Quotes

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October is not only a beautiful month but marks the precious yet fleeting overlap of hockey, baseball, basketball, and football.
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Jason Love Quotes

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All that proves is that most of the world is too poor to build bowling alleys, golf courses, tennis courts and baseball fields. There's hundreds of millions of poor people out there who still ain't got indoor plumbing, but that don't mean there's something great about an outhouse. Soccer is boring. I've never seen a more boring sport.
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Mike Royko Quotes

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The more you sweat in practice, the less you bleed in battle.
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Author Unknown Quotes

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The essence of sports is that while you're doing it, nothing else matters, but after you stop, there is a place, generally not very important, where you would put it.
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Roger Bannister Quotes

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