Archive for the ‘sport’ Category

“I don’t lie awake at night attempting to reconcile my inner ‘sportiness’”
– Steve Wakefield

Monday, November 15th, 2010

“Showing off is the fool’s idea of glory.”
- Bruce Lee

Monday, November 15th, 2010

“If everything seems under control, you’re just not going fast enough.”
– Mario Andretti

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

“Any car which holds together for a whole race is too heavy.”
– Colin Chapman

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

“Shoot the gap! Shoot the gap!”
– VW ad

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

“Get a bicycle. You will not regret it if you live.”
– Mark Twain

Friday, July 30th, 2010

“Adding power makes you faster on the straights. Subtracting weight makes you faster everywhere.”
– Anthony Colin Bruce Chapman

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

“Simplicate, then add lightness.”
– Anthony Colin Bruce Chapman

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

“I always turn to the sports section first. The sports section records man’s accomplishments; the front page has nothing but man’s failures.”
– Earl Warren

Monday, June 7th, 2010

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.”
– Vince Lombardi

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

“This evening, I was driving in an over-exuberant manner and, as a result, was stopped by the police.”
– Lewis Hamilton

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

“People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.”
– Rogers Hornsby

Sunday, March 21st, 2010

“Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride.”
– John F. Kennedy

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“If you ride like there’s no tomorrow, there won’t be.”
– Anon

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“I’d rather be riding my motorcycle thinking about God than sitting in church thinking about my motorcycle.”
– Anon

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“I used to jog but the ice cubes kept falling out of my glass”
– David Lee Roth

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“My doctor recently told me that jogging could add years to my life. I think he was right. I feel ten years older already.”
– Milton Berle

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“We take the shortest route to the puck and arrive in ill humor.”
– Bobby Clarke

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.”
– Jesse Owens

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“The thrill of victory, the agony of defeat.”
– Jim McCay

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country.”
– Steven Wright

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“I am not motivated by recognition, I just do things I like doing – racing, shagging, eating and drinking.”
– David Coulthard

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“To finish first, you must first finish.”
– Rick Mears

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“There is nothing I can do about what’s in the rearview mirror, and if I go fast, that which is behind me will disappear more rapidly.”
– Colin Powell

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you.”
– Satchel Paige

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Newman’s first law: It is useless to put on your brakes when you’re upside down.”
– Paul Newman

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“It never gets easier, you just go faster.”
– Greg LeMond

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Movement is tranquility dear boy.”
– Stirling Moss

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“One of the most important days of my life was when I learned to ride a bicycle.”
– Michael Pali

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“I’m in the wrong business. I don’t want to beat anybody, I don’t want to be the big hero.”
– Phil Hill

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“I think we took ourselves away from just being a sport to being a sideshow in some ways. We’re not a sport. Sports have rules.”
– Kyle Petty

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“If fishing is a religion, fly fishing is high church.”
– Tom Brokaw

Monday, March 8th, 2010

“The crashes people remember, but drivers remember the near misses.”
– Marion Andretti

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

“Don’t buy upgrades; ride up grades.”
– Eddy Merckx

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

“You guys, line up alphabetically by height.”
- Bill Peterson

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer.”
– John Madden

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Enthusiasm is everything. It must be taut and vibrating like a guitar string.”
– Pele

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Those of you brave enough will, in time, be allowed to play rugby — which is similar to American “football”, but does not involve stopping for a rest every twenty seconds or wearing full kevlar body armour like nancies.”
– John Cleese

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Speed has never killed anyone, suddenly becoming stationary… That’s what gets you.”
– Jeremy Clarkson

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“When you come to a fork in the road, take it.”
– Yogi Berra

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Individual commitment to a group effort — that is what makes a team work a company work, a society work, a civilization work.”
– Vince Lombardi

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Football combines the two worst things about America: it is violence punctuated by committee meetings.”
– George F. Will

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Alright … let’s play it fast and loose.”
– Fast Eddie

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“Alright … let’s play it fast and loose.”
– Fast Eddie

“I don’t compare ‘em, I just catch ‘em.”
- Willie Mays

Sunday, February 28th, 2010