Quotations About Games Page 7

Related: Sports

I don't know if I want to go to New York. They'll have to pay me a lot more money because I like it here in Kansas City.
Roger Maris


The gods do not deduct from man's allotted span the hours spent in fishing.
Babylonian Proverb


A hot dog at the ballgame beats roast beef at the Ritz.
Humphrey Bogart


I have a tip that can take five strokes off anyone's golf game: it's called an eraser.
Arnold Palmer


Any American boy can be a basketball star if he grows up, up, up.
Bill Vaughn


By the age of 18, the average American has witnessed 200,000 acts of violence on television, most of them occurring during Game 1 of the NHL playoff series.
Steve Rushin


Most football players are temperamental. That's 90 percent temper and 10 percent mental.
Doug Plank


You have to play this game like somebody just hit your mother with a two-by-four.
Dan Birdwell


Baseball happens to be a game of cumulative tension but football, basketball and hockey are played with hand grenades and machine guns.
John Leonard


Baseball is what we were. Football is what we have become.
Mary McGrory