20 great sports quotes

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You just can’t beat the person who won’t give up.” — Babe Ruth

“Drive for show. But putt for dough.”- Bobby Locke PGA Golfer

“If you are caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, holdup a one-iron. Not even God can hit a one-iron.”- Lee Trevino

“The only way I’d worry about the weather is if it snows on our side of the field and not theirs.”- Tommy Lasorda

Winners make goals, losers make excuses. – Anonymous

Baseball is the only thing beside the paper clip that hasn’t changed. – Bill Veeck

The only way to prove you’re a good sport is to lose. – Ernie Banks

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. – Michael Jordan

“I figure the faster I pedal, the faster I can retire.” – Lance Armstrong

I’ve never been afraid to fail. – Michael Jordan

Frazier is so ugly that he should donate his face to the US Bureau of Wild Life. – Muhammad Ali

Show me a guy whos afraid to look bad, and I’ll show you a guy you can beat every time. – Lou Brock

Sweat plus sacrifice equals success. – Charlie Finley

There’s no substitute for guts. – Paul Bear Bryant

The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital. – Joe Paterno

Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. – John Wooden

If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it. – Ronnie Lott

“If you worried about falling off the bike, you’d never get on.” – Lance Armstrong

I’ve learned that something constructive comes from every defeat. – Tom Landry

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