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53 Motivational Sports Sayings

Sports Sayings

Healthy mind is in the healthy body. No doubt sports is one of the challenging activity now days. Sports bring passion, enthusiasm and courage. Sports make us healthy and mentally fit. Indeed sports is a field of excitement. Its gives us sports man sprits. Sports build confidence, leadership, hardworking qualities. Sports teaches you to manage your time. Boost confidence and friendships. Its help to keep good relationships with others. Sports has good impact on children. Sports develop social skills in children. Fighting for success in match with group of player their coaches build team work qualities. By hard work achieving success bring self confidence.

When things get tough in life and you are losing hope at that time you feel immense need of motivation to fight again. To build your self-confidence and for motivation you turns to sayings. Sayings are the best way to get motivation.  We have great variety of sports sayings by famous athletes, coaches, professional, base ball, football players etc. these sayings will motivate you to work hard. These saying will encourage them to win. Makes them mentally strong because for success we should be mentally strong. Physical training is not only enough for players they should must go through mentally training to get inspiration, positive attitude and passion of success. All these inspiration comes from sayings. For success mentally motivation is so important.

If you are looking for motivation than you at right place. So don’t miss to read our sayings. We have best sayings of best coaches and sportsman of the world. How they fought when they were in tough situation.

Sports Sayings

“The only way to prove that you’re a good sport is to lose.” —Ernie Banks


“Sports do not build character. They reveal it.” —Heywood Broun


“Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.” —Vince Lombardi


“An athlete cannot run with money in his pockets. He must run with   hope in his heart and dreams in his head.” —Emil Zatopek


“The score never interested me, only the game.” —Mae West


“The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in  winning.” —Pele


“Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.” —Michael Jordan


“One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than 50 preaching it.” —Unknown


“Sports is human life in microcosm.” —Howard Cosell


“Win or lose you will never regret working hard, making sacrifices, being disciplined or focusing too much.” —John Smith


“When you win, say nothing, when you lose, say less.” —Paul Brown


“Winners never quit and quitters never win.” —Vince Lombardi


“A trophy carries dust. Memories last forever.” —Mary Lou Retton


“You owe it to yourself to be the best you can possible be – in baseball and in life.” —Pete Rose


“Football is like life – it requires perserverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.” —Vince Lombardi


“The problem with winter sports is that — follow me closely here — they generally take place in winter.” —Dave Barry


“Finding good players is easy. Getting them to play as a team is another story.” —Casey Stengel


“An athlete cannot run with money in his pockets. He must run with hope in his heart and dreams in his head.” —Emil Zatopek


“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career, lost almost 300 games, missed the game winning shot 26 times. I’ve failed over and over again in my life. That is why I succeed.” —Michael Jordan


“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” —Tim Notke


“You win some, you lose some, and some get rained out, but you gotta suit up for them all.” —J. Askenberg


“Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.” —Vince Lombardi


“Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind.” —Jackie Joyner-Kersee


“Sport is a preserver of health.” —Hippocrates


“The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.” —Les Brown


“One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than 50 preaching  it.” —Knute Rockne


“Winning is a habit. Unfortunately so is losing.” —Vince Lombardi Jr


“I never worry about the problem. I worry about the solution.” —Unknown


“It’s not the will to win that matters,everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.” —Paul Bryant


“All I can say is practice, you never know what you might do.” —Soraya Jimenez


“Victory is in having done your best. If you’ve done your best, you’ve won.” —Billy Bowerman


“Sports creates a bond between contemporaries that lasts a lifetime. It also gives your life structure, discipline and a genuine, sincere, pure fulfillment that few other areas of endeavor provide.” —Bob Cousy


“I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.” —Rodney Dangerfield


“Champions keep playing until they get it right.” —Billie Jean King


“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” —Wayne Gretzky


“The thing about football – the important thing about football – is that it is not just about football.” —Terry Pratchett


“A good hockey player plays where the puck is. A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.” —Wayne Gretzky


“I always felt that my greatest asset was not my physical ability, it was my mental ability.” —Bruce Jenner


“They say that nobody is perfect. Then they tell you practice makes perfect. I wish they’d make up their minds.” —Wilt Chamberlain


“If you don’t have confidence, you’ll always find a way not to win.” —Carl Lewis


“It is not how big you are, it’s how big you play.” —Unknown


“I became a good pitcher when I stopped trying to make them miss the ball and started trying to make them hit it.” —Sandy Koufax


“You were born to be a player. You were meant to be here. This moment is yours.” —Herb Brooks


“With confidence, you have won even before you have started.” —Marcus Garvey


“Always keep an open mind and a compassionate heart.” —Phil Jackson


“A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.” —Billie Jean King


“Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.” —Ted Williams


“Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong point.” —Knute Rockne


“If you have everything under control, you’re not moving fast enough.” —Mario Andretti


“Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.” —Babe Ruth


“When I race my mind is full of doubts – who will finish second, who will finish third?” —Noureddine Morceli


“There are no environments where you’re only going to win, because life just isn’t like that.” —Bobby Orr