Phrases about 'Sports'

When I was a child, I saw in the news that a person from Belitung had done well in sports in Jakarta, and I just couldn't imagine that it was possible for someone from here to become famous, and it's still very isolated out here.

Author: Andrea Hirata - Indonesian Author
  Sports , Person , Someone , Child


I used to play sports. Then I realized you can buy trophies. Now I am good at everything.

Author: Demetri Martin - American Comedian
  You , I Am , Good , Sports


'La Marseillaise' sounds best ringing around a packed sports stadium. Its lyrics evoke revolution, conflict, taking up arms, preparing for the fight - everything my music does not! Even in our largely peaceful times, it retains its rousing, martial air that gives it a power that hasn't diminished.

Author: Engelbert Humperdinck - English Musician
  Music , Best , Sports , Power


That's the biggest gap in sports, the difference between the winner and the loser of the Super Bowl.

Author: John Madden - American Entertainer
  Sports , Difference , Loser , Winner


I know my strengths. Painfully aware of the weaknesses. There's many. I love sports. So working towards a common goal, that's exciting to me.

Author: Kathy Ireland - American Model
  Love , Me , Know , Sports


I think sports are extremely beneficial for our youth. They parallel life in so many ways.

Author: Kerri Strug - American Athlete
  Life , Think , Sports , Youth


I'm training at Phase 1 Sports in Las Vegas, and it's a very high-end training facility for a lot of top-level athletes. I have been able to add a lot of power and the endurance to keep that power going. I've always been powerful, but the muscle conditioning I've been able to add has been a tremendous amount of help.

Author: Miesha Tate - American Athlete
  Sports , Power , Powerful , Training


When Michael Jordan quit, I suddenly found myself without a sports hero.

Author: Mike Royko - American Writer
  Myself , Sports , Hero , Quit


I have always maintained that if you work hard, it won't go waste, as recognition will come to you at some stage, whether in studies or sports. You need to have good intentions and intent to move ahead in life as well as in sports.

Author: Suresh Raina - Indian Athlete
  Life , Work , Good , Sports


One of my first jobs was at the Boston Globe. I worked in the sports department six months a year. When I was ready to graduate, the sports editor gave me a job as a schoolboy sports writer.

Author: Will McDonough - American Writer
  Me , Sports , Job , Ready