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Youth sports could not exist without millions of volunteers and modestly paid coaches who teach our children how to skate and catch and dribble and also how to get along with others. – George Vecsey

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I think – whether it’s music; literature; sport; art; whatever you want – there’s nobody who can stop us if we only apply ourselves with the singular objective of being the best in the world. – Enda Kenny

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My father is a huge horse racing fan; so I was introduced to the sport long before ‘Seabiscuit.’ But the role made me an even bigger fan. Horse racing is one of my favorite sports. – Elizabeth Banks

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Sports movies are a genre that I really respond to; but they can be done really poorly and really fall short. The good ones are just so good and inspiring and make you feel good. – David Walton

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I love the UFC. I love it. If they had had that back when I was coming up; in 1966; it would have been my sport. Man; I love it. And you know what? Nobody would have pulled the rope-a-dope on me. – George Foreman

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I want to explore the world properly; to be able to write about and take pictures of all kinds of different cultures. Just be an explorer or adventurer. I also love extreme sports. – Cara Delevingne

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Some of the most inspiring moments in sports have come from players with physical defects. Tom Dempsey; born without toes on his right foot; kicked a 63-yard field goal in 1970; using a straighter; wider shoe. – George Vecsey

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When I was a kid; my father brought home the autobiography of Sid Luckman; the great Chicago Bears quarterback – probably an extra copy from the sports department where he worked. It was the first sports biography I ever read. – George Vecsey

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A team sport is not very good for me; because I can’t take losing. – Donovan Bailey

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Sometimes people say that coach is a winner; but everyone wants to win. You must know how to behave in victory and in defeat; to look after what is our sport; football. – Vicente del Bosque

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We used to flock to watch gladiators; public torture and executions. In more recent times; our appetite for mortal violence has been sublimated in sports; photorealistic video games; film and literature. – Kenneth Oppel

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Our philosophy precedes from the belief that sport is an inalienable part of the educational process and a factor for promoting peace; friendship; cooperation and understanding among peoples. – Juan Antonio Samaranch

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There was no question that in our house doing well; doing it the right way; school; sports – there was an expectation. One of the things I’ve taken away from that is that I’m unafraid to expect a fair amount from people. It makes them so much better – you – James McNerney

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I want to support kids that not a lot of people believe in. Give them an opportunity to do good in school; play sports and get scholarships. – Tim Tebow

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Journalism is a team sport. Writing novels is golf: it’s you and the ball. – Pete Hamill

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After ‘Sports’ came out in the fall of 1983; everything changed for me. Four of the album’s singles became top-10 hits; and by the end of June in 1984; the album was No. 1 on the Billboard chart. It was quite a ride; and for the first time I had enough mo – Huey Lewis

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Playing in New England and the Boston area; the fans are so passionate about their sports if you don’t play well; they’ll let you know so I know it’s not something that they take lightly. – Drew Bledsoe

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On television; I have watched countless athletes from different countries; sports and Olympics stand proudly at the top of the podium and shed tears. They symbolized the Olympics for me because Olympic medals represent all of the hard work and sacrifices – Hannah Kearney

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For me sport was a religion… with religious sentiment. – Pierre de Coubertin

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We players are as normal human beings as anyone else; and we also have the right to live a normal life. I don’t understand why people talk so much about the way we dress up; how we walk; what we eat; and every little detail of ours. Players are the real h – Sania Mirza

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In the organization of any major sporting event or the planning of a building; long-term thinking is key. – Richard Attias

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Back in the day you wanted your albums to have a theme; and ‘Sports’ theme was really a collection of singles. It was really a record for its time. – Huey Lewis

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I played team sport as a kid and loved it. I played basketball and football throughout high school into college in the intramurals and I loved it. There was nothing like a team. – Tom Watson

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I don’t want to be competing in a sport where I feel that I’m here not on my talent and my hard work but because of a piece of equipment. – Oscar Pistorius

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These days; to be seven years in one spot in any pro sport is a pretty long tenure. – Andrew Bogut

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Baseball is a team sport played by individuals for themselves. – Joe Torre

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Every Olympic athlete prepares differently. For me; I am 100 percent into the sport. And if I decide to really make a crucial career decision to say; ‘This is something I want to do;’ I want to leave no stone unturned in my preparation. – Apolo Ohno

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Basketball was not my main sport in grade school; or even the first year of high school. – Mike Krzyzewski

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The first acting thing I ever did was my senior year I decided not to play a sport in the Spring and; in that Spring B.J. Novak who went to school with me; asked if I’d be in this show that was a parody of all the teachers in the school; ‘sure!’ That was – John Krasinski

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Racing may be a minority sport; but I wouldn’t swap it for all the money in the world. – Tony McCoy

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