Football Quotes

Football is a game played with arms, legs and shoulders but mostly from the neck up

Knute Rockne

Weekends do not pay as well as weekdays but at least there's football.

S.A. Sachs

People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defences, or the problems of modern society.

Vince Lombardi

Baseball players quit playing and they take up golf. Basketball players quit, take up golf. Football players quit, take up golf. What are we supposed to take up when we quit?

George Archer

Maybe you offer then a luxury cruise for two weeks with the wife, or a trip on a private jet on BBC Panorama, a program about bung taking in football

Peter Harrison

When you're fifteen and somebody tells you they love you, you're gonna believe them. And when you're fifteen don't forget to look before you fall. In your life you'll do things greater than dating the boy on the football team. I didn't know it at fifteen.

Taylor Swift

Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?

Jim Bouton

Football has taken the place of religion in Scotland.

Robin Jenkins

I think football would become an even better game if someone could invent a ball that kicks back.

Eric Morecambe

Football is the opera of the people.

Stafford Heginbotham

In football everything is complicated by the presence of the opposite team.

Jean Paul Sartre

The Green Bay Packers never lost a football game. They just ran out of time

Vince Lombardi

The sport of choice for the urban poor is basketball. The sport of choice for maintenance level employees is bowling. The sport of choice for front-line workers is football. The sport of choice for supervisors is baseball. The sport of choice for middle management is tennis. The sport of choice for corporate officers is golf. Conclusion: The higher you are in the corporate structure, the smaller your balls become.

Unknown

Whether we meditate individually or collectively, there is one thing we absolutely must do: we have to meditate consciously. Making an unconscious effort is like forcing oneself to play football in spite of one's utmost unwillingness. One plays, but gets no joy. Conscious effort is like playing football most willingly. One gets real joy. Similarly, conscious meditation gives us inner Delight from the soul

Sri Chinmoy

Fantasy football is not only a good thing, but a great thing.

Jay Mohr

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

John Leonard

Though I like the various forms of football in the world, I don't think they begin to compare with these two great Anglo-Saxon ball games for sophisticated elegance and symbolism. Baseball and cricket are beautiful and highly stylized medieval war substitutes, chess made flesh, a mixture of proud chivalry and base - in both senses - greed. With football we are back to the monotonous clashing armor of the brontosaurus.

John Fowles

If football players were armed with guns, there wouldn't be stadiums large enough to hold the crowds.

Irwin Shaw

No star playing, just football.

Knute Rockne

One of the great disappointments of a football game is that the cheerleaders never seem to get injured.

Unknown

Football is not a game but a religion, a metaphysical island of fundamental truth in a highly verbalized, disguised society, a throwback of 30,000 generations of anthropological time.

Arnold Mandell

In the football match, everything is complicated by the presence of the other team.

Jean Paul Sartre

The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office.

Dwight David Eisenhower

Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at the touch, nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior

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