Quotes about Sport
If he got a black eye, he must have done it himself.
Harvey Smith British show jumper, on being accused of assault,
He's a well-balanced athlete. He's got a chip on
both shoulders. Derek Redmond 400-metre runner, on runner Linford
Christie, Aug 1993.
We train hard, but we also believe in our special
foods like pasta, risotto, and good red wine. Maurilio De Zolt
Italian cross-country skier, explaining an Italian victory over
Norway in the Winter Olympics, March 1994.
I don't understand why they run, run, run. They
never change their speed. They go, go, go. They lose the ball.
The ball comes back at them. They go, go, go again. They lose
the ball. The ball comes back at them. Pele Brazilian soccer player,
on English football, June 1995.
The body's good, but the heart is tired. Martina
Navratilova Czech-born US tennis player, on retiring, Nov 1994.