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Heywood Broun Quotes

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Sports do not build character.
They reveal it.
- Heywood Broun

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Everybody favours free speech in the slack moments
when no axes are being ground.
- Heywood Broun

A technical objection is the first refuge of a scoundrel.
- Heywood Broun

The tragedy of life is not that man loses but that he almost wins.
- Heywood Broun

 

Nobody talks about God as those who insist that there is no God.
- Heywood Broun

Brotherhood is not just a Bible word.
Out of comradeship can come and will come the happy life for all.
- Heywood Broun

I doubt whether the world holds for any one a more
soul-stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice-cream.
- Heywood Broun

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The ability to make love frivolously is the chief characteristic
which distinguishes human beings from beasts.
- Heywood Broun

The great threat to the young and pure in heart is
not what they read but what they don't read.
- Heywood Broun

The most casual examination will reveal the fact that
all the jokes about the horrible results of masculine
cooking and sewing are written by men.
It is all part of a great scheme of sex propaganda.
- Heywood Broun

Hell is paved with great granite blocks hewn from the
hearts of those who said,
I can do no other.
- Heywood Broun

Other sports play once a week but this sport is with us every day.
- Peter Ueberroth

I always turn to the sports pages first,
which records people's accomplishments.
The front page has nothing but man's failures.
- Earl Warren

All sports for all people.
- Pierre de Coubertin

Olympism is the marriage of sport and culture.
- Juan Antonio Samaranch

The trouble with jogging is that the ice falls out of your glass.
- Martin Mull

I won't predict anything historic.
But nothing is impossible.
- Michael Phelps

The bell that tolls for all in boxing belongs to a cash register.
- Bob Verdi

Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking
place in an atmosphere of total tranquillity.
- Billie Jean King

The only time my prayers are never answered is on the golf course.
- Billy Graham

Fans don't boo nobodies.
- Reggie Jackson

Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll
probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.
- Phil Jackson

Nobody roots for Goliath.
- Wilt Chamberlain

Many baseball fans look upon an umpire as a sort of
necessary evil to the luxury of baseball,
like the odor that follows an automobile.
- Christy Mathewson

I play in the low 80s.
If it's any hotter than that, I won't play.
- Joe E. Lewis

The integrity of the game is everything.
- Peter Ueberroth

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

If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score?
- Vince Lombardi

The only way to prove that you're a good sport is to lose.
- Ernie Banks

Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank Aaron is like
trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster.
- Joe Adcock

Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.
- Bobby Unser

Don't play too much golf.
Two rounds a day are plenty.
- Harry Vardon

Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught.
Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught.
- Ambrose Bierce

Wrestling is ballet with violence.
- Jesse Ventura

He hits it long.
His shoulders are impressively quick through the ball.
That's where he's getting his power from.
He's young and has great elasticity.
- Nick Faldo

What's a good tournament for him? Winning it.
He's good enough.
- Greg Norman

You know it's going to hell when the best rapper out
there is white and the best golfer is black.
- Charles Barkley

Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
- William Arthur Ward

The game of golf would lose a great deal if croquet
mallets and billiard cues were allowed on the putting green.
- Ernest Hemingway

Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare.
They are consumed in twelve minutes.
Half-times take twelve minutes.
This is not coincidence.
- Erma Bombeck

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

God made me fast.
And when I run, I feel His pleasure.
- Eric Liddell

Just play.
Have fun.
Enjoy the game.
- Michael Jordan

The triple is the most exciting play in baseball.
Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood
why fans are so obsessed with them.
- Hank Aaron

It is almost impossible to remember how tragic a place
the world is when one is playing golf.
- Robert Wilson Lynd

Gold medals aren't really made of gold.
They're made of sweat, determination,
and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.
- Dan Gable

The difference in golf and government is that in golf
you can't improve your lie.
- George Deukmejian

One thing you learned as a Cubs fan:
when you bought you ticket,
you could bank on seeing the bottom of the ninth.
- Joe Garagiola

I'll let the racket do the talking.
- John McEnroe

It's a round ball and a round bat, and you got to hit it square.
- Pete Rose

Boxing has become America's tragic theater.
- Joyce Carol Oates

I'm not buddy-buddy with the players.
If they need a buddy, let them buy a dog.
- Whitey Herzog

Golf is a game in which you yell "fore,"
shoot six,
and write down five.
- Paul Harvey

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.
- Hunter S. Thompson

I don't want to play golf.
When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.
- Rogers Hornsby

I regard golf as an expensive way of playing marbles.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Football is violence and cold weather and sex and college rye.
- Roger Kahn

All hockey players are bilingual.
They know English and profanity.
- Gordie Howe

Reverse every natural instinct and do the opposite
of what you are inclined to do,
and you will probably come very close to having a perfect golf swing.
- Ben Hogan

Some people are born on third base and go through life
thinking they hit a triple.
- Barry Switzer

If a tie is like kissing your sister,
losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out.
- George Brett

If you watch a game, it's fun.
If you play it, it's recreation.
If you work at it, it's golf.
- Bob Hope

I'm a competitive person and I love the challenge of mastering new things.
- Sasha Cohen

The only thing a golfer needs is more daylight.
- Ben Hogan

You can't win unless you learn how to lose.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The two most important things in life are good friends and a strong bullpen.
- Bob Lemon

Life is about timing.
- Carl Lewis

Good, better, best.
Never let it rest.
Until your good is better and your better is best.
- Tim Duncan

As athletes, we're used to reacting quickly.
Here, it's 'come, stop, come, stop.' There's a lot of downtime.
That's the toughest part of the day.
- Michael Jordan

What other people may find in poetry or art museums,
I find in the flight of a good drive.
- Arnold Palmer

Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a
ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.
- Woodrow Wilson


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