Inspirational Football Quotes

Inspirational Football Quotes
In life, as in football, you won't go far unless you know where the goalposts are.
Arnold H. Glasgow

Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it's much more serious than that.
Bill Shankly

If my mother put on a helmet and shoulder pads and a uniform that wasn't the same as the one I was wearing, I'd run over her if she was in my way. And I love my mother.
Bo Jackson

If a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team.
Bud Wilkinson

You have to play this game like somebody just hit your mother with a twobyfour.
Dan Birdwell

Football doesn't build character. It eliminates the weak ones.
Darrell Royal

I wouldn't ever set out to hurt anyone deliberately unless it was, you know, important like a league game or something.
Dick Butkus

Most football teams are temperamental. That's 90% temper and 10% mental.
Doug Plank

Football isn't a contact sport, it's a collision sport. Dancing is a contact sport.
Duffy Daugherty

Pro football is like nuclear warfare. There are no winners, only survivors.
Frank Gifford

I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it.
Gale Sayers

In football, like in life, you must learn to play within the rules of the game.
Hayden Fry

I feel like I'm the best, but you're not going to get me to say that.
Jerry Rice

I like to believe that my best hits border on felonious assault
Jack Tatum

Football is an honest game. It's true to life. It's a game about sharing. Football is a team game. So is life.
Joe Namath

The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer.
John Madden

That's the beauty of the sport. Sometimes you laugh, sometimes you cry.
Josep Gaurdiola

No talking. Talking doesn't play football, talking isn't going to make you practice harder or play harder.
Ken Simonton

Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
Knute Rockne

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

Do right. Do your best. Treat others as you want to be treated.
Lou Holtz

Without selfdiscipline, success is impossible, period.
Lou Holtz

We've got to find a way to win. I'm willing to start cheating.
Marv Cook

Show class, have pride, and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself.
Paul "Bear" Bryant

There's no substitute for guts.
Paul "Bear" Bryant

Football is like life and I know life.
Rush Limbaugh

Football is an incredible game. Sometimes it's so incredible, it's unbelievable.
Tom Landry

The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur.
Vince Lombardi

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.
Vince Lombardi