Inspirational Sport Quotes

Wise words from sporting greats

Inspirational quotes are normally oversused by an underqualified life coach whose greatest achievement in life is charging a fortune to make you listen to their nonsense. However, these have been uttered by those in the know – sporting powerhouses who’ve been at the top of their game through hard work, grit and determination. Have a read and let them help you find your inner athlete… or at least make you go for a jog.

Alex Ferguson

“Hard work will always overcome natural talent when natural talent does not work hard enough.”

Jack Dempsey

“A champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.”

Arnold Palmer

“Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.”

John Wooden

“Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.”

Michael Jordan

“You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.”

Billie Jean King

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.”

Babe Ruth

“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.”

Arnold Schwarzenegger

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggle develops your strength.”

Matt Biondi

“Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.”

Muhammad Ali

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.”

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