"If you have spent any time with Barack Obama, you know he's a funny guy. He's a good guy. He knows sports."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."Edward G. Rendell on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Edward G. Rendell on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Edward G. Rendell on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Edward G. Rendell on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Edward G. Rendell on Henry David Thoreau
"I think national issues play into gubernatorial races less than, obviously, in Senate and Congressional races. Much less. They tend to be more decided by personality, leadership qualities and by state or local issues. They still have some effect, no question about it, but not as much as Senate and Congressional races."