"Competition is the spice of sports but if you make spice the whole meal you'll be sick."
"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."George Leonard on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."George Leonard on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."George Leonard on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."George Leonard on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."George Leonard on Henry David Thoreau