"I worked at my high school newspaper at Andover, which came out weekly, unusual for a high school paper. Then my first day at Penn I went right to the 'Daily Pennsylvanian' and pretty much spent most of my college career working both as the sports editor and then editor of the editorial page."
"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."H. G. Bissinger on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."H. G. Bissinger on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."H. G. Bissinger on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."H. G. Bissinger on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."H. G. Bissinger on Henry David Thoreau
"Maybe it's a tired tale, but without an education, you're not going to go anywhere."
"In more than 20 years I've spent studying the issue, I have yet to hear a convincing argument that college football has anything do with what is presumably the primary purpose of higher education: academics."
"If you leave your wife and you don't ever contact her again, that says something about how you felt about the marriage."
"There are the medical dangers of football in general caused by head trauma over repetitive hits."
"I'm really not interested in other people's opinions, because I think frankly most of those opinions are either misinformed and adding to this endless ball of hot air we have in our society where everyone thinks their opinion is valuable and sacred and what counts."