"You know, we - we start with a mentality that we'll take a sports project if its good. And we're certainly not on the lookout for them, because to be honest we don't have to. They walk in the door."
"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."Jim Lampley on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Jim Lampley on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Jim Lampley on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Jim Lampley on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Jim Lampley on Henry David Thoreau
"I mean, you know, I get a tremendous positive charge every day just from knowing these kids and who they are. I mean, Larry, my 12-year-old son is my hero in life. Could there be a greater privilege than that? I mean, I can't imagine anything that would be more exciting."
"I met Roy's father once... And I think that Roy's relationship with his father is still at the heart of what Roy does. But at the end of the day, he's trying to prove himself to a father he'll never really please."
"I wear my wedding ring. We talk about when we're going to get married again, which we hope is going to take place some time in this incredibly hectic calendar year."