"I told another ESPN friend here, I love all sports. I can't think of any I don't love. I've even come to appreciate cricket. Maybe I could play a sportswriter. I don't know. Anything in the sports realm is appealing."
"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."Sean Astin on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Sean Astin on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Sean Astin on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Sean Astin on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Sean Astin on Henry David Thoreau
"I was about 14, and my friend's stepdad asked me to do a 10K with him because his son - who was more into basketball - didn't want to. It was amazing, and I still remember the time I got: 48:23."
"A paparazzo once jumped out of a car and started running backward with me. I slowed down out of courtesy because she started drifting into the street. I reached out my hand and moved her back so she didn't get hit by a bus."
"My diet is always terrible, unfortunately. I don't know moderation."