"I never really participated in specific sports or anything, but once I hit 40, I started to get a little bit more active and began swimming more."
"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."Shigeru Miyamoto on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Shigeru Miyamoto on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Shigeru Miyamoto on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Shigeru Miyamoto on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Shigeru Miyamoto on Henry David Thoreau
"I think I can make an entirely new game experience, and if I can't do it, some other game designer will."
"I don't think as a creator that I could create an experience that truly feels interactive if you don't have something to hold in your hand, if you don't have something like force feedback that you can feel from the controller."
"Games have grown and developed from this limited in-the-box experience to something that's everywhere now. Interactive content is all around us, networked, ready. This is something I've been hoping for throughout my career."
"Japanese people have a funny habit of abbreviating names."
"Japan actually is an aging population, and so as the population has aged, they have had a lot more problems with health."