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Hockey is a sport for white men.
by Tiger Woods

Hockey is a sport for white men.
Basketball is a sport for black men.
Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.
- Tiger Woods

Related topics: Sports

I get to play golf for a living.
What more can you ask for - getting paid for doing what you love.
- Tiger Woods

My main focus is on my game.
- Tiger Woods

I want to be what I've always wanted to be:
dominant.
- Tiger Woods

 

Money and fame made me believe I was entitled.
I was wrong and foolish.
- Tiger Woods

Achievements on the golf course are not what matters,
decency and honesty are what matter.
- Tiger Woods

In therapy I have learned the importance of keeping
spiritual life and professional life balanced.
I need to regain my balance.
- Tiger Woods

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I do plan to return to golf one day,
I just don't know when that day will be.
- Tiger Woods

I don't get to live by different rules.
The same boundaries that apply to everyone apply to me.
- Tiger Woods

You can always become better.
- Tiger Woods

I'm addicted.
I'm addicted to golf.
- Tiger Woods

Michael left because of the Bulls' management,
not because he'd lost his love of playing the game.
- Tiger Woods

As a kid, I might have been psycho, I guess,
but I used to throw golf balls in the trees and try
and somehow make par from them.
I thought that was fun.
- Tiger Woods

I'm not as far along as Jack Nicklaus was at this age,
but I'm trying.
- Tiger Woods

Green and black go well together, don't they?
- Tiger Woods

I'm aware if I'm playing at my best I'm tough to beat.
And I enjoy that.
- Tiger Woods

And I don't cook, either.
Not as long as they still deliver pizza.
- Tiger Woods

I stopped living according to my core values.
I knew what I was doing was wrong but thought only
about myself and thought I could get away with whatever I wanted to.
- Tiger Woods

I did envisage being this successful as a player,
but not all the hysteria around it off the golf course.
- Tiger Woods

It will always be the ball and me.
- Tiger Woods

The major championships have always been a special focus in my career,
and as a professional, I think Augusta is where I need to be.
- Tiger Woods

For many my behavior has been a major disappointment,
my behavior has caused considerable worry to my business partners,
and everyone involved in my business,
but most importantly to the young people we influence,
I apologize.
- Tiger Woods

The Masters is where I won my first major,
and I view this tournament with great respect.
After a long and necessary time away from the game,
I feel like I'm ready to start my season at Augusta.
- Tiger Woods

If money titles meant anything, I'd play more tournaments.
The only thing that means a lot to me is winning.
If I have more wins than anybody else and win more
majors than anybody else in the same year,
then it's been a good year.
- Tiger Woods

Don't force your kids into sports.
I never was.
To this day, my dad has never asked me to go play golf.
I ask him.
It's the child's desire to play that matters,
not the parent's desire to have the child play.
Fun.
Keep it fun.
- Tiger Woods

I love to play golf, and that's my arena.
And you can characterize it and describe it however you want,
but I have a love and a passion for getting that ball
in the hole and beating those guys.
- Tiger Woods

If you are given a chance to be a role model,
I think you should always take it because you can influence
a person's life in a positive light,
and that's what I want to do.
That's what it's all about.
- Tiger Woods

A good hockey player plays where the puck is.
A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be.
- Wayne Gretzky

I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.
- Rodney Dangerfield

Baseball happens to be a game of cumulative tension but football,
basketball and hockey are played with hand grenades and machine guns.
- John Leonard

All hockey players are bilingual.
They know English and profanity.
- Gordie Howe

Probably the biggest thing that surprises people is
that I am obsessed with hockey.
I grew up in the Boston area so I am obsessed with
hockey since I was a little kid.
- Rob Zombie

In terms of soccer, it wasn't really a thing that girls did.
In England it more kind of Net Ball and Hockey and
stuff like that in athletics.
It's to each their own, really.
- Parminder Nagra

Like I said, a 30-year-old hockey player,
even when I came to New York when I was 30,
I was on the downside of my career, pretty much the end of my career.
- Mark Messier

I love hockey, and I don't love it for any other reason
than when I get out there and play,
I enjoy it.
- Brendan Fehr

The greatest hockey player who ever lived:
Bobby Orr,
and I love him.
- Donald Stewart Cherry

Nobody gives a crap about hockey down here -
nobody.
I coach kids' hockey down here and you can start to
see the disinterest in the game here with the kids.
- Bobby Hull

Canada is hockey.
- Mike Weir

People on the streets are ready for hockey.
- Eric Lindros

But the truth is, growing up in California,
we knew nothing about hockey.
- Leigh Steinberg

It's not only hockey, it's every sport.
You know, it's a big event.
- Peter Forsberg

I wasn't naturally gifted in terms of size and speed;
everything I did in hockey I worked for,
and that's the way I'll be as a coach.
- Wayne Gretzky

For as long as I can remember I wanted to be a professional hockey player.
- Mario Lemeiux

Hockey is a tough game.
- Bobby Orr

I wish I were a character actor.
Of course, if I played hockey without a mask,
I could become one.
- Michael Vartan

I was thrilled one year when I was younger when not
only did my brothers get hockey sticks for Christmas -
but I did too!
- Nancy Kerrigan

Usually when I wielded a hockey stick,
it meant somebody was going to get hurt.
This is just a friendly match.
- Stan Mikita

Right now I like baseball, hockey and tennis players.
And horseback riders.
- Martina Hingis

Canadians send us great hockey players.
You also send us wonderful performers,
from the beginning, with Mary Pickford.
- Jamie Farr

I watch a lot of hockey.
There are some good hockey players and there are some
awfully stupid hockey players.
- Ted Lindsay

Every day is a great day for hockey.
- Mario Lemeiux

I used to collect hockey cards.
It was like Vegas at my school.
You'd go to school with your box of cards,
and at recess and lunchtime there were all these games we'd play.
- Steve Nash

There was a time there in the mid '80s to the '90s
there that we played six finals,
three Canada Cups, we were playing hockey almost 10
months a year for a long time there.
- Mark Messier

Basketball isn't as popular in Canada as it is in the US.
Hockey is by far the most popular sport in Canada.
- Steve Nash

It was a fun ride.
I've enjoyed my time on the ice and I've enjoyed more
and more people getting interested in the game of hockey.
- Ron Francis

It's only 60,000.
It's not a big town.
It's a big hockey town.
Everybody plays hockey when you grow up.
- Peter Forsberg

People ask if I regret not winning a Stanley Cup,
but winning the series against the Soviet Union was the best.
It was the greatest experience of my hockey career by far.
- Marcel Dionne

Hockey is the original extreme sport.
- Tom Ward

You can't get big in hockey.
You need to be pliable...
they've even taken fighting out of the game,
so there's no more of those big huge guys who just fight.
- Brett Hull

I would be surprised if there weren't some owners who
didn't want to get a deal done right now and get back to playing hockey.
- Luke Richardson

I love those hockey moms.
You know what they say the difference between a hockey
mom and a pit bull is? Lipstick.
- Sarah Palin

Playing hockey, there were a lot of guys bigger than me,
so I knew I was going to get hit and have to deal with it.
Gotta hit back.
- Mike Weir

That's the awesome part.
Little girls now have a chance to look up and see women playing soccer,
basketball, softball and now hockey -
and know they can win a gold medal,
too.
- Angela Ruggiero

Canadian hockey fans...
They boo me every time I go anywhere.
Because I play for Team USA.
- Brett Hull

Of course, my family has been a big reason for me to come back,
especially my son who loves the game of hockey -
he was a big reason for me coming back.
- Mario Lemieux

But if kids take up things like hockey and football they will go back to it.
- Daley Thompson

It's not a sport you get famous at.
If I wanted to be famous, I would have stuck with hockey.
- Eric Heiden

When you think of hockey, when you think of Canada,
you think of Wayne Gretzky.
- Joe Sakic

Sometimes guys need to cry.
Some hockey players think they're too tough to cry.
- Brett Hull

When I was a kid, I remember playing hockey outside and whenever you did,
you thought about playing for Finland vs.
Sweden.
That's just the way it was.
- Teemu Selanne

I think now what you're seeing is guys that are in
the peaks of their careers anywhere from 27 to 35 years old,
seems to be when they play their best hockey.
- Mark Messier


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