football quote: Set your goals high and don't stop till you get there - Bo Jackson

Best 50 Inspirational and Motivational Football Quotes

The game of life
is a lot like football.
You have to tackle
your problems,
block your fears,
and score your points
when you get the opportunity.

Lewis Grizzard

(1946 – 1994, former American writer)

Two soccer players chasing the ball

Soccer is simple,
but it is difficult
to play simple.

Johan Cruyff

(1947 – 2016, Dutch footballer,
and manager of the Catalonia national football team)

To win
you have to score
one more goal
than your opponent.

Johan Cruyff

(1947 – 2016, Dutch footballer,
and manager of the Catalonia national football team)

If you do not believe
you can do it
then you have
no chance at all.

Arsene Wenger

(*1949, current manager of EPL team Arsenal)

Good luck is a residue
of preparation.

Jack Youngblood

(*1950, former NFL player)

It’s not the size of the dog
in the fight,
but the size of the fight
in the dog.

Archie Griffin

(*1954, former NFL running back)

To succeed…
You need to find something
to hold on to,
something to motivate you,
something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

(*1954, former NFL running back)

I want players
who are always striving to improve.

Gordon Strachan

(*1957, former Scotland and Manchester United player
now manager of the Scotland national team)

When you win,
you don’t get carried away.
But if you go step by step,
with confidence,
you can go far.

Diego Maradona

(*1960, former player for Argentina, Barcelona,
Napoli and later football coach)

The principle is
competing against yourself.
It’s about self-improvement,
about being better
than you were
the day before.

Steve Young

(*1961, former NFL quarterback)

Set your goals high,
and don’t stop
till you get there.

Bo Jackson

(*1962, retired American baseball and football player)

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  1. i think those are gonna make me (a female football player) try harder to please a coach that doesnt even want me on the team

  2. very insightful post on inspirational football quotes. Very helpful. These quotes help young people get motivated.