Hockey General Quotes

Inspirational Hockey General Quotes for Athletes

Whether you're trying to learn in hockey or trying to learn in life, I've always tried to be observant and tried to learn more, tried to evolve, whether it's as a hockey player or as a person. With each year, I try to do that.

- Sidney Crosby
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Street hockey is great for kids. It's energetic, competitive, and skilful. And best of all it keeps them off the street.

- Unknown
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You only reach the hockey goals you aim at. Therefore, you might as well aim at reaching your ultimate hockey goals.

- Felicity Luckey
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When it comes to hockey, it's been in my blood since I was 3 or 4 years old. I love coaching the kids, especially at that level.

- Mario Lemieux
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Since the beginning, I always loved the game. When you grow up in Montreal, one day you want to be a professional hockey player. When I was six or seven, I knew that was what I wanted.

- Mario Lemieux
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Anyway, I've never been captain in 16 years in the NHL. But that didn't stop me being a leader in my own way.

- Guy Lafleur
2
Hockey belongs to the Cartoon Network, where a person can be pancaked by an ACME anvil, then expanded - accordion-style - back to full stature, without any lasting side effect.

- Steve Rushin
1
By the age of 18, the average American has witnessed 200,000 acts of violence on television, most of them occurring during Game 1 of the NHL playoff series.

- Steve Rushin
1
Half the game is mental; the other half is being mental.

- Jim McKenny
1
Ice hockey players can walk on water.

- Unknown
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You do not play hockey for good seasons. You play to win the Stanley Cup. It has to be the objective.

- Guy Lafleur
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The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.

- Wayne Gretzky
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I still play hockey every now and then, and I still golf. But my biggest exercise is walking my big dog in the park every day.

- Michael J. Fox
2
I applied a lot of the same principles I used in hockey into my acting. I might have had some naive ambitions of making the NHL, but thank God, playing hockey gave me a good foundation for everything else.

- Vincent Piazza
2
Ninety percent of hockey is mental and the other half is physical.

- Wayne Gretzky
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Hockey is a tough, physical game, and it always should be.

- Mario Lemieux
1
Hockey captures the essence of Canadian experience in the New World. In a land so inescapably and inhospitably cold, hockey is the chance of life, and an affirmation that despite the deathly chill of winter we are alive.

- Stephen Leacock
1
A puck is a hard rubber disc that hockey players strike when they can't hit one another.

- Jimmy Cannon
1
How would you like a job where, every time you make a mistake, a big red light goes on and 18,000 people boo?

- Jacques Plante
1
Hockey players wear numbers because you can't always identify the body with dental records.

- Unknown
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