Rugby Famous Players Quotes

Inspirational Rugby Famous Players Quotes for Athletes

I think rugby is 80 percent mental.

- Francois Hougaard
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The scrum and the tackle are the two really contentious areas of the game. If you get those two aspects right, most rugby matches will work in your favour.

- Alan Lewis
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Looking back, my whole life seems so surreal. I didn't just turn up on the doorstep playing rugby; I had to go through a whole lot of things to get there.

- Jonah Lomu
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For me now, I will continue to focus ever harder on my goal of being the very best I can be with Toulon Rugby Club and continue to embrace and enjoy wherever that path takes me.

- Jonny Wilkinson
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On England's new look against Australia: This looks a good team on paper, let's see how it looks on grass.

- Nigel Mellville
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I thought I would have a quiet pint … and about 17 noisy ones.

- Gareth Chilcott
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If the game is run properly as a professional game, you do not need 57 old farts running rugby.

- Will Carling
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Telling people not what they want to hear but what they need to hear is a key element of being able to lead.

- John Smit
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They challenge, they hurt each other, they even fight, but how many do you see rolling on the pitch?

- Nemanja Vidic
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I don't know why prop forwards play rugby.

- Lionel Weston
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I never ever believed that I would be able to give up on this dream which has driven me to live, breathe, love and embrace the game of rugby from the earliest days that I can remember.

- Jonny Wilkinson
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Looking back, my whole life seems so surreal. I didn't just turn up on the doorstep playing rugby; I had to go through a whole lot of things to get there.

- Jonah Lomu
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I was overwhelmed with messages of support I received from people around the rugby world. Sometimes you take it for granted, but I can't thank people enough for how much they supported me.

- Matthew Rees
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Beer and Rugby are more or less synonymous.

- Chris Laidlaw
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If Walt Disney had seen this little man's antics, there'd have been no Mickey Mouse.

- Peter Sterling
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The French are predictably unpredictable.

- Andrew Mehrtens.
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I'm still an amateur, of course, but I became rugby's first millionaire five years ago.

- David Campese
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Nobody in Rugby should be called a genius. A genius is a guy like Norman Einstein.

- Jono Gibbs
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You've got to get your first tackle in early, even if it's late.

- Ray Gravell
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Rugby may have many problems, but the gravest is undoubtedly that of the persistence of summer.

- Chris Laidlaw
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