Quotes: games

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  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    A stereotyped but unconscious despair is concealed even under what are called the games and amusements of mankind.
  • Alan Thicke
    Alan Thicke
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    Fitness needs to be perceived as fun and games or we subconsciously avoid it.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Games lubricate the body and the mind.
  • Scotty Bowman
    Scotty Bowman
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    I found out that if you are going to win games, you had better be ready to adapt.
  • Ben Hogan
    Ben Hogan
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    I play [golf] with friends sometimes, but there are never friendly games.
  • Bear Bryant
    Bear Bryant
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    If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes real good, then you did it. That's all it takes to get people to win football games.
  • William S. Burroughs
    William S. Burroughs
    American writer and artist 1914-1997
    William S. Burroughs
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    Intelligence and war are games, perhaps the only meaningful games left. If any player becomes too proficient, the game is threatened with termination.
  • Robert Lynd
    Robert Lynd
    American sociologist 1892-1970
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    It is in games that many men discover their paradise.
  • Robert Lynd
    Robert Lynd
    American sociologist 1892-1970
    Robert Lynd
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    It may be that all games are silly. But then, so are human beings.
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
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    It should be noted that children's games are not merely games. One should regard them as their most serious activities.
  • Casey Stengel
    Casey Stengel
    American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
    Casey Stengel
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    Most games are lost, not won.
  • W. H. Auden
    W. H. Auden
    American poet 1907-1973
    W. H. Auden
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    No human being is innocent, but there is a class of innocent human actions called Games.
  • Jim Valvano
    Jim Valvano
    American college basketball player, coach, and broadcaster 1946-1993
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    No matter what business you're in, you can't run in place or someone will pass you by. It doesn't matter how many games you've won.
  • Robert Wilson
    Robert Wilson
    American theater stage director and playwright 1941-
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    No one is more interesting to anybody than is that mysterious character we all call me, which is why self-liberation, self-actualization, self-transcendence, etc., are the most exciting games in town.
  • Dave Barry
    Dave Barry
    American humorist, writer
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    Sharks are as tough as those football fans who take their shirts off during games in Chicago in January, only more intelligent.
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