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Back In The Game Quotes


"Thirty minutes into the game, I was quite comfortable. Then they got two goals back-to-back which certainly turned the game in their favour." - Phil Brown

"I'm sticking to the script, I'm putting that organic feeling back in the game." - Kendrick Lamar

"No back in the history of football was ever worth two fumbles a game." - Woody Hayes

"They're still in the game, and they're trying to get back into it." - Jimmy Hill

"Game recognize game in The Bay mane." - JT the Bigga Figga

"Hopefully, at the end of my career, I can look back and say, 'Wow, what a game it was in Game 3 in 2011.'" - Albert Pujols

"In college, the fans cheer the whole game, from start to finish. In the NBA it's really laid back." - Nate Robinson

"In this game you only lose when you fight back" - Drake

"I've brought excitement back to the game. I make the game fun." - Chad Ochocinco

"You've got to love the game and the game will love you back." - Jason Terry

"In cricket, as in no other game, a great master may well go back to the pavilion scoreless.... In no other game does the law of averages get to work so potently, so mysteriously." - Neville Cardus

"I looked down at the chessboard. The move with the knight was wrong. I put it back where I had moved it from. Knights had no meaning in this game. It wasn't a game for knights." - Raymond Chandler

"I think that's another misconception, [that] our quarterbacks run all the time. Quarterbacks can help you in the run game, they complement what you do, but it's a running back-driven run game." - Chip Kelly

"My first concept was for a game in which you were a prisoner of war and simply had to escape. If you were caught, you'd be brought back to the prison. The idea was for a non-combat game." - Hideo Kojima

"As a player you can have a bad game and come back for the next game. As a coach you really can't do that. You have to dissect games night in and night out and figure what you did wrong." - John Starks

"I was in the game for the love of football - and I wanted to bring back happiness to the people of Liverpool." - Bill Shankly

"As a game creator, I'm not 100% satisfied when looking back at the previous game that I released." - Hideo Kojima

"It was tough to get up for teams from the West. This will put a lot of interest back in the game." - Martin Brodeur

"A boss who micromanages is like a coach who wants to get in the game. Leaders guide and support and then sit back to cheer from the sidelines." - Simon Sinek

"I'll say it again: you've got to put the argument back in the game. They're trying to make baseball mechanized, a machine. They're ruining baseball." - Doug Harvey

"Back in my day, we didn't think about money as much. We enjoyed playing the game. We loved baseball. I didn't think about anybody else but the Cardinals." - Stan Musial

"People fell in love with Alex Higgins, a working-class fellow from the back streets of Belfast. That's what brought the game alive." - John Higgins

"Playing some of the older games on your cellphone is like stepping back in history 20 years and makes for satisfying game playing." - Ralph Baer

"The game is balanced in Arsenal's favour." - John Motson

"Politics is the best game in town." - Selwyn Lloyd

"Stay in the game and stay alive." - Joe Teti

"Every game in the NFL is important." - Roger Goodell

"Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back into the same box." - Proverbs

"We have to get families back in the game, get back where Saturday night, everything stops. A case of beer comes out and a bottle of rye and anyone who comes to the house, they better want to watch hockey." - Bobby Hull

"It was the game that put the Everton ship back on the road." - Alan Green

"Coming back in that AFC Championship Game against the Steelers, that was a poignant moment for me for a lot of reasons - the magnitude of the game and having not been able to play for quite a while and to be able to get on the field for that game. That one stands out." - Drew Bledsoe

"Walter Payton is still the best back ever to play the game." - Corey Dillon

"I would rather get out of the game than stay in the game to change the game." - Danielle LaPorte

"Drugs is a government game, Bilal. A way to rob us of our best black men, our army. Everyone who plays the game loses. Then they get you right back where we started, in slavery! Then they get to say "This time you did it to yourself." I won't play that game." - Sister Souljah

"Play the Reverse gossip game. See how many nice things you can say behind someones back." - Bob Burg

"I feel like every running back should have their own little stamp on the game." - Arian Foster

"I wish I could play the whole game and come back tomorrow." - Angela Ruggiero

"Men like a ref decision because they just want to get back to the game." - Jerry Seinfeld

"The money game is not like any other game. You cannot choose whether you'll play, for the money game is the only game in town." - Venita VanCaspel

"To stay in the game, you have to stay in the game." - Michael Owen

"The first thing I know, I'm in a card game. Then I'm in a crap game." - Bob Dylan

"My father died in 1930, but if you told him or anybody almost in that time that you'd be able to sit back in England and watch a cricket game in Australia, they'd have you put in the loony bin." - Desmond Llewelyn

"Obamacare is a marketplace in the same way the Knockout Game is a game." - Ilana Mercer

"The first game of the year is always an in-season adjustment game." - Tony Romo

"But in 2000, the injuries really started to kick in and my elbow gave a lot of problems. At the end of the year I had to take 20 months off before I could come back into the game" - Richard Krajicek

"But in 2000, the injuries really started to kick in and my elbow gave a lot of problems. At the end of the year I had to take 20 months off before I could come back into the game." - Richard Krajicek

"Where neither love nor hatred is in the game, a woman's game is mediocre." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"I see great things in baseball. It's our game - the American game." - Walt Whitman

"The biggest game I ever played in was probably Don Larsen's perfect game." - Mickey Mantle

"I don't believe you've seen the best of The Hayemaker yet. I want to leave on the top of the game. Recognised as the best heavyweight fighter on the planet, then I can hang the gloves back up in peace." - David Haye

"The best players in the game want the responsibility of being the best player. The reality is the game has changed from now back to '87. It's a lot tighter checking. The players are better today. So, that makes it harder for him just in that fact. We can't rely solely on Mario [Lemieux] to carry this team. We're not relying on that." - Wayne Gretzky

"It [would have] been very difficult. As I said, the rules ... but if the rules were put in place back when Michael Jordan was in his prime - no hand-checking, the game was more geared toward offense, wanting to promote scoring in the game - he could have probably got close. He did score 69." - Scottie Pippen

"We were rattled. A team like Rutgers, they play in spurts, and they didn't have a large spurt. We certainly knew we had it in us to get back in the game if we stayed focused." - Dawn Staley

"The game of golf doesn't come rushing back to you. Last week I made a couple of fundamental mistakes that I probably wouldn't have made in the heat of the battle back when I was in my heyday, and those things have got to come back." - Greg Norman

"This is a setback. You get back up, you dust yourself off, and you get back in the game. We had a great singer named Ray Charles who wrote a song called 'Drowning in My Tears.' You can't afford to drown in your tears. You gotta go back, rededicate yourself, redouble your efforts, and persevere." - Don King

"As I stood there absorbing Hammett's novel, the slot machines at the back of the shop were clanking and whirring, and in the billiard room upstairs the perpetual poker game was being played." - Ross Macdonald

"I started playing Madden back in 1993 because that was the first year I actually made it into the game and that was a big thrill. When you're in Madden, you've made it, baby." - Michael Strahan

"First and foremost it's important that we're able to put something back in the game, which we have always done. We're doing this to help needy charities along with the police forces in different towns and cities." - Bobby Hull

"Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back... play for her." - Mia Hamm

"Fundamentals were the most crucial part of my game in the NBA. Everything I did, everything I achieved, can be traced back to the way I approached the fundamentals." - Michael Jordan

"After we played Sporting last week, the lads in the dressing room talked about him constantly, and on the plane back from the game they urged me to sign him. That's how highly they rated him." - Cristiano Ronaldo

"I set myself one task, which was to get Labour on to the front foot, back in the game, making the weather on the economy, and that's going to take me a year." - Ed Balls

"If any player has a bad game its there in the back of your mind in the next game. Theres always a hangover. It is like a wounded animal in a way, as you want to get out there as quick as possible and rectify it." - Rio Ferdinand

"If any player has a bad game it's there in the back of your mind in the next game. There's always a hangover. It is like a wounded animal in a way, as you want to get out there as quick as possible and rectify it." - Rio Ferdinand

"There's a game out there, and the stakes are high. And the guy who runs it figures the averages all day long and all night long. Once in a while he lets you steal a pot. But if you stay in the game long enough, you've got to lose. And once you've lost there's no way back, no way at all." - Dalton Trumbo

"I remember one game when I pitched in Yankee Stadium and gave up five runs in the first inning. It would have been easy to quit, but I shut 'em out the rest of the way, and we came back and won the game." - Hal Newhouser

"At the high school level, the coaches get these kids in revenue-driven sports and take them away from baseball. There's so much pressure on these kids to even play spring football. We need to get the African-American players back in the game, which I think would make it not only a better game, but more exciting and entertaining for everyone." - Pat Gillick

"When people ask me what I miss most about the game, it's being in the locker room and getting to know the guys. Back in those days, we had roommates. We had to talk basketball and that was a great way to understand the game itself and form those lasting relationships." - Earl Monroe

"There is a hangover from a defeat like Denmark - ask any player about when they've had a bad game, it's still in there somewhere in the back of your mind." - Rio Ferdinand

"...With 9:36 left in the game, in retrospect we might have gone for two because we ended up with three more plays on offense the rest of the game. It's a lot easier looking back and analyzing going for two." - Dennis Franchione

"The welfare state is the oldest con game in the world. First you take people's money away quietly, and then you give some of it back to them flamboyantly." - Thomas Sowell

"No golfers journey is complete without a pilgrimage to St. Andrews, the mecca of the game. This is where it all began, back in the 15th and 16th centuries." - Alex Shoumatoff

"We hadn't lost morale. But when you fight for four quarters, it's tough to always bounce back. The offense kept us in the game the last two weeks and to get out with a win feels really good." - Barry Alvarez

"Shows like Game of Thrones, stories like that, only really come around once every 10, 15 years. I can't remember the last time a show has really caught the imagination that way. Maybe Star Wars back in the '70s." - Finn Jones

"Interestingly enough, the game I played the most ever was Street Fighter II, back in the day. That would probably still stick as one of my favourite games. Just being a bit of an '80s guy." - Sharlto Copley

"Sometimes we need to step back and understand the power of video games. 'Dear Esther' does just that. Through visuals, audio, and narration, this title weaves a story around the player as they explore different areas in the game." - Rob Manuel

"No golfer's journey is complete without a pilgrimage to St. Andrews, the mecca of the game. This is where it all began, back in the 15th and 16th centuries." - Alex Shoumatoff

"Kids love me. I can bounce back and forth. I can discipline kids, and I can get into the mind of a kid. In my brain, I consider myself the ultimate video game player. The ultimate snack maker." - J B Smoove

"If you go back and look at the early promos for Gears 1, you'll see just how different the characters were from the actual first game, both in appearance and background. And it's an evolutionary process." - Karen Traviss

"I've always had a passion for giving back. It's a family tradition that comes from my devout parents. They were always giving back and serving the community. So when I became fortunate enough and blessed to play the game of basketball, I was also fortunate enough to follow in my parents' footsteps and give back like the way they did." - Dikembe Mutombo

"The self is like a baseball. Throw it back to the divine pitcher who pitched it to you in the first place, and the game of love goes on. Hold it, and the game is over. That is the difference between Heaven and Hell." - Peter Kreeft

"The whole secret to mastering the game of golf - and this applies to the beginner as well as the pro - is to cultivate a mental approach to the game that will enable you to shrug off the bad days, keep patient and know in your heart that sooner or later you will be back on top." - Arnold Palmer

"Between two throw-ins in a soccer game, right behind my back, three thousand people had been put to death." - Tadeusz Borowski

"I always say that my favorite game was Original Adventure, published by both Microsoft and Apple Computer back in 1980." - Roberta Williams

"I went back and studied the game, was a student of the game and worked on my craft and dedicated myself, you know? A lot of my music revolves around me growing up in Compton. I want to tell a different story that's never been told before, of a good kid in a mad city." - Kendrick Lamar

"I can remember a game, we were down with about 5 to 10 points, I go off about 25 points, we come back and win the game, we're walking off the floor. Tex (Winter) looks at me and says There's no I in team! I looked at Tex and say, There's not, but there's an 'I' in win!" - Michael Jordan

"I can remember a game, we were down with about 5 to 10 points, I go off about 25 points, we come back and win the game, we're walking off the floor. Tex (Winter) looks at me and says "There's no "I" in team!" I looked at Tex and say, "There's not, but there's an 'I' in win!" - Michael Jordan

"Getting hurt and watching Tom Brady take over and beginning what's been just a spectacular run of his, and to come back and play in the AFC Championship Game against the Steelers in Pittsburgh, and help us win that game, is a memory that stands out very clearly." - Drew Bledsoe

"But helpless Pieces of the Game He plays Upon this Checker-board of Nights and Days; Hither and thither moves, and checks, and slays, And one by one back in the Closet lays." - Omar Khayyam

"But helpless Pieces of the Game He plays Upon this Checker-board of Nights and Days; Hither and thither moves, and checks, and slays, And one by one back in the Closet lays." - Omar Khayyam

"I've drawn a lot of inspiration from people who have supported me, golfers who have helped me. If it wasn't for the game of golf I'd probably be mowing the greens back in Latrobe." - Arnold Palmer

"wanted to change the rules already, back in the twenties, because he said chess was getting played out. He was right. Now chess is completely dead. It is all just memorization and prearrangement. It's a terrible game now. Very uncreative." - Bobby Fischer

"But helpless Pieces of the Game He plays Upon this Chequer-board of Nights and Days; Hither and thither moves, and checks, and slays, And one by one back in the Closet lays." - Omar Khayyam

"I do not get involved in the game to think that it is a future transition for me getting back into the ring. It was not my intention. I've stated many times that I did it for my son." - Bill Goldberg

"For me it was just important to play my game and believe until the end. Even now, Venus is not in the top 10, but you can still feel she can be back again." - Elena Vesnina

"When the director has a vision for a piece that I've never heard before, and they can back that up with visuals, and they talk a good game, I get really interested in the world that they're trying to create." - Josh Hartnett

"The whole acting game can sometimes be a bit false, and you meet a lot of people in it for the fame - so there's nothing I love more than going back to Essex." - Michelle Dockery

"The things that are happening to me are unbelievable. I'm actually busier right now than when I played football. This is almost like I'm coming back out of retirement. It will be fun to see myself in the game." - Jerry Rice

"When I look back at football, I've always said to myself, 'I'd rather leave the game and have something in my tank rather than have left all of me out on the field.'" - Richard Seymour

"A couple of my teammates have the rare Ford F650 Super Truck, and they're kitted out with everything - even flat-screen TVs for movies and video-game systems in the back." - Ndamukong Suh

"I mean, I can actually say goodbye to the game of golf, never hit another golf shot the rest of my life and I'd be happy because I can get back in life without any rotation." - Greg Norman

"Such are the mass of the supporters of either party. They derive their political opinions originally from some family tradition or some fanciful preference, but they back them with all the passion of sportsmen. In a vague subconscious way they know it is a game, but they happen to enjoy playing the game." - Hilaire Belloc

"Entrepreneurship is like a computer game in which you have to master every level before achieving success. Startups repeatedly stumble and have to go back to the drawing board. The best way to skip some levels and to increase the odds of survival is to learn from others who have already played the game." - Vivek Wadhwa

"You look at a Pete Rose to be the terrific athlete he is and then he falls on hard times, but when he played the game, I got something from the way he played the game because he hustled every play, and just because he had one mistake in his life, am I supposed to throw back everything that I gained from him?" - Walter Payton

"I think the running game is very important to every offense. Being balanced is extremely important. There's times where you have to throw the ball. You could be down late in the game, you need to come back; you have to be able to pass it when they know you're passing it." - Tom Brady

"On my first bowhunt on the property a few years back, I was on my own for twenty-two days and killed an amazing thirty-three head of big game. I'm surprised I even came home. I was in heaven." - Ted Nugent

"For me, the stereoscopic imagery was a new game to play with. Surprisingly enough, it's also a return to tradition. I'm back with paper-looking puppets moving about in several layers of theatrical backgrounds." - Michel Ocelot

"Find a way to get back in to the game, find a way to build a partnership, find a way to get bowling partnerships, find a way to catch a ball, find a way to stop it." - Shane Warne

"In England, footballers are respected more, the game is more noble, there's less cheating. Every Spaniard who goes loves it - and comes back a better player. If I had ever left, it would have been to England." - Xavi

"The only game. The game of thrones." - George R R Martin

"After the game is before the game." - Sepp Herberger

"The game taught me the game." - Edwin Lefevre

"Stay in the game until the end of time." - Tupac Shakur

"In golf, humiliations are the essence of the game." - Alistair Cooke

"The most essential quality in the game is passion" - Philipp Lahm

"Chiropractic was the key to keeping me in the game." - Jerry Rice

"Win the game in your mind, before the starting whistle." - William Cranch Bond

"It's kind of like a revenge thing. Yeah, we beat them twice in a row, but they beat us last. We want to get that back. It worked out perfectly with this being the last game of the year. I think it will be a great game." - Lindsey Harding

"Then there's going to be another project I am involved with, in fact, I'm going back to film it next week. It's a game for the Internet called Advance Warriors, and my character is Max, who is blind, but he has special powers. It will be a new game played on the Internet." - Jeremy Bulloch

"He [Phil Jackson] is such a basketball genius in terms of the details of the game, the little nuances of the game and the rhythm of the game." - Kobe Bryant

"I want to go get a stop on defense so James can do it again. It was a big spurt for him. That made then get out of their game plan and play him closer. But when he does that, we want to make sure we capitalize and get timely stops. And that's what got us right back in the game." - Chris Bosh

"I'm very pleased with all of our guys. We had the one good game offensively in Cleveland. We just need that one moment. We have to have a one-game winning streak tomorrow, and if we do that, I really would be feeling pretty good about going back to Cleveland." - Joe Maddon

"We're pushing the limits of what a game is, and they think I'm beyond this limit. There will always be purists, but we've never got that push-back from businesses or consumers. Game dynamics are too powerful to leave bottled up in games." - Seth Priebatsch

"I can't give up. It's a rap thang. And I ain't goin back to the crack game." - Tupac Shakur

"Nowadays, the game is all bugged out, Phony, like back when Hammer tried to come thugged out." - Daniel Dumile

"You just can't let the outside world affect your game.You can't hold anything back. You can't play a different game." - Carson Palmer

"[Kyle Chandler]definitely helped me out a lot, stepped up my game. Just like the volleying back and forth." - Michael B Jordan

"The game is my life. It demands loyalty and responsibility, and it gives me back fulfillment and peace." - Michael Jordan

"I always play every game like my back is against the wall, that this could be it." - Shaun Alexander

"Obviously after such a long gap, one itches to get back to the game and score big runs." - Sachin Tendulkar

"The game is my wife. It demands loyalty and responsibility, and it gives me back fulfillment and peace." - Michael Jordan

"Well, I think just a desire to come back and be a part of the game again." - Mario Lemieux

"College football is the only game in the country, of any kind, that the college game is longer than the pro game." - Nick Saban

"The kid looks good in his first game." - Gordie Howe

"War is the only game in which both sides lose." - Walter Scott

"The game replaces sexual enjoyment by pleasure in movement." - Sigmund Freud

"We were outplayed in every facet of the game" - Michael Clarke

"In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate." - Isaac Asimov

"The game is in a neutral country for both teams." - David Beckham

"I think he's the best quarterback in this game" - Andre Johnson

"All obvious moves look dubious in analysis after the game." - Viktor Korchnoi

"You can't have a conscience in the pimp game." - Mark Wahlberg

"There are six-million shots in the game of pool." - Albert Einstein

"Once you're in the game, you forget about everything." - Manu Ginobili

"It's just, it's fun to stay in the game." - Stan Lee

"In the art game we do our own cooking." - Sara Genn

"I've done a song with almost everybody in the game." - Two Chainz

"Life is a game in which happiness is the goal." - Frederick Lenz

"I'm a firm believer in the hustle game." - Eric Snow

"To win you've got to stay in the game." - Claude M Bristol



Back in the Game, Back in the Day, Stabbed in the Back, Journey the Game, Knowing the Game, Play the Game, The Blame Game, The Lying Game, Winning the Game, Back in Home, Back in Love, Back in Time, Knife in Back, Just Playing the Game, Passion for the Game, Playing the Blame Game, Playing the Game Right, Playing the Long Game, Playing the Same Game, Rules of the Game, Game Over in Love, The Love of the Game, Back Against the Wall, Take Back the Night, Falling Back in Love, Getting Back in Shape, Go Back in Time, Going Back in Time, If I Could Go Back in Time,