Intimidating sports phrases
Running a business is like riding a roller coaster.Although it is fun and exciting, there will be times when you feel scared and powerless.
~George Raveling football saying The reason women don't play football is because eleven of them would never wear the same outfit in public. ~George Plimpton You need to play with supreme confidence, or else you'll lose again, and then losing becomes a habit.~Merlin Olsen quotes I have seen women walk right past a TV set with a football game on and - this always amazes me - not stop to watch, even if the TV is showing replays of what we call a "good hit," which is a tackle that causes at least one major internal organ to actually fly out of a player's body.~Dave Barry I like to believe that my best hits border on felonious assault.~Mike Alexander Football is not a game but a religion, a metaphysical island of fundamental truth in a highly verbalized, disguised society, a throwback of 30,000 generations of anthropological time.~Arnold Mandell I do not like football, which I think of as a game in which two tractors approach each other from opposite directions and collide.~Philip Stubbes quotes Sure, luck means a lot in football. ~ Bo Jackson College football is a sport that bears the same relation to education that bullfighting does to agriculture.
~Elbert Hubbard Watching football is like watching pornography.
At the minimum, a prepositional phrase will begin with a preposition and end with a noun, pronoun, gerund, or clause, the "object" of the preposition.
The object of the preposition will often have one or more modifiers to describe it.
Besides, I have contempt for a game in which players have to wear so much equipment.
Men play basketball in their underwear, which seems just right to me. I get paid to play, to win, to give the city pride, so maybe everybody can forget for a little while how hard life is.
~Irwin Shaw It was an ideal day for football - too cold for the spectators and too cold for the players.