howard cosell Quotes

Mommy, why does daddy cuss the TV and call it Howard?
— Howard Cosell
I'm one helluva communicator.
— Howard Cosell
Boxing is drama on its grandest scale.
tags: drama
— Howard Cosell
Ladies and Gentleman, the Bronx is burning.
— Howard Cosell
The time may have come to say goodbye to Muhammad Ali, because very honestly, I don't think he can beat George Foreman.
tags: time goodbye
— Howard Cosell
The importance that our society attaches to sport is incredible. After all, is football a game or a religion? The people of this country have allowed sports to get completely out of hand.
tags: people society games football
— Howard Cosell
An unspeakable tragedy, confirmed to us by ABC News in New York City: John Lennon, outside of his apartment building on the West Side of New York City, the most famous, perhaps, of all the Beatles, shot twice in the back, rushed to Roosevelt Hospital, dead ... on ... arrival. Hard to go back to the game after that news flash, which in duty bound, we have to take.
tags: tragedy games
— Howard Cosell
I was right to back Muhammad Ali, but it caused me major enmity in many areas of this nation.
tags: right
— Howard Cosell
O. J. has an uncanny instinct for sensing when to make the move, when to makethe cut. He can kill you with a headfake, he can kill you with the swiftness of his legsand the ability to be in a direction at any single second. He also kills you with hisvariation of speed... (on some of the ways O. J. Simpson can kill)
tags: instinct
— Howard Cosell
Sports is the toy department of human life.
tags: human
— Howard Cosell
Then there is a still higher type of courage - the courage to brave pain, to live with it, to never let others know of it and to still find joy in life; to wake up in the morning with an enthusiasm for the day ahead.
tags: pain joy live courage
— Howard Cosell
What's right isn't always popular. What's popular isn't always right.
tags: right
— Howard Cosell
The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and that you have gotten the most out of what you had to give.
tags: knowing victory competition
— Howard Cosell
Sports is human life in microcosm.
tags: human
— Howard Cosell
Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier!
— Howard Cosell
After all, is football a game or a religion?
tags: games football
— Howard Cosell
Stand for something. Don't quest for popularity at the expense of morality and ethics and honesty.
tags: honesty morality ethics
— Howard Cosell
Arrogant, pompous, obnoxious, vain, cruel, verbose, a showoff. I have been called all of these. Of course, I am.
— Howard Cosell
Unlike any other sport, the objective in boxing is chillingly simple: One man purposefully endeavors to inflict bodily harm on another man.
tags: men
— Howard Cosell
howard cosell
Birth    : March 25, 1918
Death  : April 23, 1995
Occupation  : Journalist

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