Our Daily Bleg: Have Any Great Sports Quotes?
Our resident quote bleggar Fred Shapiro, editor of the Yale Book of Quotations, is back with another request. If you have a bleg of your own — it needn’t have anything to do with quotations — send it along here.
Thanks to those who took the trouble to read the “Serenity Prayer” articles and comment on the arguments made. Perhaps Google’s announcement of a large newspaper digitization effort will result in more evidence shedding light on the prayer’s origins.
This week I invite suggestions of famous or particularly witty 21st-century quotations from the world of sports. As always, “21st century” means 2000 or 2001 to the present.