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The 50 All-Time Greatest Sports Movie Quotes

Dan CarsonTrending Lead WriterMarch 5, 2014

The 50 All-Time Greatest Sports Movie Quotes

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    Cubic acres of good, fresh air have been wasted debating the top sports movie lines of all time. And the arguments never change.

    "Remember [funny quote]? That killed me."

    "Yea, but what about [inspirational monologue]? Makes me cry the good tears and drunk dial old teammates."

    Everyone has their personal favorites, but it's time to get down to brass bugles: some quotes stand head and shoulders above the rest. They are the bluebloods, and for whatever reason—be it humor, depth of meaning or pure whimsy—they've burrowed into our hearts and minds forever.

    The following are the 50 all-time greatest sports movie quotes.

     

50. The Golden Rule (The Longest Yard)

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49. #TownieProblems (Breaking Away)

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48. Chicks Dig Scars (The Replacements)

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47. A Motto for Life (Cool Runnings)

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46. Murray's Code (Space Jam)

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45. It's so Simple... (Major League)

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44. You Are What You Eat (Rocky)

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43. Boxing Equals Insane (Million Dollar Baby)

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42. Getting a Grip (The Legend of Bagger Vance)

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41. The 'Ship (Hard Ball)

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40. Helping Rod (Jerry Maguire)

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39. Ducks Fly Together (The Mighty Ducks)

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38. What's the Rule? (Million Dollar Baby)

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37. Sizzler Time! (White Men Can't Jump)

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36. Practice Makes Perfect (Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story)

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35. All Night Long (The Waterboy)

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34. Mr. T Makes His Mark (Rocky III)

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33. The Ricky Bobby Philosophy (Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby)

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32. Challenge Accepted (White Men Can't Jump)

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31. Fortune Favors the Bold (Rudy)

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30. The Church of Baseball (Bull Durham)

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29. Caddying for the Dalai Lama (Caddyshack)

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28. Building Bombs (Rocky Balboa)

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27. Being the Ball (Caddyshack)

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26. Colonel Sanders Is Wrong (The Waterboy)

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25. The Final Shot (Hoosiers)

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24. The Distance (Rocky)

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23. Stick It Where the Sun Don't Shine (Bad News Bears)

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22. Passion of the Curveball (Major League)

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21. The Retired Bull (Raging Bull)

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20. A Hard Truth (Mr. Baseball)

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19. The Truth (He Got Game)

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18. Basha's Wisdom (Caddyshack)

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17. This Isn't a Game, Bob (Happy Gilmore)

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16. Lessons for Life (The Karate Kid)

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15. Build It and They Will Come (Field of Dreams)

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14. Breaking Rocky (Rocky IV)

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13. Leaving No Doubt (Remember the Titans)

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12. Ooh Medieval Woman (Caddyshack)

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11. True Perfection (Friday Night Lights)

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10. The Winner (The Natural)

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9. Like a Girl (The Sandlot)

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8. Zero Crying in Baseball (A League of Their Own)

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7. We Want the Money (Jerry Maguire)

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6. You'll Be the Death of Us, Smalls (The Sandlot)

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5. You Have a Problem with That? (The Karate Kid)

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4. The Speech to End All Speeches (Miracle)

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3. A Game of Inches (Any Given Sunday)

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2. A Bit Outside (Major League)

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1. I Cry Every Time (Rocky II)

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