Quotes of Stadium

“ Yankee Stadium is my favorite stadium; I'm not going to lie to you. There's a certain feel you get in Yankee Stadium. ”

- Derek Jeter

“ The fact that we don't know this man, isn't important really. Cause his experience is our experience, and his fate is our fate. Vani tass, vani tatum, et omni i vani tass, says the preacher. All is vanity I think that's a pretty good epitaph for all of us… ”

- Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider

“ While others whined and criticized those in politics, Sonny got into the political arena. ”

- George W. Bush

“ To pitch a perfect game wearing pinstripes at Yankee Stadium, it's unbelievable. Growing up a Yankee fan, to come out here and make history, it really is a dream come true. ”

- david wells

“ Courage and grace are a formidable mixture. The only place to see it is in the bullring. ”

- Marlene Dietrich

“ When falls the Coliseum, Rome shall fall;And when Rome falls — the World. ”

- Lord Byron

“ I have to say I've worked very few days of my life. I used to have to cut the lawn, and when I was in junior high school, I worked at a concession stand at a stadium. ”

- Steve Nash

“ Broadway is a tough, tough arena for singing. ”

- Julie Andrews

“ It's a great opportunity for me and hopefully a great opportunity for the state of Pennsylvania to make some changes. ”

- Lynn Swann

“ What history? What tradition? Losing four Super Bowls? Not selling out at (former home stadium) Met Stadium? ”

- Mike Tice

“ The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, the amphitheatres, for wild beasts to fight in. ”

- Voltaire

“ You feel quite distant by playing at huge stadiums year after year, where you only can see a great darkness in front of you. ”

- Robert Plant

“ To play 18 years in Yankee Stadium is the best thing that could ever happen to a ballplayer. ”

- Mickey Mantle

“ A university is a college with a stadium seating over 40,000. ”

- Leonard L. Levinson

“ Walking into the Olympic stadium at the Opening Ceremony of my first Olympic Games is a moment that I will never forget. ”

- Steve Kettner

“ The crack of a bat sounded amplified in cavernous Yankee Stadium, sprinkled lightly with fans on a cool September evening. ”

- William E. Geist

“ You can't walk through a neighborhood in most Muslim communities without being exposed to a street, school or stadium honoring a terrorist. Gaza alone has more than 300 streets named for shahids. ”

- Suzanne Fields

“ A defendant on trial for a specific crime is entitled to his day in court, not in a stadium or a city or nationwide arena. ”

- Tom C. Clark

“ My kid was a great baseball player. I thought I had it made. Front-row seats at Yankee Stadium. Then he turned sixteen and wanted to be a rapper. ”

- James Caan

“ Referring to the bad sun conditions in left field at the stadium: It gets late out there early. ”

- Yogi Berra

“ We're looking at ideas to remodel Arrowhead Stadium. It's 30 years old and it's not a good American soccer stadium. We're looking at ways to improve Arrowhead-which is oriented for NFL games — for our spectators. ”

- Lamar Hunt

“ Behold then Septimus Dodge returning to Dodge-town victorious. Not crowned with laurel, it is true, but wreathed in lists of things he has seen and sucked dry. Seen and sucked dry, you know: Venus de Milo, the Rhine or the Coliseum: swallowed like so many clams, and left the shells. ”

- D. H. Lawrence

“ No two (stadiums) are going to be exactly alike,... Each one will be part of the community, and that's another important factor. It's the type of identity we've not had before. It was hard to have that identity playing in the Cotton Bowl. ”

- Lamar Hunt

“ I get involved with the set design, lighting and the use of film because I always hated seeing bands in arenas. They usually suck. You're not meant to see rock shows there. You're meant to see a basketball game. In approaching the idea of arenas, I asked, 'What can I do in arenas I can't do elsewhere?' I tried to make it unique, help frame the music, and make it more like theater, so it starts at one place and winds up at another. ”

- Trent Reznor

“ I don't see any reason to quit playing. I'll be doing this at least till I get to a hundred and something. You know, I ain't got far to go. But I'm still going to be playing, as long as I have good ideas, and can play as I do. ”

- Claude Williams

“ After the cheers have died down and the stadium is empty, after the headlines have been written and after you are back in the quiet of your room and the championship ring has been placed on the dresser and all the pomp and fanfare has faded, the enduring things that are left are: the dedication to excellence, the dedication to victory, and the dedication to doing with our lives the very best we can to make the world a better place in which to live. ”

- Vince Lombardi

“ I saw the U.S. game and the street scenes were unbelievable. That was the greatest atmosphere I've ever felt at a sporting event. Part of it was the stunning stadium in Daegu, but it was mostly the fans. ”

- Lamar Hunt

“ San Francisco has always been my favorite booing city. I don't mean the people boo louder or longer, but there is a very special intimacy. When they boo you, you know they mean you. Music, that's what it is to me. One time in Kezar Stadium they gave me a standing boo. ”

- George Halas

“ There really is no need to sell 10 million copies of your album and while that situation would certainly have helped us, it's not what we're about. Looking back now I'm sort of glad that I never ended up being a rock star and standing on a PA stack in a stadium waving a white flag round, if you know what I mean. ”

- Robert Forster

“ It has been said that the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games is something that an athlete will remember for the rest of their life. It is true. That moment when you walk into the Olympic Stadium as part of the Australian Olympic Team, is a moment that I will never forget. ”

- Jeff Fenech
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