Quotes with played
If you had told me as a young boy I would have played for and won trophies with my boyhood club Manchester United, proudly captained and played for my country over one hundred times and lined up for some of the biggest clubs in the world, I would have told you it was a fantasy. I'm fortunate to have realized those dreams.
In a statement announcing his retirement on May 16, 2013.
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant time. It is true that you are quietly shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front seat as spectator, and if you have really played your part you are more content to sit down and watch.
I played harder that day than I ever played before or ever will again.
About finishing second during 1938 Oakland Open.
The disruptive powers of excessive national fecundity may have played a greater part of bursting the bonds of convention than either the power of ideas or the errors of autocracy.
The Economic Consequence of Peace (1919)
Love is a dirty trick played on us to achieve the continuation of the species.
Love is only a dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species.
Bond is an enigmatic character. My only real clue to his personality was a line from one of the books, where he said that he didn't particularly enjoy killing people, but he took pride in doing it well. So that was how I played him.
I'd have even more assists if I played on a club with better shooters.
Interview in Sports Illustrated, March 30, 1981.
It's really weird to be playing chords again. Haven't played chords for a long time. I realised I haven't played chord changes since OK Computer and stuff like that.
When I played, I would face up to a defender, I would beat him with my eyes, send him the wrong way; I would look one way and then go the other. Defenders would just kick me in frustration. They would foul me because they couldn't stop me, or because I would confuse them with my movement. I would move my eyes, my legs or my body, but not always the ball.
I was never a leading lady, never fit in that category. So, I played bag ladies and anything else you can think of. I played secretaries and the like.
Interview on November 28, 2000 by Karen Herman. About her early career.
There was nothing to criticize, except his not knowing or caring about the way the game of politics is played.
About his opponent during 1908 Presidential race.
There's been a lot of stories about how I got to be called Duke. One was that I played the part of a duke in a school play--which I never did. Sometimes, they even said I was descended from royalty! It was all a lot of rubbish. Hell, the truth is that I was named after a dog!