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Play Quotes

The word ‘play’ conjures up images of fun and frolic. Any game, whether indoors or outdoors, does a world of good to every toddler’s life. From making the best of pals, to learning co ordination, to understanding team work and sportsmanship, it does so much more than just entertain them. Playing outdoor games involves physical exercise which is essential in the developmental stages. A perfect balance between play and work is ideal for healthy living. Read the following quotations on play to know more.

Tom Ellis

It's always fun to play bad characters.

Dustin Diamond

Eat some pizza, play some Xbox, watch some TV. Gross? Maybe. Me? Yes.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

You can't win if you don't play as a unit.

Patrick Mahomes

Definitely, as a competitor, you want to get out there and play.

Zooey Deschanel

I like to play the ukulele, but I'm not, like, awesome at it. I mostly play the piano and the guitar.

Margot Robbie

Every time I see a piano, I have this urge to play it.

Brie Larson

Women are such strong, powerful leaders, and a lot of the time, we play it silent.

Willie Nelson

Ninety-nine percent of the world's lovers are not with their first choice. That's what makes the jukebox play.

Josh Brolin

I was invited to a couple of races, but I was doing a play in New York.

Rajon Rondo

I play the game hard; I play the game with an edge.

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Obviously, Kobe is one of the greatest players to ever play the game.

Kristen Bell

I'm not homely enough to play the nerdy girl and not nearly pretty enough to play the pretty girl.

Holland Taylor

I've never written a play before, and I'll never write one again. You can quote me.

Gareth Bale

I play computer games, watch TV and do what normal people do.

Dakota Fanning

When I go home, I play with my baby dolls and strollers and diaper bags, and play with my sisters.

Jessica Alba

I wish I could speak Spanish, because it would be a lot easier to play more interesting roles.

Nick Foles

I can't play football forever.

Mary Elizabeth Winstead

You don't have to play masculine to be a strong woman.


To play a soccer game, you have to be in very good shape.

James Rodriguez

I just want to play week in, week out.

Xi Jinping

China will continue to play its part as a major and responsible country.

Anya Taylor-Joy

I've been quite lucky in that the roles that I've been able to play are all kind of outsiders.

Sam Claflin

I don't go to royal parties or play polo on horseback. No, I don't hang out with the posh crowd, if that makes sense.

John Cena

I don't play a character. It's totally just an extension of myself.

Dak Prescott

There are a lot of guys who play in pro-style offenses who are not prepared when they come out of college. Either you're coaching the quarterback to be a quarterback, or you're not.

Jimmy Butler

It's the heart that I play with on every single possession. And that's all that it is.

Holland Taylor

I've had some marvelous parts, but I'm also asked to play characters who are kind of superficial people.

Charlize Theron

Hey, I'm a girl, and we like to play dress-up.

Dustin Diamond

I'm left handed, but my dad taught me to play guitar right-handed.

Edinson Cavani

I play for pleasure, for the passion that I have as a football player.

Ewan McGregor

I really want to play Princess Leia. Stick some big pastries on my head. Now that would be interesting.

Kawhi Leonard

That's how I grew up. Just play defense - and make a basket.

Michael Jordan

Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.

Theodore Roosevelt

When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.

Matt Lucas

If I ever play Hamlet, it'll be in a dress!

Lionel Messi

What I do is play soccer, which is what I like.

Luis Suarez

I never imagined playing in El Clasico. I used to watch the games and look at photos, and I used to say how incredible to play in it was.

Dominic Thiem

I like to play tiebreaks, as that is when it gets interesting. Even when I was young, I enjoyed these kind of matches.

Jose Mourinho

I prefer to play against the best players and the best teams and the best coaches. Never personal.

Sundar Pichai

We ship a new version of Google Play Services every six weeks. Typically, 90 percent of users are on the new version of that.

Patrick Bamford

I've always believed that when I play up front and once I've scored, then I keep scoring.

Omar Khayyam

Oh, the brave music of a distant drum!

Naomi Osaka

When I play my match, everything else is completely not in my mind anymore.

Scarlett Johansson

I don't do damsel in distress very well. It's hard for me to play a victim.

Luis Suarez

Of course I would like to play with Cristiano Ronaldo - he is a great player.

Edinson Cavani

As long as I am playing football, I am prepared to play wherever I have to.

Tim Curry

Contrary to popular belief, I don't just play dreadful old villains.

Wayne Gretzky

It's an honour and a thrill and a privilege just to play in the NHL.

John Mason Brown

I love baseball, especially this time of year. To rub shoulders with Goose and the other guys is an added treat.

Alec Baldwin

When I get onstage in a play, I feel very safe, very protected, very fulfilled.

Dominic Thiem

It was a big pleasure to play a Grand Slam match on my birthday.

Emmanuel Macron

The state has an offensive and defensive role to play as promoter of industrial policies, as regulator and as shareholder.

Alan Rickman

Each character I play has different dimensions. I'm not interested in words that pull them together.

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Lenny Kravitz

I don't play the tuba.

Miguel de Cervantes

Those who'll play with cats must expect to be scratched.

Elisabeth Shue

I spent my whole life trying to play the games males play.

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James Rodriguez

I only try to play good soccer.

Giannis Antetokounmpo

LeBron James is one of the best players in the league - and one of the best players to ever play the game.

Patrick Bamford

No one wants to sit on the bench and not play.

Kurt Cobain

I sing and play the guitar, and I'm a walking, talking bacterial infection.

Dakota Fanning

I was being groomed to be a tennis player for sure. My grandparents and parents realised I had a natural athletic ability and if I was forced to do it, I could probably do well. But all I wanted was to play pretend.

Carl Jung

The debt we owe to the play of imagination is incalculable.

Dominic West

I've always wanted to play more comic parts.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Actors are responsible to the people we play.

Scottie Pippen

If I had an opportunity to hand-pick a team that I wanted to play in the NBA Finals, it would probably be the Lakers.

Rajon Rondo

I play the game the right way.

John Krasinski

I got fired from being a lunch-shift bartender because I had a reading of a play.

Steve Nash

Anytime you play a finalist it's going to be a challenge.


I can't protect myself when I'm not facing the play.

Hank Williams

I think I'm good enough to play and sing.

Groucho Marx

I didn't like the play, but then I saw it under adverse conditions - the curtain was up.

Naomi Osaka

I'm just really excited every time I play a match.

Alicia Keys

But when I first fell in love with the piano, I knew it was me. I was dying to play.

Catherine O'Hara

If Chance the Rapper was on tour in L.A., I would try and play with him. I love him.

Gwen Stefani

I would love to learn to play something so I don't have to rely on someone to collaborate with.

Dustin Diamond

If we could sell 100,000 units every album, that would rock. We'd have a big cult following, we'd have a built-in fanbase so we could pretty much play anywhere, people would show up and rock out.

Finn Wittrock

I would love to play Henry IV, Henry V, and Hamlet.

Philip Seymour Hoffman

I don't get nervous when I'm directing a play. It's not like acting.

Rami Malek

I'm just trying to play against ethnicity. I got to play a guy from Louisiana in 'The Pacific' named Merriell Shelton, and now I'm playing Elliot Alderman.

Mike Pence

My votes against the education bill and my votes against the Medicare bill got huge play at home.

Patrick Bamford

My dream was to play for Chelsea - maybe I was bit naive.

Richard Burton

When I played drunks I had to remain sober because I didn't know how to play them when I was drunk.

Russell Wilson

I took a huge risk leaving baseball, because I was predicted to play in the big leagues. I'm kind of a prototypical second baseman.

Brittany Murphy

I can play any instrument if you give me 20 minutes.

Jesse Metcalfe

I sing a bit and play guitar.

Amitabh Bachchan

I'd love to romance Aishwarya Rai. But I'm 58 now. So I have to play her father.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

I wanted to play baseball!

Hank Williams

I have noticed that these pop bands will play our hillbilly songs when they cain't eat any other way!

Kim Kardashian

I play into the perception of me, but it's not really me.

Angelina Jolie

I always play women I would date.

Stephen Curry

You can play fast but not in a hurry. As a point guard, I can dictate that.

Amber Heard

If I were a man, I'd be allowed to play roles that were compelling and drove an audience to an emotional response.

Hilary Swank

I like to play women who blaze trails.

Carla Gugino

My tendency as an actor is, when there's a certain energy, I feel a challenge to match it, to come up to that plate and play on the same level.

Michel de Montaigne

It should be noted that children at play are not playing about; their games should be seen as their most serious-minded activity.

Mia Hamm

I don't like to play rough, but I will if I have to.

Patrick Mahomes

Coach Reid is a great teacher. He understands how people learn, understands how to get people to get the concept of what the play is and why we're running it.

Richard Burton

Anyone can play Henry VIII. I mean, even Robert Shaw... has played it.

Brittany Murphy

And as much as I love the gritty characters, I like to play all sorts of characters. I'm an actor. I love to create.

Chadwick Boseman

I would love to play Jimi Hendrix.